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Adsorption of Pb (II) and Cd (II)

from aqueous solutions on polyvinylpyrrolidone modified

Kyzylsok natural clay.

Z Baranchiyeva

G Seilkhanova

A Rakhym

Y Mastai 

Yenlik Ussipbekova

International Journal of Biology and Chemistry, 14, (1), 2021.

Aug 05, 2021


145. Kenessova, A. K.;  Seilkhanova, G. A.;  Rakhym, A. B.; Mastai, Y., Composite

 materials based on orange and pomegranate peels for Cu (II) and Zn (II) ions extraction. International Journal of Biology and Chemistry 2020, 13 (1), 154-160.

146. Nihamkin, M.;  Isaak, A.;  Albeck, A.;  Mastai, Y.; Toker, Y., Gas Phase Bond Formation in Dipeptide Clusters. The journal of physical chemistry letters 2020,


147. Otis, G.;  Nassir, M.;  Zutta, M.;  Saady, A.;  Ruthstein, S.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective Crystallization of Chiral Inorganic Crystals of epsilon-Zn(OH)(2) with Amino Acids.  Angewandte Chemie-International Edition 2020.

148. Perovic, M.;  Aloni, S. S.;  Mastai, Y.; Oschatz, M., Mesoporous carbon materials with enantioselective surface obtained by nanocasting for selective adsorption of chiral molecules from solution and the gas phase. Carbon 2020, 170, 550-557.

149. Yamala, A. K.;  Nadella, V.;  Mastai, Y.;  Prakash, H.; Paik, P., P-LME polymer nanocapsules stimulate naive macrophages and protect them from oxidative damage during controlled drug release. Journal of Applied Polymer Science 2020, 137 (6).

150. G Otis, M Ejgenberg, Y Mastai Solvent-Free Mechanochemical Synthesis of ZnO Nanoparticles by High-Energy Ball Milling of ε-Zn (OH)2 Crystals, Nanomaterials 11          (1), 238 , 2021

151. M Abuaf, Y Mastai, Synthesis of Multi Amino Acid Chiral Polymeric Microparticles for Enantioselective Chemistry Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics 221 (24), 2000328 , 2021

152. Akmaral B.Rakhym, Gulziya A.Seilkhanova, Yitzhak Mastai Physicochemical evaluation of the effect of natural zeolite modification with didodecyldimethylammonium bromide on the adsorption of Bisphenol-A and Propranolol Hydrochloride. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 318, 111020,


153. Perovic, Milena; Aloni, Sapir Shekef; Zhang, Wuyong; Mastai, Yitzhak; Oschatz, Martin, Towards Efficient Synthesis of Porous All-Carbon-Based Nanocomposites for Enantiospecific Separation. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2021.

154. Adsorption of Pb (II) and Cd (II) from aqueous solutions on polyvinylpyrrolidone modified Kyzylsok natural clay. Z Baranchiyeva, G Seilkhanova, A Rakhym, Y Mastai and Yenlik Ussipbekova, International Journal of Biology and Chemistry, 14, (1), 2021.

155. Sharma, Kusha; Sadhanala, Hari; Mastai, Yitzhak; Porat, Ze'ev; Gedanken, Aharon. Sonochemically Prepared BSA Microspheres as Adsorbents for Removal of Organic Pollutants from Water Langmuir 2021

156.     Aloni, S. S.;  Nassir, M.; Mastai, Y., Chiral Porous Carbon Surfaces for Enantiospecific Synthesis. Polymers 2022, 14 (14).

157.     Das, S.;  Butenko, A. V.;  Mastai, Y.;  Deutsch, M.; Sloutskin, E., Topology-driven surface patterning of liquid spheres. Nature Physics 2022.

158.     Lugasi, L.;  Otis, G.;  Oliel, M.;  Margel, S.; Mastai, Y., Chirality of proteinoid nanoparticles made of lysine and phenylalanine. Polymers for Advanced Technologies 2022.

159.     Seilkhanova, G. A.;  Rakhym, A. B.;  Kan, A. V.;  Kenessova, A. K.; Mastai, Y., The use of natural zeolite and chamotte clay-based sorbents for the extraction of sodium and potassium ions from saline water: a preliminary study. Chemical Bulletin of Kazakh National University 2022, 105 (2), 44-53.

160.     Yemini, R.;  Blanga, S.;  Aviv, H.;  Perelshtein, I.;  Teblum, E.;  Dery, S.;  Gross, E.;  Mastai, Y.;  Noked, M.; Lidor-Shalev, O., Growth of Hybrid Chiral Thin Films by Molecular Layer Deposition Zinc/Cysteine as a Case Study. Advanced Materials Interfaces 2022, 9 (3).

161.     M Abuaf, S Das, Y Mastai Organocatalytic chiral polymeric nanoparticles for asymmetric aldol reaction RSC Advances ,2023, 13 (3), 1580-1586.

162.     M Ejgenberg, Y Mastai, L-Glu Hierarchical Structure Crystallization Using Inorganic Ions Crystals 2023, 13 (1), 121.



Y. Mastai, M. Homynofer, R. Tenne, G. Hodes “Synthesis of inorganic fullerene-like nanoparticles of metal chalcogenides” Israel patent No.130, 915 1999, PCT-International patent No. WO01/04382, 2002.

