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  1. P. Frings, J. Vanacken, C. Detlefs, F. Duc, J. E. Lorenzo, M. Nardone, J. Billette, A. Zitouni, W. Bras and G. Rikken, Synchrotron X-ray powder diffraction studies in pulsed magnetic fields, Review of Scientific Instruments 77 (2006), no. 6.


  1. A. M. Beale, A. M. J. van der Eerden, D. Grandjean, A. V. Petukhov, A. D. Smith and B. M. Weckhuysen, Monitoring the coordination of aluminium during microporous oxide crystallisation by in situ soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy, Chemical Communications (2006), no. 42, 4410-4412.
  2. J. O. Fossum, "Universal networks and processes in soft and complex matter: From nano to macro," Dynamics of complex interconnected biosensor systems: Networks and bioprocesses, A. T. Skjeltorp and A. V. Belushkin (Editors), Springer, 2006, pp. 175-190.
  3. S. Jain, J. G. P. Goossens and M. van Duin, Synthesis, characterization and properties of (vinyl triethoxy silane-grafted PP)/silica naneocomposites, Macromolecular Symposia 233 (2006), 225-234.
  4. J. R. Howse, P. Topham, C. J. Crook, A. J. Gleeson, W. Bras, R. A. L. Jones and A. J. Ryan, Reciprocating power generation in a chemically driven synthetic muscle, Nano Letters 6 (2006), no. 1, 73-77.
  5. H. Kosonen, S. Valkama, A. Nykanen, M. Toivanen, G. ten Brinke, J. Ruokolainen and O. Ikkala, Functional porous structures based on the pyrolysis of cured templates of block copolymer and phenolic resin, Advanced Materials 18 (2006), no. 2, 201-+.
  6. T. Nicolai, M. Pouzot, D. Durand, M. Weijers and R. W. Visschers, Iso-scattering points during heat-induced aggregation and gelation of globular proteins indicating micro-phase separation, Europhysics Letters 73 (2006), no. 2, 299-305.
  7. R. M. Versteegen, R. Kleppinger, R. P. Sijbesma and E. W. Meijer, Properties and morphology of segmented copoly(ether urea)s with uniform hard segments, Macromolecules 39 (2006), no. 2, 772-783.
  8. R. I. Gearba, D. V. Anokhin, A. I. Bondar, Y. K. Godovsky, V. S. Papkov, N. N. Makarova, S. N. Magonov, W. Bras, M. H. J. Koch, F. Masin, B. Goderis and D. A. Ivanov, Mesomorphism, polymorphism, and semicrystalline morphology of poly(Di-n-propylsiloxane), Macromolecules 39 (2006), no. 3, 988-999.
  9. D. Homminga, B. Goderis, I. Dolbnya and G. Groeninckx, Crystallization behavior of polymer/montmorillonite nanocomposites. Part II. Intercalated poly (epsilon-caprolactone)/montmorillonite nanocomposites, Polymer 47 (2006), no. 5, 1620-1629.
  10. D. S. Homminga, B. Goderis, V. B. F. Mathot and G. Groeninckx, Crystallization behavior of polymer/montmorillonite nanocomposites. Part III. Polyamide-6/montmorillonite nanocomposites, influence of matrix molecular weight, and of montmorillonite type and concentration, Polymer 47 (2006), no. 5, 1630-1639.
  11. A. V. Petukhov, J. H. J. Thijssen, D. C. t Hart, A. Imhof, A. van Blaaderen, I. P. Dolbnya, A. Snigirev, A. Moussaid and I. Snigireva, Microradian X-ray diffraction in colloidal photonic crystals, Journal of Applied Crystallography 39 (2006), 137-144.
  12. D. van der Beek, A. V. Petukhov, P. Davidson, J. Ferre, J. P. Jamet, H. H. Wensink, G. J. Vroege, W. Bras and H. N. W. Lekkerkerker, Magnetic-field-induced orientational order in the isotropic phase of hard colloidal platelets, Physical Review E 73 (2006), no. 4.
  13. M. de Jager, W. Groenink, J. van der Spek, C. Janmaat, G. Gooris, M. Ponec and J. Bouwstra, Preparation and characterization of a stratum corneurn substitute for in vitro percutaneous penetration studies, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Biomembranes 1758 (2006), no. 5, 636-644.
