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     Ph. D. Thesis: Title:“Seasonal variations of the surface properties of

    the arable gray forest soil”. Supervisor Prof. L. O. Karpachevsky.

    (1981). Pushchino, USSR Biological Center (in Russian), (5, 6, 9 in

    Book Chapters; 2, 3, 4 in Reviewed Journals, 1 in Conference Papers).

Book Chapters

1. Polubesova, T. Regularities of Xenobiotics Behavior in Soils.

    (1978). 25 p. VINITI Publishers. Moscow. Russia (in Russian) 2. Belitsina, G.D., Polubesova, T. Peculiarities of lead behavior in

    spodosols.- In: Heavy Metals in the Environment. (1980). P. 45-50.

    MGU Publishers. Moscow. Russia (in Russian).

    3. Polubesova, T., Zykov M. B. Agroecosystems and Biosphere.

    (1982). 32 p. VINITI Publishers. Moscow. Russia (in Russian). 4. Polubesova, T. Harvest Index of Crops. (1984). 111 p. VINITI

    Publishers. Moscow. Russia (in Russian).

    5. Ponizovsky, A., Polubesova, T. Regimes of Soil Solution

    Composition and Exchangeable Cations in Arable Gray Forest Soil.

    (1986). 29 p. USSR Academy Biological Center. Pushchino. Russia

    (in Russian).

    6. Polubesova, T. A. Regimes and spatial variability of exchangeable

    cations and anion exclusion volume in gray forest soil. In:

    Geographical Aspects of Food Program. (1986). P.16-22. VINITI

    Publishers. Moscow. Russia (in Russian).

    7. Korsunskaya, L. P., Polubesova, T., Gugalinskaya L. A., Shcherbakov

    R. A. Utilization of ion-selective electrodes to study soil heterogeneity.

    In: Application of Ionometric Methods in Soil Science. (1987). P.52-56.

    USSR Academy Biological Center, Pushchino. Russia (in Russian). 8. Polubesova, T., Hammad C. A., Karpachevsky L.O., Ponizovsky A. A.

    Effect of soluble soils on the soil moisture potential. In: Hydrophisical

    Functions of Soils. (1987). P.29-35. AFI Publishers. Leningrad. Russia

    (in Russian).

    9. Polubesova, T., Ponizovsky, A. A. Regimes and regime-forming factors

    of anion exclusion volume in gray forest soil. In: Conjugated Studies of

    Agroecosystem Productivity. (1988). P.77-85. USSR Academy Biological

    Center. Pushchino. Russia (in Russian).

    10. Orlov, D.S., Voronin, A. D., Rozhkov, S.V., Ponizovsky, A. A.,

    Polubesova, T., Pinsky, D.L. Soils: Terms and Determinations. USSR

    State Standard. (1988). 13 p. Moscow. Russia (in Russian). 11. Pampura, T. V., Polubesova,T., Pachepsky, Ya. A., Ponizovsky, A. A.

    Spatial variability and seasonal changes of chemical properties in dark

    chest-nut soils. In: Spatial and Temporal Variations in Soils. (1990).


    P.178-186. USSR Academy Biological Center. Pushchino. Russia (in


    12. Nir, S., Rytwo, G., Polubesova, T., Undabeytia , T., Serban, C. Adsorption

    of organic cations on clays: Experimental results and modeling. In:

    Organo-Clay Complexes and Interactions. (2001). P. 193-222. S. Yariv

    and H. Cross (eds.). Marcel Decker Publ. N-Y.

    13. Polubesova, T., Rubin B. Comportamiento de los herbicidas en el

    suelo. In: Herbicidas: Bioquimica, Fisiologia y Usos. (2006). R. de

    Prado and J. Jorrin (eds). (in press) (in Spanish)

    14. Nir S., El-Nahhal Y., Undabeytia T., Rytwo G., Polubesova T., Mishael

    Y., Rabinovitz O., Rubin B. Clays and Pesticides. In: Handbook of clay

    science. (2006). F. Bergaya,. G. Lagaly, and B.K.G Theng, (eds). Elsevier

    Science Publisher, 550 p.


Publications in Reviewed Journals

     1. Polubesova, T. (1982). Pesticide adsorption and desorption in

    soils. Agrochimia 11:120-126 (in Russian).