Hagit Kun and Y. Mastai "Activity of Short Segments of Type I Antifreeze Protein." USA provisional patent 2009.

Irena Nemtsov, Yaakov R. Tischler, Hagit Aviv, Yitzhak Mastai Mastai “Chiral Purity of Crystals Using Low-Frequency Raman Spectroscopy” USA provisional patent 2018.

Shalom Avadyayev and Yitzhak Mastai, Cyclodextrin polymeric Nanoparticles and Membrane Designing for Water Purification from Organic Contamination. USA provisional patent 2018.

Tamar Tennenbaum, Rachel Persky, Bruria Schmerling, Tzur Kanfi, Yosef Gofer, Mastai Yitzhak, Accelerated UV Weather testing of polymers for polymer-based products, USA provision.

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Yitzhak Mastai: Advanced Topics in Crystallization. Edited by Yitzhak Mastai, 2015 InTech, ISBN: 978-953-51-2125-1.

Yitzhak Mastai: Materials Science - Advanced Topics. Edited by Yiztahk Mastai, 02013 InTech, ISBN: 978-953-51-1140-5.

Yitzhak Mastai: Advances in Crystallization Processes. Edited by Yiztahk Mastai, 2012 InTech, ISBN: 979-953-307-878-5.

Colorful Books


Yitzhak Mastai: Crystallization on self assembled monolayers. Advances in Crystallization Processes, Edited by Y. Mastai, 04/2012: pages 39-58; InTech ISBN: 978-953-51-0581-7

Dana D. Medina, Yitzhak Mastai: Biomimetic Polymers for Chiral Resolution and Antifreeze Applications. On Biomimetics, 08/2011; , ISBN: 978-953-307-271-5, DOI:10.5772/21082

Gary Hodes, Yitzhak Mastai: Preparation of Nanocrystalline Semiconductor Materials. Encyclopedia of Electrochemistry, 12/2007 ISBN: 9783527610426.

A. Gedanken, Y. Mastai: The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications. The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, 01/2005: pages 113 - 169; ISBN: 9783527602476.

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1.  Homyonfer, M.;  Mastai, Y.;  Hershfinkel, M.;  Volterra, V.;  Hutchison, J. L.; Tenne, R., Scanning tunneling microscope induced crystallization of fullerene-like MoS2. Journal of the American Chemical Society 1996, 118 (33), 7804-7808.

2. Mastai, Y.; Hodes, G., Size quantization in electrodeposited CdTe nanocrystalline films. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 1997, 101 (14), 2685-2690.

3.   Avivi, S.;  Mastai, Y.;  Hodes, G.; Gedanken, A., Sonochemical hydrolysis of Ga3+ ions: Synthesis of scroll-like cylindrical nanoparticles of gallium oxide hydroxide. Journal of the American Chemical Society 1999, 121 (17), 4196-4199.

4. Gal, D.;  Mastai, Y.;  Hodes, G.; Kronik, L., Band gap determination of semiconductor powders via surface photovoltage spectroscopy. Journal of Applied Physics 1999, 86 (10), 5573-5577.

5. Mastai, Y.;  Homyonfer, M.;  Gedanken, A.; Hodes, G., Room temperature sonoelectrochemical synthesis of molybdenum sulfide fullerene-like nanoparticles. Advanced Materials 1999, 11 (12), 1010-1013.

6. Mastai, Y.;  Polsky, R.;  Koltypin, Y.;  Gedanken, A.; Hodes, G., Pulsed sonoelectrochemical synthesis of cadmium selenide nanoparticles. Journal of the American Chemical Society 1999, 121 (43), 10047-10052.

7. Palchik, O.;  Kataby, G.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., New method for nanofabrication of structures analogous to "Core-Shell" vesicles. Advanced Materials 1999, 11 (15), 1289.

8. Shafi, K.;  Felner, I.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Olympic ring formation from newly prepared barium hexaferrite nanoparticle suspension. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 1999, 103 (17), 3358-3360.

9. Zhong, Z. Y.;  Mastai, Y.;  Koltypin, Y.;  Zhao, Y. M.; Gedanken, A., Sonochemical coating of nanosized nickel on alumina submicrospheres and the interaction between the nickel and nickel oxide with the substrate. Chemistry of Materials 1999, 11 (9), 2350-2359.

10. Avivi, S.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., A new fullerene-like inorganic compound fabricated by the sonolysis of an aqueous solution of TlCl3. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2000, 122 (18), 4331-4334.

11.      Avivi, S.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Sonohydrolysis of In3+ ions: Formation of needlelike particles of indium hydroxide. Chemistry of Materials 2000, 12 (5), 1229-1233.

12.      Engelhard, T.;  Jones, E. D.;  Viney, I.;  Mastai, Y.; Hodes, G., Deposition of tellurium films by decomposition of electrochemically-generated H2Te: application to radiative cooling devices. Thin Solid Films 2000, 370 (1-2), 101-105.

13.      Jeevanandam, P.;  Koltypin, Y.;  Gedanken, A.; Mastai, Y., Synthesis of alpha-cobalt (II) hydroxide using ultrasound radiation. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2000, 10 (2), 511-514.

