Publications 2014

  1. Self-Assembly of Octapod-Shaped Colloidal Nanocrystals into a Hexagonal Ballerina Network Embedded in a Thin Polymer Film
    M. P. Arciniegas, M. R. Kim, J. De Graaf, R. Brescia, S. Marras, K. Miszta, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, L. Manna, Nano Letters 14, 1056 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/nl404732mPdfAvi 1Avi 2.
  2. Density functional theory for chiral nematic liquid crystals
    S. Belli, S. Dussi, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 90, 020503 (2014). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.90.020503.
  3. Transferable Force Field for CdS-CdSe-PbS-PbSe Solid Systems
    Z. Fan, R.S. Koster, S. Wang, C.M. Fang, A.O. Yalcin, F.D. Tichelaar, H.W. Zandbergen, M.A. van Huis, T.J.H. Vlugt, Journal of Chemical Physics 141, 244503 (2014). DOI: 10.1063/1.4904545
  4. Predicted stability, structures, and magnetism of 3d transition metal nitrides: the M4N phases
    C.M. Fang, R.S. Koster, W. F. Li, M.A. van Huis, RSC Advances 14, 7885-7899 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C3RA47385F. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  5. All-natural oil-filled microcapsules from water-insoluble proteins
    E. Filippidi, A. R. Patel , E.C.M. Bouwens, P. Voudouris, and K.P. Velikov, Advanced Functional Materials 24, 5962–5968 (2014). DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201400359. Supporting Info: PdfAvi.
  6. M.A. van Huis, H. Friedrich, ‘Electron Microscopy Techniques’, Chapter 7, in Nanoparticles: Workhorses of Nanoscience, Ed. C. de Mello Donegá (Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2014), pp 191-222 (2014)
  7. Unloading and reloading colloidal microcapsules with apolar solutions by controlled and reversible buckling
    J. Jose, M. Kamp, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Langmuir 30, 2385-2393 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/la500070s. Supporting Info: PdfAvi 1Avi 2Avi 3Avi 4.
  8. Development of photonic crystal structures for on-board optical communication,
    M. U. Khan, J. Justice, A. Boersma, M. Mourad, R. van Ee, A. van Blaaderen, J. Wijnhoven, B. Corbet, Proc. SPIE 9127, Photonic Crystal Materials and Devices XI, 912705(May 2, 2014). DOI: 10.1117/12.2052214.
  9. Colloidal Silica Rods: Material Properties and Fluorescent Labeling
    A. Kuijk, A. Imhof, M.H.W. Verkuijlen, T.H. Besseling, E.R.H. van Eck, and A. van Blaaderen, Particle & Particles Systems Characterization 31, 706-713 (2014). DOI: 10.1002/ppsc.201300329. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  10. Effect of external electric fields on the phase behavior of colloidal silica rods
    A. Kuijk, T. Troppenz, L. Filion, A. Imhof, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 10, 6249-6255 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C4SM00957F.
  11. Self-consistent electric-field induced dipole interaction of colloidal spheres, cubes, rods, and dumbbells
    B.W. Kwaadgras, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 140, 154901 (2014). DOI: 10.1063/1.4870251. Supporting Info: PdfEps cubes-fig1EPS cubes-fig2Eps dumbbells-fig1, Eps misalignedsscdEps rods-fig1Eps rods-fig2Eps rot-cubes-fig1Eps rot-cubes-fig2, Eps
  12. Orientation of a dielectric rod near a planar electrode
    B.W. Kwaadgras, T.H. Besseling, T.J. Coopmans, A. Kuijk, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 16, 22575-22582 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C4CP02799J.
  13. Pickering stabilization of foams and emulsions with particles of biological origin
    S. Lam, K.P. Velikov, and O.D. Velev, Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science 19, 490-500 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.cocis.2014.07.003.
  14. Colloidal stability and chemical reactivity of complex colloids containing Fe3+
    Y.M. van Leeuwen, K.P. Velikov, W.K. Kegel, Food Chemistry 155, 161-166 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2014.01.045. Supporting Info: Doc.
