Publications 2021


  1. 3D atomic-scale dynamics of laser-light-induced restructuring of nanoparticles unraveled by electron tomography
    W. Albrecht, E. Arslan Irmak, T. Altantzis, A. Pedrazo-Tardajos, A. Skorikov, T. Song Deng, J.E.S. van der Hoeven, A. van Blaaderen, S. van Aert and S. Bals, Advanced Materials 33 (33), 2100972 (2021). DOI: 10.1002/adma.202100972.
  2. Point defects in crystals of charged colloids
    R.M. Alkemade, Jager, F. Smallenburg and L. Filion, The Journal of Chemical Physics 154, 164905 (2021). DOI: https: 10.1063/5.0047034.
  3. Chains of cubic colloids at fluid–fluid interfaces
    C. Anzivino, G. Soligno, R.van Roij and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 17 (4), 965-975 (2021). DOI: 10.1039/d0sm01815e. Supporting information: PDF 1, PDF 2, PDF 3, PDF 4, PDF 5, PDF 6, PDF 7, PDF 8.
  4. Nonconventional phases of colloidal nanorods with a soft corona
    G. Campos-Villalobos, M. Dijkstra and A. Patti, Physical Review Letters 126 (15), 158001 (2021). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.126.158001. Supporting information: PDF.
  5. Machine learning free-energy functionals using density profiles from simulations 
    P. Cats, S. Kuipers, S. de Wind, R. van Damme, G.M. Coli, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, APL Materials 9, 031109 (2021). DOI: 10.1063/5.0042558.
  6. Transformation of Co3O4 nanoparticles to CoO monitored by in-situ TEM and predicted ferromagnetism at the Co3O4/CoO interface from first principles
    X. Chen, H. van Gog and M.A. van Huis,  Journal of Materials Chemistry C 9, 5662-5675 (2021). DOI: 10.1039/d0tc05727D. Supporting information: PDF.
  7. A generalized density-modulated twist-splay-bend phase of banana-shaped particles
    M. Chiappini and M. Dijkstra, Nature Communications 12, 2157 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-22413-8. Supporting information: PDF1, PDF2.
  8. An artificial neural network reveals the nucleation mechanism of a binary colloidal AB13 crystal
    G.M. Coli and M. Dijkstra, ASC Nano 15 (3), 4335-4346 (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.0c07541. Supporting information: PDF, MP4
  9. From predictive modelling to machine learning and reverse engineering of colloidal self-assembly
    M.Dijkstra and E. Luijten, Nature Materials 20, 762-773 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41563-021-01014-2
  10. In situ electron microscopy study of structural transformations in 2D CoSe2
    D.S. Gavhane, H. van Gog, B. Thombare, G. Lole, L.C. Post, M.A. More and M.A. van Huis, npj 2D Materials and Applications 5, 24 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41699-021-00206-3. Supporting information: PDF, AVI1, AVI2, TAR
  11. In situ study of the wet chemical etching of SiO2 and nanoparticle@SiO2 core–shell nanospheres,
    A. Grau-Carbonell, S. Sadighikia, T.A.J. Welling, R.J.A. van Dijk-Moes, R. Kotni, M. Bransen, A. van Blaaderen and M.A. van Huis, ACS Applied Nano Materials 4 (2), 1136-1148 (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.0c02771. Supporting information: PDF, AVI 1, AVI 2, AVI 3, AVI 4, AVI 5, AVI 6, AVI 7, AVI 8.
  12. Single trap states in single CdSe nanoplatelets
    S.O.M. Hinterding, B.B.V. Salzmann, S.J.W. Vonk, D. Vanmaekelbergh, B.M. Weckhuysen, E.M. Hutter and F.T. Rabouw, ASC Nano 15 (4), 7216-7225 (2021). DOI:  10.1021/acsnano.1c00481. Supporting information: PDF.