     2. Stawinsky, Y., Jozefaciuk, G., Ponizovsky, A. A., Polubesova T.

    (1989). Changes of soil microstructure due to the saturation of soil

    with calcium ions, determined on the basis of anion exclusion

    volume measurement. Polish Journal of Soil Sci. 22: 53-58.

     3. Polubesova, T., Ponizovsky, A., Stawinsky, Y. (1990). Application

    of the theory of the double electric layer to the evolution of anion

    exclusion volume in soils. Soviet Soil Sci. 22:59-66.

     4. Ponizovsky, A. A., Polubesova,T. (1991). Seasonal variations of

    the composition of soil solutions and of the surface properties of soil

    particles in an arable gray forest soil. Soviet Soil Sci. 23: 35-450.

     5. Rivkina,Ye. M., Ponizovsky, A. A., Samarkin, V. A., Polubesova T.,

    Pachepsky, Ya. A. (1992). Changes in soil composition under

    anaerobiosis conditions. Biologicheskiye Nauki 12:143-151 (in


     6. Ponizovsky, A. A., Korsunskaya, L. P., Polubesova, T.,

     Salimgareeva, O. Aleksane, E. S., Pachepsky, Ya. A. (1993).

     Methods for determining the specific surface of soil from water


     adsorption. Eurasian Soil Sci. 25:12-29.

     7. Pachepsky, Ya. A., Ivanova, S. A., Korsunskaya, L. P., Polubesova

    T. (1993). Anion adsorption by krasnozem. Pochvovedenie 9:107-

    115 (in Russian).

     8. Jozefaciuk, G., Hajnos, M., Sokolowska, Z., Stawinski, J.,

    Polubesova, T., Ponizovsky, A. A. (1993). Adhesion of humic acids

    to nonreactive surfaces: effect on surface free energy and wettability

    of glass. International Agrophysics 7:235-239.


9. Pachepsky, Ya. A., Ivanova, S. A., Korsunskaya, L. P., Polubesova

    T. Adsorption of chloride, nitrate and sulphate anions by

    Krasnozem. (1994). Agrochimica, XXXVIII, 5-6:305-314.

    10. Polubesova, T. A., Shirshova, L. T., Lefevfre, M., Romanenkov, V.

    A. (1996). Effect of freezing and thawing on the surface chemical

    properties of sois and clays. Eurasian Soil Sci. 28 (11):72-78.

    11. Polubesova, T., Chorover, J., Sposito, G. (1995). Surface charge

    characteristics of podzolized soils. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 59:772-777.

    12. Pachepsky, Ya. A., Polubesova, T., Hainos, M., Sokolowska, Z.,

    Jozefaciuk, G. (1995). Fractal parameters of pore surface area as

    influenced by simulated soil degradation. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J.


    13. Pachepsky, Ya. A., Polubesova,T., Hainos, M., Sokolowska, Z.,

    Jozefaciuk, G. (1995). Parameters of surface heterogeneity from

    laboratory experiments on soil degradation. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J.


    14. Polubesova, T. A. Rytwo, G., Nir, S., Serban, C., Margulies, L.

    (1997). Adsorption of benzyltrimethylammonium and

    benzyltriethylammonium on montmorillonite: experimental studies

    and model calculations. Clays Clay Miner. 45:834-841.

    15. Polubesova T., Pachepsky Ya. A., Josefaciuk. G. (1997).

    Comparison of three techniques to assess surface heterogeneity of

    solids on soil. International Agrophysics 11:189-198.

    16. El-Nahhal, Y. Z., Nir, S., Polubesova, T., Margulies, L., Rubin B.

    (1997). Organo-clay formulations of alachlor: reduced leaching and

    improved efficacy. Brighton Crop Conf. Weeds 1:21-26.

    17. El-Nahhal, Y. Z., Nir, S., Polubesova, T. Margulies, L., Rubin, B.

    (1998), Leaching, phytotoxicity and weed control of new

    formulations of alachlor: laboratory and field experiments. J. Agr.

    Food Chem. 46:3305-3313.

    18. Polubesova, T., Nir, S. (1999). Modeling of organic and inorganic

    cation sorption by illite. Clays Clay Miner. 47:366-374.

