We are working to understand the molecular design principles of the solar energy conversion machinery in photosynthesis, and use these for building novel solar energy conversion devices by reverse engineering.
Ph.D. 2019 Azrieili, Faculty of Medicine, Bar-Ilan University
Design and characterization of multi chromophore binding chlorophyll proteins.
Ph.D. 2017, Tel Aviv University
Assembly of a semi –artificial photosynthetic electron transport chain into a microfluidics system for light driven hydrogen production.
Former Group Members
In Vivo Biogenesis of a De Novo Designed Iron–Sulfur Protein
ACS Synthetic Biology
New homologues of Brassicaceae water?soluble chlorophyll proteins shed light on chlorophyll binding, spectral tuning and molecular evolution.
Febs Journal 2019 Pages febs.15068
15N photo-CIDNP MAS NMR analysis of reaction centers of Chloracidobacterium thermophilum.
Photosynthesis research 2018
Solving Structures of Pigment-Protein Complexes as Inverse Optimization Problems using Decomposition.
In Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO-2017, ,2017, Ed. ,ACM Press New York, NY, USA,, Pages 1169?1176
Research Group Leader
Dr. Dror Noy