Most of my peer-reviewed papers since 2013 can also be found in their final (but unformatted) version on my arXiv page
Further publication data can be found on my Google Scholar page
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-7543-5549

Manuscripts under review

J. N. Immink, M. J. Bergman, J. J. E. Maris, J. Stenhammar, and P. Schurtenberger
“Crystal-to-Crystal Transitions in Binary Mixtures of Soft Colloids“


D. Bárdfalvy, S. Anjum, C. Nardini, A. Morozov, and J. Stenhammar
“Symmetric mixtures of pusher and puller microswimmers behave as noninteracting suspensions“
Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 018003 (2020). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.018003
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M. Shafiei Aporvari, M. Utkur, E. U. Saritas, G. Volpe, and J. Stenhammar
“Anisotropic dynamics of a self-assembled colloidal chain in an active bath“
Soft Matter 16, 5609 (2020). DOI: 10.1039/D0SM00318B
Featured on the back cover

H. Wennerström and J. Stenhammar
“Derivation of the Derjaguin approximation for the case of inhomogeneous solvents“
J. Chem. Phys. 152, 234704 (2020). DOI: 10.1063/5.0011446
Featured as “Editor’s pick”

J. Immink, J. J. E. Maris, P Schurtenberger, and J. Stenhammar
“Using patchy particles to prevent local rearrangements in models of non-equilibrium colloidal gels“
Langmuir 36, 419 (2020). DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b02675

V. Škultéty, C. Nardini, J. Stenhammar, D. Marenduzzo, and A. Morozov
“Swimming suppresses correlations in dilute suspensions of pusher microorganisms“
Phys. Rev. X 10, 031059 (2020). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.10.031059

A. Rüter, S. Kuczera, J. Stenhammar, T. Zinn, T. Narayanan, and U. Olsson
“Tube to ribbon transition in a self-assembling model peptide system“
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 22, 18320 (2020). DOI: 10.1039/D0CP03204B

J. Jeggle, J. Stenhammar, and R. Wittkowski
“Pair-distribution function of active Brownian spheres in two spatial dimensions: Simulation results and analytic representation“
J. Chem. Phys. 152, 194903 (2020). DOI: 10.1063/1.5140725


D. Bárdfalvy, H. Nordanger, C. Nardini, A. Morozov, and J. Stenhammar
“Particle-resolved lattice Boltzmann simulations of 3-dimensional active turbulence“
Soft Matter 15, 7747 (2019). DOI: 10.1039/C9SM00774A
Featured on the front cover

J. Immink, J. J. E. Maris, J. J. Crassous, J. Stenhammar, and P. Schurtenberger
“Reversible Formation of Thermoresponsive Binary Particle Gels with Tunable Structural and Mechanical Properties“
ACS Nano 13, 3292 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b09139


A. P. Solon, J. Stenhammar, M. E. Cates, Y. Kafri, and J. Tailleur
“Generalized thermodynamics of motility-induced phase separation: phase equilibria, Laplace pressure, and change of ensembles“,
New J. Phys. 20, 075001 (2018). DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aaccdd

C. N. Likos and J. Stenhammar
“Electrostatics and Soft Matter: a Themed Collection in memory of Per Linse”,
Soft Matter 14, 4019 (2018). DOI: 10.1039/C8SM90077A

A. P. Solon, J. Stenhammar, M. E. Cates, Y. Kafri, and J. Tailleur
“Generalized thermodynamics of phase equilibria in scalar active matter“,
Phys. Rev. E 97, 020602(R) (2018). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.97.020602


J. Stenhammar, C. Nardini, R. W. Nash, D. Marenduzzo, and A. Morozov
“Role of correlations in the collective behavior of microswimmer suspensions“,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 028005 (2017). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.028005
Selected as a cover story and for a Synopsis in Physics
Highlighted on, EurekAlert!, ScienceNewsline,,
Land Lantbruk and other media outlets

J. de Graaf and J. Stenhammar
“Stirring by periodic arrays of microswimmers“,
J. Fluid. Mech. 811, 487-498 (2017). DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2016.797

R. Wittkowski, J. Stenhammar, and M. E. Cates
“Nonequilibrium dynamics of mixtures of active and passive colloidal particles“,
New J. Phys. 19, 105003 (2017). DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aa8195

A. Azari, J. J. Crassous, A. M. Mihut, E. Bialik, P. Schurtenberger, J. Stenhammar, and P. Linse
“Directed Self-Assembly of Polarizable Ellipsoids in an External Electric Field“,
Langmuir 33, 13834 (2017). DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b02040

