Jay Fineberg, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (image) The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Share Print E-Mail Caption Professor Jay Fineberg at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Racah Institute of Physics (shown here) and his graduate student Ilya Svetlizky have demonstrated that the seemingly disparate processes of fracture and friction are actually intimately intertwined. Their research has implications for describing the mechanics deep beneath the earth's surface that drive earthquakes. Credit (Photo: Hebrew University) Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.