14.      Jeevanandam, P.;  Koltypin, Y.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Sonochemical synthesis of lead hydroxy bromide needles. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2000, 10 (9), 2143-2146.

15.      Kumar, R. V.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Sonochemical synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline paramelaconite in polyaniline matrix. Chemistry of Materials 2000, 12 (12), 3892-3895.

16.      Liu, S. W.;  Tang, X. H.;  Mastai, Y.;  Felner, I.; Gedanken, A., Preparation and characterization of iron-encapsulating carbon nanotubes and nanoparticles. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2000, 10 (11), 2502-2506.

17.      Liu, S. W.;  Zhu, J. J.;  Mastai, Y.;  Felner, I.; Gedanken, A., Preparation and characteristics of carbon nanotubes filled with cobalt. Chemistry of Materials 2000, 12 (8), 2205-2211.

18.      Mastai, Y.;  Gal, D.; Hodes, G., Nanocrystal-size control of electrodeposited nanocrystalline semiconductor films by surface capping. Journal of the Electrochemical Society 2000, 147 (4), 1435-1439.

19.      Zaban, A.;  Aruna, S. T.;  Tirosh, S.;  Gregg, B. A.; Mastai, Y., The effect of the preparation condition of TiO2 colloids on their surface structures. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2000, 104 (17), 4130-4133.

20.      Zhong, Z. Y.;  Mastai, Y.;  Salkar, R. A.;  Koltypin, Y.; Gedanken, A., Preparation and coating of molybdenum oxide on alumina submicrospheres by sonochemical method. Journal of Materials Research 2000, 15 (2), 393-401.

21.      Antonietti, M.;  Landfester, K.; Mastai, Y., The vision of "Nanochemistry", or is there a promise for specific chemical reactions in nano-restricted environments? Israel Journal of Chemistry 2001, 41 (1), 1-5.

22.      Kumar, R. V.;  Mastai, Y.;  Diamant, Y.; Gedanken, A., Sonochemical synthesis of amorphous Cu and nanocrystalline Cu2O embedded in a polyaniline matrix. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2001, 11 (4), 1209-1213.

23.      Mastai, Y.;  Diamant, Y.;  Aruna, S. T.; Zaban, A., TiO2 nanocrystalline pigmented polyethylene foils for radiative cooling applications: Synthesis and characterization. Langmuir 2001, 17 (22), 7118-7123.

24.      Pang, G. S.;  Sominska, E.;  Colfen, H.;  Mastai, Y.;  Avivi, S.;  Koltypin, Y.; Gedanken, A., Preparing a stable colloidal solution of hydrous YSZ by sonication. Langmuir 2001, 17 (11), 3223-3226


25.      Colfen, H.;  Qi, L. M.;  Mastai, Y.; Borger, L., Formation of unusual 10-petal BaSO4 structures in the presence of a polymeric additive. Crystal Growth & Design 2002, 2 (3), 191-196.

26.      Mastai, Y.;  Polarz, S.; Antonietti, M., Silica-carbon nanocomposites: A new concept for the design of solar absorbers. Advanced Functional Materials 2002, 12 (3), 197-202.

27.      Mastai, Y.;  Rudloff, J.;  Colfen, H.; Antonietti, M., Control over the structure of ice and water by block copolymer additives. Chemphyschem 2002, 3 (1), 119-123.

28.      Mastai, Y.;  Sedlak, M.;  Colfen, H.; Antonietti, M., The separation of racemic crystals into enantiomers by chiral block copolymers. Chemistry-a European Journal 2002, 8 (11), 2430-2437.

29.      Nikitenko, S. I.;  Koltypin, Y.;  Mastai, Y.;  Koltypin, M.; Gedanken, A., Sonochemical synthesis of tungsten sulfide nanorods. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2002, 12 (5), 1450-1452.

30.      Rana, R. K.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Acoustic cavitation leading to the morphosynthesis of mesoporous silica vesicles. Advanced Materials 2002, 14 (19), 1414-1418.

31.      Dimova, R.;  Lipowsky, R.;  Mastai, Y.; Antonietti, M., Binding of polymers to calcite crystals in water: Characterization by isothermal titration calorimetry. Langmuir 2003, 19 (15), 6097-6103.

32.      Dobson, K. D.;  Hodes, G.; Mastai, Y., Thin semiconductor films for radiative cooling applications. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 2003, 80 (3), 283-296.

33.      Hornebecq, V.;  Mastai, Y.;  Antonietti, M.; Polarz, S., Redox behavior of nanostructured molybdenum oxide - Mesoporous silica hybrid materials. Chemistry of Materials 2003, 15 (19), 3586-3593.

34.      Montenegro, R.;  Antonietti, M.;  Mastai, Y.; Landfester, K., Crystallization in miniemulsion droplets. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2003, 107 (21), 5088-5094.

35.      Pol, V. G.;  Motiei, M.;  Gedanken, A.;  Calderon-Moreno, J.; Mastai, Y., Sonochemical deposition of air-stable iron nanoparticles on monodispersed carbon spherules. Chemistry of Materials 2003, 15 (6), 1378-1384.

36.      Rana, R. K.;  Zhang, L. Z.;  Yu, J. C.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Mesoporous structures from supramolecular assembly of in situ generated ZnS nanoparticles. Langmuir 2003, 19 (14), 5904-5911.