  13. Unusual spectral diffusion of single CuInS2 quantum dots sheds light on the mechanism of radiative decay
    S.O.M. Hinterding, M.J.J. Mangnus, P.T. Prins, H.J. Jöbsis, S. Busatto, D. Vanmaekelbergh, C. de Mello Donega and  F.T. Rabouw, Nano Letters 21, 658-665 (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c04239.
  14. Unlocking synergy in bimetallic catalysts by core-shell design
    J.E.S. van der Hoeven, J. Jelic, L.A. Olthof, G. Totarella, R.J.A. van Dijk-Moes, J.-M. Krafft, C. Louis, F. Studt , A. van Blaaderen and P.E. de Jongh, Nature Materials 20, 1216-1220 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41563-021-00996-3. Supporting information: PDF, TXT
  15. Structural control over bimetallic core−shell nanorods for surface enhanced raman spectroscopy
    J.E.S. van der Hoeven, T.-S. Deng, W. Albrecht, L.A. Olthof, M.A. van Huis, P.E. de Jongh and A. van Blaaderen, ASC Omega 6 (10), 7034-7046 (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.0c06321. Supporting information: PDF.
  16. Defects in crystals of soft colloidal particles Jager, J. de Jong and L. Filion, Soft Matter 17, 5718-5729 (2021). DOI: 10.1039/D1SM00531F.
  17. Giant photon avalanches observed in nanoparticles
    A. Meijerink and F.T. Rabouw, Nature 589, 204-205 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/d41586-020-03659-6.
  18. Tailoring the stoichiometry of C3N4 nanosheets under electron beam irradiation
    R.G. Mendes, H.Q. Ta, X. Yang, A. Bachmatiuk, P. Praus, A. Mamakhel, B.B. Iversen, R. Su, T. Gemming and M.H. Rümmeli, Physical Chemistry Chemistry Physics 23, 4747-4756  (2021). DOI: 10.1039/D0CP06518H. Supporting information: PDF.
  19. Spontaneous organization of supracolloids into three-dimensional structured materials
    M-A. Moradi, E.D. Eren, M. Chiappini, S. Rzadkiewicz, M. Goudzwaard, M.M.J. van Rijt, A.D.A. Keizer, A.F. Routh, M. Dijkstra, G. de With, N. Sommerdijk, H. Friedrich and J.P. Patterson, Nature Materials 20 (4), 541-547 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41563-020-00900-5. Supporting information: PDF, Video 1, Video 2, Video 3, Video 4, Video 5, Video 6, Video 7.
  20. Oxide nanolayer formation on surface of modified blast furnace sludge particles during voltammetric cycling in alkaline media
    V. Novák, B. Kostura, P. Raška, K. Peterek Dědková, R.G. Mendes, T. Gemming and J. Leško, Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry 25, 365-372 (2021). DOI: 10.1007/s10008-020-04819-4.
  21. Liquid flow reversibly creates a macroscopic surface charge gradient
    P. Ober, W.Q. Boon, M. Dijkstra, E.H.G. Backus, R. van Roij and M. Bonn, Nature Communications 12, 4102 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-24270-x. Supporting information: PDF.
  22. Low‐dose liquid cell electron microscopy investigation of the complex etching mechanism of rod‐shaped silica colloids
    S. Sadighikia, A. Grau-Carbonell, T.A.J. Welling, R. Kotni, F. Hagemans, A. Imhof, M.A. van Huis and A. van Blaaderen, Nano Select 2 (2), 313-327 (2021). DOI: 10.1002/nano.202000060. Supporting information: PDF, TEX, PDF 2, PDF 3, PDF 4, PDF 5, PDF 6, PDF 7, PDF 8, PDF 9, PDF 10, AVI 1, AVI 2.
  23. A Ho3+-based luminescent thermometer for sensitive sensing over a wide temperature range
    T.P. van Swieten, D. Yu, T. Yu, S.J.W. Vonk, M. Suta, Q. Zhang, A. Meijerink and  F.T. Rabouw, Advanced Optical Materials 9 (1), 2001518 (2021). DOI: 10.1002/adom.202001518.
