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D. Levine



unknown – present

Authorized Form of Name

Levine, D.

Additional Forms of Names

Levine, Dov



Dov Levine is Professor of Physics at Technion, Israel Institute of Technology (1990-present). Other institutional affiliations include the University of Florida and the University of California, Santa Barbara. His research interests include quasicrystals and soft condensed matter.

Important Dates

1979Obtained BS, State University of New York, Stony Brook, Stony Brook (N.Y.).

1986Obtained PhD in Physics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (Pa.).

1986 – 1988Postdoctoral Member, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara.

1988 – 1989Visiting Scientist, Weizmann Institute of Science.

1988 – 1991Assistant Professor of Physics, University of Florida.

1990 – presentSenior Lecturer to Professor of Physics, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa (Israel).

1997 – 1998Visiting Member, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara.

2010Awarded Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize, American Physical Society.


Soft condensed matter physicist.


Undergraduate Education

Stony Brook (N.Y.)

Graduate Education

Philadelphia (Pa.)


Haifa (Israel)


Granular materials.


Soft condensed matter.




Bialek, William S.

Both employed at University of California, Santa Barbara.

Kohn, Walter, 1923-2016

Both employed at University of California, Santa Barbara.


Major Positions

Tekhniyon, Makhon tekhnologi le-Yisra'el. Fakultah le-fisikah

Senior Lecturer to Professor of Physics.

University of California, Santa Barbara. Institute for Theoretical Physics

Postdoctoral Member and Visiting Member.

University of Florida. Department of Physics

Assistant Professor of Physics.

Weizmann Institute of Science

Visiting Scientist.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Received 2010 Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize.

State University of New York at Stony Brook

Obtained BS (1979).

University of Pennsylvania. Department of Physics and Astronomy

Obtained PhD in Physics (1986).