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מתי סאס

פרופסור חבר
415, DK הנדסת מכונות

Personal Info

Horev Fellow, Leaders in Science and Technology Program, supported by Taub Foundation
• Ph.D. Stanford University, 2013
• M.Sc. Stanford University, 2009
• B.Eng. McGill University, 2007
Guest Appointments
• Postdoctoral Associate, MIT, 2013-2014
• Lawrence Scholar, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 2010-2013
Public Professional Activities
• Delegate member of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE), Working Party on Electrochemical Engineering, one of two delegates representing Israel (2015-present)
• Chair of the International Working Group on Capacitive Deionization (2015-present)
• Team Leader at the Israel National Research Center for Electrochemical Propulsion (2014-present)
• Leader in Energy Science at the Grand Technion Energy Program (2014 present)
• Co-chair of the 2015 Capacitive Deionization & Electrosorption conference in Saarbrucken, Germany
Honors and Awards
• Alon Fellowship - Israel's Council for Higher Education (2015-2018)
• Horev Fellowship - Leaders in Science & Technology Program, Technion (2014-2016)
• Excellence in Publication Award - Physical & Life Sciences Division at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2012 & 2013)
• Lawrence Scholar Award - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2010-2013)
• National Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) PGS D PhD scholarship (2009-2012)
• Fonds québécois de la Recherche sur la Nature et les Technologies (FQRNT) PhD scholarship (declined, 2009)
• Fonds québécois de la Recherche sur la Nature et les Technologies (FQRNT) Masters' scholarship (2007-2009)

Research Topics

המחקר שלי עוסק בפיתוח הדור הבא של התקנים לאחסון אנרגיהיצור אנרגיה והתפלת מיםעיקר העניין שלי הוא במערכות אלקטרוכימיות אשר עושות שימוש בזרימה דרך תווך נקבוביכגון סוללות זרימה ומכשירי התפלה קיבוליתהמחקר שלי משלב מחקר בסיסי של תופעות מעבר ואלקטרוכימיה באלקטרודות נקבוביותיחד עם ייצור של אבי טיפוסבמטרה ליצור טכנולוגיות בעלות השפעה רחבה


  • S Schlumpberger, NB Lu, ME Suss, MZ Bazant. "Scalable and Continuous Water Deionization by Shock Electrodialysis." Submitted to Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 2015.
  • PM Biesheuvel, HVM Hamelers, ME Suss. "Theory of water desalination by porous electrodes with immobile chemical charge." Submitted to Physics Review Letters, 2015
  • ME Suss, K Conforti, L Gilson, CR Buie, MZ Bazant, "Towards a cyclable laminar flow battery". Submitted to Journal of Power Sources, 2015.
  • ME Suss, S Porada, X Sun, PM Biesheuvel, J Yoon, V Presser, "Water desalination via capacitive deionization: What is it and what can we expect from it?" Invited perspective paper, Energy & Environmental Science, 2015, 8, 2296-2319
  • ME Suss, PM Biesheuvel, TF Baumann, M Stadermann, JG Santiago. "Spatially and temporally resolved measurements of salt concentration between charging porous electrodes for desalination by capacitive deionization". Environmental Science & Technology, 2014, 48, 2008-2015.
  • ME Suss, TF Baumann, MA Worsley, KA Rose, T Jaramillo, M Stadermann, JG Santiago. "Impedance-based study of capacitive porous carbon electrodes with hierarchical and bimodal porosity". Journal of Power Sources, 2013, 241, 266-273.
  • ME Suss, TF Baumann, WL Bourcier, CM Spadaccini, KA Rose, JG Santiago, M Stadermann. "Capacitive desalination with flow-through electrodes". Energy and Environmental Science, 2012, 5, 9511-9519
  • J Biener, M Stadermann, M Suss, MA Worsley, MM Biener, KA Rose and TF Baumann. "Advanced carbon aerogels for energy applications". Energy and Environmental Science, 2011, 4, 656-667