Renewable energy

  • Concentrated electrolytes, ionic liquids, and energy storage
  • Nano-scale morphology and electro-kinetics in soft media
  • Photo-electro-chemistry


Pattern forming systems and applications to biology

  • Spatially localized states: auditory system and excitability in general
  • Reaction-diffusion media with conservation: molecular motors and actin waves
  • Bifircation theory in spatially extended systems


Spatially localized self-assembly driven by electrically charged phase separation,
with N. Gavish, I. Versano, SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst. 16, 1946 (2017)

Fronts and waves of actin polymerization in a bistable-based mechanism of circular dorsal ruffles, with E. Bernitt, H.-G. Döbereiner, N. S. Gov, Nature Commun. 8, 15863 (2017)

From bulk self-assembly to electrical diffuse layer in a continuum approach for ionic liquids: The impact of anion and cation size asymmetry, with S. Bier, N. Gavish, H. Uecker, 
PRE 95, 060201(R) (2017)

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