Yoed Tsur received his PhD degree in Physics from the Technion, 1998, and then spent two years in Penn State University, as a postdoctoral scholar in Materials Research Lab. He has been awarded the Goldberg prize for energy research and Yanai citation, Technion. Since 2000 he is a faculty member at the Chemical Engineering Department, Technion.
Prof. Tsur serves as the director of the Stephen and Nancy Grand Technion Energy Program (GTEP). This is a campus-wide multidisciplinary program that supports ambitious projects in various areas of energy research. GTEP concentrate on renewable energy research. In addition, Prof. Tsur is the head of a special program of ME in energy engineering with specialization in oil and gas.
He serves on the editorial boards of Solid State Ionics and Journal of Ceramic Science and Technology.
Synthesis and development of oxide materials for nanotechnology
Point defect chemistry
Electroceramics and electroceramic devices
Impedance measurements and analysis