Electrokinetics in Micro- and Nano-Fluidics Laboratory 


Y. Yan , J. Schiffbauer , G. Yossifon , H.-C. Chang

Universal Low-Frequency Asymptotes of Dynamic Conic Nanopore Rectification: An Ionic Nanofluidic Inductor

The Journal of Chemical Physics (in press)


L. Rosentsvit, W. Wang, J. Schiffbauer, H.-C. Chang, and G. Yossifon

Ion Current Rectification in Funnel-Shaped Nanochannels: Hysteresis and Inversion Effects The Journal of Chemical Physics (in press)


Y. Green, Y. Edri, and G. Yossifon

Asymmetry-induced electric current rectification in permselective systems

Phys. Rev. E. 92:033018-1-12 (2015)


T. Ben-Arye, S. Park, J. Shemesh, D. Peer, S. Levenberg and G. Yossifon

Dielectrophoretic Characterization of Cells in a Stationary Nanoliter Droplet Array with Generated Chemical Gradients

Biomed Microdevices 17:91 (2015)


A. Boymelgreen and G. Yossifon

Observing Electrokinetic Janus Particle-Channel Wall Interaction Using Micro-Particle-Image-Velocimetry

Langmuir 31:8243−8250 (2015)


J. Schiffbauer, N. Leibowitz and G. Yossifon

Extended space charge near non-ideally selective membranes and nanochannels

Phys. Rev. E. 92:013002-1-8 (2015)


M. Zehavi, A. Boymelgreen, G. Yossifon

Competition between Induced-Charge Electro-Osmosis and Electro-Thermal Effects around a Weakly-Polarizable Microchannel Corner



J. Schiffbauer, N. Liebowitz, U. Liel, S. Park, and G. Yossifon

Probing space charge and resolving overlimiting current mechanisms at the micro-nanochannel interface

Phys. Rev. E. 92:013001-1-6 (2015)


Y. Green, & G. Yossifon

Time-dependent ion transport in heterogeneous permselective systems.

Phys. Rev. E 91, 063001 (2015)


Y. Green, S. Park and G. Yossifon

Bridging the gap between an isolated nanochannel and a communicating multipore heterogeneous membrane

Phys. Rev. E. 91:011002(R)-1-6 (2015)


D. Ben-Bassat, A. Boymelgreen and G. Yossifon

The Influence of Flow Intensity and Field Frequency on Continuous-Flow Dielectrophoretic Trapping

J. Colloid Interface Science 442, 154–161 (2015)


J. Schiffbauer and G. Yossifon

Influence of electric-double-layer structure on the transient response of nanochannels

Phys. Rev. E. 89, 053015 (2014)


M. Zehavi and G. Yossifon

Particle Dynamics and Rapid Trapping in Electro-Osmotic Flow Around A Sharp Microchannel Corner

Physics of Fluids 26, 082002-1-13 (2014); arXiv:1404.7321v1


S. Park, D. Ben-Bassat and G. Yossifon

Individually addressable multi-chamber electroporation platform with dielectrophoresis and alternating-current-electro-osmosis assisted cell positioning

Biomicrofluidics 8, 024117 (2014)


Y. Green, S. Shloush, and G. Yossifon

Effect of geometry on concentration-polarization in realistic heterogeneous permselective systems

Phys. Rev. E. 89, 043015 (2014)


J. Schiffbauer, U. Liel, and G. Yossifon

Concentration-dependence of nanochannel impedance and the determination of surface charge

Phys. Rev. E. 89, 033017 (2014)


Y. Green and G. Yossifon

Effects of three-dimensional geometric field focusing on concentration polarization in a heterogenous permselective system

Phys. Rev. E. 89, 013024 (2014)


A. Boymelgreen, G. Yossifon, S. Park and T. Miloh

Spinning Janus doublets driven in uniform AC electric fields

 Phys. Rev. E. 89, 011003(R) (2014)


L. Rozitsky, A. Fine, D. Dado, S. N.-Ben-Shaul, S. Levenberg and G. Yossifon

Quantifying continuous-flow dielectrophoretic trapping of cells and micro-particles on micro-electrode array

Biomed Microdevices , 15, 859–865 (2013)


