Journal papers

Electrical stimulation of different retinal components and the ef-fect of asymmetric pulses
Dorit Raz-Prag, Giora Beit-Yaakov, Yael Hanein
Journal of Neuroscience Methods, In press, 2017.
Carbon nanotube and semiconductor nanorods hybrids: Preparation, characterization and evaluation of photocurrent generation
Jugun Prakash Chinta, Nir Waiskopf, Gur Lubin, David Rand, Yael Hanein, Uri Banin, Shlomo Yitzchaik
Langmuir, In press, 2017.
Carbon nanotube growth inhibition in floating catalyst based chemical vapor deposition and its application in flexible circuit fabrication
Soumyendu Roy, Moshe David-Pur, Hanein Yael
Carbon, In press, 2017.
Carbon nanotube electrodes for retinal implants: a study of structural and functional integration over time
Cyril Eleftheriou, Jonas Zimmermann, Henrik Kjeldsen, Moshe David-Pur, Yael Hanein, and Evelyne Sernagor
Biomaterials, 112, 108-121, 2017. Full Text:Link.
Temporary-tattoo for long-term high fidelity biopotential recordings
Lilach Bareket, Lilah Inzelberg, David Rand, Moshe David-Pur, David Rabinovich, Barak Brandes, and Yael Hanein
Sci. Rep. 6, 25727; doi: 10.1038/srep25727, 2016. Full Text:Link.
Modularity induced gating and delays in neuronal networks
Mark Shein-Idelson, Gilad Cohen, Eshel Ben-Jacob, Yael Hanein
PLoS Comput Biol 12(4): e1004883. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004883. Full Text:Link.
Three-dimensional dynamic behavior of suspended single wall carbon nanotubes
Assaf Ya׳akobovitz, Lital Bar-Dea, Yael Hanein, Slava Krylov
International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 105, 2016, 369–377. Full Text:Link.
Atomic Oxygen Durable and Electrically-Conductive CNT POSS Polyimide Flexible Films for Space Applications
Nurit Atar, Eitan Grossman, Irina Gouzman, Asaf Bolker, Vanessa J. Murray, Brooks C. Marshall, Min Qian, Timothy K. Minton, Yael Hanein
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, DOI:10.1021/acsami.5b02200, 2015. Full Text: Link.
Design, Surface Treatment, Cellular Plating, and Culturing of Modular Neuronal Networks Composed of Functionally Inter-connected Circuits
Sivan Kanner, Marta Bisio, Gilad Cohen, Miri Goldin, Marieteresa Tedesco, Yael Hanein, Eshel
Ben-Jacob, Ari Barzilai, Michela Chiappalone, Paolo Bonifazi
J. Vis. Exp. (98), e52572, doi:10.3791/52572, 2015. Link.
Degeneracy breaking of Wood's anomaly for enhanced refractive index sensing
Michal Eitan , Zeev Iluz , Yuval Yifat , Amir Boag , Yael Hanein , and Jacob Scheuer
ACS Photonics, DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.5b00091, 2015. Full Text: Link.
Reinforced Carbon Nanotubes as Electrically Conducting and Flexible Films for Space Applications
Nurit Atar , Eitan Grossman , Irina Gouzman , Asaf Bolker , and Yael Hanein
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, DOI: 10.1021/am505811g, 2014. Full Text: Link.
Semiconductor nanorod-carbon nanotube biomimetic films for wire-free photostimulation of blind retinas
Lilach Bareket, Nir Waiskopf, David Rand, Gur Lubin, Moshe David-Pur, Jacob Ben-Dov, Soumyendu Roy, Cyril Eleftheriou, Evelyne Sernagor, Ori Cheshnovsky, Uri Banin and Yael Hanein
Nano Letters, DOI: 10.1021/nl5034304, 2014. Full Text: Link.
Glutamate Mediated Astrocytic Filtering of Neuronal Activity
Gilad Wallach, Jules Lallouette, Nitzan Herzog, Maurizio De Pitta, Eshel Ben Jacob, Hugues
Berry, and Yael Hanein 
PLOS Computational Biology, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003964, Full text: Link.
Highly efficient and broadband wide-angle Holography Using Patch-Dipole Nano-antenna Reflect arrays
Yuval Yifat, Michal Eitan, Zeev Iluz, Yael Hanein, Amir Boag, Jacob Scheuer
Nano Letters, 14 (5), 2485–2490, 2014. Full Text: Link.
