Congratulations to Dr. Anatoli Bekkerman for winning the Israel Vacuum Society’s “2018 Prize for Surface Science Excellence”. Anatoli has been a Research & Development Engineer in the Faculty’s Technical Shop facility, in charge of designing and manufacturing highly specific and precise devises for our Faculty research groups and Teaching Labs. In the letter of notification, the President of the society, Prof. Igor Rahinov states:
In recognitinon of your well reputed expertise in surface science as well as excellent technical and scientific capability that was manifested over the years in design of negative fullerene ion gun, development of unique UHV Helium-3 Spin-Echo spectroscopy apparatus, HF CVD diamond deposition tool and many other challenging projects concentrated on development, design and diligent technical support of experimental equipment for research and educational labs.
Mazal Tov Anatoli!