People

Group Leader

Ester Segal earned her B.Sc. (cum laude) in chemical engineering in 1997 from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Read more... Continue Reading Prof. Ester Segal
 

 

Lab Manager

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Dr. Naama Massad-Ivanir

Position: Department of Biotechnology and Food Engineering
email:  naamam@technion.ac.il
Phone:  04-8294223
Dr. Naama Massad-Ivanir is the manager of Prof. Ester Segal's lab. She received her B.Sc.degree in Biotechnology and Food Engineering from the Technion in 2006. She joined the Segal Lab on October 2007 and received her PhD in 2013. Her PhD thesis focused on the development and characterization of porous Silicon-based hybrids for biosensing applications. Read more... Continue Reading Dr. Naama Massad-Ivanir
 

Administrative Assistant

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Inbal Unger-Cavari

Position: Administrative Assistant
email:  inbalc@technion.ac.il
Phone:  04-8294223
Inbal Unger-Cavari is the administrative assistant of Prof. Ester Segal's Lab. She is currently an MBA student at the Technion. Read more... Continue Reading Inbal Unger-Cavari
 

Researchers

Racheli is a researcher, working on aptamer-based biosensors. She received her PhD in Biotechnology and Food Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in 2016, and joined the Segal lab in November 2017 Read more... Continue Reading Dr. Racheli Salama, Researcher
 
Nitzan holds a PhD in Plant Pathology and Agronomy. He has a vast academic and industrial experience, encompassing phytopathology, microbiology, post-harvest technologies and agriculture crop breeding. Dr. Nitzan will be working as a researcher, focusing on the Horizon 2020, NanoPack project. Read more... Continue Reading Dr. Nadav Nitzan, Researcher
 
Evgeni has over 15 years of experience in Polymer science. He received his BSc and MSc in Chemical Engineering from the Technion and PhD in Materials Nanotechnology from the University of Perugia, Italy. Read more... Continue Reading Dr. Evgeni Zelikman, Researcher
 

Graduate Students

Michal received her B.Sc. in Biotechnology and Food Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (2014). She is currently a Ph.D student at the Department of Biotechnology and Food Engineering. Read more... Continue Reading Michal Rosenberg, Ph.D student
 
Sofi is an M.Sc student at the department of Biotechnology and Food Engineering. Read more... Continue Reading Sofi Arshavsky-Graham, Ph.D. student
 
Ofer received his B.Sc in Biotechnology and Food Engineering from the Technion in 2012 (Summa cum laude). His published undergraduate research examined the effect of different aldohexoses on the micellization of beta casein using pyrene as a fluorescent probe. Read more... Continue Reading Ofer Printz-Setter, M.Sc student
 
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Talya Borkum, M.Sc student

Talya is a M.Sc student in Biotechnology and Food Engineering. She joined Prof. Ester Segal's lab this summer. Continue Reading Talya Borkum, M.Sc student
 
Lia is a master student in Food Science at ETH Zurich, majoring in Food Processing. Read more... Continue Reading Lia Baumann, M.Sc Student
 

Undergraduate Students

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Shanny Ackerman, B.Sc student

Shanny Ackerman is a B.Sc student in biotechnology and food engineering, she joined Prof. Ester Segal's lab this summer Continue Reading Shanny Ackerman, B.Sc student
 
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Neta Shimony, B.Sc student

Neta is a junior year B.Sc student, she joined Prof. Ester Segal's lab this spring Continue Reading Neta Shimony, B.Sc student
 
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Meytal Brok, B.Sc student

Meytal is a BS.c student in Material Engineering and Biology. She joined Prof. Ester Segal's lab this summer Continue Reading Meytal Brok, B.Sc student
 
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Leonid Galperin, B.Sc student

Leonid Galperin, a B.Sc student in biotechnology and food engineering, joined prof. Ester Segal's lab this summer Continue Reading Leonid Galperin, B.Sc student
 
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Daniel Weizman, B.Sc student

Daniel is a junior year B.Sc student, she joined Prof. Ester Segal's lab this summer Continue Reading Daniel Weizman, B.Sc student
 
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Ariel Movsowitz, B.Sc student

Ariel Movsowitz, a B.Sc student in biotechnology and food engineering, joined prof. Ester Segal's lab this summer Continue Reading Ariel Movsowitz, B.Sc student
 
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Amit Ron, MD. student

Amit is a fourth-year medical student at the Technion. She is researching clinical aspects of our antibiotic susceptibility test for use in the Department of Urology at Bnai Zion Medical Center. Continue Reading Amit Ron, MD. student