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  • Solving correlation clustering with QAOA and a Rydberg qudit system: a full-stack approach, Jordi R. Weggemans, Alexander Urech, Alexander Rausch, Robert Spreeuw, Richard Boucherie, Florian Schreck, Kareljan Schoutens, Jiří Minář, Florian Speelman, arXiv:2106.11672.
  • Continuous Bose-Einstein condensation, Chun-Chia Chen, Rodrigo González Escudero, Jiří Minář, Benjamin Pasquiou, Shayne Bennetts, Florian Schreck,  arXiv:2012.07605.
  • Phonon-mediated spin-spin interactions between trapped Rydberg atoms, R. V. Skannrup, R. Gerritsma and S. J. J. M. F. Kokkelmans, arXiv:2008.13622.


  • Trapped ion quantum computing using optical tweezers and electric fields, M. Mazzanti, R. X. Schüssler, J. D. Arias Espinoza, Z. Wu, R. Gerritsma and A. Safavi-Naini, , Phys. Rev. Lett. 127, 260502.
  • Spiraling light: from donut modes to a Magnus effect analogy, Robert J.C. Spreeuw,  Nanophotonics (2021).
  • Laser cooling for quantum gases, Florian Schreck and Klaasjan van Druten, Nature Physics 17, 1296 (2021).
  • Dynamics of a trapped ion in a quantum gas: effects of particle statistics, Lorenzo Oghittu, Melf Johannsen, Rene Gerritsma and Antonio Negretti, Phys. Rev. A 104, 053314 (2021).
  • A steady-state magneto-optical trap of fermionic strontium on a narrow-line transition, Rodrigo González Escudero, Chun-Chia Chen (陳俊嘉), Shayne Bennetts, Benjamin Pasquiou, and Florian Schreck,  Phys. Rev. Research 3, 033159 (2021).
  • Engineering spin-spin interactions with optical tweezers in trapped ions,
    Juan Diego Arias Espinoza, Matteo Mazzanti, Katya Fouka, Rima X. Schüssler, Zhenlin Wu, Philippe Corboz, Rene Gerritsma and Arghavan Safavi-Naini, Phys. Rev. A 104, 013302 (2021).
  • Rydberg atom-ion collisions in cold environments, Henrik Hirzler and Jesús Pérez-Ríos, Phys. Rev. A 103, 043323 (2021).
  • A high-fidelity method for a single-step N-bit Toffoli gate in trapped ions.
    Juan Diego Arias Espinoza, Koen Groenland, Matteo Mazzanti, Kareljan Schoutens and Rene Gerritsma, Phys. Rev. A 103, 052437 (2021).


  • Off-Axis Dipole Forces in Optical Tweezers by an Optical Analog of the Magnus Effect, Robert J.C. Spreeuw, Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 233201 (2020).
  • Controlling the nature of a charged impurity in a bath of Feshbach dimers,
    H. Hirzler, E. Trimby, R. S. Lous, G. C. Groenenboom, R. Gerritsma and J. Pérez-Ríos, Phys. Rev. Research 2, 033232 (2020).
  • Experimental setup for studying an ultracold mixture of trapped Yb+/Li,
    H. Hirzler, T. Feldker, H. Fürst, N. V. Ewald, E. Trimby, R. S. Lous, J. D. Arias Espinoza, M. Mazzanti, J. Joger and R. Gerritsma, Phys. Rev. A 102, 033109 (2020).
  • Buffer gas cooling of a trapped ion to the quantum regime, T. Feldker, H. Fürst, H. Hirzler, N. V. Ewald, M. Mazzanti, D. Wiater, M. Tomza and R. Gerritsma, Nature Physics 16, 413–416 (2020).
  • Signal processing techniques for efficient compilation of controlled rotations in trapped ions, K. Groenland, F. Witteveen, K. Schoutens and R. Gerritsma, New J. Phys 22, 063006 (2020).
  • Single-step implementation of high fidelity n-bit Toffoli gate, S. E. Rasmussen, K. Groenland, R. Gerritsma, K. Schoutens and N. T. Zinner, Phys. Rev. A 101, 022308 (2020).
  • State selective cooling of SU(N) Fermi-gases, Aaron Merlin Müller, Miklós Lajkó, Florian Schreck, Frédéric Mila, and Jiří Minář,  Phys. Rev. A 104, 013304 (2020).
  • Interplay between van der Waals and dipole–dipole interactions among Rydberg atoms, Julius de Hond, Nataly Cisternas, R. J. C. Spreeuw, H. B. van Linden van den Heuvell, and N. J. van Druten, J. Phys. B 53, 084007 (2020).
  • Microscope objective for imaging atomic strontium with 0.63 micrometer resolution, I. H. A. Knottnerus, S. Pyatchenkov, O. Onishchenko, A. Urech, F. Schreck, and G. A. Siviloglou,  Optics Express 28, 11106 (2020).


