Itzhak Porat

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Technion, Haifa, Israel - teaching, research and development:
Area of interest: dynamical mechanics
1958-1976 - Department of Mechanics, Technion, Haifa, Israel
1976-2012 - Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion, Haifa, Israel
Link to internet page in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion, Haifa, Israel:
Theses supervised by Porat in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion
Also in company: VESPRO LTD - Research and development

Porat, I., "Mechanical joints with large angles," M.Sc. thesis, Mechanics, Technion, Haifa, Israel (1960) (In Hebrew)
Porat, I., "Regulation of rotational velocity," D.Sc. thesis, Mechanics, Technion, Haifa, Israel (1966) (Supervisor: B. Popper, (1927-2012), In Hebrew) Synopsis in English תקציר הדוקטורט 1966- עברית

Selected 5 publications on dynamics, particularly on dynamics of rotation:
  1. Porat, I., "Optimal damping of flexibly-mounted rotor," Israel J. Technol., v. 7, No. 3, pp. 235-245 (1969) Abstract
  2. Porat, I., "Deflection of helical springs," Israel J. Technol., v. 7, No. 3, pp. 265-268 (1969).
  3. Porat, I., "Axisymmetrical auxillary mass nutation-damper," Israel J. Technol., v. 17, No. 4, pp. 201-206 (1979) Abstract
  4. Porat, I., "Moments transmission by a universal joint," Mechanisms and machine theory, v. 15, No. 4, pp. 245-254 (1980) Abstract
  5. Porat, I., "Contribution to numerical computation of lateral vibration of beams," J. Sound Vib., v. 74, n. 2, pp. 175-85 (22 Jan. 1981) Abstract

Selected 3 patents :
  1. Porat, I., Apparatus and method for determining the rate of rotation of a moving body - US patent 5189913 (Issued 1993).
  2. Porat, I., Method and system for power generation from humid air US patent 6057606 (Issued 2000).
  3. Porat, Y., Porat, I., Shach, D., Non-invasive shallow mechanical tissue characterization (=METHOD, SYSTEM AND DEVICE FOR TISSUE CHARACTERIZATION) (=Method and instrumentation to diagnose body tumors by their dynamic response to vibrations compared to the response of normal body tissues etc.)
    US Patent Application No. 2003/0220,556
    US Patent Application No. 2005/0065,426
    International Application No.: PCT/IL2003/000412


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