Personal and education
1928 - Born in Miskolc, Hungary.
1946 - Emigration to Israel.
1952 - M.Sc. in physics, The Hebrew University (H.U.)
1957 - Ph.D. in Physics , (H.U.)
1957/8 - Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Hull, Hull U.K.
1958 - Lecturer at the H.U.
1977 - Professor at the H.U.
1996 - Emeritus
Main research projects.
1951-7 - Electroluminescence and related effects in ZnS~ type phosphors.
1956-65- Electroluminescence in single crystals.
1964-73- Polytypism in ZnS: relationship between crystal structure and electrical and optical properties.
1966-75- Reflection spectroscopy and photoconductivity in rare gas solids.
1973-80- Optical and electronic properties of rare gas liquids.
1977-present Evolution of excitons and electron energy bands in simple fluids, using photoconduction, photoinjection,
absorption and reflection techniques.
1986-present Surface physics: gas adsorption and absorption.
1973 – 1998. Employing synchrotron radiation in the UK, Germany and the USA to perform some of the above projects.