PhD Theses – Aerospace Engineering

Department Aerospace Engineering
Department Web Site aerospace.technion.ac.il
Student Name Graduation Year Advisors Abstarcts Research Name
Gil Weisbrod 2018 Ben-Asher Yoseph, Kroll Ehud, Abstracts A Prescriptive Model of the Conceptual Engineering Design Process based on Parameter Analysis and C-K Theory
Pavel Galich 2018 Frankel Itzchak, Rudykh Stephan, Abstracts Manipulating Elastic Wave Propagation in Non-Linear Flexible Materials via External Stimuli
Yoash Mor 2017 Gany Alon Abstracts Investigation of Mechanisms for Containment and Combustion of Liquid Oxidizer in Solid Propellant
Shani Elitzur 2017 Gany Alon, Valery Rozenband, Abstracts Investigation of Aluminum-Water Reaction for Hydrogen Production and Energy Storage
Michael Karp 2017 Cohen Jacob Abstracts Transition to Turbulence in Wall-Bounded Shear Flows
Noam Weinberg 2017 Greenberg Jerrold Abstracts Theoretical Investigation of Jet Spray Flames
Alon Lidor 2017 Sher Eran, Weihs Daniel, Abstracts Theoretical Study of the 3-Branched Explosion Limits of a Flammable System
Aaron Joseph Friedman 2018 Oshman Yaakov, Cohen Jacob, Abstracts Reduced System Order and Sensing/Actuation Resolution for Estimation and Control of Transition to Turbulence
Michael Weidenfeld 2018 Manela Avshalom, Eran Arad, Abstracts Approaches for the Monitoring of Airfoil Aerodynamic Noise
Yuval Dagan 2016 Tambour Yoram, Eran Arad, Abstracts Numerical Investigation of Flame Structure and Stability in Gaseous and Liquid Fuel Turbulent Combustion
Gershon Kats 2017 Greenberg Jerrold Abstracts Investigation of Flame Ignition in Fuel Spray Systems
Daniel Kutikov 2017 Levy Yeshayahou Abstracts Enhancement of Internal Heat Transfer in Low NOx Gas Turbine Combustion
Maital Levy 2017 Gutman Shaul, Shima Tal, Abstracts Full-State Autopilot and Guidance for Multi-Input Multi-Output Missile Engagements
Tomer Rokita 2015 Greenberg Jerrold, Arieli Rimon, Levy Yuval, Abstracts Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Subsonic Flow Field inside and near a Weapons Bay
Matteo Laterza 2017 Guelman Mauricio Abstracts Numerical and Experimental Investigations of the Camila Hall Thruster Plume
Zvi Nadler 2016 Iosilevskii Gil, Arieli Rimon, Abstracts Effects of Low-Profile Vortex Generators on a Turbulent Boundary Layer
Akiva Marc Sharma 2016 Levy Yeshayahou Abstracts Investigation of H2O-Vitiated Combustion in a Low-Equivalence Turbo-Jet Combustor
Dan Michaels 2015 Gany Alon Abstracts Interior Ballistics of a Combustion Chamber Discharging a Condensed Mass
Sonya Tiomkin 2018 Raveh Daniella Abstracts Membrane Wing Gust Response
Ravindran Sreekanth 2014 Levy Yeshayahou, Greenberg Jerrold, Abstracts Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Flame Wall-Interactions
Jacob Enciu 2014 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Stability and Handling Qualities of a Helicopter Carrying a Slung Load
Maya Dobrovinsky 2013 Ben-Asher Yoseph Abstracts Cruise Flight Throttle Optimization by Neuro-Dynamic Programming
Shmuel Yonatan Hayoun 2017 Shima Tal Abstracts Cooperative Strategies and Capture Zones in Multi-Player Pursuit-Evasion Games
Svetlana Potyagailo 2013 Rand Omri, Kanza Yaron, Abstracts Planning and Operational Algorithms for Autonomous Helicopters
