Prof. Sami Cuperman

חוג לפיזיקה ואסטרונומיה אמריטוס
Prof. Sami Cuperman
Phone: 03-6408988
External phone: 03-6425697
Fax: 03-7449346
Office: Shenkar Physics, 515


CONTROLLED THERMONUCLEAR FUSION: Stable Magnetic Configurations, Aspect-Ratio Dependence of Alfven-Wave Current Drive, NON-Inductive Current Drive via Helicity Injection, Optimization of Transport Suppression Barriers in D-Shaped, Low Aspect Ratio Tokamaks, The Combined Toroidicity, Ellipticity and Triangularity Effects on the Energy Deposition of Alfven Modes in Low Aspect Ratio Tokomaks.


  • M.Sc. in Physics, Parhon University, Bucharest, 1956

  • Ph.D. in Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science and The Hebrew University, 1960

Academic Appointments

  • Research Fellow at Thermonuclear Division , EURATOM, France, 1960-1962

  • Research Fellow at Thermonuclear Division , ORNL, USA, 1963-1964

  • Rsearch Fellow at Israel Atomic Energy Commission, SOREQ, 1964-1966

  • Lecturer, School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, 1966-1968

  • Senior Lecturer, Tel Aviv University, 1968-1970

  • Associate Professor, Tel Aviv University, 1970-1978

  • Professor, Tel Aviv University, 1978-1997; Professor Emeritus, 1997



  • CIRES, Colorado University, USA, 1972

  • STANFORD University ,USA and SEL-NOAA, Colorado, USA, 1983

  • LONDON University, UK, SEL-NOAA, Colorado, USA and PARIS-MEUDON Observatory, DASOP, FRANCE, 1988

  • PARIS-MEUDON Observatory, DASOP, FRANCE and SEL-NOAA, Colorado, USA, 1994

  • PARIS-MEUDON Observatory, DASOP, FRANCE, 1998

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