Publications overview

2017

  1. Fully alloyed metal nanorods with highly tunable properties
    Wiebke Albrecht, Jessi van der Hoeven, Tian-Song Deng, Petra de Jongh and Alfons van Blaaderen, Royal Society of Chemistry, 9, pp.2845-2851, DOI: 10.1039/C6NR08484B (2017).
  2. Microelectrophoresis of Silica Rods Using Confocal Microscopy
    Henriëtte E. Bakker, Thijs H. Besseling, Judith E.G.J. Wijnhoven, Peter H. Helfferich, Alfons van Blaaderen, and Arnout Imhof, Langmuir 33, 881−890, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b03863 (2017).
  3. Efficient shapes for microswimming: From three-body swimmers to helical flagella
    Bram Bet, Gijs Boosten, Marjolein Dijkstra, and René van Roij, J. Chem. Phys. 146 084904 DOI: 10.1063/1.4976647 (2017).
  4. Growth of defect-free colloidal hard-sphere crystals using colloidal epitaxy
    Tonnishtha Dasgupta, John R. Edison, and Marjolein Dijkstra, J.Chem.Phys. 146, 074903, DOI: 10.1063/1.4976307 (2017).
  5. Sessile Nanodroplets on Elliptical Patches of Enhanced Lyophilicity
    Ivan Dević, Giuseppe Soligno, Marjolein Dijkstra, René van Roij, Xuehua Zhang , and Detlef Lohse, Langmuir 33 (11), pp 2744–2749, DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b00002 (2017).
  6. NaYF4:Er3+,Yb3+/SiO2 Core/Shell Upconverting Nanocrystals for Luminescence Thermometry up to 900 K
    Robin G. Geitenbeek, P. Tim Prins, Wiebke Albrecht, Alfons van Blaaderen, Bert M. Weckhuysen, and Andries Meijerink, J. Phys. Chem. C, 121, pp. 3503−3510, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b10279 (2017).
  7. Adsorption Study of a Water Molecule on Vacancy-Defected
    Nonpolar CdS Surfaces

    S.S. Gupta and M.A. van Huis, Journal of Physical Chemistry 121, 9815−9824 DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b13010 (2017)
  8. Sculpting Silica Colloids by Etching Particles with Nonuniform Compositions
    Fabian Hagemans, Wessel Vlug, Chiara Raffaelli, Alfons van Blaaderen, and Arnout Imhof, Chemistry of Materials 29 (7), pp. 3304–3313, DOI: 101021/acs.chemmater.7b00687 (2017).
  9. Fluid flow from matrix to fractures in Early Jurassic shales
    M.E. Houben, N.J. Hardebol, A. Barnhoorn, Q.D. Boersma A. Carone, Y. Liu, D.A.M. de Winter, C.J. Peach, M.R. Drury, Int. J. of Coal Geology 125, pp.26-39, DOI: 10.1016/j.coal.2017.03.012 (2017).
  10. Luminescent manganese-doped CsPbCl3 perovskite quantum dots
    Chun Che Lin, Kun Yuan Xu, Da Wang, and Andries Meijerink, Nature, Scientific Reports Open access, 7, 45906 | DOI: 10.1038/srep45906 (2017)
  11. Density functional theory and simulations of colloidal triangular prisms
    Matthieu Marechal, Simone Dussi, and Marjolein Dijkstra, J. Chem. Phys 146 24905, DOI:10.1063/1.4978502 (2017).
  12. The effect of temperature, interaction range, and pair potential on the formation of dodecagonal quasicrystals in core-corona systems
    Harini Pattabhiraman and Marjolein Dijkstra, J.Phys: Condensed Matter 29, 094003 (11pp) doi:10.1088/1361-648X/aa5530 (2017).
  13. Phase behaviour of quasicrystal forming systems of core-corona particles
    Harini Pattabhiraman and Marjolein Dijkstra, J.Chem. Phys. 146, 114901 DOI: 10.1063/1.4977934 (2017).
  14. Subduction zone forearc serpentinites as incubators for deep microbial life
    Oliver Plümper, Helen E. King, Thorsten Geisler, Yang Liu, Sonja Pabst, Ivan P. Savov, Detlef Rost, and Thomas Zack, PNAS Early Edition, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1612147114 (2017).
  15. Monocrystalline Nanopatterns Made by Nanocube Assembly and Epitaxy
    Beniamino Sciacca, Annemarie Berkhout, Benjamin J. M. Brenny, Sebastian Z. Oener, Marijn A. van Huis, Albert Polman, and Erik C. Garnett, Advanced Materials 29 1701064, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201701064 (2017)
  16. From 2D to 3D: Critical Casimir interactions and phase behavior of colloidal hard spheres in a near-critical solvent
    Nikos Tasios and Marjolein Dijkstra, J. Chem. Phys. 146 (13), pp. 134903 1-5, DOI: 10.1063/1.4979518 (2017).
  17. A simulation study on the phase behavior of hard rhombic platelets
    N. Tasios and M. Dijkstra, J. Chemical Physics 146, 144901 DOI: 10.1063/1.4979517 (2017).
  18. Yolk/Shell Colloidal Crystals Incorporating Movable Cores with Their Motion Controlled by an External Electric Field
    Kanako Watanabe, Haruyuki Ishii, Mikio Konno, Arnout Imhof, Alfons van Blaaderen,
    and Daisuke Nagao, Langmuir 33, 296−302, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b03116 (2017).
  19. Aspect ratio effects on the serration dynamics of a Zr-based bulk metallic glass
    Yao, Z.F., Qiao, J.C., Liu, Y., Pelletier, J.M., Yao, Y., J. Mater. Sci. 52, 138–144, DOI: 10.1007/s10853-016-0316-7 (2017).

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2016

  1. Single particle deformation and analysis of the same silica coated gold nanorods before and after fs-laser pulse excitation
    W. Albrecht, T.-S. Deng, B. Goris, M.A. van Huis, S. Bals, A. van Blaaderen, Nano Letters 16, 1818-1825 (2016).
  2. Phase diagram of binary colloidal rod-sphere mixtures from a 3D real-space analysis of sedimentation–diffusion equilibria
    Henriëtte E. Bakker, Simone Dussi, Barbera L. Droste, Thijs H. Besseling, Chris L. Kennedy, Evert I. Wiegant, Bing Liu, Arnout Imhof, Marjolein Dijkstra and Alfons van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 12, 9238, DOI: 10.1039/c6sm02162j (2016).
  3. Atomic Structure of Wurtzite CdSe (Core)/CdS (Giant Shell) Nanobullets Related to Epitaxy and Growth
    Eva Bladt, Relinde J. A. van Dijk-Moes, Joep Peters, Federico Montanarella, Celso de Mello Donega,
    Daniël Vanmaekelbergh, and Sara Bals, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 14288−14293, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b06443 (2016).
  4. Phase diagrams of charged colloidal rods: Can a uniaxial charge distribution break chiral symmetry?
    Tara Drwenski, Simone Dussi, Michiel Hermes, Marjolein Dijkstra, René van Roij, J. Chem. Phys. 144, 094901 (2016).
  5. Entropy-driven formation of chiral nematic phases by computer simulations
    Simone Dussi, and Marjolein Dijkstra, Nature communications 7, 11175, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11175 (2016).
  6. Stabilizing the hexagonal close packed structure of hard spheres with polymers: Phase diagram, structure, and dynamics
    John R. Edison, Tonnishtha Dasgupta, and Marjolein Dijkstra, J.Chem.Phys 145, 054902 (2016) DOI: 10.1063/1.4959972
  7. Repulsive van der Waals forces enable Pickering emulsions with non-touching colloids,
    N. Elbers, J. van der Hoeven, M. de Winter, C. Schneijdenberg, M. van der Linden, L. Filion and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter, 12, 7265-7272, DOI: 10.1039/c6sm01294a (2016).
  8. Alternating strings and clusters in suspensions of charged colloids
    J.C. Everts, M.N. van der Linden, A. van Blaaderen and R. van Roij, Soft Matter 12, 6610, DOI: 10.1039/c6sm01283c (2016)
  9. Atomistic understanding of cation exchange in PbS nanocrystals using simulations with pseudoligands
    Zhaochuan Fan, Li-Chiang Lin, Wim Buijs, Thijs J.H. Vlugt, and Marijn A. van Huis, Nature Communications 7:11503 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11503 (2016).
  10. Stability and Geometry of Silica Nano-Ribbons (SNRs): A First-Principles Study
    C.M. Fang, A. van Blaaderen, M.A. van Huis,Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 21825-21832 (2016).
  11. Formation, structure and magnetism of the γ-(Fe,M)23C6 (M= Cr, Ni) phases: A first-principles study
    C.M. Fang, M.A. van Huis, M.H.F. Sluiter, Acta Mater. 103 273-279 (2016).
  12. In situ study of the formation mechanism of two-dimensional superlattices from PbSe nanocrystals
    Jaco J. Geuchies, Carlo van Overbeek, Wiel H. Evers, Bart Goris, Annick de Backer,
    Anjan P. Gantapara, Freddy T. Rabouw, Jan Hilhorst, Joep L. Peters, Oleg Konovalov,
    Andrei V. Petukhov, Marjolein Dijkstra, Laurens D. A. Siebbeles, Sandra van Aert, Sara Bals and Daniel Vanmaekelbergh
    Nature Materials, Advance online publication, DOI: 10.1038/NMAT4746
  13. Depth dependence of vacancy formation energy at (100), (110), and (111) Al surfaces: A first-principles study
    S.S. Gupta, M. A. van Huis, M. Dijkstra, and M.H.F. Sluiter, Phys. Rev. B 93, 085432 (2016).
  14. Synthesis of Cone-Shaped Colloids from Rod-Like Silica Colloids with a Gradient in the Etching Rate
    Fabian Hagemans, Ernest B. van der Wee, Alfons van Blaaderen, and Arnout Imhof, Langmuir 32, 3970-3976, DOI:10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b00678, (2016).
  15. Biobased Nanoparticles for Broadband UV Protection with Photostabilized UV Filters
    Douglas R. Hayden, Arnout Imhof, and Krassimir P. Velikov, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, pp. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b12933, 22 Nov 2016 (2016).
  16. Recognizing of nitrogen dopant atoms in graphene using atomic force microscopy
    N.J. van der Heijden, D. Smith, G. Calogero, R.S. Koster, D. Vanmaekelbergh, M.A. van Huis, I. Swart, Phys. Rev. B. 93, 245430 (2016).
  17. Solvent-Induced Galvanoluminescence of Metal−Organic Framework Electroluminescent Diodes
    Haonan Huang, Michelle Beuchel, Yeseul Park, Patrick J. Baesjou, Stefan C.J. Meskers,
    Dago M. de Leeuw, and Kamal Asadi, J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 11045−11048, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b03846 (2016).
  18. Random three-dimensional jammed packings of elastic shells acting as force sensors
    Jissy Jose, Alfons van Blaaderen, and Arnout Imhof, Phys.Rev.E 93, 062901, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.93.062901 (2016).
  19. Electric-Field-Induced Lock-and-Key Interactions between Colloidal Spheres and Bowls
    Marlous Kamp, Nina A. Elbers, Thomas Troppenz, Arnout Imhof, Marjolein Dijkstra, René van Roij, and Alfons van Blaaderen, ChemMater 28, 1040−1048, (2016).
  20. Selective Depletion Interactions in Mixtures of Rough and Smooth Silica Spheres
    Marlous Kamp, Michiel Hermes, Carlos M. van Kats, Daniela J. Kraft, Willem K. Kegel, Marjolein Dijkstra, and Alfons van Blaaderen, Langmuir 32 (5), pp 1233–1240 (2016).
  21. Acetate Ligands Determine the Crystal Structure of CdSe Nanoplatelets – a Density Functional Theory study
    R.S. Koster, C.M. Fang, A. van Blaaderen, M. Dijkstra, M.A. van Huis, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 22021-22024 (2016).
  22. Strong spin-orbit splitting and magnetism of point defect states in monolayerWS2
    Wun-Fan Li, Changming Fang, and Marijn A. van Huis, PhysRevB 94, 195425 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.94.195425 (2016).
  23. Nano-Tomography of Porous Geological Materials Using Focused Ion Beam-Scanning Electron Microscopy
    Liu, Y.; King, H. E.; van Huis, M. A.; Drury, M. R.; Plümper, O., Minerals 6, 104, (2016).
  24. Modeling the Self-Assembly of Organic Molecules in 2D Molecular Layers with Different Structures
    Joost van der Lit, Jolien L. Marsman, Rik S. Koster, Peter H. Jacobse, Stephan A. den Hartog, Daniel Vanmaekelbergh, Robertus J. M. Klein Gebbink, Laura Filion, and Ingmar Swart, J.Phys.Chem.C. 120, (1), pp 318–323, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b09889 (2016).
  25. Removing grain boundaries from three-dimensional colloidal crystals using active dopants
    B. van der Meer, M. Dijkstra and L. Filion, Soft Matter 12, 5630-5635, DOI: 10.1039/c6sm00700g (2016).
  26. Fabricating large two-dimensional single colloidal crystals by doping with active particles
    B. van der Meer, L. Filion, and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 12, 3406, DOI: 10.1039/c6sm00031b, (2016).
  27. Tuning the Lattice Parameter of InxZnyP for Highly Luminescent Lattice-Matched Core/Shell Quantum Dots
    Francesca Pietra, Luca De Trizio, Anne W. Hoekstra, Nicolas Renaud, Mirko Prato, Ferdinand C. Grozema, Patrick J. Baesjou, Rolf Koole, Liberato Manna, and Arjan J. Houtepen, ACS Nano 10, 4754−4762, DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.6b01266 (2017).
  28. Vapour-liquid coexistence of an active Lennard-Jones fluid
    Vasileios Prymidis, Siddharth Paliwal, Marjolein Dijkstra, and Laura Filion, J.Chem.Phys 145, 124904 (2016) DOI: 10.1063/1.4963191
  29. Self-Assembly of Cubes into 2D Hexagonal and Honeycomb Lattices by Hexapolar Capillary Interactions
    Giuseppe Soligno, Marjolein Dijkstra, and René van Roij, PhysRevLett 116, 258001, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.258001 (2016).
  30. Critical Casimir interactions and colloidal self-assembly in near-critical solvents
    Nikos Tasios,John R. Edison, René van Roij, Robert Evans, and Marjolein Dijkstra, J.Chem.Phys. 145, 084902, 2016.
  31. Dynamic self-organization of side-propelling colloidal rods: experiments and simulations
    Hanumantha Rao Vutukuri, Zdenek Preisler, Thijs H. Besseling, Alfons van Blaaderen, Marjolein Dijkstra and Wilhelm T.S. Huck, Soft Matter 12, 9657-9665, DOI:10.1039/c6sm01760f (2017).
  32. Quantitative 3D Analysis of Huge Nanoparticle Assemblies
    D. Zanaga, F. Bleichrodt, T. Altantzis, N. Winckelmans, W.J. Palestijn, J. Sijbers, B. De Nijs, M.A. van Huis, L.M. Liz-Marzán, A. van Blaaderen, J. Batenburg, S. Bals, G. van Tendeloo, Nanoscale 8, 292-299 (2016).