    19. Undabeytia, T., Nir, S., Polubesova, T., Rytwo G., Morillo E.,

    Maqueda C. (1999). Adsorption-desorption of chlordimeform on

    montmorillonite: effect of clay aggregation and competative

    adsorption with cadmium. Environ. Sci. Techn. 33:864-869.

    20. El-Nahhal, Y. Z. Nir, S., Polubesova, T., Margulies, L., Rubin, B.

    (1999). Movement of metolachlor in soil: effect of new organo-clay

    formulations. Pestic. Sci. 55:1-8.

    21. Nir, S., Undabeytia, T., Yaron-Marcovich D., El Nahhal, Y. Z.,

    Polubesova, T. Serban, C., Rytwo, G., Lagaly, G., Rubin, B. (2000).

    Optimization of adsorption of hydrophobic herbicides on

    montmorillonite preadsorbed by monovalent organic cations:

    interactions between phenyl rings. Environ. Sci. Techn. 34:1269



    22. Polubesova, T. Undabeytia, T., Nir, S., Chertkova, L., Van Damme

    H., Annabi - Bergaya F. (2000). Adsorption of sulfometuron and

    other anions on pillared clay. J. Environ. Quality 29:948-954.

    23. Nennemann, A., Mishael, Y., Nir, S., Rubin, B., Polubesova, T., Bergaya, F., Van Damme, H., Lagaly, G. (2001).Clay-based

    formulations of metolachlor with reduced leaching. Applied Clay

    Science, 18: 265-275.

    24. Polubesova, T., Nir, S., Rabinovitz O., Rubin B. (2001). Mepiquat-

    acetochlor formulations: sorption and leaching. Applied Clay

    Science 18:299-307.

    25. El-Nahhal, Y. Z., Undabeytia, T., Polubesova, T., Mishael, Y., Nir,

    S., Rubin, B. (2001). Organo-clay formulations of pesticides:

    reduced leaching and photodegradation. Applied Clay Science


    26. Polubesova, T., Nir, S., Borisover, M., Gerstl, Z., Rubin, B. (2001).

    Formulations of the anionic herbicide imazaquin based on its

    sorption on crystal violet-montmorillonite complexes. BCPC

    Symposium Proc. “Pesticide behaviour in soils and water “.78:65-70. 27. Polubesova, T., Nir, S., Gerstl, Z., Borisover, M., Rubin B. (2002).

    Imazaquin adsorbed on pillared clay and crystal violet-

    montmorillonite complexes for reduced leaching in soil. J. Environ.

    Quality 31:1657-1664.

    28. Polubesova T., Nir S., Rabinovitz O., Borisover M., Rubin B.

    (2003). Sulfentrazone adsorbed on micelle-montmorillonite

    complexes for slow release in soil. J. Agric. Food Chem. 51:3410-

    3414. 29. PolubesovaT., Epstein M., Yariv S., Lapides I., NirS. (2004).

    Adsorption of alizarinate-micelle complexes on Na-montmorillonite.

    Applied Clay Science 24: 177-183. I 30. Chefetz B, Bilkis Y. I. , Polubesova T.. (2004). Sorption-desorption

    behavior of triazine and phenylurea herbicides in Kishon river

    sediments. Water Res. 38: 4383-4394. 31. Polubesova T., Nir S.,Zadaka D.,RabinovitzO., SerbanC. , Groisman L., Rubin B. (2005). Water purification of organic

    pollutants by optimized micelle-clay systems. Environ. Sci. Techn.

    39: 2343-2348. 32. Zadaka D., Polubesova T., Mishael Y., Spitzy A., Koeler H., Wakshal E., Rabinovitz O., Nir S. (2005). Determination of release of

    organic cations from micelle-clay complexes and their re-adsorption in

    sand/clay columns. Applied Clay Science 29: 282-286.

    33. Polubesova T., Zadaka D., Groisman L., Nir S. (2006). Water

    remediation by micelle-clay system: Case study for tetracycline and

    sulfonamide antibiotics. Water Research 40: 2369-2374. 34. Zadaka, D.; Mishael, Y.G.; Polubesova, T.; Serban, C.; Nir, S.

     (2007). Application of modified silicate mineral sorbents for removal of

     organic pollutants from water: Comparison with activated carbon. Applied

     Clay Sci. 36:174 -181.


