דורון שילה

דורון שילה
קורות חיים
חדר: 218, DK


  • 1996 - B.S., Physics, Technion - I.I.T., Israel
  • 1996 - B.Sc., Materials Engineering, Technion - I.I.T., Israel
  • 1999 - M.Sc., Materials Engineering, Technion - I.I.T., Israel
  • 2003 - Ph.D., Materials Engineering, Technion - I.I.T., Israel

Research Interests

  • Nano and micro mechanics of materials.
  • Mechanical behavior of smart materials.
  • Mechanics and kinetics of domain switching in ferroelectric materials.
  • Micromechanics and kinetics of ferromagnetic shape memory alloys.
  • Mechanical behavior of free-standing submicron metallic films under pure tension.

Guest Appointments

  • Fellow, Lester Deutsch Post-Doctoral, Graduate Aeronautical Laboratories, Caltech - California Institute of Technology (2003-2004)

Honors and Awards

  • Post-Doctoral Lester Deutsch Fellowship (2003-2004)
  • Shenkar Family Prize for Ph. D. studies (2002)
  • Gutwirth Memorial Fellowship (2002)
  • Maayan and Dr. Avishay Katz Prize (2001)
  • Four Technion fellowships for distinction during Ph.D. studies (2000-2002)
  • Shenkar Family Prize for Project in Materials Engineering (1996)
  • President's Honor Student List for undergraduate students, each semester (1992-1996)

  • E. Faran and D. Shilo, "Twin Motion Faster than the Speed of Sound", Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 155501 (2010).
  • H. Drezner, D. Shilo, A. Dorogoy and E. Zolotoyabko, "Nano-scale mapping of elastic modules in biogenic composites: the nacre of mollusk shells", Advanced Functional Materials 20, 2723-2728 (2010).
  • S. Vollach and D. Shilo, "The Mechanical Response of Shape Memory Alloys under a Rapid Heating Pulse", Experimental Mechanics 50, 803-811 (2010)
  • Y. Ganor, D. Shilo, T. W. Shield, R. D. James, "Breaching the work output limitation of ferromagnetic shape memory alloys", Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 122509 (2008).
  • D. Shilo, H. Drezner and A. Dorogoy6 "Investigation of interface properties by nanoscale elastic modulus mapping", Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 035505 (2008).

מכאניקה של חומרים בסקאלות תת-מיקרוניות, התנהגות מכאנית של התקני MEMS, מנגנוני אקטואציה בחומרים חכמים בעלי חשיבות מיוחדת להתקני MEMS.