Research Group

Present members

Postdocs and research staff:

Dec 2010 - present. Dr. Yaelle Schilt. Grazing incident X-ray scattering and self-assembly in ionic liquids (supported for 3 years by the Ministry of Science). Publication 37.

Technical staff:

2006 - present. Carmen Tamburu. Publication 31, 34, 36, 38, 40.

Ph.D. Students:

2010 - present. Avi Ginsburg (with Israel Ringel). Publication 36, 41.

2010 - present. Ariel Steiner (with Yechezkel Barenholtz). Publication 37, 39.

2011- present. Tal Ben-Nun. (with Amnon Barak).

M.Sc. Students:

2010- present Roi Asor. Following the formation of virus-like particles using time-resolved X-ray scattering. Publication 41, 42, 43, 44.

Received the Rector award for 2012, and the nanocenter fellowship for the M.Sc. program

2012 - present. Tom Dvir. Self-assembly in ionic liquids.

Received the nanocenter fellowship for the M.Sc. program

2012 - present. Daniel Luzon. Self-assembly and intermolecular interactions of tubular forming proteins

Received the nanocenter fellowship for the M.Sc. program

Undergrad students:

2011 Noam Morali, Wide Angle X-ray scattering of salt solutions.

2011 Assaf Shemesh, Scattering from salt solutions.

2011 Jonathan Mosenkis. (with Nir Keren) Biomembranes and ionic liquids. Publication 36.

Past members

Technical staff:

2006 - 2008. Menachem Peres. Publication 31, 40.

Ph.D. Students:

2008–2010, Nadler Moshe. Publication 31.

M.Sc. Students:

2006–2009 Leora Moshe. Modulating the structure and interactions of liposome–peptide complexes by membrane composition and solution conditions.

2006–2009 Alik Belitsky. Publication 32.

2007–2009 Efrat Flashner (with Assaf Friedler). Publication 32.

2006–2010 Ariel Steiner. Publication 31, 34, 40.

2008–2010, Or Szekely. Summa cum Laude. Publication 34, 37, 42.

Received the Rector award of 2009 and the Rudin fellowship for M.Sc. program

2008–2010, Pablo Szekely. M.Sc. in Physics. Publication 28, 29, 36, 40, 42.

Received the Rudin fellowship for M.Sc. program

2008–2010, Avi Ginsburg. Publication 28, 5.29.

2009–2011, Tal Ben-Nun (with Amnon Barak). Publication 28, 29.

Undergrad students:

2006-2007 Ori Yudilevich. X-ray scattering of charged membranes.

2007-2009 Tal Ben-Nun. Developing x-ray analysis software. Publication 29.

2007-2008 Or Szekely. X-ray scattering of dipolar membranes. Publication 31, 36, 40.

2007-2008 Pablo Szekely. X-ray scattering of charged membranes in the presence of multivalent cations. Publication 31, 34, 40.

2008-2009 Ester Feldblum. X-ray scattering of microtubules and counterions. Publication 40.

2008-2009 Eleanor Avihar. Diffusion of ions between charged membranes.

2009 Rivka Toubiana. Summer internship. Adsorption of proteins on dipolar membranes.

2008 Avi Ginsburg. X-ray scattering of microtubules under osmotic stress. Publication 31, 40.

2008 – 2010 Roy Resh. Developing x-ray analysis tools. Publication 30, 31, 36, 40.

2008- 2010 Roy Asor. X-ray scattering of lipids, biomembranes and lamin. Publication 31, 34, 36, 40.

2009-2010 Tom Dvir. Optical Imaging of self-assembled systems and effect of temperature on the structure and interactions between membranes. Publication 31, 36, 40, 42.

2009-2010 Oded Rosolio (with Prof. Nir Keren). Biophysics program graduate project. Thesis: X-ray scattering from biomembranes.

2010 Einav Amit, The interactions between calcium ions and dipolar membranes. Publication 34.

2010 Vickey Gurelnick. Charged membranes. Publication 36, 40.

2011, Tamar Walf, Wide angle X-ray scattering of charged membranes. Publication 36.

2011 Yoav Dan, Biomembranes. Publication 36.