Journal Papers (peer reviewed)


Zhuravel, R., Huang, H., Polycarpou, G., Polydorides, S., Motamarri, P., Katrivas, L., Dvir Rotem, Sperling, J., Zotti, LA., Kotlyar, AB., Cuevas, JC., Gavini, V., Skourtis, SS. and Porath, D., "Backbone Charge Transport in Double Stranded DNA", 2020. Nature Nanotechnology, In Press.

Fardian-Melamed, N., Katrivas, L., Eidelshtein, G., Rotem, D., Kotlyar, A., and Porath, D., "Electronic Level Structure of Silver-Intercalated Cytosine Nanowires", 2020, Nano Letters 20(6),  4505.

Karmi, A., Sakala, GP., Rotem, D., Reches, M., Porath, D., "Durable, Stable, and Functional Nanopores Decorated by Self-Assembled Dipeptides", 2020, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12(12) 14563.

Stern, A., Aharon, S., Binyamin, T., Karmi, A., Rotem, D., Etgar, L., Porath, D., “Electrical Characterization of Individual Cesium Lead Halide Perovskite Nanowires Using Conductive AFM“, 2020, Advanced Materials, 32(12)



Fardian-Melamed, N., Eidelshtein, G., Rotem, D., Kotlyar, A., Porath, D., “Temperature Dependence of the STM Morphology and Electronic Level Structure of Silver-Containing DNA“, 2019, Small, 16(5).

Fardian-Melamed, N., Eidelshtein, G., Rotem, D., Kotlyar, A., Porath, D., “Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy of Novel Silver-Containing DNA Molecules”, 2019, Advanced Materials, 31(35)

Koplovitz, G., Leitus, G., Ghosh, S., Bloom, BP., Yochelis, S., Rotem, D., Vischio, F., Striccoli, M., Fanizza, E., Naaman, R., Waldeck, DH., Porath, D., Paltiel, Y., “Single Domain 10 nm Ferromagnetism Imprinted on Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles Using Chiral Molecules”, 2019, Small, 15(1)

Kolumbus, Y., Zalic, A., Fardian Melamed, N., Barkay, Z., Rotem, D., Porath, D., Steinberg, H., "Crystallographic orientation errors in mechanical exfoliation", Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 30(47)



Zhuravel, R., Stern, A., Fardian-Melamed, N., Eidelshtein, G., Katrivas, L., Rotem, D., Kotlyar, A.B., and Porath, D., "Advances in Synthesis and Measurement of Charge Transport in DNA-Based Derivatives", 2018, Advanced Materials, 30(41)

Al‐Bustami, H., Koplovitz, G., Primc, D., Yochelis, S., Capua, E., Porath, D., Naaman, R., and Paltiel, Y., "Single Nanoparticle Magnetic Spin Memristor", 2018, Small, 14(30)

Stern, A., Azoubel, S., Sachyani, E., Livshits, G.I., Rotem, D., Magdassi, S., and Porath, D., "Conductivity Enhancement of Transparent 2D Carbon Nanotube Networks Occurs by Resistance Reduction in All Junctions", 2018, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122(26), 14872-14876

Stern, A., Eidelshtein, G., Zhuravel, R., Livshits, G.I., Rotem, D., Kotlyar, A., and Porath, D., “Highly Conductive Thin Uniform Gold‐Coated DNA Nanowires“, 2017,  Advanced Materials, 30(26)




Koplovitz, G., Primc, D., Ben Dor, O., Yochelis, S., Rotem, D., Porath, D., Paltiel, Y. "Magnetic Nanoplatelet‐Based Spin Memory Device Operating at Ambient Temperatures", 2017, Advanced Materials, 29(17)

Amgar, D., Stern, A., Rotem, D., Porath, D., Etgar, L., "Tunable Length and Optical Properties of CsPbX3 (X= Cl, Br, I) Nanowires with a Few Unit Cells", 2017, Nano Letters, 17, 1007-1013




Guterman, T.,Kornreich, M., Stern, A., Adler-Abramovich, L., Porath, D., Beck, R., Shimon, L. J. W., Gazit, E. “Formation of bacterial pilus-like nanofibres by designed minimalistic self-assembling peptides”, 2016, Nature Communications, 7

Zhuravel, R., Amit, E., Elbaz, S., Rotem, D., Chen, Y. J., Friedler, A.,Yitzchaik, S., Porath, D. “Atomic force microscopy characterization of kinase-mediated phosphorylation of a peptide monolayer”, 2016, Scientific Reports, 6

