Yshai Avishai did PhD at Weizmann institute. He is a professor of theoretical condensed matter Physics at Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva Israel. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society, served as a Divisional Associate Editor for Physical Review Letters, was an Outstanding Referee for APS journals. He served as head of the Physics Department at Ben Gurion University, as head of the Ilse-Katz Center for Nanotechnology, as member of the Judging Committees for Israel prize in Physics and the Emet prize for exact Sciences. He is the author of 235 papers in high-level journals including Physical Review Letters and Nature, and an author of three books in Physics. He occasionally serves as Faculty Member at NYU-Shanghai University and YITP at Kyoto University, Japan. He visited and worked in numerous institutes around the world, Including Argonne National Laboratories, Lyon, Saclay, Orsay, Heidelberg, Tokyo, Kyoto, Hokkaido and others.