Universiteit Leiden LION


Jeroen van den Brink
Professor of theoretical condensed matter physics

Universiteit Leiden
Postbus 9506
2300 RA Leiden
The Netherlands

Phone: +31-71-527 5510
Fax: +31-71-527 5511
Email: brink@lorentz.leidenuniv.nl

As from 1.10.2009: Director of the Institute of Theoretical Physics at the IFW Dresden, Germany
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In the press

8 October 2010
"NOBEL PRIZES: Still in Its Infancy, Two-Dimensional Crystal Claims Prize"
Science Magazine, article by Adrian Cho

23 August 2008
"Rebelse supergeleider"
Nieuw materiaal laat zich moeilijk in een hokje stoppen
NRC Handelsblad, artikel door Margriet van der Heijden

13 August 2008
"Iron superconductors: Breaking all the rules"
New Scientist, article by Catherine Zandonella


September 5 (2008)
"Mott State and Quantum Critical Point in Rare-Earth Oxypnictides ReOFeAs (Re=La,Sm,Pr,Nd,Ce)"
Phys. B 403, 3653 (2008).
Gianluca Giovannetti, Sanjeev Kumar and Jeroen van den Brink

November 8 (2007)
"Magnetic Blue"
Nature 450, 177 (2007)
Jeroen van den Brink and Alberto Morpurgo

October 22 (2007)
"Advancing Science in Africa"
Nature Materials 6, 11 (2007)
Jeroen van den Brink and Izak Snyman

Related Editorial in Nature Materials "A penny for your thoughts"
Gerelateerde Nieuwsbrief Leiden Univ "Afrika voor de wetenschap geen verloren continent"

June 22 (2007)
"Multiferroicity induced by dislocated spin-density waves"
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 257602 (2007)
Jospeh Betouras, Gianluca Giovannetti and Jeroen van den Brink
Related Physical Review Focus article: "The Best of Both Worlds"

April 5 (2007)
"Graphene: from strength to strength"
Nature Nanotechnology 2, 199 (2007)
Jeroen van den Brink

June 1 (2006)
"Transition Metal Oxides: Travels in one dimension"
Nature Materials 5, 427 (2006)
Jeroen van den Brink
Related Material

June 17 (2005) :
"An Intrinsic Limit to Quantum Coherence due to Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking"
Physical Review Letters 94, 230401 (2005)
Japer van Wezel, Jeroen van den Brink and Jan Zaanen.

November 21 (2004) :
"Bond- versus site-centred ordering and possible ferroelectricity in manganites"
Nature Materials 3, 853 (2004)
Dimitry Efremov, Jeroen van den Brink and Daniel Khomskii.
Related Material

Research Group

Present members: Luuk Ament, Antoine Klauser, Sanjeev Kumar, Carmine Ortix, Jorn Venderbos, Liping Yang, Jorrit Rijnbeek.
Former members: Joseph Betouras, Jasper van Wezel, Gianluca Giovannetti, Fiona Forte.

Personal links

* Research Interests
* List of publications
* Oratie
* CV

Open postdoc position

Courses and classes

* Theory of Condensed Matter
* Caleidoscoop lezing .pdf Caleidoscoop lezing .ppt