Daniel Zajfman is an Israeli physicist whose main
research interests are centered around the Physics of simple molecular ions. On
December 1 2006 he was elected as the tenth president of the Weizmann
Institute. Daniel Zajfman was born in Brussels, Belgium and emigrated in 1979
In 1983 he graduated in Physics (B.Sc.), at the Technion, Israel
Institute of Technology, Haifa, and in 1989 received his PhD, in atomic
physics. He conducted his post-doctoral at the Argonne National Laboratory,
Illinois, USA. (1989-1991).