PhD Theses – Materials Science and Engineering

Department Materials Science and Engineering
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Student Name Graduation Year Advisors Abstarcts Research Name
Oleg Kovalenko 2018 Rabkin Eugen Abstracts Thermo-Mechanical Processing of Sub-Micrometer Sized Single Crystalline Metal Particles and their Mechanical Properties
Stas Obuchovsky 2018 Frey Gitti Abstracts Atomic Layer Deposition of Metal Oxides Inside Organic Semi-conductor Films
Suzan Abd El Majid 2018 Bamberger Menachem Abstracts Microstructures,Mechanical Properties and Castability of Aluminum Alloys(A201)with Additions of Si,Ti, and B
Shlomit Zamir 2018 Chaim Rachman, Pokroy Boaz, Abstracts Dopant Effect on the Grain Boundary Mobility of Yag
Hanna Bishara 2018 Berger Shlomo Abstracts Investigation of Sensitive Piezoelectric Responses of Dielectric Nano-Crystals
Hadasa Sternlicht 2018 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Mechanisms of Grain Boundary Motion in SrTiO3
Roy Winter 2017 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts The Role of Interfaces and Defects in Controlling the Properties of InGaAs MOS Devices
Guy Kovel 2018 Sherman Dov, Toroker Maytal, Abstracts Crack Dybnamics in Brittle crystals by 3D Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Pinhas Shekhter 2017 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Electrical and Dielectric Properties of Rare-Earth Oxides as High K Insulators
Natalya Larianovsky 2017 Shechtman Dan Abstracts Coating Magnesium Implants for Slow biodegradation Kinetics
Merna Shaheen Mualim 2018 Sherman Dov Abstracts The Fundamentals of Cracks Dynamics in Brittle Crystals at High Driving Force
Liron Ben-Bashat Bergman 2017 Sherman Dov Abstracts The Origin of Surface Instabilities in Fracture of Brittle Crystals
Boris Nijikovsky 2017 Amouyal Yaron Abstracts Design of Thermoelectric Properties of Ag-Sb-Te-Based Compounds for Energy Conversion
Alexandra Cohen 2016 Pokroy Boaz Abstracts Bio-Inspired Growth of Wax Crystals for the Control of Surface Wettability
Boris Shvartsev 2016 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Chemical and Electrochemical Behavior of SiO2 in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids
Alina Amel 2016 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Study of Anion Exchange Membranes for Fuel Cells
Lee Amitai 2016 Zolotoyabko Emil, Pokroy Boaz, Abstracts The Structure of Biogenic Vaterite: The Least Stable Crystalline Polymorph of Calcium Carbonate
Moshe Moshonov 2016 Frey Gitti Abstracts Self-Assembled Organic Molecules as Metal Oxide Templates for Hybrid Photovoltaics
Rachel Marder 2015 Chaim Rachman Abstracts Densification Mechanisms and Kinetics of Ceramic Nano-Powders during Spark Plasma Sintering
Dganit David 2015 Silverstein Michael Abstracts Biodegradable Porous Poly(urethane-urea)s through Step-Growth Polymerization within High Internal Phase Emulsions
Galit Atiya 2015 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Kinetic and Thermodynamic Characterization of Solid-state Dewetting of Pt Thin Films on SrTi03 and alpha-Al203
Hen Dotan 2015 Rothschild Avner Abstracts alpha-Fe2O3 Photoelectrodes for Solar-Induced Water Splitting
Dor Amram 2015 Rabkin Eugen Abstracts Morphology and Microstructure Evolution in Au-Fe Bilayers on Sapphire
Shirly Borukhin 2014 Pokroy Boaz Abstracts The Surface Structure of Template Stripped Thin Films of Gold
Igor Igal Deckman 2014 Frey Gitti Abstracts Understanding and Controlling Metal/Organic Interfaces in OPV Devices
Yechezkel Ashuach 2014 Zolotoyabko Emil Abstracts Study of Atomic Intermixing in Short-Period InAs/GaSb Superlattices for Infrared Detectors
Anna Gleizer 2014 Sherman Dov Abstracts The Fundamental of Crack Initiation and Propagation in Brittle Single Crystals at the Low Energy Regime
Miri Markovich 2013 Rothschild Avner Abstracts Growth, Characterization and Investigation of the Transport Properties of SrTio3 Epilayers and pn Junctions
Gil Cohn 2013 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Study and Development of Silicon-Air Battery
Osnat Landau 2013 Rothschild Avner Abstracts Nanostructured Titanium Oxide Gas Sensors Produced by Electrospinning
