Asher Space Research Institute (ASRI)
University • Member since 2014
The mission of the Asher Space Research Institute (ASRI) is to advance education, science, technology and engineering in all space related fields.
The ASRI operates with a broad national perspective. It fosters interdisciplinary work, and collaboration of Israeli researchers from all universities and agencies as well as industry. The ASRI also establishes collaborative projects with other countries
The ASRI was established in 1984. Its members are professors in five academic departments of the Technion (Physics, Aerospace, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences). It has a technical staff involved in the Research and Development of small satellites. The Institute is managed by a Director, under the guidance of a Management Committee, whose members are the Vice President for Research of the Technion, the Deans of Physics and Aerospace Engineering and the Institute Director.