Israel Urieli (Dr. Iz), Associate Professor Emeritus Mechanical Engineering


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Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Since July 1, 2012, I am now formally:

Retired and Recumbent


My emeritus commitment to the ME department is to maintain some of the various web learning resources that I developed over the years, in particular:

Research (actually - Hobby):

Some previous ME departmental issues:

Various Technical Notes:

Personal Page:


Recent Highlights:

Recreation & Fun:

Family & Friends:

  • My son Assaf's software development company in France Joliciel Informatique, specializing in OOAD and Java

  • Assaf has a delightful blog under the pseudonym Moyshele Rosencrantz - it includes 3 themes:

    • Literature review, including various books on the Holocaust era.

    • Music, including Yiddish songs and songs of French singer/songwriter George Brassense - performed by Assaf.

    • History - describing his grandfather's amazing experience walking from Russia to Israel (1927 - 29).

  • An article published by the Yiddish Book Center (Pakn-Treger Jan 2013) on Assaf's contribution as a Computational Yiddish Linguist.