Avigail Keller 2013 Frey Gitti Abstracts Confined Templating of Mesoscopic Metal-Oxides
Artoum Rakovsky 2013 Rabkin Eugen, Gotman Irena, Gutmanas Elazar, Abstracts Bioinspired Calcium Phosphte-Polylactide Nanocomposites and Scaffolds with Controlled Pore Architecture for Bone Tissue Regeneration
Sergei Remennik 2012 Shechtman Dan Abstracts Development of Magnesium Alloys for Bio-Medical Applications
Carina Makarov 2012 Gutmanas Elazar, Gotman Irena, Abstracts Bioresorbable Calcium Phosphate Ceramic-Polymer Nanocomposites for Load Bearing Bone Healing Devices – Low Temperature Synthesis and Drug Incorporation
Basila Kattouf 2012 Frey Gitti, Siegmann Arnon (Deceased), Ein-Eli Yair, Abstracts Composite Electrode for Proton-Based Electrochromic Devices
Guy Ankonina 2012 Rothschild Avner, Komem Yigal, Abstracts Electronic Transport and Gas Sensing Properties of Polycrystalline Titanium Oxide Thin Films with Tailored Microstructures Obtained by Laser Processing
Jonathan Avner Rothschild 2011 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts The Effect of Alloying on the Effective Work Function at Metal/High-K Dielectric Interfaces
Inna Gurevitch 2011 Silverstein Michael Abstracts Porous Polymers Synthesized within Nanoparticle-Based Pickering Emulsions
Maria Gandman 2011 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts The Influence of Solid Surface Structure on Ordering at Solid-Liquid Interfaces
Fouad Atrash 2011 Sherman Dov Abstracts The Role of Phonon Emission in Dynamic Crack Propagation in Brittle Single Crystals
Hila Meltzman 2011 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Correlation of Structure and Energy at Ni-A12O3 Interfaces
Irena Geppert 2011 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Characterization of High-k Materials and their Interface with Si and Metal
Nir Baram 2010 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Enhanced Photo-Electrochemical Efficiency of Immobilized TiO2
Tal Reiner 2010 Gutmanas Elazar, Gotman Irena, Abstracts Protein Incorporation in Biomimetic CaP and Sol-Gel Silica Coatings on Ti Alloys for Bone Healing
Shaul Avraham 2010 Bamberger Menachem, Kaplan Wayne D., Abstracts Strengthening Mechanisms in Mg-Al-Sn-Zn Based Alloys
Mor Baram 2010 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Morphology and Thermodynamics of Thin Equilibrium Films at Metal-Ceramic Interfaces
Roman Yasinov 2010 Berger Shlomo Abstracts Piezoelectric Nano-Composite Thin Films
Shany Neyshtadt 2010 Berger Shlomo Abstracts Exciton Dissociation at Organic-Inorganic Interface
Yulia Lumelsky 2009 Silverstein Michael Abstracts Porous Materials Containing Biodegradable Polymers: High Internal Phase Emulsion Synthesis
Ofer Raz 2009 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Electrochemical Behavior of Silicon in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids
Eran Lipp 2009 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Investigation of the Properties of Metal/High-K (Gd2O3) Interfaces for Advanced MOS Devices
Doron Yadlovker 2008 Berger Shlomo Abstracts A Study of High Density Arrays of Ferroelectric Nano-Domains
Hagay Marom 2007 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Investigation of the Electrical Conductivity of Copper in Nanometric Dimensions for Application as Interconnects in Integrated Circuits
Eyal Aharon 2008 Frey Gitti Abstracts Guest-Host Nanocomposits based on Semiconducting Polymers for Optoelectronic Applications
Gilad Zorn 2007 Gutmanas Elazar, Gotman Irena, Abstracts Surface Modification and Bio-Functionalization of Low Modulus Ti-Nb and TiNi Alloys Employing Self Assembled Monolayers (SAMs)
Tamar Kaully 2007 Siegmann Arnon (Deceased) Abstracts Highly Filled Thermosetting Resins: Interfaces in Particulate Reinforced Composites
Yaron Amouyal 2007 Rabkin Eugen, Gutmanas Elazar, Abstracts Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Grain Boundaries in Ultra Fine Grained Copper Produced by Severe Plastic Deformation
Yaron Kauffmann 2006 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Ordering at a Model Solid-Liquid Interface
Esta Abelev 2006 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Study of Copper Passivation in Aqueous Solutions