  14. C. X. Sun, M. A. J. van der Mee, J. G. P. Goossens and M. van Duin, Thermoreversible cross-linking of maleated ethylene/propylene copolymers using hydrogen-bonding and ionic interactions, Macromolecules 39 (2006), no. 9, 3441-3449.
  15. Y. L. Wu, R. Sprik, W. C. K. Poon and E. Eiser, Effect of salt on the phase behaviour of F68 triblock PEO/PPO/PEO copolymer, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 18 (2006), no. 19, 4461-4470.
  16. S. Cozzolino, L. Galantini, E. Giglio, S. Hoffmann, C. Leggio and N. V. Pavel, Structure of sodium glycodeoxycholate micellar aggregates from small-angle X-ray scattering and light-scattering techniques, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 110 (2006), no. 25, 12351-12359.
  17. E. L. Heeley, C. M. Fernyhough, R. S. Graham, P. D. Olmsted, N. J. Inkson, J. Embery, D. J. Groves, T. C. B. McLeish, A. C. Morgovan, F. Meneau, W. Bras and A. J. Ryan, Shear-induced crystallization in blends of model linear and long-chain branched hydrogenated polybutadienes, Macromolecules 39 (2006), no. 15, 5058-5071.
  18. A. Sacca, A. Carbone, R. Pedicini, G. Portale, L. D'Ilario, A. Longo, A. Martorana and E. Passalacqua, Structural and electrochemical investigation on re-cast Nafion membranes for polymer electrolyte fuel cells (PEFCs) application, Journal of Membrane Science 278 (2006), no. 1-2, 105-113.
  19. 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, Characterization of photonic colloidal single crystals by microradian X-ray diffraction, Advanced Materials 18 (2006), no. 13, 1662-+.
  20. R. Rissmann, H. W. W. Groenink, A. M. Weerheim, S. B. Hoath, M. Ponec and J. A. Bouwstra, New insights into ultrastructure, lipid composition and organization of vernix caseosa, Journal of Investigative Dermatology 126 (2006), no. 8, 1823-1833.
  21. A. A. Vazina, N. F. Lanina, D. G. Alexeev, W. Bras and I. P. Dolbnya, The structural principles of multidomain organization of the giant polypeptide chain of the muscle titin protein: SAXS/WAXS studies during the stretching of oriented titin fibres, Journal of Structural Biology 155 (2006), no. 2, 251-262.
  22. G. J. Vroege, D. M. E. Thies-Weesie, A. V. Petukhov, B. J. Lemaire and P. Davidson, Smectic liquid-crystalline order in suspensions of highly polydisperse goethite nanorods, Advanced Materials 18 (2006), no. 19, 2565-+.
  23. M. Basiura, R. I. Gearba, D. A. Ivanov, J. Janicki, H. Reynaers, G. Groeninckx, W. Bras and B. Goderis, Rapidly cooled polyethylenes: On the thermal stability of the semicrystalline morphology, Macromolecules 39 (2006), no. 24, 8399-8411.
  24. A. Carbone, R. Pedicini, G. Portale, A. Longo, L. D'Ilario and E. Passalacqua, Sulphonated poly(ether ether ketone) membranes for fuel cell application: Thermal and structural characterisation, Journal of Power Sources 163 (2006), no. 1, 18-26.
  25. S. Valkama, T. Ruotsalainen, A. Nykanen, A. Laiho, H. Kosonen, G. ten Brinke, O. Ikkala and J. Ruokolainen, Self-assembled structures in diblock copolymers with hydrogen-bonded amphiphilic plasticizing compounds, Macromolecules 39 (2006), no. 26, 9327-9336.
  26. X. M. Zhu, U. Beginn, M. Moller, R. I. Gearba, D. V. Anokhin and D. A. Ivanov, Self-organization of polybases neutralized with mesogenic wedge-shaped sulfonic acid molecules: An approach toward supramolecular cylinders, Journal of the American Chemical Society 128 (2006), no. 51, 16928-16937.

