2013 - Guest Editor, Special Issue on Low Carbon and Energy Efficient Road Vehicles, Energy and Power journal
2012 - present - Editorial Board Member, American Journal of Mechanical Engineering
2012 - Member, Judging Committee, Establishment of Knowledge Center in Development of Oil Replacement for Transportation, Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology
2010 - present - Member (Technion representative), Technical Committee 1317 on Electric Vehicle, the Standards Institution of Israel
2003 - present - Member, National Steering Committee on Automotive Engineering, Israeli Engineers Chamber
2002 - 2005 - Member (Israeli representative), EU COST 346 Action "Emissions and Fuel Consumption from Heavy Duty Vehicles" Management Committee, Appointed by the Ministry of Science
2001 - Israeli representative at the EU PREMTECH (Advanced propulsion systems and emission reduction technologies) final dissemination event. Appointed by the Ministry of Transportation
Membership in Professional Societies
SAE - International Society of Automotive Engineers
ISEEQS - Israel Society for Ecology and Environmental Quality Sciences
Honors and Awards
2013 - Excellence in Teaching, Technion, Citation
2012 - Excellence in Teaching, Technion, Citation
2010 - Excellence in Teaching, Technion, Citation
1998 - Science on Service of Environment - Leading Research Projects in the field. Israeli Ministry of Environment, Special Jubilee edition of selected studies (together with Y. Zvirin, M. Gutman, E. Golgotiu, Y. Aleinikov)
L. Tartakovsky, V. Baibikov, M. Veinblat: Comparative performance analysis of SI engine fueled by ethanol and methanol reforming products. SAE Technical Paper No. 2013-01-2617, October 2013.
L. Tartakovsky, M. Gutman, D. Popescu, M. Shapiro: Comparative analysis of energy and environmental impacts of urban buses and passenger cars. Environment and Pollution 2(3): 81-91, 2013.
Y. Shukhman, V. Baibikov, A. Marmur, M. Veinblat, L. Tartakovsky: Internal combustion engine response to presence of combustion inhibitors in the ambient air. SAE Int. J. Engines 6(2): 1138-1144, 2013.
L. Tartakovsky, V. Baibikov, J. Czerwinski, M. Gutman, M. Kasper, D. Popescu, M. Veinblat, Y. Zvirin: In-vehicle particle air pollution and its mitigation. Atmospheric Environment 64: 320-328, 2013.
L. Tartakovsky, A. Mosyak, Y. Zvirin: Energy analysis of ethanol steam reforming for internal combustion engine. International Journal of Energy Research 37: 259-267, 2013.
L. Tartakovsky, V. Baibikov, M. Gutman, M. Veinblat, J. Reif: Simulation of Wankel engine Performance Using a Commercial Software for Piston Engines. SAE Technical Paper No. 2012-32-0098, October 2012.
L. Tartakovsky, B. Aronov, Y. Zvirin: Modeling the regeneration processes in diesel particulate filters. Energy and Power 2(5): 96-106, 2012.
L. Tartakovsky, Baibikov, V., Veinblat, M., Popescu, D., Zvirin, Y., Gutman, M.: Mileage Influence on Conversion Efficiency of Catalytic Converter from In-Use Vehicles. SAE Int. J. Engines 5(4): 1617-1623, 2012.
L. Tartakovsky, V. Baibikov, M. Gutman, A. Mosyak, M. Veinblat: Performance analysis of SI engine fueled by ethanol steam reforming products. SAE Technical Paper No. 2011-01-1992, 10 p., September 2011.