Dr. Amir Ben-Shalom, Chief Scientist
Dr. Ben Shalom is a scientist, engineer, author and teacher. He is a recognized expert in many scientific areas, including: high power and analog circuits, electro-optics and vacuum arc deposition. Dr. Ben Shalom was also the co-founder and CTO of several industry leading companies such as wireless-charging pioneer, Powermat, as well as wellsense, Nanox and others. He is also head of the exhibits department and principal curator at the Bloomfield Science Museum in Jerusalem.
Dr. Ben-Shalom holds a B.Sc. in physics and mathematics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, M.Sc. and Ph.D. (with distinction) in electrical engineering from Tel-Aviv University, and a Certificate Studies in Museology. He has published three books, over 70 articles in professional and popular magazines, and holds over 200 patents and applications.