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Polymate LTD., INRC
P.O. Box 73
Migdal Ha'Emeq 2310001
Israel

Prof. Oleg Figovsky is the founder and R&D the Polymate Ltd. - International Nanotechnology Research Centre where he is working on research in nanostructured corrosion-resistant composite materials and protective coatings based on a polymer and silicate matrix. Novel nanotechnologies invented by Prof. O. Figovsky were the basis for establishing industrial production in the US, Canada, China, Mexico, Russia and Israel.

He is a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Head of the UNESCO Chair "Green Chemistry". For his inventions in nanotechnologies he was awarded gold and silver medals at IENA-98 and Gold Angel Prize at the Genius 2006 exhibition.

Prof. Oleg Figovsky has authored of a few books, more than 300 scientific articles and 500 patents.

  • Exposition of the new projects carried out under supervision of Prof. O. Figovsky American Coatings Show 2016 (Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A.) 12-14 April 2016
  • Prof. Oleg Figiovsky was  awarded the Order "Engineering Glory"of the Russian Academy of Engineering for "Achievements in Integration of International and Russian Engineering Community, a Contribution to the Development of the Theory and Practice of Engineering"
  • Keynote lecture "Nonisocyanate Polyurethane: Synthesis, Structure and Application; Nano Structured Organic Alkali-Soluble Silicate for Industrial Application". Advance in Petroleum and Gas Industry and Petrochemistry, VIІІ International Scientific-Technical Conference (APGIP-8), 16-19/V, Lviv Polytechnic National University,2016
  • 2015 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award, USA, 2015, July 2015 for “Developing a Safer, Plant-Based Polyurethane for Use on Floors, Furniture and in Foam Insulation”
  • Lectures on Hybrid Nonisocyanate Polyurethanes, Kielce Technical University, Poland, December 2015
  • Participation at the European Coating Show with exposition "Nonisocyanate Polyurethane Coating", Nuremberg, Germany, April 2015
  • Presentation "Nonisocyanate Polyurethanes Systems & Cyclic Carbonates", for CREAVIS - Science-to-Business Center of Evonik Industries AG (Marl, Germane). March 2015
  • Figovsky Oleg was elected as Honorary Professor - Expert of Innovations, Wyzcsa Szkola Gospodarki w Bydcoszczy, Poland
  • Book "Sol-gel Technology of Porous Composites" (coauthor P. Kudryavtzev ), Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany.
  • Book "Nanomaterials Based on Soluble Silicates",(coauthor P.Kudryavtsev) Lambert Academic Publishing (in English and Russian)
  • Patent "Construction element for erecting structure, and method of erecting structure with use thereof", US 8,615,967 B1 (authors: O. Figovsky, A. Futoriynsky)