Publications :

 10) R. Costi, E.R. Young, V. Bulović and D.G. Nocera, 
“Stabilized CdSe-CoPi Composite Photoanode for Light-Assisted Water Oxidation by Transformation of a CdSe/Cobalt Metal Thin-Film”, 
ACS App. Mater. Interfaces 5, 1364-1367 (2013)

 
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 9) K.W. Song, R. Costi and V. Bulović, 
“Electrophoretic Deposition of CdSe/ZnS Quantum Dots for Light Emitting Diodes”, 
Adv. Mater. 25, 1420-1423 (2013)

 
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 8) E.R. Young*, R. Costi*, S. Paydavosi, D.G. Nocera and V. Bulović, 
“Photo-Assisted Water Oxidation with Cobalt-Based Catalyst formed from Thin-film Cobalt Metal on Silicon Photoanodes”, 
Energy & Env. Sci4, 2058-2061 (2011) *equal contribution authors

 
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 7) R. Costi, A.E. Saunders and U. Banin, 
“Colloidal Hybrid Nanostructures: A New Type of Functional Materials”, 
Angew. Chem. 494878-4897 (2010)

 
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 6) R. Costi, G. Cohen, A. Salant, E. Rabani and U. Banin,
"Electrostatic Force Microscopy study of Single Au-CdSe Hybrid Nanodumbbells: Evidence for Light 
Induced Charge Separation ", 
Nano Lett. 9, 2031-2039 (2009)

 
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 5) E. Elmalem, A.E. Saunders, R. Costi, A. Salant and U. Banin,
"Growth of Photocatalytic CdSe-Pt Nanorods and Nanonets", 
Adv. Mater. 20, 4312-4317 (2008)

 
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 4) R. Costi, A.E. Saunders, E. Elmalem, A. Salant and U. Banin,
“Visible Light induced Charge Retention and Photocatalysis with Hybrid CdSe-Au Nanodumbbells”, 
Nano Lett. 8, 637-641 (2008)

 
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 3) T. Mokari, R. Costi, C.G. Sztrum, E. Rabani and U. Banin,
“Formation of symmetric and asymmetric metal-semiconductor hybrid nanoparticles”, 
Phys. Stat. Sol. B 243, 3952-3958 (2006)

 
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 2) Y. Ebenstein, E. Yoskovitz, R. Costi, A. Aharoni and U. Banin, 
"Interaction of Scanning Probes with Semiconductor Nanocrystals; Physical Mechanism and Basis for Near Field Optical Imaging", 
J. Phys. Chem. A 110, 8297- 8303 (2006)

 
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 1) T. Mokari, E. Rothenberg, I. Popov, R. Costi and U. Banin,
"Selective Growth of Metal Tips onto Semiconductor Quantum Rods and Tetrapods"
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Science 
304, 1787-1790 (2004)

 
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Patents :

 7) Doron Burshtain, Ronny Costi, Carmit Ophir and Daniel Aronov. 
“Methods for making anodes for germanium-containing lithium-ion devices” (US9583761)


 
 6) Doron Burshtain, Ronny Costi, Carmit Ophir and Daniel Aronov. 
“Germanium-containing lithium-ion devices” (US9728776)


 
 5) Doron Burshtain, Ronny Costi, Carmit Ophir and Daniel Aronov. 
“Anodes comprising germanium for lithium-ion devices” (US9472804)


 
 4) Doron Burshtain, Ronny Costi, Carmit Ophir and Daniel Aronov. 
“Compounds for Battery Electrodes, Energy Storage Devices and Methods” (US201514926012; EP15192846.2)


 
 3) Vladimir Bulović, Ronny Costi and Katherine W. Song. 
“Electrophoretic Deposition of Quantum Dots for Light-Emitting Devices” (WO2014085469; US20140147951)


 
 2) Vladimir Bulović, Daniel G. Nocera, Elizabeth R. Young, Ronny Costi and Sarah Paydavosi. 
“Methods for Forming Electrodes for Water Electrolysis and Other Electrochemical Techniques” (WO2012024589; US20120156577)


 
 1) Uri Banin and Ronny Costi. 
“Hybrid metal-semiconductor nanoparticles and methods for photo-inducing charge separation and applications thereof” (WO2008102341; EP2129463; US20100044209)


 

Grants :

 
“All Organic Light Harvesting Device for Catalytic Water Oxidations” Siemens AG Seed Grant, 2011, for the lab of Prof. Bulović 
 

Ph.D. Thesis :


"Light-Induced Charging and Charge Separation in Hybrid Metal-Semiconductor Nanodumbbells", 
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Sep. 2009 
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