List of Publications

  1. M. Souza, A. Jorio, C. Fantini, B. R. A. Neves, M. A. Pimenta, R. Saito, A. Ismach, E. Joselevich, V. W. Brar, Ge. G. Samsonidze, G. Dresselhaus and M. S. Dresselhaus. Single- and double-resonance Raman G-band process in carbon nanotubes Physical Review B, 2004, 69, 241403-241407

  2. A. Ismach, L. Segev, E. Wachtel & E. Joselevich. Atomic Step-Templated Assembly of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotube Patterns Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2004, 43, 6140-6143 (Cover of Angewandte Chemie, November 17th; Press release by Angew. Chem.; Highlights in Chemistry World and Small)

  3. A. Ismach, D. Kantorovich and E. Joselevich. Carbon Nanotube Graphoepitaxy: Highly Oriented Growth by Faceted Nanosteps Journal of the American Chemical Society 2005, 127, 11554-11555

  4. A. Ismach and E. Joselevich. Orthogonal Self-Assembly of Carbon Nanotube Crossbar Architectures by Simultaneous Graphoepitaxy and Electric Field-Directed Growth Nano Letters 2006, 6, 1706-1710

  5. R. Gabai, A. Ismach and E. Joselevich Nanofacet Lithography: A New Bottom-Up Approach to Nanopatterning and Nanofabrication by Soft Replication of Spontaneously Faceted Crystal Surfaces Advanced Materials 2006, 19, 1325-1330

  6. N. Geblinger*, A. Ismach* and E. Joselevich. Self-Organized Nanotube Serpentines Nature Nanotechnology 2008, 3, 195-200 (Cover of Nature Nanotechnology) * These authors contributed equally to this work.

  7. L.G Cancado, A. Jorio, A. Ismach, E. Joselevich, A. Hartschuh, L. Novotny Mechanism of Near-Field Raman Enhancement in One-Dimensional Systems Physical Review Letters 2009, 106, 186101-186104

  8. X. Liang, V. Giacometti, A. Ismach, B.D. Harteneck, D.L. Olynick, and S. Cabrini Roller-Style Electrostatic Printing of Prepatterned Few-Layer-Graphenes Applied Physics Letters 2010, 96, 0131091-0131093

  9. A. Ismach, C. Druzgalski, S. Penwell, M. Zheng, A. Javey, J. Bokor, Y. Zhang Direct Chemical Vapor Deposition of Graphene on Dielectric Surfaces. Nano Letters 2010, 10, 1542-1548 One of the top 20 most accessed articles in Nano Letters during 2010.

  10. X. Liang, Y. Jung, S. Wu, A. Ismach, D.L. Olynick, S. Cabrini, and J. Bokor Formation of Bandgap and Subbands in Graphene Nanomeshes with Sub-10 nm Ribbon Width Fabricated via Nanoimprint Lithography Nano Letters 2010, 10, 2454–2460

  11. J. Soares, A. P. Barboza, P. Araujo, N. B. Neto, D. Nakabayashi, N. Shadmi, T. Yarden, A. Ismach, N. Geblinger, E. Joselevich, C. Vilani, L. Cançado, L. Novotny, G. Dresselhaus, M. S. Dresselhaus, B. R. A. Neves, M. S. C. Mazzoni, A. Jorio. Modulating the Electronic Properties Along Carbon Nanotubes via Tube-Substrate Interaction Nano Letters 2010, 10 (12), 5043–5048

  12. A. Weber-Bargioni, A. Schwartzberg, M. Cornaglia, A. Ismach, J.J. Urban, Y. Pang, R. Gordon, D. F. Ogletree, S. Cabrini, P. J. Schuck Hyperspectral Nanoscale Imaging on Dielectric Substrates with Coaxial Optical Antenna Scan Probes Nano Letters 2011, 11 (3), 1201–1207

  13. L. Ji, A. Ismach*, H. Zheng*, Z. Tan*, S. Xun, E. Lin, V. Battaglia, and Y. Zhang Graphene/Silicon Multilayer Structures for Enhanced Lithium Storage Nano Energy 2012, 1 (1), 164-171 * These authors contributed equally to this work

  14. A. Ismach, H. Chou, D. Ferrer, Y. Wu, H.C. Floresca, S. McDonnell, A. Covacevich, C. Pope, R. Piner, R. Wallace, M. Kim, L. Colombo, R. Ruoff Towards the Controlled Synthesis of hexagonal Boron Nitride Films ACS Nano, 2012, 6 (7), 6378–6385 (Highlights in Nanotechweb)

