Hoopoe Staff

Sharon Mishaal

Sharon Mishaal

Head of projects satellites and space

B.ed. Environmental democratic education, Seminar Ha-Kibbutzim, Israel.
Teaching Certificate for Junior High in fundamental science.
Dr. Meir Ariel

Dr. Meir Ariel

Herzliya Science Center - Director General

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering (Fast DSP Algorithms), Tel Aviv University, Israel.
M.Sc. with honors in Electrical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel.
B.Sc. with honors in Electrical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel.
Expert in Digital Signal Processing Algorithms, Wireless Communications, Image and Data Compression, Computerized Vision, Error-Correction Coding and Cryptography and Financial Engineering.
Over 15 years experience as CEO of advanced DSP companies, among them CUTe DSP, VITELIX and TM GP.
Elad Sagi

Elad Sagi

Systems Engineer

M.Sc. Technological Management, Hit, Israel.
B.A Physical Geography, Bar Ilan University, Israel.
Shamai Opfer

Shamai Opfer

Amateur Radio Satellites Communications Teacher

ME SE (systems engineering), Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
B.Sc. in electronics and computers ,Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
Active on Amateur Radio Satellites (OSCAR 7, 10, 27, 29, 32, 40, 51, ISS...).
Radio amateur call sign: 4Z1WS.
David Greenberg

David Greenberg

Amateur Radio Satellites Communications Teacher

B.Sc. (electronics engineering).
Managing Director, Cellular operating company.
Radio System Engineering Department Manager, Motorola.
Active on Amateur Radio Satellites (OSCAR 7, 10, 27, 29, 32, 40, 51, HO-68, ISS...).
Active on EME, (Moon bounce communications).
Radio amateur call sign: 4X1DG.
Ariel Jaffe

Ariel Jaffe

Software Group Guide

M.Sc. in electrical engineering ,Tel Aviv University, Israel.
B.Sc. in physics and electrical engineering ,Tel Aviv University, Israel.
Dr.  Daniel Portnoy

Dr. Daniel Portnoy

Astrophysics And Satellites Teacher

Ph.D. in Astrophysics - Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
M.Sc. in Astrophysics - Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
B.Sc. in Aeronautical and Space Engineering - Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
Aviv Kanelbaum

Aviv Kanelbaum

System engineering group guide

M.E in Systems Engineering ,Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
B.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.