  24. Mapping elevated temperatures with a micrometer resolution using the luminescence of chemically stable upconversion nanoparticles
    T.P. van Swieten, T. van Omme, D.J. van den Heuvel, S.J.W. Vonk, R.G. Spruit, F. Meirer, H.H. Pérez Garza, B.M. Weckhuysen, A. Meijerink, F.T. Rabouw and R.G. Geitenbeek, ACS Applied Nano Materials 4 (4), 4208-4215 (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.1c00657. Supporting information: PDF.
  25. Lubricated friction and the Hersey number
    B. Veltkamp, K.P. Velikov, C.H. Venner and D. Bonn, Physical Review Letters 126 (4), 044301 (2021). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.126.044301.
  26. Conformations and diffusion of flexibly linked colloidal chains
    R.W. Verweij, P.G. Moerman, L.P.P. Huijnen, N.E.G. Ligthart, I. Chakraborty, J. Groenewold, W.K. Kegel, A. van Blaaderen and  D.J. Kraft, Journal of Physics: Materials 4 (3), 035002, (2021). DOI: 10.1088/2515-7639/abf571. Supporting information: MP4 1, MP4 2, MP4 3, MP4 4, PDF.
  27. Quantitative 3D real-space analysis of Laves phase supraparticles
    D. Wang, E.B. van der Wee, D. Zanaga, T. Altantzis, Y. Wu, T. Dasgupta, M. Dijkstra, C.B. Murray, S. Bals and A. van Blaaderen, Nature Communications 12, 3980 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-24227-0. Supporting information: PDF 1, PDF 2, HTML 1, HTML 2, HTML 3, HTML 4, HTML 5, HTML 6, HTML 7, HTML 8, HTML 9, HTML 10, HTML 11, HTML 12, HTML 13, HTML 14, HTML 15, AVI 1, AVI 2, AVI 3, AVI 4, AVI 5, AVI 6.
  28. 3D test sample for the calibration and quality control of stimulated emission depletion (STED) and confocal microscopes
    E.B. van der Wee, J. Fokkema, C.L. Kennedy, M. del Pozo, D.A.M. de Winter, P.N.A. Speets, H.C. Gerritsen and A. van Blaaderen, Communications Biology 4 (1), 909 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s42003-021-02432-3. Supporting information: PDF.
  29. Tunability of Interactions between the Core and Shell in Rattle-Type Particles Studied with Liquid-Cell Electron Microscopy
    T.A.J. Welling, K. Watanabe, A. Grau-Carbonell, J. de Graaf, D. Nagao, A. Imhof, M.A. van Huis and A. van Blaaderen, ACS Nano 15 (7),  11137-11149 (2021). DOI: 0.1021/acsnano.1c03140. Supporting information: AVI 1, AVI 2, AVI 3, AVI 4, AVI 5, AVI 6, AVI 7, AVI 8, PDF.
  30. Seeded growth combined with cation exchange for the synthesis of anisotropic Cu2-xS/ZnS, Cu2–xS, and CuInS2 nanorods
    C. Xia, A. Pedrazo-Tardajos, D. Wang, J.D. Meeldijk, H.C. Gerritsen, S. Bals and C. de Mello Donega, Chemistry of Materials 33 (1), 102-116 (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c02817. Supporting information: PDF, MPG.
  31. Single-step coating of mesoporous SiO2 onto nanoparticles: growth of yolk-shell structures from core-shell structures
    X. Xie, M.A. van Huis and A. van Blaaderen, Nanoscale 13 (24), 10925-10932 (2021). DOI: 10.1039/D1NR01242H. Supporting information: AVI 1, AVI 2, PDF.
  32. In situ observations of novel single-atom thick 2D tin membranes embedded in graphene
    X. Yang, H.Q. Ta, W. Li, R.G. Mendes, Y. Liu, Q. Shi, S. Ullah, A. Bachmatiuk, J. Luo, L. Liu, J-H. Choi and M.H. Rummeli, Nano Research 14, 747–753 (2021). DOI: