Scholars 2007

Past - Historians, Authors of Major Works of History

Abt Oded

Abt Oded

Personal Details: 
Graduate School of Historical Studies - TAU 
Email: abtoded@post.tau.ac.il 
odedabt@012.net.il

Title of Research:
"Muslims' Descendants in Southeast China and Taiwan - Assimilation and Dissimilation"
Summary of Research, September 2007

Elyada Aya

Elyada Aya

Personal Details: 
School of History, Tel Aviv University 

Title of Research:
"Early Modern Christian Literature on Yiddish in the German-Speaking World" 

Eyal Hillel

Eyal Hillel

Personal Details:
History Department, University of California - Los Angeles, USA 

Title of Research: 
"Colonizing the Colonizer: Spanish Immigrants and Creoles in Late Colonial Mexico City"

Forand Bruno Joseph

Forand Bruno Joseph

Personal Details: 
Centre Roland Mousnier (CRM-CNRS) IRCOM - Université de Paris IV Sorbonne, France

Title of Research:
"The Figure of the Ideal Historian in the Sixteenth Century: The Construction of an Ideality in Renaissance's Historiography"

Keren Ella (Emanuella)

Keren Ella (Emanuella)

Personal Details: 
School of History, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Title of Research: 
"The Making of Ghanaian Historiography"

STERNHELL Yael A.

STERNHELL Yael A.

Department of History, Princeton University, USA
"Revolution in Motion: Human Mobility and the Transformation of the South, 1861-1865"

Yuval Amnon

Yuval Amnon

Personal Details: 
Histoire et Civilisation - Ecole des Hautes études en Sciences Sociales, France

Title of Research: 
"The Politics of Emotions: Henry Redhead Yorke, Helen Maria William and the Disenchantment of the French Revolution"

Present - Contemporary Music

Abramov-van Rijk Elena

Abramov-van Rijk Elena

Personal Details: 
Musicology Department, Tel Aviv University
Email: vanrijk@mscc.huji.ac.il

Title of Research: 
"The Functioning and Formation of the Written Musical Repertoire in Fourteenth Century Italy"
Summary of Research, December 2007

Katz Alexandra

Katz Alexandra

Musicology Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel
"Metaphor as Representation of Musical Thought: Interactions between Categories of Images and Music Parameters"

Kohn (Cohen) Dafna

Kohn (Cohen) Dafna

Personal Details: 
Musicology Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Title of Research: 
"Music and Movement: The Relationship between Musical Parameters, Bodily Movement Responses, and Listeners' Images of Motion"

Papalexandri-Alexandri Marianthi

Papalexandri-Alexandri Marianthi

Personal Details: 
Department of Music - Composition, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), USA

Title of Research: 
Ph.D in Composition

RINGEL Itamar A.

RINGEL Itamar A.

Strings Department, New England Conservatory of Music, USA
"Folk Music References in Gy├Ârgy Ligeti's Sonata for Viola Solo"

Seter Ronit

Seter Ronit

Personal Details: 
Musicology Department - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


Title of Research:
 
"Nationalism, Orientalism, and Folklorism in Jewish-Israeli Art Music, 1940-2000"

SOKER Tal

SOKER Tal

Musicology Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel
"Contextualizing Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's Solo Concerti - A Study of His Works according to 18th Century German Music Theory and Aesthetics"

Future - Quest for Energy

Amunts Alexey Michael

Amunts Alexey Michael

Personal Details: 
Biochemistry Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Arenson Mordechai

Arenson Mordechai

Personal Details: 
Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Faculty of Engineering Tel Aviv University, Israel

Title of Research: 
"Solar Collectors with Circular Geometry"

Carmeli Itai

Carmeli Itai

Personal Details:
Chemistry Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Title of Research: 
"Fabrication and Function of Hybrid Photosystem I Protein - Solid StatePhotoelectronic Devices"

Mittelman Gur Shlomo

Mittelman Gur Shlomo

Personal Details:
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, USA

Title of Research: 
"Integral Collector Storage (ICS) Solar Water Heating Systems Advanced Energy Efficient Residential Roof System Intergrating Photovoltaic Panels"

RINGSMUTH Andrew Karl

RINGSMUTH Andrew Karl

Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, Australia
"Structural Biology of Solar Energy Capture: Towards High Efficiency Bio-fuel Production"

TRAVITSKY Nina

TRAVITSKY Nina

Chemistry Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel
"Platinum and Platinum Alloy Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction in Fuel Cells"

Wissner-Gross Alexander David

Wissner-Gross Alexander David

Personal Details: 
Department of Physics, Harvard University, USA

Title of Research: 
"Solar Thermal Energy Buffering Using Nanostructured Diamond for Heat Exchange"