Post-Doctoral position, Neurobiology department; California University San Diego, USA. Supervisor: Prof. Allen Selverston; field of research: from neurons to behaviour.
Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics; Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot.
Supervisors: Prof. Lee Segel and Prof. Hanna Parnas (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) field of research: Physiological models of neuronal networks; Decision-making models.
M.Sc. in Applied mathematics; Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot (Feinberg Prize for the master thesis). Supervisors: Prof. Lee Segel and Prof. Hanna Parnas (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) field of research: Physiological models for neurotransmitter release and modulation
B.Sc. in Computer Science, cum laude, Information Systems, Technion, Haifa
2001: "Design and health" consultant on projects for Klalit Health Services, Abrabanel Mental health hospital, Aleh Negev village for disable adults and in the private sector in Israel and in Greece
2008 – 2009 Day centre for autistic children, Athens, Greece. Design & Health
Consultancy; Lighting consultancy; Adaptation of the center to the
special needs of the children. Architect & Contractor firm: http://www.synthesis-architects.gr/index.html
2007 – now Klalit Health Services. Design & Health consultancy; Adapted Environment and Lighting consultancy for the new wing of the Levinshtein Hospital in Raanana. Architect: Israel Gavrieli http://www.clalit.co.il/HE-IL/english
2007 – 2008 Eve Family center, Tel-Aviv. A 450 m2 multi purpose complex, located in a basement area with special challenges due to lack of natural lighting and building constraints. Adapted Environment and Lighting consultancy. Architect: Studio Gad. http://www.studiogad.com/
2004 – 2006 Mental Health Hospital Nes-Tziona; Interior design of the Internal Adult Department Beit. Architect: Ioly Ben-David
2001 – 2008 Aleh Negev village for disabled adults. A 25 Acre (100 dunam) village based on a novel concept of "inverse integration". Accompanying the project since the initial concept phase. Consultancy on: -Lighting;
-Designing of classrooms for the special education school;
-Vocational therapy center;
-Signposts for the village and
-Refuge garden project (under planning)
-Principal Promoter and manager Israela Nevo; http://www.aleh.org/eng/branch_negev.asp;
The consultancies are based on collaboration with the project's promoters, architects, designers and contractors according to the specific configuration. Usually the training and experience in technical and implementation issues is employed in the projects as well.
Since 1991: a variety of senior roles in the Israeli Hi –Tech industries; such as algorithms developer, R&D department manager and CTO in companies such as Applied Materials,
Elscint, Orbot, Optimata and ALD (Advanced Logistic Development).
Chrysikou, E., Lustig, C. (2014), Accessibility for Fully Mobile Patients: The Case of Children with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders; 7th Cambridge Workshop of Universal Access and Assistive Technology Proceedings (CWUAAT), Langdom P., Lazar J., Heylighen A., Dong H. (Eds)
Chrysikou, E., Lustig, C. (2009), Accessibility for well being: combined case studies of fully mobile autistic and mentally ill clients; "Accessibility and safety for all" conference; Aristotle Univ. Thessaloniki, Greece
Nevo, I, Lustig C. (2009). Inverse-Inclusion in an Israeli village designed for people with special needs; Creating Enviable Lives: The Business Plan Conference; AAIDD (American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities), New Orleans, USA
Nevo, I, Lustig C. (2009). Aleh-Negev. An example for planning for emergency preparedness; Creating Enviable Lives: The Business Plan Conference; AAIDD (American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities), New Orleans, USA
Ne'eman E., Yarmulinsky A, Lustig C (2008). The Future Building - A Dynamic Humane Solar Shell: need and feasibility considerations; Balkan Lighting Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Lustig, C. Chrysikou, E. (2008), Quality architecture as a means for the reduction of running costs for healthcare facilities: architect, therapist and neurobiologists co-operation in a Faliro Project;The 4th Panhellenic Congress on Management, Economics and Health Policy, Athens, Greece (Greek)
Ne'eman E., Yarmulinsky A, Lustig C (2008). Ways to save energy for lighting Electrical Engineering Conference, Eilat, Israel (2008). SEEEI Israel (Hebrew).
Ne'eman E., Yarmulinsky A, Lustig C (2007). The building of the future: Walldow – Dynamic shell for human comfort and saving Electricity and People (Vol 15, Nov 2007), SEEEI Israel (Hebrew).
Ne'eman E., Yarmulinsky A, Lustig C (2007). Electrical lighting sources: The incandescence bulb age. Part 2. Electricity and People (Vol. 14, Aug 2007), SEEEI Israel (Hebrew).
Ne'eman E., Yarmulinsky A, Lustig C (2007). Electrical lighting sources: a historical account; Part 1; Electricity and People (Vol 13 6-2007), SEEEI Israel (Hebrew).
Lustig C, Yarmulinsky A, Ne'eman E (2007). Control of Lighting in Workspaces. Electricity and People (Vol 12, Feb 2007), SEEEI Israel (Hebrew).
Ne'eman E., Yarmulinsky A, Lustig C (2007). The Future Building - A Dynamic Humane Solar Shell. The 26th Session of the CIE, Beijing, China.
Lustig C, Yarmulinsky A, Ne'eman E (2006). Individual Control of Local Lighting. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 2nd CIE Expert Symposium on "Lighting and Health."
Lustig C (2004). System and method for manipulating sleep architecture by sub-awakening non--intrusive stimulation. US Patent No: 7,749,154
Eran Y, Greenberg G, Lustig C, Ami J (1997). Real-time line width measurements: a new feature for reticle inspection systems. Photo Mask Japan.
Susswein AJ, Ziv I, Lustig C (1994). Behavioral correlates of decision-making in Aplysia fasciata: quantification of a common arousal mechanism. In: Molluscan Neurobiology, Kits KS, Boer HH, Joose J, editors.: North Holland, Amsterdam/Oxford/New York, pp 49-54.
Ziv I, Lustig C, Ben-Zion M, Susswein AJ (1991). Daily variation of multiple behaviors in Aplysia fasciata: integration of feeding, reproduction, and locomotion. Behav Neural Biol 55(1):86-107.
Ziv I, Markovich S, Lustig C, Susswein AJ (1991). Effects of food and mates on time budget in Aplysia fasciata: integration of feeding, reproduction, and locomotion. Behav Neural Biol 55(1):68-85.
Ziv I, Lustig C, Markovich S, Susswein AJ (1991). Sequencing of behaviors in Aplysia fasciata: integration of feeding, reproduction, and locomotion. Behav Neural Biol 56(2):148-169.
Lustig C, Parnas H, Segel L (1990). Release kinetics as a tool to describe drug effects on neurotransmitter release. J Theor Biol 144(2):225-248.
Lustig C, Parnas H, Segel L (1989). Neurotransmitter release: development of a theory for total release based on kinetics. J Theor Biol 136(2):151-170.
Lustig C, Parnas H, Segel L (1986). On the quantal hypothesis of neurotransmitter release: an explanation for the calcium dependence of the binomial parameters. J Theor Biol 120(2):205-213.
Lectures and workshops in the field of the impact of Design on Health for the normative
and the disabled to such organizations as
The ministry of social affair and social services, Israel
SEEEI (The Israeli society of electrical and electronic engineers)
Beit Issie Shapiro – Institute for disabled children
The Newe-Tzedek Mediation Center
CIE lighting section, Israel
and the private sector in Israel (architecture, health architecture, landscape architecture companies; the lectures and workshops deal with the interplay between design, lighting, performance and health)