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Prof. dr. M. (Mischa) Bonn

Faculty of Science
Van der Waals-Zeeman Instituut
Photographer: Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
  • Room number:2.03
Postal address
  • Postbus 94485
    1090 GL Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications



    • Backus, E. H. G., Schaefer, J., & Bonn, M. (2020). Probing the Mineral–Water Interface with Nonlinear Optical Spectroscopy. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition.
    • Balos, V., Imoto, S., Netz, R. R., Bonn, M., Bonthuis, D. J., Nagata, Y., & Hunger, J. (2020). Macroscopic conductivity of aqueous electrolyte solutions scales with ultrafast microscopic ion motions. Nature Communications, 11(1), [1611].
    • Das, S., Imoto, S., Sun, S., Nagata, Y., Backus, E. H. G., & Bonn, M. (2020). Nature of Excess Hydrated Proton at the Water-Air Interface. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(2), 945-952. [details]
    • Deiseroth, M., Bonn, M., & Backus, E. H. G. (2020). Orientation independent vibrational dynamics of lipid-bound interfacial water. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 22(18), 10142-10148. [details]
    • Han, P., Yao, X., Müllen, K., Narita, A., Bonn, M., & Cánovas, E. (2020). Size-dependent electron transfer from atomically defined nanographenes to metal oxide nanoparticles. Nanoscale, 12(30), 16046-16052.
    • Hosseinpour, S., Roeters, S. J., Bonn, M., Peukert, W., Woutersen, S., & Weidner, T. (2020). Structure and Dynamics of Interfacial Peptides and Proteins from Vibrational Sum-Frequency Generation Spectroscopy. Chemical Reviews, 120(7), 3420-3465. [details]
    • Jin, S., Liu, Y., Deiseroth, M., Liu, J., Backus, E. H. G., Li, H., Xue, H., Zhao, L., Zeng, X. C., Bonn, M., & Wang, J. (2020). Use of Ion Exchange to Regulate the Heterogeneous Ice Nucleation Efficiency of Mica. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(42), 17956-17965. [details]
    • Keshavarz, M., Debroye, E., Ottesen, M., Martin, C., Zhang, H., Fron, E., Küchler, R., Steele, J. A., Bremholm, M., Van de Vondel, J., Wang, H. I., Bonn, M., Roeffaers, M. B. J., Wiedmann, S., & Hofkens, J. (2020). Tuning the Structural and Optoelectronic Properties of Cs2AgBiBr6 Double-Perovskite Single Crystals through Alkali-Metal Substitution. Advanced materials, 32(40), [2001878].
    • Kim, H., Lee, K., Dismukes, A. H., Choi, B., Roy, X., Zhu, X., & Bonn, M. (2020). Charge carrier scattering and ultrafast Auger dynamics in two-dimensional superatomic semiconductors. Applied Physics Letters, 116(20), [201109].
    • Lesnicki, D., Zhang, Z., Bonn, M., Sulpizi, M., & Backus, E. H. G. (2020). Surface Charges at the CaF2/Water Interface Allow Very Fast Intermolecular Vibrational-Energy Transfer. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 59(31), 13116-13121. [details]
    • Liu, Z., Chen, Z., Wang, C., Wang, H. I., Wuttke, M., Wang, X. Y., Bonn, M., Chi, L., Narita, A., & Müllen, K. (2020). Bottom-Up, On-Surface-Synthesized Armchair Graphene Nanoribbons for Ultra-High-Power Micro-Supercapacitors. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(42), 17881-17886.
    • Lukas, M., Schwidetzky, R., Kunert, A. T., Pöschl, U., Fröhlich-Nowoisky, J., Bonn, M., & Meister, K. (2020). Electrostatic Interactions Control the Functionality of Bacterial Ice Nucleators. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(15), 6842-6846.
    • Momper, R., Zhang, H., Chen, S., Halim, H., Johannes, E., Yordanov, S., Braga, D., Blülle, B., Doblas, D., Kraus, T., Kraus, T., Bonn, M., Wang, H. I., & Riedinger, A. (2020). Kinetic Control over Self-Assembly of Semiconductor Nanoplatelets. Nano Letters, 20(6), 4102-4110.
    • Niu, W., Ma, J., Soltani, P., Zheng, W., Liu, F., Popov, A. A., Weigand, J. J., Komber, H., Poliani, E., Casiraghi, C., Droste, J., Hansen, M. R., Osella, S., Beljonne, D., Bonn, M., Wang, H. I., Feng, X., Liu, J., & Mai, Y. (2020). A curved graphene nanoribbon with multi-edge structure and high intrinsic charge carrier mobility. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(43), 18293-18298.
    • Qazi, M. J., Schlegel, S. J., Backus, E. H. G., Bonn, M., Bonn, D., & Shahidzadeh, N. (2020). Dynamic Surface Tension of Surfactants in the Presence of High Salt Concentrations. Langmuir, 36(27), 7956-7964. [details]
    • Schwidetzky, R., Kunert, A. T., Bonn, M., Pöschl, U., Ramløv, H., Devries, A. L., Fröhlich-Nowoisky, J., & Meister, K. (2020). Inhibition of Bacterial Ice Nucleators Is Not an Intrinsic Property of Antifreeze Proteins. Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 124(24), 4889-4895.
    • Seki, T., Chiang, K. Y., Yu, C. C., Yu, X., Okuno, M., Hunger, J., Nagata, Y., & Bonn, M. (2020). The bending mode of water: A powerful probe for hydrogen bond structure of aqueous systems. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 11(19), 8459-8469.
    • Seki, T., Yu, C-C., Yu, X., Ohto, T., Sun, S., Meister, K., Backus, E. H. G., Bonn, M., & Nagata, Y. (2020). Decoding the molecular water structure at complex interfaces through surface-specific spectroscopy of the water bending mode. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 22(19), 10934-10940. [details]
    • Sudera, P., Cyran, J. D., Deiseroth, M., Backus, E. H. G., & Bonn, M. (2020). Interfacial Vibrational Dynamics of Ice Ihand Liquid Water. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(28), 12005-12009. [details]
    • Tang, F., Ohto, T., Sun, S., Rouxel, J. R., Imoto, S., Backus, E. H. G., Mukamel, S., Bonn, M., & Nagata, Y. (2020). Molecular Structure and Modeling of Water-Air and Ice-Air Interfaces Monitored by Sum-Frequency Generation. Chemical Reviews, 120(8), 3633-3667. [details]
    • Tries, A., Richter, N., Chen, Z., Narita, A., Müllen, K., Wang, H. I., Bonn, M., & Klauï, M. (2020). Hysteresis in graphene nanoribbon field-effect devices. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 22(10), 5667-5672.
    • Varol, H. S., Srivastava, A., Kumar, S., Bonn, M., Meng, F., & Parekh, S. H. (2020). Bridging chains mediate nonlinear mechanics of polymer nanocomposites under cyclic deformation. Polymer, 200, [122529].
    • Zheng, W., Bonn, M., & Wang, H. I. (2020). Photoconductivity Multiplication in Semiconducting Few-Layer MoTe2. Nano Letters, 20(8), 5807-5813.
    • Zhong, K., Yu, C. C., Dodia, M., Bonn, M., Nagata, Y., & Ohto, T. (2020). Vibrational mode frequency correction of liquid water in density functional theory molecular dynamics simulations with van der Waals correction. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 22(22), 12785-12793.



