Publications

PhD Thesis:

Teun Vissers, Oppositely Charged Colloids Out of Equilibrium, Utrecht University, 2010. You can find a copy of my PhD-thesis here.

Articles & Letters:

Teun Vissers, Nick Koumakis, Michiel Hermes, Aidan T. Brown, Jana Schwarz-Linek, Angela Dawson, Wilson C. K. Poon, Dynamical analysis of bacteria in microscopy movies, PLoS One, 14, 6, e0217823, 2019.

Imke Spöring, Vincent A. Martinez, Christian Hotz, Jana Schwarz-Linek, Keara L. Grady, Josué M. Nava-Sedeño, Teun Vissers, Hanna M. Singer, Manfred Rohde, Carole Bourquin, Haralampos Hatzikirou, Wilson C. K. Poon, Yann S. Dufour, Marc Erhardt, Hook length of the bacterial flagellum is optimized for maximal stability of the flagellar bundle, PLoS biology, 16, 9, e2006989, 2018.

Teun Vissers, Aidan T. Brown, Nick Koumakis, Angela Dawson, Michiel Hermes, Jana Schwarz-Linek, Andrew B. Schofield, Joseph M. French, Vasileios Koutsos, Jochen Arlt, Vincent A. Martinez, Wilson C. K. Poon, Bacteria as living patchy colloids: Phenotypic heterogeneity in surface adhesion, Science Advances, 4, 4, eaao1170, 2018.

Zdenek Preisler, Teun Vissers, Frank Smallenburg, Francesco Sciortino, Crystals of Janus colloids at various interaction ranges, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 145, 064513, 2016.

Aidan T. Brown, Ioana Vladescu, Angela Dawson, Teun Vissers, Jana Schwarz-Linek, Juho S. Lintuvuori and Wilson C. K. Poon, Swimming in a Crystal, Soft Matter, 12, 131-140, 2016.

Jana Schwarz-Linek, Jochen Arlt, Alys Jepson, Angela Dawson, Teun Vissers, Dario Miroli, Teuta Pilizota, Vincent A. Martinez, Wilson C. K. Poon, Escherichia coli as a model active colloid: A practical introduction, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 137, 2-16, 2016.

Ahmet Faik Demirörs, Johan C. P. Stiefelhagen, Teun Vissers, Frank Smallenburg, Marjolein Dijkstra, Arnout Imhof, Alfons van Blaaderen, Long-Ranged Oppositely Charged Interactions for Designing New Types of Colloidal Clusters, Physical Review X, 5, 021012, 2015.

Guido Avvisati, Teun Vissers, Marjolein Dijkstra, Self-assembly of patchy colloidal dumbbells, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 142, 084905, 2015.

Joost R. Wolters, Guido Avvisati, Fabian Hagemans, Teun Vissers, Daniela J. Kraft, Marjolein Dijkstra, Willem K. Kegel, Self-assembly of “Mickey Mouse” shaped colloids into tube-like structures: experiments and simulations, Soft Matter, 11, 1067-1077, 2015.

Zdenek Preisler, Teun Vissers, Gianmarco Munaò, Frank Smallenburg, Francesco Sciortino, Equilibrium phases of one-patch colloids with short-range attractions, Soft Matter, 10, 5121-5128, 2014.

Teun Vissers, Frank Smallenburg, Gianmarco Munaò, Zdenek Preisler, Francesco Sciortino, Cooperative polymerization of one-patch colloids, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 140, 144902, 2014.

A. van Blaaderen, M. Dijkstra, R. van Roij, A. Imhof, M. Kamp, B.W. Kwaadgras, T. Vissers, B. Liu, Manipulating the self assembly of colloids in electric fields, The European Physical Journal – Special Topics, 222, 2895-2909, 2013.

Zdenek Preisler, Teun Vissers, Frank Smallenburg, Gianmarco Munaò, Francesco Sciortino, Phase diagram of one-patch colloids forming tubes and lamellae, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 117 (32), 9540–9547, 2013.

Teun Vissers, Zdenek Preisler, Frank Smallenburg, Marjolein Dijkstra, Francesco Sciortino, Predicting crystals of Janus colloids, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 138, 164505, 2013.

Gianmarco Munaò, Zdenek Preisler, Teun Vissers, Frank Smallenburg, Francesco Sciortino, Cluster formation in one-patch colloids: low coverage results, Soft Matter, 9(9), 2652-2661, 2013.

Djamel El Masri, Teun Vissers, Stephane Badaire, Johan C. P. Stiefelhagen,
Hanumantha Rao Vutukuri, Peter Hel fferich, Tian Hui Zhang, Willem K.
Kegel, Arnout Imhof, Alfons van Blaaderen, A qualitative confocal
microscopy study on a range of colloidal processes by simulating microgravity
conditions through slow rotations, Soft Matter, 8, 6979-6990, 2012.

Hanumantha Rao Vutukuri, Johan Stiefelhagen, Teun Vissers, Arnout
Imhof, Alfons van Blaaderen, Bonding assembled colloids without loss
of colloidal stability, Advanced Materials, 24(3), 412–416, 2012.

Djamel El Masri, Peter van Oostrum, Frank Smallenburg, Teun Vissers, Arnout Imhof, Marjolein Dijkstra, Alfons van Blaaderen, Measuring
colloidal forces from particle position deviations inside an optical trap, Soft
Matter, 7(7), 3462-3466, 2011.

L. Filion, M. Hermes, R. Ni, E. C. M. Vermolen, A. Kuijk, C. G. Christova, J. C. P.
Stiefelhagen, T. Vissers, A. van Blaaderen, M. Dijkstra, Self-assembly of
a colloidal interstitial solid with tunable sublattice doping, Physical Review Letters, 107(16), 168302, 2011.

Teun Vissers, Arnout Imhof, Félix Carrique, Ángel V. Delgado, Alfons van Blaaderen, Electrophoresis of concentrated colloidal dispersions in low-polar
solvents, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 361(2), 443-55, 2011.

Teun Vissers, Alfons van Blaaderen, Arnout Imhof, Band formation in
mixtures of oppositely charged colloids driven by an ac electric field, Physical Review Letters, 106(22), 228303, 2011.

Teun Vissers, Adam Wysocki, Martin Rex, Hartmut Löwen, C. Patrick Royall,
Arnout Imhof, Alfons van Blaaderen, Lane formation in driven
mixtures of oppositely charged colloids, Soft Matter, 7(6), 2352-2356, 2011.

Eduardo Sanz, Chantal Valeriani, Teun Vissers, Andrea Fortini, Mirjam E. Leunissen,  Alfons van Blaaderen, Daan Frenkel, Marjolein Dijkstra, Out-of-equilibrium processes in suspensions of oppositely charged colloids: liquid-to-crystal nucleation and gel formation, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 20(49), 494247, 2008.

M. A. Deij, T. Vissers, H. Meekes, E. Vlieg, Toward rational design of
tailor-made additives using growth site statistics, Crystal Growth & Design, 7(4), 778-786, 2007.