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Publications (2015 - 2019)


1. Yaping Chen, et al., Nicolas H. Voelcker*, Roey Elnathan* "Cellular deformations induced by vertically aligned silicon nanowire arrays facilitate gene delivery."Small 2019, 15, 1904819 

2. Roman Nudelman, et al., Roey Elnathan, Nicolas H.Voelcker*, Michael Gozin*, Shachar Richter* "Jellyfish-based smart wound dressings devices containing in-situ synthesized antibacterial nanoparticles."Advanced Functional Materials, 2019, 29, 1902783 

3. Hashim Alhmoud, Daniel Brodoceanu, Roey Elnathan, Tobias Kraus, Nicolas H. Voelcker* "Metal-assisted chemical etching of silicon: from fundamental principles of nanostructure" formation to biomedical Progress in Materials Science, 2019,














4. Terence Tieu, Maria Alba, Roey Elnathan, Anna Cifuentes-Rius* and Nicolas H. Voelcker* "Advances in porous silicon bio-nano materials for diagnostic and therapeutic applications."Advanced Therapeutics 2019, 2, 1800095. Front Cover

2019 - Cellular Deformations Induced by
2019 - Jellyfish-based smart wound dress
2019 - A MACEing silicon Towards single-
2019 - Advances in porous silicon bio-na


1. Miguel Rodrıguez#, Roey Elnathan#, et al., Lucio Isa* "Fully tunable 2d binary colloidal alloys for soft nanotemplating." Nanoscale, 2018, 10, 22189; #equal-first authorship

2. Richter, S, Mentovich, E., Elnathan, R* "Realization of molecular-based transistors" Advanced Materials, 2018, 30, 1706941

3. Julia Gotta, et al., Roey Elnathan*, Shachar Richter* "Stable white light‐emitting biocomposite films." Advanced Functional Materials, 2018, 28, 1706967. ‘VIP paper and cover’

2018 - Fully tunable 2d binary colloidal
2018 - Realization of molecular-based tr


1. Scheidegger. Laura, et al., Elnathan. Roey, Isa. Lucio* "Compression and deposition of microgel monolayers from fluid interfaces: particle size effects on interface microstructure and nanolithography."Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017, 19, 8671 ‘Hot paper’ and front cover

2017 - Compression and deposition of mic


1. Frances J. Harding, et al., Roey Elnathan, Nicolas H. Voelcker*, Giuseppe Barillaro* "Ordered silicon micropillar arrays: substrates for high efficiency cell transfection." ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2016, 8, 29197 













2. Alhmoud, B. Delalat, X. Ceto, R. Elnathan, A. Cavallaro, K.Vasilev, N. H. Voelcker* "Antibacterial properties of silver dendrite coated silicon nanowires." RSC advances, 2016, 6, 65976













3. M. Rey#, R. Elnathan#, et al., L. Isa* "Tunable optically active vertically aligned silicon nanowire arrays by means of soft nanoparticle templating." Nano Lett, 2016, 16, 157 ; # equal-first authorship.













4. D. Brodoceanu, H. Alhmoud, R. Elnathan, B. Delalat, A. May, N. H. Voelcker, T. Kraus* "Fabrication of vertically-aligned silicon nanowires using laser-irradiated microlenses and metal-assisted etching."Nanotechnology, 2016, 27, 075301.














2016 - Ordered Silicon Pillar Arrays Pre
2016 - Antibacterial properties of silve
2016 - Tunable optically active vertical
2016 - Fabrication of vertically-aligned


1. R. Elnathan, et al., N. H. Voelcker* "Maximizing transfection efficiency of vertically aligned silicon nanowire arrays." Advanced Functional Materials, 2015, 25, 7215.

2. R. Elnathan, et al., N. H. Voelcker* "Versatile particle-based route to engineer vertically aligned silicon nanowire arrays and submicron pores." ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 23717. 

3. D. Brodoceanu, R. Elnathan#, et al., N. H. Voelcker*, T. Kraus* "Dense arrays of uniform submicron pores in silicon and their applications." ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 1160. ; # equal-first authorship













4. H. Alhmoud, B. Delalat, R. Elnathan, et al., N. H. Voelcker* "Porous silicon nanodiscs for targeted drug delivery." Advanced Functional Materials, 2015, 25, 1137. ‘Hot paper’.














2015 - Maximizing Transfection Efficienc
2015 - Versatile particle-based route to
2015 - Dense arrays of uniform submicron
2015 - Porous silicon nanodiscs for targ
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