Novel Interfaces for Light Directed Neuronal Stimulation: Advances and Challenges
Lilach Bareket-Keren and Yael Hanein
International Journal of Nanomedicine, 9, 65–83, 2014. Full Text: Link.
A polymer optoelectronic interface provides visual cues to a blind retina
Vini Gautam, David Rand, Yael Hanein and K.S. Narayan
Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002, 2013. Full Text: Link.
High load-sensitivity in wideband infrared dual-Vivaldi nanoantennas
Yuval Yifat, Zeev Iluz, Doron Bar-Lev, Michal Eitan, Yael Hanein, and Amir Boag, Jacob Scheuer
Optics Letters, 38(2):205-7, 2013. Full Text: Link.
Carbon nanotube based micro electrode arrays for neuronal interfacing: Progress and prospects
Lilach Bareket and Yael Hanein
Frontiers in Neural Circuits, doi: 10.3389, 2013. Full Text: Link.
All-carbon-nanotube flexible neuronal electrodes
Moshe David-Pur, Mark Shein, Lilach Bareket, Giora Beit-Ya’akov, Nizan Herzog, Yael Hanein
Biomed Microdevices, DOI 10.1007/s10544-013-9804-6, 2013. Full Text: Link.
Quantifying the radiation efficiency of nano antennas
Yuval Yifat, Zeev Iluz, Michal Eitan, Inbal Friedler, Yael Hanein, Amir Boag, and Jacob Scheuer
Applied Physics Letters 100, 111113, 2012. Full Text: Link.
Engineered neuronal circuits: A new platform for studying the role of modular topology 
Mark Shein-Idelson, Eshel Ben-Jacob, and Yael Hanein
Frontiers in Neuroengineering 4, 10, 2011. Full Text: Link.
Optical validation of in-vitro extra-cellular neuronal recordings
Nitzan Herzog, Mark Shein, Yael Hanein
Journal of Neural Engineering  8, 056008, 2011. Full Text: Link.
Large Deflections Mechanical Analysis of a Suspended Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Under Thermo-Electrical Loading 
Assaf Yaakobovitz, Slava Krylov, Yael Hanein
Journal of Nanomaterials 2011, 190360, 2011. Full Text: Link.
A Temperature-Differential Affinity Biosensor: Model and D-optimal Performance Limits
Moran Horesh, Nina Lidich, Shlomo Yitzchaik,Yael Hanein
IEEE Sensors, 11,  2007-2015, 2011. Full Text: Link.
A MEMS nano-extensometer with integrated de-amplification mechanism
Assaf Ya’akobovitz, Gabriel A. Karp, Yael Hanein and Slava Krylov 
Microsystem Technologies,  17, 337-345, 2011. Full Text: Link
Neuronal migration and network topology -under tension
Yael Hanein, Oren Tadmor, Sarit Anava and Amir Ayali
Neuroscience, 172, 572579, 2011.
A nanomanipulator with integrated Mechanical De-amplifier for Testing Nanostructures Under Tension
Assaf Ya’akobovitz, Gabriel A. Karp, Yael Hanein and Slava Krylov
Journal of Microsystem Technologies, In press 2011.

Innate synchronous oscillations in freely organized small neuronal circuits
Mark Shein Idelson, Eshel Ben-Jacob, Yael Hanein
PLoS One, 5(12): e14443, 2010, Full text: html
Digital image correlation algorithm for nanoscale displacement measurements by means of optical microscopy of electrostatically actuated devices
Assaf Ya’akobovitz, Slava Krylov and Yael Hanein
Physical Sensors and Actuators A: Physical 162, 1-7, 2010.
Carbon nanotube integration into MEMS devices 
Yael Hanein
Phys. Status Solidi B, 16, 2010.
One to one neuron-electrode interfacing
Alon Greenbaum, Sarit Anava, Amir Ayali, Mark Shein, Moshe David-Pur, Eshel Ben-Jacob and Yael Hanein
Journal of Neuroscience methods, 2009.
Integration of Suspended Carbon Nanotubes into Micro-Fabricated Devices
Gabriel A. Karp, Assaf Yaakobovitz, Moshe David-Pur, Zvi Ioffe, Ori Cheshnovsky, Slava Krylov and Yael Hanein
Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2009.