  • Observation of interactions between trapped ions and ultracold Rydberg atoms, N. V. Ewald, T. Feldker, H. Hirzler, H. Fürst, R. Gerritsma, Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 253401 (2019).
  • Cold hybrid ion-atom systems, Michał Tomza, Krzysztof Jachymski, Rene Gerritsma, Antonio Negretti, Tommaso Calarco, Zbigniew Idziaszek and Paul S. Julienne, Rev. Mod. Phys. 91, 035001 (2019).
  • Continuous guided strontium beam with high phase-space density, Chun-Chia Chen (陳俊嘉), Shayne Bennetts, Rodrigo González Escudero, Benjamin Pasquiou, and Florian Schreck, Phys. Rev. Applied 12, 044014 (2019),
  • SAGE: A Proposal for a Space Atomic Gravity Explorer,Guglielmo M. Tino, Angelo Bassi, Giuseppe Bianco, Kai Bongs, Philippe Bouyer, Luigi Cacciapuoti, Salvatore Capozziello, Xuzong Chen, Maria L. Chiofalo, Andrei Derevianko, Wolfgang Ertmer, Naceur Gaaloul, Patrick Gill, Peter W. Graham, Jason M. Hogan, Luciano Iess, Mark A. Kasevich, Hidetoshi Katori, Carsten Klempt, Xuanhui Lu, Long-Sheng Ma, Holger Müller, Nathan R. Newbury, Chris W. Oates, Achim Peters, Nicola Poli, Ernst M. Rasel, Gabriele Rosi, Albert Roura, Christophe Salomon, Stephan Schiller, Wolfgang Schleich, Dennis Schlippert, Florian Schreck, Christian Schubert, Fiodor Sorrentino, Uwe Sterr, Jan W. Thomsen, Giuseppe Vallone, Flavio Vetrano, Paolo Villoresi, Wolf von Klitzing, David Wilkowski, Peter Wolf, Jun Ye, Nan Yu and Mingsheng Zhan  Eur. Phys. J. D  73, 228 (2019).
  • Frequency of the ultranarrow 1S0-3P2 transition in 87Sr, Oleksiy Onishchenko, Sergey Pyatchenkov, Alexander Urech, Chun-Chia Chen (陳俊嘉), Shayne Bennetts, Georgios A. Siviloglou, and Florian Schreck,  Phys. Rev. A 99, 052503 (2019)
  • Visualising the connection between edge states and the mobility edge in adiabatic and non-adiabatic topological charge transport, Mariya A. Lizunova, Florian Schreck, Cristiane Morais Smith, and Jasper van Wezel, Phys. Rev. B 99, 115114 (2019).
  • Sisyphus Optical Lattice Decelerator, Chun-Chia Chen (陳俊嘉), Shayne Bennetts, Rodrigo González Escudero, Florian Schreck, and Benjamin Pasquiou  Phys. Rev. A 100, 023401 (2019).


