Prof. Dan Maoz

חוג לפיזיקה ואסטרונומיה סגל אקדמי בכיר
Prof. Dan Maoz
Phone: 03-6408538
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Office: Kaplun, 107


  • Gravitational Lenses: search and characterization of extrasolar planets via microlensing, galaxy clusters

  • Supernovae: progenitors, white dwarfs, nucleosynthesis, close binaries, planets around dwarf stars

  • Active galactic nuclei: accretion modes onto supermassive black holes 


  • B.Sc., Tel-Aviv University, 1985

  • Ph.D., Tel-Aviv University, 1990

Academic Appointments

  • Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1990-1993

  • Senior Lecturer, Tel-Aviv University, 1993-1998

  • Associate Professor, Tel-Aviv University, 1998-2004

  • Full Professor, Tel-Aviv University, 2004-Present

  • Director, Wise Observatory, 1998-2000, 2012-present

  • Chair, Astrophysics Dept., 2008-2012

  • Chair, School of Physics and Astronomy, 2015-present

Awards and Prizes

  • Chambliss Award, American Astronomical Society, 2009

  • George S. Wise Chair in Physics and Astronomy 2015-present

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