  15. C. Hwang, D. Siegel, A. Ismach, S.K. Mo, Y. Zhang and A. Lanzara Fermi velocity engineering in graphene by substrate modification Scientific Reports 2, 590. DOI:10.1038/srep00590

  16. S. Z. Butler, S.M. Hollen, L. Cao, Y. Cui, J. A. Gupta, H. R. Gutiérrez, T. F. Heinz, S. S. Hong, J. Huang, A. Ismach, E. Johnston-Halperin, M. Kuno, V. V. Plashnitsa, R. D. Robinson, R. S. Ruoff, S. Salahuddin, J. Shan, L. Shi, M. G. Spencer, M. Terrones, W. Windl, and J. E. Goldberger Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities in Two-Dimensional Materials Beyond Graphene ACS Nano, 2013, 7 (4), 2898–2926

  17. X. Kong, H. Ji, R. D. Piner, H. Li, C. W. Magnuson, C. Tan, A. Ismach, H. Chou and R. S. Ruoff Non-destructive and Rapid Evaluation of CVD Graphene by Dark Field Optical Microscopy Applied Physics Letters, 2013, 103, 043119

  18. R. Piner, H. Li, X. Kong, L. Tao, H. Ji, W. H. Lee, J. W. Suk1, J. Ye, Y. Hao, C.W. Magnuson, A. Ismach, D. Akinwande and R.S. Ruoff Magnetic Inductive Heating, a New Route to Graphene ACS Nano, 2013, 7(9), 7495-7499

  19. N. Shadmi N., N. Geblinger, A. Ismach and E. Joselevich Formation of Ordered vs. Disordered Carbon Nanotube Serpentines on Anisotropic vs. Isotropic Substrates Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, 118 (25), 14044–14050

  20. A. Ismach Synthesis and Characterization of 2D Layered Materials: The Case of Hexagonal Boron Nitride IEEE 14TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOTECHNOLOGY (IEEE-NANO), 2014, Pages: 898-899

  21. Y. Liu, R. Ghosh, D. Wu, A. Ismach, R.S. Ruoff and K. Lai Mesoscale Imperfections in MoS2 Atomic Layers Grown by Vapor Transport Technique Nano Letters, 2014, 14(8), 4682-4686

  22. H. Chou, A. Ismach, R. Ghosh, R.S. Ruoff and A. Dolocan Revealing the Planar Chemistry of Two-Dimensional Heterostructures at Atomic Level. Nature Communications, 2015, 6, 7482

  23. P. Mende, Q. Gao, A. Ismach, H. Chou, M. Widom, RS. Ruoff, L. Colombo, R. Feenstra Characterization of hexagonal boron nitride layers on nickel surfaces by low-energy electron microscopy Surface Science, 2017, 659, 31-42

  24. A. Ismach, H. Chou, P. Mende, A. Dolocan, R. Addou, S. Aloni, R. Wallace, R. Feenstra, RS. Ruoff, L. Colombo Carbon-assisted chemical vapor deposition of hexagonal boron nitride 2D Materials, 2017, 4, 025117

  25. O. Hod, M. Urbakh, D. Naveh, M. Bar-Sadan and A. Ismach
    Flatlands in the Holy Land: The Evolution of Layered Materials Research in Israel
    Advanced Materials, 2018, 1706581

  26. G. Radovsky, T. Shalev and  Ariel Ismach
    Tuning the Morphology and Chemical Composition of MoS2 Nanostructures





  1. PRODUCING AN ARRAY OF NANOSCALE STRUCTURES ON A SUBSTRATE SURFACE VIA A SELF-ASSEMBLED TEMPLATE Inventors: E. Joselevich, R. Gabai and A. Ismach. Weizmann Institute of Science, through Yeda Ltd., Rehovot 76100, Israel, 2007.

  2. DIRECT CHEMICAL VAPOR DEPOSITION OF GRAPHENE FILMS ON INSULATING SUBSTRATES Inventors: Y. Zhang and A. Ismach. Patent number 8,709,881, issued on April 29, 2014. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

  3. METHOD TO PREPARE GRAPHENE/SILICON MULTILAYER STRUCTURES FOR ENHANCED LITHIUM STORAGE Inventors: Y. Zhang, L. Ji and A. Ismach. Patent application number US2012/029274, filed March 15, 2012. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.