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2015

Emanuela Zaccarelli, Siobhan M. Liddle and Wilson C. K. Poon
On polydispersity and the hard-sphere glass transition
Soft Matter, doi:10.1039/c4sm02321h
Highlighted in the Soft Matter blog
Lorenzo Rovigatti, Nicoletta Gnan, Alberto Parola and Emanuela Zaccarelli
How soft repulsion enhances the depletion mechanism
Soft Matter, doi:10.1039/c4sm02218a
Flavio Augusto de Melo Marques, Roberta Angelini, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Bela Farago, Beatrice Ruta, Giancarlo Ruocco and Barbara Ruzicka
Structural and microscopic relaxations in a colloidal glass
Soft Matter, doi:10.1039/c4sm02010c

2014

Nicoletta Gnan, Gayatri Das, Matthias Sperl, Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Multiple glass singularities and iso-dynamics in a core-softened model of glass-forming systems
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 258302 (2014)
Vincent A. Martinez, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Eduardo Sanz, Chantal Valeriani and Willian van Megen
Exposing a dynamical signature of the freezing transition through the sound propagation gap
Nature Communications 5:5503 (2014) doi:10.1038/ncomms6503
Roberta Angelini, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Flavio De Melo Marques, Michael Sztucki, Andrei Fluerasu, Giancarlo Ruocco and Barbara Ruzicka
Glass-glass transition during aging of a colloidal clay
Nature Communications 5:4049 (2014) doi:10.1038/ncomms5049
Press in Italian Con il tempo il vetro si trasforma
Nicoletta Gnan, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino
Casimir-like forces at the percolation transition
Nature Communications 5:3267 (2014) doi: 10.1038/ncomms4267
Press in Italian L'aggregazione fa la forza , Almanacco CNR
Eduardo Sanz, Chantal Valeriani, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Wilson C. K. Poon, Michael E. Cates and Peter N. Pusey
Avalanches mediate crystallization in a hard-sphere glass
Proc. Natl. Ac. Sci. 111, 75-80 (2014) doi: 10.1073/pnas.1308338110
commented in PNAS First Look Blog

Divya Paloli, Priti S. Mohanty, Jerome J. Crassous, Emanuela Zaccarelli and Peter Schurtenberger
Effective interactions between soft-repulsive colloids: Experiments, theory, and simulations J. Chem. Phys. 140, 094901 (2014)

2013

Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Soft heaps and clumpy crystals Nature 493, 30-31 (2013)
News and Views article on Lenz and coworkers paper on cluster-forming soft dendrimers

Divya Paloli, Priti S. Mohanty, Jerome J. Crassous, Emanuela Zaccarelli and Peter Schurtenberger
Fluid-solid transitions in soft-repulsive colloids
Soft Matter 9, 3000-3004 (2013)
featured on the Journal Cover

Gayatri Das, Nicoletta Gnan, Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Unveiling the complex glassy dynamics of square shoulder systems: Simulations and theory
J. Chem. Phys. 138, 134501 (2013)

Emanuela Zaccarelli
Colloidal arrested states of matter
Book Contribution in the Proceedings of the International School of Physics 'Enrico Fermi', Course CLXXXIV on 'Physics of Complex Colloids', edited by C. Bechinger, F. Sciortino and P. Ziherl, IOS, Amsterdam; SIF, Bologna, 2013.

2012

P. J. Lu, F. Giavazzi, T. E. Angelini, E. Zaccarelli, F. Jargstorff, A. B. Schofield, J. N. Wilking, M. B. Romanowsky, D. A. Weitz and R. Cerbino
Characterizing Concentrated, Multiply Scattering, and Actively Driven Fluorescent Systems with Confocal Differential Dynamic Microscopy

Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 218103 (2012)

Nicoletta Gnan, Emanuela Zaccarelli and Francesco Sciortino
Tuning effective interactions close to the critical point in colloidal suspensions
J. Chem. Phys. 137, 084903 (2012)

Chantal Valeriani, Eduardo Sanz, Michael E. Cates, Wilson C. K. Poon, Peter N. Pusey and Emanuela Zaccarelli
From compact to fractal crystalline clusters in concentrated systems of monodisperse hard spheres
Soft Matter 8, 4960-4970 (2012)

Nicoletta Gnan, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Piero Tartaglia and Francesco Sciortino
How properties of interacting depletant particles control aggregation of hard-sphere colloids
Soft Matter 8, 1991-1996 (2012)

