Prof. Abraham Nitzan 

Professor of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania
Professor (emeritus) of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University

TEL:       University of Pennsylvania: +1-215-8982516    Tel Aviv University   +972-3-6408904
FAX:       UPenn: +1-215-5733044             TAU: +972-3-6423765 
email:      anitzan@sas.upenn.edu            nitzan@post.tau.ac.il
ADDRESS:  Department of Chemistry , University of Pennsylvania, 231 s 34th St. Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
                     
School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel


RESEARCH  SUBJECTS


Prizes, Fellowships and distinctions:

  • Fellow, American Physical Society,  1990
  • Riwka (nee Schechter) and Iser Kodesz Chair of Chemical Dynamics, 1992
  • Humboldt Award, 1995
  • Kolthoff Prize, 1995
  • Israel Chemical Society Prize, 2002
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advances of Science,  2004
  • Manchot Award, 2004
  • Foreign Honorary Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2006
  • John Morrow Visiting Fellow, Duke University, 2007
  • ERC Advanced Grant, European Research Council, 2008
  • Schulich visiting lecturer, Technion, Israel
  • Hush Lecture, University of Sydney, 2009
  • Member, Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 2009
  • Israel Prize in Chemistry, 2010
  • Honorary Doctorate (Dr. Honoris Causa), University of Konstanz, 2010
  • Thomson Reuters list of top 100 chemists over the period 2000-2010 as ranked by the impact of their published research
  • Mulliken Lecture & medal, University of Chicago, 2011        
  • Emet Prize in Chemistry, 2012
  • Hirschmann Visiting Professor, University of Pennsylvania, 2014
  • Kaufman Lecturer, University of Pittsburg, 2014
  • Mercator Visiting Professor, Free University of Berlin, 2014-15
  • Israel Chemical Society Medal, 2015
  • Foreign Associate,  US National Academy of Sciences, 2015
  • Pitzer Lecture, University of California, Berkeley, 2015
  • Hirschfelder Prize in Theoretical Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, 2017


  • Past Visiting Positions


    NITZAN's GROUP
            2002         2008                      2018
              2002                 2008                2011                2012          2018(UPenn)

    List of Publications (abstracts, PDFs), Books, Patents
    Graduate Students and Postdocs
    Description of research in Hebrew(Use MS Explorer 3.02or later/Hebrew!)
    Biosketch
    Short CV (PDF)
    full CV (PDF)


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