Dr. Oleg Figovsky, Director of Research & Development
Prof. Oleg Figovsky, directs all technology development and technical requirements to support HCT marketing and sales. Prof. Figovsky is one of the most well-recognized and accomplished scientists and inventors in the nanotech field. He is the principal inventor of the Green Polyurethane™ concept and author of the umbrella patent; founder and co-owner of the Polymate Ltd.-INRC; has over 40 years of experience in the field of special coatings, adhesives, sealants and corrosion protection; is currently the Expert of Technical Projects, Ministry of Industry & Trade, Israel; the President of IAI (Israel), a member of the European Academy of Sciences; Foreign Member of two Russian Academies of Sciences (REA & RAASN) and chairman of the UNESCO chair “Green Chemistry.” Prof. Figovsky received gold and silver medals at the IENA-98 (Nurnberg, Germany) for several of his nanotechnology inventions. Since 1999 he has been the editor-in-chief of the journal “Scientific Israel – Technological Advantages” and since 2004 has been the editor of the international journal “Alternative Energy & Ecology.” In 2006 he received the Gold Angel Prize at the “Genious-2006” exhibition. Prof. Figovsky is an accomplished author of 17 books, more than 250 scientific articles, and more than 500 patents in his name.