Dr. Yaakov Tischler

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Senior Lecturer
Telephone
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972-3-7384053
Email
Yaakov.Tischler@biu.ac.il
Office
Bldg. 206, Room 409. Laboratory Phone: 03-7384515
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Education

1995 – 1999:   B.A., Physics, Minor in Mathematics

                           University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States of America

 

2001 – 2003:   S.M., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

                           Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA

                           Supervisor: Professor Vladimir Bulović

Master’s Thesis: Electrically Pumped Polariton Emission in a J-aggregate Organic Light Emitting Device

                  

2003 – 2007:   Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Area V: Solid State Materials and Devices

                           Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA

                           Supervisor: Professor Vladimir Bulović

Doctoral Thesis: Solid State Cavity QED: Practical Applications of Strong Coupling of Light and Matter

 

2007 – 2009:   Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Electrical Engineering

                           Research Laboratory of Electronics, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA

                           Supervisor: Professor Vladimir Bulović

 

Positions

2009 – Present:      Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Bar-Ilan University

1999 – 2001:           Senior Consultant, Satellite & Hybrid Communications, Booz·Allen &

                                   Hamilton, Inc.

1996, 1997:             Research Intern, Foreign Exchange Rate Options Modeling, Cooper Neff,

                                   Banque Nationale De Paris

 

 

Research

1) Coherent coupling in light-matter coupled systems: Organic Lasers, J-aggregates, and

     Polaritons.

2) Ultra-high resolution scanning microcopy and spectroscopy.

3) Applications of ultra-fast non-linear spectroscopy for energy sustainability.

4) Novel approaches to organic crystal growth and OLED deposition.

Publications
  1. “Exciton-exciton annihilation in organic polariton microcavities”, G. M. Akselrod, Y. R. Tischler, E. R. Young, D. G. Nocera, V. Bulović, Physical Review B, 82 (11) Art. No. 113106 (Sept. 2010).
  2. “Efficient Förster energy transfer from phosphorescent organic molecules to J-aggregate thin films”, Y. Shirasaki, P. O. Anikeeva, J. R. Tischler, M. S. Bradley, V. Bulović, Chemical Physics Letters, 485 (1-3): 243-246 (Jan. 2010).
  3. “Electrostatic Formation of Quantum Dot/J-aggregate FRET Pairs in Solution”, J. E. Halpert, J. R. Tischler, G. Nair; B. J. Walker, W. H. Liu, V. Bulović, M. G. Bawendi, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 113 (23): 9986-9992 (June 2009).
  4. “Synthesis of J-Aggregating Dibenz[a,j]anthracene-Based Macrocycles,” J. M. W. Chan, J. R. Tischler, S. E. Kooi, V. Bulović, T. M. Swager, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 131 (15): 5659-5666 (Apr. 2009).
  5. “Predicting the linear optical response of J-aggregate microcavity exciton-polariton devices,” M. S. Bradley, J. R. Tischler, Y. Shirasaki, V. Bulović, Physical Review B, 78 (19): Art. No. 193305 (Nov. 2008).
  6. “Using integrated optical feedback to counter pixel aging and stabilize light output of Organic LED display technology,” J. Yu, J. R. Tischler, C. G. Sodini, V. Bulović,  IEEE Journal of Display Technology 4 (3) 308 (Sept. 2008).
  7. “Highly efficient resonant coupling of optical excitations in hybrid organic/inorganic semiconductor nanostructures,” Q. Zhang, T. Atay, J. R. Tischler, M. S. Bradley, V. Bulović, A. V. Nurmikko, Nature Nanotechnology, 2 (9): 555-559 (Sep. 2007).
  8. “Solid state cavity QED: Strong coupling in organic thin films,” J. R. Tischler, M. S. Bradley, Q. Zhang, T. Atay, A. Nurmikko, V. Bulović, Organic Electronics 8 (2-3): 94-113 (Apr. - June 2007).
  9. “Critically coupled resonators in vertical geometry using a planar mirror and a 5 nm thick absorbing film,” J. R. Tischler, M. S. Bradley, V. Bulović, Optics Letters, 31 (13): 2045-2047 (July 2006).
  10. “Layer-by-layer J-aggregate thin films with a peak absorption constant of 106 cm-1”, M. S. Bradley, J. R. Tischler, V. Bulović, Advanced Materials 17 (15) 1881 (Aug. 2005).
  11. “Strong Coupling in a microcavity LED, ”J. R. Tischler, M. S. Bradley, V. Bulović, J. H., A. Nurmikko, Physical Review Letters 95 (3): Art. No. 036401 (July 2005).
  12. “Highly efficient blue electroluminescence from poly(phenylene ethynylene) via energy transfer from a hole-transport matrix,” C. A. Breen, J. R. Tischler, V. Bulović, T. M. Swager, Advanced Materials 17 (16) 1981 (Aug. 2005).
  13. “Exciton-polariton dynamics in a transparent organic semiconductor microcavity,” J. H. Song, Y. He, A. V. Nurmikko, J. Tischler, V. Bulović, Physical Review B 69 (23): Art. No. 235330 (June 2004).