Eidelshtein, G., Fardian-Melamed, N., Gutkin, V., Basmanov, D., Klinov, D., Rotem, D., Levi-Kalisman, Y., Porath, D., Kotlyar, A., "Synthesis and Properties of Novel Silver-Containing DNA Molecules", Advanced Materials, 2016, 28(24), p. 4839-4844



Amit, E., Obena, R., Wang, Y.T., Zhuravel, R., Reyes, A.J.F., Elbaz, S., Rotem, D., Porath, D., Friedler, A., Chen, Y.J. and Yitzchaik, S., "Integrating proteomics with electrochemistry for identifying kinase biomarkers". Chemical Science, 2015. 6(8), p. 4756-4766.



Livshits, G.I., A. Stern, D. Rotem, N. Borovok, G. Eidelshtein, A. Migliore, E. Penzo, S.J. Wind, R. Di Felice, S.S. Skourtis, J. Carlos Cuevas, L. Gurevich, A.B. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "Long-range charge transport in single G-quadruplex DNA molecules". Nature Nanotechnology, 2014. 9(12): p. 1040-1046.

Livshits, G.I., J. Ghabboun, N. Borovok, A.B. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "Comparative Electrostatic Force Microscopy of Tetra- and Intra-Molecular G4-DNA". Advanced Materials, 2014. 26(29): p. 4981-4985.

Albrecht, A., G. Koplovitz, A. Retzker, F. Jelezko, S. Yochelis, D. Porath, Y. Nevo, O. Shoseyov, Y. Paltiel, and M.B. Plenio, "Self-assembling hybrid diamond-biological quantum devices". New Journal of Physics, 2014. 16.



Roger-Eitan, I., K. Liu, G.I. Livshits, N. Borovok, D. Rotem, A.B. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "High-Resolution Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Imaging of Biotin-Avidin-G4-DNA Molecules". Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2013. 117(43): p. 22462-22465.

Wind, SJ., E. Penzo, M. Palma, R. Wang, T. Fazio, D. Porath, D. Rotem, G. Livshits, A. Stern, "Integrating DNA with Functional Nanomaterials", Journal of Self-Assembly and Molecular Electronics, 2013. 1(2).

Dachlika, H., A. Stern, D. Rotem, and D. Porath, "Formation of Dimers Composed of a Single Short dsDNA Connecting Two Gold Nanoparticles", Journal of Self-Assembly and Molecular Electronics, 2013. 1(1):p. 85-99.

Guy, S., D. Rotem, Z. Hayouka, R. Gabizon, A. Levin, L. Zemel, A. Loyter, D. Porath, and A. Friedler, "Monitoring the HIV-1 integrase enzymatic activity using atomic force microscopy in a 2LTR system". Chemical Communications, 2013. 49(30): p. 3113-3115.



Stern, A., D. Rotem, I. Popov, and D. Porath, "Quasi 3D imaging of DNA-gold nanoparticle tetrahedral structures". Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter, 2012. 24(16).



Zikich, D., K. Liu, L. Sagiv, D. Porath, and A. Kotlyar, "I-Motif Nanospheres: Unusual Self-Assembly of Long Cytosine Strands". Small, 2011. 7(8): p. 1029-1034.

Shapir, E., G. Brancolini, T. Molotsky, A.B. Kotlyar, R. Di Felice, and D. Porath, "Energy Gap Reduction in DNA by Complexation with Metal Ions". Advanced Materials, 2011. 23(37): p. 4290-4294.

Frasconi, M., A. Heyman, I. Medalsy, D. Porath, F. Mazzei, and O. Shoseyoy, "Wiring of Redox Enzymes on Three Dimensional Self-Assembled Molecular Scaffold". Langmuir, 2011. 27(20): p. 12606-12613.



Shapir, E., L. Sagiv, T. Molotsky, A.B. Kotlyar, R. Di Felice, and D. Porath, "Electronic Structure of G4-DNA by Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy". Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2010. 114(50): p. 22079-22084.

Medalsy, I., M. Klein, A. Heyman, O. Shoseyov, F. Remacle, R.D. Levine, and D. Porath, "Logic implementations using a single nanoparticle-protein hybrid". Nature Nanotechnology, 2010. 5(6): p. 451-457.