Interface Diffraction

  1. D. Kaminski, P. Poodt, E. Aret, N. Radenovic and E. Vlieg, Observation of a liquid phase with an orthorhombic orientational order, Physical Review Letters 96 (2006), no. 5.
  2. D. Kaminski, N. Radenovic, M. A. Deij, W. J. P. van Enckevort and E. Vlieg, Liquid ordering at the KDP {100}-solution interface, Crystal Growth & Design 6 (2006), no. 2, 588-591.
  3. N. Radenovic, D. Kaminski, W. van Enckevort, S. Graswinckel, I. Shah, M. I. t Veld, R. Algra and E. Vlieg, Stability of the polar {111} NaCl crystal face, Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006), no. 16.


  1. E. Bus, J. T. Miller, A. J. Kropf, R. Prins and J. A. van Bokhoven, Analysis of in situ EXAFS data of supported metal catalysts using the third and fourth cumulant, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 8 (2006), no. 27, 3248-3258.
  2. B. Daly, J. S. Kulkarni, D. C. Arnold, M. T. Shaw, S. Nikitenko, M. A. Morris and J. D. Holmes, Structural investigation of germanium-cobalt core shell nanocable arrays, Journal of Materials Chemistry 16 (2006), no. 39, 3861-3866.
  3. G. D. Pirngruber, P. K. Roy and R. Prins, On determining the nuclearity of iron sites in Fe-ZSM-5 - a critical evaluation, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 8 (2006), no. 34, 3939-3950.
  4. G. Silversmit, H. Poelman, I. Sack, G. Buyle, G. B. Marin and R. De Gryse, An in-situ reduction/oxidation XAS study on the EL10V8 VOx/TiO2(Anatase) powder catalyst, Catalysis Letters 107 (2006), no. 1-2, 61-71.
  5. K. Kervinen, P. C. A. Bruijnincx, A. M. Beale, J. G. Mesu, G. van Koten, R. Gebbink and B. M. Weckhuysen, Zeolite framework stabilized copper complex inspired by the 2-His-1-carboxylate facial triad motif yielding oxidation catalysts, Journal of the American Chemical Society 128 (2006), no. 10, 3208-3217.
  6. J. G. Mesu, T. Visser, F. Soulimani, E. E. van Faassen, P. de Peinder, A. M. Beale and B. M. Weckhuysen, New insights into the coordination chemistry and molecular structure of Copper(II) histidine complexes in aqueous solutions, Inorganic Chemistry 45 (2006), no. 5, 1960-1971.
  7. N. Rane, A. R. Overweg, V. B. Kazansky, R. A. van Santen and E. J. M. Hensen, Characterization and reactivity of Ga+ and GaO+ cations in zeolite ZSM-5, Journal of Catalysis 239 (2006), no. 2, 478-485.
  8. M. Vespa, R. Dahn, D. Grolimund, E. Wieland and A. M. Scheidegger, Spectroscopic investigation of Ni speciation in hardened cement paste, Environmental Science & Technology 40 (2006), no. 7, 2275-2282.
  9. F. Morales, D. Grandjean, A. Mens, F. M. F. de Groot and B. M. Weckhuysen, X-ray absorption spectroscopy of Mn/Co/TiO2 Fischer-Tropsch catalysts: Relationships between preparation method, molecular structure, and catalyst performance, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 110 (2006), no. 17, 8626-8639.
  10. D. Grandjean, H. L. Castricum, J. C. van den Heuvel and B. M. Weckhuysen, Highly mixed phases in ball-milled Cu/ZnO catalysts: An EXAFS and XANES study, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 110 (2006), no. 34, 16892-16901.
  11. A. M. Beale, A. M. J. van der Eerden, S. D. M. Jacques, O. Leynaud, M. G. O'Brien, F. Meneau, S. Nikitenko, W. Bras and B. M. Weckhuysen, A combined SAXS/WAXS /XAFS setup capable of observing concurrent changes across the nano-to-micrometer size range in inorganic solid crystallization processes, Journal of the American Chemical Society 128 (2006), no. 38, 12386-12387.
  12. B. Daly, D. C. Arnold, J. S. Kulkarni, O. Kazakova, M. T. Shaw, S. Nikitenko, D. Erts, M. A. Morris and J. D. Holmes, Synthesis and characterization of highly ordered cobalt-magnetite nanocable arrays, Small 2 (2006), no. 11, 1299-1307.
  13. O. Kazakova, B. Daly and J. D. Holmes, Tunable magnetic properties of metal/metal oxide nanoscale coaxial cables, Physical Review B 74 (2006), no. 18, Artn 184413.
  14. R. A. van Santen, Physical chemistry - porous solids get organized, Nature 444 (2006), no. 7115, 46-47.
  15. G. Silversmit, H. Poelman, R. De Gryse, W. Bras, S. Nikitenko, M. Florea, P. Grange and S. Delsarte, Effect of nitridation on the electronic environment of vanadium in VAlO(N) powder catalysts, used for the ammoxidation of propane, Catalysis Today 118 (2006), no. 3-4, 344-352.
  16. M. Vespa, R. Dahn, E. Gallucci, D. Grolimund, E. Wieland and A. M. Scheidegger, Microscale investigations of Ni uptake by cement using a combination of scanning electron microscopy and synchrotron-based techniques, Environmental Science & Technology 40 (2006), no. 24, 7702-7709.


  1. C. Bruggeman, "Assesment of the geochemical behaviour of selenium oxyanions under boom clay geochemical conditions," Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 2006.
  2. L. M. Brunner, "Ultra-high wear resistant polyethylenes," Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich, 2006.
  3. B. Daly, "Synthesis and characterisation of highly ordered arrays of semiconducting and core-shell nanowires," Trinity College Dublin, 2006.
  4. M. de Jager, "Development of a stratum corneum substitute for in vitro percutaneous penetration studies," University of Leiden, 2006.
  5. M. Gössi, "Melt-processable poly(tetrafluoroethylene)s," ETH Zürich, 2006.
  6. M. Huijben, "Interface engineering for oxide electronics," University of Twente, 2006.
  7. J. Kierkels, "Tailoring the mechanical properties of amorphous polymers," Eindhoven University, 2006.
  8. K. P. S. Parmar, "Oil dispersions of nano-layered silicates in an external electric field: An experimental study," Norwegian University of Science of Technology (NTNU), 2006.
  9. N. Radenovic, "The role of impurities on the morphology of nacl crystals – an atomic scale view," University of Nijmegen, 2006.
  10. R. M. Versteegen, "Well-defined thermoplastic elastomers. Reversible networks based on hydrogen bonding," Eindhoven University, 2006.
  11. V. Vonk, "Growth and structure of complex oxide thin films," University Twente, 2006.
  12. F. Morales Cano, "Manganese promotion in titania-supported cobalt Fischer-Tropsch catalysis," Utrecht University, 2006.
  13. M. Vespa, "Influence of the inherent heterogeneity of cement on the uptake mechanisms of Ni and Co: A micro-spectroscopic study," Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETH), 2006.