Theses

    2017

  1. Phase behaviour of colloidal molecules with anisotropic interactions
    Guido Avvisati, March 2017, Thesis, Utrecht University (2017)
  2. How surfaces determine the properties of Nanomaterisals: A Density Functional theory study
    Rik Koster February 2017, Thesis, Utrecht University (2017)
  3. Directed Assembly of Colloidal Rods. Spheres and their Mixtures
    Henriëtte Bakker, February 2017, Thesis, Utrecht University (2017) movies
    2016

  1. When shape is enough: from colloidal spheres to twisted polyhedra, from icosahedral to chiral order
    Simone Dussi, Thesis, Utrecht University (2016).
  2.  
    2015

  3. Experiments in which oil, water and colloidal particles meet
    Nina Elbers, Thesis, Utrecht University (2015)
  4. Towards Directional Colloidal Interactions
    Marlous Kamp, Thesis, Utrecht University (2015)
  5. Self-assembly of faceted colloidal particles
    Anjan Prasad Gantapara, Thesis, Utrecht University (2015).
  6.  
    2014

  7. Towards crystals of crystals of nanocrystals: A self-assembly study
    Bart de Nijs, Thesis, Utrecht University (2014).
  8. Self-assembly of colloidal spheres and rods in external fields
    Thijs Besseling, Thesis, Utrecht University (2014).
  9. Monodisperse elastic shells: a 3D study of jammed granular matter and microencapsulation
    Jissy Jose, Utrecht University, 2014.
  10.  
    2013

  11. Many-body effects in anisotropic colloids: polarization, electrostatic interactions, and Van der Waals forces
    Bas Kwaadgras, Utrecht University, 2013.
  12. Phase behavior of colloidal dimers and hydrodynamic instabilities in binary mixtures [8 Mb]
    Kristina Milinković, Utrecht University, 2013.
  13. Long-range repsulsive charged colloids in and out of equilibrium
    Marjolein van der Linden, Utrecht University, 2013.
  14. Control over colloidal particle morphology by dispersion polymerization
    Bo Peng, Utrecht University, 2013.
  15.  
    2012

  16. Entropy-driven phase transitions in colloidal systems
    Ran Ni, Utrecht University, 2012.
  17. 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]
  18. Complex colloidal structures by self-assembly in electric fields
    Hanumantha Rao Vutukuri, Utrecht University, 2012.
  19. Fluorescent colloidal silica rods – synthesis and phase behavior [90 Mb]
    Anke Kuijk, Utrecht University, 2012.
  20. Clustering and self-assembly of colloidal systems [39 Mb]
    Frank Smallenburg, Utrecht University, 2012.
     
    2011
  21. Using light scattering to track, characterize and manipulate colloids [27 Mb]
    Peter van Oostrum, Utrecht University, 2011.
  22. Self-assembly in colloidal hard-sphere systems
    Laura Filion, Utrecht University, 2011.
  23. Oppositely charged colloids out of equilibrium [264 Mb]
    Teun Vissers, Utrecht University, 2010.
     
    2010
  24. Hard spheres out of equilibrium [27 Mb]
    Michiel Hermes, Utrecht University, 2010.
  25. Anisotropic colloids: synthesis and phase behavior of eccentric, dimer and string-like colloids [20 Mb]
    Ahmet Faik Demirörs, Utrecht University, 2010.
     
    2009
  26. Anisotropic colloids: bulk phase behavior and equilibrium sedimentation [6 Mb]
    Matthieu Marechal, Utrecht University, 2009.
     
    2008
  27. Manipulation of colloidal crystallization [10 Mb]
    Esther C. M. Vermolen, Utrecht University, 2008.
  28. Anisotropic Model Colloids [26 Mb]
    Carlos M. van Kats, Utrecht University, 2008.
     
    2007
  29. 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
  30. Control over colloidal crystallization by shear and electric fields [19 Mb]
    Yu Ling Wu, Utrecht University, 2007.
  31. Manipulating colloids with charges & electric fields [37 Mb]Mirjam Leunissen, Utrecht University, 2007.
  32. Bulk and confinement-induced phase transitions in colloidal suspensions [13 Mb]Andrea Fortini, Utrecht University, 2007.
     
    2006
  33. Hollow colloidal particles by emulsion templating – from synthesis to self-assembly [5 Mb]
    Carmen Zoldesi, Utrecht University, 2006.
  34. Colloidal suspensions in shear flow – a real space study [7 Mb]
    Didi Derks, Utrecht University, 2006.
  35. High-refractive index particles in counter-propagating optical tweezers – manipulation
    and forces
    [4 Mb]
    Astrid van der Horst, Utrecht University, 2006.
  36. Tunable plasmon resonances in anisotropic metal nanostructures [7 Mb]
    Joan Penninkhof, Utrecht University, 2006.
  37. Structure and phase behavior of colloidal rod suspensions [3 Mb]
    Svyatoslav Savenko, Utrecht University, 2006.
     
    2005
  38. Binary colloidal crystals [30 Mb]
    Christina Christova, Utrecht University, 2005.
  39. Phase behavior of charged colloids and the effect of external fields [5 Mb]
    Antti-Pekka Hynninen, Utrecht University, 2005.
     
    2004
  40. Optical tweezers in concentrated colloidal dispersions [12 Mb]
    Dirk L. J. Vossen, Utrecht University, 2004.
     
    2003
     
    2002
  41. Colloidal Epitaxy. A Real-Space Analysis [33 Mb]
    Jacob P. Hoogenboom, Utrecht University, 2002.
  42. Towards a Complete Photonic Band Gap in the Visible [6 Mb]
    Krassimir P. Velikov, Utrecht University, 2002.