    • Bera, B., Carrier, O., Backus, E. H. G., Bonn, M., Shahidzadeh, N., & Bonn, D. (2018). Counteracting Interfacial Energetics for Wetting of Hydrophobic Surfaces in the Presence of Surfactants. Langmuir, 34(41), 12344-12349. [details]
    • Morsbach, S., Gonella, G., Mailänder, V., Wegner, S., Wu, S., Weidner, T., Berger, R., Koynov, K., Vollmer, D., Encinas, N., Kuan, S. L., Bereau, T., Kremer, K., Weil, T., Bonn, M., Butt, H-J., & Landfester, K. (2018). Engineering Proteins at Interfaces: From Complementary Characterization to Material Surfaces with Designed Functions. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 57(39), 12626-12648. [details]
    • Weber, B., Nagata, Y., Ketzetzi, S., Tang, F., Smit, W. J., Bakker, H. J., ... Bonn, D. (2018). Molecular Insight into the Slipperiness of Ice. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 9(11), 2838-2842. [details]


    • Franz, J., Bereau, T., Pannwitt, S., Anbazhagan, V., Lehr, A., Nubbemeyer, U., Dietz, U., Bonn, M., Weidner, T., & Schneider, D. (2017). Nitrated Fatty Acids Modulate the Physical Properties of Model Membranes and the Structure of Transmembrane Proteins. Chemistry - A European Journal, 23(40), 9690-9697.
    • Schmüser, L., Roeters, S., Lutz, H., Woutersen, S., Bonn, M., & Weidner, T. (2017). Determination of Absolute Orientation of Protein α-Helices at Interfaces Using Phase-Resolved Sum Frequency Generation Spectroscopy. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 8(13), 3101-3105. [details]
    • Tros, M., Zheng, L., Hunger, J., Bonn, M., Bonn, D., Smits, G. J., & Woutersen, S. (2017). Picosecond orientational dynamics of water in living cells. Nature Communications, 8, [904]. [details]
    • Varol, H. S., Meng, F., Hosseinkhani, B., Malm, C., Bonn, D., Bonn, M., ... Parekh, S. H. (2017). Nanoparticle amount, and not size, determines chain alignment and nonlinear hardening in polymer nanocomposites. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(16), E3170-E3177. [details]


