Additional Publications

Recently published papers:

  1. Strontium Cobalt Oxide Misfit Nanotubes, L.S. Panchakarla, L. Lajaunie,⊥ A. Ramasubramaniam, R. Arenal and R. Tenne, Chem. Mater., in press.
  2. Diameter-Dependent Wetting of Tungsten Disulfide Nanotubes, O. Goldbart, S.R. Cohen, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, P. Glazyrina, H.D. Wagner, A. Enyashin and R. Tenne, Proc. US Natl. Acad. Sci. (PNAS), in press.
  3. Strain-Induced Phonon Shifts in Tungsten Disulfide Nanoplatelets and Nanotubes, F. Wang, I. Kinloch, D. Wolverson, R. Tenne, A. Zak, E. O'Connell, U. Bangert and R. Young, 2D Materials (RSC), in press.
  4. Comparative Study on the Properties of Poly(Trimethylene Terephthalate) Based Nanocomposites Containing Organic (MWCNT) and Tungsten Disulfide (INT-WS2) Nanotubes, S. Paszkiewicz, A. Szymczyk, I. Janowska, R. Jedrzejewski, A. Linares, T.A. Ezquerra, H.D. Wagner, R. Tenne and Z. Rosłaniec, Polymers for Adv. Technol., in press.
  5. Raman Spectroscopy of Intercalated and Misfit Layer Nanotubes, M. Staiger, V. Bacic, R. Gillen, G. Radovsky, K. Gartsman, R. Tenne, T. Heine, J. Maultzsch and C. Thomsen, Phys. Rev. B., DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.94.035430.
  6. Nanotubes from Oxide-Based Misfit Family: The Case of Calcium Cobalt Oxide, L.S. Panchakarla, L. Lajaunie, A. Ramasubramaniam, R. Arenal and R. Tenne, ACS Nano 10, 6248-6256 (2016).
  7. Effect  of  Tungsten  Disulphide  Nanotubes  and  Glutaric  Acid  on  the  Thermal  and Mechanical Properties of Polyvinyl Alcohol, A.K. Sonker, H.D. Wagner, R. Bajpai, R. Tenne and X.-M. Xui, Composites Science and Technology 127, 47-53 (2016).
  8. High Pressure Vibrational Properties of WS2 Nanotubes, K.R. O’Neal, J.G. Cherian, A. Zak, R. Tenne, Z. Liu and J. L. Musfeldt, NanoLett. 16, 993-999 (2016).
  9. Effects of p- and n-type Doping in Inorganic Fullerene MoS2 on the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, U. Gupta, L. Yadgarov, R. Rosentsveig, R. Tenne and C.N.R. Rao, ChemElectroChem, in press. DOI: 10.1002/celc.201600291
  10. Tubular Structures from the LnS-TaS2 (Ln=La, Ce, Nd, Ho, Er) and LaSe-TaSe2 Misfit Layered Compounds, G. Radovsky, R. Popovitz-Biro, T. Lorenz, G. Seifert, J.-O. Joswig, L. Houben, R.E. Dunin-Borkowski and R. Tenne, J. Mater. Chem. C 4, 89-98 (2016); DOI: 10.1039/c5tc02983j.
  11. Nanotube Electromechanics – Beyond Carbon: The case of WS2, R. Levi, J. Garel, D. Teich, G. Seifert, R. Tenne and E. Joselevich, ACS Nano 9, 12224-12232 (2015).
  12. Nanotube Electromechanics – Beyond Carbon: The case of WS2, R. Levi, J. Garel, D. Teich, G. Seifert, R. Tenne and E. Joselevich, ACS Nano, in press.
  13. Advanced Mg Alloy Nanocomposites Reinforced by WS2 Nanotubes, S.-J. Huang, C.-H. He, Y. Feldman and R. Tenne. J. Alloys Comp., in press.
  14. Beneficial Effect of Re-Doping in the Electrochemical HER Activity of MoS2 Fullerenes, M. Chettri, U. Gupta, L. Yadgarov, R. Rosentsveig, R. Tenne, C.N.R. Rao, Dalton Trans. 44, 16399-16404 (2015).
  15. Reinforcing Silica Aerogels with WS2 Nanotubes, A. Sedova, G. Bar, R. Ron, O. Goldbart, B. Achrai, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, V. Brumfeld, A. Zak, R. Gvishi, H.D. Wagner and R. Tenne, J. Supercritical Fluids, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.supflu.2015.07.018.
  16. Atomic Structural Studies on Thin Single-Crystalline Misfit-Layered Nanotubes of TbS-CrS2, L.S Panchakarla, L. Lajaunie, R. Tenne and R. Arenal, J. Phys. Chem C. (Festschrift in honor of K. Uosaki),  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b05811.
  17. Solar Synthesis of PbS-SnS2 Superstructure Nanoparticles, O. Brontvein, A. Albu-Yaron, M. Levy, D. Feuerman, R. Popovitz-Biro, R. Tenne, A. Enyashin and J.M. Gordon, ACS Nano 9, 7831-7388 (2015).
  18. Direct Synthesis of Palladium Catalyst on Supporting WS2 Inorganic Nanotubes and its Reactivity in Cross Coupling (Heck, Suzuki) Reactions, B. Visic, H. Cohen, R. Popovitz-Biro, R. Tenne, V.I. Sokolov, N.V. Abramova, A.G. Buyanovskaya, S.L. Dzvonkovskii and O.L. Lependina, Chem.-an Asian J., DOI: 10.1002/asia.201500271.
  19. Fullerene-Like Re-doped MoS2 Nanoparticles as an Intercalation Host with Fast Kinetics for Sodium Ion Batteries, S.-H. Woo, L. Yadgarov, R. Rosentsveig, D. Song, Y. Park, S.-Y. Hong, R. Tenne* and K.-T. Lee, Isr. J. Chem. 55, 599-603 (2015) DOI: 10.1002/ijch.201400124.
  20. Biocompatibility of Tungsten Disulfide Inorganic Nanotubes on A5 Salivary Gland Cell Line, E. Goldman, A. Zak, R. Tenne, E. Kartvelishvily, Y. Neumann, A. Palmon, A.-H. Hovav, D.J Aframian, Tissue Eng: Part A,  21, 1013-1023 (2015).
  21. Re-doped Fullerene-Like MoS2 Nanoparticles in Relationship with Soft Lubrication, A. Sedova, R. Ron, O. Goldbart, O. Elianov, L. Yadgarov, N. Kampf, R. Rosentsveig, D. Shumalinsky, L. Lobik, B. Shay, J. Moshonov, H.D. Wagner and R. Tenne, Nanomater. & Energy, doi.org/10.1680/nme.14.00020.