37.      Patra, C.;  Mastai, Y.; Gedanken, A., Microwave-assisted synthesis of submicrometer GaO(OH) and Ga2O3 rods. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 2004, 6 (5), 509-518.

38.      Yu, S. H.;  Colfen, H.; Mastai, Y., Formation and optical properties of gold nanoparticles synthesized in the presence of double-hydrophilic block copolymers. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2004, 4 (3), 291-298.

39.      Katzen, D.;  Levy, E.; Mastai, Y., Thin films of silica-carbon nanocomposites for selective solar absorbers. Applied Surface Science 2005, 248 (1-4), 514-517.


40.      Menahem, T.; Mastai, Y., Chiral soluble polymers and microspheres for enantioselective crystallization. Journal of Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry 2006, 44 (9), 3009-3017.

41.      Patra, C. R.;  Patra, S.;  Gabashvili, A.;  Mastai, Y.;  Koltypin, Y.;  Gedanken, A.;  Palchik, V.; Slifkin, M. A., A microwave route for the synthesis of nanoflakes and dendrites-type, beta-In2S3 and their characterization. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2006, 6 (3), 845-851.

42.      Baruch, E.; Mastai, Y., Antifreeze properties of polyglycidol block copolymers. Macromolecular Rapid Communications 2007, 28 (23), 2256-2261.

43.      Dressler, D. H.;  Landau, A.;  Zaban, A.; Mastai, Y., Sub-micrometer polarimetry of chiral surfaces using near-field scanning optical microscopy. Chemical Communications 2007,  (9), 945-947.

44.      Dressler, D. H.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective crystallization of histidine on chiral self-assembled films of cysteine. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 2007, 310 (2), 653-660.

45.      Dressler, D. H.; Mastai, Y., Chiral crystallization of glutamic acid on self assembled films of cysteine. Chirality 2007, 19 (5), 358-365.

46.      Dressler, D. H.; Mastai, Y., Controlling polymorphism by crystallization on self-assembled multilayers. Crystal Growth & Design 2007, 7 (5), 847-850.

47.      Gabashvili, A.;  Medina, D. D.;  Gedanken, A.; Mastai, Y., Templating mesoporous silica with chiral block copolymers and its application for enantioselective separation. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2007, 111 (38), 11105-11110.

48.      Kun, H.;  Byk, G.; Mastai, Y., Effects of antifreeze protein fragments on the properties of model membranes. Biopolymers 2007, 88 (4), 637-637.

49.      Kun, H.; Mastai, Y., Activity of short segments of type I antifreeze protein. Biopolymers 2007, 88 (6), 807-814.

50.      Medina, D. D.;  Goldshtein, J.;  Margel, S.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective crystallization on chiral polymeric microspheres. Advanced Functional Materials 2007, 17 (6), 944-950.

51.      Shinitzky, M.;  Shvalb, A.;  Elitzur, A. C.; Mastai, Y., Entrapped energy in chiral solutions: Quantification and information capacity. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2007, 111 (37), 11004-11008.

52.      Baruch, E.;  Belostotskii, A. M.; Mastai, Y., Relationship between the antifreeze activities and the chemical structures of polyols. Journal of Molecular Structure 2008, 874 (1-3), 170-177.

53.      Dressler, D. H.;  Hod, I.; Mastai, Y., Stabilization of alpha-L-glutamic acid on chiral thin films - A theoretical and experimental study. Journal of Crystal Growth 2008, 310 (7-9), 1718-1724.

54.      Fleger, Y.;  Dressler, D. H.;  Mastai, Y.; Rosenbluh, M., Surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy of aromatic compounds on silver nanoclusters. 2008; p 2.

55.      Kun, H.;  Minnes, R.; Mastai, Y., Effects antifreeze peptides on the thermotropic properties of a model membrane. Journal of Bioenergetics and Biomembranes 2008, 40 (4), 389-396.

56.      Mastai, Y.;  Voelkel, A.; Coelfen, H., Separation of racemate from excess enantiomer of chiral nonracemic compounds via density gradient ultracentrifugation. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2008, 130 (8), 2426-2427.

57.      Medina, D. D.; Mastai, Y., Synthesis of DL-alanine mesocrystals with a hollow morphology. Crystal Growth & Design 2008, 8 (10), 3646-3651.

58.      Menahem, T.; Mastai, Y., Controlled crystallization of calcium carbonate superstructures in macroemulsions. Journal of Crystal Growth 2008, 310 (15), 3552-3556.

59.      Menahem, T.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective crystallization in miniemulsions based on chiral surfactants. New Journal of Chemistry 2008, 32 (6), 925-928.

60.      Dressler, D. H.;  Mastai, Y.;  Rosenbluh, M.; Fleger, Y., Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy as a probe for orientation of pyridine compounds on colloidal surfaces. Journal of Molecular Structure 2009, 935 (1-3), 92-96.

61.      Dryzun, C.;  Mastai, Y.;  Shvalb, A.; Avnir, D., Chiral silicate zeolites. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2009, 19 (14), 2062-2069.

62.      Fleger, Y.;  Mastai, Y.;  Rosenbluh, M.; Dressler, D. H., SERS as a probe for adsorbate orientation on silver nanoclusters. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy 2009, 40 (11), 1572-1577.

