Thijs Besseling

DSM Eindhoven



T. H. Besseling, A. Imhof & A. van Blaaderen, Real-space measurements of nematic and smectic phases of monodisperse colloidal silica rods, submitted (2014)

B. Liu, T. H. Besseling, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Confinement induced plastic crystal-to-crystal transitions in rod-like particles with long-ranged repulsion, submitted (2014)

T. Vissers, T. H. Besseling, A. van Blaaderen and A. Imhof, Sustained rotational instabilities and crystalization in driven suspensions of oppositely charged colloids, submitted (2014)

A. Kuijk, A. Imhof, M.H.W. Verkuijlen, T.H. Besseling, E.R.H. van Eck, A. van Blaaderen, Colloidal silica rods: material properties and fluorescent labeling, Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 31, 706-713 (2014)

B. Liu, T. H. Besseling, M. Hermes, A.F. Demirörs, A. Imhof, A van Blaaderen, Switching Plastic Crystals of Colloidal Rods with Electric Fields. Nature Communications 5, 3092 (2014)

T. H. Besseling, M. Hermes, A. Fortini, M. Dijkstra, A. Imhof and A. van Blaaderen, Oscillatory shear-induced 3D order in colloidal hard-sphere fluids, Soft Matter 8, 6931-6939 (2012)

  2015 – Scientific publications
Besseling, T. H., Hermes, M., Kuijk, A., de Nijs, B., Deng, T-S, Dijkstra, M., Imhof, A., van Blaaderen, A. & Dijkstra, Marjolein (20-05-2015). Determination of the positions and orientations of concentrated rod-like colloids from 3D microscopy data. Journal of physics. Condensed matter, 27 (19) (13 p.).
Besseling, T. H., Jose, J. & Blaaderen, A. Van (01-01-2015). Methods to calibrate and scale axial distances in confocal microscopy as a function of refractive index. Journal of Microscopy, 257 (2), (pp. 142-150) (9 p.).
 2014 – Scientific publications
Kwaadgras, Bas W., Besseling, Thijs H., Coopmans, Tim J., Kuijk, Anke, Imhof, Arnout, Blaaderen, Alfons Van, Dijkstra, Marjolein & Roij, René Van (07-11-2014). Orientation of a dielectric rod near a planar electrode. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 16 (41), (pp. 22575-22582) (8 p.).