Boaz Pokroy 2006 Zolotoyabko Emil Abstracts Interaction between the Organic and Inorganic Phases in Biogenic CaCO3
Ilanit Fisher 2005 Eizenberg Moshe, Kaplan Wayne D., Abstracts Study of Porous SiO2-Based Films as Low-k Dielectrics and Their Integration with Copper Metallization
Janet Zoldan 2004 Siegmann Arnon (Deceased) Abstracts Anisotropy in the Structure and Properties of PP/Ny/CB Blends Processed below the Melting of Ny
Dror Horvitz 2004 Gutmanas Elazar, Gotman Irena, Klinger Leonid, Abstracts Reactive Forging – a Novel Method of Pressure Assisted Combusrtion Synthesis of Dense Ceramics and in Situ Composites: Ti-O-Al-Mg, B-C-Ti, and Mg-Si Systems
Alexander Katz-Demyanetz 2004 Gutmanas Elazar, Gotman Irena, Abstracts Kinetics of Reactions and Reactive Synthesis of Metal- Ceramic Composites in Ni-Ti-B System in the Presence of Ti2Ni and NiB Transient Liquid Phases
Tzipi Cohen-Hyams 2003 Kaplan Wayne D., Yahalom Joseph, Abstracts Electrodeposition of Thin Metallic Magnetic Films
Doron Shilo 2003 Zolotoyabko Emil Abstracts Interaction of Dynamic Deformation Fronts with Dislocations in Single Crystals
Amit Kohn 2003 Eizenberg Moshe, Shaham Yossi, Abstracts Investigation of Electrochemically Deposited Thin Films for Application as Diffusion Barriers in Copper Metallization
Avner Rothschild 2003 Komem Yigal Abstracts TiO2 Thin Films for Gas Sensors
Ariel Sluszny 2002 Silverstein Michael, Narkis Nava, Abstracts Silane-Modified Polymer Films: Development, Characterization and Performance as Pervaporation Membranes
Levi George 2002 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Energy and Structure of Nickel-Alumina Interfaces
Tamar Tepper 2001 Berger Shlomo Abstracts Electrical Properties of Tungsten-Silica Nanocomposites
Eitan Shauly 2001 Komem Yigal Abstracts A Study of the Two-Dimensional Diffusion of Dopants in CMOS Devices
Mark Kovler 2000 Yahalom Joseph, Nemirovsky Yael, Abstracts Investigation of Mono-Crystalline Silicon Etching Processes in Aqueous Solutions
Michael Bergovsky 1999 Eizenberg Moshe, Zolotoyabko Emil, Abstracts Phase Formation in the Ti/Si-Ge System
Ming Wei 1999 Brandon David Abstracts Processing Options for Ceramic Laminates
Nili Mainzer 1999 Zolotoyabko Emil Abstracts The Study of Point Defects in Hg1-XCdxTe Structures
Meital Zilberman 1998 Siegmann Arnon (Deceased) Abstracts Electrically Conductive Polymer Blends Containing Polyaniline
Adi Goldner 1998 Komem Yigal Abstracts The Study of Microstructure and Properties of the System GaxIn1-xP/GaAs(001)
Maxim Levit 1998 Weiss Ben-Zion (Deceased) Abstracts Thermal Stability of Ni-Ti/6H-SiC and Ni-Ti/Si Contacts
Yevgeniy Paransky 1998 Gutmanas Elazar Abstracts Reactive Diffusion in the Ti-Al-N System
Doron Gur 1997 Bamberger Menachem Abstracts Kinetics of Isothermal Solidification in the Ni-Sn System
Alexander Klyuch 1997 Abstracts Investigation of Multicomponent Hydride Forming Alloys TiMn1.3Vx and TiMn1.5Vx with 0
Igor Levin 1997 Brandon David Abstracts Polymorphic Phase Transformations in Alumina
Sergy Lesokhin 1996 Levin Lev Abstracts Phase Formation in the Ni-Ti-C System during Multiphase Diffusion
Daphne Benderly 1995 Siegmann Arnon (Deceased) Abstracts Structuring and Behavior of Multicomponent Immiscible Polymer Blends
Wayne Kaplan 1994 Komem Yigal, Brandon David, Abstracts Crystallography and Concentration of Coincidence Boundaries in Alumina
Alexander Mehlmann 1994 Bamberger Menachem, Dirnfeld Shraga (Deceased), Abstracts Investigation of Diamond Coatings on WC+6%Co Substrates Prepared by Hot-Filament Chemical Vapor Deposition
Alexander Buxbaum 1994 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Structural and Electrical Properties of Thin Palladium Layers on Epitaxial Si1-Xgex/si
Oscar Khaselev 1994 Yahalom Joseph Abstracts Anodization of Magnesium-Aluminium Alloys
Pavel Mogilovski 1994 Gutmanas Elazar Abstracts Interaction of Non-Oxide Ceramics with Metals
Shmuel Ariely 1994 Bamberger Menachem Abstracts Structure and Properties Characterisation of Co2 Laser Alloying by Titanium Carbide
Shoshana Tamir 1993 Komem Yigal, Eizenberg Moshe, Abstracts Laser Induced Silicon Deposition from Gas Phase