  15. Tuning biaxiality of nematic phases of board-like colloids by an external magnetic field
    A.B.G.M. Leferink op Reinink, S. Belli, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, A.V. Petukhov and G.J. Vroege, Soft Matter 10, 446-456 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C3SM52242C.
  16. Switching plastic crystals of colloidal rods with electric fields
    B. Liu, T.H. Besseling, M. Hermes, A.F. Demirörs, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Nature Communications 5: 3092 (2014). DOI:10.1038/ncomms4092. Supporting Info: PdfMov 1Mov 2Mov 3Mov 4, Mov 5.
  17. Real-time atomic scale imaging of microstructural evolution in alloys
    S.R K. Malladi, Q. Xu, M.A. van Huis, F.D . Tichelaar, K.J. Batenburg, E. Yucelen, B. Dubiel, A. Czyrska-Filemonowicz, and H.W. Zandbergen, Nano Letters 14, 384-389 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/nl404565jPdfAvi 1Avi 2Avi 3Avi 4Avi 5Avi 6Avi 7.
  18. Highly cooperative stress relaxation in two-dimensional soft colloidal crystals
    B. van der Meer, W. Qi, R. G. Fokkink, J. van der Gucht, M. Dijkstra, Jl Sprakel, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111, 15356-15361 (2014). DOI:10.1073/pnas.1411215111. Supporting Info: PdfAvi 1Avi 2Avi 3.
  19. Crystallizing hard-sphere glasses by doping with active particles
    R. Ni, M. A. Cohen Stuart, M. Dijkstra, P. G. Bolhuis, Soft Matter 10, 6609-6613 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C4SM01015A.
  20. Zein as a source of functional colloidal nano- and microstructures
    A. R. Patel and K. P. Velikov, Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science 19, 450-458 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.cocis.2014.08.001.
  21. Site-specific growth of polymer on silica rods
    B. Peng, G. Soligno, M. Kamp, B. de Nijs, J. de Graaf, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Soft Matter 10, 9644-9650 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C4SM01989J. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  22. Two-stage melting induced by dislocations and grain boundaries in monolayers of hard spheres
    W. Qi, A.P. Gantapara, and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 10, 5449-5457 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C4SM00125G. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  23. Colloidal iron(III) pyrophosphate particles
    L. Rossi, K.P. Velikov, A.P. Philipse, Food Chemistry 151, 243-247 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2013.11.050.
  24. Solution-Phase Epitaxial Growth of Quasi-Monocrystalline Cuprous Oxide on Metal Nanowires
    B. Sciacca, S.A. Mann, F.D. Tichelaar, H.W. Zandbergen, M.A. van Huis, E.C. Garnett, Nano Letters 14 5891-5898 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/nl502831t. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  25. Erasing no-man’s land by thermodynamically stabilizing the liquid–liquid transition in tetrahedral particles
    F. Smallenburg, L. Filion, and F. Sciortino, Nature Physics 10, 653-657 (2014). DOI: 10.1038/nphys3030. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  26. Liquid–Liquid Phase Transitions in Tetrahedrally Coordinated Fluids via Wertheim Theory
    F. Smallenburg, L. Filion, and F. Sciortino, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, Article ASAP (2014). DOI: 10.1021/jp508788m.
  27. The equilibrium shape of fluid-fluid interfaces: Derivation and a new numerical method for Young’s and Young-Laplace equations
    G. Soligno, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, The Journal of Chemical Physics  141, 244702 (2014). DOI: 10.1063/1.4904391.
  28. Self-Assembly of Colloidal Hexagonal Bipyramid- and Bifrustum-Shaped ZnS Nanocrystals into Two-Dimensional Superstructures
    W. van der Stam, A. P. Gantapara, Q.A. Akkerman, G. Soligno, J.D. Meeldijk, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, and C. de Mello Donegá, Nano Letters 14, 1032-1037 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/nl4046069. Supporting Info: PdfAvi 1Avi 2
  29. Glassy dynamics of convex polyhedra
    N. Tasios, A. Prasad Gantapara, M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 141, p. 224502, DOI: 10.1063/1.4902992 (2014). DOI: 10.1063/1.4902992.