Invited papers:

  1. Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles and Inorganic Nanotubes, R. Tenne and A. N. Enyashin, Inorganics (Forward to the themed issue) 2, 649-651 (2014); doi:10.3390/inorganics2040649.
  2. The Role of Lead (Pb) in the High Temperature Formation of MoS2 Nanotubes, O. Brontvein, R. Tenne and A.N. Enyashin, Inorganics, special issue dedicated to “Inorganic Fullerenes and Inorganic Nanotubes”, Eds. R. Tenne, A.N. Enyashin 2, 363-375 (2014); doi:10.3390/inorganics2020363 (2014).
  3. צברים אי-אורגניים סגורים וחלולים: ננומבנים דמויי-פולרנים וננוצינוריות, R. Tenne, Igeret, Bulletin of the Isr. Acad. Sci. Humanities (2012).
  4. Stability Criteria of Fullerene-Like nanoparticles: Comparing V2O5 to Layered Metal Dichalcogenides and Dihalides, R. Levi, M. Bar-Sadan, A. Albu-Yaron, R. Popovitz-Biro, L. Houben, Y. Prior and R. Tenne, special issue of Materials, "Progress in Nanomaterials Preparation", Ed. G.R. Patzke 3, 4428-4445 (2010).PDF
  5. Inorganic Nanoparticles with Fullerene-Like Structure and Inorganic Nanotubes: From Basic Science to Applications, R. Tenne, India Nano Digest (http://www.nanodigestmag.com) 2, 14-17 (2010) (1st Anniversary Issue).
  6. Inorganic WS2 Nanotubes Revealed Atom by Atom Using Ultra High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy, M. Bar Sadan, M. Weidenbach, L. Houben, and R Tenne, Appl. Phys. A  96, 343-348 (2009). PDF
  7. Size Evolution of Mo-S Nanoclusters: the Phase Diagram of Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, Struct. Chem. (2008).
  8. Mechanical Properties of WS2 Nanotubes, I. Kaplan-Ashiri and R. Tenne, J. Cluster Sci. 18, 549-563 (2007).
  9. Stochastic Strength of Nanotubes: An Appraisal of Available Data, A.H. Barber, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, S.R. Cohen, R. Tenne & H.D. Wagner, Composite Sci. Tech. 65, 2380-2384 (2005).
  10. Mechanical Properties of WS2 Nanotubes, I. Kaplan-Ashiri and R. Tenne and D.H. Wagner, Sci. Am. (Isr.), July (2007), pp.7-8 (in Hebrew).
  11. Doping Control for Nanotubes, R. Tenne, Nature (News & Views Sec.) 431, 640-641 (2004). PDF
  12. Mechanical Properties of WS2 Nanotubes, I. Kaplan-Ashiri and R. Tenne, Chimia, 73, 7-12 (2004) (in Hebrew).
  13. Fullerene-Like WS2 Nanoparticles: Superior Lubricants for Harsh Conditions, L. Rapoport, N. Fleischer, and R. Tenne, Research News, Adv. Mater.15, 651-655 (2003).
  14. Advances in the Synthesis of Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, “Minireview” paper in Angew. Chem. Intl. Ed. 42, 5124-5132 (2003).
  15. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Materials, R. Tenne, “Concept” paper to Eur. Chem. J. 8, 5296-5304 (2002).
  16. Bundels and Foils of WS2 Nanotubes, R. Rosentsveig, A. Margolin, Y. Feldman, R. Popovitz-Biro and R. Tenne, Appl. Phys. A 74, 367-369 (2002).
  17. Fullerene-Like Materials and Nanotubes from Inorganic Compounds with a Layered (2-D) Structure, R. Tenne, Colloids and Surfaces 208, 83-92 (2002).
  18. Inorganic Fullerne-Like Materials and Nanotubes, R. Tenne, Chem. Isr. 1, 5 (1999).
  19. Growth of Crystalline WSe2 and WS2 Films on Amorphous Substrate by Reactive (van der Waals) Rheotaxy, T. Tsirlina, S.R. Cohen, H. Cohen, L. Sapir, M. Peisach, R. Tenne*, A. Matthaeus, S. Tiefenbacher, W. Jaegermann, E.A. Ponomarev, and C. Lévy-Clément, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, an issue in memory of Prof. M. Koltun, 44, 457-470 (1996).
  20. Inorganic Fullerenes, R. Tenne and L. Margulis, The Isr.Chemist 14, 60 (1995).
  21. Fullerene-Like Nanocrystals of Tungsten Disulphide, R. Tenne, L. Margulis, and G. Hodes, Research News in Adv. Mater. 5, 386-388 (1993).

Invited chapters in books:

  1. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene–Like Nanoparticles from Layered (2D) Compounds, L. Yadgarov, R. Popovitz-Biro and R. Tenne, Handbook of Solid State Chemistry, Eds.  A. Stein, R. Dronskowski, S. Kikkawa, Wiley-VCH (2016), submitted.
  2. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles at the Crossroad between Materials Science and Nanotechnology and their Applications with Regard to Sustainability, L.S. Panchakarla and R. Tenne, Nanotechnology for Energy Sustainability, Eds. M. Van de Voorde, B. Raj and Y. Mahajan, Wiley-VCH ISBN: 978-3-527-34014-9 (2016).
  3. “Inorganic fullerene-like nanoparticles and nanotubes: tribological, mechanical and optical properties”, B. Vicic and R. Tenne in “Beyond Graphene, New Layered Nanomaterials: Theory, Experiment and Applications”, Eds. H.&M. Terrones and F. Lopez-Urias, Wiley-VCH (2015).
  4. a. “Mechanical properties of WS2/MoS2 nanotubes, Ifat Kaplan-Ashiri, H. Daniel Wagner and Reshef Tenne”,  Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Eds. J.A. Schwarz, C. Contescu, and Dr. K. Putyera Scwartz, Marcel Dekker, New York, 2nd Edition pp. 1617-1626 (2009); http://www.informaworld.com/10.1081/E-ENN2-120042075; b. “Inorganic Sulfide Nanotubes: Mechanical Behavior”, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, H.D. Wagner, G. Seifert and R. Tenne, In Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Ed. S.E. Lyshevski, 3rd Edition. CRC Press: New York, pp. 1911-1920 (2014).
  5. “Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles: From the Lab to Applications”, R. Tenne, in “Technological Innovations in Sensing and Detection of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Threats and Ecological Terrorism”, Ed. Ashok Vaseashta (2013).
  6. “Nanoparticle Coating of Orthodontic Appliances for Friction Reduction”, M. Redlich and R. Tenne in Nanobiomaterials in Clinical Dentistry. Eds. Karthikeyan Subramani, Waqar Ahmed, James K. Hartsfield Jr., Ch. 13 pp. 259-279. Elsevier (2013).
  7. “Metallic Films with Fullerene-Like WS2 (MoS2) Nanoparticles: Self-Lubricating Coatings with Potential Applications”, O. Eidelman , H. Friedman , and R. Tenne, in Technological Innovations in Sensing and Detection of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Threats and Ecological Terrorism, Ch. 6, Ed. Ashok Vaseashta, SPi Content Solutions – SPi Global, ISBN 978-94-007--2487-7 (2012).
  8. “Tying Synthesis with Properties Through Structure: Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles” (“Compound Crystals” (Ch. 16), R. Levi, M. Bar-Sadan and R. Tenne, Springer Nanomaterials Handbook, Ed. R. Vajtai, Springer Verlag, New York (2012); ISBN: 978-3-642-20594-1 (Print) 978-3-642-20595-8 (Online); DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-20595-8_16.
  9. "Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Structures-From Synthesis to Application", M. Bar-Sadan and R. Tenne, in Inorganic Nanoparticles New Frontiers of Research: Synthesis, Applications and Prospectives, C. Altevialla and E. Ciliberto, Eds., CRC Press (Taylor&Francis) (2010).
  10. “Inorganic nanotubes and fullerene-like nanoparticles”, R. Tenne, Bottom-up Nanofabrication: Supramolecules, Self Assemblies, and Organized Films, Eds.  K. Ariga and H.S. Nalwa, 1, 265-295, American Scientific Publishers (www.aspbs.com) (2009).
  11. “Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Structures (IF)”,R. Tenne, M. Remskar, A. Enayshin and G. Seifert, in Carbon Nanotubes, Topics in Appl. Phys., an Update, A. Jorio, G.Dresselhaus, M. S. Dresselhaus (Eds.), Springer, NY, 111,631–671 (2008).
  12. “Inorganic Nanotubes Materials (update)”, Ms. 2122, Encyclopedia Mater., Sci. Tech., Eds. Buschow, M. Flemings, R. Cahn, P. Veyssière, E. Kramer, S. Mahajan, Amsterdam, Elsevier Ltd. Available online at: www.sciencedirect.com. doi:10.1016/B0-08-043152-6/00722-1 (2006).
  13. “Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Materials of Metal Dichalcogenide and Related Layered Compounds”, R. Tenne, Nanomaterials Handbook, Ed. Y. Gogotsi, pp. 317-338, CRC Press/Taylor&Francis, Boca Raton (2006).
  14. “Inorganic Nanotubes and Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanomaterials”, R. Tenne, Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Eds. J.A. Schwarz, C. Contescu, and Dr. K. Putyera Scwartz, Marcel Dekker, pp. 1447-1455, New York(2004).
  15. “Inorganic Nanotubes”, C.N.R. Rao and R. Tenne, Eds. M. Terrones and H. Terrones, in Nanotechnology of Carbonand Related Materials, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences (The Royal Society, London), 362, 2099-2125 (2004).
  16. “Inorganic Nanoparticles with Fullerene-Like Structure and Inorganic Nanotubes”, R. Tenne and R. Popovitz-Biro, Electron Microscopy of Nanotubes, Ed. Z.L. Wang and C. Hui,Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, (2003), pp.251-271.
  17. “Inorganic Fullerene-Like Structures and Inorganic Nanotubes from 2-D Layered Compounds”, R. Tenne, The Chemistry of Nanostructured Materials, Ed. P. Yang, World Scientific Pub, Singapore (2003), pp. 147-182.
  18. “Inorganic Nanoparticles with Fullerene-Like Structure and Nanotubes; Some Electrochemical and Photoelectrochemical Aspects”, R. Tenne, Encyclopedia of Electrochemistry, Vol 6: Semiconductor Electrodes and Photoelectrochemistry, Eds. Bard and Stratmann; Vol. Ed. S. Licht, Wiley-VCH, pp. 238-281 (2002).
  19. “Inorganic Nanoclusters with Fullerene-Like Structure and Nanaotubes”, R. Tenne, in Progress in Inorganic Chemistry, Ed. Kenneth D. Karlin, John Wiley&Sons, 50, 269-315 (2001).
  20. “Inorganic Nanotube Materials”, Encyclopedia Mater., Sci. Tech., Eds. K.H.J. Buschow, R.W. Cahn, M.C. Flemings, B. Ilschner, E.J. Kramer, S. Mahajan, Subj. Ed. P. Day, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 5, 4108-4110 (2001).
  21. “Nanotubes from Inorganic Materials”, R. Tenne and A. Zettl, in Carbon Nanotubes, Topics in Appl. Phys., 80, 81-112 (2000), Eds. M.S. Dresselhaus and P. Avouris, Springer Verlag.
  22. "New Materials for Photochemical and Photoelectrochemical Systems", in Photochemical and Photoelectrochemical Approaches, Vol.4, Eds. M.D. Archer and A.J. Nozik, Imperial College Press (1999).
  23. "Inorganic Fullerene-like Structures from 2-D Compounds", R. Tenne, M. Homyonfer and Y. Feldman, Adv. Metal Semiconductor Clusters, Ed. Michael A. Duncan, JAI Press, Inc., 4, 227 (1998).
  24. "Solar  Energy", a chapter co-authored with I. Dostrovsky and A. Yogev, in the Encyclopedia of Applied Physics, Published by the American Institute of Physics and VCH, 18, 363 (1997).
  25. "Influence of Photoelectrochemical Etching on Electronic Properties of Semiconductors", Semiconductor Micromachining, Vol.1: Fundamental Electrochemistry and Physics, Ch. 4, Eds. S.A. Campbell and H.-J. Lewerenz, John Wiley&Sons, Ltd. (1998), pp. 139-175.
  26. "Inorganic Fullerenes from 2-D Layered Compounds", Cluster Assembled Solides, Ed. K. Sattler, in Materials Science Forum Vol. 232, Trans Tech Publications Ltd (1996), pp. 275-294.
  27. “Modification by Photoelectrochemistry of Surface Properties of Layered Compounds". C. Lévy-Clément and R. Tenne, in Photoelectrochemistry and Photovoltaics of Layered Semiconductors, Ed. A. Aruchamy, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht (1992).

Invited review articles:

