Biographical Sketch
Physics Department
Clarkson University
Potsdam, NY 13699-5820
Phone: (315) 268-2378
Fax: (315) 268-6670



Appointments (permanent)

  • Professor of Physics, Clarkson University since 2003
    Associate Professor, Clarkson University 1987
    Initial appointment (as Assist. Prof.) 1987
  • R&D Engineer, El-Op: Electro-Optical Industry, Israel 1984-1985


Appointments (visiting and short term)


Synergetic Activities, Honors

  • American Physical Society Fellow 2004
  • Included in 7th edition of Who is Who Among America's Teachers, 2002
  • Best Popular Science Paper for 2001,
    Ministry of Science and Education, Israel (with R. Cohen and S. Havlin) 2002
  • Advisor to the SPS Chapter at Clarkson University 1987-1999
  • SPS Honorary Society 1990
  • Organizer of 3rd Statistical Physics at the 45th Parallel meeting, Clarkson University 1989
  • Weizmann Fellow 1985-1987
  • Landau Prize for Excellence in Ph.D. Studies 1983
  • Bar-Ilan University Prize for Excellence in Ph.D. Studies 1982
  • Bar-Ilan University Prize for Excellence in M.Sc. Studies 1981
  • B. Locker Prize for Excellence in B.Sc. Studies 1979


Full list of publications

Research interest

Book: Diffusion and Reactions in Fractals and Disordered Systems

My work reported in the media

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