J. Stenhammar
“En bakterie simmar aldrig ensam”,
Kemivärlden Biotech 5/2017. PDF Download link (in Swedish)


J. Stenhammar, R. Wittkowski, D. Marenduzzo, and M. E. Cates
“Light-induced self-assembly of active rectification devices”,
Sci. Adv. 2, e1501850 (2016). DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1501850
Featured as a “Research Highlight” in Nature Physics, as well as news features in Dagens Nyheter, Svenska Dagbladet, Sydsvenska Dagbladet, DesignNews,, EurekAlert and other media channels

J. de Graaf and J. Stenhammar
“Lattice-Boltzmann simulations of microswimmer-tracer interactions“,
Phys. Rev. E 95, 023302 (2016). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.95.023302

J. Stenhammar
“Aktiva kolloider bygger programmerbara material”,
Kemivärlden Biotech 3/2016. PDF download link (in Swedish)


A. P. Solon, J. Stenhammar, R. Wittkowski, M. Kardar, Y. Kafri, M. E. Cates, and J. Tailleur
“Pressure and phase equilibria in interacting active Brownian spheres”,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 198301 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.198301
Article selected as “Editors’ Choice” and for a viewpoint in Physics

J. Stenhammar, R. Wittkowski, D. Marenduzzo, and M. E. Cates
“Activity-induced phase separation and self-assembly in mixtures of active and passive particles”,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 018301 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.018301


R. Wittkowski, A. Tiribocchi, J. Stenhammar, R. J. Allen, D. Marenduzzo, and M. E. Cates
“Scalar φ4 field theory for active-particle phase separation”,
Nat. Commun. 5, 4351 (2014). DOI: 10.1038/ncomms5351

J. Stenhammar, R. J. Allen, D. Marenduzzo, and M. E. Cates
“Phase behaviour of active Brownian particles: the role of dimensionality”,
Soft Matter
10, 1489 (2014). DOI: 10.1039/C3SM52813H
On the top 20 list of most accessed Soft Matter articles in 2014


J. Stenhammar, A. Tiribocchi, D. Marenduzzo, R. J. Allen, and M. E. Cates
“Continuum theory of phase separation kinetics for active Brownian particles”,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 145702 (2013). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.145702

Before 2013 (PhD work)

J. Stenhammar
“Theoretical Studies of Simple Polar Fluids”,
PhD thesis, Lund University, 2012. ISBN: 978-91-7422-287-6. PDF download link

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, and G. Karlström
“Structural anisotropy in polar fluids subjected to periodic boundary conditions”,
J. Chem. Theor. Comput. 7, 4165 (2011). DOI: 10.1021/ct200592k

J. Stenhammar and M. Trulsson
“Classical van der Waals interactions between spherical bodies of dipolar fluid”,
Phys. Rev. E 84, 011117 (2011). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.84.011117

J. Stenhammar, M. Trulsson, and P. Linse
“Some comments and corrections regarding the calculation of electrostatic potential derivatives using the Ewald summation technique”,
J. Chem. Phys. 134, 224104 (2011). DOI: 10.1063/1.3599045
On the top 20 list of most downloaded J. Chem. Phys. articles in June 2011

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, and G. Karlström
“Anisotropic electric fluctuations in polar liquids under spherical confinement”,
Mol. Phys. 109, 11 (2011). DOI: 10.1080/00268976.2010.506693

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, and G. Karlström
“A unified treatment of polar solvation using electrostatic fluctuations”,
Chem. Phys. Lett. 501, 364 (2011). DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2010.12.008

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, H. Wennerström, and G. Karlström
“An exact calculation of the van der Waals interaction between two spheres of classical dipolar fluid”,
J. Phys. Chem. B 114, 13372 (2010). DOI: 10.1021/jp105754t

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, and G. Karlström
“Bulk simulation of polar liquids in spherical symmetry”,
J. Chem. Phys. 132, 104507 (2010). DOI: 10.1063/1.3352423

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, and G. Karlström
“Nondielectric long-range solvation of polar liquids in cubic symmetry”,
J. Chem. Phys. 131, 164507 (2009). DOI: 10.1063/1.3250941

J. Stenhammar, P. Linse, P.-Å. Malmqvist, and G. Karlström
“Electric multipole moment fluctuations in polar liquids”,
J. Chem. Phys. 130, 124521 (2009). DOI: 10.1063/1.3100312

G. Karlström, J. Stenhammar, and P. Linse
“Effects of different boundary conditions on the long-range structure of polar liquids”,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 20, 494204 (2008). DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/20/49/494204

D. Angelescu, J. Stenhammar, and P. Linse
“Packaging of a flexible polyelectrolyte inside a viral capsid: Effect of salt concentration and salt valence“,
J. Phys. Chem. B 111, 8477 (2007). DOI: 10.1021/jp068384o