Research Group

Education and Academic Career

  • 1972     Master in Physics (University of Brussels)
  • 1974     Ph.D. Physics (University of Antwerp)
  • 1981     Habilitation (University of Brussels)
  • 1986     Part-time professor "Solid State Physics" (University of Brussels)
  • 1988     Professor at University of Antwerp  
  • 1994     Full professor at the University of Antwerp
  • 2004     Head of the EMAT research group at the University of Antwerp
  • 2006     Director of the “NANO Centre of Excellence”, University of Antwerp
  • 2008     Methusalem award of the Flemish government
  • 2008     Francqui Chair FUNDP, Université de Namur (Belgium)
  • 2009     ERC advanced grant of the European Commission
  • 2010     Member of the Belgian Academy of Art and Science
  • 2011     Dr Honoris Causa University of Lima (Peru)
  • 2012     Guest Professor Wuhan University (China)
  • 2012     Guest Professor Wuhan University of Technology (China)
  • 2012     Guest Professor Wuhan University of Technology (China)
  • 2015     Emeritus Prof. University of Antwerp
  • 2015     Strategic Scientist Wuhan University of Technology (China)
  • 2015     FWO Excellence award (Dr. De Leeuw-Damry-Boulart award)

 

Research Periods Abroad (3 months or more)

  • 1975              Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi) India
  • 1980-1981    University of California (Berkeley)
  •                        University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
  • 1984              University of California (Berkeley)
  • 1993              Université de Caen (France)
  • 2000              Australian National University (Canberra)

 

Scientific Activities

  • Author or co-author of over 1000 papers in ISI journals
  • Over 48 000 citations (Hirsch factor h = 100)
  • Invited speaker at over 250 international conferences
  • Editor of "Handbook of Microscopy" (3 volumes; 1997)
  • Editor of “Handbook of Nanoscopy” (2 volumes; 2012)
  • Associate editor of 10 ISI journals

 

10 selected high-impact publications... from the past

Electron microscopy on the Tc = 110K (midpoint) phase in the system Bi2O3-SrO-CaO-CuO
H.W. Zandbergen, Y.K. Huang, M.J.V. Menken, J.N. Li, K. Kadowaki, A.A. Menovsky, G. Van Tendeloo, S. Amelinckx
Nature 332 (1988) 620-623.  I.F. = 42.4

Dynamics of a second-order phase transition: P1 to I1 phase transition in anorthite, CaAl2Si2O8
Subrata Ghose, G. Van Tendeloo, S. Amelinckx
Science 242 (1988) 1539-1541.  I.F. = 31.5

A structure and growth mechanism for multishell carbon nanotubes
S. Amelinckx, D. Bernaerts, X.B. Zhang, J. Van Landuyt , G. Van Tendeloo
Science 267 (1995) 1334-1338.  I.F. = 31.5

Doubling the critical temperature of La1.9Sr0.1CuO4 using epitaxial strain
J.-P. Locquet, J. Perret, J. Fompeyrine, E. Mächler, J.W. Seo and G. Van Tendeloo
Nature 394 (1998) 453-456.  I.F. = 42.4

Structural phase transition at the percolation threshold in epitaxial (La0.7Ca0.3MnO3)1-xMgO)x nanocomposite films
V. Moshnyaga, B. Damaschke, O. Shapoval, A. Belenchuk, J. Faupel, O.I. Lebedev, J. Verbeeck, G. Van Tendeloo, M. Mücksch, V. Tsurkan, R. Tidecks, K. Samwer
Nature Materials 2 (2003) 4-9.  I.F. = 36.4

Structure and microstructure of colossal magnetoresistant materials
G. Van Tendeloo, O.I. Lebedev, M. Hervieu, B. Raveau
Reports on Progress in Physics 67 (2004) 1315-1365.  I.F. = 15.6

Electronically coupled complementary interfaces between perovskite band insulators
M. Huijben, G. Rijnders. D. Blank, S. Bals, S. Van Aert, J. Verbeeck, G. Van Tendeloo, A. Brinkman, H.Hilgenkamp
Nature Materials 5 (2006) 556-560.  I.F. = 36.4

Classification and control of the origin of photoluminescence from Si nanocrystals
S. Godefroo, M. Hayne, M. Jivanescu, A. Stesmans, M. Zacharias, O.I. Lebedev, G. Van Tendeloo, V.V. Moshchalkov
Nature Nanotechnology 3 (2008) 174-178.  I.F. = 33.3

Three-dimensional atomic imaging of crystalline nanoparticles
S. Van Aert, K.J. Batenburg, M.D. Rossell, R. Erni, G. Van Tendeloo
Nature 470 (2011) 374-377.  I.F. = 42.4

Advanced electron microscopy for advanced materials
G. Van Tendeloo, S. Bals, S. Van Aert, J. Verbeeck, D. Van Dyck
Advanced Materials 24 (2012) 5655-5675.  I.F. = 15.4

10 selected high-impact publications ... from the present

Atomic scale dynamics of ultra-small Ge clusters    
S. Bals, S. Van Aert, C.P. Romero, K. Lauwaet, M.J. Van Bael, B. Schoeters, B. Partoens, E. Yucelen, P. Lievens, G. Van Tendeloo
Nature Communications  3 (2012) 897, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1887.  I.F. = 10.7