Ryndyk, D.A., E. Shapir, D. Porath, A. Calzolari, R. Di Felice, and G. Cuniberti, "Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy of Single DNA Molecules". Acs Nano, 2009. 3(7): p. 1651-1656.

Porath, D., "SCANNING TUNNELLING MICROSCOPY A DNA sequence scanned". Nature Nanotechnology, 2009. 4(8): p. 476-477.

Heyman, A., I. Medalsy, O.B. Or, O. Dgany, M. Gottlieb, D. Porath, and O. Shoseyov, "Protein Scaffold Engineering Towards Tunable Surface Attachment". Angewandte Chemie-International Edition, 2009. 48(49): p. 9290-9294.

Heyman, A., I. Medalsy, O. Dgany, D. Porath, G. Markovich, and O. Shoseyov, "Float and Compress: Honeycomb-like Array of a Highly Stable Protein Scaffold". Langmuir, 2009. 25(9): p. 5226-5229.



Shapir, E., L. Sagiv, N. Borovok, T. Molotski, A.B. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "High-resolution STM imaging of novel single G4-DNA molecules". Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2008. 112(31): p. 9267-9269.

Shapir, E., H. Cohen, A. Calzolari, C. Cavazzoni, D.A. Ryndyk, G. Cuniberti, A. Kotlyar, R. Di Felice, and D. Porath, "Electronic structure of single DNA molecules resolved by transverse scanning tunnelling spectroscopy". Nature Materials, 2008. 7(1): p. 68-74.

Medalsy, I., O. Dgany, M. Sowwan, H. Cohen, A. Yukashevska, S.G. Wolf, A. Wolf, A. Koster, O. Almog, I. Marton, Y. Pouny, A. Altman, O.S. Hoseyov, and D. Porath, "SP1 protein-based nanostructures and arrays". Nano Letters, 2008. 8(2): p. 473-477.

Borovok, N., T. Molotsky, J. Ghabboun, D. Porath, and A. Kotlyar, "Efficient procedure of preparation and properties of long uniform G4-DNA nanowires". Analytical Biochemistry, 2008. 374(1): p. 71-78.

Borovok, N., N. Iram, D. Zikich, J. Ghabboun, G.I. Livshits, D. Porath, and A.B. Kotlyar, "Assembling of G-strands into novel tetra-molecular parallel G4-DNA nanostructures using avidinbiotin recognition". Nucleic Acids Research, 2008. 36(15): p. 5050-5060.

Bardavid, Y., J. Ghabboun, D. Porath, A.B. Kotylar, and S. Yitzchaik, "Formation of polyaniline layer on DNA by electrochemical polymerization". Polymer, 2008. 49(9): p. 2217-2222.



Ullien, D., H. Cohen, and D. Porath, "The effect of the number of parallel DNA molecules on electric charge transport through 'standing DNA'". Nanotechnology, 2007. 18(42).

Ghabboun, J., M. Sowwan, H. Cohen, T. Molotsky, N. Borovok, B. Dwir, E. Kapon, A. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "Specific and efficient adsorption of phosphorothioated DNA on Au-based surfaces and electrodes". Applied Physics Letters, 2007. 91(17).

Cohen, H., T. Sapir, N. Borovok, T. Molotsky, R. Di Felice, A.B. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "Polarizability of G4-DNA observed by electrostatic force microscopy measurements". Nano Letters, 2007. 7(4): p. 981-986.

Borovok, N., T. Molotsky, J. Ghabboun, H. Cohen, D. Porath, and A. Kotlyar, "Poly(dG)-poly(dC) DNA appears shorter than poly(dA)-poly(dT) and possibly adopts an A-related conformation on a mica surface under ambient conditions". Febs Letters, 2007. 581(30): p. 5843-5846.



Shapir, E., H. Cohen, N. Borovok, A.B. Kotlyar, and D. Porath, "High-resolution STM imaging of novel poly(G)-poly) DNA molecules". Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2006. 110(9): p. 4430-4433.

Schuster, G., R. Naaman, A. Kornyshev, E. Calvo, N. Tao, C. Barbero, J. Toppari, D. Porath, T. Bjornholm, R. McCreery, F. Remacle, M. Bryce, S. Lindsay, D. Smith, H. Van der Zant, C. Rovira, D. Fermin, S. Higgins, S. Kubatkin, J. Ulstrup, S. Larsson, J. Davis, R. Nichols, M. Rampi, A. Harriman, A. Kuznetsov, Brust, and H. Van Zalinge, "General discussion". Faraday Discussions, 2006. 131: p. 393-402.

