Ingmar Swart has published 43 papers in international refereed journals, 30 of which in high-ranking (Impact Factor >7) journals. These include: Nature (1), Science (1), Nature Physics (1), Nature Nanotechnologu (1), Nature Communications (3), Chemical Reviews (1), Physical Review Letters (6), Nano Letters (6), ACS Nano (3), Journal of the American Chemical Society (3), and Angewandte Chemie (4)

The average number of citations per publication is 57. My h- and i10-index are 26 and 36, respectively.

A complete list, including citations, can be found on Google Scholar.



  • Design and characterization of electrons in a fractal geometry, S.N. Kempkes, M.R. Slot, S.E. Freeney, S.J.M. Zevenhuizen, D. Vanmaekelbergh, I. Swart, and C. Morais Smith Nature Physics, in press (2018)
  • Mapping the Conductance of Electronically Decoupled Graphene Nanoribbons, P.H. Jacobse, M.J.J. Mangnus, S.J.M. Zevenhuizen and I. Swart, ACS Nano, 12, 7048 (2018)
  • Cuboidal Supraparticles Self-Assembled from Cubic CsPbBr3 Perovskite Nanocrystals, J.S. Van der Burgt, J.J. Geuchies, B. Van der Meer, H. Vanrompay, D. Zanaga, Y. Zhang, W. Albrecht, A.V. Petukhov, L. Filion, S. Bals, I. Swart, and Daniël Vanmaekelbergh Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122, 15706 (2018)
  • Believe in the Force, I. Swart Nature Nanotechnology , 13, 358 (2018)


  • Electronic components embedded in a single graphene nanoribbon, P. H. Jacobse, A. Kimouche, T. Gebraad, M. M. Ervasti, J. M. Thijssen, P. Liljeroth and I. Swart Nature Communications, 8, 119 (2017)
  • Experimental realization and characterization of an electronic Lieb lattice, M.R. Slot, T.S. Gardenier, P.H. Jacobse, G.C. P. van Miert, S.N. Kempkes, S.J.M. Zevenhuizen, C. Morais Smith, D. Vanmaekelbergh and I. Swart Nature Physics, 13, 672 (2017)
  • Combination of Scanning Probe Microscopy and Coordination Chemistry: Structural and Electronic Study of Bis(methylbenzimidazolyl)ketone and Its Iron Complex, E. Folkertsma, J. van der Lit, F. Di Cicco, M. Lutz, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink, I.Swart, and M.-E. Moret ACS Omega, 2, 1372 (2017)
  • Precursor Geometry Determines the Growth Mechanism in Graphene Nanoribbons, F. Schulz, P.H. Jacobse, F. Federici Canova, J. van der Lit, D.Z. Gao, A. van den Hoogenband, P. Han, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink, M.-E. Moret, P.M. Joensuu, I.Swart, and P. Liljeroth Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 121, 2896 (2017).


  • Aryl Radical Geometry Determines Nanographene Formation on Au(111), Peter H. Jacobse, Adri van den Hoogenband, Marc-Etienne Moret, Robertus J. M. Klein Gebbink, and Ingmar Swart Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 55, 13052 (2016)
  • Characteristic Contrast in ∆fmin Maps of Organic Molecules using Atomic Force Microscopy, Nadine J. van der Heijden, Prokop Hapala, Jeroen A. Rombouts, Joost van der Lit, Daniël Smith, Pingo Mutombo, Martin Švec, Pavel Jelinek, and Ingmar Swart ACS Nano, 10, 8517 (2016)
  • Recognizing N-dopant atoms in graphene using atomic force microscopy, Nadine J. van der Heijden, Daniël Smith, Gaetano Calogero,Rik S. Koster, Daniel Vanmaekelbergh, Marijn A. van Huis, and Ingmar Swart Physical Review B, 93, 245430 (2016)
  • Mapping the electrostatic force field of single molecules from high-resolution scanning probe images, Prokop Hapala, Martin Švec, Oleksandr Stetsovych, Nadine J. van der Heijden, Martin Ondráček, Joost van der Lit, Pingo Mutombo, Ingmar Swart, and Pavel Jelínek Nature Communications, 7, 11560 (2016)
  • Submolecular Resolution Imaging of Molecules by Atomic Force Microscopy: The Influence of the Electrostatic Force, Joost van der Lit, Francesca Di Cicco, Prokop Hapala, Pavel Jelinek, and Ingmar Swart Physical Review Letters, 116, 096102 (2016)
  • Scanning probe microscopy and spectroscopy of colloidal semiconductor nanocrystals and assembled structures, Ingmar Swart, Peter Liljeroth, and Daniel Vanmaekelbergh Chemical Reviews, 10.1021/acs.chemrev.5b00678 (2016)
  • Modeling the Self-Assembly of Organic Molecules in 2D Molecular Layers with Different Structures, Joost van der Lit, Jolien L. Marsman, Rik S. Koster, Peter H. Jacobse, Stephan A. den Hartog, Daniel Vanmaekelbergh, Robertus J. M. Klein Gebbink, Laura Filion, and Ingmar Swart Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, 318 (2016)



  • Intermolecular contrast in atomic force microscopy images without intermolecular bonds. Sampsa K. Hämäläinen, Nadine van der Heijden, Joost van der Lit, Stephan den Hartog, Peter Liljeroth, and Ingmar Swart Physical Review Letters, 113 186102 (2014).
  • 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. V. Petukhov, S. Bals, D. Vanmaekelbergh Science, 344, 1377 (2014).
  • Sample Corrugation Affects the Apparent Bond Lengths in Atomic Force Microscopy. Mark P. Boneschanscher, Sampsa K. Hämäläinen, Peter Liljeroth, Ingmar Swart ACS Nano, 8, 3006 (2014).



  • Quantitative Atomic Resolution Force Imaging on Epitaxial Graphene with Reactive and Non-Reactive AFM Probes, M.P. Boneschanscher, J. van der Lit, Z. Sun, I. Swart, P. Liljeroth, D. Vanmaekelbergh, ACS Nano, 6, 10216 (2012).
  • Controlled Lateral Manipulation of Molecules on Insulating Films by STM, I. Swart, T. Sonnleitner, J. Niedenführ, and J. Repp, Nano Letters, 12, 1070 (2012).


2010 and before