63.      Fleger, Y.;  Mastai, Y.;  Rosenbluh, M.; Dressler, D. H., Surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy of aromatic compounds on silver nanoclusters. Surface Science 2009, 603 (5), 788-793.

64.      Kun, H.;  Byk, G.; Mastai, Y., Effects of Antifreeze Protein Fragments on the Properties of Model Membranes. In Peptides for Youth, DelValle, S.;  Escher, E.; Lubell, W. D., Eds. 2009; Vol. 611,

pp 85-86.

65.      Levy, E.;  Kolesnikov, A. I.;  Li, J.; Mastai, Y., Structure of water in mesoporous organosilica by calorimetry and inelastic neutron scattering. Surface Science 2009, 603 (1), 71-77.

66.      Mastai, Y., FLUO 30-Enantioselective crystallization on nano chiral surfaces. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 2009, 238.

67.      Mastai, Y., Enantioselective crystallization on nanochiral surfaces. Chemical Society Reviews 2009, 38 (3), 772-780.

68.      Menahem, T.;  Pravda, M.; Mastai, Y., Correlation Between Structures of Chiral Polymers and Their Efficiency for Chiral Resolution by Crystallization. Chirality 2009, 21 (9), 862-870.

69.      Paik, P.;  Gedanken, A.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective Separation Using Chiral Mesoporous Spherical Silica Prepared by Templating of Chiral Block Copolymers. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2009, 1 (8), 1834-1842.

70.      Sivan, B.;  Tikva, P.;  Mastai, Y.;  Fried, R.; Litshitz, D. A., THE KINETICS OF URIC ACID STONES DISSOLUTION. Journal of Urology 2009, 181 (4), 519-520.

71.      Tamam, L.;  Menahem, T.;  Mastai, Y.;  Sloutskin, E.;  Yefet, S.; Deutsch, M., Langmuir Films of Chiral Molecules on Mercury. Langmuir 2009, 25 (9), 5111-5119.

72.      Baruch-Teblum, E.;  Mastai, Y.; Landfester, K., Miniemulsion polymerization of cyclodextrin nanospheres for water purification from organic pollutants. European Polymer Journal 2010, 46 (8), 1671-1678.

73.      Katsir, Y.;  Shapira, Y.;  Mastai, Y.;  Dimova, R.; Ben-Jacob, E., Entropic Effects and Slow Kinetics Revealed in Titrations of D2O-H2O Solutions with Different D/H Ratios. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2010, 114 (17), 5755-5763.

74.      Krattiger, P.;  Nassif, N.;  Voelkel, A.;  Mastai, Y.;  Wennemers, H.; Coelfen, H., Investigation of active crystal morphogenesis peptide sequences from peptide libraries by crystallization on peptide functionalized beads. Colloids and Surfaces a-Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 2010, 354 (1-3), 218-225.

75.      Kun, H.; Mastai, Y., Isothermal Calorimetry Study of the Interactions of Type I Antifreeze Proteins with a Lipid Model Membrane. Protein and Peptide Letters 2010, 17 (6), 739-743.

76.      Levy, E.;  Chan, L. K.;  Yu, D.;  Koza, M. M.;  Mastai, Y.;  Ford, R. C.; Li, J., Neutron scattering study of water confined in periodic mesoporous organosilicas. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 2010, 183 (7), 1691-1696.

77.      Paik, P.;  Gedanken, A.; Mastai, Y., Chiral separation abilities: Aspartic acid block copolymer-imprinted mesoporous silica. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 2010, 129 (1-2), 82-89.

78.      Paik, P.;  Gedanken, A.; Mastai, Y., Chiral-mesoporous-polypyrrole nanoparticles: Its chiral recognition abilities and use in enantioselective separation. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2010, 20 (20), 4085-4093.

79.      Shvalb, A.;  Mastai, Y.; Shinitzky, M., Chiral Configuration of the Hydration Layers of D- and L-Alanine in Water Implied from Dilution Calorimetry. Chirality 2010, 22 (6), 587-592.

80.      Tamam, L.;  Medina, D. D.;  Menahem, T.;  Mastai, Y.;  Sloutskin, E.;  Yefet, S.; Deutsch, M., The structure and phase diagram of chiral alkyl-serine monolayers on mercury. Soft Matter 2010, 6 (3), 526-541.

81.      Ejgenberg, M.; Mastai, Y., Conglomerate crystallization on self-assembled monolayers. Chemical Communications 2011, 47 (44), 12161-12163.

82.      Hod, I.;  Mastai, Y.; Medina, D. D., Effect of solvents on the growth morphology of DL-alanine crystals. Crystengcomm 2011, 13 (2), 502-509.

83.      Medina, D. D.;  Gedanken, A.; Mastai, Y., Chiral Amplification in Crystallization under Ultrasound Radiation. Chemistry-a European Journal 2011, 17 (40), 11139-11142.

84.      Medina, D. D.; Mastai, Y., Biomimetic Polymers for Chiral Resolution and Antifreeze Applications. 2011; p 321-354.

85.      Shval, A.; Mastai, Y., Isothermal titration calorimetry as a new tool to investigate chiral interactions at crystal surfaces. Chemical Communications 2011, 47 (20), 5735-5737.