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2015

  1. Nanoscale Heterogeneity of the Molecular Structure of Individual hIAPP Amyloid Fibrils Revealed with Tip-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
    Corianne C. van den Akker, Tanja Deckert-Gaudig, Michael Schleeger, Krassimir P. Velikov, Volker Deckert, Mischa Bonn, and Gijsje H. Koenderink, MaterialsViews 11, No. 33, 4131–4139, DOI: 10.1002/smll.201500562 (2015).
  2. Phase separation and self-assembly in a fluid of Mickey Mouse particles
    Guido Avvisati and Marjolein Dijkstra, Soft Matter 11, 8432, DOI: 10.1039/c5sm02076j (2015)
  3. Self-assembly of patchy colloidal dumbbells
    Guido Avvisati, Teun Vissers, and Marjolein Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 142, 084905 (2015).
  4. Methods to calibrate and scale axial distances in confocal microscopy as a function of refractive index
    T.H. Besseling, J. Jose, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Microscopy 257, 142-150 (2015).
  5. Determination of the positions and orientations of concentrated rod-like colloids from 3D microscopy data
    T.H. Besseling, M. Hermes, A. Kuijk, B. de Nijs, T.-S. Deng, M. Dijkstra, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 27, 194109 (2015).
  6. Long-Ranged Oppositely Charged Interactions for Designing New Types of Colloidal Clusters
    A.F. Demirörs, J.C.P. Stiefelhagen, T. Vissers, F. Smallenburg, M. Dijkstra, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review X 5, 021012 (2015).
  7. Oxidative Etching and Metal Overgrowth of Gold Nanorods within Mesoporous Silica Shells
    T.S. Deng, J. van der Hoeven, A.O. Yalcin, H.W. Zandbergen, M.A. van Huis, A. van Blaaderen, Chem. Mater. 27, 7196-7203 (2015).
  8. Cholesterics of colloidal helices: Predicting the macroscopic pitch from the particle shape and thermodynamic state
    S. Dussi, S. Belli, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 142, 074905 (2015).
  9. Entropy-driven phase transitions in colloids: from spheres to anisotropic particles
    Marjolein Dijkstra, Advances in Chemical Physics 156, pp. 35-71, Edited by Stuart A. Rice and Aaron R. Dinner. Published 2015 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  10. Critical Casimir Forces and Colloidal Phase Transitions in a Near-Critical Solvent: A Simple Model Reveals a Rich Phase Diagram
    John R. Edison, Nikos Tasios, Simone Belli, Robert Evans, René van Roij, and Marjolein Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 114, 038301 (2015).
  11. Phase behaviour of colloids suspended in a near-critical solvent: a mean-field approach
    John R. Edison, Simone Belli, Robert Evans, René van Roij and Marjolein Dijkstra, Molecular Physics 113, Issue 17-18, 2546-2555, DOI: 10.1080/00268976.2015.1031842, (2015).
  12. Bulk Scale Synthesis of Monodisperse PDMS Droplets above 3 μm and Their Encapsulation by Elastic Shells
    N.A. Elbers, J. Jose, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Chemistry of Materials 27, 1709-1719 (2015).
  13. The accurate calculation of the band gap of liquid water by means of GW corrections applied to plane-wave density functional theory molecular dynamics simulations
    C.M. Fang, W.-F. Li, R.S. Koster, J. Klimeš, A. van Blaaderen, M.A. van Huis, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17, 365-375 (2015).
  14. Unexpected origin of magnetism of monoclinic Nb12O29 found from first-principles calculations
    C.M. Fang, M.A. van Huis, Q. Xu, R.J. Cava, and H.W. Zandbergen, Journal of Materials Chemistry C 3, 651-657 (2015).
  15. Crystal structure, stability, and electronic properties of hydrated metal sulfates MSO4(H2O)n (M=Ni,Mg; n=6,7) and their mixed phases: A first principles study
    C.M. Fang, X. Lu, W. Buijs, Z. Fan, F.E.G. Güner, M.A. van Huis, G.-J. Witkamp, T.J.H. Vlugt, Chemical Engineering Science 121, 77-86 (2015).
  16. Two-Dimensional Hydrous Silica: Nanosheets and Nanotubes Predicted from First-Principles Simulations
    C.M. Fang, A. van Blaaderen, and M.A. van Huis, J. Phys Chem C 119, 14343-14350 (2015).
  17. Wat is er nodig voor een tweede vloeistoffase in stoffen als water?
    Laura Filion, Frank Smallenburg, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, Feb (2015).
  18. Self-Organization of Anisotropic and Binary Colloids in Thermo-Switchable 1D Microconfinement
    J. de Folter, P. Liu, L. Jiang, A. Kuijk, H.E. Bakker, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, J. Huang, W.K. Kegel, A.P. Philipse, and A.V. Petukhov, Particle & Particles Systems Characterization
    13, 313-320 (2015).
  19. A novel chiral phase of achiral hard triangles and an entropy-driven demixing of enantiomers
    Anjan P. Gantapara, Weikai Qi and Marjolein Dijkstra, Soft Matter 11, 8684, DOI: 10.1039/c5sm01762a (2015).
  20. Phase behavior of a family of truncated hard cubes
    Anjan P. Gantapara, Joost de Graaf, René van Roij, and Marjolein Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 142, 054904 (2015).
  21. Strong long-range relaxations of structural defects in graphene simulated using a new semi-empirical potential
    S.K. Jain, G.T. Barkema, N. Mousseau, C.M. Fang, M.A. van Huis, J. Phys. Chem. C 119, 9646-9655 (2015).
  22. Jammed elastic shells – a 3D experimental soft frictionless granular system
    J. Jose, G.A. Blab, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Soft Matter 11, 1800-1830 (2015).
  23. Crystallization and reentrant melting of charged colloids in nonpolar solvents
    Toshimitsu Kanai, Niels Boon, Peter J. Lu, Eli Sloutskin, Andrew B. Schofield, Frank Smallenburg, Rene van Roij, Marjolein Dijkstra, and David A. Weitz, Physical Review E 91, 030301 (2015).
  24. Stabilization of Rock Salt ZnO Nanocrystals by Low-Energy Surfaces and Mg Additions: A First-Principles Study
    Rik S. Koster, Changming M. Fang, Marjolein Dijkstra, Alfons van Blaaderen, and Marijn A. van Huis, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119, 5648–5656 (2015).
  25. The role of point defects in PbS, PbSe and PbTe: a first principles study
    Wun-Fan Li, Chang-Ming Fang, Marjolein Dijkstra and Marijn A van Huis, J.Phys: Condensed Matter 27, 355801 (2015), doi:10.1088/0953-8984/27/35/355801
  26. Charging of poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) colloids in cyclohexyl bromide: locking, size dependence, and particle mixtures
    M.N. van der Linden, J.C.P. Stiefelhagen, G. Heessels-Gürboğa, J.E.S. van der Hoeven, N.A. Elbers, M. Dijkstra, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 31, 65-75 (2015).
  27. Confinement induced plastic crystal-to-crystal transitions in rodlike particles with long-ranged repulsion
    B. Liu, T.H. Besseling, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Physical Review Letters 115, 078301 (2015).
  28. Dynamical heterogeneities and defects in two-dimensional soft colloidal crystals
    B. van der Meer, W. Qi, J. Sprakel, L. Filion and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter, 11 (48), 9385-9392, Advance Article, Royal Society of Chemistry, DOI: 10.1039/C5SM01520K (2015)
  29. Entropy-driven formation of large icosahedral colloidal clusters by spherical confinement
    B. de Nijs, S. Dussi, F. Smallenburg, J.D. Meeldijk, D.J. Groenendijk, L. Filion, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Nature Materials 14, 56-60 (2015).
  30. On the stability of a quasicrystal and its crystalline approximant in a system of hard disks with a soft corona
    Harini Pattabhiraman, Anjan P. Gantapara, and Marjolein Dijkstra, The Journal of Chemical Physics 143, 164905 (2015).
  31. Surface morphology control of cross-linked polymer particles via dispersion polymerization
    B. Peng and A. Imhof, Soft Matter 11, 3589-3598 (2015).
  32. Self-assembly of active attractive spheres
    Vasileios Prymidis, Harmen Sielcken and Laura Filion, Soft Matter 11, Issue 21, 4158-4166, DOI: 10.1039/C5SM00127G (2015)
  33. Nonclassical Nucleation in a Solid-Solid Transition of Confined Hard Spheres
    Weikai Qi, Yi Peng, Yilong Han, Richard K. Bowles, and Marjolein Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 115, 185701 (2015).
  34. Destabilisation of the hexatic phase in systems of hard disks by quenched disorder due to pinning on a lattice
    Weikai Qi and Marjolein Dijkstra, Soft Matter 11, 2852-2856 (2015).
  35. Pores with longitudinal irregularities distinguish objects by shape
    Y. Qiu, P. Hinkle, C. Yang, H.E. Bakker, M. Schiel, H. Wang, D. Melnikov, M. Gracheva, M.E. Toimil-Molares, A. Imhof, and Z.S. Siwy, ACS Nano 9, 4390–4397 (2015).
  36. Shape-sensitive crystallization in colloidal superball fluids
    Laura Rossi, Vishal Sonia, Douglas J. Ashton, David J. Pine, Albert P. Philipse, Paul M. Chaikin, Marjolein Dijkstra, Stefano Sacanna, and William T.M. Irvine, PNAS 112, p. 5286-5290, 28-04-2015
  37. Solution-processable ultrathin size- and shape-controlled colloidal Cu2-xS nanosheets
    W. van der Stam, Q.A. Akkerman, X. Ke, M.A. van Huis, S. Bals and C. de Mello Donegá, Chemistry of Materials 27, 283-291 (2015).
  38. Formation and photoluminescence of “Cauliflower” silicon nanoparticles
    W. Tang, J. Eilers, M.A. van Huis, D. Wang, R.E.I. Schropp, M. di Vece, J. Phys. Chem. C119 (20), pp 11042–11047, DOI: 10.1021/jp511660h (2015)
  39. Nematic ordering of polarizable colloidal rods in an external electric field: theory and experiment
    T. Troppenz, A. Kuijk, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 17, 22423 (2015), DOI: 10.1039/C5CP01478F.
  40. Shape-dependent multi-exciton emission and whispering gallery modes in supraparticles of CdSe/multi-shell quantum dots
    D. Vanmaekelbergh, L.K. van Vugt , H.E. Bakker, B. de Nijs, R.J.A. van Dijk-Moes, M.A. van Huis, P.J. Baesjou, A. van Blaaderen, ACS Nano 9, 3942–3950 (2015).
  41. Directed Self-Assembly of Micron-Sized Gold Nanoplatelets into Oriented Flexible Stacks with Tunable Interplate Distance
    Hanumantha Rao Vutukuri, Stéphane Badaire, D.A. Matthijs de Winter, Arnout Imhof, and Alfons van Blaaderen, NanoLetters 15 (8), pp 5617–5623,
    DOI:10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b02384 (2015)
  42. Self-assembly of “Mickey Mouse” shaped colloids into tube-like structures: experiments and simulations
    J.R. Wolters, G. Avvisati, F. Hagemans, T. Vissers, D.J. Kraft, M. Dijkstra, and W.K. Kegel, Soft Matter 11, 1067–1077 (2015).
  43. Heat-induced transformation of CdSe/CdS/ZnS core/multishell quantum dots by Zn diffusion into inner layers
    A.O. Yalcin, B. Goris, R.J.A. van Dijk-Moes, Z. Fan, A.K. Erdamar, F.D. Tichelaar, T.J.H. Vlugt, G. Van Tendeloo, S. Bals, D. Vanmaekelbergh, H.W. Zandbergen, M.A. van Huis, Chem. Commun. 51, 3320-3323 (2015).

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2014

  1. Self-Assembly of Octapod-Shaped Colloidal Nanocrystals into a Hexagonal Ballerina Network Embedded in a Thin Polymer Film
    Milena P. Arciniegas, Mee R. Kim, Joost De Graaf, Rosaria Brescia, Sergio Marras, Karol Miszta, Marjolein Dijkstra, René van Roij, and Liberato Manna, Nano Letters 14, 1056 (2014).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  8. Development of photonic crystal structures for on-board optical communication,
    Muhammad U. Khan, John Justice, Arjen Boersma, Maurice Mourad, Renz van Ee, Alfons van Blaaderen, Judith Wijnhoven, Brian Corbet,
    Proc. SPIE 9127, Photonic Crystal Materials and Devices XI, 912705, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2052214 (May 2, 2014)
  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).
  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).
  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).
  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, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 16, 22575-22582 (2014).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  18. Highly cooperative stress relaxation in two-dimensional soft colloidal crystals
    Berend van der Meer, Weikai Qi, Remco G. Fokkink, Jasper van der Gucht, Marjolein Dijkstra, and Joris Sprakel, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111, 15356-15361 (2014).
  19. Crystallizing hard-sphere glasses by doping with active particles
    Ran Ni, Martien A. Cohen Stuart, Marjolein Dijkstra and Peter G. Bolhuis, Soft Matter 10, 6609-6613 (2014).
  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).
  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).
  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).
  23. Colloidal iron(III) pyrophosphate particles
    L. Rossi, K.P. Velikov, A.P. Philipse, Food Chemistry 151, 243-247 (2014).
  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).
  25. 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).
  26. 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).
  27. The equilibrium shape of fluid-fluid interfaces: Derivation and a new numerical method for Young’s and Young-Laplace equations
    Giuseppe Soligno, Marjolein Dijkstra, and René van Roij, The Journal of Chemical Physics  141, 244702 (2014).
  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).
  29. Glassy dynamics of convex polyhedra
    Nikos Tasios, Anjan Prasad Gantapara, and Marjolein Dijkstra, J. Chem.Phys 141, p. 224502, doi: 10.1063/1.4902992 (2014).
  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).
  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).
  32. Phase behaviour of polarizable colloidal hard rods in an external electric field: A simulation study
    Thomas Troppenz, Laura Filion, René van Roij, and Marjolein Dijkstra, The Journal of Chemical Physics 141, 154903 (2014).
  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).
  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).
  35. Fabrication of Polyhedral Particles from Spherical Colloids and Their Self-Assembly into Rotator Phases,
    H.R. Vutukuri, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, em>Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 53, 13830-13834 (2014).
  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 strong>118, 11050-11061 (2014).
  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).
  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).
  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).