Shai Rahimi 2012 Weihs Daniel Abstracts Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Magneto- Rheological Droplet Impact on a Rigid Surface
Igal Gluzman 2017 Cohen Jacob, Oshman Yaakov, Abstracts Disturbance Identification in Boundary Layer Flow via Blind Source Separation
Ohad Ben-Yaacov 2016 Gurfil Pinchas Abstracts Long Term Satellite Cluster Flight Using Differential Drag
Shai Segal 2012 Gurfil Pinchas, Carmi Avishy, Abstracts Vision-Based Control of Relative Spacecraft Attitude Dynamics
Evgenia Golda Kishilev 2016 Gany Alon Abstracts Investigation of Nano-Porous Silicon Based Energetic Materials
Alexandra Weinstein 2012 Gany Alon Abstracts Parametric Investigation of a Hybrid Motor Using a Paraffin- Based Fuel
Michael Iovnovich 2014 Raveh Daniella Abstracts A Study of the Shock-Buffet Phenomenon and Related Unsteady Aerodynamics on 2D and 3D Wings
Shimon Saraf 2013 Gany Alon Abstracts Parametric Investigation of Aluminized Solid Fuel Combustion in Ramjets and Scramjets
Yaniv Hollander 2011 Durban David, Lanir Yoram, Abstracts Morphology Based Constitutive Model for the Coronary Media
Erez Sigal 2012 Ben-Asher Yoseph Abstracts Sub-Optimal Solution to a Non-Linear Missile Guidance Problem
Victor Chernov 2010 Natan Benveniste Abstracts Rheological Properties of Metalized Gel Fuels
Gelena Stepura 2011 Gany Alon, Valery Rozenband, Abstracts Experimental Investigation and Modeling of Metal Hydride Combustion
Jimmy Philip 2009 Cohen Jacob Abstracts The Relationship between Streaks and Hairpin Vortices in Subcritical Wall Bounded Shear Flows
Yossef Elimelech 2010 Iosilevskii Gil, Arieli Rimon, Abstracts Flow Field about Airfoils at Reynolds Numbers between 5000 and 50000
Avishy Carmi 2008 Oshman Yaakov Abstracts Sequential Monte Carlo Methods for Spacecraft Attitude and Angular Rate Estimation from Vector Observations
Meir Tahan 2008 Ben-Asher Yoseph Abstracts Modeling and Analyses of Engineering Systems Integration
Ilan Shaviv 2008 Oshman Yaakov Abstracts A Stochastic Approach to Fusion of Estimation and Guidance
Moti Levy 2016 Sher Eran, Levy Yeshayahou, Abstracts Spray Formation by Homogeneous Flash Boiling
Tal Cohen 2014 Durban David Abstracts Cavitation and Shocks in Porous Plasticity
Mark Wasserman 2014 Greenberg Jerrold, Moryossef Yair, Abstracts Multigrid Acceleration of Turbulent Reacting Flow Simulations
Leonel Mazal 2013 Gurfil Pinchas Abstracts Reconfigurable Orbit Design and Hierarchical Control for Fractionated Spacecraft
Aviad Gofer 2013 Gany Alon Abstracts Investigation of Performance and Basic Phenomena in Air Augmented Waterjet Propulsion
Yinon Yavor 2012 Gany Alon Abstracts Characterization and Improvement of Aluminum Combustion in Solid Propellants
Igal Kronhaus 2012 Natan Benveniste, Guelman Mauricio, Alexander Kapulkin, Abstracts Experimental and Numerical Investigations of the Physical Processes in a Co-Axial Magneto-Isolated Longitudinal Anode Hall Thruster
Vadim Indelman 2011 Gurfil Pinchas, Rivlin Ehud, Rotstein Hector, Abstracts Navigation Performance Enhancement Using Online Mosaicking
Vitaly Shaferman 2011 Shima Tal Abstracts Cooperative Tracking and Guidance for Autonomous Aerial Vehicles
Liana Kartvelishvili 2009 Levy Yeshayahou, Garzozi Hanna, Abstracts Development of Optical Method for The Measurement of Blood Flow in Pre-Capillary Tubes
Amir Gat 2010 Frankel Itzchak, Weihs Daniel, Abstracts Flow in Shallow Micro-Channels