  1. Carbon and Tungsten Disulfide Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanostructures in Thermoset Adhesives, G. Otorgust, A. Sedova, H. Dodiuk, S. Kenig and R. Tenne, Rev. Adhesion Adhesives 3, 311-363 (2015). DOI: 10.7569/RAA.2015.097308; Scrivener Publishing LLC.
  2. On the Mechanical Properties of Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles – in-situ Electron Microscopy Measurements, I. Kaplan-Ashiri and R. Tenne, The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society  (JOM), DOI: 10.1007/s11837-015-1659-2.
  3. Recent Advances in the Research of Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, special issue edited by C.M.L. Lieber and H. Dong, Frontiers of Physics 9, 370-377 (2014). DOI 10.1007/s11467-013-0326-8.
  4. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles:Synthesis, Mechanical-Properties and Applications, R. Tenne, R. Rosentsveig and A. Zak, Phys. Stat. Solidi A 210, 2253-2258 (2013); With coverpage.
  5. Medical Applications of Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, A.R. Adini, M. Redlich and R. Tenne, J. Mater. Chem. 21, 15121-15131 (2011).
  6. Synthesis of Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanostructures by Concentrated Solar and Artificial Light, M. Levy, A. Albu-Yaron, R. Tenne, D. Feuermann, E.A. Katz, D. Babai and J.M. Gordon, Isr. J. Chem. 50, 417-425 (2010). PDF
  7. Recent Progress in the Research of Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles and Inorganic Nanotubes, R. Tenne and M. Redlich, Chem. Soc. Rev. (RSC) 39, 1423-1434 (2010). PDF
  8. One- and Two-Dimensional Inorganic Crystals using WS2 Nanotubes as Template, S.Y. Hong, R. Kreizman, R. Rosentsveig, A. Zak, J. Sloan, A.N. Enyashin, G. Seifert, M.L.H.Green, R. Tenne, Special Issue of Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 27, 4233-4243 Ed. C.N.R. Rao (2010). PDF
  9. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Structures, R. Tenne and G. Seifert, Ann. Rev. Mater. Res. 39, 387-413 (2009).
  10. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Materials, R. Tenne, Nature Nanotechnology 1, 103-111 (2006); Included in a collection of review articles, 'Nanoscience and Technology: A Collection of Reviews from Nature Journals', World Scientific (2009).
  11. Polymer-Assisted Fabrication of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites, B.A. Rozenberg and R. Tenne, Prog. Polymer Sci. 33, 40-112 (2008).
  12. Gas-Phase Synthesis of Inorganic Fullerene-Like Structures and Inorganic Nanotubes, F. L. Deepak and R. Tenne, Central Eur. Chem. J.  6, 373-389 (2008).
  13. Intercalation of Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-LikeNanoparticles, F. Kopnov and R. Tenne, Digest J. Nanomater. Biostruct. 3, 123-134 (2008).
  14. Inorganic Fullerenes and Nanotubes: Wealth of Materials and Morphologies in, M. Bar-Sadan, I. Kaplan-Ashiri and R. Tenne, Eur. J. Phys., Special Topics: Nanotechnology 149, 71-101 (2007).
  15. The Mechanical Properties of WS2 Nanotubes, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, R. Tenne, and H.D. Wagner, Sci. Am. (in Hebrew, 2007).
  16. Fullerenes Fight Friction, Giant Inorganic Molecules Give Exceptional Performance as Dry Lubricants, M. Genut, N.A. Fleischer, A. Zak, L. Rapoport and R. Tenne, Europ. Coating Journal, Euro. Coatings Conf., “Smart Coatings V”, pp.22-27, Berlin/Germany, May (2006).
  17. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, J. Mater. Res. (focused issue on “Nanotubes and Nanowires”, 21, 2726-2743 (2006).
  18. Applications of WS2 (MoS2) Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles for Solid Lubrication and for Structural Nanocomposites, L. Rapoport, N. Fleischer and R. Tenne, J. Mater. Chem. 15, 1782-1788 (2005).
  19. Advances in the Synthesis of Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, Angew. Chem. Intl. Ed. 42, 5124-5132 (2003).
  20. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-like Nanoparticles from Layered Componds, Interface (Bulletin of the Electrochmical Society), 12, 17-18 (2003).
  21. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Materials, R. Tenne, Science Spectra 23, 34-44 (2000).
  22. Diamond Electrodes, R. Tenne and C. Lévy-Clément, Isr. J. Chem. issue dedicated to Diamond Films”, Eds. D. Shechtman and S. Rotter, 38, 57 (1998).
  23. Nanoparticles of Layered Compounds with Hollow Cage Structures (Inorganic Fullerene-Like Structures) R. Tenne, Y. Feldman, and M. Homyonfer, Chem. Mater., 10, 3225-3238 (1998).
  24. Crystallization Inside Fullerene Related Structures, J. Sloan, J. Cook, M.L.H. Green, J.L. Hutchison, and R. Tenne, J. Mater. Chem., 7, 1089-1095 (1997).
  25. Fullerene-like Structures and Nanotubes from InorganicCompounds, R. Tenne, Endeavour  97-104 (1996).
  26. Doped and Heteroatom-Containing Fullerene-like Structures and Nanotubes, R. Tenne, Adv. Mater. 7, 965-995 (1995).

Review articles:

  1. The Importance of Solution Kinetics in PhotoelectrochemicalPhenomena, J. Manassen, D. Cahen, G. Hodes, R. Tenne and S. Licht, in: “Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Photocatalysis, ”Pelizzetti and N. Serpone, eds., Dordrecht Reidel, pp. 335-241 (1987).
  2. Stability of Cd-Chalcogenide Based Photoelectrochemical Cells, D. Cahen, G. Hodes, J. Manassen and R. Tenne, in: “Photoeffects at Semiconductor-Electrolyte Interfaces,” A. Nozik, ed.,ACS Series, 146, 369 (1981).

Proceedings (refereed):