Kim, D.-H., E. Shapir, H. Jeong, D. Porath, and J. Yi, "Complex ion-distribution induced contrast reversal in STM imaging of DNA". Physical Review B, 2006. 73(23).

Gutierrez, R., S. Mohapatra, H. Cohen, D. Porath, and G. Cuniberti, "Inelastic quantum transport in a ladder model: Implications for DNA conduction and comparison to experiments on suspended DNA oligomers". Physical Review B, 2006. 74(23).

Cohen, H., C. Nogues, D. Ullien, S. Daube, R. Naaman, and D. Porath, "Electrical characterization of self-assembled single- and double-stranded DNA monolayers using conductive AFM". Faraday Discussions, 2006. 131: p. 367-376.



Shapir, E., J.Y. Yi, H. Cohen, A.B. Kotlyar, G. Cuniberti, and D. Porath, "The puzzle of contrast inversion in DNA STM imaging". Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2005. 109(30): p. 14270-14274.

Kotlyar, A.B., N. Borovok, T. Molotsky, H. Cohen, E. Shapir, and D. Porath, "Long, monomolecular guanine-based nanowires". Advanced Materials, 2005. 17(15): p. 1901-1905.

Cohen, H., C. Nogues, R. Naaman, and D. Porath, "Direct measurement of electrical transport through single DNA molecules of complex sequence". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2005. 102(33): p. 11589-11593.



Calev, Y., H. Cohen, G. Cuniberti, A. Nitzan, and D. Porath, "Tight-binding description of the STM image of molecular chains". Israel Journal of Chemistry, 2004. 44(1-3): p. 133-143.



Cuniberti, G., L. Craco, D. Porath, and C. Dekker, "Backbone-induced semiconducting behavior in short DNA wires". Physical Review B, 2002. 65(24).



Porath, D., A. Bezryadin, S. de Vries, and C. Dekker, "Direct measurement of electrical transport through DNA molecules". Nature, 2000. 403(6770): p. 635-638.



Alperson, B., I. Rubinstein, G. Hodes, D. Porath, and O. Millo, "Energy level tunneling spectroscopy and single electron charging in individual CdSe quantum dots". Applied Physics Letters, 1999. 75(12): p. 1751-1753.



Millo, O., Y. Levi, and D. Porath, "Resonant tunneling through discrete electronic levels of a C-60 molecule in the presence of charging effects". Acta Physica Polonica A, 1998. 93(2): p. 431-435.




Porath, D. and O. Millo, "Single electron tunneling and level spectroscopy of isolated C-60 molecules". Journal of Applied Physics, 1997. 81(5): p. 2241-2244.

Porath, D., Y. Levi, M. Tarabiah, and O. Millo, "Tunneling spectroscopy of isolated C-60 molecules in the presence of charging effects". Physical Review B, 1997. 56(15): p. 9829-9833.



Porath, D., O. Millo, and J.I. Gersten, "Scanning tunneling microscopy studies and computer simulations of annealing of gold films". Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 1996. 14(1): p. 30-37.



Porath, D., E. Barsadeh, M. Wolovelsky, A. Grayevsky, Y. Goldstein, and O. Millo, "ANNEALING STUDY OF GOLD-FILMS USING SCANNING-TUNNELING-MICROSCOPY". Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology a-Vacuum Surfaces and Films, 1995. 13(3): p. 1165-1170.

Barsadeh, E., Y. Goldstein, M. Wolovelsky, D. Porath, C. Zhang, H. Deng, B. Abeles, and O. Millo, "LOW-TEMPERATURE SCANNING-TUNNELING-MICROSCOPY STUDIES OF GRANULAR METAL-FILMS". Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 1995. 13(3): p. 1084-1088.



Porath, D., A. Grayevsky, N. Kaplan, D. Shaltiel, U. Yaron, and E. Walker, "OBSERVATIONS RELATED TO HYDROGEN IN POWDER AND SINGLE-CRYSTAL SAMPLES OF YBA2CU3O7-DELTA". Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 1994. 204(1-2): p. 79-82.

Porath, D., Y. Goldstein, A. Grayevsky, and O. Millo, "SCANNING-TUNNELING-MICROSCOPY STUDIES OF ANNEALING OF GOLD-FILMS". Surface Science, 1994. 321(1-2): p. 81-88.