As countries worldwide take unprecedented steps to protect their populations from the Corona-virus, an equally urgent race against time involves researchers working to halt the outbreak. At the Technion, over twenty research and development teams are aggressively seeking solutions in areas that include rapid diagnostic…Read more
10. SATELLITE CAPABILITIES The Technion is one of only a handful of universities worldwide with a student program to design, build, and launch their own satellites. The Gurwin TechSat II microsatellite was successfully in orbit July 1998 – April 2010. Most of Israel’s first spaceship…Read more
Technion alumnus, Adam de la Zerda, developed a Palm-Sized COVID-19 home Test Kit, which is the first-to receive FDA approval
Silicon Valley startup Visby’s portable COVID-19 test gets FDA approval By Jane Lanhee Lee, Nathan Frandino source: REUTERS Silicon Valley medical equipment startup Visby Medical has received Emergency Use Authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for a portable PCR COVID-19 test kit, the first company…Read more
Technion researchers have developed accurate radiation sources that are expected to lead to breakthroughs in medical imaging and other areas Researchers at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology have developed precise radiation sources that may replace the expensive and cumbersome facilities currently used for…Read more
Particularly its next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs. 70% of CEOs and VPs of high-tech industries in Israel are Technion graduates, responsible for some of the world’s most significant breakthroughs.
A world leading university
Reflecting on its commitment to excellence and making an impact, Technion is the highest ranking university in Israel and among the worlds leading in science, engineering and technology.
Saying yes to coexistence
In a country where ethnical and religious backgrounds are often so controversial ~20% of Technion’s students are of minority religious background . This is also an important argument against the BDS movement.
Half of the Technion students and staff are female.
Be part of a global movement dedicated to making an impact both in Israel and on humanity
Technion is among the world’s leading universities dedicated to science, engineering and technology. Based in Israel (Haifa) with campuses in China (Guangdong) and New York (a partnership with Cornell Uni), it is home to three Nobel Prize laureates (and one alumnus laureate) as well as many of Israel’s and humanity’s greatest inventions.
Technion is committed to supporting its scientist and researchers – ensuring the future leaders and entrepreneurs of Israel can continue to flourish.