Dan Mordehai

Dan Mordehai
Associate Professor
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Office: 418, DK


  • 1997 - B.Sc., Physics and Mathematics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Talpiot).
  • 2006 - Physics (direct track), Tel-Aviv University.

Research Interests

  • Multiscale Materials Modelling - Molecular Dynamics (MD), Discrete Dislocation Dynamics (DDD).
  • Constitutive models for metals at the nanoscale.
  • Contact mechanics at the nanoscale.
  • Mechanical properties of material under irradiation.
  • The structure and properties of interfaces.
  • Dynamic properties of dislocations.

Guest Appointments

  • Post-doctoral research associate, Service de Recherches de Métallurgie Physique (SRMP), CEA/Saclay, France (2006-2008).
  • Post-doctoral research associate, Materials Engineering Department, Technion (2008-2011).

Honors and Awards

  • Enlisted on the dean's List, The Hebrew University in Jerusalem (1994-1995).
  • Award for excellent graduating officer of Talpiot (1997).
  • Award of excellence in teaching as teacher assistant, Tel Aviv University (2004).
  • Fine Fellowship (for 2 years, 10/2009-10/2011).