Department of Chemistry
Gedanken has completed his Ph.D. at Tel-Aviv University, and postdoctoral studies from USC, Department of Chemistry. He retired from Bar-Ilan University on October 2009, still supervises a group of 20 M.Sc, Ph.D. and postdoctoral fellows. He has published more than 660 papers in reputed journals and is serving as an editorial board member of 5 journals. He was the Israeli representative of the European Community to the NMP committee for the FP7 program. He was awarded recently the annual prize of the Israeli Chemistry Society for 2012 for his scientific achievements. He is a visiting Chair Prof. at NCKU, Tainan, Taiwan.
His researches mainly focuses on Developing new methods (sonochemistry, microwave dielectric heating, sonoelectrochemistry, and RAPET) for the fabrication of nanomaterials and developing nano materials for various applications.