Publications

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  1. T. Beitner, S. Baltianski, R. Merkle, Y. Tsur, and I. Riess, Novel method for determining the width of the electrochemically active electrode area along the triple phase boundary, Solid State Ionics, 303, 70-77, (2017). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  2. R. Gloukhovski, Y. Tsur, and V. Freger A Nafion-filled polycarbonate track-etched composite membrane with enhanced selectivity for direct methanol fuel cells ,Fuel Cells, 17, 56-66, (2017). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  3. A. K. Baral and Y. Tsur,Impedance spectroscopy of Gd-doped ceria analyzed by genetic programming (ISGP) method , Solid State Ionics, 304, 145-149, (2017). Doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2017.04.003 The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  4. A. Oz, D. Gelman, E. Goren, N. Shomrat, S. Baltianski, and Y. Tsur, A Novel Approach for Supercapacitors Degradation Characterization , Journal of Power Sources, 355, 74-82, (2017). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  5. N. Bar, P. Basak, and Y. Tsur, Vibrational and impedance spectroscopic studies of semi-interpenetrating polymer networks solid polymer electrolytes The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  6. N.Shomrat, S.Baltianski, E.Dor, Y.Tsur, The influence of doping on flash sintering conditions in SrTi1−xFexO3−δ, Journal of the European Ceramic Society 37, 179–188(2017)The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  7. J. A. Bock, J. H. Chan, Y. Tsur, S. Trolier-McKinstry, C. A. Randall, The Effects of Low Oxygen Activity Conditions on the Phase Equilibria and Cation Occupancy of Strontium Barium Niobate, Amer. Ceram. Soc.,99,3435-3442 (2016). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  8.   Z. Drach, S. Hershkovitz, D. Ferrero, P. Leone, A. Lanzini, M. Santarelli and Y. Tsur, Impedance spectroscopy analysis inspired by evolutionary programming as a diagnostic tool for SOEC and SOFC, Solid State Ionics, 288, 307-310 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2016.01.001  .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  9. T. Beitner, S. Baltianski, I. Riess and Y. Tsur, A novel method for determining the triple phase boundary width, Solid State Ionics, 288, 322-324 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2015.11.026 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  10. A. Oz, S. Hershkovitz, N. Belman, E. Tal-Gutelmacher and Y. Tsur, Analysis of Impedance Spectroscopy of Aqueous Supercapacitors by Evolutionary Programming: Finding DFRT from Complex Capacitance, Solid State Ionics, 288, 311-314 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2015.11.008 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  11. A. Borenstein, S. Hershkovitz, A. Oz, Y. Tsur and D. Aurbach, The use of 1, 10-phenanthroline as an additive for high-performance super capacitors, J. Physical Chemistry C. 119 (22), 12165–12173(2015).The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  12. N. Shomrat, S. Baltianski, C.A. Randall and Y. Tsur, Flash Sintering of Potassium-Niobate,   J. European Ceramics Society. 35 (2015) 2209–2213, DOI10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2015.01.017 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  13. N. Shomrat, D. Haviv and Y. Tsur, The correlation between non-stoichiometry and charge compensation in perovskites, J. Electroceramics, 33, 135–141 (2014) DOI 10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2015.01.017 (Feature article) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  14. E. Goren, M. Ungureanu, R. Zazpe, M. Rozenberg, L. E. Hueso, P. Stoliar, Y. Tsur, and F.Casanova, Resistive switching phenomena in TiOx nanoparticle layers for memory applications, Applied Physics Letters, 105, 143506 (2014). DOI 10.1063/1.4897142 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  15. G. Lazovski, E. Wachtel, Y. Tsur and I. Lubomirsky, Using ellipsometry with lock-in detection to measure activation energy of ion diffusion in ionic and mixed conductors, Solid State Ionics, 264, 7-16 (2014). DOI 10.1016/j.ssi.2014.06.015 (Best paper award).The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  16. A. Oz, S. Hershkovitz and Y. Tsur, Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy of Supercapacitors: A Novel Analysis Approach using Evolutionary Programming. AIP Conference Proceedings 1627, 76-80 (2014) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  17. S. Tomer, S. Hershkovitz, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Highly porous anode for application in high-temperature electrochemical devices, Energy Technology, 1, 25-29 (2013). DOI: 10.1002/ente.201200005.The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  18. S. Hershkovitz, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Electrochemical Impedance Analysis of SOFC Cathode Reaction using Evolutionary Programming , Fuel Cells, 12, 77-85 (2012), doi: 10.1002/fuce.201100126 .Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  19. G. Shuster, S. Baltianski, Y. Tsur, and H. Haick, Utility of Resistance and Capacitance Response in Sensors based on Monolayer-Capped Metal Nanoparticles , J. Phys. Chem. Let., 2, 1912-1916 (2011), The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  20. S. Hershkovitz, S. Tomer, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, ISGP: Impedance Spectroscopy Analysis Using Evolutionary Programming Procedure , ECST, 40, 67-73 (2011),The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  21. O. Mazar, M. Schroeder and Y. Tsur, Synthesis of inside-out core-shell perovskite-type oxide nanopowder , Chemical Engineering Journal, 166, 1139-1143 (2011), doi: 10.1016/j.cej.2010.11.084 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  22. S. Hershkovitz, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Harnessing evolutionary programming for impedance spectroscopy analysis: a case study of mixed ionic electronic conductors , Solid State Ionics, 188, 104-109 (2011). doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2010.10.004Gd0.1Ce0.9O1.95 (GDC)The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  23. A.B. Tesler, D.R. Lewin, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Analyzing results of impedance spectroscopy using novel evolutionary programming techniques , Journal of Electroceramics, 24, 245-260 (2010). DOI 10.1007/s10832-009-9565-z .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  24. A. Ya’akobovich, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, I-V relations and enhanced mobility of metal vacancies in acceptor doped poly crystalline BaTiO3 under an oxygen activity gradient , Materials Science and Technology, 25, 1329-1333 (2009). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  25. M. Ram and Y. Tsur, Eliminating chemical effects from thermal expansion coefficient measurements, Journal of Electroceramics, 22, 120-124 (2009). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  26. S. Hershkovitz, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Nb-Doped Barium Titanate: Concentration-Properties Relations, Proc. of the 9th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, ASME Vol. 1, 499-504 (2009) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  27. S. Hershkovitz, S. Baltianski, Y.D. Horev, D.R. Lewin and Y. Tsur, Trials of a novel approach for the analysis of impedance spectroscopy, Proc. of the Materials Science & Technology 2009 Conference & Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, 831-837 (2009) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  28. Y. Gil, Y. Tsur, O.M. Umurhan and I. Riess, Properties of solid state devices with significant impurity hopping conduction, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 41, 135106-135116 (2008) . The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  29. Yoel Cohen, Barak Yaakobovitz, Yoed Tsur and David Scheiner, A Novel Method for Pushing the Limits of Line Edge Roughness Detection by Scatterometry, Proceedings of SPIE Volume 6922, 692220 (2008); DOI: 10.1117/12.772117 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  30. Y. Gil, O.M. Umurhan, Y. Tsur and I. Riess, Recent calculations and measurements of I-V relations in simple devices based on thin nano versus thick layers of SCs with mobile acceptors or donors, Solid State Ionics, 179, 1187–1193 (2008). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  31. Y. Gil, I. Riess, O.M. Umurhan and Y. Tsur, I-V Relations in nano thin semi-conductors with mobile acceptors or donors, Solid State Ionics, 179, 24-32 (2008). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  32. L. Rosenthal-Toib, K. Zohar, M. Alagem, and Y. Tsur, Synthesis of stabilized nanoparticles of zinc peroxide, Chemical Engineering Journal, 136, 425-429 (2008). DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2007.07.071 .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  33. D.S.A. Simakov and Y. Tsur, Preparation of core-shell Ti-Nb oxide nanocrystals, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 10, 77-85 (2008) .  The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  34. H. Yaseen, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Cathodic electrophoretic deposition of barium titanate films from aqueous solution, Journal of Materials Science, 42, 9679–9683 (2007) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  35. S.A. Simakov and Y. Tsur, Surface stabilization of nano-sized titanium dioxide: improving the colloidal stability and the sintering morphology, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 9, 403-417 (2007). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  36. B. Yaakobovitz, Y. Cohen and Y. Tsur, Line edge roughness detection using deep UV light scatterometry, Journal of Microelectronic Engineering, 84, 619-625 (2007). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  37. Y. Tsur and S. Baltianski, Analyzing impedance spectroscopy results, Rare Metal Materials and Engineering, 35, 452-454 Suppl. 3, (2006) .Request a copy of this paper