Atomic-scale determination of surface facets in gold nanorods
B. Goris, S. Bals, W. Van den Broek, E. Carbo-Argibay, S. Gomez-Grana, M. Liz-Marzan, G. Van Tendeloo
Nature Materials 11 (2012) 930-935.  I.F. = 36.4

Design of zeolite by inverse sigma transformation
E. Verheyen, L. Joos, K. Van Havenbergh, E. Breynaert, N. Kasian, E. Gobechiya, K. Houthoofd, C. Martineau, M. Hinterstein, F. Taulelle, V. Van Speybroeck, M. Waroquier, S. Bals, G. Van Tendeloo, E.A. Kirchhock, J.A. Martens
Nature Materials 11 (2012) 1059-1064.  I.F. = 36.4

Nanoscale phase separation in perovskites revisited
E. Erni, A.M. Abakumov, M.D. Rossell, D. Batuk, A.A. Tsirlin, G. Nenert, G. Van Tendeloo
Nature Materials 13 (2014) 216-217.  I.F. = 36.4

Magnetic monopole field exposed by electrons
A. Beche, R. Van Boxem, G. Van Tendeloo, J. Verbeeck
Nature Physics 10 (2014) 26-20.  I.F. = 20.7

Long-Range Orientation and Atomic Attachment of Nanocrystals in 2D Honeycomb Superlattices
M.P. Boneschanscher, W.H. Evers, J.J. Geuchies, T. Altantzis, B. Goris, F.T. Rabouw, S.A.P. van Rossum, H.S.J. van der Zant, L.D.A. Siebbeles, G. Van Tendeloo, I. Swart, J. Hilhorst, A. Pethukov, S. Bals, D. Vanmaekelbergh
Science 344 (2014) 1377-1380.  I.F. = 31.5

Origin of voltage decay in high capacity layered oxide electrodes
M. Sathiya, A.M. Abakumov, D. Foix, G. Rousse, K. Ramesha, D. Gonbeau, M. Saubanère, M.L. Doublet, H. Vizin, C.P. Laisa, A.S. Prakash, G. Van Tendeloo, J.-M. Tarascon
Nature Materials 14 (2015) 230-238, DOI: 10.1038/NMAT4137.  I.F. = 36.4

Visualization of O-O peroxo-like dimers in high-capacity layered oxides for Li-ion batteries 
E. McCalla, A.M. Abakumov, M. Saubanere, D. Foix, E.J. Berg, G. Rousse, M.L. Doublet, D. Gonbeau, P. Novak, G. Van Tendeloo, J.M. Tarascon
Science 350 (2015) 1516-1521      I.F. = 31.5

Extreme mobility enhancement of two-dimensional electron gases at oxide interfaces by charge-transfer-induced modulation doping 
Y.Z. Chen, F. Trier, T. Wijnands, R.J. Green, N. Gauquelin, R. Egoavil, D.V. Christensen, G. Koster, M. Huijben, N. Bovet, , S. Macke, F. He, R. Sutarto, N.H. Andersen, S.A. Sulpizio, M. Honig, G.E.D.K. Prawiroatmodjo, T.S. Jespersen, S. Linderoth, S. Ilani, J. Verbeeck, G. Van Tendeloo, G. Rijnders, G.A. Sawatzky, N. Pryds
Nature Materials, 14 (2015) 801-806     I.F. = 36.4

Controlled lateral anisotropy in correlated manganite heterostructures by interface-engineered oxygen octahedral coupling
Z. Liao, M. Huijben, Z. Zhong, N. Gauquelin, S. Macke, R.J. Green, S. Van Aert, J. Verbeeck, G. Van Tendeloo, K. Held, G.A. Sawatzky, G. Koster, G. Rijnders
Nature Materials 15 (2016) 425-431.    I.F. = 36.4

Evidence for anionic redox activity in a tridimensional-ordered Li-rich positive electrode b-Li2IrO3

P E Pearce, A J Perez, G Rousse, M Saubanère, D Batuk, D Foix, E McCalla, A M Abakumov, G Van Tendeloo, M-L Doublet, J-M Tarascon

Nature Materials 16 (2017) 580-585

Blue-edge slow photons promoting visible-light hydrogen production on gradient ternary 3DOM TiO2-Au-CdS photonic crystals

H. Zhao, Z.Hu, J. Liu, M. Wu, G. Van Tendeloo, B-L Su
Nano Energy 47 (2018) 266-274

Manipulating topological transformations of polar structures through real-time observation of the dynamic polarization evolution

K Du, M Zhang, C Dai, ZN Zhou, YW Xie, ZH Ren, H Tian, LQ Chen, G. Van Tendeloo, Z Zhang

Nature Communications 10 (2019) 1-8

 

 

 

 

WoS Citation Report

(01/12/2019)

Sum of the Times Cited:                                   35000

Sum of Times Cited without self-citations:   32000

h-index (WoS):                                                          84

Google Scholar citation Report

 

All

Last 5 years               

Citations

48000

21000

h-index

100

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i10-index

908

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