Dr. Ella Smolik

Dr. Ella Smolik


Physics department


2007          Ph.D.( Summa cum Laude) in Physics the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. Dissertation title:  "Waves in Pair Plasma and the Radio Emission Mechanism in Pulsars". Advisor: Prof. Michael Gedalin.

1998          M.Sc. in Physics:  Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-  Sheva, Israel. Dissertation title:  "Linear Waves and Nonlinear Interactions in the Pair Plasma of Pulsar Magnetospheres". Advisor: Prof. Michael Gedalin.

1994          B.Sc. in Physics : Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-  Sheva, Israel. Project: "Binary Stars: Observations and Analysis".  Advisors: Prof. Refael Shtainitz.


2010 Plasma Physics - Relativistic collisionless shocks with high Mach number.


2010 Laser Physics- Lasing without inversion. Peer reviewed papers-2.



1.      Physics 1, B.Sc. program

2.       Physics 2, B.Sc. program

3.      Introductory physics 1, B.Sc. program

4.       Introductory physics 2, B.Sc. program

5.       Rigid bodies mechanics, B.Sc. program