Daniel Rabinovich 2008 Givoli Dan, Shmuel Vigdergauz, Abstracts Identification of Defects by Genetic Optimization Schemes
Avishag Pelosi 2008 Gany Alon Abstracts Solid Propellant Enhancement by Liquid Oxidizer Addition
Orit Braun Benyamin 2008 Cohen Jacob, Resnick Nitzan, Abstracts Initiation of Atherosclerosis – Correlating near Wall Flow Patterns with Endothelial Activation Markers
Abraham Cohen-Zur 2008 Gany Alon, Amnon Fruchtman, Abstracts Theoretical Study of the Hall Thruster and its Operating Characteristics
Michael Revivo 2008 Rand Omri Abstracts Analysis of Soft Composite Structures
Lucy Edery-Azulay 2007 Abramovich Haim Abstracts Integrity of Piezoelectric Patched Smart Structures
Binyamin Rubin 2007 Guelman Mauricio Abstracts Analysis and Numerical Experimentation of Onboard Diagnostic Systems for Hall Thrusters
Rami Masri 2008 Durban David Abstracts Cavity Expansion in an Elastoplastic Medium – Theory and Applications
Yuheng Chen 2007 Schechter Israel, Stricker Josef, Singher Liviu, Abstracts Dynamic and Kinetic Study of Laser-Induced Aerosol by Spectrometric Methods
Ohad Gur 2007 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Propeller Optimization while Considering the Air-Vehicle Characteristics
Yair Moryossef 2007 Givoli Dan, Levy Yuval, Abstracts Unconditionally Positive Implicit Method for Two-Equation Turbulence Models
Gal Davidi 2006 Weihs Daniel, Durban David, Abstracts Plastic Forming Processes of Composite Materials
Alexander Svizher 2005 Cohen Jacob Abstracts Experimental Study of the Evolution of the Coherent Structures in Wall Bounded Shear Flows Using HPIV
Ariel Dvorjetski 2008 Greenberg Jerrold Abstracts A Theoretical Investigation of the Behaviour of Counterflow Spray Diffusion Flames
Dmitry Pisarevsky 2007 Guelman Mauricio, Kogan Alexander, Abstracts Design of Low-Thurst Gravity-Assist Inter-Planetary Trajectories
Avshalom Manela 2006 Frankel Itzchak Abstracts Stability of Rarefied Gas Flows
Boris Golovanevsky 2004 Levy Yeshayahou Abstracts Interaction between Two Oscillating Streams in a Reactive System
Victoria Suponitsky 2004 Cohen Jacob, Bar-Yoseph Pinhas, Abstracts The Generation of Streaks and Hairpin Vortices from a Localized Vortex Disturbance Embedded in Unbounded Uniform Shear Flow
Ilana Shapira 2005 Ben-Asher Yoseph Abstracts Approximated Analytical Solution for Optimal Range Glide
Pavel Pevsner 2002 Weller Tanchum, Berkovits Avraham, Abstracts Damage Detection in Composites Using High Frequency Range Vibration and Embedded Optic Fibers
Patrick Arfi 2002 Levy Yeshayahou Abstracts Reduction of NOx Emissions from Gas Turbines Using Internal Exhaust Gas Recirculation
Jonathan Alkahe 2002 Rand Omri, Oshman Yaakov, Abstracts Helicopter Faults – Simulation, Detection and Identification
Guy Ben-Dov 2007 Cohen Jacob Abstracts Optimal Disturbances and Secondary Instabilities in Shear Flows
Pinchas Gurfil 2000 Guelman Mauricio, Jodorkovsky Mario, Abstracts Finite Time Stability of Proportional Navigation Guidance Systems and Its Applications to the Design of Zero Miss Distance Guidance
Leonid Rivkin 2000 Givoli Dan Abstracts Solution of Thermoviscoelastic Problems with Moving Boundaries by Finite Elements Method
Ilia Rapoport 2005 Oshman Yaakov Abstracts Optimal Filtering in the Presence of Faults: Algorithms and performance Measures
