Prof. Oren Sadot

Prof. Oren Sadot Profile

Associate Professor


B.Sc committee - chairman

Department : Department of Mechanical Engineering
Room : 333
55 - בנין המחלקה להנדסת מכונות ע"ש סורף
Phone : 972-8-6477110
972-8-6477128
Email : sorens@bgu.ac.il
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Education

  • B.Sc. 1991-1993 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Physics - Beer Sheva, Israel
  • Graduated Cum Laude
  • M.Sc. 1993-1995 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Physics - Beer Sheva, Israel
  • Name of advisors: Prof. Erez G., Prof. Ben-Dor G., Dr. Levin A. L.,
  • Title of thesis: “Membrane effect on the evolution of the Richtmyer- Meshkov instability”
  • Graduated Cum Laude
  • Ph.D. 1995-1998 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Physics - Beer Sheva, Israel
  • Name of advisor: Prof. Erez G., Prof. Ben-Dor G., Prof. Shvarts D., Dr. Levin A. L.
  • Title of thesis: “Experimental Study of Instability of Shock Accelerated Interface between Two Media”.

Research Interests

  • Shock wave in unsteady flows; Shock wave interaction with complex geometry;
  • Turbulent mixing (Kelvin-Helmholtz, Rayleigh-Taylor and Richtmeyer-Meskov
  • instabilities); Penetration; Protective structures;

Research Projects

  • Turbulent mixing by mean of shock waves, planar shock wave and blast waves
  • attenuation by geometrical means, application of shock dynamics and
  • perturbation theory to shock wave reflection phenomenon.