Irena Gotman 1992 Gutmanas Elazar Abstracts Interaction of Si3n4 and Sic with Metals
Arie Venkert 1992 Brandon David Abstracts Characterisation of Boundary Structure in Ceramic Composite
Eli Jacobsohn 1992 Shechtman Dan Abstracts Growth and Characterization of Acousto-Optic Ano
Dafna Beery 1992 Siegmann Arnon (Deceased) Abstracts Polmeric Alloys with Lcp
Gal Shafirstien 1992 Bamberger Menachem Abstracts Properties and Structure Characterization of Sae-1045
Samuel Bron 1992 Katz Dov (Deceased) Abstracts The Influence of Superimposed Dynamic and Static Stresses
Irit Levy 1991 Shechtman Dan Abstracts Physical Metallurgy
Eli Bershadsky 1991 Abstracts Investigation of Changes in the Tife1-Xnix-H System as a
Shlomo Berger 1990 Komem Yigal, Weiss Ben-Zion (Deceased), Abstracts Investigtigation of Contacts Between Thin Metal Films and
Yean Ramon 1990 Shechtman Dan Abstracts Rapid Solidification of Aluminium Alloys
Mira Ben-Tzur 1989 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Solid State Reactions Between Thin Films of Al/ti-Ta and
Yehoshua Yeshurun 1988 Brandon David Abstracts Models of Ceramic Failure in Planar Impact
Sivan Fadida Gliksman 2016 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts The Role of Interfaces and Defects in Controlling the Properties of Ge Based MOS Devices
Tomer Hillel 2015 Ein-Eli Yair Abstracts Copper Vanadate Cathodes for Li Thermal Batteries
Shay Joseph 2014 Berger Shlomo Abstracts The Influence of Composition, Microstructure and Thickness on the Optical Transparency and Electrical Conductivity of Thin InxOy Films
David Herman 2013 Sherman Dov Abstracts Crack Path Selection in Brittle Single Crystals under Combined Tensile and Shear Stresses
Lior Kornblum 2012 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts The Role of the Metal/Dielectric Interface Properties in Determining the Electrical Behavior of Si MOS Devices
Noa Cohen 2012 Silverstein Michael Abstracts Sulfonated Polymer Systems Synthesized Using Emulsion Templating
Tamar Gitli 2011 Silverstein Michael Abstracts Bicontinuous Systems Combining Hydrogels and Hydrophobic Polymers Through Emulsion Templating
Michal Nitzani 2010 Berger Shlomo Abstracts Nano-Structured Composite Pyroelectric Thin Films
Igor Zlotnikov 2009 Gutmanas Elazar, Gotman Irena, Abstracts Bioinspired Nanolaminates: Synthesis by Deposition of Zirconium Oxide on LbL Organic Layers and Mechanical Behavior
Saar Kirmayer 2008 Frey Gitti Abstracts The Self-Organization Mechanism of Semiconducting Polymer/ Mesoperiodic Silica Nanocomposites
Ekaterina Dovgolevsky 2007 Frey Gitti Abstracts Conjugated Polymers/Mesoporous Silica Guest-Host Nanocomposites for Electronic Applications
Yariv Drezner 2005 Berger Shlomo Abstracts The Interrelation between Microstructure, Stresses and Dielectric Properties of Nanometric Ferroelectrics Films of BaTiO3
Amir Avishai 2004 Kaplan Wayne D. Abstracts Thin Equilibrium Amorphous Films at a Model Metal-Ceramic Interface
Alexander Tokar 2002 Levin Lev Abstracts Solid State Transformations in an Iron-Alloyed Titanium Aluminide
Ginat Goren-Muginstein 2000 Berger Shlomo, Rosen Abraham (Deceased), Abstracts Sintering Study of Nano-Crystalline Tungsten Carbide
Michael Regev 1999 Bamberger Menachem, Rosen Abraham (Deceased), Abstracts The Influence of the Microstructure on the Creep Properties of AZ91D Magnesium Alloy
Touma Aboud 1998 Weiss Ben-Zion (Deceased) Abstracts Structural Changes in the Mechanically Alloyed W-Cu System
Leonid Farber 1996 Gutmanas Elazar Abstracts Synthesis of CoAl and NiAl Intermetallics and the Intermetallic Based Composites from Very Fine Elemental Metal Powders
Oleg Goldfarb 1994 Bamberger Menachem, Zolotoyabko Emil, Abstracts Microstructure of Ternary Au-Ag-Cu Alloys Obtained by Modulated Multilayer Sputtering
Ziv Atzmon 1993 Eizenberg Moshe Abstracts Solid Phase Epitayial Growth and Electrical
Gad Rosen 1992 Dirnfeld Shraga (Deceased) Abstracts Influence of Alloying Elements Addition on the Formation
Eliahou Gozlan 1990 Bamberger Menachem Abstracts The Influence of Alloying Elements on the Microstructure
Avishay Katz 1988 Komem Yigal Abstracts Properties of Metal Al Si Contacts Formed by Rapid Thermal