Carbon nanotube electrodes for effective interfacing with retinal tissue
Asaf Shoval, Christopher Adams, Moshe David-Pur, Mark Shein, Yael Hanein and Evelyne Sernagor
Frontiers in NeuroEngineering, 2009, Full text: html
Investigation of the mechanical properties of bridged nanotube resonators by dissipative particle dynamics simulation
Orly Liba, David Kauzlari´c, Yael Hanein, Andreas Greiner   and Jan G. Korvink
International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, 2009
Process entanglement as a neuronal adhesion mechanism
Raya Sorkin, Alon Greenbaum,Moshe David-Pur, Sarit Anava, Amir Ayali, Eshel Ben-Jacob, and Yael Hanein
Nanotechnology, 20, 015101, 2009, Full text: pdf
The regulative role of neurite mechanical tension in network development
Sarit Anava, Alon Greenbaum, Eshel Ben Jacob, Yael Hanein and Amir Ayali
Biophysical Journal, 96, 1661-70, 2009, Full text: pdf
Engineered neuronal circuits shaped and interfaced with carbon nanotube microelectrode array
Mark Shein, Alon Greenbaum, Tamir Gabay,Raya Sorkin, Moshe David-Pur, Eshel Ben-Jacob, Yael Hanein
Biomedical Microdevices, 2008, Full text: pdf
Management of synchronized networkactivity by highly active neurons
Mark Shein, Vladislav Volmanc, Nadav Raichman, Yael Hanein and Eshel Ben-Jacob
Physical Biology, 5, 036008, 2008, Full text: pdf
Carbon nanotube micro-electrodes for neuronal interfacing
E. Ben-Jacob and Y. Hanein
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 18, 5181 - 5186, 2008, Full text: pdf
Dissipative particle dynamics model of carbon nanotubes
Orly Levy, David Kauzlari'c, Ze'ev Abrams, Yael Hanein, Andreas Greiner and Jan G. Korvink
Molecular Simulation, 34, 737 - 748, 2008, Full text: pdf (preprint)
Iron assisted growth of copper tipped multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Z R Abrams, D Szwarcman, Y Lereah, G Markovich, Y Hanein
Nanotechnology, 18, 495602, 2007, Full text: pdf
A Complete Scheme for CreatingLarge Scale Networks of Carbon Nanotubes
Ze’ev R. Abrams, Zvi Ioffe, Alexander Tsukernik, Ori Cheshnovsky and Yael Hanein
Nano Letters, 7 (2007) 2666 -2671, Full text: pdf
Integrating peptide nanotubes in micro-fabrication processes
N B Sopher, Z R Abrams, M Reches, E Gazit and Y Hanein
J. Micromech. Microeng. 17 (2007) 2360-2365, Full text: pdf
Electro-chemical and biological properties of carbon nanotube based multi-electrode arrays
Tamir Gabay, Moti Ben-David, Itshak Kalifa, Raya Sorkin, Ze’ev R. Abrams, Eshel Ben-Jacoband Yael Hanein
Nanotechnology, 18 (2007) 035201-035206, Full text: pdf
Transmission electron microscope imaging of single-walled carbon nanotube interactions and mechanics on nitride grids,
Z. R. Abrams, Y. Lereah and Y. Hanein
Nanotechnology, 17 (2006) 4706–4712, Full text: pdf
Radial deformation measurements of isolated pairs of single-walled carbon nanotubes
Z. R. Abrams and Y. Hanein
Carbon, 45 (2007) 738-743, Full text: pdf
Tube-Tube and Tube-Surface Interactions in Straight Suspended Carbon Nanotube Structures
Ze’ev Abrams and Yael Hanein
Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110 (2006) 21419-21423, 2006., Full text: pdf
Compact self-wiring in cultured neural networks
Raya Sorkin, Tamir Gabay,Pablo Blinder, Danny Baranes, Eshel Ben-Jacob and Yael Hanein
Journal of Neural Engineering, 3 (2006) 95-101, Full text: pdf
Micron scale gel patterns
Eyal Jakobs and Yael Hanein
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 290, pp. 33-40 (2006), Full text: pdf.