86.      Ejgenberg, M.; Mastai, Y., Biomimetic Crystallization of L-Cystine Hierarchical Structures. Crystal Growth & Design 2012, 12 (10), 4995-5001.

87.      Ejgenberg, M.; Mastai, Y., Crystallization on Self Assembled Monolayers. 2012; p 39-58.

88.      Fried, R.; Mastai, Y., The effect of sulfated polysaccharides on the crystallization of calcite superstructures. Journal of Crystal Growth 2012, 338 (1), 147-151.

89.      Mastai, Y., ADVANCES IN CRYSTALLIZATION PROCESSES Preface. 2012; p IX-X.

90.      Paik, P.;  Mastai, Y.;  Kityk, I.;  Rakus, P.; Gedanken, A., Synthesis of amino acid block-copolymer imprinted chiral mesoporous silica and its acoustically-induced optical Kerr effects. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 2012, 192, 127-131.

91.      Pratap, A.; Patel, A. T., Crystallization Kinetics of Metallic Glasses. 2012; p 107-126.

92.      Kumar, V. B.;  Annamanedi, M.;  Prashad, M. D.;  Arunasree, K. M.;  Mastai, Y.;  Gedanken, A.; Paik, P., Synthesis of mesoporous SiO2-ZnO nanocapsules: encapsulation of small biomolecules for drugs and "SiOZO-plex" for gene delivery. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 2013, 15 (9).

93.      Moshe, H.;  Levi, G.; Mastai, Y., Polymorphism stabilization by crystal adsorption on a self-assembled monolayer. Crystengcomm 2013, 15 (44), 9203-9209.

94.      Moshe, H.;  Vanbel, M.;  Valev, V. K.;  Verbiest, T.;  Dressler, D.; Mastai, Y., Chiral Thin Films of Metal Oxide. Chemistry-a European Journal 2013, 19 (31), 10295-10301.

95.      Munoz-Espi, R.;  Mastai, Y.;  Gross, S.; Landfester, K., Colloidal systems for crystallization processes from liquid phase. Crystengcomm 2013, 15 (12), 2175-2191.

96.      Schatz, D.;  Nagar, E.;  Sendersky, E.;  Parnasa, R.;  Zilberman, S.;  Carmeli, S.;  Mastai, Y.;  Shimoni, E.;  Klein, E.;  Yeger, O.;  Reich, Z.; Schwarz, R., Self-suppression of biofilm formation in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus. Environmental Microbiology 2013, 15 (6), 1786-1794.

97.      Albeck, A.;  Chill, J. H.;  Fischer, B.;  Mastai, Y.;  Nudelman, A.; Wilson-Gordon, A. D., Department of Chemistry, Bar-Ilan University (BIU). Israel Journal of Chemistry 2014, 54 (10), 1488-1499.

98.      Bhattacharyya, S.;  Mastai, Y.;  Panda, R. N.;  Yeon, S.-H.; Hu, M. Z., Advanced Nanoporous Materials: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications. Journal of Nanomaterials 2014, 2014.

99.      Fuchs, I.;  Aluma, Y.;  Ilan, M.; Mastai, Y., Induced Crystallization of Amorphous Biosilica to Cristobalite by Silicatein. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2014, 118 (8), 2104-2111.

100.    Mathew, S. P.;  Mondal, P. C.;  Moshe, H.;  Mastai, Y.; Naaman, R., Non-magnetic organic/inorganic spin injector at room temperature. Applied Physics Letters 2014, 105 (24).

101.    Moshe, H.;  Levi, G.;  Sharon, D.; Mastai, Y., Atomic layer deposition of enantioselective thin film of alumina on chiral self-assembled-monolayer. Surface Science 2014, 629, 88-93.

102.    Adler, S. R.; Mastai, Y., Chiral polymeric nanoparticles for aldol reaction. Reactive & Functional Polymers 2015, 96, 1-4.

103.    Berry, J.;  Buonassisi, T.;  Egger, D. A.;  Hodes, G.;  Kronik, L.;  Loo, Y.-L.;  Lubomirsky, I.;  Marder, S. R.;  Mastai, Y.;  Miller, J. S.;  Mitzi, D. B.;  Paz, Y.;  Rappe, A. M.;  Riess, I.;  Rybtchinski, B.;  Stafsudd, O.;  Stevanovic, V.;  Toney, M. F.;  Zitoun, D.;  Kahn, A.;  Ginley, D.; Cahen, D., Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Perovskites (HOIPs): Opportunities and Challenges. Advanced Materials 2015, 27 (35), 5102-5112.

104.    Fuchs, I.;  Aluma, Y.;  Ilan, M.;  Kityk, I.; Mastai, Y., Photoinduced electro-optics measurements of biosilica transformation to cristobalite. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 2015, 226, 231-236.

105.    Kumar, V. B.;  Mastai, Y.;  Porat, Z. e.; Gedanken, A., Chiral imprinting in molten gallium. New Journal of Chemistry 2015, 39 (4), 2690-2696.

106.    Lieberman, R. N.;  Anker, Y.;  Font, O.;  Querol, X.;  Mastai, Y.;  Knop, Y.; Cohen, H., Potential of Hazardous Waste Encapsulation in Concrete Compound Combination with Coal Ash and Quarry Fine Additives. Environmental Science & Technology 2015, 49 (24), 14146-14155.