Dina Fastovsky 2007 Cohen Jacob Abstracts Experimental Study of Vortex Breakdown and its Control in Swirling Flow
Gady Zilberman 1998 Shinar Josef (Deceased), Guelman Mauricio, Abstracts Solution of a Multi-Stage Game with Asymmetrical Information Pattern for Application in Pursuit-Evasion Problems
Daniel Choukroun 2003 Oshman Yaakov, Haim Weiss, Bar-Itzhack Y. (Deceased), Abstracts Novel Methods for Attitude Determination Using Vector Observations
Michael Grebshtein 2006 Rand Omri Abstracts Analytical Formulation and Solutions of Anisotropic Non-Homogeneous Beams
Tal Shima 2001 Shinar Josef (Deceased) Abstracts End-Game Guidance against a Highly Maneuvering Target
Rachel Ben-Arosh 1997 Gany Alon, Natan Benveniste, Eliezer Spiegler, Abstracts Theoretical Investigation of Supersonic Combustion Of Solid Fuel in a Ramjet Engine
Daniella Raveh 1999 Karpel Mordechay Abstracts Integrated Aero-Structural Design of Maneuvering Flexible Flight Vehicles
Boris Zakharin 2005 Stricker Josef Abstracts Schlieren Systems Analysis for Investigation of Aero- Optical Effects in Refractive Turbulent Flows
Baruch Pletner 1998 Idan Moshe, Weller Tanchum, Abstracts Active Control of Sound Radiated by Vibrating Thin-Walled Structural Elements
Zeev Sella 2000 Greenberg Jerrold, Stavsky Yehuda (Deceased), Abstracts Edge Effects in Axisymmetrically Loaded Composite Laminated Shells of Revolution
Marat Yusupov Mor 2003 Gany Alon, Greenberg Jerrold, Abstracts Analysis and Solutions for Two-Phase Bubbly Nozzle Flow and Their Application in Underwater Jet Propulsion
Igal Puyesky 1997 Frankel Itzchak Abstracts Unsteady Shear Flows of Suspensions
Kelly Cohen 1999 Weller Tanchum, Ben-Asher Yoseph, Abstracts Active and Passive Control of Flexible Structures
Yaron Schneebaum 2001 Gany Alon Abstracts Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Barrel Steel Erosion Mechanics in Hot Reactive Flows
Yvgeny Raitses 1997 Guelman Mauricio, Joseph Ashkenazy, Abstracts Investigations of the Hall Thruster and Its Use for Satellite Drag Compensation
Xiaojian Wang 1998 Eliezer Spiegler, Timnat Yacov (Deceased), Abstracts Optimal Design of Superdetonative Ram Accelerators for Hypersonic Velocities
Guy Shaviv 1999 Grunwald Arthur Abstracts Advanced Perspective Display Formats for Air Traffic Control
Liron Ehrenwald 1997 Guelman Mauricio Abstracts Integrated Adaptive Control for Space Robotic Systems
Nahman Fisher 1998 Durban David Abstracts Incremental Elastoplastic Response of Loaded Structures
Reuben Raz 1996 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Dynamics and Stabilization of a Slung Load Carried by Two Helicopters
Ilja Doockhovny 1995 Givoli Dan Abstracts Solution of Large Deformation Contact Problems of Beams by The Finite Element Method
Avinoam Kalma 1997 Greenberg Jerrold Abstracts A Numerical Investigation of Aspects of Laminar Spray Flame Propagation
Evgeny Lubarsky 1997 Levy Yeshayahou Abstracts Suppression of Oscillations in Liquid Spray Combustors
Fortunato Anidjar 1994 Tambour Yoram, Greenberg Jerrold, Abstracts Dynamics of Polydisperse (Multisize) Fuel Sprays In Multicomponent Reactive Flows
Ilan Hadar 1995 Timnat Yacov (Deceased), Gany Alon, Abstracts Investigation of Droplet Combustion at Sub- and Supercritical Conditions
