Prof. Mordechai (Moti) Segev

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Prof. Mordechai (Moti) Segev
Physics, Technion

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Phone: 04-8293926

Prof. Mordechai (Moti) Segev in the I-CORE group research:
research on Nonlinear Optics, Lasers, Light-Matter Interaction, Super-resolution Imaging, Optofluidics, Topological Photonics, Quantum Optics, Disordered Photonic Systems

Mikael (Mik) Rechtsman
Miguel Bandres
Yaniv Tennenbaum-Katan
PhD students:
Yonatan Plotnik
Yaakov Lumer
Hanan Sheinfox
Rivka Bekenstein
Gal Harari
Maor Mutzafi
Dikla Oren
Msc students:
Yoav Hazan
Uri Bar-Ziv

Israel Prize in Physics 2014

Arthur L. Schawlow Prize of the American Physical Society, 2014

Elected to the Israel National Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 2011

Max Born Award of the Optical Society of America, 2009

The Israeli Landau Prize 2008

The Quantum Electronics Prize of the European Physics Society, 2007

Elected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2000.

Elected as a Fellow of the Optical Society of America, 1997.


M.C. Rechstman, J.M. Zeuner, Y. Plotnik, Y. Lumer, D. Podolsky, F. Dreisow, S. Nolte, M. Segev and A. Szameit, Photonic Floquet topological insulators, Nature 496, 196 (2013).).

I. Kaminer, R. Bekenstein, J. Nemirovsky and M. Segev,Nondiffracting accelerating wave packets of Maxwell’s equations, Physical Review Letters 108, 163901 (2012).

L. Levi, Y. Krivolapov, S. Fishman and M. Segev, Hyper-transport of light and stochastic acceleration by evolving disorder, Nature Physics 8, 912 (2012).

Y. Plotnik, M.C. Rechtsman, D. Song, M. Heinrich, J.M. Zeuner, S. Nolte, N. Malkova, J. Xu, A. Szameit, Z. Chen, and M. Segev, Observation of unconventional edge states in “photonic graphene”, Nature Materials 13, 57 (2014).

A. Szameit, Y. Shechtman, E. Osherovich, E. Bullkitch, P. Sidorenko, H. Dana, S. Steiner, E.B. Kley, S. Gazit, T. Cohen-Hymas, S. Shoham, M. Zibulevsky, I. Yavneh, Y.C. Eldar. O. Cohen and M. Segev, Sparsity-based single-shot sub-wavelength coherent diffractive imaging, Nature Materials 11, 455 (2012).

R. Bekenstein, J. Nemirovsky, I. Kaminer and M. Segev, Shape-preserving accelerating electromagnetic wavepackets in curved space, Physical Review X 4, 011038 (2014).