107.    Lieberman, R. N.;  Green, U.;  Segev, G.;  Polat, M.;  Mastai, Y.; Cohen, H., Coal fly ash as a potential fixation reagent for radioactive wastes. Fuel 2015, 153, 437-444.


109.    Preiss, L. C.;  Werber, L.;  Fischer, V.;  Hanif, S.;  Landfester, K.;  Mastai, Y.; Munoz-Espi, R., Amino-Acid-Based Chiral Nanoparticles for Enantioselective Crystallization. Advanced Materials 2015, 27 (17), 2728-+.

110.    Werber, L.;  Preiss, L. C.;  Landfester, K.;  Munoz-Espi, R.; Mastai, Y., Isothermal Titration Calorimetry of Chiral Polymeric Nanoparticles. Chirality 2015, 27 (9), 613-618.

111.    Elfassy, E.;  Basel, Y.; Mastai, Y., Crystallization of amino acids at the chiral ionic liquid/water interface. Crystengcomm 2016, 18 (45), 8769-8775.

112.    Elfassy, E.;  Mastai, Y.;  Pontoni, D.; Deutsch, M., Liquid-Mercury-Supported Langmuir Films of Ionic Liquids: Isotherms, Structure, and Time Evolution. Langmuir 2016, 32 (13), 3164-3173.

113.    Elfassy, E.;  Mastai, Y.; Salomon, A., Cysteine sensing by plasmons of silver nanocubes. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 2016, 241, 110-114.

114.    Fuchs, I.;  Fechler, N.;  Antonietti, M.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective Nanoporous Carbon Based on Chiral Ionic Liquids. Angewandte Chemie-International Edition 2016, 55 (1), 408-412.

115.    Levi, G.;  Scolnik, Y.; Mastai, Y., Imprinting Chirality in Silica Nanotubes by N-Stearoyl-serine Template. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016, 8 (35), 23356-23361.

116.    Lieberman, R. N.;  Querol, X.;  Moreno, N.;  Mastai, Y.; Cohen, H., Physical and chemical changes in coal fly ash during acidic or neutral wastes treatment, and its' effect on the fixation process. Fuel 2016, 184, 69-80.

117.    Nguyen, T. P. T.;  Cheung, P. S. M.;  Werber, L.;  Gagnon, J.;  Sivakumar, R.;  Lennox, C.;  Sossin, A.;  Mastai, Y.; Cuccia, L. A., Directing the Viedma ripening of ethylenediammonium sulfate using "Tailor-made'' chiral additives. Chemical Communications 2016, 52 (85), 12626-12629.

118.    Preiss, L. C.;  Wagner, M.;  Mastai, Y.;  Landfester, K.; Munoz-Espi, R., Amino-Acid-Based Polymerizable Surfactants for the Synthesis of Chiral Nanoparticles. Macromolecular Rapid Communications 2016, 37 (17), 1421-1426.

119.    Shalev, O. L.;  Carmiel, Y.;  Gottesman, R.;  Tirosh, S.; Mastai, Y., Chiral templating of alumina nanofilms by the atomic layer deposition process. Chemical Communications 2016, 52 (81), 12072-12075.

120.    Aviv, H.;  Nemtsov, I.;  Mastai, Y.; Tischler, Y. R., Characterization of Crystal Chirality in Amino Acids Using Low Frequency Raman Spectroscopy. Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2017, 121 (41), 7882-7888.

121.    Kumar, K.;  Penugurti, V. R.;  Levi, G.;  Mastai, Y.;  Manavathi, B.; Paik, P., Bio-inspired synthesis of Hierarchical Self-Assembled Zinc phosphate nanostructure in presence of Cowpea Mosaic Virus: in vitro cell cycle, proliferation and prospective for tissue regeneration. Biomedical materials (Bristol, England) 2017.

122.    Lidor-Shalev, O.;  Pliatsikas, N.;  Carmiel, Y.;  Patsalas, P.; Mastai, Y., Chiral Metal-Oxide Nanofilms by Cellulose Template Using Atomic Layer Deposition Process. Acs Nano 2017, 11 (5), 4753-4759.

123.    Yamala, A. K.;  Nadella, V.;  Mastai, Y.;  Prakash, H.; Paik, P., Poly-N-acryloyl-(L-phenylalanine methyl ester) hollow core nanocapsules facilitate sustained delivery of immunomodulatory drugs and exhibit adjuvant properties. Nanoscale 2017, 9 (37), 14006-14014.

124.    Dellis, S.;  Pliatsikas, N.;  Kalfagiannis, N.;  Lidor-Shalev, O.;  Papaderakis, A.;  Vourlias, G.;  Sotiropoulos, S.;  Koutsogeorgis, D. C.;  Mastai, Y.; Patsalas, P., Broadband luminescence in defect-engineered electrochemically produced porous Si/ZnO nanostructures. Scientific Reports 2018, 8.

125.    Ejgenberg, M.; Mastai, Y., Hierarchical Superstructures of L-Glutathione. Crystal Growth & Design 2018, 18 (9), 5063-5068.