Ilan Libo 1994 Gany Alon Abstracts Ignition of Particles with Internal Heat Sources
Nimrod Sarig 1994 Greenberg Jerrold Abstracts Multiple Flames in Counterflow Spray Combustion
Mattitihu Sabag 1993 Rosen Aviv, Givoli Dan, Abstracts Structural Behavior of a System of Straight Rods in Series
Menachem Chaimovitz 1998 Rosen Aviv Abstracts The Influence of a Detailed Coupling Between the Rotor And the Fuselage on Helicopter Flight Mechanics
Shirley-Miriam Barkai 1997 Rand Omri Abstracts Stability and Response of a Rotor-Wing System With Elastically Coupled Blades
Gavriel Avital 1997 Rom Josef (Deceased), Greenberg Jerrold, Abstracts Interaction Between Detonation Waves and Shock Waves in Hypersonic Flow of Detonative Mixtures
Josef Levitas 1993 Singer Josef (Deceased), Weller Tanchum, Abstracts Cell-to-Cell Mapping and Its Application to Structural
Ido Silverman 1992 Greenberg Jerrold, Tambour Yoram, Abstracts Analytical and Numerical Investigation of Spray Flames
Baruch-Boris Karp 1996 Durban David Abstracts On Saint-Venant Principle in Elastostatics And Elastodynamics
Evgeny Edelshtein 1995 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Dynamics of a System of Rods
Drora Goshen-Meskin 1990 Bar-Itzhack Y. (Deceased) Abstracts Control Theoretic Approach to Inertial Navigation Systems
Cornel Roshu 1994 Durban David, Berkovits Avraham, Abstracts On Some Axially Symmetric Problems with Plastic Orthotropy
David Katz 1993 Gutman Shaul Abstracts Guaranteed Cost Finite Time Guidanle for Pursuit
Ephraim Bashan 1990 Merhav Shmuel (Deceased) Abstracts Aircraft State Estimation for Navigation and Control
Jacques Waldmann 1992 Merhav Shmuel (Deceased), Bar-Itzhack Y. (Deceased), Abstracts Reconstruction of Terrain Features from Sequences of 2-D Ima
David Laredo 1988 Levy Yeshayahou Abstracts Propulsion
Avinoam Graber 1990 Rosen Aviv, Seginer Arnan (Deceased), Abstracts Aerodynamics
Yeshaya Lipman 1996 Oshman Yaakov, Shinar Josef (Deceased), Abstracts Analysis of Anti Missile Defense Scenarios by Using a Linear Model
Aharon Isser 1995 Rosen Aviv Abstracts The Influence of Variations in the Locations of the Blades of a Hovering Helicopter on the Aerodynamic Loads Developed during Perturbations about Axial Flight
Michael Amitay 1994 Cohen Jacob, Seginer Arnan (Deceased), Abstracts Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of the Stability Of a Laminar Two-Dimensional Wall-Jet
Natan Libis 1993 Abstracts Investigation of Processes in Double Chamber
Emanuel Ore 1990 Durban David Abstracts Structures
Michael Shusser 1997 Weihs Daniel Abstracts Theoretical Investigation of the Process of Explosive Boiling in Droplets
Zvi Rusak 1989 Seginer Arnan (Deceased) Abstracts Aerodynamics
Scott Miller 1996 Abramovich Haim, Oshman Yaakov, Abstracts Distributed Modal Control of Piezolaminated Anisotropic Planar and Cylindrical Structures
Eran Arad 1995 Wolfshtein Micha Abstracts A Two-Scale Turbulence Model for Flow Near Walls
Dan Seter 1994 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Autorotation of Systems of Bodies that Include Rotary-Wings
Naftali Sela 1993 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Influence of Hub Flexibility and Rotor Speed Variations
David Albagli 1992 Gany Alon Abstracts A Study of High Speed Bubbly Flows in Vnderwater Jet Propuls
Genady Iosilevskii 1989 Rosen Aviv Abstracts Aerodynamics