2016

Unusual temperature dependence of elastic constants of an ambient-temperature discotic nematic liquid crystal
D. Venkata Sai, G. Mirri, P.H.J. Kouwer, R. Sahoo, I. Musevic, S. Dhara
Soft Matter 12, 2960-2964 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/C6SM00065G]

Directing Soft Matter in Water Using Electric Fields
P. Van Der Asdonk, S. Kragt, P.H.J. Kouwer
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 8, 16303–16309 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b03910]

Directed peptide amphiphile assembly using aqueous liquid crystal templates in magnetic fields
P. Van Der Asdonk, M. Keshavarz, P.C.M. Christianen, P.H.J. Kouwer
Soft Matter 12, 6518-6525 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/C6SM00652C]

Spatial and temporal patterning of polymers in electric field responsive LC templates
P. Van Der Asdonk, H.C. Hendrikse, A.C. Sauli, S.P.M. Kraaijkamp, P.H.J. Kouwer
J. Mater. Chem. C 4, 8263-8269 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/C6TC02790C]

Patterning of Soft Matter across Multiple Length Scales
P. Van Der Asdonk, H.C. Hendrikse, M. Fernandez‐Castano Romera, D. Voerman, B.E.I. Ramakers, D.W.P.M. Löwik, R.P. Sijbesma, P.H.J. Kouwer
Adv. Funct. Mater. 26, 2609-2616 (2016). [DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201504945]

Synthesis of Functional Fluorescent BODIPY‐based Dyes through Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution: Straightforward Approach towards Customized Fluorescent Probes
G. Mirri, D.C. Schoenmakers, P.H.J. Kouwer, P. Veranič, I. Muševič, B. Štefane
ChemistryOpen 5, 450-454 (2016). [DOI: 10.1002/open.201600067]

Smectic A mesophases from luminescent sandic platinum(II) mesogens
M. Krikorian, C.-C.A. Voll, M. Yoon, K. Venkatesan, P.H.J. Kouwer, T.M. Swager
Liq. Cryst. 43, 1709-1713 (2016). [DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2016.1200679]

Bundle Formation in Biomimetic Hydrogels
M. Jaspers, A.C.H. Pape, I.K. Voets, A.E. Rowan, G. Portale, P.H.J. Kouwer
Biomacromolecules 17, 2642-2649 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.6b00703]

Critical behaviour in the nonlinear elastic response of hydrogels
M. Dennison, M. Jaspers, P.H.J. Kouwer, C. Storm, A.E. Rowan, F.C. Mackintosh
Soft Matter 12, 6995-7004 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/C6SM01033D]

Electric field generation of Skyrmion-like structures in a nematic liquid crystal
L. Cattaneo, Ž. Kos, M. Savoini, P.H.J. Kouwer, A. Rowan, M. Ravnik, I. Muševič, T. Rasing
Soft Matter 12, 853-858 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/c5sm01726b]

Fibrin-fiber architecture influences cell spreading and differentiation
S.M.C. Bruekers, M. Jaspers, J.M.A. Hendriks, N.A. Kurniawan, G.H. Koenderink, P.H.J. Kouwer, A.E. Rowan, W.T.S. Huck
Cell Adh. Migr. 10, 495-504 (2016). [DOI: 10.1080/19336918.2016.1151607]

Key Developments in Ionic Liquid Crystals
A. Alvarez Fernandez, P.H.J. Kouwer
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 17, 731 (2016). [DOI: 10.3390/ijms17050731]

Order at Extreme Dilution
A. Alvarez Fernandez, R. Hammink, S. Kragt, L. Cattaneo, M. Savoini, J. Van Der Velden, T. Rasing, A.E. Rowan, P.J. Collings, P.H.J. Kouwer
Adv. Funct. Mater. 26, 9009-9016 (2016). [DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201602913]