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Gideon Grader


Personal Info

Ph.D. 1986, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.
Industrial work, 1986-1989, Ceramic and Metal Research Department, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ.

Research Fields

Sol-gel materials; Ceramic coatings; Ceramic foams; Non-carbon fuels

Research Topics

Ceramics for energy applications.
Sol-Gel coatings.
Ceramic fibers by electrospinning.
Effective combustion of nitrogen-based fuels.
Hydrogen generation by advanced electrolysis.


Y. Shmueli, G.E. Shter, O Assad, H Haick, P. Sonntag, P Ricoux, G.S. Grader, “Structural and Electrical Properties of Single ZnO/Ga Nanofibers Synthesized by Electrospinning”, JMR, 27(13), 1672-1679 (2012).

U. Ash-Kurlander, G. E. Shter, S.Kababya, A. Schmidt and Gideon S. Grader, “Playing Hardball with Hydrogen: Mechanochemical Hydrogenation of Magnesium Nitride “, J. Phys. Chem. C, 117, 1237-1246, (2013)

Y. Aouat, G. Marom, D. Avnir, V. Gelman, G. Shter and G.S. Grader, “Organically-Doped Silver Nanoparticles Deposited on Titania Nanofibers – Enhanced Catalytic Methanol Oxidation”, J. Phys. Chem. C , (American Chemical Society), 117, 22325−22330 , (2013) .

M. Starostin, G. E. Shter, G. S. Grader “Corrosion Inhibition of Carbon Steel in Aqueous Solution of Ammonium Nitrate and Urea”, Materials and Corrosion, 65, No. 6, p. 626, (2014). DOI: 10.1002/maco.201206786

A. Grinberg Dana, G.E. Shter and G.S. Grader, entitled “Nitrogen-Based Alternative Fuel: An Environmentally Friendly Combustion Approach”, RSC Adv., 4 (20), 10051 – 10059, (2014)

A. Gevorkyan , G.E. Shter, Y. Shmueli, A. Buk, R. Meir, G.S. Grader, “Branching effect and morphology control in electrospun PbZr0.52Ti0.48O3 nanofibers”, Journal of Material Research , 29, issue 16, pp. 1721-1729 (2014). PDF

A. Grinberg Dana, Gennady E. Shter, Gideon S. Grader, “Thermal Analysis of Aqueous Urea Ammonium Nitrate Alternative Fuel”, RSC Adv., 4 (66), 34836 – 34848 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/c4ra04381b

A. Grinberg Dana, M. Starostin, G. E Shter; A. Buk; O. Dinner; G. S. Grader, “Metal Corrosion Screening in a Nitrogen-Based Fuel at High Temperature and Pressure”, Oxidation of Metals, Volume 82, Issue 5-6, pp 491-508, (2014). DOI: 10.1007/s11085-014-9504-5.

V. Halperin, G. E. Shter, V. Gelman, D. Peselev, M. Mann-Lahav and G. S. Grader, “Catalytic activity of electrospun Ag and Ag/carbon composite fibers in partial methanol oxidation “, Catalysis Science and Technology, V5, 1153-1162 (2015) . DOI: 10.1039/C4CY01341G

A. Gevorkyan, G.E. Shter, and G.S. Grader, “Rapid Thermal Processing of Electrospun PZT Nanofibers”, Thermochimica Acta, Volume 605, Pages 107–114 (2015)