Ms. Christina Belalov
2006-2008 M.Sc. Environmental Engineering, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel. Thesis: “Studies of inactivation and transport of viruses in porous media with a new nanoscale tool - labeled bacteriophages” (Advisor: Ph.D. V. Gitis).
2002-2004 B.Sc. (cum laude) Chemical Engineering, specialization in Biotechnology Sami Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer-Sheva, Israel Project: “Baker's yeast catalyzed asymmetric reduction in glycerol”.
Since 2004 Research Associate, Centre for Green Chemistry, Chemical Engineering Department, Sami Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer-Sheva, Israel.
2010-2016 Characteristics and study of Bacterial biofilms
Since 2006 B.Sc. program
Introduction to chemical engineering 1-3
Fundamentals of Mass Transfer
Fundamentals of Biochemical Engineering
Unit Operation of Chemical Engineering Lab
Bioreactors and Scale up Lab
Wolfson, A., Dlugy, C., Tavor, D. Baker's yeast catalyzed asymmetric reduction of prochiral ketones in different reaction mediums. Org. Commun., 2013;6-1, 1-11.
Wolfson, A., Dlugy, C., Karanet, A. Tavor, D. Sustainable one-pot synthesis of cinnamyl acetate in triacetin. Tetrahedron Letters, 2012, Volume 53, Issue 34, 22, Pages 4565-4567.
Gitis, V., Dlugy, C., Ziskind, G., Sladkevich, S., Lev, O., Fluorescent clays—Similar transfer with sensitive detection, Chemical Engineering Journal, Volume 174, Issue 1, 2011, Pages 482-488.
Tavor, D., Gefen, I., Dlugy, C., Wolfson, A. Transfer-hydrogenations of nitrobenzne using glycerol as solvent and hydrogen donor. Synth. Commun. 2011;41(22);3409-3416.
Wolfson, A., Azran, E., Dlugy, C., Tavor, D. Base catalyzed glycerolysis of benzyl acetate, Lett. in Org. Chem. 2011;8(7);504-508.
Tavor, D., Sheviev, O., Dlugy, C., Wolfson, A. Transfer-hydrogenations of benzaldehyde using glycerol as solvent and hydrogen source. Canadian J. Chem. 2010; 88(4):305-308.
Wolfson, A., Atyya, A., Dlugy, C., Tavor, D. Glycerol triacetate as solvent and acyl donor in the production of isoamyl acetate with Candida Antarctica lipase B. Bioprocess and Biosystems Eng. 2010;33(3):363.
Wolfson, A., Dlugy, C., Tavor, D., Shotland, Y., Glycerol as solvent and hydrogen donor in transfer hydrogenation–dehydrogenation reactions, Tetrahedron Letters, Volume 50, Issue 43, 2009, Pages 5951-5953
Wolfson, A., Litvak, G., Dlugy, C., Shotland Y., Tavor, D. Employing crude glycerol from biodiesel production as an alternative green reaction medium. Industrial Crops and Products 2009;30(1):78-81.
Aronino A., Dlugy C., Arkhangelsky E., Shandalov S., Oron G., Brenner A. and Gitis V., Removal of viruses from surface water and secondary effluents by sand filtration, Water Research, 2008.
Wolfson A., Haddad N., Dlugy C., Tavor D., and Shotland Y., Baker's yeast catalyzed asymmetric reduction of methyl acetoacetate in glycerol containing systems, Org. Commun. 2008;1(2):9-16.
Adi Wolfson and Christina Dlugy, Palladium Catalyzed Heck and Suzuki Coupling in Glycerol, Chem. Papers, 61, 228, 2007.
Wolfson A., Dlugy C., Tavor D., Blumenfeld J. and Shotland Y., Baker's yeast catalyzed asymmetric reduction in glycerol, tetrahedron Asymmetry, 2006, 17, 2043.
Adi Wolfson, Christina Dlugy and Yoram Shotland, Glycerol as a green solvent for high product yields and selectivities, Environ. Chem. Lett. 5, 67, 2006.
Christina Dlugy and Adi Wolfson Lipase catalyse glycerolysis for kinetic resolution of racemates, Bioprocess and Biosystems Eng. 5, 67, 2006.