- PhD - Department of Geosciences, Tel-Aviv University (2016).
- B.Sc - Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel-Aviv University (2010).
- Mixed-phase Antarctic clouds.
- Remote-sensing techniques.
- Mesosphere-lower-thermosphere aeronomy.
Silber, I, H. Verlinde, and E. W. Eloranta (2017), The temperature-dependent probability of liquid water presence in airborne hydrometeors over McMurdo station, Antarctica, in prep.
Katz, S., Y. Yair, C. Price, R. Yaniv, I. Silber, B. Lynn, and B. Ziv (2017), The peculiar electrical properties of the 8-12th September, 2015 massive dust outbreak over the Levant, in prep.
Wüst, S., C. Schmidt, M. Bittner, I. Silber, C. Price, J. H. Yee, M. Mlynczak, and J. Russell III (2017), First ground-based observations of mesopause temperatures above the Eastern-Mediterranean Part II: OH*-climatology and gravity wave activity, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 155, 104-111, doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2017.01.003.
Silber, I., C. Price, C. Schmidt, S. Wüst, M. Bittner, and E. Pecora (2017), First ground-based observations of mesopause temperatures above the Eastern-Mediterranean Part I: Multi-day oscillations and tides, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 155, 95-103, doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2016.08.014.
Silber, I., and C. Price (2017), On the use of VLF narrowband measurements to study the lower ionosphere and the mesosphere-lower-thermosphere, Surv. Geophys., 38, 407-441, doi: 10.1007/s10712-016-9396-9.
Silber, I., C. Price, and C. J. Rodger (2016), Semi-annual oscillation (SAO) of the nighttime ionospheric D-region as detected through ground-based VLF receivers, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16(5), 3279–3288, doi:10.5194/acp-16-3279-2016.
Silber, I., C. Price, E. Galanti, and A. Shuval (2015), Anomalously strong vertical magnetic fields from distant ELF/VLF sources, J. Geophys. Res.: Space. Phys., 120, 6036-6044, doi: 10.1002/2015JA021141.
Silber, I., C. Price, C. J. Rodger, and C. Haldoupis (2013), Links between mesopause temperatures and ground-based VLF narrowband radio signals, J. Geophys. Res.: Atmos., 118, 1-12, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50379.
Honors and Awards:
2015: IAGA (International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy) Young Scientist Award.
2014: Travel scholarship for an international scientific conference, by the Israeli Ministry of Science
and Technology, Israel.
2013: Department of Geophysical, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences PhD Excellence award.
2012: Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology 3-years PhD fellowship, in memory of Col. Ilan
Ramon, first Israeli astronaut.
2010, 2011: Dean's Excellence award by Tel-Aviv University.
2010-2014: Teaching assistant and tutor, Department of Geophysical, Atmospheric and Planetary
Sciences, Tel-Aviv University.
Course name: Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences.
2010-2012: Research assistant, ILAN Team, Department of Nature Sciences, Open University,
Research topic: Study of red sprites and other TLE's.
2009-2011: Research assistant, Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel-Aviv University.
Research topic: Ice nuclei, their concentration and efficiency in clean and polluted air and their
effects on clouds and precipitation.