Physics Department
Contact details:
Email: ibar (at) 
Phone: +972(0)86461571
Office: 54/227 
Key words for expertise:
Laser Spectroscopy, Quantum optics, Nonlinear optics, Stimulated Raman scattering
Vision for participation in the QI center:
We would like to use our experience in quantum optics to build single photon sources and quantum repeaters.
Selected publications:


  1. I. Malka, and I. Bar
    Point and proximal detection and imaging: Testing of a compact Raman spectrometer coupled with photo-guided sampling

    J. Mol. Struct. (in press) (2014) 
  2. N. Mayorkas, S. Cohen, H. Sachs, and I. Bar
    Photofragment ionization-loss stimulated Raman spectroscopy of a hydrated neurotransmitter: 2-phenylethylamine–water

    RSC Adv. 4, 58752-58757 (2014)
  3. Y. Ganot, S. Shrenkel, B. Barmashenko, and I. Bar
    Enhanced stimulated Raman scattering in temperature controlled liquid water 
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 061107 (2014).
  4. I. Malka, S. Rosenwaks and I. Bar
     Photo-guided sampling for rapid detection and imaging of traces of explosives by a compact Raman spectrometer 
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 221103 (2014)
  5. J. S. Penczak, R. Kupfer, I. Bar, and R. J. Gordon
    The role of plasma shielding in double-pulse femtosecond laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy  Spectrochim. Acta. B. 97 34-41 (2014)
  6. R. Kupfer, B. Barmashenko, and I. Bar
    Structure, dynamics and light localization in self-induced plasma photonic lattices 
    Phys. Rev. A.89, 043830 (1-8) (2014)


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