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Dynamic switching biosensor, WO2016075229
Plasmonic biosensor based on molecular conformation , WO2016075226
Biosensor based on single-molecule fluorescence detection, WO2016096908A1
Biosensor based on a tethered particle, WO2016096901A1
Optical recording, storage and retrieval product, process, system and medium, WO2016096901 A1


Rachel E. Armstrong, Matěj Horáček, Peter Zijlstra
Plasmonic Assemblies for Real-Time Single Molecule Biosensing
Small, 2020, 2003934

Junhong Yan, Laura van Smeden, Maarten Merkx, Peter Zijlstra, Menno W.J. Prins
Continuous small-molecule monitoring with a digital single particle switch
ACS Sens. 2020, 5, 4, 1168–1176

Wang, M. Horáček, P. Zijlstra
Strong Plasmon Enhancement of the Saturation Photon Count Rate of Single Molecules
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2020, 11, 5, 1962-1969

M. Horáček, D. J. Engels, P. Zijlstra
Dynamic single-molecule counting for the quantification and optimization of nanoparticle functionalization protocols
Nanoscale, 2020,12, 4128-4136


Y. Wang, K. van Asdonk, and P. Zijlstra
A Robust and General Approach to Quantitatively Conjugate Enzymes to Plasmonic Nanoparticles
ChemRxiv preprint, 2019
Langmuir, 35(41) ,pp 13356-13363 (2019)

R.E. Armstrong, W. van Liempt, and P. Zijlstra
Effect of Film Thickness on the Far- and Near-Field Optical Response of Nanoparticle-on-Film Systems
ChemRxiv preprint, 2019
J. Phys. Chem. C,  132(42), pp 25801-25808 (2019)


Emiel W.A. Visser, Matěj Horáček, and Peter Zijlstra
Plasmon Rulers as a Probe for Real-Time Microsecond Conformational Dynamics of Single Molecules
Nano Lett., 18 (12), pp 7927–7934 (2018)

Y. Wang, and P. Zijlstra
Plasmon-Enhanced Single-Molecule Enzymology
ACS Photonics, 5(8), pp3073-3081 (2018)

P. M. R. Paulo, D. Botequim, A. Jóskowiak, S. Martins, D. M. F. Prazeres, P. Zijlstra, and S. M. B. Costa
Enhanced Fluorescence of a Dye on DNA-Assembled Gold Nanodimers Discriminated by Lifetime Correlation Spectroscopy
J. Phys. Chem. C  122 (20), pp 10971–10980 (2018)

A.T. Taylor, R. Verhoef, M.A. Beuwer, Y. Wang, and P. Zijlstra
All-optical imaging of gold nanoparticle geometry using super-resolution microscopy
J. Phys. Chem. C 122(4), pp 2336–2342(2018)


M. Horacek, R. E. Armstrong, and P. Zijlstra
Heterogeneous kinetics in the functionalization of single plasmonic nanoparticles
Langmuir 34 (1), pp 131–138 (2018)

A.T. Taylor, and P. Zijlstra
Single-molecule plasmon sensors: current status and future prospects (review)
ACS Sensors 2(8), 1103-1122 (2017)

P.M.R. Paulo, P. Zijlstra, M. Orrit, E. Garcia-Fernandez, T. Pace, A. Viana, S. Costa
Tip-Specific Functionalization of Gold Nanorods for Plasmonic Biosensing: Effect of Linker Chain Length
Langmuir 33(26), 6503-6510 (2017)


M.A. Beuwer, M.F. Knopper, L. Albertazzi, D. van der Zwaag, W.G. Ellenbroek,
E.W. Meijer, M.W.J. Prins and P. Zijlstra
Mechanical Properties of Single Supramolecular Polymers from Correlative AFM and Fluorescence Microscopy
Polym. Chem. 7, 7260-7268 (2016)

S.M.E. Peters, M.A. Verheijen, M.W.J. Prins, P. Zijlstra
Strong reduction of spectral heterogeneity in gold bipyramids for single-particle and single-molecule plasmon sensing
Nanotechnology 27, 024001 (2016)


M.A. Beuwer, Menno W.J. Prins, P. Zijlstra
Stochastic protein interactions monitored by hundreds of single-molecule plasmonic biosensors
Nano Lett. 15, 3507-3511 (2015)


S. Khatua, P.M.R. Paulo, H. Yuan, A. Gupta, P. Zijlstra, and M. Orrit
Resonant plasmonic enhancement of single-molecule fluorescence by individual gold nanorods
ACS Nano 8, 4440-4449 (2014)

K. Yu, J.E. Sader, P. Zijlstra* (corresponding author), M. Hong, Q.-H. Xu, M. Orrit
Probing silver deposition on single gold nanorods by their acoustic vibrations
Nano Lett. 14, 915-922 (2014)

H. Yuan, S. Khatua, P. Zijlstra, and M. Orrit
Individual gold nanorods report on dynamical heterogeneity in supercooled glycerol
Faraday Discuss 167, 515-528 (2014)