    • Carrier, O., Backus, E. H. G., Shahidzadeh, N., Franz, J., Wagner, M., Nagata, Y., ... Bonn, D. (2016). Oppositely Charged Ions at Water-Air and Water-Oil Interfaces: Contrasting the Molecular Picture with Thermodynamics. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 7(5), 825-830. [details]
    • Vandenakker, C. C., Schleeger, M., Bruinen, A. L., Deckert-Gaudig, T., Velikov, K. P., Heeren, R. M. A., ... Koenderink, G. H. (2016). Multimodal Spectroscopic Study of Amyloid Fibril Polymorphism. The journal of Physical Chemistry. B, 120(34), 8809-8817. [details]



    • Schach, D., Globisch, C., Roeters, S. J., Woutersen, S., Fuchs, A., Weiss, C. K., ... Weidner, T. (2014). Sticky water surfaces: Helix-​coil transitions suppressed in a cell-​penetrating peptide at the air-​water interface. Journal of Chemical Physics, 141(22), 22D517. [details]


    • Oshovsky, G. V., Rago, G., Day, J. P. R., Soudijn, M. L., Rock, W., Parekh, S. H., ... Bonn, M. (2013). Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering Microspectroscopic Kinetic Study of Fast Hydrogen Bond Formation in Microfluidic Devices. Analytical Chemistry, 85(19), 8923-8927. [details]
    • Roeters, S. J., van Dijk, C. N., Torres Knoop, A., Backus, E. H. G., Campen, R. K., Bonn, M., & Woutersen, S. (2013). Determining In Situ Protein Conformation and Orientation from the Amide-I Sum-Frequency Generation Spectrum: Theory and Experiment. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, 117(29), 6311-6322. [details]
    • Schleeger, M., vandenAkker, C. C., Deckert-Gaudig, T., Deckert, V., Velikov, K. P., Koenderink, G., & Bonn, M. (2013). Amyloids: From molecular structure to mechanical properties. Polymer, 54(10), 2473-2488. [details]


    • Backus, E. H. G., Bonn, D., Cantin, S., Roke, S., & Bonn, M. (2012). Laser-heating-induced displacement of surfactants on the water surface. The journal of Physical Chemistry. B, 116(9), 2703-2712. [details]
    • Engel, M. F. M., VandenAkker, C. C., Schleeger, M., Velikov, K. P., Koenderink, G. H., & Bonn, M. (2012). The polyphenol EGCG inhibits amyloid formation less efficiently at phospholipid interfaces than in bulk solution. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134(36), 14781-14788. [details]


    • Hsieh, C. S., Kramer Campen, R., Vila Verde, A. C., Bolhuis, P., Nienhuys, H. K., & Bonn, M. (2011). Ultrafast Reorientation of Dangling OH Groups at the Air-Water Interface Using Femtosecond Vibrational Spectroscopy. Physical Review Letters, 107(11). [details]
    • Pijpers, J. J. H., Ulbricht, R., Derossi, S., Reek, J. N. H., & Bonn, M. (2011). Picosecond electron injection dynamics in dye-sensitized oxides in the presence of electrolyte. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, 115(5), 2578-2584. [details]
    • Tielrooij, K. J., van der Post, S. T., Hunger, J., Bonn, M., & Bakker, H. J. (2011). Anisotropic water reorientation around ions. The journal of Physical Chemistry. B, 115(43), 12638-12647. [details]
    • Zhang, Z., Piatkowski, L., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2011). Communication: interfacial water structure revealed by ultrafast two-dimensional surface vibrational spectroscopy. Journal of Chemical Physics, 135(2), 021101-021101. [details]
    • Zhang, Z., Piatkowski, L., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2011). Ultrafast vibrational energy transfer at the water/air interface revealed by two-dimensional surface vibrational spectroscopy. Nature Chemistry, 3(11), 888-893. [details]
    • vandenAkker, C. C., Engel, M. F. M., Velikov, K. P., Bonn, M., & Koenderink, G. H. (2011). Morphology and persistence length of amyloid fibrils are correlated to peptide molecular structure. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133(45), 18030-18033. [details]


