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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Weizmann Institute of Science and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Weizmann Institute of Science, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Weizmann Institute of Science include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Weizmann Institute of Science alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Weizmann Institute of Science are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Weizmann Institute of Science.

Adi Shamir and Amir Pnueli are only the beginning of the graduates on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Weizmann Institute of Science?” and “Which celebrities are Weizmann Institute of Science alumni?”

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Meir Wilchek is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Meir Wilchek Meir Wilchek is an Israeli biochemist. He is a professor at the Weizmann Institute of Science.

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Adi Shamir is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Adi Shamir Mathematician, Professor, Computer scientist Adi Shamir is an Israeli cryptographer. He is a co-inventor of the RSA algorithm, a co-inventor of the Feige–Fiat–Shamir identification scheme, one of the inventors of differential cryptanalysis ...more

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Amir Pnueli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Amir Pnueli Computer scientist Amir Pnueli was an Israeli computer scientist and the 1996 Turing Award recipient.

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Moshe Y. Vardi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Moshe Y. Vardi Professor, Computer scientist Moshe Ya'akov Vardi is an Israeli computer scientist. He is a Professor of Computer Science at Rice University, USA. He is the Karen Ostrum George Professor in Computational Engineering, ...more

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Mario Livio is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Mario Livio Scientist, Astronomer Mario Livio is an astrophysicist and an author of works that popularize science and mathematics. He is currently an astrophysicist at the Space Telescope Science Institute, which operates the ...more

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Miron Livny is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Miron Livny Professor, Computer scientist Miron Livny is a senior researcher and professor specializing in distributed computing at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Livny has been a professor of computer science at Wisconsin since ...more

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Nathan Seiberg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Nathan Seiberg Physicist Nathan "Nati" Seiberg is an Israeli American theoretical physicist who works on string theory. He is currently a professor at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey,

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Doron Zeilberger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Doron Zeilberger Mathematician, Scientist Doron Zeilberger is an Israeli mathematician, known for his work in combinatorics.

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Joseph Schlessinger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Joseph Schlessinger Chemist Joseph "Josip" Schlessinger is a Croatia-born Israeli biochemist and biophysician. He is chair of the Pharmacology Department at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, ...more

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Lev Vaidman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Lev Vaidman Physicist Lev Vaidman is a Russian-Israeli physicist and Professor at Tel Aviv University, Israel. He is noted for his work in the area of quantum teleportation and the Elitzur–Vaidman bomb-testing ...more

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Alexander Goldfarb is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Alexander Goldfarb Scientist Alexander Davidovich Goldfarb is a Russian-American microbiologist, activist, and author. He emigrated from the USSR in 1975 and lived in Israel and Germany before settling permanently in New ...more

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Ada Yonath is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Ada Yonath Crystallography, Professor, Scientist Ada E. Yonath is an Israeli crystallographer best known for her pioneering work on the structure of the ribosome. She is the current director of the Helen and Milton A. Kimmelman Center for ...more

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Dorit Aharonov is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Dorit Aharonov Computer scientist Dorit Aharonov is an Israeli computer scientist specializing in quantum computing. Aharonov graduated from Hebrew University of Jerusalem with a BSc in Mathematics and Physics in 1994. She then ...more

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David Peleg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
David Peleg Computer scientist David Peleg is an Israeli computer scientist. He is a professor at the Weizmann Institute of Science, holding the Norman D. Cohen Professorial Chair of Computer Sciences, and the present dean of ...more

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Alexander Levitzki is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Alexander Levitzki Alexander Levitzki is an Israeli biochemist who is a Professor of Biochemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

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Giora Ram is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Giora Ram Computer scientist, Scientist

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Achi Brandt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Achi Brandt Mathematician Achiezer Brandt is an Israeli mathematician, noted for his pioneering contributions to multigrid methods.

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Yadin Dudai is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Yadin Dudai Yadin Dudai is a neuroscientist, the Sara and Michael Sela Chair of Neurobiology at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel, and the Albert and Blanche Willner Family Global ...more

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Arieh Warshel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Arieh Warshel Chemist Arieh Warshel is an Israeli-American biochemist and biophysicist. He is a Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and holds the Dana and David Dornsife Chair in Chemistry at the ...more

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Henry Markram is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Henry Markram Professor, Neuroscientist Henry Markram is an israeli Professor at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland and director of both the Blue Brain Project and the Human Brain

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Scott L. Friedman, M.D. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Scott L. Friedman, M.D. Scott L. Friedman is an American scientist, professor and physician who works in the field of hepatology. Friedman has conducted pioneering research into the underlying causes of scarring, or ...more

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Alexander Nabutovsky is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Alexander Nabutovsky Mathematician Alexander Nabutovsky is a Canadian mathematician specializing in differential geometry, geometric calculus of variations and quantitative aspects of topology of manifolds. He is a professor at ...more

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Karen Avraham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Karen Avraham Karen B. Avraham is an American-Israeli human geneticist. She is a full professor at Tel Aviv University, and the current Vice Dean of the Sackler Faculty of Medicine. Her laboratory is in the ...more

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Ehud Gazit is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Ehud Gazit Ehud Gazit, is an Israeli biochemist, biophysicist and nanotechnologist. He is Professor and the incumbent of the Chair for Nano-Biology at Tel Aviv University. From 2012-2014 he also served as ...more

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Daria Mochly-Rosen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Daria Mochly-Rosen Professor Daria Mochly-Rosen is Senior Associate Dean for Research in the School of Medicine and the George D. Smith Professor in Translational Medicine & Professor at Stanford University.

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Kalanit O. Grill-Spector is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Kalanit O. Grill-Spector Professor Kalanit O. Grill-Spector is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Institude at Stanford University.

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Shmuel Safra is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Shmuel Safra Shmuel Safra is an Israeli computer scientist. He is a Professor of Computer Science at Tel Aviv University, Israel. Born in Jerusalem. Safra's research areas include complexity theory and ...more

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Rachel Manber is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Rachel Manber Professor Rachel Manber is Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University Medical Center at Stanford University.

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Uri Alon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Uri Alon Uri Alon is a Professor and Systems Biologist at the Weizmann Institute of Science. His highly cited research investigates gene expression, network motifs and the design principles of biological ...more

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Nahum Sonenberg is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Nahum Sonenberg Nahum Sonenberg, OC FRSC is an Israeli Canadian microbiologist and biochemist. He is a James McGill professor of biochemistry at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He was an HHMI ...more

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Michael Moseley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Michael Moseley Professor Michael Moseley is Professor, Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology at Stanford University

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Uriel Feige is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Uriel Feige Computer scientist Uriel Feige is an Israeli computer scientist who was a doctoral student of Adi Shamir.

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Nir Friedman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
Nir Friedman Nir Friedman is an Israeli Professor of Computer Science and Biology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His research combines Machine Learning and Statistical Learning with Systems Biology, ...more

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Ora Kedem is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Weizmann Institute Of Science Alumni
bernard-lavenda added Ora Kedem Ora Kedem is professor emerita at the Weizmann Institute of Science and a recipient of the Israel Prize for life sciences.