  1. Synthesis of WS2 Nanotubes, S.-J. Huang, C.-W. Tsao, W.-C. Wang, B. Visic and R. Tenne, The 40th Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, CTAM2016, Hsinchu, Taiwan, November (2016).
  2. Can Inorganic Nanotubes Replace Carbon Nanotubes in Polymer Nanocomposites?" S. Kenig, H. Dodiuk and R. Tenne, Preprints PPS (polymer processing Society), Lyon, France (June 2016).
  3. Electrical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes/WS2 Nanotubes (Nanoparticles) Hybrid Films, V.K. Ksenevich, N.I. Gorbachuk, H. Viet, M.V. Shuba, P.P. Kuzhir, S.A. Maksimenko, A.G. Paddubskaya, G. Valusis, A.D. Wieck, A. Zak and R. Tenne, 12th Biennial Intl. Conf. Advanced Carbon Nanostructures (ACNS’2015), St. Petersburg, July 2015. NANOSYSTEMS: PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY, MATHEMATICS 7 (1), 37–43 (2016).
  4. Optical Properties of Multilayer Films of Nanocomposites Based on WS2 Nanotubes Decorated with Gold Nanoparticles, A.Yu. Polyakov, A.V. Nesterov, A.E. Goldt, V. Zubyuk, T. Dolgova, L. Yadgarov, B. Vicic, A.A. Fedyaniv, R. Tenne and E.A. Goodilin, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 643, 012046 (2015); doi:10.1088/1742-6596/643/1/012046.
  5. Impedance Characterization of SWCNT/WS2-NT Hybrid Films, V.K. Ksenevich, N.I. Gorbachuk, Н. Viet, A. Paddubskaya, A. Zak and R. Tenne, Nanomeeting- Phys. Chem. and Application, May, Minsk (2015).
  6. Nanoinduced Morphology and Enhanced Properties of Epoxy Containing Inorganic Fullerenes, M. Shneider, H. Dodiuk,  R. Tenne and S. Kenig, Proc. 29th meeting Polymer Process. Soc.-PPS-29, Nuremberg, July (2013).
  7. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles: From the Lab to Applications, Proc. of the NATO-ASI meeting, Yerevan, October (2012), A. Vaseashta et al. (eds.).
  8. Metallic Films with Fullerene-Like WS2 (MoS2) Nanoparticles: Self-Lubricating Coatings with Potential Applications, O. Eidelman, H. Friedman and R. Tenne, Proc. of the NATO-ASI meeting, Chisinau, July (2010), A. Vaseashta et al. (eds.), Technological Innovations in Sensing and Detection of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Threats and Ecological Terrorism, NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-2488-4_6, © Springer Science+Business Media B.V. (2012).
  9. Medical Applications of Self-Lubricating Coatings with Fullerene-Like (IF) WS2 Nanoparticles, M. Redlich, A. Katz, G. Naveh, A.R. Adini, A. Gorodnev, L. Rapoport, A. Moshkovith, R. Rosentsveig and R. Tenne, 17th Intl. Workshop Tribology, Stuttgart, January (2010).
  10. Scaling-Up of the WS2 Nanotubes Synthesis, A. Zak, L. Sallacan-Ecker, A. Margolin,  Y. Feldman, R. Popovitz-Biro, A. Albu-Yaron, M. Genut and R. Tenne, IWFAC 2009, 9th Biennial International Workshop Fullerenes and Atomic Clusters, St. Petersburg, July (2009).
  11. Fullerene-Like MoS2 Nanoparticles and Their Tribological Behavior, R. Rosentsveig, A. Gorodnev, N. Feuerstein, H.Friedman, A. Zak, N. Fleischer, J. Tannous, F. Dassenoy and R. Tenne, Proc. Vien Nano09, Vienna, March (2009).
  12. Large Scale Synthesis of WS2 Nanotubes as Building Block for New Nanocomposites, A. Zak, L. Sallacan-Ecker, A. Margolin, M. Genut, R. Tenne, Proc. 6th Int'l. Conf. Cond. Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Tech., Dublin, June (2009).
  13. X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Tribology Studies of Annealed Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, F. Kopnov, R. Tenne, B. Späth, W. Jägermann, H. Cohen, Y. Feldman, A. Zak, A. Moshkovith, and L. Rapoport, in the Proc. of NATO Advanced Study Institute, Functionalized Nanoscale Materials, Devices, and Systems, Sinaia, Romania (2007).
  14. Fullerenes Fight Friction, Giant Inorganic Molecules Give Exceptional Performance as Dry Lubricants, M. Genut, N.A. Fleischer, A. Zak, L. Rapoport, R. Tenne, ECJ - European Coatings Conf. "Smart Coatings V", Berlin, May (2006).
  15. Electric Transport Properties and H-1 NMR Study of the Fullerene-Like WS2 Nanoparticles,  F. Kopnov, G. Leitus, A.Yoffe, I. Feldman, A.M. Panich and R. Tenne, Phys. Stat. Solid. B, 243, 3290-3296 (2006).
  16. Direct Tensile Tests of Individual WS2 Nanotubes, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, S.R. Cohen, K. Gartsman, R. Rosentsveig, V. Ivanovskaya, T. Heine, G. Seifert, H.D. Wagner, and R. Tenne, Mater. Sci. Forrum., 475-479, 4097-4102 (2005); The 5th Pacific Rim Intl. Conf. Adv. Mater. Process. Beijing, November (2004).
  17. Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles as New Lubricant Additives: a Drug Delivery Mechanism, L. Joly-Pottuz, J.M. Martin, F. Dassenoy, C. Schuffenhauer, R. Tenne, and N.Fleischer, 3rd World tribology Congress, Washington, September (2005).
  18. Micro Raman Investigation of WS2 Nanotubes, K. Gartsman, I, Kaplan-Ashiri, R. Tenne, P. Rafailov, and C. Thomsen, Kirchberg Winterschool on Electronic Properties of NovelMaterials-Molecular Nanostructures, Kirchberg, March (2005).
  19. Mechanical Properties of Individual WS2 Nanotubes, I. Kaplan-Ashiri, S.R. Cohen, K. Gartsman, R. Rosentsveig, V.Ivanovskaya, T. Heine, G. Seifert, H.D. Wagner, and R. Tenne, Kirchberg Winterschool on Electronic Properties of Novel Materials-Molecular Nanostructures, Kirchberg, April (2004).
  20. Attachment of Single Multiwall WS2 Nanotubes and Single WO3-x Nanowhiskers to a Probe, I. Ashiri, K. Gartsman, S.R. Cohen, R. Tenne, Kirchberg Winterschool on Electronic Properties of Novel Materials-Molecular Nanostructures, Kirchberg, April (2003).
  21. Mechanisms of Ultra-Low Friction by Hollow Inorganic Fullerene-Like MoS2 Nanoparticles, L. Cizaire, B. Vacher, T. Le Monge, J.M. Martin, L. Rapoport, A. Margolin and R. Tenne, Intl. Conf. of Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICFTC), San Diego, April (2002).
  22. Modification of Contact Surfaces by Fullerene-Like Solid Lubricant Nanoparticles, L. Rapoport, V. Leshchinscky, Yu. Volovik, M. Lvovsky, O. Nepomnyashchy, R. Popovitz-Biro, and R. Tenne, Intl. Conf. of Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICFTC), San Diego, April (2002).
  23. Tribological Applications of Fullerene-Like WS2 Nanoparticles, L. Rapoport, V. Leshchinsky, I. Lapsker*, Yu Volovik, O. Nepomnyashchy, M. Lvovsky, R. Popovitz-Biro+ and R. Tenne, International Joint Tribology Conference (ASME/STLE), Cancum, Mexico, October (2002).
  24. Nanoparticles of CdCl2 with Closed Cage Structure, R. Popovitz-Biro, A. Twersky, Y. Rosenfeld Hachoen and R. Tenne, Proceedings of the Kirchberg Winterschool on Electronic Properties of Novel Materials-Molecular Nanostructures (2000), AIP Conference Proc. 544, 441-446.
  25. Stability of Hollow Nanoparticles of WS2 under Friction and Wear, L. Rapoport, Y. Feldman, H. Coehn, M. Lvovsky, Yu. Volovik, and R. Tenne, Tribology Conf., Leeds (1999).
  26. The Effect of Hollow Nanoparticles of WS2 on Friction and Wear, L. Rapoport, Y. Feldman, M. Homyonfer, H. Cohen, S.R. Cohen, R. Tenne, Proc. 25th Leeds-Lyon Symp.Tribology, Lyon, September (1998). Published in: Lubrication atthe Frontier, Ed. D. Dowson et al., Elsevier Science B.V. pp. 567-573 (1999).
  27. Encapsulation and Crystallization Behavior Inside Carbon Nanotubes and Other Fullerene-Related Structures, J. Sloan, M.L.H. Green, J.L. Hutchison, and R. Tenne, Fullerenes: Chemistry, Physics and New Directions, 19st Meeting Electrochem. Soc., Montreal, Canada, May (1997).
  28. Inorganic Fullerene-Like MS2 (M=Mo,W) Structures: Synthesis, Reaction mechanism and Characterization, G.L. Frey, Y. Feldman, M. Homyonfer, V. Lakhovitskaya, G. Hodes,and R. Tenne,11th International Winter School on ElectonicProperties of Novel materials, Kirchberg, March (1996).
  29. Preparation of Nested Fullerenes and Nanotubes Molybdenum Disulfide, Y. Feldman, L. Margulis, M. Homyonfer, and R. Tenne, High Temperature Materials and Processes, 15,165 (1996).
  30. Efficient Reduction of Nitrite and Nitrate to Ammonia Using B-Doped Diamond Electrodes, Wide bandgap electronic materials, C. Reuben, E. Galun, R. Tenne, R. Kalish, Y. Muraki, K. Hashimoto, A. Fujishima, J.E. Butler, and C. Lévy-Clément, NATO ASI Series, 3. High Technology, Eds. M. A. Prelas, P. Gielisse, G. Popovici, B.V. Spitsyn, and T. Stacy, 1, 137 (1995).
  31. Preparation of MoS2 Thin Films, E.A. Ponomarev, D. Lahellec, A. Katty, M. Neumann-Spallart, G. Hodes, R. Tenne, and C. Lévy-Clément, 13th European Photovolatic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Nice, October (1995).
  32. Oriented WSe2 Thin Films for Photovoltaic Application Prepared by van der Waals Rheotaxy, E. Galun, T. Tsirlina, H. Cohen, L. Margulis, G. Hodes, R. Tenne, A. Matthäus, S. Tiefenbacher, C. Koelzow, M. Kunst, K. Ellmer, and W. Jaegermann,13th European Photovolatic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Nice, October (1995).
  33. Transmission Electron Microscopy of Nested Fullerenesand Nanotubes in Tungsten and Molybdenum Disulfides. L.Margulis, J. L. Hutchison, and R. Tenne, 8th World Ceramics Congress and Forum on New Materials, Florence, June (1994). Published in Advances in science and Technology, 4,301 (1995).
  34. Inorganic fullerenes of MX2 (M=W,Mo;X=S,Se). R. Tenne, L. Margulis, Y. Feldman and M. Homyonfer, Proc. of the Symposium on Fullerenes, Materials Research Society, Fall Meeting, Boston, December (1994), Vol.359.
  35. Shallow Donor States Removal by Photoelectrochemical Etching of  Cd(Se,Te). R. Tenne,"Proceeding of the Symposium on Electrochemical Microfabrication", Electrochemical Society Series, Vol. 92-3, pp.164-172, Phonix, October (1992).
  36. EBIC Studies of WSe2 "Mixed" Surfaces. L. Margulis, D. Mahalu, E. Watkins, and R. Tenne, Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser. 117, Sec.10, 767 (1991).
  37. Microstructure of Various MoS2 Thin Films Prepared by Electrochemical Deposition and Annealing, Albu-Yaron, A. Katty, S. Bastide, R.Tenne and C. Levy-Clement, submitted.
  38. Selective Electrochemical Etching of p-CuInSe2. G. Dagan, R. Tenne, S. Endo and D. Cahen. Ternary and Multinary Compounds, S.K. Deb and A. Zunger, eds., Pittsburgh, Materials Research Society, pp. 133-138 (1987).
  39. Adsorption of Atomic Hydrogen on LiF Surfaces. V. Duval, M. Shapiro, Y. Zeiri and R. Tenne. Dynamics on Surfaces, B. Pullman  et al. (eds.), Reidel Publishing Co. (1984).
  40. Characterization and Optimization of Polysulfide-Based Photoelectrochemical Cells Using Operational Parameters Derived by Optical and Electrochemical Methods. Y. Mirovsky, R. Tenne, J. Manassen, G. Hodes, N. Müller  and D. Cahen. Ibid.  83, 517 (1982).
  41. Charge Transfer Across Cd-Chalcogenide/Aqueous Polysulfide Interface Under Illumination and in the Dark. R. Tenne, Y. Mirovsky, B. Vainas, N. Müller, D. Lando, H. Flaisher, G. Hodes, D. Cahen and J. Manassen. in “Photoelectrochemistry: Fundamental Processes and Measurement Techniques,” ed. W.L. Wallace, A.J. Nozik, S.K. Deb and R.H. Wilson, Electrochem. Soc. Ser. 83, 172 (1982).