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2013

  1. Manipulating the self assembly of colloids in electric fields
    A. van Blaaderen, M. Dijkstra , R. van Roij, A. Imhof, M. Kamp, B.W. Kwaadgras, T. Vissers, and B. Liu, European Physical Journal Special Topics 222, 2895-2909 (2013).
  2. Stability and viscoelasticity of magneto-Pickering foams
    E. Blanco, S. Lam, S. K. Smoukov, K. P. Velikov, S. A. Khan, and O. D. Velev, Langmuir 29, 10019-10027 (2013).
  3. Polymer-based optical interconnects using nanoimprint lithography
    A. Boersma, S. Wiegersma, B. J. Offrein, J. Duis, J. Delis, M. Ortsiefer, G. van Steenberge, M. Karpinen, A. van Blaaderen, and B. Corbett, IN: Proceedings of SPIE – Optoelectronic interconnects, Vol. 8630 (2013).
  4. Electron Tomography Resolves a Novel Crystal Structure in a Binary Nanocrystal Superlattice
    M. Boneschanscher, W. Evers, W. Qi, H. Meeldijk, M. Dijkstra, and D. Vanmaekelbergh, Nano Letters 13, 1312-1316 (2013).
  5. In situ hard X-ray microscopy of self-assembly in colloidal suspensions
    D. V. Byelov, J.-M. Meijer, I. Snigireva, A. Snigirev, L. Rossi, E. van den Pol, A. Kuijk, A. Philipse, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, G. J. Vroege, and A. V. Petukhov, RSC Advances 3, 15670-15677 (2013).
  6. Phase diagrams of shape-anisotropic colloidal particles
    M. Dijkstra, Proceedings of the International School of Physics “Enrico Fermi” Course CLXXXIV “Physics of Complex Colloids”, edited by C. Bechinger, F. Sciortino and P. Ziherl (IOS, Amsterdam; SIF, Bologna) 2013.
  7. Flow-induced particle migration in microchannels for improved microfiltration processes
    A. M. C. van Dinther, C. G. P. H. Schroën, A. Imhof, H. M. Vollebregt, and R. M. Boom, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 15, 451-465 (2013).
  8. Low-Dimensional Semiconductor Superlattices Formed by Geometric Control over Nanocrystal Attachment
    W.H. Evers, B. Goris, S. Bals, M. Casavola, J. de Graaf, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, and D. Vanmaekelbergh, Nanoletters 13, 2317 (2013).
  9. From Sphere to Multipod: Thermally Induced Transitions of CdSe Nanocrystals Studied by Molecular Dynamics Simulations
    Z. Fan, A. O. Yalcin, F. D. Tichelaar, H. W. Zandbergen, E. Talgorn, A. J. Houtepen, T. J. H. Vlugt, and M. A. van Huis, Journal of the American Chemical Society 135, 5869 (2013).
  10. Phase Diagram and Structural Diversity of a Family of Truncated Cubes: Degenerate Close-Packed Structures and Vacancy-Rich States
    A. P. Gantapara, J. de Graaf, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra Physical Review Letters 111, 015501 (2013).
  11. Dispersions of attractive semiflexible fiber-like colloidal particles from bacterial cellulose microfibrils
    A. Kuijk, R. Koppert, P. Versluis, G. Van Dalen, C. Remijn, J. Hazekamp, J. Nijsse, and K. P. Velikov, Langmuir 29, 14356-14360 (2013).
  12. Can nonadditive dispersion forces explain chain formation of nanoparticles?
    B. W. Kwaadgras, M. W. J. Verdult, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Journal of Chemical Physics 138, 104308 (2013).
  13. Effect of size polydispersity on the crystal-fluid and crystal-glass transition in hard-core repulsive Yukawa systems
    M. N. van der Linden, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 138, 114903 (2013).
  14. Expansion of charged colloids after centrifugation: formation and crystallisation of long-range repulsive glasses
    M. N. van der Linden, D. El Masri, M. Dijkstra, A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 9, 11618-11633 (2013).
  15. Phase diagram of hard asymmetric dumbbell particles
    K. Milinkovic, M. Dennison, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 87, 032128 (2013).
  16. Effect of bond length fluctuations on crystal nucleation of hard bead chains
    R. Ni and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 9, 365-369 (2013).
  17. Pushing the glass transition towards random close packing using self-propelled hard sphere
    R. Ni, M. A. Cohen Stuart, and M. Dijkstra, Nature Communications 4: 2704 (2013).
  18. Fabrication and characterization of emulsions with pH responsive switchable behavior
    A. R. Patel, E. Drost, J. Seijen ten Hoorna, and K. P. Velikov, Soft Matter 9, 6747-6751 (2013).
  19. Colloidal approach to prepare colour blends from colourants with different solubility profiles
    A. R. Patel, P. C. M. Heussen, E. Dorst, J. Hazekamp, and K. P. Velikov, Food Chem. 141, 1466-1471 (2013).
  20. Novel all-natural microcapsules from gelatin and shellac for biorelated applications
    A. R. Patel, C. Remijn, A.-I. Mulet Cabero, P. C. M. Heussen, J. W.M. Seijen ten Hoorn, and K. P. Velikov, Advanced Functional Materials 23, 4710-4718 (2013).
  21. Colloidal Clusters by Using Emulsions and Dumbbell-Shaped Particles: Experiments and Simulations
    B. Peng, F. Smallenburg, A. Imhof, M. Dijkstra, and A. van Blaaderen, Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 52, 6709-6712 (2013).
  22. Direct Observation of the Formation of Liquid Protrusions on Polymer Colloids and their Coalescence
    B. Peng, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 5, 4277-4284 (2013).
  23. Phase diagram of octapod-shaped nanocrystals in a quasi-two-dimensional planar geometry
    W. Qi, J. de Graaf, F. Qiao, S. Marras, L. Manna, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 138, 154504 (2013).
  24. General Route Towards Chemically Anisotropic Colloids
    B. G. P. van Ravensteijn, M. Kamp, A. van Blaaderen, and W. K. Kegel, Chemistry of Materials 25, 4348–4353 (2013).
  25. Amyloids: From molecular structure to mechanical properties
    M. Schleeger, C. C. van den Akker, T. Deckert-Gaudig, V. Deckert, K. P. Velikov, G. Koenderink, and M. Bonn, Polymer 54, 2473-2488 (2013).
  26. Two-Photon Photoemission Study of Competing Auger and Surface-Mediated Relaxation of Hot Electrons in CdSe Quantum Dot Solids.
    Philipp Sippel, Wiebke Albrecht, Dariusz Mitoraj, Rainer Eichberger, Thomas Hannappel, and Daniel Vanmaekelbergh, Nano Lett. 13 (4), pp 1655–1661 DOI: 10.1021/nl400113t (2013).
  27. Predicting crystals of Janus colloids
    T. Vissers, Z. Preisler, F. Smallenburg, M. Dijkstra, and F. Sciortino, Journal of Chemical Physics 138, 164505 (2013).
  28. Fuel concentration dependent movement of supramolecular catalytic nanomotors
    D. A. Wilson, B. de Nijs, A. van Blaaderen, R. J. M. Nolte, and J. C. M. van Hest, Nanoscale 5, 1315 (2013).
  29. Study of colloids transport during two-phase flow using a novel polydimethylsiloxane micro-model
    Q. Zhang, N.K. Karadimitriou, S.M. Hassanizadeh, P.J. Kleingeld, and A. Imhof, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 401, 141-147 (2013).
  30. Retention and remobilization of colloids during steady-state and transient two-phase flow
    Q. Zhang, S. M. Hassanizadeh, N. K. Karadimitriou, A. Raoof, B. Liu, P. J. Kleingeld, and A. Imhof, Water Resources Research 49, 8005-8016 (2013).

Up

2012

  1. Depletion-induced biaxial nematic states of boardlike particles
    S. Belli, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 24, 284128 (2012).
  2. Free minimization of the fundamental measure theory functional: Freezing of parallel hard squares and cubes
    S. Belli, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Journal of Chemical Physics 137, 124506 (2012).
  3. Oscillatory shear-induced 3D crystalline order in colloidal hard-sphere fluids
    T. H. Besseling, M. Hermes, A. Fortini, M. Dijkstra, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 8, 6931-6939 (2012).
  4. Predicting patchy particle crystals: variable box shape simulations and evolutionary algorithms,
    E. Bianchi, G. Doppelbauer, L. Filion, M. Dijkstra, and G. Kahl, Journal of Chemical Physics 136, 214102 (2012).
  5. Phase diagram of hard snowman-shaped particles
    M. Dennison, K. Milinković, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 137, 044507 (2012).
  6. Spiers Memorial Lecture: Effect of interaction specificity on the phase behaviour of patchy particles
    N. Dorsaz, L. Filion, F. Smallenburg, and D. Frenkel, Faraday Discussions, 159, 9-21 (2012).
  7. Orde uit Wanorde, Van plantensex via Einstein naar zelfassemblage van nanodeeltjes
    Marjolein Dijkstra, Joost de Graaf, Daniel Vanmaekelbergh, and René van Roij, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, juli, 2012
  8. A qualitative confocal microscopy study on a range of colloidal processes by simulating microgravity conditions through slow rotations
    D. El Masri, T. Vissers, S. Badaire, J. C. P. Stiefelhagen, H. R. Vutukuri, P. Helfferich, T. H. Zhang, W. K. Kegel, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 8, 6979-6990 (2012).
  9. The Polyphenol EGCG Inhibits Amyloid Formation Less Efficiently at Phospholipid Interfaces than in Bulk Solution
    M. F. M. Engel, C. C. van den Akker, M. Schleeger, K. P. Velikov, G. H. Koenderink, and M. Bonn, Journal of the American Chemical Society 134, 14781-14788 (2012).
  10. Structural and magnetic properties of NiCx and NiNx (x = 0 to 1/3) solid solutions from first-principles calculations
    C. M. Fang, M. H. F. Sluiter, M. A. van Huis, H. W. Zandbergen, Physical Review B 86, 134114 (2012).
  11. Oil-in-water Pickering emulsions stabilized by colloidal particles from the water-insoluble protein zein
    J. W. J. de Folter, M. W. M. van Ruijven, and K. P. Velikov, Soft Matter 8, 6807-6815 (2012).
  12. Electrostatic interactions between Janus particles
    J. de Graaf, N. Boon, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Journal of Chemical Physics 137, 104910 (2012).
  13. Crystal-structure prediction via the Floppy-Box Monte Carlo algorithm: Method and application to hard (non)convex particles
    J. de Graaf, L. Filion, M. Marechal, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 137, 214101(2012).
  14. Nanonewton optical force trap employing anti-reflection coated, high-refractive-index titania microspheres
    A. Jannasch, A. F. Demirörs, P. D. J. van Oostrum, A. van Blaaderen, and E. Schäffer, Nature Photonics 6, 469-473 (2012).
  15. Surface roughness directed self-assembly of patchy particles into colloidal micelles
    D. J. Kraft, R. Ni, F. Smallenburg, M. Hermes, K. Yoon, D. A. Weitz, A. van Blaaderen, J. Groenewold, M. Dijkstra, and Willem K. Kegel, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109, 10787 (2012).
  16. Phase behavior of colloidal silica rods
    A. Kuijk, D. V. Byelov, A. V. Petukhov, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Faraday Discussions 159, 181-199 (2012).
  17. Communication: Bulkiness versus anisotropy: The optimal shape of polarizable Brownian nanoparticles for alignment in electric fields
    B.W. Kwaadgras, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Journal of Chemical Physics 136, 131102 (2012).
  18. Stabilization through precipitation in a system of colloidal iron(III) pyrophosphate salts
    Y. M. van Leeuwen, K. P. Velikov, and W. K. Kegel, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 381, 43-47 (2012).
  19. Sheet-like assemblies of spherical particles with point-symmetrical patches
    E. Mani, E. Sanz, S. Roy, M. Dijkstra, J. Groenewold, and W. K. Kegel, Journal of Chemical Physics 136, 144706 (2012).
  20. Frustration of the isotropic-columnar phase transition of colloidal hard platelets by a transient cubatic phase
    M. Marechal, A. Patti, M. Dennison, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 108, 206101 (2012).
  21. A parameter-free, solid-angle based, nearest-neighbor algorithm
    J. A. van Meel, L. Filion, C. Valeriani, D. Frenkel, Journal of Chemical Physics 136, 234107 (2012).
  22. Directed Orientation of Asymmetric Composite Dumbbells by Electric Field Induced Assembly
    D. Nagao, M. Sugimoto, A. Okada, H. Ishii, M. Konno, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 28, 6546-6550 (2012).
  23. Novel mini-reactor of silicone oil droplets for synthesis of morphology-controlled polymer particles
    D. Nagao, T. Ohta, H. Ishii, A. Imhof, and M. Konno, Langmuir 28, 17642-17646 (2012).
  24. Phase diagram of colloidal hard superballs: from cubes via spheres to octahedra
    R. Ni, A. Prasad Gantapara, J. de Graaf, R. van Roij and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 8, 8826-8834 (2012).
  25. Synthesis of Monodisperse, Highly Cross-Linked, Fluorescent PMMA Particles by Dispersion Polymerization
    B. Peng, E. van der Wee, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 28, 6776-6785 (2012).
  26. Synthesis of Fluorescent Monodisperse Non-Spherical Dumbbell-Like Model Colloids
    B. Peng, H. R. Vutukuri, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Journal of Materials Chemistry 22, 21893-21900 (2012).
  27. Orientational order of carbon nanotube guests in a nematic host suspension of colloidal viral rods
    N. Puech, M. Dennison, C. Blanc, P. van der Schoot, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, P. Poulin, and E. Grelet, Physical Review Letters, 108, 247801 (2012).
  28. Ordered Two-Dimensional Superstructures of Colloidal Octapod-Shaped Nanocrystals on Flat Substrates
    W. Qi, J. de Graaf, F. Qiao, S. Marras, L. Manna, and M. Dijkstra, Nano Letters 12, 5299-5303 (2012).
  29. Self-assembly of colloidal particles into strings in a homogeneous external electric or magnetic field
    F. Smallenburg, H. R. Vutukuri, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 24, 464113 (2012).
  30. Vacancy-stabilized crystalline order in hard cubes
    F. Smallenburg, L. Filion, M. Marechal, and M. Dijkstra, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109, 17886 (2012).
  31. Novel ultrafine Fe(C) precipitates strengthen transformation induced plasticity steel
    G. K. Tirumalasetty, C. M. Fang, Q. Xu, J. Jansen, J. Sietsma, M. A. van Huis, H. W. Zandbergen, Acta Materialia 60, 7160-7168 (2012).
  32. Colloidal Analogues of Charged and Uncharged Polymer Chains with Tunable Stiffness
    H. R. Vutukuri, A. F. Demirörs, B. Peng, P. D. J. van Oostrum, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 51, 11249-11253 (2012).
  33. Bonding assembled colloids without loss of colloidal stability
    H. R. Vutukuri, J. Stiefelhagen, T. Vissers, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Advanced Materials 24, 412-416 (2012).

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2011

  1. Morphology and Persistence Length of Amyloid Fibrils Are Correlated to Peptide Molecular Structure
    C. C. van den Akker, M. F. M. Engel, K. P. Velikov, M. Bonn, and G. H. Koenderink, Journal of the American Chemical Society 133, 18030-18033 (2011).
  2. Polydispersity stabilizes biaxal nematic liquid crystals
    S. Belli, A. Patti, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Physical Review Letters 107, 148303 (2011).
  3. Effect of quenched size polydispersity on the fluid-solid transition in charged colloidal suspensions
    J. Colombo and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 15404 (2011).
  4. Seeded growth of titania colloids with refractive index tunability and fluorophore-free luminescence
    A. F. Demirörs, A. Jannasch, P. D. J. van Oostrum, E. Schäffer, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 27, 1626-1634 (2011).
  5. Phase diagram and effective shape of semiflexible colloidal rods and biopolymers
    M. Dennison, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review Letters 106, 208302 (2011).
  6. The effects of shape and flexibility on bio-engineered fd-virus suspensions
    M. Dennison, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Journal of Chemical Physics 135, 144106 (2011).
  7. Measuring colloidal forces from particle position deviations inside an optical trap
    D. El Masri, P. van Oostrum, F. Smallenburg, T. Vissers, A. Imhof, M. Dijkstra and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 7, 3462-3466 (2011).
  8. Simulation of nucleation in almost hard-sphere colloids: the discrepancy between experiments and simulation persists
    L. Filion, R. Ni, D. Frenkel and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 134901 (2011).
  9. Self-assembly of a colloidal interstitial solid with tunable sublattice doping
    L. Filion, M. Hermes, R. Ni, E. C. M. Vermolen, A. Kuijk, C. G. Christova, J. C. P. Stiefelhagen, T. Vissers, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 107, 168302 (2011).
  10. Dense regular packings of irregular nonconvex particles
    J. de Graaf, R. van Roij and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 107, 155501 (2011).
  11. Nucleation of colloidal crystals on configurable seed structures
    M. Hermes, E. C. M. Vermolen, M. E. Leunissen, D. L. J. Vossen, P. D. J. van Oostrum, M. Dijkstra and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 7, 4517-5048 (2011).
  12. Synthesis of monodisperse, rodlike silica colloids with tunable aspect ratio
    A. Kuijk, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Journal of the American Chemical Society 133, 2346-2349 (2011).
  13. Polarizability and alignment of dielectric nanoparticles in an external electric field: bowls, dumbbells, and cuboids
    B.W. Kwaadgras, M. Verdult, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, The Journal of Chemical Physics 135, 134105 (2011).
  14. Magnetically Responsive Pickering Foams
    S. Lam, E. Blanco, K. Stoyan, K. P. Velikov, and O. D. Velev, Journal of the American Chemical Society 133, 13856-13859 (2011).
  15. Colloidal hard dumbbells under gravity: structure and crystallization
    M. Marechal and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 7, 1397-1408 (2011).
  16. Phase behavior of hard colloidal platelets using free energy calculations
    M. Marechal, A. Cuetos, B. Martínez-Haya and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 094501 (2011)
  17. Stacking in sediments of colloidal hard spheresM. Marechal, M. Hermes, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 135, 034510 (2011).
  18. Hydrodynamic Rayleigh-Taylor-like instabilities in sedimenting colloidal mixtures
    K. Milinković, J. T. Padding. and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 7, 11177 (2011).
  19. Hierarchical self-assembly of suspended branched colloidal nanocrystals into superlattice structures
    K. Miszta, J. de Graaf, G. Bertoni, D. Dorfs, R. Brescia, S. Marras, L. Ceseracciu, R. Cingolani, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra and L. Manna, Nature Materials 10, 872-876 (2011).
  20. Crystal nucleation of colloidal hard dumbbells
    R. Ni and M. Dijkstra, The Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 034501 (2011).
  21. Crystal nucleation in binary hard-sphere mixtures: the effect of order parameter on the cluster composition
    R. Ni, F. Smallenburg, L. Filion and M. Dijkstra, Molecular Physics 109, 1213-1227 (2011).
  22. Relaxation dynamics in the columnar liquid crystal phase of hard platelets
    A. Patti, S. Belli, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 7, 3533-3545 (2011).
  23. Cholesteric colloidal liquid crystals from phytosterol rod-like particles
    L. Rossi, S. Sacanna, and K. P. Velikov, Soft Matter 7, 64-67 (2011).
  24. Phase diagram of colloidal spheres with a constant zeta-potential
    F. Smallenburg, N. Boon, M. Kater, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 074505 (2011).
  25. Lane formation in driven mixtures of oppositely charged colloids
    T. Vissers, A. Wysocki, M. Rex, H. Löwen, C. P. Royall, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Soft Matter 7, 2352-2356 (2011).
  26. Electrophoresis of concentrated colloidal dispersions in low-polar solvents
    T. Vissers, A. Imhof, F. Carrique, Á. V. Delgado, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 361, 443-455 (2011).
  27. Band formation in mixtures of oppositely charged colloids driven by an ac electric field
    T. Vissers, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Physical Review Letters 106, 228303 (2011).

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2010

  1. Heterogeneous dynamics in columnar liquid crystals of parallel hard rods
    S. Belli, A. Patti, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 133, 154514 (2010).
  2. Phase diagrams of binary mixtures of oppositely charged colloids
    M. Bier, R. van Roij and M. Dijkstra, The Journal of Chemical Physics 133, 124501 (2010).
  3. Screening of heterogeneous surfaces: charge renormalization of Janus particles
    N. Boon, E. Carvajal Gallardo, S. Zheng, E. Eggen, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 22, 104104 (2010).
  4. Can the isotropic-smectic transition of colloidal hard rods occur via nucleation and growth?
    A. Cuetos, E. Sanz, and M. Dijkstra, Faraday Discussions 144, 253-269 (2010).
  5. A general method to coat colloidal particles with titania
    A. F. Demirörs, A. van Blaaderen and A. Imhof, Langmuir 26, 9297-9303 (2010).
  6. Directed self-assembly of colloidal dumbbells with an electric field
    A. F. Demirörs, P. M. Johnson, C. M. van Kats, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Langmuir 26, 14466-14471 (2010).
  7. Subdiffusion and intermittent dynamic fluctuations in the aging regime of concentrated hard spheres
    D. El Masri, L. Berthier, and L. Cipelletti, Physical Review E 82, 031503 (2010).
  8. Entropy-driven formation of binary semiconductor-nanocrystal superlattices
    W. H. Evers, B. de Nijs, L. Filion, S. Castillo, M. Dijkstra, and D. Vanmaekelbergh, Nano Letters 10, 4235 (2010).
  9. Crystal nucleation of hard spheres using molecular dynamics, umbrella sampling, and forward flux sampling: A comparison of simulation techniques
    L. Filion, M. Hermes, R. Ni and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 133, 244115, 2010
  10. Adsorption trajectories and free-energy separatrices for colloidal particles in contact with a liquid-liquid interface
    J. de Graaf, M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, The Journal of Chemical Physics 132, 164902 (2010).
  11. Jamming of polydisperse hard spheres: The effect of kinetic arrrest
    M. Hermes and M. Dijkstra, Europhysics Letters 89, 38005 (2010).
  12. Thermodynamic signature of the dynamic glass transition in hard spheres
    M. Hermes and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 22, 104114 (2010).
  13. Synthesis of hollow asymmetrical silica dumbbells with a movable inner core
    D. Nagao, C. M. van Kats, K. Hayasaka, M. Sugimoto, M. Konno, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 26, 5208-5212 (2010).
  14. Phase behavior and structure of a new colloidal model system of bowl-shaped particles
    M. Marechal, R. J. Kortschot, A. F. Demirörs, A. Imhof, and M. Dijkstra, Nano Letters 10, 1907-1911 (2010)
  15. Phase behavior and structure of colloidal bowl-shaped particles: Simulations
    M. Marechal and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 82, 031405 (2010).
  16. Non-Gaussian dynamics in smectic liquid crystals of parallel hard rods
    R. Matena, M. Dijkstra, and A. Patti, Physical Review E 81, 021704 (2010).
  17. Glassy dynamics, Spinodal fluctuations, and the kinetic limit of nucleation in suspensions of colloidal hard rods
    R. Ni, S. Belli, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 105, 088302 (2010).
  18. Monte Carlo simulations of self-assembling star-block copolymers in dilute solutions
    A. Patti, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 361, 81-89, (2010).
  19. Collective diffusion of colloidal hard rods in smectic liquid crystals: Effect of particle anisotropy
    A. Patti, D. El Masri, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics132, 224907 (2010).
  20. Phase diagram of colloidal spheres in a biaxial electric or magnetic field
    F. Smallenburg and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physical 132, 204508 (2010).
  21. Computer simulations of the restricted primitive model at very low temperature and density
    C. Valeriani, P.J. Camp, J.W. Zwanikken, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 22, 104122 (2010).
  22. Ion association in low-polarity solvents comparisons between theory, simulation, and experiment
    C. Valeriani, P.J. Camp, J.W. Zwanikken, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 6, 2793 (2010).
  23. Multi-particle collision dynamics simulations of sedimenting colloidal dispersions in confinement
    A. Wysocki, C. P. Royall, R. G. Winkler, G. Gompper, H. Tanaka, A. van Blaaderen, and H. Löwen, Faraday Discussions 144, 245-252 (2010).
  24. Tuning the mechanical properties of silica microcapsules
    L. Zhang, M. D’Acunzi, M. Kappl, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, H.-J. Butt, R. Graf, and D. Vollmer, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 12, 15392-15398 (2010).

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2009

  1. Quasicrystals from nanocrystals
    A. van Blaaderen, Nature (News&Views) 461, 892-893 (2009).
  2. Synthesis of eccentric titania-silica core-shell and composite particles
    A. F. Demirörs, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Chemistry of Materials 21, 979-984 (2009).
  3. BaTiO3, SrTiO3, CaTiO3, and BaxSr1−xTiO3 particles: A general approach for monodisperse colloidal perovskites
    A. F. Demirörs and A. Imhof, Chemistry of Materials 21, 3002-3007 (2009).
  4. Dynamics of colloidal crystals in shear flow
    D. Derks, Y. L. Wu, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Soft Matter 5, 1060-1065 (2009).
  5. Effective shape and phase behavior of short charged rods
    Eelco Eggen, Marjolein Dijkstra, and René van Roij, Physical Review E 79, 041401 (2009).
  6. Observation of a ternary nanocrystal superlattice and its structural characterization by electron tomography
    W. H. Evers, H. Friedrich, L. Filion, M. Dijkstra, D. Vanmaekelbergh, Angewandte Chemie Intl. Ed. 48, 9655-9657 (2009).
  7. Prediction of binary hard-sphere crystal structures
    L. Filion and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 79, 046714 (2009).
  8. Efficient Method for Predicting Crystal Structures at Finite Temperature: Variable Box Shape Simulations
    L. Filion, M. Marechal, B. van Oorschot, D. Pelt, F. Smallenburg, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 103, 188302 (2009).
  9. Quantitative structural analysis of binary nanocrystal superlattices by electron tomography
    H. Friedrich, C. J. Gommes, K. Overgaag, J. D. Meeldijk, W. H. Evers, B. de Nijs, M. P. Boneschanser, P. E. de Jongh, A. J. Verkleij, K. P. de Jong, A. van Blaaderen, D. Vanmaekelbergh, Nano Letters 9, 2719-2724 (2009).
  10. Triangular tessellation scheme for the adsorption free energy at the liquid-liquid
    interface: Towards nonconvex patterned colloids

    J. de Graaf, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 80, 051405 (2009).
  11. The single molecule probe: Nanoscale vectorial mapping of photonic mode density in a metal nanocavity
    J. P. Hoogenboom, G. Sanchez-Mosteiro, G. Colas des Francs, D. Heinis, G. Legay, A. Dereux, and N. F. van Hulst, Nano Letters 9,1189-1195 (2009).
  12. Stability of LS and LS2 crystal structures in binary mixtures of hard and charged spheres
    A. P. Hynninen, L. Filion, M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 131, 064902 (2009).
  13. Self-assembly of colloids with liquid protrusions
    D. J. Kraft, W. S. Vlug, C. M. van Kats, A. van Blaaderen, A. Imhof, and W. K. Kegel, Journal of the American Chemical Society 131, 1182-1186 (2009).
  14. Directing colloidal self-assembly with biaxial electric fields
    M. E. Leunissen, H. R. Vutukuri, and A. van Blaaderen, Advanced Materials 21, 3116 (2009).
  15. Mutual influence of timeshared optical traps studied by means of Video Holographic Microscopy
    P. D. van Oostrum, A. van der Horst, and A. van Blaaderen, Digital Holography
    and Three-Dimensional Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009).
  16. One-pot synthesis of amino functionalized mesoporous silica materials: using
    simulations to understand transitions between different structures

    A. Patti, A. D. Mackie, V Zelenak and F. R. Siperstein, Journal of Materials Chemistry 19, 724-732 (2009).
  17. Monte Carlo simulations of self-assembling hexagonal and cage-like bifunctional periodic mesoporous materials
    A. Patti, A. D. Mackie, and F. R. Siperstein, Journal of Materials Chemistry 19, 7848-7855 (2009).
  18. Do multilayer crystals nucleate in suspensions of colloidal rods?
    A. Patti and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 102, 128301 (2009).
  19. Stringlike clusters and cooperative interlayer permeation in smectic liquid crystals formed by colloidal rods
    A. Patti, D. El Masri, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 248304 (2009).
  20. Structure, stability, and formation pathways of colloidal gels in systems with short-range attraction and long-range repulsion
    M. M. van Schooneveld, V. W. A. de Villeneuve, R. P. A Dullens, D. G. A. L. Aarts, M. E. Leunissen, and W. K. Kegel, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 113, 4560-4564 (2009).
  21. Comparing photonic band structure calculation methods for diamond and pyrochlore crystals
    E. C. M. Vermolen, J. H. J. Thijssen, A. Moroz, M. Megens, and A. van Blaaderen, Optics Express 17, 6952-6961 (2009).
  22. Fabrication of large binary colloidal crystals with a NaCl structure
    E. C. M. Vermolen, A. Kuijk, L. C. Filion, M. Hermes, J. H. J. Thijssen, M. Dijkstra, and A. van Blaaderen, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106, 16063-16067 (2009).
  23. Grain boundary pinning in doped hard sphere crystals
    V. W. A. de Villeneuve, L. Derendorp, D. Verboekend, E. C. M. Vermolen, W. K. Kegel, H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, and R. P. A. Dullens, Soft Matter 5, 2448-2452 (2009).
  24. Melting and crystallization of colloidal hard-sphere suspensions under shear
    Y. L. Wu, D. Derks, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106, 10564-10569 (2009).
  25. Direct observation of hydrodynamic instabilities in a driven non-uniform colloidal dispersion
    A. Wysocki, C. P. Royall, R. G. Winkler, G. Gompper, H. Tanaka, A. van Blaaderen, and H. Löwen, Soft Matter 5, 1340-1344 (2009).
  26. Hollow silica spheres: Synthesis and mechanical properties
    L. Zhang, M. D’Acunzi, M. Kappl, G. K. Auernhammer, D. Vollmer, C. M. van Kats, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 25, 2711-2717 (2009).