    • Bonn, M., Bakker, H. J., Ghosh, A., Yamamoto, S., Sovago, M., & Campen, R. K. (2010). Structural inhomogeneity of interfacial water at lipid monolayers revealed by surface-specific vibrational pump-probe spectroscopy. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132(42), 14971-14978. [details]
    • Day, J. P. R., Rago, G., Domke, K. F., Velikov, K. P., & Bonn, M. (2010). Label-free imaging of lipophilic bioactive molecules during lipid digestion by multiplex coherent anti-stokes raman scattering microspectroscopy. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132(24), 8433-8439. [details]
    • Tielrooij, K. J., Garcia-Araez, N., Bonn, M., & Bakker, H. J. (2010). Cooperativity in ion hydration. Science, 328(5981), 1006-1009. [details]
    • Tielrooij, K. J., Hunger, J., Buchner, R., Bonn, M., & Bakker, H. J. (2010). Influence of concentration and temperature on the dynamics of water in the hydrophobic hydration shell of tetramethylurea. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132(44), 15671-15678. [details]


    • Bonn, M., Bakker, H. J., Rago, G., Pouzy, F., Siekierzycka, J. R., Brouwer, A. M., & Bonn, D. (2009). Suppression of proton mobility by hydrophobic hydration. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 131(47), 17070-17070. [details]
    • Paparo, D., Tielrooij, K. J., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2009). Terahertz dielectric relaxation of biological water confined in model membranes made of lyotropic phospholipids. Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals Science, 500, 108-117. [details]
    • Rzeźnicka, I. I., Wurpel, G. W. H., Bonn, M., van der Horst, M. A., Hellingwerf, K. J., Matsunaga, S., ... Kawai, M. (2009). Observation of photoactive yellow protein anchored to a modified Au(1 1 1) surface by scanning tunneling microscopy. Chemical Physics Letters, 472(1-3), 113-117. [details]
    • Schafer, D., Müller, M., Bonn, M., Marr, D. W. M., van Maarseveen, J., & Squier, J. (2009). Coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy for quantitative characterization of mixing and flow in microfluidics. Optics Letters, 34(2), 211-213. [details]
    • Sovago, M., Kramer Campen, R., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2009). Hydrogen bonding strength of interfacial water determined with surface sum-frequency generation. Chemical Physics Letters, 470(1-3), 7-12. [details]
    • Tielrooij, K. J., Paparo, D., Piatkowski, L., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2009). Dielectric relaxation dynamics of water in model membranes probed by terahertz spectroscopy. Biophysical Journal, 97(9), 2484-2492. [details]
    • Tielrooij, K. J., Timmer, R. L. A., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2009). Structure dynamics of the proton in liquid water probed with terahertz time-domain spectroscopy. Physical Review Letters, 102(19), 198303. [details]


    • Rinia, H. A., Burger, K. N. J., Bonn, M., & Müller, M. (2008). Quantitative label-free imaging of lipid composition and packing of individual cellular lipid droplets using multiplex CARS microscopy. Biophysical Journal, 95(10), 4908-4914. [details]
    • Schafer, D., Squier, J. A., van Maarseveen, J., Bonn, D., Bonn, M., & Müller, M. (2008). In situ quantitative measurement of concentration profiles in a microreactor with submicron resolution using multiplex CARS microscopy. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130(35), 11592-11593. [details]
    • Sovago, M., Kramer Campen, R., Wurpel, G. W. H., Müller, M., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2008). Reply [to 'Comment on "Vibrational response of hydrogen-bonded interfacial water is dominated by intramolecular coupling"']. Physical Review Letters, 101(13), 139402. [details]
    • Sovago, M., Kramer Campen, R., Wurpel, G. W. H., Müller, M., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2008). Vibrational response of hydrogen-bonded interfacial water is dominated by intramolecular coupling. Physical Review Letters, 100(17), 173901. [details]



    • van den Akker, C. C., Jeanette Nguyen, Schleeger, M., Velikov, K. P., Bonn, M., & Koenderink, G. H. (2014). Amyloids: Connecting from Single Fibril Mechanics to Macroscopic Rheology. Biophysical Journal, 106(2, Suppl. 1), 684A.


    • Tielrooij, K. J., Timmer, R., Bakker, H. J., & Bonn, M. (2009). Water als ultrasnelle achtbaan voor protonen. Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, 75(9), 329-331. [details]
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Max Planck Inst. for Polymer Research