Publications

Years 2000-2016

Assaf Ben-Moshe, Ayelet Teitelboim, Dan Oron, Gil Markovich, "Probing the Interaction of Quantum Dots with Chiral Capping Molecules using Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy", Nano Lett. 16, 7467-7473 (2016).

Leah Ben Gur, Einat Tirosh, Amir Segal, Gil Markovich, Alexander Gerber, "Extraordinary Hall-effect in colloidal magnetic nanoparticle films", J. Mag. Mag. Mater. 426, 178-182 (2016).

Asaf Shoval, Michal Tepper, Jenny Tikotsky, Leah Ben-Gur,  Gil Markovich, Yona Keisari, Israel Gannot, "Magnetic Nanoparticles Based Acoustical Detection and Hyperthermic Treatment of Cancer, in vitro and in vivo Studies", J. Nanophotonics 10, 036007 (2016).

Tatyana Levi-Belenkova, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, "Orientation-Sensitive Peptide-Induced Plasmonic Circular Dichroism in Silver Nanocubes", J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 12751-12756 (2016).

Amir Hevroni, Mukund Bapna, Stephan Piotrowski, Sara A. Majetich, Gil Markovich, "Tracking the Verwey Transition in Single Magnetite Nanocrystals by Variable-Temperature Scanning Tunneling Microscopy", J. Phys. Chem. Lett.  7, 1661−1666 (2016).

Oriol Arteaga, Jordi Sancho-Parramon, Shane Nichols, Ben M. Maoz, Adolf Canillas, Salvador Bosch, Gil Markovich, Bart Kahr, "Relation between 2D/3D chirality and the appearance of chiroptical effects in real nanostructures", Opt. Express 24, 2242-2252 (2016).

Amir Hevroni, Boris Tsukerman, Gil Markovich, "Probing magnetization dynamics in individual magnetite nanocrystals using magnetoresistive scanning tunneling microscopy", Phys. Rev. B 92, 224423 (2015).

Maria Chiara di Gregorio, Assaf Ben Moshe, Einat Tirosh, Luciano Galantini, Gil Markovich, "Chiroptical Study of Plasmon-Molecule Interaction: the Case of Glutathione Interaction with Silver Nanocubes", J. Phys. Chem. C 119, 17111–17116 (2015).

Ariel J. Ben-Sasson, Daniel Azulai, Hagit Gilon, Antonio Facchetti, Gil Markovich, Nir Tessler, "Self-Assembled Metallic Nanowire-Based Vertical Organic Field-Effect Transistor", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 7,  2149–2152 (2015).

Assaf Ben-Moshe, Sharon Grayer Wolf, Maya Bar Sadan, Lothar Houben, Zhiyuan Fan, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, "Enantioselective control of lattice and shape chirality in inorganic nanostructures using chiral biomolecules", Nat. Comm. 5, 4302 (2014).

Oriol Arteaga, Ben M. Maoz, Shane Nichols, Gil Markovich, Bart Kahr, "Complete polarimetry on the asymmetric transmission through subwavelength hole arrays", Opt. Express 22, 13719-13732 (2014).

Daniel Szwarcman, S. Prosandeev, Lydie Louis, Shlomo Berger, Yuri Rosenberg, Yossi Lereah, L. Bellaiche, Gil Markovich, "The stabilization of a single domain in free-standing ferroelectric nanocrystals", J. Phys. Condens. Matter 26, 122202 (2014).

Gil Markovich, "Magneto-transport and magnetization dynamics in magnetic nanoparticle assemblies", MRS Bulletin 38, 939-944 (2013).

Assaf Ben Moshe, Ben M. Maoz, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, "Chirality and chiroptical effects in inorganic nanocrystal systems with plasmon and exciton resonances", Chem. Soc. Rev. 42, 7028-7041 (2013).

Muriel E. Layani, Assaf Ben Moshe, Maxim Varenik, Oren Regev, Hui Zhang, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, "Chiroptical Activity in Silver Cholate Nanostructures Induced by the Formation of Nanoparticle Assemblies", J. Phys. Chem. C 117, 22240-22244 (2013).