Engineered self-organization of neural networks using CNT clusters
Tamir Gabay,Eyal Jakobs, Eshel Ben-Jacob, and Yael Hanein
Physica A 2005, Full text: pdf
Novel Cell Patterning Using Microheater Controlled Thermoresponsive Plasma Films
Xuanhong Cheng, Yanbing Wang, Yael Hanein, Karl F. Böhringer and Buddy D. Ratner
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, 2004, Full text: pdf
Oriented growth of single-wall carbon nanotubes using alumina
Radu, Y. Hanein and D. H. Cobden
Nanotechnology, 15, pp. 473-476, (2004), Full text: pdf
Mechanisms of Microtubule Guiding on Microfabricated Kinesincoated Surfaces: Chemical and Topographic Surface Patterns
John Clemmens, Henry Hess, Ryan Lipscomb, Yael Hanein, Karl F. Böhringer, Carolyn M. Matzke, George D. Bachand, Bruce C. Bunker, Viola Vogel
Langmuir, 19 10967-10974 (2003), Full text: pdf
Parallel Self Assembly of Micro Parts in the Fluidic Phase – A Promising New Packaging Technology
J. Lienemann, A. Greiner, J. G. Korvink, X. Xiong, Y. Haenin, and K. F. Böhringer
Sensors Update 13, 2003, Full text: pdf
High-aspect ratio submicrometer needles for intracellular applications
Yael Hanein, C G J Schabmueller, G Holman, P Lücke, D D Denton, K F Böhringer
IOP Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM), 13, S91 (2003), Full text: pdf
Controlled Multi-Batch Self-Assembly of Micro Devices
Xiaorong Xiong, Yael Hanein, Jiandong Fang, Yanbing Wang, Weihua Wang, Daniel T. Schwartz, Karl F. Böhringer
ASME/IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 12, 117 (2003), Full text: pdf
Towards MEMS Probes for Intracellular Recording
Y. Hanein, K. F. Bohringer, R. C. Wyeth, and A. O. D. Willows
Sensors Update 10, 1-29 (2002) , Full text: pdf
Micromachined non-fouling coatings for bio-MEMS applications
Y. Hanein, Y. V. Pan, B. D. Ratner, D. D. Denton, and K. F. Bohringer
Sensors and Actuators: B. Chemical, 81, 49-54 (2001) , Full text: pdf
From the magnetic-field-driven transitions to the zero-field transition in two-dimensions
Y. Hanein, D. Shahar, Hadas Shtrikman, J. Yoon, C.-C. Li and D. C. Tsui
Nature 400, 735 (1999) , Full text: Link
Observation of the metal-insulator transition in two-dimensional n-type GaAs
Y. Hanein, D. Shahar, J. Yoon, C.-C. Li, D. C. Tsui and H. Shtrikman,
Physical Review B 58, 13338 (1998), Full text: pdf
Properties of the apparent metal-insulator transition in two-dimensional systems
Y. Hanein, D. Shahar, C.-C. Li, J. Yoon, D. C. Tsui, and Hadas Shtrikman
Physical Review B 58, R7520 (1998), Full text: pdf
The metallic-like conductivity of a two-dimensional hole system,
Y. Hanein, U. Meirav, D. Shahar, C.-C. Li, D. C. Tsui, and Hadas Shtrikman
Physical Review Letters 80, 1288 (1998), Full text: pdf
Very low density two-dimensional hole gas in inverted GaAs/AlGaAs interface 
Y. Hanein, Hadas Shtrikman , U. Meirav,
Applied Physics letters 70, 1426 (1997), Full text: pdf
Superior MBE growth on (N11)A GaAs
Hadas Shtrikman, Y. Hanein, A. Soibel, U. Meirav
Journal of Crystal Growth 201-202, 221 (1999), Full text: pdf
(N11)A GaAs: A preferable platform for high quality GaAs'AlGaAs structures
Hadas Shtrikman, Y. Hanein, A. Soibel, U. Meirav
Microelectronics Journal 30, 323 (1999), Full text: pdf
Transport properties of a two-dimensional hole gas with density varied over a very wide range
Y. Hanein, Hadas Shtrikman, U. Meirav
Physica E 2, 498 (1998), Full text: pdf
Fabrication of quantum wires in thermally etched V-grooves by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
D. Scheiner, Y. Hanein and M. Heiblum
Semiconductors Science and Technology 12, 1046 (1997), Full text: pdf

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Office address: (1) EE Building (Map), Office 232 and (2) Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (Map), Office 003.

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Yael Hanein, Ph.D. School of Electrical Engineering; Physical Electronics, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel. Phone: +972-3-6407698 Fax: +972-3-6423508