Submitted papers:

  1. Chiral Superconductivity in WS2 nanotube, F. Qin, W. Shi, T. Ideue, M. Yoshida, A. Zak, R. Tenne, T. Kikitsu, D. Inoue, D. Hashizume, and Y. Iwasa.
  2. Torsional Resonators Based on Inorganic Nanotubes, Y. Divon, R. Levi, J. Garel, D. Golberg, R. Tenne, A. Ya’akobovitz and E. Joselevich.
  3. Dielectric and Electrical Properties of WS2 Nanotubes/Epoxy Composites and their Use for Stress Monitoring in Structures, A. Sedova, S. Khodorov, D. Ehre, B. Achrai, H.D. Wagner, I. Lubomirsky, R. Tenne, H. Dodiuk and S. Kenig.
  4. Synthesis and Characterization of Pb@GaS Core-Shell Fullerene-Like nanoparticles and Nanotubes, O. Brontvein, L. Houben, R. Popovitz-Biro, M. Levy, D. Feuermann, R. Tenne and J.M. Gordon.
  5. Synthesis of the FeWO4 Nanoparticles Using WS2 Nanotubes, A. Sedova, G. Leitus, Y. Feldman, T. Bendikov, S. Khodorov, H. Dodiuk, S. Kenig and R. Tenne.
  6. Structure and Stability of GaS Fullerenes and Nanotubes, A.N. Enyashin, O. Brontvein and R. Tenne.
  7. Unique Optical Properties of WS2 Nanotubes, L. Yadgarov, B. Visic, R. Tenne, A. Polyakov, R. Levi, T.V. Dolgova, V. V. Zubyuk, U. Arieli, A.A. Fedyanin, E.A. Goodilin, R. Tenne and D. Oron.
  8. Polyurethane Nanocomposite-Adhesives Based on WS2 and Carbon Nanotubes, G. Otorgust, H. Dodiuk, S. Kenig and R. Tenne.

Major write-up articles on my work:

  1. Physics Today, March 2014; Vol. 67, p. 22 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/PT.3.2273.
  2. In “Nano Focus”, C.-J. Liu, U. Burghaus, F. Besenbacher and Z.L. Wang, Eds. Preparation and Characterization of Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy Production,  ACS Nano 4, 5517, 2010). PDF
  3. Physics Today, The Amer. Phys. Soc. monthly Bulletin, November 2010, p. 34.
  4. Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reshef_Tenne; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inorganic_nanotube
  5. Atomic Resolution, Nature Materials, 7, 169 (2008).  http://www.nature.com/nmat/journal/v7/n3/pdf/nmat2139.pdf
  6. Sizing Up Nano-MoS2 Properties, Chem. & Eng. News, 22.1.07 issue, 5, 36 (2007).http://pubs.acs.org/isubscribe/journals/cen/85/i04/html/8504scicon.html#3
  7. Report on the MRS Fall meeting, MRS Bulletin, 32 (3), 273 (2007).http://www.mrs.org/s_mrs/bin.aspCID=8659&DID=193268&DOC=FILE.PDF&action=...
  8. Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerenes, Chemistry, A quaterly magazine of the ACS, September (2006). http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=Chemistry\chemfa06\chem_feat_nanotubes.html
  9. Inorganic Nanotubes, Chem.& Eng. News, The coverstoryof the 29.8.05 issue, 85, pp. 30-33 (2005).http://pubs.acs.org/cen/coverstory/83/8335inorganic.html
  10. Reshef Tenne named 2005 MRS Medalist for Inorganic Fullerenes, MRS Bulletin, 30, 750 (2005).
  11. Tribochemistry, Chem.&  Eng. News, 24.10.05 issue, p.56. http://pubs.acs.org/isubscribe/journals/cen/83/i43/html/8343sci1.html
  12. Inorganic Fullerenes, Onions, and Tubes, Andrew P.E.York, J. Chem. Edu., 81, 673-676(2004). http://jchemed.chem.wisc.edu/Journal/Issues/2004/May/abs673.html
  13. Science and Technology: Pipe dreams; Nanotechnology, The Economist (London), 369 (iss. 8347-25.10.03) 98. http://www.economist.com/science/displaystory.cfm?story_id=E1_NTVVPQP
  14. Inorganic Onions, A.P.E. York, Chem. Britain (now Chem. World), 36, 40-41 (2000).
  15. Nickel Chloride Forms Cages and Nanotubes, Chem.& Eng. News 5.10.98, p. 41 (1998). http://pubs.acs.org/cgi-bin/bottomframe.cgi?7640scicon
  16. NiCl2 Molecular Magnets Form as Fullerenes and Nanotubes, MRS Bulletin, December 1998, p.6.
  17. Odds Are Good for Bucky Magnets, New Scientist 26.9.98, p. 17 (1998). http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg15921533.200-flying-start.html
  18. Physics News in 1997 an addendum to APS News, Januray 1998 issue of the American Physcial Sociey bulletin summarizing the main achievements in physics for the year 1997, p.8 (1998).
  19. Hollow nanoparticles excel in lubrication, Chem.&Eng. News 23.6.97, p. 9 (1997).
  20. Hollow Nanoparticle Lubricants, Physics Today, September 1997, p. 9 (1997).
  21. Carbon Nanotubes, Physics Today, June 1996, p. 32 (1996).
  22. Faux Fullerenes, Scientific American, p. 24, February (1993).
  23. Fullerenes Broaden Scientists’ View of Molecular Structure, Chem.& Eng. News 4.1.93, p. 29 (1993)
  24. Inorganic Material has Structure Similar to C60, Chem.& Eng. News 7.12.92, p. 23 (1992).

