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The Robert  H Smith Faculty
of Food, Agriculture and Environment
P.O. Box 12  Rehovot 76100 
ISRAEL

tel: 972-8-9489340
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neomim@savion.huji.ac.il

Jeremy I. Pfeffer

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S/Y Barbara Ann

Sailor and Gentleman Scholar

B.Sc (Special Honours) in Chemistry; University of London.
A.R.C.S in Chemistry, Imperial College of Science & Technology, London.
M.Sc (with Distinction) in Science Teaching, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
            Thesis: An Evaluation of 10th Grade Chemistry in Selected Israeli High Schools.

Physics Teaching

Textbooks

מבוא לפיסיקה מודרנית

(An Introduction to Modern Physics)

The Magnes Press, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem
co-authored with Shlomo Nir:
1st Edition (1993); 2nd Edition (2002).
Modern Physics: An Introductory Text Imperial College Press, London
co-authored with Shlomo Nir
1st Edition (2000); 2nd Edition (2013)

Student Texts

אור וצבע

(Light and Color:
A course of experiments for Junior High Schools)

Weizmann Institute of Science.
Youth Activities Division (1978)

פיסיקה נסיונית

(A Physics Laboratory Manual for First Year Students)

Soil and Water Department,
Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1990-2000)

הרצאות בפיסיקה - מכניקה

(Lectures for First Year Students - Mechanics)

Soil and Water Department,
Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1995)

הרצאות בפיסיקה – חשמל, מגנטיות וגלים

(Lectures for First Year Students
Electricity, Magnetism and Waves)

Soil and Water Department,
Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1995)

Articles

An Alternative Derivation of the Kinetic Theory of Gases Phys. Educ. 34 237-239 (1999)
A Soap-film Motor Phys. Educ. 37 77-78 (2002)
How Fast Can a Soap-film Roll a Glass Rod? Phys. Educ. 37 78-80 (2002)
Physics on a Shoestring:
Experiments with Soap Films
ICPE-EPEC 2013 Proceedings, pp.775-783

Biblical and Jewish Historical Studies

Books

Malbim's Job: The Book of Job
Translated and Interpreted According to the Commentary of Rabbi Meir Lebush Malbim
Ktav Publishing, New York (2002).
Providence in the Book of Job:
The  Search for God’s Mind
Sussex Academic Press,
Brighton, Sussex, England (2005)
From One End of the Earth to the Other;
The London Bet Din 1805- 1855 and the Jewish Convicts Transported to Australia
Sussex Academic Press,
Brighton, Sussex, England (2009)

Articles

The Rainbow

Niv Hamidrashia, Spring-Summer 1971

The First Bet Din Convened in Australia Australian Jewish Historical Society Journal,
XVIII, Part 3 (2007)
The Skeleton in Isaac Nathan’s  Cupboard Australian Jewish Historical Society Journal,
Part 1, Vol. XX (2010)
Isaac Nathan’s Angst Australian Jewish Historical Society Journal,
Part 3, Vol. XXI (2010)
From Sheerness to Van Diemens Land:
The Saga of Judah and Joseph  Solomon
Australian Jewish Historical Society Journal,
Vol.XXI, Part 4 (2014)
Clandestine Conversions (Giurim) Segula, Issue 22 (July 2014) Jerusalem, p.49-53.
A Controversy in the Amsterdam Community in 1650:
Can a Ger Tzedek  be Appointed Parnass?
Hakirah, Vol.19 (Summer 2015), p.117-142.
סגולה, גיליון 49 (סיוון תשע"ד / יוני 2014), ירושלים,עמ' 36-41. דיינים במחתרת
סגולה, גיליון 52 (אלול תשע"ד / ספטמבר 2014), ירושלים, עמ' 28-37 בזכות קצין סקוטי שובב

Medieval and Early Modern Hebrew Manuscripts

Book

The John Fell Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts
at Christ Church Library, Oxford
Introductory Studies and Notes

CreateSpace Publishing Platform (2019).

http://www.chch.ox.ac.uk/
library-and-archives/hebrew-manuscripts

Articles

Authorship in a Hebrew Codex: Ms.199.
Tracing Two Lost Works by Delmedigo.
Christ Church Library Newsletter, Vol.6, Iss.3, 2010
From Eisenstadt to Oxford:
The Provenance of Ms 199 in the Hebrew Collection of Christ Church Library.
Christ Church Library Newsletter, Vol.9, 2012-3
Moses ibn Tibbon’s Hebrew Translation of Al-Hassar’s 12th century Arithmetical Treatise Kitab al Bayan. MAA Press Periodicals: Convergence, May (2017) DOI:10.4169/convergence20170501 http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/
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