Ben M. Maoz, Yulia Chaikin, Alexander B. Tesler, Omri Bar Elli, Zhiyuan Fan, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, "Amplification of Chiroptical Activity of Chiral Biomolecules by Surface Plasmons", Nano Lett. 13, 1203-1209 (2013).

Assaf Ben-Moshe, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, "Enantioselective Synthesis of Intrinsically Chiral Mercury Sulfide Nanocrystals", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 52, 1275-1279 (2012).

Ben M. Maoz, Rob van der Weegen, Zhiyuan Fan, Alexander O. Govorov, George A. Ellestad, Nina Berova, E. W. Meijer, Gil Markovich, "Plasmonic chiroptical response of silver nanoparticles interacting with chiral supra-molecular assemblies", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 17807–17813 (2012).

Daniel Azulai, Elad Cohen, Gil Markovich, "Seed concentration control of metal nanowire diameter", Nano Lett. 12, 5552-5558 (2012).

Tatyana Levi Belenkova, Dolev Rimmerman, Elad Mentovich, Hagit Gilon, Netta Hendler, Shachar Richter, Gil Markovich, "UV induced formation of transparent Au–Ag nanowire mesh film for repairable OLED devices", J. Mater. Chem. 22, 24042-24047 (2012).

Daniel Azulai, Uri Givan, Nava Shpaisman, Tatyana Levi Belenkova, Hagit Gilon, Fernando Patolsky, Gil
Markovich, "On-Surface Formation of Metal Nanowire Transparent Top Electrodes on CdSe Nanowire Array-Based Photoconductive Devices", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 4, 3157–3162 (2012).

Daniel Szwarcman, Axel Lubk, Martin Linck, Karin Vogel, Yossi Lereah, Hannes Lichte, Gil Markovich, "Ferroelectric effects in individual BaTiO3 nanocrystals investigated by electron holography", Phys. Rev. B 85, 134112 (2012).

Ben M. Maoz, Assaf Ben Moshe, Daniel Vestler, Omri Bar-Elli, Gil Markovich, "Chiroptical effects in planar achiral plasmonic oriented nanohole Arrays", Nano Lett. 12, 2357–2361 (2012).

Assaf Ben Moshe, Daniel Szwarcman, Gil Markovich, "The size dependence of chiroptical activity in colloidal quantum dots", ACS Nano 5, 9034–9043 (2011).

 Amir Hevroni, Hadar Golan, Alexander Fialkov, Igor Rahinov, Vladimir Tsionsky, Gil Markovich, Sergey Cheskis, "In-situ measurement of the mass concentration of flame-synthesized nanoparticles using quartz-crystal microbalance", Meas. Sci. Technol. 22, 115102 (2011).

Ben M. Maoz, Einat Tirosh, Maya Bar Sadan, Inna Popov, Yuri Rosenberg, Gil Markovich, "Highly defective MgO nanosheets from colloidal self-assembly", J. Mater. Chem. 21, 9532–9537 (2011).

Ben M. Maoz, Einat Tirosh, Maya Bar Sadan, Gil Markovich, "Defect-induced magnetism in chemically synthesized nanoscale sheets of MgO", Phys. Rev. B 83, 161201(R) (2011).

Assaf Ben Moshe, Gil Markovich, "Synthesis of single crystal hollow silver nanoparticles in a fast reaction-diffusion process", Chem. Mater. 23, 1239-1245 (2011).

Daniel Szwarcman, Daniel Vestler, Gil Markovich, "The Size-Dependent Ferroelectric Phase Transition in BaTiO3 Nanocrystals Probed by Surface Plasmons", ACS Nano 5, 507-515 (2011).

Nurit Taub, Gil Markovich, "Probing magnetization dynamics of strongly interacting magnetic nanoparticles through magnetoresistive current noise measurements", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43, 485003 (2010).