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2008

  1. Self-diffusion of particles in complex fluids: temporary cages and permanent barriers
    M. Bier, R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra and P. van der Schoot, Physical Review Letters 101, 215901 (2008).
  2. Optical trapping of coated microspheres
    V. Bormuth, A. Jannasch, M. Ander, C. M. van Kats, A. van Blaaderen, J. Howard, and E. Schäffer, Optics Express 16, 13831-13844 (2008).
  3. Isotropic-to-nematic nucleation in suspensions of colloidal rods
    A. Cuetos, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Soft Matter 4, 757 (2008).
  4. Phase separating colloid polymer mixtures in shear flow
    D. Derks, D. G. A. L. Aarts, D. Bonn, and A. Imhof, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20, 404208 (2008).
  5. Synthesis and characterization of photoswitchable fluorescent silica nanoparticles
    J. Fölling, S. Polyakova, V. Belov, A. van Blaaderen, M. L. Bossi, and S. W. Hell, Small 4, 134-142 (2008).
  6. Effect of excluded volume interactions on the interfacial properties of colloid-polymer mixtures
    A. Fortini, P.G. Bolhuis, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 128, 024904 (2008).
  7. Crystallization and gelation in colloidal systems with short-ranged attractive interactions
    A. Fortini, E. Sanz, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 78, 041402 (2008).
  8. High trapping forces for high-refractive index particles trapped in dynamic arrays of
    counterpropagating optical tweezers

    A. van der Horst, P. D. J. van Oostrum, A. Moroz, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dogterom, Applied Optics 47, 3196-3202 (2008).
  9. Coated microspheres as enhanced probes for optical trapping
    A. Jannasch, A, V. Bormuth, C.M. van Kats, A. van Blaaderen, J. Howard, and E. Schäffer, Proc. of SPIE 7038, 70382B-1-70382B-8 (2008).
  10. On the incorporation mechanism of hydrophobic quantum dots in silica spheres by a
    reverse microemulsion method

    R. Koole, M. M. van Schooneveld, J. Hilhorst, C. de Mello Donegá, D. C. ’t Hart, A. van Blaaderen, D. Vanmaekelbergh, and A. Meijerink, Chemistry of Materials 20, 2503-2512 (2008).
  11. Bouwen met een microscopische blokkendoos
    M. E. Leunissen, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, april 2008, pp. 116-119.
  12. Concentrating colloids with electric field gradients. I. Particle transport and growth mechanism of hard-sphere-like crystals in an electric bottle
    M. E. Leunissen, M. T. Sullivan, P. M. Chaikin, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Chemical Physics 128, 164508 (2008).
  13. Concentrating colloids with electric field gradients. II. Phase transitions and crystal buckling of long-ranged repulsive charged spheres in an electric bottle
    M. E. Leunissen and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Chemical Physics 128, 164509 (2008).
  14. Stability of orientationally disordered crystal structures of colloidal hard dumbbells
    M. Marechal and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 77, 061405 (2008).
  15. Optical properties of spherical and oblate spheroidal gold shell colloids
    J. J. Penninkhof, A. Moroz, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 112, 4146-4150 (2008).
  16. Optical cavity modes in gold shell colloids
    J. J. Penninkhof, L. A. Sweatlock, A. Moroz, H. A. Atwater, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Journal of Applied Physics 103, 123105 (2008).
  17. Anisotropic colloids through non-trivial buckling
    C. Quilliet, C. I. Zoldesi, C. Riera, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, European Physical Journal E 27, 13-20 (2008); Erratum: ibid. 32, 419-420 (2010).
  18. Controlling competition between crystallization and glass formation in binary colloids with an external field
    C. P. Royall, E. C. M. Vermolen, A. van Blaaderen, and H. Tanaka, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20, 404225 (2008).
  19. Gel formation in suspensions of oppositely charged colloids: mechanism and relation to the equilibrium phase diagram
    E. Sanz, M. E. Leunissen, A. Fortini, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Journal  of Physical Chemistry B 112, 10861-10872 (2008).
  20. Out-of-equilibrium processes in suspensions of oppositely charged colloids: liquid-to-crystal nucleation and gel formation
    E. Sanz, C. Valeriani, T. Vissers, A. Fortini, M. E. Leunissen, A. van Blaaderen, D. Frenkel, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20, 494247 (2008).
  21. Non-equilibrium sedimentation of colloids: confocal microscopy and Brownian dynamics simulations
    M. Schmidt, C. P. Royall, A. van Blaaderen, and J. Dzubiella, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20, 494222 (2008).
  22. Effect of particle size and charge on the network properties of microsphere-based hydrogels
    S. R. Van Tomme, C. F. van Nostrum, M. Dijkstra, S. C. De Smedt, W. E. Hennink, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics 70, 522-530 (2008).
  23. Breakdown of the Yukawa model in de-ionized colloidal suspensions
    A. Torres, A. Cuetos, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 77, 031402 (2008).
  24. Chemical modification of colloidal masks for nanolithography
    D. L. J. Vossen, J. J. Penninkhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 24, 5967-5969 (2008).
  25. Elastic properties of hollow colloidal particles
    C. I. Zoldesi, I. L. Ivanovska, C. Quilliet, G. J. L. Wuite, and A. Imhof, Physical Review E 78, 051401 (2008).
  26. Olie-watermengsels ontrafeld
    J. Zwanikken, M.E. Leunissen, A. van Blaaderen en R. van Roij, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, juli 2008, pp. 260-263.

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2007

  1. Experimental Observation of Structural Crossover in Binary Mixtures of Colloidal Hard Spheres
    J. Baumgartl, R.P.A. Dullens, M. Dijkstra, R. Roth, and C. Bechinger, Physical Review Letters 98, 198303 (2007).
  2. Op weg naar een fotonische band gap voor licht?
    A. van Blaaderen en M. Dijkstra, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, mei 2007, pp. 172-174.
  3. Kinetic pathways for the isotropic-nematic phase transition in a system of colloidal hard rods: a simulation study
    A. Cuetos and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 98, 095701 (2007).
  4. Use of Parsons-Lee and Onsager theories to predict nematic and demixing behavior in
    binary mixtures of hard rods and hard spheres

    A. Cuetos, B. Martínez-Haya, S. Lago, and L. F. Rull, Physical Review E  75, 061701 (2007).
  5. Manipulating metal-oxide nanowires using counter-propagating optical line tweezers
    A. van der Horst, A. I. Campbell, L. K. van Vugt, D. A. M. Vanmaekelbergh, M. Dogterom, and A. van Blaaderen, Optics Express 15, 11629 (2007).
  6. Self-assembly route for photonic crystals with a bandgap in the visible region
    A.-P. Hynninen, J. H. J. Thijssen, E. C. M. Vermolen, M. Dijkstra, and A. van Blaaderen, Nature Materials 6, 202-205 (2007).  Also read the News&Views article by D. J. Norris.
  7. Characterizing and tracking single colloidal particles with video holographic microscopy
    S.-H. Lee, Y. Roichman, G.-R. Yi, S.-H. Kim, S.-M. Yang, A. van Blaaderen, P. van Oostrum, and D. G. Grier, Optics Express 15, 18275 (2007).  Multimedia file: Movie.
  8. Electrostatics at the oil–water interface, stability, and order in emulsions and colloids
    M. E. Leunissen, A. van Blaaderen, A. D. Hollingsworth, M. T. Sullivan, and P. M. Chaikin, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105, 2585-2590 (2007).
  9. Ion partitioning at the oil–water interface as a source of tunable electrostatic effects in emulsions with colloids
    M. E. Leunissen, J. Zwanikken, R. van Roij, P. M. Chaikin, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 9, 6405-6414 (2007).
  10. Crystallization of colloidal hard spheres under gravity
    M. Marechal and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 75, 061404 (2007).
  11. Stability of nematic and smectic phases in rod-like
    mesogens with orientation-dependent attractive interactions

    B. Martinez-Haya, A. Cuetos, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 111, 8150-8157 (2007).
  12. Coherent vibrations of submicron spherical gold shells in a photonic crystal
    D. A. Mazurenko, X. Shan, J. C. P. Stiefelhagen, C. M. Graf, A. van Blaaderen, and J. I. Dijkhuis, Physical Review B 75, 161102 (2007).
  13. Entropic Wetting and the Free Isotropic-Nematic Interface of Hard Colloidal Platelets
    H. Reich, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and M. Schmidt, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 111, 7825 (2007).
  14. Nonequilibrium sedimentation of colloids on the particle scale
    C. P. Royall, J. Dzubiella, M. Schmidt, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review Letters 98, 188304 (2007). Auxiliary material: Movie1, Movie2.
  15. Evidence for Out-of-Equilibrium Crystal Nucleation in Suspensions of Oppositely Charged
    Colloids

    E. Sanz, C. Valeriani, D. Frenkel, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 99, 055501 (2007).
  16. Acoustic vibrations in nanosized gold-shell particles
    X. Shan, X. Zhang, D. A. Mazurenko, A van Blaaderen, J. I. Dijkhuis, F. Hudert, and T. Dekorsy, Journal of Physics: Conference Series 92, 012035 (2007).
  17. Sedimentation of charged colloids: The primitive model and the effective one-component approach
    A. Torres, A. Cuetos, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 75,
    041405 (2007).
  18. A new parallel plate shear cell for in situ real-space measurements of complex fluids
    under shear flow

    Y.L. Wu, J. H. J. Brand, J. L. A. van Gemert, J. Verkerk, H. Wisman, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Review of Scientific Instruments 78, 103902 (2007).
  19. Encapsulation of emulsion droplets by organo–silica shells
    C. I. Zoldesi, P. Steegstra, and A. Imhof, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 308, 121-129 2007).

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2006

  1. Isotropic-nematic interface and wetting in suspensions of colloidal platelets
    D. van der Beek, H. Reich, P. van der Schoot, M. Dijkstra, T. Schilling, R. Vink, M. Schmidt, R. van Roij, and H. Lekkerkerker, Physical Review Letters 97, 087801 (2006).
  2. Colloids get complex
    A. van Blaaderen, Nature (News&Views) 439, 545 (2006).
  3. Zouten maken met colloïden
    A. van Blaaderen en M. Dijkstra, Chemisch2Weekblad, 17 juni 2006, p. 20-22.
  4. Gewone en exotische zouten maken met colloïden
    A. van Blaaderen en M. Dijkstra, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, juli 2006, p. 240-242.
  5. Layering in sedimentation of suspensions of charged colloids: Simulation and theory
    A. Cuetos, A.-P. Hynninen, J. Zwanikken, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 73, 061402 (2006).
  6. Suppression of thermally excited capillary waves by shear flow
    D. Derks, D. G. A. L. Aarts, D. Bonn, H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, and A. Imhof, Physical Review Letters 97, 038301 (2006).
  7. Sedimentation of binary mixtures of like- and oppositely charged colloids: the primitive
    model or effective pair potentials?

    M. Dijkstra, J. Zwanniken, and R. van Roij, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 18, 825-836 (2006).
  8. Effect of many-body interactions on the bulk and interfacial phase behavior of a model
    colloid-polymer mixture

    M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, R. Roth, and A. Fortini, Physical Review E 73, 041404 (2006).
  9. Shape-induced frustration of hexagonal order in polyhedral colloids
    R. P. A. Dullens, M. C. D. Mourad, D. G. A. L. Aarts, J. P. Hoogenboom, and W. K. Kegel, Physical Review Letters 96, 028304 (2006).
  10. Phase behaviour of hard spheres confined between parallel hard plates: manipulation of colloidal crystal structures by confinement
    A. Fortini and M. Dijkstra, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 18, L371-L378 (2006).
  11. Phase behavior and structure of model colloid-polymer mixtures confined between two parallel
    planar hard walls

    A. Fortini, M. Schmidt, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 73, 051502 (2006).
  12. Gas-liquid phase separation in oppositely charged colloids: Stability and interfacial tension
    A. Fortini, A.-P. Hynninen, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 125, 094502 (2006).
  13. CuAu structure in the restricted primitive model and oppositely charged colloids
    A.-P. Hynninen, M. E. Leunissen, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Physical  Review Letters 96, 018303 (2006).
  14. Prediction and observation of crystal structures of oppositely charged colloids
    A.-P. Hynninen, C.G. Christova, R. van Roij, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 96, 138308 (2006).
  15. Nematic-isotropic spinodal decomposition kinetics of rodlike viruses
    M. P. Lettinga, K. Kang, P. Holmqvist, A. Imhof, D. Derks, and J. K. G. Dhont, Physical Review E 73, 011412 (2006).
  16. Anisotropic deformation of metallo-dielectric core–shell colloids under MeV ion irradiation
    J. J. Penninkhof, T. van Dillen, S. Roorda, C. Graf, A. van Blaaderen, A.M. Vredenberg, A. Polman, Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section B 242, 523-529 (2006).
  17. Microradian X-ray diffraction in colloidal photonic crystals
    A. V. Petukhov, J. H. J. Thijssen, D. C. ‘t Hart, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, I. P. Dolbnya, A. Snigirev, A. Moussaïd and I. Snigireva, Journal of
    Applied Crystallography
    39, 137-144 (2006).
  18. Depressions at the surface of an elastic spherical shell submitted to external pressure
    C. Quilliet, Physical Review E 74, 046608 (2006).
  19. Surface molecular view of colloidal gelation
    S. Roke, O. Berg, J. Buitenhuis, A. van Blaaderen, and M. Bonn, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103, 13310-13314 (2006).
  20. Re-entrant melting and freezing in a model system of charged colloids
    C. P. Royall, M. E. Leunissen, A.-P. Hynninen, M. Dijkstra and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Chemical Physics 124, 244706 (2006).
  21. Phase behavior of a suspension of colloidal hard rods and nonadsorbing polymer
    S.V. Savenko and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 124, 234902 (2006).
  22. Characterization of photonic colloidal single crystals by microradian X-ray diffraction
    J. H. J. Thijssen, A. V. Petukhov, D. C. ‘t Hart, A. Imhof, C. H. M. van der Werf, R. E. I. Schropp, and A. van Blaaderen, Advanced Materials 18,
    1662-1666 (2006).
  23. Fluorescence enhancement by metal-core/silica-shell nanoparticles
    O. G. Tovmachenko, C. Graf, D. J. van den Heuvel, A. van Blaaderen, and H. C. Gerritsen, Advanced Materials 18, 91-95 (2006).
  24. Deformable hollow hybrid silica/siloxane colloids by emulsion templating
    C. I. Zoldesi, C. A. van Walree, and A. Imhof, Langmuir 22, 4343-4352 (2006).

