Development of functional ceramic surfaces on metallic substrates: biomedical and radiation absorbance applications – synthesis of ceramic surfaces on metallic substrates using plasma electrolytic oxidation that is carried out in molten salt electrolytes.
Microstructure engineering of customized electrodes for solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) – microstructure decoration of the produced SOFCs’ components using inexpensive and versatile 3D printing direct ink writing.
Tailoring of metals’ mechanical properties by nanomaterials with tiny contents (up to 0.1 wt.%).
Outstanding teaching award, Ariel University (4 times)
TechConnect Innovation Awardee, TechConnect World Innovation Summit, Washington D.C
Student grant award, International Conference in Processing and Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (Thermec’ 2011)