126.    Espino, D.;  Haruvy-Manor, Y.;  Bar, Y.; Mastai, Y., Radical Degradation Processes Initiated by Catalytic Nanoparticles of CoFe2O4 Towards Polymer Waste Application. Journal of Polymers and the Environment 2018, 26 (8), 3389-3396.

127.    Kumar, K.;  Penugurti, V.;  Levi, G.;  Mastai, Y.;  Manavathi, B.; Paik, P., Bio-inspired synthesis

of a hierarchical self-assembled zinc phosphate nanostructure in the presence of cowpea mosaic virus:

in vitro cell cycle, proliferation and prospects for tissue regeneration. Biomedical Materials

2018, 13 (1).

128.    Lidor-shalev, O.;  Carmiel, Y.;  Pliatsikas, N.;  Patsalas, P.; Mastai, Y., Atomic layer deposition

of metal-oxide thin films on cellulose fibers. Journal of Coordination Chemistry 2018, 71

(11-13), 2043-2052.

129.    Lieberman, R. N.;  Knop, Y.;  Querol, X.;  Moreno, N.;  Munoz-Quiros, C.;  Mastai, Y.;  Anker, Y.; Cohen, H., Environmental impact and potential use of coal fly ash and sub-economical quarry fine aggregates in concrete. Journal of Hazardous Materials 2018, 344, 1043-1056.

130.    Mastai, Y.; Landfester, K., Special Issue: Functional Polymeric Particles. Israel Journal of Chemistry 2018, 58 (12), 1275-1276.

131.    Medina, D. D.; Mastai, Y., Chiral Polymers and Polymeric Particles for Enantioselective Crystallization. Israel Journal of Chemistry 2018, 58 (12), 1330-1337.

132.    Nemtsov, I.;  Mastai, Y.; Ejgenberg, M., Formation of Hierarchical Structures of L-Glutamic Acid with an L-Arginine Additive. Crystal Growth & Design 2018, 18 (7), 4054-4059.

133.    Nemtsov, I.;  Mastai, Y.;  Tischler, Y. R.; Aviv, H., Chiral Purity of Crystals Using Low-Frequency Raman Spectroscopy. Chemphyschem 2018, 19 (22), 3116-3121.

134.    Werber, L.; Mastai, Y., Isothermal titration calorimetry for chiral chemistry. Chirality 2018, 30 (5), 619-631.

135.    Aloni, S. S.;  Perovic, M.;  Weitman, M.;  Cohen, R.;  Oschatz, M.; Mastai, Y., Amino acid-based ionic liquids as precursors for the synthesis of chiral nanoporous carbons. Nanoscale Advances 2019, 1 (12), 4981-4988.

136.    Espino, D.;  Haruvy-Manor, Y.; Mastai, Y., CoFe2O4 Nano-particles for Radical Oxidative Degradation of High Molecular Weight Polybutadiene. Journal of Polymers and the Environment 2019, 27 (4), 827-836.

137.    Ghosh, K. B.;  Zhang, W.;  Tassinari, F.;  Mastai, Y.;  Lidor-Shaley, O.;  Naaman, R.;  Moellers, P.;  Nuerenberg, D.;  Zacharias, H.;  Wei, J.;  Wierzbinski, E.; Waldeck, D. H., Controlling Chemical Selectivity in Electrocatalysis with Chiral CuO-Coated Electrodes. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2019, 123 (5), 3024-3031.

138.    Imangaliyeva, A. N.;  Mastai, Y.; Seilkhanova, G. A., In situ synthesis and catalytic properties of Cu2O nanoparticles based on clay materials and polyethylene glycol. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 2019, 21 (5).

139.    Levi, G.; Mastai, Y., Enantioselective Colloidosomes Based on Chiral Silica Nanoparticles. Chemnanomat 2019, 5 (6), 710-714.

140.    Lidor-Shalev, O.;  Yemini, R.;  Leifer, N.;  Nanda, R.;  Tibi, A.;  Perelshtein, I.;  Avraham, E. S.;  Mastai, Y.; Noked, M., Growth of Hybrid Inorganic/Organic Chiral Thin Films by Sequenced Vapor Deposition. Acs Nano 2019, 13 (9), 10397-10404.

141.    Nemtsov, I.;  Aviv, H.;  Mastai, Y.; Tischler, Y. R., Polarization Dependence of Low-Frequency Vibrations from Multiple Faces in an Organic Single Crystal. Crystals 2019, 9 (8).

142.    Nihamkin, M.;  Kaiser, A.;  Nemtsov, I.;  Martini, P.;  Scheier, P.;  Mastai, Y.; Toker, Y., Chiral recognition via abundances of mixed chiral clusters. International Journal of Mass Spectrometry

2019, 446.

143.    Sarma, S.;  Fekas, I.;  Filintoglou, K.;  Arvanitidis, J.;  Christofilos, D.;  Hatzikraniotis, E.;  Lidor, O.;  Mastai, Y.;  Unal, A.; Patsalas, P., Layer by layer deposition of alternate carbon nanotubes and Ni films for efficient multilayer thin film temperature gauges. Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics 2019, 52 (9).

144.    Seilkhanova, G. A.;  Imangaliyeva, A. N.;  Mastai, Y.; Rakhym, A. B., Bentonite polymer composite for water purification. Bulletin of Materials Science 2019, 42 (2).

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