Who is Gideon Tibor and What Does He Do?

Gideon Tibor
Visiting Scholar


Friday, Jun. 1, 2012, 3:00pm
Chase 130

Visiting Scholar Gideon Tibor will talk about his background and the work he does at the Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research Institute.


Gideon Tibor is a visiting scholar from Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research Institute (www.ocean.org.il) and the Leon H.Charney School of Marine Sciences in the University of Haifa (http://marsci.haifa.ac.il/).

Gideon received his Ph.D. in Geophysics & Planetary Sciences from Tel-Aviv University. His main research interest is the development and application of high resolution marine geophysics and remote sensing innovative methods in the study of phenomena that influence the marine environment and natural resources. By means of  international and local competitive research grants he uses a multi-disciplinary approach for studying the Holocene evolution of the Levant margin, the Sea of Galilee, and the northern Gulf of Eilat/Aqaba.