Textbooks making reference to my work:

  1. Theoretical Modeling of Inorganic Nanostructures, Symmetry and ab-initio Calculations of Nanolayers, Nanotubes and Nanowires, R.A. Evaretsov, Springer; in the series Nanoscience and Technology,Vol. 76, Ch. 9- Sulfides (2015); ISBN 978-3-662-44580-8; DOI 10.1007/978-3-662-44581-5.
  2. Metal Chalcogenide Nanostructures for Renewable Energy Applications, Ed A. Qurashi, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781119008934 (2014).
  3. Nanowerkstoffe für Einsteiger, D. Vollath, ISBN 978-3-527-33458-2 - Wiley-VCH, Weinheim (2014).
  4. Nanoparticles-Nanocomposites-Nanomaterials, an Introduction for Beginners, D. Vollath, Wiley-VCH (2013).
  5. Nanomaterials-An Introduction to Synthesis, Properties and Application. D. Vollath, WILEY-VCH (2008), Weinheim; pp. 300-304. 2nd Edition (2013).
  6. Clay Mineral Nanotubes: Stability, Structure and Properties (Ch. 1) in Stoichiometry and Materials Science - When Numbers Matter, H.A. Duarte, M.P. Lourenço, T.Heine and L. Guimarães. Dr. A. Innocenti (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-0512-1, InTech, (2012). Available from: http://www.intechopen.com/books/stoichiometry-and-materials-science-when-numbers-matter/clay-mineral-nanotubes-stability-structure-and-properties-
  7. Nanotubes and Nanowires, by CNR. C.N.R. Rao & A. Govindaraj, RSC Publications, (2011). Ch. 2, pp. 243-342. DOI10.1039/9781849732840-00243
  8. Inorganic and Metallic Nanotubular Materials, Ed. T. Kijima, Topics in Applied Physics 117, Springer (2010). DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-03622-4.
  9. Nanoscience and NanotechnologyA Collection of Reviews from Nature Journals, World Scientific (2009).
  10. Nanotechnology - ABC book, Ed. Yu.D. Tretyakov, Publishing house: FIZMATLIT, Moscow (2008). ISBN: 978-5-9221-0901-7.
  11. Physics-text-book for elementary schools, Czech publishing house Fraus (2007).
  12. Inorganic Nanotubes, Chapter in the book Nanotubes and Nanowires, C.N.R. Rao (2006).
  13. Micromechanism, Grolier Online encyclopedia (www.go.grolier.com) (2003).

Patents:

  1. Electromechanical Devices Based on Metal-Chalcogenide Nanotubes, Y. Divon, R. Levi, A. Yaakobovitz, E. Joselevich and R. Tenne, submitted to “Yeda” for evaluation (20.6.16).
  2. Particles Coated by Inorganic Layered Compounds, A. (Lutin) Lavie and R. Tenne, US provisional # 62/312,486   Yeda's ref: 2016-019  (24.3.16).
  3. Metal Alloy Composites, R. Tenne, S.-J. Huang and C.-H. Ho; US-No. 62/169,094 (1.6.15) and TW Application no. 104143509, filed 24/12/2015; PCT/IL2016/050563 (1.6.2016).
  4. Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles and Inorganic Nanotubes as Host Electrode Materials for Sodium/Magnesium Ion Batteries, CIP of WO 2014/203251 A1 (No. 28 in my list), US 14/973,152 (17.12.15).
  5. Attenuation of Encrustation of Urological Medical Devices Using Coatings of Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, R. Ron, D. Zbaida, I. Kafka and I. Leibovitch. Appl. No. 61/923,841; 6.1.14. PCT No. 2322977. Published as WO 2015/102006 (9.7.15).
  6. Inorganic Nanomaterials, R. Tenne and L.S. Panchakarla and G. Radovsky, US Appl. No. 61989859 (EFS ID- 18970696) 7.5.14. Abandoned.
  7. Processes for Obtaining Inorganic Nanostructures Made of Oxides or Chalcogenides of Two Metals, R. Tenne, O. Brontvein, J. Gordon and D. Feuerman, US provisional (No. 61/693,801) 28.8.12; PCT/IL2013/050732 28.8.13. WO2014/033718 A1 6.3.14; EP13763305.3-1354 (28.3.13); US 2014/0005040 A1 (published 2.1.2014).
  8. Synthesis of Nanotubes/Nanoscrolls from Lanthanide Based Misfit Layered Compounds, R. Tenne and L.S. Panchakarla, US Appl. No. 61989859 (EFS ID- 18970696) 7.5.14.
  9. Composites of Conductive Polymers and Inorganic Nanotubes and Fullerene-Like Materials, R. Tenne, A. Voldman and D. Zbaida, US provisional (No. 61/725,750) 13.11.12; PCT/IL2013/050933, 13.11.13. Published  on 22.05.2014 as WO 2014/076693.
  10. Catalytic Processes for Obtaining Inorganic Nanostructures by Using Soft Metals, R. Tenne, O. Brontvein, J. Gordon and D. Feuerman, US provisional (No. 61/693,801) 28.8.12;PCT/IL2013/050732 28.8.13. WO2014/033718 A1 6.3.14. PCT  Application No. PCT/IL2013/050732.
  11. Fullerene-Like Nanostructures, Their Use and Process for Their Production, R. Tenne, F.L. Deepak, H. Cohen, and S.R. Cohen, PCT WO 2009/034572 A1 (filled 19.3.09 priority date 10.9.07); Euro. Appl. No. 08808021.3; US 60/971,057. US Patent No. 8,518,364 (27.8.2013) Yeda: 2007-024.
  12. Ordered Stacked Sheets of Layered Inorganic Compounds, Nanostructures Comprising Them, Processes for their Preparation and Uses Thereof, R. Tenne, G. Radovsky and R. Popovitz-Biro, US 61/549,358, submitted on 20.10.11. PCT Application No. PCT/IL2012/050412 (18.11.2012 Yeda’s Ref. No.; 2011-068). WO 2013/057732 on the 25.4.13.
  13. Controlled Doping of Fullerene-Like Hollow Cages Nanoparticles of MS2 2010/016 filed as CIP to 2007/024 (No. 21). 2.2.2010, US Patent 8,518,364 B2 (27.8.13) R. Tenne, R. Rosentsveig and L. Yadgarov.
  14. New Catalytic Process to Grow Inorganic Nanotubes, R.Tenne, O. Brontvein, J. Gordon and D. Feuerman (2012-054; 61/693801), (28.8.12).
  15. Metal Nanoparticle Deposited Inorganic Nanostructure Hybrids, Uses Thereof and Processes for Their Preparation,R. Tenne and Y. Tsverin, U. Burghaus and M.R. Komarneni,Serial No. 61/619,080 (2.4.2012).
  16. Fullerene-Like Nanostructures, Their Use and Process for Their Production, R. Tenne, R. Rosentsveig and L. Yadgarov, CIP of US IL2008/001213 (PCT WO 2009/034572 A1), submitted on 10.3.10. Allowed 27.9.12 (Yeda: 2010-103).
  17. Endodontic Files and Method of Preparation Thereof (Alleviating fatigue of root canal (NiTi) files by self-lubricating coatings), R. Tenne, A.R. Adini, Y. Feldman, M. Redlich, S. Moshonov and B. Shay, submitted on 21.6.10; Reg. No. 61/356,720. PCT/IL2011/000493; US/21.06.10/USP 356720.
  18. Core-Shell Inorganic Nanotubes From Layered Compounds, R. Tenne, R. Kreizman, Y.S. Hong and M.L. Deepak, U.S. Provisional Patent Application  No. 61/112,795 (filed 11.08); PCT Application No. IL2009/001054 (filed 10.2.10) WO 2010/052721 A2 (14.5.2010).
  19. Method and Apparatus for Producing Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, Y. Feldman, A. Zak and R. Rosentsveig. Euro. Patent No. 1 334 063 (16.4.05); US patent No. 7,018,606 B2 28.3.06 (orginal); Allowed Isr. Patent Appl. 155270 (27.1.06); Japanese patent No. 537925/02 (18.8.08); US patent 7,641,869 (allowed 5.1.10) being Continuation of US 7,018,606.
  20. Low Friction Coatings for Use in Dental and Medical Devices, A. Katz, M. Redlich, L. Rapoport and R. Tenne (U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 60/681,443 filed 17.05.2005); PCT/IL2006/000578; WO 2006/123336. US 2009/0032499 A1 (5.2.2009).
  21. Synthesis of WS2 and MoS2 Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles from Solid Precursors, R. Tenne and I. Wiesel, US appl. No. 61/144,792 (filed 15.1.09- abandoned).
  22. Superconducting Structures and use Thereof in Electronic Devices, A. Johansson, D. Shahar and R. Tenne, US provisional application No. 60/663,209 (abandoned).
  23. Bulk Synthesis of Long Nanotubes of Transition Metal Chalcogenides, A. Rothschild, M. Homyonfer  and R. Tenne, Isr. Patent Appl. 129718 (2.5.99). PCT/IL00/00251 (2.5.2000); US patent 6,841,142 (11.1.05); European patent No. EP 1177 153 B1 (10.10.07).
  24. Process and Apparatus for Producing Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles, R. Tenne, A. Margolin, R. Popovitz-Biro and L. Rapoport. US Patent No. 7,641,869- granted 5.1.2010 and US Patent No. 7,959,891-granted 14.6.11. Japanese patent No. 5179348-granted 18.1.13; WO 2006/106517A2 (published 12.10.06). EU appl. 06728235.0-1218-   IL2006000434 (6.4.06)
  25. Closed Cage Nanostructures of Cesium Oxide and Device Used in Handling Such Structures, R. Tenne and A. Albu-Yaron. PCT WO 2006/075317 A2, filed 11.1.06 (abandoned).
  26. Hollow Nanoparticles as Solid Lubricants in Composite Metal Matrices, R. Tenne, L. Rapoport, M. Lvovsky and Y. Feldman, IL 134892 (6.3.00); PCT WO 01/66676 A2 (13.9.01); US Patent No. 6,710,020 (allowed 23.03.04); Euro. Pat. Appl. No. 01910116.1 (allowed 26.5.06); Chin. Pat. App. No. 01805881.7 (allowed 24.4.06).
  27. Inorganic Fullerene-Like Tungsten Disulfide Hollow Nanoparticles and Nanotubes (Reactors for Production of Inorganic Fullerene-Like WS2 Hollow Nanoparticles and Nanotubes), R. Tenne, Y. Feldman, A. Zak, R. Rosentsveig. 6.3.00 IL 134891 (6.3.00); PCT WO 01/66462 A2 (13.9.01); Isr. Patent Appl. No. 151094; PCT/IL01/00211; Chinese Pt. No. ZL 01806119.2 (13.4.05); European patent EP1263682B1 granted (3.1.07); US issued 7,524,481 B2 (28.4.09).
  28. Sonoelectrochemical Synthesis of Inorganc Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles of Metal-Chalcogenides, G. Hodes, R. Tenne, M. Homyonfer, and Y. Mastai, PCT WO 01/04382 A1 (18.1.01)/IL00/000408 (12.7.2000) (abandoned).
  29. Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanocomposites, R. Tenne, A.Rothschild, J. Sloan, A.P.E. York, M.L.H. Green, and J.L. Hutchison (10.2.99) (abandoned).
  30. Inorganic Fullerene-Like Structures of Metal Dihalides, Y. Rosenfeld-Hacohen and R. Tenne. Yeda No. 9855 (24.9.98) (abandoned).
  31. Method for Preparation of Metal Intercalated Fullerene-Like metal chalcogenides, M. Homyonfer, R. Tenne, and Y. Feldman, Israeli patent application (28.11.96); PCT IL/97/00390 (27.11.97), WO 97 44278 (27.11.97); WO 98/23796; US 6,217,843 B1 (17.4.01); European EP 0 948 671 B1 (20.2.02).
  32. Method and Apparatus for Preparing Inorganic Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles of Transition Metal Chalcogenides Having Predetermined Size and Shape, R. Tenne, G. Hodes, Y. Feldman, L. Margulis, and M. Homyonfer. Israeli patent application, 118378 (22.5.96), (abandoned).
  33. Oriented Polycrystalline Thin Films of Transition Metal Chalcogenides, R. Tenne L. Margulis and G. Hodes. Israeli patent 102440 (8.7.92); 104513 (26.1.93); European patent EP 0 580 019 B1 (filing date 7.7.93; granted on 26.5.99); US patent 5,958,358 (issued 28.9.99).
  34. Photostimulated gettering of deep bandgap impurities from semiconductors, R. Tenne. Israeli patent application 101214 (13.3.92) (abandoned).
  35. Procede d'acquisition de donnees bidimentt ionalles par un systeme d'informatique, C. Lévy-Clément, R. Tenne and M.A. Ryan, NRS/YEDA, depose 3.7.89 No. (depot), FR-89-08-800 (abandoned).
  36. Surface Treatment of Semiconductors for Photovoltaic and Photoelectrochemical Applications, G. Hodes, D. Cahen, J. Manassen and R. Tenne, Israeli Patent Application 58441 (1.3.1983), U.S. Patent 4,386,142 (31.5.1983).
  37. Photogalvanoelectrolytic Cell, R. Tenne, E. Bergmann and J.C. Courvoisier, PCT Patent, CH-8209/78 (1978) (abandoned).

Reports:

  1. The Photo-Enhanced Water Electrolysis. R. Tenne. Battelle (Geneva) Report No. 193-8314 (1979).    
  2. Optimization of the Internal Resistance of Lead/Acid Cells Using a Three-Dimensional Approach. R. Tenne, G. Meda, E. Bergmann, S. Amara. Battelle Report No. 6237 (1979).