Dr. Rachel Persky

Deputy Head of Department
Dr. Rachel Persky



  1. Guy Patchornik,*a Irishi N. N. Namboothiri,b Divya K. Nair,b Ellen Wachtelc and Rachel Persky. Tethered non-ionic micelles: a matrix for enhanced solubilization of lipophilic Compounds. Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8456–8463. <See Paper>

  2. S. Francis Amalraja,∗, Boris Markovskya,∗∗, Daniel Sharona, Michael Taliankerb, Ella Zinigrada, Rachel Perskya, Ortal Haika, Judith Grinblata, Jordan Lampertc, Martin Schulz-Dobrickc, Arnd Garsuchc, Luba Burlakaa, Doron Aurbacha. Study of the electrochemical behavior of the “inactive” Li2MnO3. Electrochimica Acta 78 (2012) 32– 39. <See Paper>

  3.  Jean-Paul Lellouchea,∗, Zvika Pomerantza, Rachel Perskya, Hugo E. Gottlieba, Subrata Ghosh. Star-shaped dendritic molecules based on carboxylated carbazole and pyrrole as peripheral oxidizable units. Synthetic Metals 161 (2011) 2378– 2383. <See Paper>

  4.  Grigoriants, Irena; Markovsky, Boris; Persky, Rachel; Perelshtein, Ilana; Gedanken, Aharon; Aurbach, Doron; Filanovsky, Boris; Bourenko, Tatiana; Felner, Israel. Electrochemical reduction of trinitrotoluene on core-shell tin-carbon electrodes. Electrochimica Acta (2008), 54(2), 690-697. <See Paper>
  5.  Filanovsky, Boris; Markovsky, Boris; Bourenko, Tatiana; Pekas, Nina; Persky, Rachel; Gedanken, Aharon; Aurbach, Doron. Carbon electrodes modified with TiO2/metal nonaparticles and their application to detection of trinitrotoluene. Advanced Functional Materials (2007), 17(9), 1487-1492. <See Paper>

  6.  Jacob, David S.; Makhluf, Shirli; Brukental, Ishay; Lavi, Ronit; Solovyov, Leonid A.; Felner, Israel; Nowik, Israel; Persky, Rachel; Gottlieb, Hugo E.; Gedanken, Aharon.   Sonochemical synthesis and characterization of Ni(C4H6N2)6(PF6)2, Fe(C4H6N2)6(BF4)2, and Ni(C4H6N2)6(BF4)2 in 1-butyl-3-methylimidazole with hexafluorophosphate and tetrafluoroborate.    European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry  (2005),   (13),  2669-2677. <See Paper>

  7.  Sahu, Bichismita; Namboothiri, Irishi N. N.; Persky, Rachel.   Synthesis of arenediynes via the vinylidenecarbene-acetylene rearrangement.    Tetrahedron Letters  (2005),  46(15),  2593-2597.<See  Paper>                                  
  8.  Persky, Rachel; Albeck, Amnon.   Synthesis of Selectively Labeled D-Fructose and D-Fructose Phosphate Analogues Locked in the Cyclic Furanose Form.    Journal of Organic Chemistry  (2000),  65(18),  5632-5638. <See Paper>

  9.  Persky, Rachel; Albeck, Amnon.   An Unexpected Rearrangement during Mitsunobu Epimerization Reaction of Sugar Derivatives.    Journal of Organic Chemistry  (2000),  65(12),  3775-3780 <See Paper>

  10.  Albeck, Amnon; Fluss, Shulamit; Persky, Rachel.   Peptidyl Epoxides: Novel Selective Inactivators of Cysteine Proteases.    Journal of the American Chemical Society  (1996),  118(15),  3591-6. <See Paper>

  11.  Albeck, Amnon; Persky, Rachel; Kliper, Sharon.   Design of a new selective cysteine protease inactivator and its mechanistic implications.    Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters  (1995),  5(16),  1767-72. <See Paper>

  12.  Albeck, Ammon; Persky, Rachel.   Stereocontrolled synthesis of erythro N-protected a -amino epoxides and peptidyl epoxides.    Tetrahedron  (1994),  50(21),  6333-46. <See Paper>

  13.  Albeck, Amnon; Persky, Rachel.   Improved stereocontrolled synthesis of threo peptidyl epoxides.    Journal of Organic Chemistry  (1994),  59(3),  653-7. <See Paper>