2011

B. Ruzicka, E. Zaccarelli, L. Zulian, R. Angelini, M. Sztucki, A. Moussaid, T. Narayanan and Francesco Sciortino
Observation of empty liquids and equilibrium gels in a colloidal clay
Nature Materials 10, 56-60 (2011)
Supplementary Information Also see News and Views article Clays go patchy

Barbara Ruzicka and Emanuela Zaccarelli
A fresh look at Laponite phase diagram (Review Article)
Soft Matter 7, 1268-1286 (2011)

Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Reversible gels of patchy particles
Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 15, 246-253 (2011)

E. Sanz, C. Valeriani, E. Zaccarelli, W. C. K. Poon, P. N. Pusey and M. E. Cates
Crystallization mechanism of hard-sphere glasses
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 215701 (2011)

B. Lonetti, M. Camargo, J. Stellbrink, C. N. Likos, E. Zaccarelli, L. Willner, P. Lindner, and D. Richter
Ultrasoft colloid/polymer mixtures: structure and phase diagram
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 228301 (2011)

Frédéric Cardinaux, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Anna Stradner, Saskia Bucciarelli, Bela Farago, Stefan U. Egelhaaf, Francesco Sciortino, and Peter Schurtenberger
Cluster-Driven Dynamical Arrest in Concentrated Lysozyme Solutions
J. Phys. Chem. B 115, 7227-7237 (2011)
Special Issue: Clusters in Complex Fluids
Journal Cover including our work

C. Valeriani, E. Sanz, E. Zaccarelli, W. C. K. Poon, M. E. Cates and P. N. Pusey
Crystallization and aging in hard-sphere glasses
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23, 194117 (2011)

Ivan Saika-Voivod, Heather Marie King, Piero Tartaglia, Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Silica through the eyes of colloidal models - when glass is a gel
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23, 285101 (2011)

Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino, and Juan Colmenero
Chain dynamics in nonentangled polymer melts: A first-principle approach for the role of intramolecular barriers
Soft Matter 7, 1364-1368 (2011)

Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino, and Juan Colmenero
From caging to Rouse dynamics in polymer melts with intramolecular barriers: A critical test of the mode coupling theory
J. Chem. Phys. 134, 024523 (2011)

2010

Matthias Sperl, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino, Pradeep Kumar, H. Eugene Stanley
Disconnected Glass-Glass Transitions and Diffusion Anomalies in a Model with Two Repulsive Length Scales
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 145701 (2010)

B. Ruzicka, L. Zulian, E. Zaccarelli, R. Angelini, M. Sztucki, A. Moussaid, G. Ruocco
Competing interactions in arrested states of colloidal clays
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 085701 (2010)

S. Corezzi, D. Fioretto, C. De Michele, E. Zaccarelli and F. Sciortino
Modeling the Crossover between Chemically and Diffusion-Controlled Irreversible Aggregation in a Small-Functionality Gel-Forming System
J. Phys. Chem. B 114, 3769-3775 (2010)

Christian Mayer, Francesco Sciortino, Piero Tartaglia and Emanuela Zaccarelli
A spherical model with directional interactions: II. Dynamics and landscape properties
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22, 104110 (2010)

2009

Emanuela Zaccarelli, Chantal Valeriani, Eduardo Sanz, Wilson C. K. Poon, Mike E. Cates and Peter N. Pusey
Crystallization of Hard-Sphere Glasses
Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 135704 (2009)

P.N. Pusey, E. Zaccarelli, C. Valeriani, E. Sanz, W. C. K. Poon and M. E. Cates
Hard spheres: crystallization and glass formation
Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 367, 4993-5011 (2009)

Emanuela Zaccarelli and Wilson C. K. Poon
Colloidal glasses and gels: The interplay of bonding and caging
Proc. Natl. Ac. Sci. 106, 15203-15208 (2009)

E. Di Cola, A. Moussaid, M. Sztucki, T. Narayanan, and E. Zaccarelli
Correlation between structure and rheology of a model colloidal glass
J. Chem. Phys. 131, 144903 (2009)

Francesco Sciortino, Cristiano De Michele, Silvia Corezzi, John Russo, Emanuela Zaccarelli and Piero Tartaglia
A parameter-free description of the kinetics of formation of loop-less branched structures and gels
Soft Matter 5, 2571-2575 (2009)

Juan Carlos Fernandez Toledano, Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Colloidal systems with competing interactions: from an arrested repulsive cluster phase to a gel
Soft Matter 5, 2390-2398 (2009)

S. Corezzi, C. De Michele, E. Zaccarelli, P. Tartaglia and F. Sciortino
Connecting Irreversible to Reversible Aggregation: Time and Temperature
J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 1233-1236 (2009)

C. Mayer, F. Sciortino, C. N. Likos, P. Tartaglia, H. Löwen and E. Zaccarelli
Multiple glass transition in star polymer mixtures: Insights from theory and simulations
Macromolecules 42, 423-434 (2009)

2008

C. Mayer, E. Zaccarelli, E. Stiakakis, C. N. Likos, F. Sciortino, A. Munam, M. Gauthier, N. Hadjichristidis, H. Iatrou, P. Tartaglia, H. Löwen and D. Vlassopoulos
Asymmetric caging in soft colloidal mixtures; Supporting online material
Nature Materials 7, 780-784 (2008)

Peter J. Lu, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Fabio Ciulla, Andrew B. Schofield, Francesco Sciortino and David A. Weitz
Gelation of particles with short-range attraction
Nature 453, 499 - 503 (2008)

Emanuela Zaccarelli, Peter J. Lu, Fabio Ciulla, David A. Weitz and Francesco Sciortino
Gelation as arrested phase separation in short-ranged attractive colloid-polymer mixtures
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 20, 494242 (2008), preprint condmat/0810.4239

Emanuela Zaccarelli, Stefan Andreev, Francesco Sciortino and David R. Reichman
Numerical Investigation of Glassy Dynamics in Low Density Systems
Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 195701 (2008)

Emanuela Bianchi, Piero Tartaglia, Emanuela Zaccarelli and Francesco Sciortino
Theoretical and numerical study of the phase diagram of patchy colloids: ordered and disordered patch arrangements
J. Chem. Phys. 128, 144504 (2008)

Silvia Corezzi, Cristiano De Michele, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Daniele Fioretto and Francesco Sciortino
A molecular dynamics study of chemical gelation in a patchy particle model
Soft Matter 4, 1173 - 1177 (2008).

2007

Emanuela Zaccarelli
Colloidal Gels: Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Routes
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 19, 323101 (2007)

Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino and Piero Tartaglia
A spherical model with directional interactions: I. Static properties
J. Chem. Phys. 127, 174501 (2007)

Antonio M. Puertas, Cristiano De Michele, Francesco Sciortino, Piero Tartaglia, Emanuela Zaccarelli
Viscoelasticity and Stokes-Einstein relation in repulsive and attractive colloidal glasses
J. Chem. Phys. 127, 144906 (2007)

M. Laurati, J. Stellbrink, R. Lund, L. Willner, E. Zaccarelli, D. Richter
Asymmetric poly(ethylene-alt-propylene)-poly(ethylene oxide) micelles: A system with starlike morphology and interactions
Phys. Rev. E 76, 041503 (2007)

Frédéric Cardinaux, Anna Stradner, Peter Schurtenberger, Francesco Sciortino and Emanuela Zaccarelli
Modeling Equilibrium Clusters in Lysozyme Solutions
Europhys. Lett. 77, 48004 (2007)

E. Allahyarov, E. Zaccarelli, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and H. Löwen
Interaction between charged colloids in a low dielectric constant solvent; Erratum
Europhys. Lett. 78, 38002 (2007); Europhys. Lett. 81, 59901 (2008)

C. Mayer, E. Stiakakis, E. Zaccarelli, C. N. Likos, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia, H. Löwen and D. Vlassopoulos
Rheological Transitions in asymmetric colloidal star mixtures
Rheol. Acta 46, 611 (2007).


2006

E. Bianchi, J. Largo, P. Tartaglia, E. Zaccarelli and F. Sciortino
Phase diagram of patchy colloids: towards empty liquids
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 168301 (2006)

E. Zaccarelli, I. Saika-Voivod, A.J. Moreno, S.V. Buldyrev, P. Tartaglia and F. Sciortino
Gel to glass transition in simulation of a valence-limited colloidal system
J. Chem. Phys. 124, 124908 (2006)

A. J. Moreno, I. Saika-Voivod, E. Zaccarelli, E. La Nave, S.V. Buldyrev, P. Tartaglia and F. Sciortino
Non-Gaussian energy landscape of a simple model for strong network-forming liquids: accurate evaluation of the configurational entropy
J. Chem. Phys. 124, 204509 (2006)

E. Zaccarelli, I. Saika-Voivod, A.J. Moreno, E. La Nave, S.V. Buldyrev, P. Tartaglia and F. Sciortino
Mode Coupling theory predictions for a limited valency attractive square-well model
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 18, S2373-S2382 (2006)

2005

E. Zaccarelli, S.V. Buldyrev, E. La Nave, A. J. Moreno, I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, P.Tartaglia
Model for reversibile colloidal gelation
Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 218301 (2005)

M. Laurati, J. Stellbrink, R. Lund, L. Willner, D. Richter, E. Zaccarelli
Star-like micelles with star-like interaction: a quantitative
evaluation of structure factors and phase diagram

Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 195504 (2005)

A. J. Moreno, S. V. Buldyrev, E. La Nave, I. Saika-Voivod, F.
Sciortino, P. Tartaglia, E. Zaccarelli

Energy landscape of a simple model for strong liquids
Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 157802 (2005)
E. Zaccarelli, C. Mayer, A. Asteriadi, C. N. Likos F. Sciortino, J. Roovers, H. Iatrou, N. Hadjichristidis, P. Tartaglia, H. Löwen, D. Vlassopoulos
Tailoring the flow of soft glasses by soft additives
Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 268301 (2005)

F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia, E. Zaccarelli
One dimensional cluster growth and branching gels in colloidal systems
with short-range depletion attractive and screened electrostatic repulsion

J. Phys. Chem. B 109, 21942-21953 (2005)
A. M. Puertas, E. Zaccarelli, F. Sciortino
Viscoelastic properties of attractive and repulsive colloidal glasses
J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 17, L271-L278 (2005)
P. Kumar S. V. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino , E. Zaccarelli, H. E. Stanley
Static and dynamic anomalies in a repulsive spherical ramp liquid:
theory and simulation

Phys. Rev. E 72, 021501 (2005)
C. Leggio, L. Galantini, E. Zaccarelli, N. V. Pavel
Small-angle X-ray scattering and light scattering on lysozyme
and sodium glycocolate micelles

J. Phys. Chem. B 109, 23857-23869 (2005)

F. Sciortino, S. V. Buldyrev, C. De Michele, G. Foffi, N. Ghofraniha, E. La Nave,
A. J. Moreno, S. Mossa, I. Saika-Voivod, P. Tartaglia, E. Zaccarelli
Routes to colloidal gel formation

Comp. Phys. Com. 169, 166 (2005)

2004

F. Sciortino, S. Mossa, E. Zaccarelli and P. Tartaglia
Equilibrium cluster phases and low density arrested disordered states:
The role o short-range attraction and long range repulsion

Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 055701 (2004)
E. Zaccarelli, H. Löwen, P. P. F. Wessels, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and C. N. Likos
Is there a reentrant glass in binary mixtures?
Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 225703 (2004)

S. Mossa, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and E. Zaccarelli
Ground state clusters for short-range attractive and long range repulsive potentials
Langmuir 20, 10756 (2004)

I. Saika-Voivod, E. Zaccarelli, F. Sciortino, S. V. Buldyrev and P. Tartaglia
Effect of bond lifetime in short-ranged attractive colloids
Phys. Rev. E 70, 041401 (2004)

G. Foffi, E. Zaccarelli, S. V. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia
Aging in short-ranged attractive colloids: A numerical study
J. Chem. Phys. 120, 8824 (2004)

E. Zaccarelli, S. V. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia,
Short-ranged attractive colloids: What is the gel state?
in "Unifying Concepts in Granular Media and Glasses"

ed. by A. Coniglio, A.Fierro, H.J. Hermann, M. Nicodemi,
Elsevier, Amsterdam, p.181-194 (2004).


E. Zaccarelli, F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia,
Numerical study of the glass-glass transition in short-ranged attractive colloids
J. Phys. : Cond. Matt. 16, 4849 (2004)


G. Foffi, F. Sciortino, E. Zaccarelli and P. Tartaglia
Dynamical arrest in dense short-ranged attractive colloids
J. Phys. : Cond. Matt. 16, 3791 (2004)

A. Lawlor, G. D. McCullagh, E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi and K. A. Dawson
Interactions in systems with short-range attractions and applications
to protein crystallization

Progress in colloid and Polymer Science 123, 104 (2004)

2003

G. Foffi, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia, E. Zaccarelli, F. Lo Verso, L. Reatto, K. A. Dawson and C. N. Likos
Structural arrest in dense star polymer solutions
Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 238301 (2003)

