Oded Hod received his B.Sc. from the Hebrew University, Israel, in 1994 and his Ph.D. from Tel-Aviv University, Israel, in 2005. After completing a postdoctoral term at Rice University, USA, he joined Tel Aviv University in 2008. His research involves computational nanomaterials science including electronic structure, mechanical, electromechanical, and tribological properties, density functional theory, molecular electronics, and electron dynamics and thermodynamics in open quantum systems. Prof. Hod published over 90 papers in leading scientific journals including Science, Nature, Nature Mate
2021-The Heineman Chair of Physical Chemistry.
2012, 2015, 2017, 2019-Received the Rector’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.
2017-Recipient of the Kadar Family Award for Outstanding Research.
2012-Elected as a Member of the Israeli Young Academy.
2011-Elected as a Member of the Global Young Academy.
2010-Elected as a Member of the Lise Meitner-Minerva Center for Computational Quantum Chemistry.
2005-Fulbright and Rothschild Fellow