P.G. van Rhee, P. Zijlstra, T. Verhagen, J. Aarts, M.I. Katsnelson, J.C. Maan, M. Orrit, and P.C.M. Christianen
Giant magnetic susceptibility of gold nanorods detected by magnetic alignment
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 127202 (2013)

K. Yu, P. Zijlstra* (corresponding author), J.E. Sader, Q.-H. Xu, and M. Orrit
Damping of acoustic vibrations of single gold nanorods in different environments
Nano Lett. 13, 2710-2716 (2013)

G. Hartland, H. Okamoto, M. Orrit, and P. Zijlstra
Optical studies of single metal nanoparticles (editorial)
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 4090-4092 (2013)

H. Yuan, S. Khatua, P. Zijlstra, M. Yorulmaz, and M. Orrit
Thousand-fold enhancement of single-molecule fluorescence near a single gold nanorod
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 52, 1217-1221 (2013)


M. Yorulmaz, S. Khatua, P. Zijlstra, A. Gaiduk, and M. Orrit
Luminescence quantum  yield of single gold nanorods
Nano Lett. 12, 4385-4391 (2012)

P. Zijlstra, P.M.R. Paulo, K. Yu, and M. Orrit
Chemical interface damping in single gold nanorods and its near elimination by tip-specific functionalization
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 51, 8352-8355 (2012)

P. Zijlstra, P.M.R. Paulo, and M. Orrit
Optical detection of single non-absorbing molecules using the surface plasmon resonance of a single gold nanorod
Nature Nanotech. 7, 379-382 (2012)
Reprinted in Nature Outlook on “Gold” (Nature 495, S1, 2013)

P. Zijlstra, M. van Stee, N. Verhart, Z. Gu, and M. Orrit
Rotational diffusion and alignment of short gold nanorods in an external electric field
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14, 4584-4588 (2012)

P.V. Ruijgrok, P. Zijlstra, A.L. Tchebotareva, and M. Orrit
Damping of acoustic vibrations of single gold nanoparticles optically trapped in water
Nano Lett. 12, 1063-1069 (2012)


P. Zijlstra, and M. Orrit
Single metal nanoparticles: optical detection, spectroscopy and applications
Rep. Progr. Phys. 74, 106401 (2011)

C. Bullen, P. Zijlstra, E. Bakker, M. Gu, and C. Raston
Chemical kinetics of gold nanorod growth in aqueous CTAB solutions
Cryst. Growth Des. 11, 3375-3380 (2011)

P.V. Ruijgrok, N. Verhart, P. Zijlstra, A.L. Tchebotareva, and M. Orrit
Brownian fluctuations and heating of an optically aligned gold nanorod
Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 037401 (2011)


A.L. Tchebotareva, P. Ruijgrok, P. Zijlstra, and M. Orrit
Probing the acoustic vibrations of single metal nanoparticles by ultrashort laser pulses
Laser. Photon. Rev. 4, 581-597 (2010)

P. Zijlstra, J.W.M. Chon, and M. Gu
White light scattering spectroscopy and electron microscopy of laser induced melting in single gold nanorods
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 11, 5915 – 5921 (2009)

P. Zijlstra. J.W.M. Chon, and M. Gu
Five-dimensional optical recording mediated by surface plasmons in gold nanorods
Nature 459, 410-413 (2009)
Featured on the cover of Nature, 21 May 2009

P. Zijlstra, A.L. Tchebotareva, J.W.M. Chon, M. Gu, and M. Orrit
Acoustic oscillations and elastic moduli of single gold nanorods
Nano Lett. 8, 3493-3497 (2008)

K. Choi, P. Zijlstra, J.W.M. Chon, and M. Gu
Fabrication of Low-Threshold 3D Void Structures inside a Polymer Matrix Doped with Gold Nanorods
Adv. Funct. Mater. 18, 2237-2245 (2008) Feature on inside cover

P. Zijlstra, J.W.M. Chon, and M. Gu
Effect of heat accumulation on the dynamic range of a gold nanorod doped polymer nanocomposite for optical laser writing and patterning
Opt. Expr. 15, 12151-12160 (2007)

P. Zijlstra, K.L. van der Molen, and A.P. Mosk
Spatial refractive index sensor using whispering gallery modes in an optically trapped microsphere
Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 161101 (2007)

J.W.M. Chon, C. Bullen, P. Zijlstra, and M. Gu,
Spectral encoding on gold nanorods doped in a silica sol-gel matrix and its application to high-density optical data storage
Adv. Funct. Mater. 17, 875-880 (2007)

P. Zijlstra, C. Bullen, J.W.M. Chon, and M. Gu
High-temperature seedless synthesis of gold nanorods
J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 19315-19318 (2006)

K.L. van der Molen, P. Zijlstra, A. Lagendijk, and A.P. Mosk
Laser threshold of Mie resonances
Opt. Lett. 31, 1432-1434 (2006)

J.W. M. Chon, P. Zijlstra, M. Gu, J. Van Embden, and P. Mulvaney
Two-photon-induced photoenhancement of densely packed CdSe/ZnSe/ZnS nanocrystal solids and its application to multilayer optical data storage
Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 5514-5516 (2004)