  38.  Y. Raichman, M. Kazakevich, E. Rabkin and Y. Tsur, Inter-nanoparticle bonds in agglomerates studied by nanoindentation, Advanced Materials, 18, 2028-2030 (2006) . The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  39. Y. Dror, R.D. Levi, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, TIdentification of the early stage of sintering of nano-BaTiO3: A comparative study,T Journal of the Electrochemical Society 153, F137-F143 (2006) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  40. H. Yaseen, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, The effect of incorporating method and concentration of niobium on the properties of barium titanate ceramics, Journal of the American Ceramic Society 89, 1584-1589 (2006) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  41. R. D. Levi and Y. Tsur, The Effect of Oxygen Vacancies in the Early Stages of BaTiO3 Nanopowder Sintering, Advanced Materials, 17, 1606-1608, (2005) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  42. Y. Melman, S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, A Device for Measuring Electrical Properties of Dielectric Materials, Instrumentation Science and Technology, 33, 279-287, (2005) . The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  43. T.D. Dunbar, W.L. Warren, B.A. Tuttle, C.A. Randal, and Y. Tsur, Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Investigations of Lanthanide-Doped Barium Titanate: Dopant Site Occupancy, J. Phys. Chem. B 108, 908-917 (2004) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  44. E. Aizinger, R. Ben David, H. Yaseen and Y. Tsur, Solubility of Pr in Barium Titanate, The IIChE e-Journal 1, iss.1 (2003) .Request a copy of this paper
  45. S. Baltianski and Y. Tsur, Analysis of Impedance Spectroscopy Data Finding the Best System Function. Journal of Electroceramics 10, 89-94 (2003) .The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  46. Y. Tsur and C. A. Randall, Charge-Compensation in BaTiO3, Proc. of the 12th IEEE International Symposium on the Applications of Ferroelectrics. Eds. S.K. Streiffer, B.J. Gibbons and T. Tsurumi, IEEE, Vol. 1, 151-154 (2001) .Request a copy of this paper
  47. Y. Tsur, Kinetic Considerations in the Formation of Electrical Active Grain Boundaries in Barium Titanate and Similar Perovskites. Interface science 9, 163-168 (2001). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  48. Y. Tsur, T.D. Dunbar and C.A. Randall, Crystal and Defect Chemistry of Rare Earth Cations in BaTiO3. Journal of Electroceramics 7, 25-34 (2001).The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  49. Y. Tsur and C.A. Randall, Point Defect Concentrations in Barium Titanate Revisited. Journal of the American Ceramic Society 84, 2147-49 (2001).The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  50. . Y. Tsur, A. Hitomi, I. Scrymgeour and C.A. Randall, Site Occupancy of Rare Earth Cations in   BaTiO3. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 40, Part 1, No.1, 255-258 (2001)  .Request a copy of this paper
  51. W.-Y. Choi, Y. Tsur, C.A. Randall and S. Trolier-McKinstry, Effect of Y- Doping on Dielectric Properties of BaTiO3 Films Deposited in Reducing Atmospheres Using Pulsed Laser Deposition, “Ferroelectric Thin Films VIII”, Eds. R.W. Schwartz, S.R. Summerfelt, P.C. McIntyre, Y. Miyasaka and D. Wouters, MRS Vol. 596 (2000) . Request a copy of this paper
  52. Y. Tsur and C.A. Randall, A Universal Analytical Approach to the Defect Chemistry of A+2B+4O3 Perovskites. “High Temperature Corrosion and Materials Chemistry, Eds. P.Y. Hou, T. Marayama, M.J. McNallan, T. Narita, E.J. Opila and D.A. Shores, Electrochemical Society, 502-513 (2000).Request a copy of this paper
  53. Y. Tsur and C.A. Randall, How Trivalent Amphoteric Dopants in BaTiO3 Ceramics Improve Reliability of Capacitors “Fundamental Physics of Ferroelectrics, Ed. R. Cohen, AIP New York, 283-287 (2000).The Publisher’s Site   |  Request a copy of this paper
  54. Y. Tsur, J.H. Adair and C.A. Randall, Improving the Oxidation Resistance of base Metal Electrodes. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 39, Part 1, No.10, 6004-6007 (2000).The Publisher’s Site   |  Request a copy of this paper
  55. Y. Tsur and C.A. Randall, Analysis of X-Ray Powder Diffraction Data Using the Maximum Likelihood Estimation Method. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 83, 2062-2066 (2000). The Publisher’s Site   |  Request a copy of this paper
  56. Y. Tsur and C.A. Randall, How Trivalent Amphoteric Dopants in BaTiO3 Ceramics Improve Reliability of Capacitors?, “Fundamental Physics of Ferroelectrics”, Ed. R. Cohen, AIP New York, 283-287 (2000).The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  57. Y. Tsur and C.A. Randall, A Universal Analytical Approach to the Defect Chemistry of A+2B+4O3 Perovskites. In: “High Temperature Corrosion and Materials Chemistry, Eds. P.Y. Hou, T. Marayama, M.J. McNallan, T. Narita, E.J. Opila and D.A. Shores, Electrochemical Society, 502-513 (2000).Request a copy of this paper
  58. W.-Y. Choi, Y. Tsur, C.A. Randall and S. Trolier-McKinstry, Effect of Y- Doping on Dielectric Properties of BaTiO3 Films Deposited in Reducing Atmospheres Using Pulsed Laser Deposition, “Ferroelectric Thin Films VIII”, Eds. R.W. Schwartz, S.R. Summerfelt, P.C. McIntyre, Y. Miyasaka and D. Wouters, MRS Vol. 596 (2000).Request a copy of this paper
  59. Y. Tsur and I. Riess, Self-Compensation in Semiconductors. Physical Review B, 60, 8138-8146 (1999). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  60. Y. Tsur and I. Riess, Doping of Ionic Compounds: Solubility Limit and Self-Compensation, Solid State Ionics 119, 37-42 (1999). The Publisher’s Site | Request a copy of this paper
  61. Invited: Y. Tsur and I. Riess, Impurity Solubility Limits in Ionic Crystals, with Application to Cu2O, Zeitschrift fuer Physikalische Chemie, 207, 181-213 (1998).The Publisher’s Site   |  Request a copy of this paper
  62. Invited: Y. Tsur and I. Riess, Impurity Solubility Limits in Ionic Crystals, with Application to Cu2O, Zeitschrift fuer Physikalische Chemie, 207, 181-213 (1998). The Publisher’s Site   |  Request a copy of this paper