  30. Unravelling the structural and chemical features influencing deformation-induced martensitic transformations in steels
    G.K. Tirumalasetty, M.A. van Huis, C. Kwakernaak, J. Sietsma, W.G. Sloof, and H.W. Zandbergen, Scripta Materialia 71, 29-32 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2013.09.027. Supporting Info: Doc.
  31. A structural tale of two novel carbides in steel: The monoclinic and orthorhombic ternary (Cr,Mn)C phases
    G.K. Tirumalasetty, C.M. Fang, J. Jansen, T. Yokosawa, M.F.J. Boeije, J. Sietsma, M.A. van Huis, H.W. Zandbergen,
    Acta Materialia 68, 161-172 (2014). DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2014.06.035. Supporting Info: Doc.
  32. Phase behaviour of polarizable colloidal hard rods in an external electric field: A simulation study
    T. Troppenz, L. Filion, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, The Journal of Chemical Physics 141, 154903 (2014). DOI:  10.1063/1.4897562. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  33. Phase Transitions in Cellulose Microfibril Dispersions by High-Energy Mechanical Deagglomeration
    S. J. Veen, A. Kuijk, P. Versluis, H. Husken, and K. P. Velikov, Langmuir 30, 13362-13368 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/la502790n.
    Supporting Info: Pdf.
  34. An experimental and simulation study on the self-assembly of colloidal cubes in external electric fields
    H.R. Vutukuri, F. Smallenburg, S. Badaire, A. Imhof, M. Dijkstra, and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 10, 9110-9119 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C4SM01778A.
  35. Fabrication of Polyhedral Particles from Spherical Colloids and Their Self-Assembly into Rotator Phases,
    H.R. Vutukuri, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Angewandte Chemie International Edition 53, 13830-13834 (2014). DOI: 10.1002/anie.201409594PdfAvi.
  36. A New Ab-Initio-Based Pair Potential for Accurate Simulation of Phase Transitions in ZnO
    S. Wang, Z. Fan, R.S. Koster, C. Fang, M.A. van Huis, A.O. Yalcin, F.D. Tichelaar, H.W. Zandbergen, and T.J.H. Vlugt,
    Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118, 11050-11061 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/jp411308z. Supporting Info: Pdf.
  37. Core-shell reconfiguration through thermal annealing in FexO/CoFe2O4 ordered 2D nanocrystal arrays
    A.O. Yalcin, B. de Nijs, Z. Fan, F.D. Tichelaar, D. Vanmaekelbergh, A. van Blaaderen, T.J.H. Vlugt, and M.A. van Huis, H.W. Zandbergen, Nanotechnology 25, 055601 (2014). DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/25/5/055601.
  38. Atomic Resolution Monitoring of Cation Exchange in CdSe-PbSe Heteronanocrystals during Epitaxial Solid−Solid−Vapor Growth
    A.O. Yalcin, Z. Fan, B. Goris, W.-F. Li, R.S. Koster, C.M. Fang, A. van Blaaderen, M. Casavola, F.D. Tichelaar, S. Bals, G. Van Tendeloo, T.J.H. Vlugt, D. Vanmaekelbergh, H.W. Zandbergen, and M.A. van Huis, Nano Letters 14, 3661-3667 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/nl501441w. Supporting Info:  Pdf Avi 1Avi 2Avi 3Avi 4.
  39. Structural signatures of dynamic heterogeneities in monolayers of colloidal ellipsoids
    Z. Zheng, R. Ni, F. Wang, M. Dijkstra, Y. Wang, and Y. Han, Nature Communications  5, 3829 (2014). DOI: 10.1038/ncomms4829.