J. Schiffbauer, S. Park, and G. Yossifon

Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy of Microchannel-Nanochannel Interface Devices

Phys. Rev. Lett., 110, 204504 (2013)


Y. Green and G. Yossifon

Dynamical trapping of colloids at the stagnation points of electro-osmotic vortices of the second kind

Phys. Rev. E, 87, 033005 (2013)


J. Schiffbauer and G. Yossifon, Role of Electro-Osmosis in the Impedance Response of Microchannel-Nanochannel Interfaces

Phys. Rev. E, 86, 056309 (2012)


I. Frankel, G. Yossifon, T. Miloh, Dipolophoresis of Dielectric Spheroids Under Asymmetric Fields

Physics of Fluids, 24, 012004 (2012)


H.-C. Chang, G. Yossifon, Evgeny A. Demekhin, Nanoscale Electrokinetics and Microvortices: How Microhydrodynamics Affects Nanofluidic Ion Flux

Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics, 44, 401-26 (2012)


F. Xie, Y. Wang, W. Wang, Z. Li, G. Yossifon, H.-C. Chang

Preparation of Rhombus-shaped Micro/Nanofluidic Channels with Dimensions Ranging from Hundred Nanometers to Several Micrometers

Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 10, 7277 (2010)


G. Yossifon and H.-C. Chang

Changing Nanoslot Ion Flux with a Dynamic Nanocolloid Ion-Selective Filter: Secondary Overlimiting Currents due to Nanocolloid-Nanoslot Interaction

Phys. Rev. E, 81, 066317 (2010)


G. Yossifon, P. Mushenheim and H.-C. Chang

Eliminating the Limiting-Current Phenomenon by Geometric Field Focusing into Nanopores and Nanoslots

Phys. Rev. E, 81, 046301 (2010)


G. Yossifon, P. Mushenheim and H.-C. Chang

Controlling the Nanoslot Overlimiting Current by Varying the Micro-Chamber Depth

Euro. Phys. Lett., 90, 64004 (2010)


G.Yossifon, I.Frankel and T.Miloh

Macro-scale description of transient electro-kinetic phenomena over polarizable dielectric solids

J. Fluid Mech., 620, 241-262 (2009)

H.-C. Chang and G. Yossifon

Understanding Electrokinetics at the Nanoscale: A Perspective,

Biomicrofluidics 3, 012001 (2009)


Y. Eckstein, G. Yossifon, A. Seifert, T. Miloh

Nonlinear electrokinetic phenomena around nearly insulated sharp tips in microflows

J. Colloid Interface Sci., 338(1), 243-9 (2009)

G. Yossifon, Y.-C. Chang and H.-C. Chang

Rectification, Gating Voltage and Interchannel Communication of Nanoslot Arrays Due to Asymmetric Entrance Space Charge Polarization

Phys. Rev. Lett., 103, 154502 (2009)

G. Yossifon, P. Mushenheim, Y.-C. Chang and H.-C. Chang

Nonlinear Current-Voltage Characteristics of Nano-Channels

Phys. Rev. E, 79, 046305 (2009)


G. Yossifon and H.-C. Chang

Selection of Non-Equilibrium Over-Limiting Currents: Universal Depletion Layer Formation Dynamics and Vortex Instability

Phys. Rev. Lett., 101, 254501 (2008)


G.Yossifon, I.Frankel and T.Miloh

Symmetry breaking in induced-charge electro-osmosis over polarizable spheroids

Physics of Fluids, 19, 068105 (2007)


G.Yossifon, I.Frankel and T.Miloh

On electro-osmotic flows through micro-channel junctions

Physics of Fluids, 18, 117108 (2006)


G.Yossifon, A.L.Yarin, M.B.Rubin, Penetration of a Rigid Projectile into a Multi-Layered Target – Comparison between Theory and Numerical Computations

Int. J. Engng. Sci., 40, 1381-1401 (2002)

G.Yossifon, A.L.Yarin, Behind-the-armor Debris Analysis

Int. J. Impact Engng., 27, 807-835 (2002)

G.Yossifon, M.B.Rubin, A.L.Yarin, Penetration of a Rigid Projectile into a Finite Thickness Elastic-Plastic Target – Comparison between Analytical and Numerical Computations

Int. J. Impact Engng., 25, 265-90 (2001)