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Description : Nirit Dudovich works at the forefront of laser physics and optics. She investigates ultrafast interactions between light and matter on a attosecond time scale. Prof. Dudovich earned a BSc in physics and computer science from Tel Aviv University in 1996. She received an MSc and PhD in physics from the Weizmann Institute in 1999 and 2004. In 2004 she received the Rothschild Fellowship for postdoctoral studies and joined the group Prof. Paul Corkum. In 2007 she joined the Weizmann Institute of Science and established the first research group for attosecond science in Israel.

Prof. Dudovich is a recipient of a number of prestigious fellowships and awards, including the 2013 Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research, the IPS Prize for Young Physicist in 2012, the IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in 2012, and the Weizmann award in 2021. She received the ERC Starting investigator grant (2015) and consolidator grant (2019). Prof. Dudovich was elected to the Young Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities and in 2016, she was elected to be a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS).
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