Boosting the efficiency of transient photoluminescence microscopy using cylindrical lenses

A.J. Magdaleno, M. Cutler, J. J. Suurmond, M. Meléndez, R. Delgado-Buscalioni, M. Seitz & F. Prins

Nanoscale, 2023, just accepted

Tackling multimodal device distributions in inverse photonic design using Invertible Neural Networks

M. Frising, J. Bravo-Abad & F. Prins

Machine Learning: Science and Technology 2023, 4, 02LT02

Pen Plotter as a Low-Cost Platform for Rapid Device Prototyping with Solution-Processable Nanomaterials

G. Ersu, Y. Sozen, E. Sánchez, S. Kuriakose, B. H. Juárez, F. Mompean, M. Garcia-Hernandez, L. Visscher, A. J. Magdaleno, F. Prins, A. M. Al-Enizi, A. Nafady, C. Munuera, J. O. Island & A. Castellanos-Gomez

Advanced Engineering Materials 2023, 2300226

Controlling light emission by a thermalized ensemble of colloidal quantum dots with a metasurface

H. Monin, A. Loirette-Pelous, E. De Leo, A. A. Rossinelli, F. Prins, D. J. Norris, E. Bailly, J.-P. Hugonin, B. Vest & J.-J. Greffet

Optics Express 2023, 31, 4851-4861


Broadband-tunable spectral response of perovskite-on-paper photodetectors using halide mixing

A. J. Magdaleno, R. Frisenda, F. Prins & A. Castellanos-Gomez

Nanoscale 2022, 14, 14057-14063

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Polarization-based colour tuning of mixed colloidal quantum-dot thin films using direct patterning

E. De Leo, A. A. Rossinelli, P. Marques-Gallego, L. V. Poulikakos, D. J. Norris & F. Prins

Nanoscale 2022, 4, 4929-4934

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Halide Mixing Inhibits Exciton Transport in Two-Dimensional Perovskites Despite Phase Purity

M. Seitz, M. Meléndez, P. York, D. Kurtz, A.J. Magdaleno,  N. Alcázar-Cano, A. Kshirsagar, M. Gangishetty, R. Delgado-Buscalioni, D. N. Congreve & F. Prins

ACS Energy Letters 2022, 7, 358 - 365


Inverse Design and Realization of an Optimized Photonic Multilayer for Thermophotovoltaics

E. De Leo, F. Prins & D. J. Norris

OSA Continuum 2021, 4, 3254

Mapping the Trap-State Landscape in 2D Metal-Halide Perovskites using Transient Photoluminescence Microscopy

M. Seitz, M. Meléndez, N. Alcázar-Cano, D. N. Congreve, R.  Delgado-Buscalioni & F. Prins

Advanced Optical Materials 2021, 2001875 

Efficient interlayer exciton transport in two-dimensional metal-halide perovskites

A. J. Magdaleno, M. Seitz, M. Frising, A. Herranz de la Cruz, A. I Fernández-Domínguez & F. Prins

Materials Horizons 2021, 8, 639. 

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Template-Stripping of Perovskite Thin Films for Dry-Interfacing and Surface-Structuring

A. C. Hernandez Oendra, E. De Leo, S. Köpfli, J. M. Winkler, A. A. Rossinelli, A. Riedinger, D. J. Norris & F. Prins

ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2020, 12, 26601

Exciton diffusion in two-dimensional metal-halide perovskites

M. Seitz, A. J. Magdaleno, N. Alcázar-Cano, M. Meléndez, T. J. Lubbers, S. W. Walraven, S. Pakdel, E. Prada, R. Delgado-Buscalioni & F. Prins 

Nature Communications, 2020, volume 11, Article number: 2035

--News coverage in Fisica, distinguished paper by the Spanish Royal Society of Physics--

A system for the deterministic transfer of 2D materials under inert environmental conditions

P. Gant, F. Carrascoso, Q. Zhao, Yu Kyoung Ryu, M. Seitz, F. Prins, R. Frisenda, A. Castellanos-Gomez

2D Materials,  2020, 7, 025034.


Long-Term Stabilization of Two-Dimensional Perovskites by Encapsulation with Hexagonal Boron Nitride

M. Seitz, P. Gant, A. Castellanos-Gomez, F. Prins

Nanomaterials, 2019, 9, 1120

Room-Temperature Strong Coupling of CdSe Nanoplatelets and Plasmonic Hole Arrays.

