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Artificial Intelligence as a Team Player

August 14, 2018

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

Prof. Gal says AI can help students focus by giving teachers cues for when a student is disengaged.

BGU Announces Prof. Daniel Chamovitz as President-elect

August 14, 2018

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

He begins his term January 1, 2019, replacing Prof. Rivka Carmi as president.

Israel Lags on Internet Speeds

August 13, 2018

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security

Israel is behind on 5G implementation and streaming capabilities, says Oleg Brodt, of Cyber@BGU.

Robot, You Can Drive My Car

August 10, 2018

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

BGU’s autonomous robotic driver fits in a brief case and can be installed in five minutes. Its built-in adaptive learning ability and multiple cameras allow it to understand its environment and see objects, people and cars.

Smart Sprinklers Aren’t Safe From Cyber Attacks

August 9, 2018

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security

BGU found ways to hack smart irrigation systems that could theoretically drain a city’s water reserves.

David and Janet Polak Family Malware Lab

August 8, 2018

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security, Leadership, Awards & Events

The Lab, part of Cyber@BGU, works on developing AI-based solutions for real time cyber security threats. It has 15 outstanding research students, six research projects and a vision that is realized on a daily basis.

Cannabis May Help Cancer Patients and the Elderly

August 8, 2018

Tags: Medical Research

BGU says cannabis is safe and effective and could help reduce the need for prescription medication.

BGU Announces New Rector and Deans

August 3, 2018

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events

Prof. Haim Hames is elected rector. New deans are elected for the Glazer Faculty and the Blaustein Institutes.

NYC Honors GalaPro With American Disabilities Award

August 3, 2018

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Robotics & High-Tech

GalaPro, founded with the help of BGU Prof. Elena Litsyn, transcribes performances for the hearing impaired.

How BGU Is Creating Robotic Life in the Desert

July 31, 2018

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

BGU's ABC Robotics Initiative pushes the boundaries of the field, making BGU Israel's leader in robotics. Read about some of the inventions that will change our daily lives.