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2005

  1. Entropic interfaces in hard-core model amphiphilic mixtures
    J. M. Brader and M. Schmidt, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 281, 495-502 (2005).
  2. Entropic wetting in colloidal suspensions
    M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, S3507-S3514 (2005).
  3. Wall-fluid and liquid-gas interfaces of model colloid-polymer mixtures by simulation and
    theory

    A. Fortini, M. Dijkstra, M. Schmidt, and P.P.F. Wessels, Physical Review E 71, 051403 (2005).
  4. Phase behaviour of charged colloidal sphere dispersions with added polymer chains
    A. Fortini, M. Dijkstra, and R. Tuinier, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, 7783-7803 (2005).
  5. Homogeneous and inhomogeneous hard-sphere mixtures: manifestations of structural
    crossover

    C. Grodon, M. Dijkstra, R. Evans, and R. Roth, Molecular Physics 103, 3009 (2005).
  6. Manipulation and imaging of particles with optical tweezers and confocal microscopy
    A. van der Horst, Dirk L.J. Vossen, K. Visscher, M. Dogterom, and A. van Blaaderen, Microscopy and Analysis, March 2005, issue 94, pages 15-17.
  7. Phase diagram of dipolar hard and soft spheres: Manipulation of colloidal crystal structures by an external field
    A.-P. Hynninen and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 94,138303 (2005).
  8. Critical point of electrolyte mixtures
    A.-P. Hynninen, M. Dijkstra, and A. Z. Panagiotopoulos, Journal of  Chemical Physics 123, 084903 (2005).
  9. Phase behavior of dipolar hard and soft spheres
    A.-P. Hynninen and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 72, 051402 (2005).
  10. Melting line of charged colloids from primitive model simulations
    A.-P. Hynninen and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 123, 244902 (2005).
  11. Synthesis of colloidal silica dumbbells
    P. M. Johnson, C. M. van Kats, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 21, 11510-11517 (2005).
  12. Kinetic pathways of the nematic–isotropic phase transition as studied by confocal microscopy on rod-like viruses
    M. P. Lettinga, K. Kang, A. Imhof, D. Derks, and J. K. G. Dhont, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, S3609-S3618 (2005).
  13. Ionic colloidal crystals of oppositely charged particles
    M. E. Leunissen, C. G. Christova, A.-P. Hynninen, C. P. Royall, A. I. Campbell, A. Imhof, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and A. van Blaaderen, Nature 437, 235-240 (2005).
    Also read the accompanying News and Views,
    and the News and Views in Nature Materials by D. Frenkel.
  14. Angle-dependent extinction of anisotropic silica/Au core/shell colloids made via ion irradiation
    J. J. Penninkhof, C. Graf, T. van Dillen, A. M. Vredenberg, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Advanced Materials 17, 1484-1488 (2005).
    Erratum: Advanced Materials 18, 2802 (2006).
  15. Interface–solvent effects during colloidal phase transitions
    S. Roke, J. Buitenhuis, J. C. van Miltenburg, M. Bonn, and A. van Blaaderen, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, S3609-S3618 (2005).
  16. Extended sedimentation profiles in charged colloids: the gravitational length, entropy, and electrostatics
    C. P. Royall, R. van Roij, and A. van Blaaderen, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, 2315-2326 (2005).
  17. Asymptotic decay of the pair correlation function in molecular fluids: Application to hard rods
    S.V. Savenko and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 72, 021202 (2005).
  18. Combined optical tweezers/ion beam technique to tune colloidal masks for nanolithography
    D. L. J. Vossen, D. Fific, J. Penninkhof, T. van Dillen, A. Polman, and A. van Blaaderen, Nano Letters 5, 1175-1179 (2005).
  19. Wetting, drying, and layering of colloid-polymer mixtures at porous interfaces
    P. P. F. Wessels, M. Schmidt, and H. Löwen, Physical Review Letters 94, 078303 (2005).
  20. Synthesis of monodisperse colloidal spheres, capsules, and microballoons by emulsion
    templating

    C. I. Zoldesi and A. Imhof, Advanced Materials 17, 924-928 (2005).

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2004

  1. Direct visual observation of thermal capillary waves
    D. G. A. L. Aarts, M. Schmidt, H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Science 304, 847-850 (2004).
    Also read the accompanying Perspective by Wilson Poon
  2. Colloids under external control
    A. van Blaaderen, MRS Bulletin, February, 85-90 (2004).
  3. Confocal microscopy of colloidal dispersions in shear flow using a counter-rotating cone–plate shear cell
    D. Derks, H. Wisman, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 16, S3917–S3927 (2004).
  4. Capillary freezing or complete wetting of hard spheres in a planar hard slit?
    M. Dijkstra, Physical Review Letters 93, 108303 (2004).
  5. Shaping colloidal assemblies
    T. van Dillen, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Materials Today, July/August, pp. 40-46 (2004).
  6. Density functional theory for sphere-needle mixtures: Toward finite rod thickness
    A. Esztermann and M. Schmidt, Physical Review E 70, 022501 (2004).
  7. Decay of correlation functions in hard-sphere mixtures: Structural crossover
    C. Grodon, M. Dijkstra, R. Evans, and R. Roth, Journal of Chemical Physics 121, 7869-7882 (2004).
  8. Epitaxial growth of a colloidal hard-sphere hcp crystal and the effects of epitaxial mismatch on crystal structure
    J. P. Hoogenboom, A. K. van Langen-Suurling, J. Romijn, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review E 69, 051602 (2004).
  9. Template-induced growth of close-packed and non-close-packed colloidal crystals during solvent
    evaporation

    J. P. Hoogenboom, C. Rétif, E. de Bres, M. van de Boer, A. K. van Langen-Suurling, J. Romijn, and A. van Blaaderen, Nano Letters 4, 205-208 (2004).
  10. Colloidale epitaxy: Kijken naar de vorming van metastabiele kristallen
    J. P. Hoogenboom, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde (Mei 2004) 70, 20-25 (2004).
  11. Sedimentation profiles of charged colloids: Entropic lift and charge separation
    A.-P. Hynninen, R. van Roij, and M. Dijkstra, Europhysics Letters 65(5), 719-725 (2004).
  12. Effect of three-body interactions on the phase behavior of charge-stabilized colloidal
    suspensions

    A.-P. Hynninen, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 69, 061407 (2004).
  13. Selective excitation of erbium in silicon-infiltrated silica colloidal photonic crystals
    J. Kalkman, E. de Bres, A. Polman, Y. Jun, D. J. Norris, D. C. ’t Hart, J. P. Hoogenboom, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Applied Physics 95,
    2297-2302 (2004).
  14. Three-dimensional silica-gold core-shell photonic crystal: linear reflection and ultrafast
    non-linear optical properties

    D.A. Mazurenko, A. Moroz, C.M. Graf, A. van Blaaderen, J.I. Dijkhuis, in:
    Proceedings of SPIE Volume 5450: “Photonic Crystal Materials and Nanostructures”, edited by R. M. De La Rue, P. Viktorovitch, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, M. Midrio, pp. 569-577 (2004).
  15. Aligned gold nanorods in silica made by ion irradiation of core-shell colloidal particles
    S. Roorda, T. van Dillen, A. Polman, C. Graf, A. van Blaaderen, and B. J. Kooi, Advanced Materials 16, 235-237 (2004).
  16. Sedimentation and multiphase equilibria in suspensions of colloidal hard rods
    S.V. Savenko and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 70, 051401 (2004).
  17. Accuracy of measuring the nematic order from intensity scatter: A simulation study
    S.V. Savenko and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 70, 011705 (2004).
  18. Rosenfeld functional for non-additive hard spheres
    M. Schmidt, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 16, L351 (2004).
  19. Isotropic-nematic transition of hard rods immersed in random sphere matrices
    M. Schmidt and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 121, 12067-12073 (2004).
  20. Floating liquid phase in sedimenting colloid-polymer mixtures
    M. Schmidt, M. Dijkstra, and J.-P. Hansen, Physical Review Letters 93, 088303 (2004).
  21. Capillary evaporation in colloid–polymer mixtures selectively confined to a planar slit
    M. Schmidt, A. Fortini, and M. Dijkstra, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 16,
    S4159–S4168 (2004).
  22. Competition between sedimentation and phase coexistence of colloidal dispersions under
    gravity

    M. Schmidt, M. Dijkstra, and J.-P. Hansen, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 16, S4185–S4194 (2004).
  23. Synthesis of monodisperse high-aspect-ratio colloidal silicon and silica rods
    C. M. van Kats, P. M. Johnson, J. E. A. M. van den Meerakker, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 20, 11201-11207 (2004).
  24. Reflectivity of metallodielectric photonic glasses
    K. P. Velikov, W. L. Vos, A. Moroz, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review
    B
    69, 075108 (2004).
  25. Optical tweezers and confocal microscopy for simultaneous three-dimensional manipulation and imaging in concentrated colloidal dispersions
    D. L. J. Vossen, A. van der Horst, M. Dogterom, and A. van Blaaderen, Review of Scientific Instruments 75, 2960-2970 (2004).
  26. Wall tensions of model colloid–polymer mixtures
    P. P. F. Wessels, M. Schmidt, and H. Löwen, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 16, L1-L8 (2004).
  27. The contact angle of the colloidal liquid–gas interface and a hard wall
    P. P. F. Wessels, M. Schmidt, and H. Löwen, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 16, S4169–S4184 (2004)
  28. Large-area electric-field-induced colloidal single crystals for photonic applications
    A. Yethiraj, J. H. J. Thijssen, A. Wouterse, and A. van Blaaderen, Advanced Materials 16, 596-600 (2004).
  29. Nature of an electric-field-induced colloidal martensitic transition
    A. Yethiraj, A. Wouterse, B. Groh, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review Letters 92, 058301 (2004).

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2003

  1. Colloidal epitaxy: Playing with the boundary conditions of colloidal crystallization
    A. van Blaaderen, J.P. Hoogenboom, D.L.J. Vossen, A. Yethiraj, A. van der Horst, K. Visscher, and M. Dogterom, Faraday Discussions 123, 107-119 (2003).
  2. Colloidal molecules and beyond (Perspective)
    A. van Blaaderen, Science 301, 470-471 (2003).
  3. Statistical mechanics of inhomogeneous model colloid-polymer mixtures
    J.M. Brader, R. Evans, and M. Schmidt, Mol. Phys. 101, 3349 (2003).
  4. Simulation and theory of fluid–fluid interfaces in binary mixtures of hard spheres and hard rods
    P. G. Bolhuis, J. M. Brader, and M. Schmidt, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 15, S3421-S3428 (2003)
  5. Ion beam-induced anisotropic plastic deformation at 300 keV
    T. van Dillen, A. Polman, C. M. van Kats, and A. van Blaaderen, Applied Physics Letters 83, 4315-4317 (2003).
  6. Monodisperse core-shell poly(methyl methacrylate) latex colloids
    R. P. A. Dullens, M. Claesson, D. Derks, A. van Blaaderen, and W. K. Kegel, Langmuir 19, 5963-5966 (2003).
  7. Experimental determination of the effective refractive index in strongly scattering media
    J. Gómez Rivas, D. H. Dau, A. Imhof, R. Sprik, B. P. J. Bret, P. M. Johnson, T. W. Hijmans and A. Lagendijk, Optics Communications 220, 17-21 (2003).
  8. A general method to coat colloidal particles with silica
    C. Graf, D. L. J. Vossen, A. Imhof, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 19, 6693-6700 (2003).
  9. Hard-sphere crystals with hcp and non-close-packed structure grown by colloidal epitaxy
    J.P. Hoogenboom, A.K. van Langen-Suurling, J. Romijn, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review Letters 90, 138301 (2003).
  10. A real-space analysis of colloidal crystallization in a gravitational field at a flat bottom wall
    J. P. Hoogenboom, P. Vergeer, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Chemical Physics 119, 3371-3383 (2003).
  11. Phase diagrams of hard-core repulsive Yukawa particles
    A.-P. Hynninen and M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 68, 021407 (2003)
  12. Effect of triplet attractions on the phase diagram of suspensions of charged colloids
    A.-P. Hynninen, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 15, S3549-S3556 (2003).
  13. Phase diagram of hard-core repulsive Yukawa particles with a density-dependent truncation: a simple model for charged colloids
    A.-P. Hynninen and M. Dijkstra, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 15, S3557-S3567 (2003).
  14. Three-dimensional photonic crystals made from colloids
    A. Imhof, in Nanoscale Materials, edited by L. M. Liz-Marzan and P. V. Kamat (Kluwer Academic, Boston, 2003), pp. 423-454.
  15. Time-resolved pulse propagation in a strongly scattering material
    P. M. Johnson, A. Imhof, B. P. J. Bret, J. Gómez Rivas, and A. Lagendijk, Physical Review E 68, 016604 (2003).
  16. Isotropic-nematic transition of long, thin, hard spherocylinders confined in a quasi-two-dimensional planar geometry
    M. C. Lagomarsino, M. Dogterom, and M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 119, 3535-3540 (2003).
  17. Band structure of absorptive two-dimensional photonic crystals
    H. van der Lem, A. Tip, and A. Moroz, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 20, 1334-1341 (2003).
  18. Photonic crystals with small metal inclusions
    A. Moroz, in: Proceedings of SPIE Volume 5026: “Photonics, Devices, and Systems II”, edited by M. Hrabovsky, D. Senderakova, P. Tomanek, pp. 407-412 (2003).
  19. 3D structure and dis-(order) in photonic crystals by microradian synchrotron x-ray diffraction
    A. V. Petukhov, J. H. J. Thijssen, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, I. P. Dolbnya, A. Snigirev, I. Snigireva, and M. Drakopoulos, ESRF Newsletter 38, 19-20 (2003).
  20. Silver-coated silicon pillar photonic crystals: Enhancement of a photonic band gap
    V. Poborchii, T. Tada, T. Kanayama, and A. Moroz, Applied Physics Letters 82, 508-510 (2003).
  21. Entropic wetting of a colloidal rod-sphere mixture
    R. Roth, J. M. Brader and M. Schmidt, Europhysics Letters 63, 549-555 (2003).
  22. A new colloidal model system to study long-range interactions quantitatively in real space
    C.P. Royall, M.E. Leunissen, and A. van Blaaderen, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 15, 3581-3596 (2003).
  23. Hard sphere fluids in random fiber networks
    M. Schmidt and J.M. Brader, Journal of Chemical Physics 119, 3495-3500 (2003).
  24. Freezing in the presence of disorder: A lattice study
    M. Schmidt, L. Lafuente, and J. A. Cuesta, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 15, 4695-4708 (2003).
  25. Capillary condensation of colloid–polymer mixtures confined between parallel plates
    M. Schmidt, A. Fortini, and M. Dijkstra, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 15, S3411-S3420 (2003).
  26. Synthesis and characterization of large colloidal silver particles
    K. P. Velikov, G. E. Zegers, and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 19, 1384-1389 (2003).
  27. Capillary condensation and interface structure of a model colloid-polymer mixture in a porous medium
    P. P. F. Wessels, M. Schmidt, and H. Löwen, Physical Review E 68, 061404 (2003).
  28. A colloidal model system with an interaction tunable from hard sphere to soft and dipolar
    A. Yethiraj and A. van Blaaderen, Nature 421, 513-517 (2003).
    Also read the accompanying News &Views commentary by W. B. Russel.
    Or read this popularized account by Thomas Palberg