J. Winkler, F. T. Rabouw, A. Rossinelli, S. Jayanti, K. M. McPeak, D. K. Kim, B. le Feber, F. Prins, D. J. Norris

Nano Letters, 2019, 19, 108


Colloidal-Quantum-Dot Ring Lasers with Active Color Control

B. le Feber, F. Prins, E. De Leo,  F. T. Rabouw, D. J. Norris 

Nano Letters, 2018, 18, 1028

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Polarization Multiplexing of Fluorescent Emission using Multi-Resonant Plasmonic Antennas

E. De Leo, A. Cocina, P. Tiwari, L. V. Poulikakos, P. Marques-Gallego, B. le Feber, D. J. Norris, F. Prins

ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 12167

An intrinsic growth instability in isotropic materials leads to quasi-two-dimensional nanoplatelets.

A. Riedinger, F. D. Ott, A. Mule, S. Mazzotti, P. N. Knuesel, S. J. P. Kress, F. Prins, S. C. Erwin, D. J. Norris

Nature Materials, 2017, 16, 743

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Direct Patterning of Colloidal Quantum-Dot Thin Films for Enhanced and Spectrally Selective Out-Coupling of Emission.

F. Prins, D. K. Kim, J. Cui, E. De Leo, L. L. Spiegel, K. M. McPeak, D. J. Norris

Nano Letters, 2017, 17, 1319

Papers from Ferry's previous positions:

Plasmonic wedge waveguides and resonators for quantum electrodynamics

S. J. P. Kress, F. V. Antonilez, P. Richner, S. V. Jayanti, D. K. Kim, F. Prins, A. Riedinger, M. P. C. Fischer, S. Meyer, K. M. McPeak, D. Poulikakos,  D. J. Norris

Nano Letters, 2015, 15, 6267

Reduced dielectric screening and enhanced energy transfer in single and few-layer MoS2.

F. Prins, A. J. Goodman, W.A. Tisdale

Nano Letters, 2014, 14, 6087


Magnitude of the Förster radius in colloidal quantum dot solids.

A. J. Mork, M. C. Weidman, F. Prins, W. A. Tisdale

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, 118, 13920


Monodisperse, air-stable PbS nanocrystals via control of precursor stoichiometry.

M. C. Weidman, M. E. Beck, R. S. Hoffman, F. Prins, W. A. Tisdale

ACS Nano, 2014, 8, 6363

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Subdiffusive exciton transport in quantum dot solids.

F. Prins*, G. A. Akselrod*, L. V. Poulikakos, E. M. Y. Lee, M. C. Weidman, A. J. Mork, A. P. Willard, V. Bulovic, W. A. Tisdale

Nano Letters, 2014, 14, 3556


Transition from thermodynamic to kinetic-limited excitonic energy migration in colloidal quantum-dot solids.

L. V. Poulikakos, F. Prins, W.A.Tisdale

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, 118, 7894


Spatially resolved energy transfer in patterned colloidal quantum dot heterostructures.

F. Prins, A. Sumitro, M. C. Weidman, W. A. Tisdale

ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2014, 6, 3111


Highly efficient, dual state emission from an organic semiconductor.

S. Reineke, N. Seidler, S. R. Yost, F. Prins, W.A. Tisdale, M. A. Baldo

Applied Physics Letters, 2013, 103, 093302

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In-situ Transmission Electron Microscopy imaging of electromigration in platinum nanowires.

M. Rudneva, B. Gao, F. Prins, Q. Xu, H. S. J. van der Zant, H. W. Zandbergen

Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2013, 19, 43


Characterization of Nanometer-Spaced Few-Layer Graphene Electrodes.

E. Burzuri, F. Prins, H. S. J. van der Zant

Graphene, 2013, 1, 26


Fast and efficient photodetection using nanoscale quantum dot junctions.

F. Prins, M. Buscema, J. S. Seldenthuis, S. Etaki, G. Buchs, M. Barkelid, V. Zwiller, Y. Gao, A. J. Houtepen, L. D. A. Siebbeles, H. S. J. van der Zant

Nano Letters, 2012, 12, 5740

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Current-induced nanogap formation and graphitization in boron doped diamond films.