Tatiana Molotsky, Tali Tamarin, Assaf Ben Moshe, Gil Markovich, Alexander B. Kotlyar, "Synthesis of Chiral Silver Clusters on a DNA Template", J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 15951-15954 (2010). (special issue - "Protected Metallic Clusters, Quantum Wells and Metal-Nanocrystal Molecules Symposium")

Itai Carmeli, Itai Lieberman, Leon Kraversky, Zhi Yuan Fan, Alexander O. Govorov, Gil Markovich, Shachar Richter, "Broad Band Enhancement of Light Absorption in Photosystem I by Metal Nanoparticle Antennas", Nano Lett. 10, 2069-2074 (2010).

Avital Dror-Ehre, Avner Adin, Gil Markovich, Hadas Mamane, "Control of biofilm formation in water using molecularly capped silver nanoparticles", Water Research 44, 2601-2609 (2010).

Einat Tirosh, Boris Tsukerman, Nurit Taub, Sara A. Majetich, Gil Markovich, "Magnetoresistive telegraph noise in Langmuir-Blodgett films of colloidal magnetite nanocrystals probed by scanning tunneling microscopy", Phys. Rev. B. 80, 224427 (2009).

Daniel Azulai, Tatiana Belenkova, Hagit Gilon, Zahava Barkay, Gil Markovich, "Transparent metal nanowire thin films prepared in mesostructured templates", Nano Lett. 9, 4246-4249 (2009).

Avital Dror-Ehre, Hadas Mamane, Tatiana Belenkova, Gil Markovich, Avner Adin, "Silver nanoparticle–E. coli colloidal interaction in water and effect on E. coli survival", J. Colloid Interface Sci. 339, 521-526 (2009).

Arnon Heyman, Izhar Medalsy, Or Dgany, Danny Porath, Gil Markovich, Oded Shoseyov, "Float and Compress: A Honeycomb like Array of a Highly Stable Protein Scaffold", Langmuir 25, 5226 (2009).

Nurit Taub, Alexander Tsukernik, Gil Markovich, "Inter-particle Spin Polarized Tunneling in Nano-devices of Magnetite Nanocrystals",J. Mag. Mag. Mater. 321, 1933-1938 (2009).

Einat Tirosh, Nurit Taub, Sara A. Majetich, Gil Markovich, "Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy study of Temperature Dependent Magnetization Switching Dynamics in Magnetic Nanoparticle Arrays", Isr. J Chem. 48, 81-86 (2008).

Itai Lieberman, Gabriel Shemer, Tcipi Fried, Edward M. Kosower, Gil Markovich, "Plasmon Resonance Enhanced Absorption and Circular Dichroism",Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 47, 4855-4857 (2008).

Gabriel Shemer, Einat Tirosh, Tsachi Livneh, Gil Markovich, "Tuning a Colloidal Synthesis to Control Co2+ Doping in Ferrite Nanocrystals", J. Phys. Chem. C 111,14334 (2007).

Einat Tirosh, Gil Markovich, "Control of Defects and Magnetic Properties in Colloidal HfO2 Nanorods", Adv. Mater. 19, 2608 (2007).

Olga Krichevski, Yael Levi-Kalisman, Daniel Szwarcman, Yossi Lereah, Gil Markovich, "Growth of Au/Ag nanowires in thin surfactant solution films: an electron microscopy study", J. Colloid Interface Sci. 314, 304 (2007).

Olga Krichevski, Gil Markovich, "Growth of Colloidal Gold Nanostars and Nanowires Induced by Palladium Doping", Langmuir 23, 1496 (2007).

Gabriel Shemer , Olga Krichevski , Gil Markovich , Tatyana Molotsky , Irit Lubitz , Alexander B. Kotlyar, "Chirality of Silver Nanoparticles Synthesized on DNA", J. Am. Chem Soc. 128, 11006 (2006).

Olga Krichevski, Einat Tirosh, Gil Markovich, "Formation of silver-gold nanowires in thin surfactant solution films", Langmuir 22, 867 (2006).

