Ms. Luba Burlaka

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TEM Unit
Ms. Luba Burlaka



Luba Burlaka is head of the Transmission Electron Microscope laboratory in Bar-Ilan Institute of Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials.


M.Sc. - Electron microscopy (HRTEM) and structural analysis, Department of Materials Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, 2003.

M.Sc - Semiconductors and Dielectrics, Department of Physics, Mechnikov Govermental University, Odessa,Ukraine, 1992.


  •  Gatan Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy (EELS) School, Ben Gurion University, 2014.
  •  Electron Crystallography School, Erice, Italy, 2004.


2002-2008 – Head of HRSEM Unit, and operator of CryoTEM. Electron microscopy unit, Ilze Katz Institute for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel.





1. Design of Controllable Bio-Inspired Chiroptic Self-Assemblies. Biomacromolecules, 2016, 17 (9), pp 2937–2945. Kai Tao†, Guy Jacoby, Luba Burlaka, Roy Beck and Ehud Gazit 

2.Study of the electrochemical behavior of the “inactive” Li2MnO3. Electrochimica Acta Volume 78, 1 September 2012, Pages 32–39; S. Francis Amalraj, Boris Markovsky, Daniel Sharon, Michael Talianker, Ella Zinigrad, Rachel Persky, Ortal Haik, Judith Grinblat, Jordan Lampert, Martin Schulz-Dobrick,  Arnd Garsuch, Luba Burlaka, Doron Aurbach.

3. Study of the Lithium-Rich Integrated Compound xLi2MnO3·(1-x)LiMO2 (x around 0.5; M = Mn, Ni, Co; 2:2:1) and Its Electrochemical Activity as Positive Electrode in Lithium Cells.  Journal of Electrochemical Society, 2013 160(2): A324-A337; Francis AmalrajMichael TaliankerBoris Markovsky ,Daniel SharonLuba BurlakaGilead ShafirElla Zinigrad,Ortal HaikDoron AurbachJordan Lampert, Martin Schulz-Dobrick and Arnd Garsuch.

4. Study of the nanosized Li2MnO3: Electrochemical behavior, structure, magnetic properties, and vibrational modes. Electrochimica Acta 97 (2013) 259–270; S. Francis Amalraj, Daniel Sharon, Michael Talianker, Christian M. Julien, Luba Burlaka, Ronit Lavi, Ekaterina Zhechevad, Boris Markovsky , Ella Zinigrad, Daniela Kovacheva, Radostina Stoyanova, Doron Aurbach.

5. Phase Transitions in Li2MnO3 Electrodes at Various States-of-Charge. Electrochimica Acta 123 (2014) 395–404; S. Francis Amalraj, Luba Burlaka, Christian M. Julien, Alain Mauger, Daniela Kovacheva, Michael Talianker, Boris Markovsky, Doron Aurbach.

6. Studies of Li and Mn-Rich Lix[MnNiCo]O2 Electrodes: Electrochemical Performance, Structure, and the Effect of the Aluminum Fluoride Coating.  Journal of Electrochemical Society, 2013 160(11): A2220-A2233; Francis AmalrajMichael TaliankerBoris Markovsky ,Luba BurlakaNicole LeiferGil GoobesEvan M. Erickson, Ortal HaikJudith GrinblatElla ZinigradDoron Aurbach, Jordan K. LampertJi-Yong ShinMartin Schulz-Dobrick and Arnd Garsuch.

7. Thermal processes in the systems with Li-battery cathode materials and LiPF6 -based organic solutions. J Solid State Electrochem, 2014;  Ortal Haik,  Francis Susai Amalraj,  Daniel Hirshberg ,Luba Burlaka , Michael Talianker, Boris Markovsky ,  Ella Zinigrad,  Doron Aurbach,  Jordan K. Lampert , Ji-Yong Shin, Martin Schulz-Dobrick ,  Arnd Garsuch.

8. Phase Transitions in Li2MnO3 Electrodes at Various States-of-Charge. Electrochimica Acta (2014) 1; Francis S. Amalraj, , Luba Burlaka, Christian M. Julien , Alain MaugerDaniela KovachevaMichael Talianker, Boris Markovsky,  Doron Aurbach .

9. Mechanism of phase transformations in Mg-based alloys subjected to plasma immersion ion implantation of Ag.  Acta Materialia 54 (2006) 2637–2643; Larisa Kutsenko ,  David Fuks, Arnold Kiv, Michael Talianker,  Lubov Burlaka, Othon Monteiro ,  Ian Brown.

10. Observation of ε'-Ag17 Mg54 phase induced by plasma immersion ion implantation. Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids: Incorporating Plasma Science and Plasma Technology Volume 168Issue 9, 631-635 , 2013; Lubov Burlaka, Larisa Kutsenko, Michael Talianker, David Fuks, Arik Kiv & Ian Brown.

11. New Tetragonal Phase in Al-Fe-U System. Acta Cryst. (2005). A61, C159; Louisa Meshi, Lubov Burlaka, Michael Talianker.

12. Structural changes in Mg alloy induced by plasma immersion ion implantation of Ag.  Acta Materialia 52 (2004) 4329–4335; L. Kutsenko, D. Fuks, A. Kiv a, L. Burlaka, M. Talianker , O. Monteiro ,  I. Brown.

13. Ion-Beam Induced Formation of Nanoparticles with Predicted Structure.  Nanodevices and Nanomaterials for Ecological Security NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics 2012, pp 25-35; L. KutsenkoL. BurlakaA. E. KivM. Talianker, D. Fuks.

14. New Approach in AB initio Description of Ion Beam Induced Phase Transformations. J Solid State Physics, 2006; L Kutsenko, D Fuks, A Kiv, M Talianker, L Burlaka, I. Brown.