E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi, F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia
Activated bond-breaking processes preempt the observation of a sharp glass-glass transition in dense short-ranged attractive colloids
Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 108301 (2003)

F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and E. Zaccarelli
Evidence of a higher-order singularity in dense short-ranged attractive colloids
Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 268301 (2003)

E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi, K. A. Dawson, S.V. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia
Static and dynamical correlation functions behaviour in attractive colloidal systems from theory simulation
J. Phys. : Cond. Matt. 15, S367-S374 (2003)

K. A. Dawson, A. Lawlor, P. De Gregorio, G. D. McCullagh, E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi and P. Tartaglia
The nature of the colloidal “glass” transition
Faraday Discussion 123, 13 (2003)


2002

E. Zaccarelli , G. Foffi, K. A. Dawson, S. V. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia
Confirmation of anomalous dynamical arrest in attractive colloids:
A molecular dynamics study

Phys. Rev. E 66, 041402 (2002)

G. Foffi, G. D. McCullagh, A. Lawlor, E. Zaccarelli, K. A. Dawson,
F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia, D. Pini and G. Stell

Phase equilibria and glass transition in colloidal systems
with short-ranged attractive interactions. Applications to protein crystallization

Phys. Rev. E 65, 031407 (2002)

G. Foffi., K. A. Dawson, S. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino, E. Zaccarelli and P. Tartaglia
Evidence for an unusual dynamical-arrest scenario in short-ranged colloidal systems

Phys. Rev. E 65, 050802 (2002)

P. De Gregorio, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia , E. Zaccarelli and K. A. Dawson
Slowed relaxational dynamics beyond the fluctuation-dissipation theorem
Physica A 307, 15 (2002)

E. Zaccarelli, F. Sciortino , P. Tartaglia, G. Foffi, G. D. McCullagh
A. Lawlor and K. A. Dawson
Competition between crystallization and glassification for particles with short-ranged attraction. Possible applications to protein crystallization
Physica A, 314, 539-547 (2000)

K. A. Dawson, A.Lawlor, P.De Gregorio, G. D. McCullagh, E. Zaccarelli and P. Tartaglia
Universality behaviour in “ideal” dynamical arrest transitions of a lattice glass model
Physica A 316/1-4, 115 (2002)

K. A. Dawson, G. Foffi, G. D. McCullagh, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and E. Zaccarelli
Ideal glass in attractive systems with different potentials
J. Phys. : Cond. Matt. 14, 2223 (2002)

E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi, G. D. McCullagh, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and K. A. Dawson
Dynamics of supercooled liquids: density fluctuations and mode coupling theory
J. Phys. : Cond. Matt. 14, 2413 (2002)




2001

K. A. Dawson, G. Foffi, M. Fuchs, W. Götze, F. Sciortino, M. Sperl,
P. Tartaglia, Th. Voigtmann and E. Zaccarelli
Higher order glass-transition singularities in colloidal systems
Phys. Rev. E 63, 11401 (2001)

 

E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi, K. A. Dawson , F. Sciortino and P. Tartaglia
Mechanical properties of a model of attractive colloidal solutions

Phys. Rev. E 63, 031501 (2001)

E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and K. A. Dawson
Gaussian density fluctuations and mode coupling theory in supercooled liquids
Europhys. Lett. 55, 157 (2001)

K. A. Dawson, G. Foffi, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and E. Zaccarelli
Mode-coupling theory of colloids with short-range attractions

J. Phys. : Cond. Matt. 13, 9113 (2001)


G. Foffi, E. Zaccarelli, P. Tartaglia, F. Sciortino and K. A. Dawson
Are particles gels “ glasses”?
Prog. Coll. Pol. Sci 115, 371 (2001)

K. A. Dawson, G. Foffi, and E. Zaccarelli
The vibrational motions of particle gels
J. Coll. Surf. A 327, 183-185 (2001)


E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi and K. A. Dawson
A mean-field theory for supercooled liquids in :
Modeling Complex Systems

American Institute of Physics Conference
Proceeding 574, 226 (2001)


2000
G. Foffi, E. Zaccarelli, F. Sciortino, P. Tartaglia and K. A. Dawson
Kinetic arrest originating in competition between attractive interactions
and packing force

J. Stat. Phys. 100, 363 (2000)


E. Zaccarelli, G. Foffi, P. Tartaglia, F. Sciortino and K. A. Dawson
Binary Mixtures of sticky spheres using Percus-Yevick theory

Prog. Coll. Pol. Sci 115, 371 (2000)