V. Seshan, C. R. Arroyo, A. Castellanos-Gomez, F. Prins, M. L. Perrin, S. D. Janssens, K. Haenen, M. Nesladek, E. J. R. Sudholter, L. C. P. M. de Smet, H. S. J. van der Zant, D. Dulic

Applied Physics Letters, 2012, 101, 193106


Room-temperature gating of molecular junctions using few-layer graphene electrodes.

F. Prins*, A. Barreiro*, J. W. Ruitenberg, J. S. Seldenthuis, N. Aliaga-Alcalde, L. M. K. Vandersypen, H. S. J. van der Zant

Nano Letters, 2011, 11, 4607


Room-temperature electrical addressing of a bistable spin-crossover molecular system.

F. Prins, M. Monrabal-Capilla, E. A. Osorio, E. Coronado, H. S. J. van der Zant

Advanced Materials, 2011, 23, 1545


Influence of chemical structure on the stability and the conductance of porphyrin single-molecule junctions.

M. L. Perrin, F. Prins, C. A. Martin, A. J. Shaikh, R. Eelkema, J. H. van Esch, T. Briza, R. Kaplanek, V. Kral, J. M. van Ruitenbeek, H. S. J. van der Zant, D. Dulic

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 11223


Charge transport in a zinc-porphyrin single-molecule junction.

M. L. Perrin, C. A. Martin, F. Prins, A. J. Shaikh, R. Eelkema, J. H. van Esch, J. M. van Ruitenbeek, H. S. J. van der Zant, D. Dulic

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 2011, 2, 714


In-situ Transmission Electron Microscopy imaging of grain growth in a Pt nanowire induced by electric current annealing.

B. Gao, M. Rudneva, K. S. McGarrity, Q. Hu, F. Prins, J. M. Thijssen, H. W. Zandbergen, H. S. J. van der Zant

Nanotechnology, 2011, 22, 205705


Platinum-nanogaps for single-molecule electronics: room-temperature stability.

F. Prins, A. J. Shaikh, J. H. van Esch, R. Eelkema, H. S. J. van der Zant

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2011, 13, 14297


An all-electric single-molecule motor.

J. S. Seldenthuis, F. Prins, J. M. Thijssen, H. S. J. van der Zant

ACS Nano, 2010, 4, 6681

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Room-temperature stability of Pt nanogaps formed by self-breaking.

F. Prins, T. Hayashi, B. J. A. de Vos van Steenwijk, B. Gao, E. A. Osorio, K. Muraki, H. S. J. van der Zant

Applied Physics Letters, 2009, 94, 123108


Ferrimagnetic Heisenberg chains derived from [M(CN)8]3- (M = MoV, WV) building-blocks.

S. Tanase, L. J. de Jongh, F. Prins, M. Evangelisti

Chem. Phys. Chem., 2008, 9, 1975


Counterion effect on the spin-transition properties of the cation [Fe(btzx)3]2+ (btzx = m-xylylene(bis)tetrazole).

M. Quesada, F. Prins, E. Bill, H. Kooijman, O. Roubeau, P. Gamez, A.L. Spek, J. G. Haasnoot, J. Reedijk

Chemistry a European Journal, 2008, 14, 8486


A 2D [FeII-bistetrazole] coordination polymer exhibiting spin-crossover properties.

M. Quesada, F. Prins, O. Roubeau, P. Gamez, S. J. Teat, P. J. van Koningsbruggen, J. G. Haasnoot, J. Reedijk

Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2007, 13, 3787 


Long-range magnetic ordering in a TbIII/MoV cyanido-bridged quasi-one-dimensional complex.

F. Prins, E. Pasca, L. J. de Jongh, H. Kooijman, A. L. Spek, S. Tanase

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 2007, 32, 6081


Three-dimensional LnIII/WIV complexes with cyanido and carboxylato bridges.

S. Tanase, F. Prins, J. M. M. Smits, R. de Gelder

Crystal Engineering Communications, 2006, 12, 863




Method to synthesize monodisperse, colloidal lead sulfide nanocrystals through precursor stoichiometry control.

M. C. Weidman, M. Beck, F. Prins, W. A. Tisdale

US Patent 20,150,151,980, MIT, 2014


Waste water treatment with a Mn(III) or Mn(IV) complex as catalyst.

F. Prins, R. Hage, J. Lienke, H. Korf, T. Soh

WO Patent 2,009,115,376, Unilever PLC / Unilever NV, 2009