Einat Tirosh, Gabriel Shemer, Gil Markovich, "Optimizing Cobalt Ferrite Nanocrystal Synthesis Using a Magneto-Optical Probe", Chem. Mater. 18, 465 (2006).

Tamar Telem-Shafir and Gil Markovich, "Magnetization dynamics in arrays of strongly interacting magnetic nanocrystals", J. Chem. Phys. 123, 204715, (2005).

Tal Meron, Gil Markovich, "Ferromagnetism in colloidal Mn2+ doped ZnO nanocrystals", J. Phys. Chem. B 109, 20232 (2005).

Tal Meron, Yuri Rosenberg, Yossi Lereah, Gil Markovich, "Synthesis and Assembly of High Quality Cobalt Ferrite Nanocrystals Prepared by a Modified Sol Gel Technique", J. Mag. Mag. Mater. 292, 11, 2005.

Nurit Taub, Olga Krichevski, Gil Markovich, "Growth of Gold Nanorods on Surfaces", J. Phys. Chem. B 107, 11579 (2003).

Pankaj Poddar, Tcipi Fried, Gil Markovich, Amos Sharoni, David Katz, Tommer Wizansky, and Oded Millo, "Manifestation of the Verwey transition in the tunneling spectra of magnetite nanocrystals", Europhys. Lett. 64, 98 (2003).

Pankaj Poddar, Tcipi Fried, Gil Markovich, Amos Sharoni, David Katz, Tommer Wizansky, Oded Millo, "Observation of the Verwey Transition in Fe3O4 Nanocrystals", Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol.746, Q4.1 (2003).

Gabriel Shemer and Gil Markovich, "Enhancement of Magneto-Optical Effects in Magnetite Nanocrystals near Gold Surfaces", J. Phys. Chem. B 106, 9195 (2002).

Pankaj Poddar, Tamar Telem-Shafir, Tcipi Fried, and Gil Markovich, "Dipolar Interactions in Two- and Three- Dimensional Magnetic Nanoparticle Arrays", Phys. Rev. B 66, 060403 (2002).

Pankaj Poddar, Tcipi Fried, and Gil Markovich, "First Order Metal-Insulator Transition and Spin-Polarized Tunneling in Fe3O4 Nanocrystals", Phys. Rev. B 65, 172405 (2002).

Yudhistira Sahoo, Hillel Pizem, Tcipi Fried, Dina Goldnitsky, Larisa Burstein, Chaim M. Sukenik, Gil Markovich, "Alkyl Phosphonate/Phosphate Coating on Magnetite Nanoparticles: A Comparison with Fatty Acids", Langmuir 17, 7907 (2001).

Tcipi Fried, Gabriel Shemer, and Gil Markovich, "Ordered Two-Dimensional Arrays of Ferrite Nanoparticles", Adv. Mater. 13, 1158 (2001).

Before 2000

1. G. Markovich, R. Giniger, M. Levin and O. Cheshnovsky "Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Negative Ions Solvated in Clusters." Z. Phys. D - Atoms, Molecules and Clusters 20, 69-72 (1991).

2. G. Markovich, R. Giniger, M. Levin and O. Cheshnovsky "Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Iodine Anion Solvated in Water Clusters" J. Chem. Phys. 95, 9416-9419 (1991).

3. G. Markovich, S. Pollack, R. Giniger and O. Cheshnovsky "The Solvation of Iodine Anions in Water Clusters: PES studies" Z. Phys. D 26, 98-100 (1993).

4. G. Markovich, O. Cheshnovsky and U. Kaldor "Charge Transfer Excitations in the Photoelectron spectrum of Cl-NH3: Experiment and Calculation" J. Chem. Phys. 99, 6201-6204 (1993).

5. G. Markovich, S. Pollack, R. Giniger, and O. Cheshnovsky "The Solvation of Halogen Anions in Water Clusters" in Reaction Dynamics in Clusters and Condensed Phases, eds. J. Jortner, R. D. Levine and B. Pulman, p. 13-19 (Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1994).