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2002

  1. Preparation of monodisperse, fluorescent PMMA-latex colloids by dispersion polymerization
    G. Bosma, C. Pathmamanoharan, E. H. A. de Hoog, W. K. Kegel, A. van Blaaderen, and H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 245, 292-300 (2002).
  2. Entropic Wetting and many-body induced layering in a model colloid-polymer mixture
    M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Physical Review Letters 89, 208303 (2002).
  3. Phase behavior of hard spheres with a short-range Yukawa attraction
    M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 66, 021402 (2002).
  4. Acid-based synthesis of monodisperse rare-earth-doped colloidal SiO2 spheres
    M. J. A. de Dood, B. Berkhout, C. M. van Kats, A. Polman, and A. van Blaaderen, Chemistry of Materials 14, 2849 (2002).
  5. Metallodielectric colloidal core-shell particles for photonic applications
    C. Graf and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 18, 524-534 (2002).
  6. Epitaxial crystal growth of charged colloids
    J. P. Hoogenboom, A. Yethiraj, A. K. van Langen-Suurling, J. Romijn, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review Letters 89, 256104 (2002).
  7. Stacking faults in colloidal crystals grown by sedimentation
    J. P. Hoogenboom, D. Derks, P. Vergeer, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Chemical Physics 117, 11320-11328 (2002).
  8. Patterning surfaces with colloidal particles using optical tweezers
    J. P. Hoogenboom, D.L.J. Vossen, C. Faivre-Moskalenko, M. Dogterom, and A. van Blaaderen, Applied Physics Letters 80, 4828-4830 (2002).
  9. Photonic crystals at near-infrared and optical wavelengths
    A. Moroz, in Microphotonics 2001 – Materials, Physics and Applications (Materials Research Society, Boston, 2002), Vol. 708, p. K7.5.1-K7.5.8.
  10. On the computation of the free-space doubly-periodic Green’s function of the three-dimensional Helmholtz equation
    A. Moroz, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications 16, 457-465 (2002).
  11. Metallo-dielectric diamond and zinc-blende photonic structures
    A. Moroz, Physical Review B 66, 115109 (2002).
  12. Three-body forces between charged colloidal particles
    C. Russ, H. H. von Grunberg, M. Dijkstra, and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 66, 011402 (2002).
  13. Rare-earth doped polymers for planar optical amplifiers
    L.H. Slooff, A. van Blaaderen, A. Polman, G.A. Hebbink, S.I. Klink, F.C.J.M. van Veggel, D.N. Reinhoudt, and J.W. Hofstraat, Journal of Applied Physics 91, 3955-3980 (2002).
  14. Highly dispersive micropatterns in ion-exchanged glass formed by ion irradiation through a mask of colloidal particles
    C. Strohhöfer, J. P. Hoogenboom, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Advanced Materials, 14, 1815-1818 (2002).
  15. Layer-by-layer growth of binary colloidal crystals
    K. P. Velikov, C. G. Christova, R. P. A. Dullens, and A. van Blaaderen, Science 296, 106-109 (2002).
  16. Photonic crystals of core-shell colloidal particles
    K. P. Velikov, A. Moroz, and A. van Blaaderen, Applied Physics Letters 80, 49-51 (2002).
  17. Photonic crystals of shape-anisotropic colloidal particles
    K. P. Velikov, T. van Dillen, A. Polman, and A. van Blaaderen, Applied Physics Letters 81, 838-840 (2002).
  18. Building two and three-dimensional structures of colloidal particles on surfaces using optical tweezers and critical point drying
    D. L. J. Vossen, J. P. Hoogenboom, K. Overgaag, and A. van Blaaderen, in Nanopatterning – From Ultralarge-Scale Integration to Biotechnology, edited by L. Merhari, et al. (Materials Research Society, Boston, 2002), Vol. 705, p. Y6.8.1-Y6.8.6.
  19. Monodisperse colloidal suspensions of silica and PMMA spheres as model ectrorheological fluids: A real-space study of structure formation
    A. Yethiraj and A. van Blaaderen, International Journal of Modern Physics B 16, 2328-2333 (2002).

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2001

  1. Inhomogeneous model colloid-polymer mixtures: Adsorption at a hard wall
    J. M. Brader, M. Dijkstra, and R. Evans, Physical Review E 63, 041405 (2001).
  2. 1, 2, and 3 dimensional photonic materials made using ion beams: fabrication and optical density of states
    M. J. A. de Dood, L. H. Slooff, T. M. Hensen, D. L. J. Vossen, A. Moroz, T. Zijlstra, E. W. J. M. van der Drift, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, in Photonic Crystals and Light Localization in the 21st Century, NATO Advanced Study Institute (Crete, Greece 2000), edited by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 2001), p. 555-566.
  3. Modified spontaneous emission in erbium-doped SiO2 spherical colloids
    M. J. A. de Dood, L. H. Slooff, A. Polman, A. Moroz, and A. van Blaaderen, Applied Physics Letters 79, 3585-3587 (2001).
  4. Local optical density of states in SiO2 spherical microcavities: Theory and experiment
    M. J. A. de Dood, L. H. Slooff, A. Polman, A. Moroz, and A. van Blaaderen, Physical Review A 64, 033807 (2001).
  5. Direct observation of crystallization and aggregation in a phase-separating colloid-polymer suspension
    E. H. A. de Hoog, W. K. Kegel, A. van Blaaderen, and H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Physical Review E 64, 021407 (2001).
  6. Computer simulations of charge and steric stabilised colloidal suspensions
    M. Dijkstra, Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science 6, 372-382 (2001).
  7. Wetting and capillary nematization of a hard-rod fluid: A simulation study
    M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and R. Evans, Physical Review E 63, 051703 (2001).
  8. Interfacial properties of model colloid-polymer mixtures
    R. Evans, J. M. Brader, R. Roth, M. Dijkstra, M. Schmidt, and H. Lowen, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series A 359, 961-975 (2001).
  9. Preparation and characterization of titania-coated polystyrene spheres and hollow shells
    A. Imhof, Langmuir 17, 3579-3585 (2001).
  10. Propagation of light in disordered semiconductor materials
    A. Lagendijk, J. Gomez Rivas, A. Imhof, F. J. P. Schuurmans, and R. Sprik, in Photonic Crystals and Light Localization in the 21st Century, NATO Advanced Study Institute (Crete, Greece 2000), edited by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 2001), p. 447-473.
  11. Photonic crystals from emulsion templates
    V. N. Manoharan, A. Imhof, J. D. Thorne, and D. J. Pine, Advanced Materials 13, 447-450 (2001).
  12. Towards complete photonic band gap structures below infrared wavelengths
    A. Moroz, in Photonic Crystals and Light Localization in the 21st Century, NATO Advanced Study Institute (Crete, Greece 2000), edited by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 2001), p. 239-251.
  13. Exponentially convergent lattice sums
    A. Moroz, Optics Letters 26, 1119-1121 (2001).
  14. Absorption in periodic layered structures
    A. Moroz, A. Tip, and J. M. Combes, Synthetic Metals 116, 481-484 (2001).
  15. Effects of heat treatment and concentration on the luminescence properties of erbium-doped silica sol-gel films
    L. H. Slooff, M. J. A. de Dood, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 296, 158-164 (2001).
  16. Colloidal assemblies modified by ion irradiation
    E. Snoeks, A. van Blaaderen, T. van Dillen, C.M. van Kats, K. Velikov, M.L. Brongersma, and A. Polman, Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section B 178, 62-68 (2001).
  17. Harde bollen, zachte materie, slimme materialen
    A. van Blaaderen (Oratie, Utrecht University, Utrecht) (2001).
  18. Met ionen colloiden bombarderen
    A. van Blaaderen, Chemisch2weekblad 19, 12-13 (2001).
  19. Manipulation of colloidal crystallization for photonic applications: from self-organization to do-it-youself organization
    A. van Blaaderen, K. P. Velikov, J. P. Hoogenboom, D. L. J. Vossen, A. Yethiraj, R. Dullens, T. v. Dillen, and A. Polman, in Photonic Crystals and Light Localization in the 21st Century, NATO Advanced Study Institute (Crete, Greece 2000), edited by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 2001), p. 239-251.
  20. Energy-dependent anisotropic deformation of colloidal silica particles under MeV Au irradiation
    T. van Dillen, A. Polman, W. Fukarek, and A. van Blaaderen, Applied Physics Letters 78, 910-912 (2001).
  21. Anisotropic deformation of colloidal particles under MeV ion irradiation
    T. van Dillen, E. Snoeks, W. Fukarek, C. M. van Kats, K. P. Velikov, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section B 175, 350-356 (2001).
  22. Synthesis and characterization of monodisperse core-shell colloidal spheres of zinc sulfide and silica
    K. P. Velikov and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 17, 4779-4786 (2001).
  23. Experimental probes of the optical properties of photonic crystals
    W. L. Vos, H. M. van Driel, M. Megens, A. F. Koenderink, and A. Imhof, in Photonic Crystals and Light Localization in the 21st Century, NATO Advanced Study Institute (Crete, Greece 2000), edited by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 2001), p. 191-218.

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2000

  1. Structure of electrorheological fluids
    U. Dassanayake, S. Fraden, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Chemical Physics 112, 3851-3858 (2000).
  2. A simulation study of the decay of the pair correlation function in simple fluids
    M. Dijkstra and R. Evans, Journal of Chemical Physics 112, 1449-1456 (2000).
  3. Effective interactions, structure, and isothermal compressibility of colloidal suspensions
    M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and R. Evans, Journal of Chemical Physics 113, 4799-4807 (2000).
  4. On the states of orientations along a magnetically inhomogeneous nanowire
    M. Eisenbach, M. Dijkstra, and B. L. Gyorffy, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 208, 137-143 (2000).
  5. Direct observation of dynamical heterogeneities in colloidal hard-sphere suspensions
    W. K. Kegel and A. van Blaaderen, Science 287, 290-293 (2000).
  6. Ordered macroporous rutile titanium dioxide by emulsion templating
    V. N. Manoharan, A. Imhof, J. D. Thorne and D. J. Pine, in Micro- and Nano-photonic Materials and Devices, edited by J. W. Perry and A. Scherer (SPIE, San Jose, California, 2000), Vol. 3937, pp. 44-50.
  7. Photonic crystals of coated metallic spheres
    A. Moroz, Europhysics Letters 50, 466-472 (2000).
  8. Erbium-implanted silica colloids with 80% luminescence quantum efficiency
    L. H. Slooff, M. J. A. de Dood, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Polman, Applied Physics Letters 76, 3682-3684 (2000).
  9. Colloidal ellipsoids with continuously variable shape
    E. Snoeks, A. van Blaaderen, T. van Dillen, C. M. van Kats, M. L. Brongersma, and A. Polman, Advanced Materials 12, 1511-1514 (2000).
  10. Orientational wetting and capillary nematization of hard-rod fluids
    R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, and R. Evans, Europhysics Letters 49, 350-356 (2000).
  11. Interfaces, wetting, and capillary nematization of a hard-rod fluid: Theory for the
    Zwanzig model

    R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, and R. Evans, Journal of Chemical Physics 113, 7689-7701 (2000).
  12. Novel method for solution growth of thin silica films from tetraethoxysilane
    D.L.J. Vossen, M.J.A. de Dood, T. van Dillen, T. Zijlstra, E. van der Drift, A. Polman, and A. van Blaaderen, Advanced Materials 12, 1434-1437 (2000).

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1999

  1. Phase behaviour and structure of model colloid-polymer mixtures
    M. Dijkstra, J. M. Brader, and R. Evans, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 11, 10079-10106 (1999).
  2. Direct simulation of the phase behavior of binary hard-sphere mixtures: Test of the depletion potential description
    M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and R. Evans, Physical Review Letters 82, 117-120 (1999).
  3. Phase diagram of highly asymmetric binary hard-sphere mixtures
    M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and R. Evans, Physical Review E 59, 5744-5771 (1999).
  4. Depletion potential in hard-sphere fluids
    B. Gotzelmann, R. Roth, S. Dietrich, M. Dijkstra, and R. Evans, Europhysics Letters 47, 398-404 (1999).
  5. Spectroscopy of fluorescein (FITC) dyed colloidal silica spheres
    A. Imhof, M. Megens, J.J. Engelberts, D.T.N. de Lang, R. Sprik, and W.L. Vos, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 103, 1408-1415 (1999).
  6. Preparation of titania foams
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, Advanced Materials 11, 311-314 (1999).
  7. Large dispersive effects near the band edges of photonic crystals
    A. Imhof, W. L. Vos, R. Sprik, and A. Lagendijk, Physical Review Letters 83, 2942-2945 (1999).
  8. Depletion-induced crystallization in colloidal rod-sphere mixtures
    G. H. Koenderink, G. A. Vliegenthart, S. G. J. M. Kluijtmans, A. van Blaaderen, A. P. Philipse, and H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Langmuir 15, 4693-4696 (1999).
  9. Optical properties of aligned rod-shaped gold particles dispersed in poly(vinyl alcohol) films
    B. M. I. van der Zande, L. Pages, R. A. M. Hikmet, and A. van Blaaderen, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 103, 5761-5767 (1999).
  10. Phase diagram of charge-stabilized colloidal suspensions: van der Waals instability without attractive forces
    R. van Roij, M. Dijkstra, and J. P. Hansen, Physical Review E 59, 2010-2025 (1999).
  11. Phase transitions, aggregation and crystallization in mixed suspensions of colloidal spheres and rods
    G. A. Vliegenthart, A. van Blaaderen, and H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Faraday Discussions 112, 173-182 (1999).