 

Courses
  1. Optically Active Nano-materials: 84-906-01
  2. Introduction to Spectroscopy and Spectroscopic Techniques: 84-986-01
  3. Seminarion in Physical Chemistry: 84-752-02
Patents
  1. “Device and Method for Luminescence Enhancement by Resonant Energy Transfer from an Absorptive Thin Film,” G.M. Akselrod, M.G. Bawendi, V. Bulović, J.R. Tischler, W.A. Tisdale, B.J. Walker, US 8,908,261, December 9, 2014.
  2. “Absorbing Film,” M.S. Bradley, J.R. Tischler, V. Bulović, US 8,809,876, August 19, 2014.
  3. “Method and Apparatus for Super Radiant Laser Action in Half Wavelength Thick Organic Semiconductor Microcavities,” J.R. Tischler, E.R. Young, D.G. Nocera, V.Bulović, US 8,748,219, June 10, 2014.
  4. “High Resolution Near Field Scanning Optical Microscopy,” J.R. Tischler, M.S. Bradley, V. Bulović, US 8,693,837, April 8, 2014.
  5. “LED Array with Photodetector,” V. Bulović, J.R. Tischler, J. Galela, US 8,692,747, April 8, 2014.
  6. “Light emitting material," J.E. Halpert, J.R. Tischler, M.G. Bawendi, V. Bulović, US 8,480,927, July 9, 2013.
  7. “Optical structures including nanocrystals," V. Bulović, I. Kymissis, M.G. Bawendi, J.R. Tischler, M.S. Bradley, D. Oertel, J. Yu, US 8,472,758, June 25, 2013.
  8. “Light-absorbing structure and methods of making,” J.R. Tischler, M.S. Bradley, V. Bulović, US 8,449,125, May 28, 2013.
  9. “LED Array with Photodetector,” V. Bulović, J.R. Tischler, J. Yu,US 8,390,544, March 5, 2013.
  10. “LED Array with Photodetector,” V. Bulović, J.R. Tischler, J. Yu, US 8,264,431, September 11, 2012.
  11. “Absorbing Film,” J. Tischler, M.S. Bradley, V. Bulović, US 7,799,422, September 21, 2010.
  12. “Light Emitting Device,” J. Tischler, M.S. Bradley, V. Bulović, US 7,649,196, January 19, 2010.

 

Patent Applications

 

  1. “Fluorescence Detection,” E. Rosenbaum, Y. R. Tischler, H. Aviv, D. Schiff, US Provisional Patent Application, Serial No. 62/232,484, September 25, 2015.
Research Group

Lab Manager:

Dr. Hagit Aviv

Post-Docs:

Dr. Basanth Kalanoor

Dr. Adler-Berk Binyamin

PhD Students:

Alex Palatnik

Shirly Berezin

Miri Sinwani

Masters Students:

Omree Kapon

Rena Yitzhari

Ortal Agai