6. G. Markovich and O. Cheshnovsky "Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of Charge Transfer States in Clusters" J. Phys. Chem. 98, 3550-3553 (1994).

7. G. Markovich, S. Pollack, R. Giniger, and O. Cheshnovsky "Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Cl-, Br-, and I- Solvated in Water Clusters" J. Chem. Phys. 101, 9344 (1994).

8. O. Cheshnovsky, R. Giniger, G. Markovich, G. Makov, A. Nitzan and J. Jortner "Surface and Interior Anion Solvation in Water Clusters" J. Chim. Phys. 92, 397 (1994).

9. G. Markovich, L. Perera, M. L. Berkowitz, and O. Cheshnovsky "The Solvation of Cl-, Br-, and I- in Acetonitrile Clusters: Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Molecular Dynamics Simulations" J. Chem. Phys. 105, 2675 (1996).

10. G. Markovich, D. V. Leff, S. W. Chung, H. M. Soyez, B. Dunn, and J. R. Heath "Parallel Fabrication and Single Electron Charging of Devices based on Ordered, two-Dimensional Phases of Organically Functionalized Metal Nanocrystals" Appl. Phys. Lett. 70, 3107 (1997).

11. I. Becker, G. Markovich, and O. Cheshnovsky "Bound Delocalized Excited States in I-Xen Clusters" Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 3391 (1997).

12. J. R. Heath, T. Vossmeyer, E. DeIonno, and G. Markovich "Parallel Processing of Nanocrystal Colloids: Light Directed Assembly and Simple Devices" in Nanostructured Materials: Clusters, Composites, and Thin Films, eds. V. M. Shalaev and M. Moskovits, p. 1-7 (American Chemical Society, Washington, 1997).

13. G. Markovich, C. P. Collier, and J. R. Heath "Reversible Metal-Insulator Transition in Ordered Metal Nanocrystal Monolayers Observed by Impedance Spectroscopy" Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3807 (1998).

14. S. W. Chung, G. Markovich, and J. R. Heath "Fabrication and Alignment of Wires in Two Dimensions" J. Phys. Chem. B 102, 6685 (1998).

15. F. Remacle, C. P. Collier, G. Markovich, J. R. Heath, U. Banin and R. D. Levine "Networks of Quantum Nano Dots: The Role of Disorder in Modifying Electronic and Optical Properties" J. Phys. Chem. B 102, 7727 (1998).

16. S. H. Kim, G. Markovich, S. Rezvani, S. H. Choi, K. L. Wang, and J. R. Heath "Tunnel Diodes Fabricated from CdSe Nanocrystal Monolayers" Appl. Phys. Lett. 74, 317 (1999).

17. G. Markovich, C. P. Collier, S. E. Henrichs, F. Remacle, R. D. Levine, and J. R. Heath "Architectonic Quantum Dot Solids" Accounts of Chemical Research 32, 415 (1999).

18. R. P. Sear, S. W. Chung, G. Markovich, W. M. Gelbart, and J. R. Heath "Spontaneous Patterning of Quantum Dots at the Air-Water Interface" Phys. Rev. E 59, R6255 (1999).

19. S. H. Choi, K. L. Wang, M. S. Leung, G. W. Stupian, , N. Presser, S. W. Chung, G. Markovich, S. H. Kim, and J. R. Heath "Fabrication of Nanometer Size Photoresist Wire Patterns with a Silver Nanocrystal Shadowmask" J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 17, 1425 (1999).

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Phone: 972-3-640-6985
Fax: 972-3-640-5911
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Mailing Adress: School of Chemistry, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv,
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Laboratory:
Phone: 972-3-640-9018, 5165
Fax: 972-3-640-5911

Prof. Gil Markovich, Location: Multidisciplinary Research Building, room 207. Phone: 972-3-640-6985. Fax: 972-3-640-5911. E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.