  • Prospects of reaching the quantum regime in Li-Yb+ mixtures, H. A. Fürst, N. V. Ewald, T. Secker, J. Joger, T. Feldker and R. Gerritsma, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 51 195001 (2018).
  • Dynamics of a single ion spin impurity in a spin-polarized atomic bath, Henning Fürst, Thomas Feldker, Norman Vincenz Ewald, Jannis Joger, Michał Tomza and Rene Gerritsma, Phys. Rev. A 98, 012713 (2018).

  • The RbSr 2Σ+ ground state investigated via spectroscopy of hot & ultracold molecules, Alessio Ciamei, Jacek Szczepkowski, Alex Bayerle, Vincent Barbé, Lukas Reichsöllner, Slava M. Tzanova, Chun-Chia Chen, Benjamin Pasquiou, Anna Grochola, Pawel Kowalczyk, Wlodzimierz Jastrzebski and Florian Schreck, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 20, 26221 (2018)

  • Spectroscopy of the S1/2→P3/2 transition in Yb II: Isotope shifts, hyperfine splitting and branching ratios, T. Feldker, H. Fürst, N. V. Ewald, J. Joger and Rene Gerritsma,   Phys. Rev. A 97, 032511 (2018).
  • Observation of Feshbach resonances between alkali and closed-shell atoms, Vincent Barbé, Alessio Ciamei, Benjamin Pasquiou, Lukas Reichsöllner, Florian Schreck, Piotr S. Żuchowski and Jeremy M. Hutson, Nature Physics 14, 881 (2018).
  • From coherent collective excitation to Rydberg blockade on an atom chip, Julius de Hond, Rick van Bijnen, S.J.J.M.F. Kokkelmans, R.J.C. Spreeuw, H.B. van Linden van den Heuvell, and N.J. van Druten, Phys. Rev. A 98, 062714 (2018).
  • Controlling stray electric fields on an atom chip for experiments on Rydberg atoms, D. Davtyan, S. Machluf, M.L. Soudijn, J.B. Naber, N.J. van Druten, H.B. van Linden van den Heuvell, and R.J.C. Spreeuw, Phys. Rev. A 97, 023418 (2018).


  • Observation of collisions between cold Li atoms and Yb+ ions, J. Joger, H. Fürst, N. Ewald, T. Feldker, M. Tomza and R. Gerritsma, Phys. Rev. A 96, 030703(R) (2017).
  • Observation of Bose-enhanced photoassociation products, A. Ciamei, A. Bayerle, B. Pasquiou and F. Schreck, Eur. J. Phys. 119, 46001 (2017).
  • Steady-State Magneto-Optical Trap with 100-Fold Improved Phase-Space Density, Shayne Bennetts, Chun-Chia Chen (陳俊嘉), Benjamin Pasquiou, and Florian Schreck, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 223202 (2017).
  • Trapped ions in Rydberg-dressed atomic gases, T. Secker, N. Ewald, J. Joger, H. Fürst, T. Feldker and R. Gerritsma Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 263201 (2017).
  • Efficient production of long-lived ultracold Sr2 molecules, Alessio Ciamei, Alex Bayerle, Chun-Chia Chen, Benjamin Pasquiou, and Florian Schreck, Phys. Rev. A 96, 013406 (2017)
  • Fermi-Bose mixture in mixed dimensions,M.A. Caracanhas, F. Schreck and C. Morais Smith New J. Phys. 19, 115011 (2017).
  • Characterizing the local vectorial electric field near an atom chip using Rydberg-state spectroscopy, N. Cisternas, Julius de Hond, G. Lochead, R.J.C. Spreeuw, H.B. van Linden van den Heuvell, and N.J. van Druten, Phys. Rev. A 96, 013425 (2017).
  • Medium-finesse optical cavity for the stabilization of Rydberg lasers, Julius de Hond, Nataly Cisternas, Graham Lochead, and N.J. van Druten, Appl. Optics 56, 5436 (2017).
  • Rydberg dressing of a one-dimensional Bose-Einstein condensate, Marcin Płodzień, Graham Lochead, Julius de Hond, N. J. van Druten, and Servaas Kokkelmans, Phys. Rev. A 95, 043606 (2017). 





