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29/01/17

BGU Researchers Question Applicability of Nobel Prize Research

BGU researchers are challenging the findings about a new class of materials that could potentially be used for super-fast com...
29/01/17

BGU spin-off Secret Double Octopus Raises $6M to Replace Passwords and SMS Verification

Secret Double Octopus has just raised $6 million in a Series A funding round from prominent venture capital funds and investo...
23/01/17

BGU sends Delegation to Train Azeri Medical Personnel in Baku, Azerbaijan

A new agreement between BGU’s Faculty of Health Sciences (FOHS) and Azerbaijan Medical University was spearheaded by Dr. Al...
22/01/17

Demo Day marks Completion of Inno-Negev's Second Cycle

The Demo Day event which recently took place marks the completion of the second cycle of Inno-Negev, BGU’s technology accel...
22/01/17

New Smartwatch Application for Accurate Signature Verification Developed by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Tel Aviv University Researchers

An innovative, new system that uses smartwatch devices and software to verify handwritten signatures and detect even the most...
22/01/17

The Crustacean Society bestows its 2016 Excellence in Research Award on Prof. Amir Sagi

Prof. Amir Sagi is the Crustacean Society’s 2016 Excellence in Research Award Recipient. He received the award earlier this...
18/01/17

What is the Optimal Replacement Time for Smartphones?

Research conducted at BGU tried to find what is the ideal time, in the eyes of the consumer, to replace an electronic product...
18/01/17

US NHTSA Senior Administrator Meets with BGU Transportation Researchers

US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Associate Administrator for Vehicle Safety Research Nat Beuse visit...
16/01/17

A new BGU Study has found a Personality Trait that Predicts who will Suffer More from Sleep Deprivation

People who tend to daydream, get absorbed in reading a book or watching a movie to the exclusion of their surroundings are th...
12/01/17

Prof. Rivka Carmi Named a 2017 Honoured Citizen of Beer-Sheva

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev President Prof. Rivka Carmi has been chosen by the Beer-Sheva municipal council as an hono...