    35. Polubesova, T., Sherman-Nakache, M., Chefetz, B. (2007). Binding of pyrene to hydrophobic fractions of dissolved organic matter: effect of polyvalent metal complexation. Environ. Sci. Technol. 41: 5389-5394. 36. Polubesova, T., Chen, Y., Navon, R. Chefetz, B. (2008). Interactions of

    3+2+Hydrophobic Fractions of Dissolved Organic Matter with Fe- and Cu-

    Montmorillonite. Environ. Sci. Technol. 42:4797-4803.

    37. Polubesova T., Chefetz, B. (2008). Sorption of herbicides and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by Kishon River sediment. Advances in GeoEcology.

    In: Dazzi C and Costantini E. (Eds.) The soil of tomorrow- Soils Changing in a Changing World. Advances in GeoEcology 39. Catena Verlag GMBH, pp.443-455.

    38. Polubesova T., Borisover, M. (2009). Two components of chloride anion exclusion volume in montmorillonitic soils. Colloids and Surfaces A:

    Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 347:175-179.

    39. Polubesova T., Chen Y., Stefan C., Selle M., Werner P., Chefetz B. (2009). 2+3+Sorption of polyaromatic compounds by organic matter-coated Ca and Fe -

    montmorillonite. Geoderma 154:36-41.

    40. Polubesova T., Eldad, S., Chefetz, B. (2010). Adsorption and oxidative transformation of phenolic acids by Fe(III)-montmorillonite. Environ. Sci. Technol. 44:4203-4209.

    41 Chefetz B., Eldad S. and Polubesova T. (2011). Interactions of aromatic 2+3+acids with montmorillonite: Ca- and Fe -saturated clays versus 3+2+Fe - Ca-clay system. Geoderma 160: 608-613. 42. Olshansky Y., Polubesova T., VetterW., Chefetz B. (2011). Sorption-

    desorption behavior of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in soils. Environ. Poll. 159: 2375-2379.

Conference Papers:

     1. Polubesova, T., Ponizovsky, A. A Proposed method to study the

    regime of exchangeable cations. In: Proc. Conf. of Soil Scientists.

    (1991). P.169-173. VINITY Publishers. Moscow. Russia (in


     2. Polubesova, T., Shirshova, L.T. Effect of prolonged freezing on stchemical properties of soils and clays. - Proc. of 1 Intern. Conf. on

    Cryopedology, November, 10-14, 1992. P.140-145. USSR Academy

    Biological Center. Pushchino. Russia (in Russian).

     3. Polubesova, T., Sokolowska, Z., Jozefaciuk, G., Hainos, M,

    Pachepsky, Ya.A. Changes in soil physico-chemical and geometrical

    properties under degradation factors. Proc. of Intern. Conf. in

    Physical Chemistry and Mass-Exchange Processes in Soils.

    Pushchino, October, 12-16,1992. (1993). P.90 -93.USSR Academy

    Biological Center. Pushchino. Russia (in Russian).

     4. Polubesova, T., Shirshova, L.T. Exchangeable cations and

    composition of organic matter in soils as affected by acidification

    and freezing. In: I.K.Iskandar, E.A.Wright, J.K. Radke, B. S. Sharatt,

    P.H. Groenevelt, and L.D.Hinzman (eds.) Proc. of Intern. Symp. on

    Physics, Chemistry, and Ecology of Seasonally Frozen Soils.


    Fairbanks, Alyaska, June 10-12, (1997). P.384-390. CRREL Spec.

    Rept. 97-10. U. S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engeneering

    Laboratory. Hanover NH.

     5. Shirshova, L.,T., Khomutova, T,.E., Polubesova, T. A., Yermolaev,

    A.M. “Fractions of soil organic substances isolated by resin-alkali

    extraction technique: study the influence of ecological conditions.

    Proc. of Symp. on Refractory Organic Substances in the

    Environment - ROSE. (F.H. Frimmel and Gudrun Abbt-Braun

    Herausgeber). Karlsruhe (1997). P 80-82.

     6. Polubesova T., Nir S., El-Nahhal Y., Gerstl Z., Serban C.,

    Pabinovitz O., Rubin B. Sorption of neutral and anionic herbicides

    on organo-clays for reduced leaching in soil. Proc. of ICWRER 2002

    Conference (G. H. Schmitz ed.). Dresden. July 22-25. (2002). V2. P.



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