  • Tauschinsky, F.A., Newell, R.G., Linden van den Heuvell, H.B. van & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2013). Measurement of 87Rb Rydberg-state hyperfine splitting in a room-temperature vapor cell. Physical Review A, 87(4), 042522. [go to publisher's site]
  • Tauschinsky, F.A. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2013). Sensitive absorption imaging of single atoms in front of a mirror. Optics Express, 21(8), 10188-10198. [go to publisher's site]
  • Koenderink, A.F. & Frimmer, M. (2013). Spontaneous emission control in a tunable hybrid photonic system. Physical Review Letters, 110, 217405. [go to publisher's site]


  • Petrov, D.S., Lebedev, V. & Walraven, J.T.M. (2012). Controlling integrability in a quasi-one-dimensional atom-dimer mixture. Physical Review A, 85(6), 062711. [go to publisher's site]
  • Papoular, D.J., Bize, S., Clairon, A., Marion, H., Kokkelmans, S.J.J.M.F. & Shlyapnikov, G. (2012). Feshbach resonances in cesium at ultralow static magnetic fields. Physical Review A, 86, 040701. [go to publisher's site]
  • Lu, Z.K & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2012). Fermi liquid of two-dimensional polar molecules. Physical Review A, 85, 023614. [go to publisher's site]
  • Davis, M.J., Blakie, P.B., Amerongen, A.H. van, Druten, N.J. van & Kheruntsyan, K.V. (2012). Yang-Yang thermometry and momentum distribution of a trapped one-dimensional Bose gas. Physical Review A, 85, 031604. [go to publisher's site]


  • Bouchoule, I., Druten, N.J. van & Westbrook, C.I. (2011). Atom chips and one-dimensional Bose gases. In J Reichel & V. Vuletić (Eds.), Atom Chips (pp. 331-360). Weinheim: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH.
  • Leung, Y.F.V., Tauschinsky, A., Druten, N.J. van & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2011). Microtrap arrays on magnetic film atom chips for quantum information science. Quantum Information Processing, 10(6), 955-974. [go to publisher's site]
  • Matveenko, S.I. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2011). Tkachenko modes and their damping in the vortex lattice regime of rapidly rotating bosons. Physical Review A, 83(3). [go to publisher's site]
  • Levinsen, J., Cooper, N.R. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2011). Topological px+ipy superfluid phase of fermionic polar molecules. Physical Review A, 84(1). [go to publisher's site]
  • Shlyapnikov, G.V. & Tsvelik, A.M. (2011). Polar phase of one-dimensional bosons with large spin. New Journal of Physics, 13. [go to publisher's site]
  • Drummond, N.D., Cooper, N.R., Needs, R.J. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2011). Quantum Monte Carlo calculation of the zero-temperature phase diagram of the two- component fermionic gas in two dimensions. Physical Review B, 83(19). [go to publisher's site]



