Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Abelev, Esta
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Abelev, Esta
Technical Director, PINSE
Visiting Research Associate Professor
Office: B-01
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PhD, Materials Engineering and Science, 2006, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
MS, Materials Engineering and Science, 2003, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
BE, Chemical Engineering, 2000, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Y. Ein-Eli, E. Abelev, D. Starosvetsky "Food Preservatives Serving as Non-Selective Metals & Alloys Corrosion Inhibitors." Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters 2006, 9(1), B5-B7.
E. Abelev, N. Sezin, Y. Ein-Eli, "An Alternative Isolation of Tungsten Tips for a Scanning Tunneling Microscope." Review of Scientific Instruments 2005, 76(10), 1064.
E. Abelev, D. Starosvetsky, M. Auinat, Y. Ein-Eli, “Copper Passivity in Carbonate Base Solutions and its Application in Chemical Mechanical Planarization (CMP).” Passivation of Metals and Semiconductors, and Properties of Thin Oxide Layers 2006, 125-130.
E. Abelev, A.J. Smith, A.W. Hassel, Y. Ein-Eli, “Copper Repassivation Characteristics in Carbonate-Based Solutions.”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society 2006, 153, B337.
E. Abelev, D. Starosvetsky, Y. Ein-Eli, “Potassium Sorbate - A New Aqueous Copper Corrosion Inhibitor Electrochemical and Spectroscopic Studies.” Electrochimica Acta 2007, 52(5), 1975-1982.
E. Abelev, D. Starosvetsky, Y. Ein-Eli,“Enhanced Copper Surface Protection in Aqueous Solutions Containing Short Chain n-Alkanoic Acid Potassium Salts.” Langmuir 2007, 23(22), 11281-11288.
E. Abelev, J. Sellberg, T.A. Ramanarayanan, S.L. Bernasek, “Effect of H2S on Fe corrosion in CO2-saturated Brine.” Journal of Materials Science 2009, 44 (22), 6167–6181.
E. Abelev, T.A. Ramanarayanan, S.L. Bernasek, “Iron Corrosion in CO2/Brine at Low H2S Concentrations: An electrochemical and Surface Science Study.” Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 2009, 156(9), C331-C339.
S. Suzer, E. Abelev, S.L. Bernasek, "Impedance-type measurements using XPS." Applied Surface Science 2009, 256(5), 1296-1298.
E. Barton Cole, P. Lakkaraju, D. Rampulla, A. Morris, E. Abelev, A. Bocarsly, "Using a One-Electron Shuttle for the Multielectron Reduction of CO2 to Methanol: Kinetic, Mechanistic, and Structural Insights." Journal of American Chemical Society 2010, 132 (33), 11539-11551.