Group Members

Ramy Brustein

Ramy Brustein

Principal investigator

Black holes, Cosmology, Gravity, etc…

Joey Medved

Joey Medved

Frequent visitor

Quantum black holes, Cosmology, Gravity

Tamar Simhon

Tamar Simhon

PhD Student

2019 – Black holes

Tom Shindelman

Tom Shindelman

PhD student

2021 – 

Yotam Sherf

Yotam Sherf

PhD student

2018 – Quantum black holes, Gravity

Yoav Zigdon

Yoav Zigdon

PhD student

2019 – String theory, Quantum cosmology, Quantum black holes

Lilian Saiegh

Lilian Saiegh

MSc Student

2020 – 

Shani Avitan

Shani Avitan

MSc Student

2020 – 

Previous Students

Ira Wolfson

2012 - 2019, Cosmology

Currently a post-doc at SISSA, Trieste, Italy

Yotam Sherf, MSc

2015 - 2017, Gravity

Currently a PhD student at Ben Gurion University

Yoav Zigdon, MSc

2016 - 2018, Quantum black holes

Currently a PhD student at Ben Gurion University

Yael Raveh

2015 - 2017, Particle Phenomenology

Currently a PhD student at the Technion, Israel

Judith Kupferman

2008 - 2014, Quantum black holes

Currently a Postdoc at Ben Gurion University

Eran Avraham

2013 - 2014, Canonical structure of higher derivative theories

Currently a PhD student at the Technion, Israel

Danny Levy

2006 - 2011, Research in cosmology

Currently working at a high-tech company

Ido Ben Dayan

2006 - 2010, Research in superstring cosmology

Currently a Professor at Ariel University

Amos Yarom

2001 - 2006, Research in thermodynamics of black holes and string theory

Currently a Professor at the Technion, Israel

Irit Maor

1997 - 2002, Research in cosmology

Currently a Professor at Louisiana State University

Merav Hadad

1996 - 2001, Research in string cosmology

Currently an instructor at the department of physics, Israel’s Open University

Previous Postdocs

Ido Ben Dayan

2015 - 2017, Quantum black holes, Cosmology, Modified gravity

Currently a Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at Ariel University, Israel

Lasma Alberte

2014 - 2015, Quantum black holes, Cosmology, Modified gravity

Currently a Postdoc at Imperial College, London, previously ICTP, Trieste, Italy

Andrei Khmelnitsky

2014 - 2015, Quantum black holes, Cosmology, Modified gravity

Currently a Postdoc at EPFL, Lausanne, previously at ICTP, Trieste, Italy

Michele Levi

2011 - 2012, Gravity, Cosmology

Currently at IPhT, Saclay, previously at the Institute d’Astrophysique, Paris, France

Merav Hadad

2005 - 2010, Gravity, Quantum black holes

Currently  at the department of physics, Israel’s Open University

Eric Novak

2001 - 2003, String theory, Cosmology

Currently a PhD student at the Technion, Israel

Stefano Foffa

1999 - 2001, String Cosmology, Astroparticles, Entropy

Currently a faculty researcher at the University of Geneva, Switzerland

David Oaknin

1997 - 2001, Astroparticles, Entaglement, Entropy

Currently at RAFAEL industry in Haifa, Israel

Amos Yarom

2001 - 2006, Research in thermodynamics of black holes and string theory

Currently a Professor at the Technion, Israel

Richard Madden

1996 - 1998, String cosmology