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1998

  1. Structure and solvation forces in confined films of alkanes
    M. Dijkstra, Thin Solid Films 330, 14-20 (1998).
  2. Phase behavior of nonadditive hard-sphere mixtures
    M. Dijkstra, Physical Review E 58, 7523-7528 (1998).
  3. Vapour-liquid coexistence for purely repulsive point-Yukawa fluids
    M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 10, 1219-1228 (1998).
  4. Phase behavior and structure of binary hard-sphere mixtures
    M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, and R. Evans, Physical Review Letters 81, 2268-2271 (1998).
  5. Uniform macroporous ceramics and plastics by emulsion templating
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, Advanced Materials 10, 697-700 (1998).
  6. Macroporous materials with uniform pores by emulsion templating
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, in Recent Advances in Catalytic Materials, edited by N. M. Rodriguez, et al. (Materials Research Society, Boston, 1998), Vol. 497, p. 167-172.
  7. Materials science – Opals in a new light
    A. van Blaaderen, Science 282, 887-888 (1998).
  8. From the de Broglie to visible wavelengths: Manipulating electrons and photons with colloids
    A. van Blaaderen, MRS Bulletin 23, 39-43 (1998).
  9. Phase behavior of binary mixtures of thick and thin hard rods
    R. van Roij, B. Mulder, and M. Dijkstra, Physica A 261, 374-390 (1998).

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1997

  1. Morphology and electro-optic properties of polymer-dispersed liquid-crystal films
    K. Amundson, A. van Blaaderen, and P. Wiltzius, Physical Review E 55, 1646-1654 (1997).
  2. The effect of branching on the structure of confined thin films of alkanes
    M. Dijkstra, Europhysics Letters 37, 281-286 (1997).
  3. Confined thin films of linear and branched alkanes
    M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 107, 3277-3288 (1997).
  4. Statistical model for the structure and gelation of smectite clay suspensions
    M. Dijkstra, J. P. Hansen, and P. A. Madden, Physical Review E 55, 3044-3053 (1997).
  5. Entropy-drive demixing in binary hard-core mixtures: From hard spherocylinders towards hard
    spheres

    M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 56, 5594-5602 (1997).
  6. Phase behaviour and long-time self-diffusion in a binary hard sphere dispersion
    A. Imhof and J. K. G. Dhont, Colloids and Surfaces A 122, 53-61 (1997).
  7. Stability of nonaqueous emulsions
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 192,368-374 (1997).
  8. Ordered macroporous materials by emulsion templating
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, Nature 389, 948-951 (1997).
  9. Quantitative real-space analysis of colloidal structures and dynamics with confocal scanning light microscopy
    A. van Blaaderen, Progress in Colloid and Interface Science 104, 59-65 (1997).
  10. Morphology and electro-optic properties of polymer-dispersed liquid-crystal films
    K. Amundson, A. van Blaaderen, and P. Wiltzius, Physical Review E 55, 1646-1654 (1997).
  11. The effect of branching on the structure of confined thin films of alkanes
    M. Dijkstra, Europhysics Letters 37, 281-286 (1997).
  12. Confined thin films of linear and branched alkanes
    M. Dijkstra, Journal of Chemical Physics 107, 3277-3288 (1997).
  13. Statistical model for the structure and gelation of smectite clay suspensions
    M. Dijkstra, J. P. Hansen, and P. A. Madden, Physical Review E 55, 3044-3053 (1997).
  14. Entropy-drive demixing in binary hard-core mixtures: From hard spherocylinders towards hard
    spheres

    M. Dijkstra and R. van Roij, Physical Review E 56, 5594-5602 (1997).
  15. Phase behaviour and long-time self-diffusion in a binary hard sphere dispersion
    A. Imhof and J. K. G. Dhont, Colloids and Surfaces A 122, 53-61 (1997).
  16. Stability of nonaqueous emulsions
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 192,368-374 (1997).
  17. Ordered macroporous materials by emulsion templating
    A. Imhof and D. J. Pine, Nature 389, 948-951 (1997).
  18. Quantitative real-space analysis of colloidal structures and dynamics with confocal scanning light microscopy
    A. van Blaaderen, Progress in Colloid and Interface Science 104, 59-65 (1997).
  19. Template-directed colloidal crystallization
    A. van Blaaderen, R. Ruel, and P. Wiltzius, Nature 385, 321-324 (1997).
  20. Growing large, well-oriented colloidal crystals
    A. van Blaaderen and P. Wiltzius, Advanced Materials 9, 833 (1997).

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1996

  1. Influence of optical band structures on the diffraction of photonic colloidal crystals
    W. L. Vos, R. Sprik, A. Lagendijk, G. H. Wegdam, A. van Blaaderen, and A. Imhof, in Photonic Band Gap Materials, edited by C. M. Soukoulis,(Kluwer Academic, Crete, Greece, 1996), p. 107-118.
  2. Strong effects of photonic band structures on the diffraction of colloidal crystals
    W. L. Vos, R. Sprik, A. van Blaaderen, A. Imhof, A. Lagendijk, and G. H. Wegdam, Physical Review B 53, 16231-16235 (1996).

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1995

  1. Simulation study of the Isotropic-to-Nematic transitions of semiflexible polymers
    M. Dijkstra and D. Frenkel, Physical Review E 51, 5891-5898
    (1995).
  2. Gelation of a clay colloid suspension
    M. Dijkstra, J.P. Hansen, and P.A. Madden, Physical Review Letters 75, 2236-2239 (1995).
  3. Experimental phase-diagram of a binary colloidal hard-sphere mixture with a large size
    ratio

    A. Imhof and J. K. G. Dhont, Physical Review Letters 75, 1662-1665 (1995).
  4. Long-time self-diffusion in binary colloidal hard-sphere dispersions
    A. Imhof and J.K.G. Dhont, Physical Review E 52, 6344-6357 (1995).
  5. Real-space structure of colloidal hard-sphere glasses
    A. van Blaaderen and P. Wiltzius, Science 270, 1177-1179 (1995).
  6. Direct observation of stacking disorder in a colloidal crystal
    N.A M. Verhaegh, J.S. van Duijneveldt, A. van Blaaderen, and H.N.W. Lekkerkerker, Journal of Chemical Physics 102, 1416-1421 (1995).

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1994

  1. Evidence for entropy-driven demixing in hard-core fluids
    M. Dijkstra and D. Frenkel, Physical Review Letters 72, 298-300 (1994).
  2. Simulation study of a 2-dimensional system of semiflexible polymers
    M. Dijkstra and D. Frenkel, Physical Review E 50, 349-357 (1994).
  3. Phase-separation in binary hard-core mixtures
    M. Dijkstra, D. Frenkel, and J.P. Hansen, Journal of Chemical Physics 101, 3179-3189 (1994).
  4. A simple lattice model for the mixing properties of molten K(X)(KCl)(1-X) solutions
    M. Dijkstra, J.P. Hansen, and A. Meroni, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 6, 2129-2136 (1994).
  5. Detecting plant silica fibers in animal tissue by confocal fluorescence microscopy
    M. J. Hodson, R.J. Smith, A. van Blaaderen, T. Crafton, and C. H. Oneill, Annal of Occupational Hygiene 38, 149-160 (1994).
  6. Shear melting of colloidal crystals of charged spheres studied with rheology and polarizing microscopy
    A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, and J.K.G. Dhont, Langmuir 10, 3477-3484 (1994).
  7. A comparison between the long-time self-diffusion and low shear viscosity of concentrated dispersions of charged colloidal silica spheres
    A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, G. Maret, J. Mellema, and J.K.G. Dhont, Journal of Chemical Physics 100, 2170-2181 (1994).
  8. Synthesis and characterization of colloidal model particles made from organoalkoxysilanes
    A. van Blaaderen and A. Vrij, in Colloid Chemistry of Silica (American Chemical Society, Washington, 1994), Vol. 234, p. 83-111.
  9. Dispersions of rhodamine-labeled silica spheres – Synthesis, characterization, and fluorescence confocal scanning laser microscopy
    N.A.M. Verhaegh and A. van Blaaderen, Langmuir 10, 1427-1438 (1994).

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1993

  1. Confinement free-energy of semiflexible polymers
    M. Dijkstra, D. Frenkel, and H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Physica A 193, 374-393 (1993).
  2. Imaging individual particles in concentrated colloidal dispersions by confocal scanning light microscopy
    A. van Blaaderen, Advanced Materials 5, 52-54 (1993).
  3. Synthesis and characterization of monodisperse colloidal organo-silica spheres
    A. van Blaaderen and A. Vrij, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 156, 1-18 (1993).

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1992

  1. 3-Dimensional imaging of submicrometer colloidal particles in concentrated suspensions
    using confocal scanning laser microscopy

    A. van Blaaderen, A. Imhof, W. Hage, and A. Vrij, Langmuir 8, 1514-1517 (1992).
  2. Particle morphology and chemical microstructure of colloidal silica spheres made from alkoxysilanes
    A. van Blaaderen and A. P. M. Kentgens, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids
    149, 161-178 (1992).
  3. Long-time self-diffusion of spherical colloidal particles measured with Fluorescence
    Recovery After Photobleaching

    A. van Blaaderen, J. Peetermans, G. Maret, and J. K. G. Dhont, Journal of
    Chemical Physics
    96, 4591-4603 (1992).
  4. Monodisperse colloidal silica spheres from tetraalkoxysilanes – Particle formation and growth-mechanism
    A. van Blaaderen, J. van Geest, and A. Vrij, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 154, 481-501 (1992).
  5. Synthesis and characterization of colloidal dispersions of fluorescent, monodisperse silica
    spheres

    A. van Blaaderen and A. Vrij, Langmuir 8, 2921-2931 (1992).
  6. Velocity autocorrelation function in a 4-dimensional lattice gas
    M. A. van der Hoef, M. Dijkstra, and D. Frenkel, Europhysics Letters 17, 39-43 (1992).
  7. Quantum efficiencies of luminescent Eu3+ centers in CaO
    D. van der Voort, A. Imhof, and G. Blasse, Journal of Solid State Chemistry 96, 311-317 (1992).

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Theses

2015

    1. Towards Directional Colloidal Interactions
      Marlous Kamp, Thesis, Utrecht University (2015)
    2. Self-assembly of faceted colloidal particles
      Anjan Prasad Gantapara, Thesis, Utrecht University (2015).

2014

    1. Towards crystals of crystals of nanocrystals: A self-assembly study
      Bart de Nijs, Thesis, Utrecht University (2014).
    2. Self-assembly of colloidal spheres and rods in external fields
      Thijs Besseling, Thesis, Utrecht University (2014).
    3. Monodisperse elastic shells: a 3D study of jammed granular matter and microencapsulation
      Jissy Jose, Utrecht University, 2014.

2013

    1. Many-body effects in anisotropic colloids: polarization, electrostatic interactions, and Van der Waals forces
      Bas Kwaadgras, Utrecht University, 2013.
    2. Phase behavior of colloidal dimers and hydrodynamic instabilities in binary mixtures [8 Mb]
      Kristina Milinković, Utrecht University, 2013.
    3. Long-range repsulsive charged colloids in and out of equilibrium
      Marjolein van der Linden, Utrecht University, 2013.
    4. Control over colloidal particle morphology by dispersion polymerization
      Bo Peng, Utrecht University, 2013.

2012

  1. Entropy-driven phase transitions in colloidal systems
    Ran Ni, Utrecht University, 2012.
  2. Anisotropic Nanocolloids: Self-Assembly, Interfacial Adsorption, and Electrostatic Screening [17 Mb]
    Joost de Graaf, Utrecht University, 2012.
    Supplemental Information (thesis of Joost de Graaf) [41 Mb]
  3. Complex colloidal structures by self-assembly in electric fields
    Hanumantha Rao Vutukuri, Utrecht University, 2012.
  4. Fluorescent colloidal silica rods – synthesis and phase behavior [90 Mb]
    Anke Kuijk, Utrecht University, 2012.
  5. Clustering and self-assembly of colloidal systems [39 Mb]
    Frank Smallenburg, Utrecht University, 2012.2011
  6. Using light scattering to track, characterize and manipulate colloids [27 Mb]
    Peter van Oostrum, Utrecht University, 2011.
  7. Self-assembly in colloidal hard-sphere systems
    Laura Filion, Utrecht University, 2011.
  8. Oppositely charged colloids out of equilibrium [264 Mb]
    Teun Vissers, Utrecht University, 2010.2010
  9. Hard spheres out of equilibrium [27 Mb]
    Michiel Hermes, Utrecht University, 2010.
  10. Anisotropic colloids: synthesis and phase behavior of eccentric, dimer and string-like colloids [20 Mb]
    Ahmet Faik Demirörs, Utrecht University, 2010.2009
  11. Anisotropic colloids: bulk phase behavior and equilibrium sedimentation [6 Mb]
    Matthieu Marechal, Utrecht University, 2009.2008
  12. Manipulation of colloidal crystallization [10 Mb]
    Esther C. M. Vermolen, Utrecht University, 2008.
  13. Anisotropic Model Colloids [26 Mb]
    Carlos M. van Kats, Utrecht University, 2008.2007
  14. Characterization of photonic colloidal crystals in real and reciprocal space [20Mb]
    Job H. J. Thijssen, Utrecht University, 2007.
    Supplemental movies: fluc_speckles.avi,
    stat_speckles.avi, switching.avi
  15. Control over colloidal crystallization by shear and electric fields [19 Mb]
    Yu Ling Wu, Utrecht University, 2007.
  16. Manipulating colloids with charges & electric fields [37 Mb]Mirjam Leunissen, Utrecht University, 2007.
  17. Bulk and confinement-induced phase transitions in colloidal suspensions [13 Mb]Andrea Fortini, Utrecht University, 2007.2006
  18. Hollow colloidal particles by emulsion templating – from synthesis to self-assembly [5 Mb]
    Carmen Zoldesi, Utrecht University, 2006.
  19. Colloidal suspensions in shear flow – a real space study [7 Mb]
    Didi Derks, Utrecht University, 2006.
  20. High-refractive index particles in counter-propagating optical tweezers – manipulation
    and forces
    [4 Mb]
    Astrid van der Horst, Utrecht University, 2006.
  21. Tunable plasmon resonances in anisotropic metal nanostructures [7 Mb]
    Joan Penninkhof, Utrecht University, 2006.
  22. Structure and phase behavior of colloidal rod suspensions [3 Mb]
    Svyatoslav Savenko, Utrecht University, 2006.2005
  23. Binary colloidal crystals [30 Mb]
    Christina Christova, Utrecht University, 2005.
  24. Phase behavior of charged colloids and the effect of external fields [5 Mb]
    Antti-Pekka Hynninen, Utrecht University, 2005.2004
  25. Optical tweezers in concentrated colloidal dispersions [12 Mb]
    Dirk L. J. Vossen, Utrecht University, 2004.20032002
  26. Colloidal Epitaxy. A Real-Space Analysis [33 Mb]
    Jacob P. Hoogenboom, Utrecht University, 2002.
  27. Towards a Complete Photonic Band Gap in the Visible [6 Mb]
    Krassimir P. Velikov, Utrecht University, 2002.

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