  • Vekua, T., Matveenko, S.I. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2009). Curvature effects on magnetic susceptibility of 1D attractive two component fermions. JETP Letters, 90(4), 289-294. [go to publisher's site]
  • Cooper, N.R. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2009). Stable topological superfluid phase of ultracold polar fermionic molecules. Physical Review Letters, 103(15), 155302. [go to publisher's site]
  • Petrov, D.S., Salomon, C. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2009). Molecular regimes in ultracold Fermi gases. In R.V. Krems, W.C. Stwalley & B. Friedrich (Eds.), Cold molecules: Theory, experiment, applications (pp. 355-398). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. [go to publisher's site]
  • Levinsen, J., Tiecke, T.G., Walraven, J.T.M. & Petrov, D.S. (2009). Atom-dimer scattering and long-lived trimers in fermionic mixtures. Physical Review Letters, 103(15), 153202. [go to publisher's site]
  • Whitlock, S., Gerritsma, R., Fernholz, T. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2009). Two-dimensional array of microtraps with atomic shift register on a chip. New Journal of Physics, 11(2), 023021. [go to publisher's site]
  • Essler, F.H.L., Shlyapnikov, G.V. & Tsvelik, A.M. (2009). On the spin-liquid phase of one-dimensional spin-1 bosons. Journal of Statistical Mechanics : Theory and Experiment, P02027. [go to publisher's site]
  • Ditzhuijzen, C.S.E. van, Tauschinsky, A. & Linden van den Heuvell, H.B. van (2009). Observation of Stückelberg oscillations in dipole-dipole interactions. Physical Review A, 80(6), 063407. [go to publisher's site]
  • Matveenko, S.I., Kovrizhin, D., Ouvry, S. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2009). Vortex structures in rotating Bose-Einstein condensates. Physical Review A, 80(6), 063621. [go to publisher's site]
  • Bouchoule, I., Druten, N.J. van & Westbrook, C. (2011). Atom chips and one-dimensional Bose gases. In J. Reichel & V. Vuletić (Eds.), Atom chips (pp. 331-363). Weinheim: Wiley-VCH. [go to publisher's site]
  • Tiecke, T.G., Gensemer, S.D., Ludewig, A. & Walraven, J.T.M. (2009). High-flux two-dimensional magneto-optical-trap source for cold lithium atoms. Physical Review A, 80(1), 013409. [go to publisher's site]


  • Ditzhuijzen, C.S.E. van, Koenderink, A.F., Hernández, J.V., Robicheaux, F., Noordam, L.D. & Linden van den Heuvell, H.B. van (2008). Spatially resolved observation of dipole-dipole interaction between Rydberg atoms. Physical Review Letters, 100(24), 243201. [go to publisher's site]
  • Tauschinsky, A., Ditzhuijzen, C.S.E. van, Noordam, L.D. & Linden van den Heuvell, H.B. van (2008). Radio-frequency-driven dipole-dipole interactions in spatially separated volumes. Physical Review A, 78(6), 063409. [go to publisher's site]
  • Gerritsma, R., Amerongen, A.H. van, Es, J.J.P. van, Whitlock, S.M., Druten, N.J. van & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2008). Atoomchips. Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, 74(3), 82-85. [go to publisher's site]
  • Fernholz, T., Gerritsma, R., Whitlock, S., Barb, I. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2008). Fully permanent magnet atom chip for Bose-Einstein condensation. Physical Review A, 77(3), 033409. [go to publisher's site]
  • Marcelis, B., Kokkelmans, S.J.J.M.F., Shlyapnikov, G.V. & Petrov, D.S. (2008). Collisional properties of weakly bound heteronuclear dimers. Physical Review A, 77(3), 032707. [go to publisher's site]
  • Wille, E., Spiegelhalder, F.M., Kerner, G., Naik, D., Trenkwalder, A., Hendl, G., Schreck, F., Grimm, R., Tiecke, T.G., Walraven, J.T.M., Kokkelmans, S.J.J.M.F., Tiesinga, E. & Julienne, P.S. (2008). Exploring an ultracold Fermi-Fermi mixture: Interspecies Feshbach resonances and scattering properties of 6Li and 40K. Physical Review Letters, 100(5), 053201. [go to publisher's site]
  • Amerongen, A.H. van, Es, J.J.P. van, Wicke, P., Kheruntsyan, K.V. & Druten, N.J. van (2008). Yang-Yang thermodynamics on an atom chip. Physical Review Letters, 100(9), 090402. [go to publisher's site]
  • Es, J.J.P. van, Whitlock, S., Fernholz, T., Amerongen, A.H. van & Druten, N.J. van (2008). Longitudinal character of atom-chip-based rf-dressed potentials. Physical Review A, 77(6), 063623. [go to publisher's site]
  • Amerongen, A.H. van (2008). One-dimensional Bose gas on an atom chip. Annales de Physique, 33(3), 1-94. [go to publisher's site]


  • Sanchez Palencia, L., Clement, D., Lugan, P., Bouyer, P., Shlyapnikov, G.V. & Aspect, A. (2007). Anderson localization of expanding Bose-Einstein condensates in random potentials. Physical Review Letters, 98, 210401.
  • Petrov, D.S., Astrakharchik, G.E., Papoular, D.J., Salomon, R. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2007). Crystalline phase of strongly interacting Fermi mixtures. Physical Review Letters, 99, 130407.
  • Koenderink, A.F., Hernandez, C., Robicheaux, F., Noordam, L.D. & Polman, A. (2007). Programmable Nanolithography with Plasmon Nanoparticle Arrays. Nano Letters, 7, 745-749.
  • Hijmans, T.W., Huussen, T.N. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2007). Time and frequency domain solutions in an optical analogue of Grover's search algorithm. Journal of the Optical Society of America B - Optical Physics, 24, 214-220.
  • Spreeuw, R.J.C. & Hijmans, T.W. (2007). Robust quantum searching with spontaneously decaying qubits. Physical Review A, 76, 022306.
  • Drummond, P.D., Deuar, P.P., Vaughan, T.G. & Corney, J.F. (2007). Quantum dynamics in phase space: from coherent states to the Gaussian representation. Journal of Modern Optics, 54, 2499.
  • Fernholz, T., Gerritsma, R., Kruger, P. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2007). Dynamically controlled toroidal and ring-shaped magnetic traps. Physical Review A, 75, 063406.
  • Gerritsma, R., Whitlock, S.M., Fernholz, T., Schlatter, H., Luigjes, J.A., Thiele, J.U., Goedkoop, J.B. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2007). A lattice of microtraps for ultracold atoms based on patterned magnetic films. Physical Review A, 76, 033408.
  • Deuar, P.P. & Drummond, P.D. (2007). Correlations in a BEC Collision: First-Principles Quantum Dynamics with 150 000 Atoms. Physical Review Letters, 98, 120402.
  • Bouchoule, I., Kheruntsyan, K.V. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2007). Crossover to a quasicondensate in a weakly interacting trapped 1D Bose gas. Physical Review A, 031606.
  • Xing, Y.T., Barb, I., Gerritsma, R., Spreeuw, R.J.C., Luigjes, J.A., Xiao, Q., Retif, C. & Goedkoop, J.B. (2007). Fabrication of magnetic atom chips based on FePt. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 313, 192-197.


  • Gangardt, D., Pedri, P., Santos, L. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2006). Mott-insulator phase of coupled one-dimensional atomic gases in a two-dimensional optical lattice. Physical Review Letters, 96, 040403.
  • Gerritsma, R. & Spreeuw, R.J.C. (2006). Topological constraints on magnetostatic traps. Physical Review A, 74(043405).
  • Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2006). Superfluid regimes in degenerate Fermi gases. International Journal of Modern Physics B, 20, 2739.
  • Clement, D., Varon, A.F., Hugbart, M., Retter, A., Bouyer, P., Sanchez-Palencia, L., Gangardt, D., Shlyapnikov, G.V. & Aspect, A. (2006). Inhibition of the transport of a Bose-Einstein condensate in a 1D random potential. Journal de Physique, IV(135), 145.
  • Gangardt, D. & Shlyapnikov, G.V. (2006). Off-diagonal correlations of lattice impenetrable bosons in one dimension. New Journal of Physics, 8(167).
  • Ditzhuijzen, C.S.E. van, Koenderink, A.F., Noordam, L.D. & Linden van den Heuvell, H.B. van (2006). Simultaneous position and state measurement of Rydberg atoms. European Physical Journal D, 40(13).