Louis Vanduyfhuys

PhD-FWO Fellow (EA17)
+32 (0)9 264 65 60
Technologiepark 903, 9052 Zwijnaarde
Office n°028

Research interests 

  • Force field development
  • Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics
  • Metal organic frameworks

A1 publications

Submitted / In revision / In press

Semi-Analytical model for predicting breathing in Metal-Organic Frameworks , L. Vanduyfhuys, A. Ghysels, S.M.J. Rogge, R. Demuynck, V. Van Speybroeck , Molecular Simulation , Submitted , 2015 , IF: 1.119 , 104/120 [Q4]
QuickFF: A program for a quick and easy derivation of force fields for Metal-Organic Frameworks from ab intitio input , L. Vanduyfhuys, S. Vandenbrande, T. Verstraelen, R. Schmid, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Journal of Computational Chemistry , In press , 2015 , IF: 3.601 , 36/148 [Q1]

2014

Metal-organic frameworks as potential shock absorbers: the case of the highly flexible MIL-53(Al) , P.G. Yot, Z. Boudene, J. Macia, D. Granier, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, V. Van Speybroeck, T. Devic, C. Serre, G. Ferey, N. Stock, G. Maurin , Chemical Communications , 50, 9462-9464 , 2014 , IF: 6.718 , 20/148 [Q1]

2013

On the thermodynamics of framework breathing: A free energy model for gas adsorption in MIL-53 , A. Ghysels, L. Vanduyfhuys, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck, B. Smit , Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 117, 11540-11554 , 2013 , IF: 4.835 , 29/251 [Q1]

2012

Analysis of the basis set superposition error in molecular dynamics of hydrogen-bonded liquids: application to methanol , M. Van Houteghem, T. Verstraelen, A. Ghysels, L. Vanduyfhuys, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Journal of Chemical Physics , 137 (10), 104506 , 2012 , IF: 3.164 , 8/34 [Q1]
Ab initio parametrized force field for the flexible metal-organic framework MIL-53(Al) , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation (JCTC) , 8 (9), 3217-3231 , 2012 , IF: 5.309 , 3/34 [Q1]

A2 publications

P1 publications

Invited talks

Talks

2015

Unraveling the breathing in Metal-Organic Frameworks: from force fields to thermodynamic insights , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, A. Ghysels, S. Vandenbrande, S.M.J. Rogge, R. Demuynck, R. Schmid, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , IAP PL3 meeting , Mons, Belgium , Thu, 05/02/2015

2014

Modeling Electrostatic Penetration Effects with Atoms in Molecules , T. Verstraelen, S. Vandenbrande, L. Vanduyfhuys, V. Van Speybroeck, M. Waroquier , Symposium on Molecular Electrostatic Potentials , Brussels, Belgium , Wed, 22/10/2014
An efficient protocol to derive reliable additive nonbonding force fields , T. Verstraelen, S. Vandenbrande, L. Vanduyfhuys, V. Van Speybroeck , WATOC 2014 Satellite Meeting on Large Condensed and Biological Systems , Concepción, Chili , Mon, 13/10/2014 to Tue, 14/10/2014
QuickFF: Toward a Generally Applicable Methodology to Quickly Derive Accurate Force Fields for Metal-Organic Frameworks from Ab Initio Input , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, S. Vandenbrande, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Telluride Workshop on Many-Body Interactions: From Quantum Mechanics to Force Fields , Telluride, Colorado, United States , Sun, 15/06/2014 to Thu, 19/06/2014
COK-18, A chain-like POSiSil , S. Smet, S. Vandenbrande, P. Verlooy, L. Joos, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, V. Van Speybroeck, J.A. Martens , Annual IAP - WP2 Meeting (P7/05) , Gent, Belgium , Wed, 05/02/2014

2013

A force field investigation of the influence of the metal on the breathing behaviour of MIL-53 type materials , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, D.E.P. Vanpoucke, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , MACADEMIA Annual Meeting , Brussels, Belgium , Mon, 10/06/2013 to Tue, 11/06/2013
Derivation of generic force field terms & Applications to describe thermodynamics of nanoporous materials , L. Vanduyfhuys, A. Ghysels, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , IAP P7/05 Platform 3 meeting , Namur, Belgium , Thu, 10/01/2013

2012

Valence Force Fields for Microporous Materials , T. Verstraelen, L. Vanduyfhuys, V. Van Speybroeck, M. Waroquier , ICTAC-14 , Vlissingen, The Netherlands , p. 114-115 , Tue, 26/06/2012 to Sat, 30/06/2012

2010

Development of reliable force fields for metal-organic frameworks , L. Vanduyfhuys , IAP-WP3 meeting , Leuven, Belgium , Thu, 16/09/2010

Posters

2015

On the comparison of different barostat implementations for the prediction of the breathing behavior in MIL-53 frameworks , S.M.J. Rogge, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, G. Maurin, V. Van Speybroeck , MolSim 2015: Understanding Molecular Simulations , Amsterdam, The Netherlands , Mon, 05/01/2015 to Fri, 16/01/2015

2014

On the comparison of different barostat implementations for the prediction of the breathing behavior in MIL-53 frameworks , S.M.J. Rogge, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, G. Maurin, V. Van Speybroeck , International Symposium on Extended Molecular Dynamics and Enhanced Sampling: Nose Dynamics 30 Years (NOSE30) , Tokyo, Japan , Mon, 10/11/2014 to Tue, 11/11/2014
Complete non-bonding force field derived from monomer electron densities , S. Vandenbrande, T. Verstraelen, L. Vanduyfhuys, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Workshop on Force Fields: From Atoms to Materials , Jülich, Germany , Mon, 03/11/2014 to Wed, 05/11/2014
QuickFF: Toward a generally applicable methodology to quickly derive accurate force fields for Metal Organic Frameworks from ab initio input , L. Vanduyfhuys, S. Vandenbrande, T. Verstraelen, R. Schmid, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Workshop on Force Fields: From Atoms to Materials , Jülich, Germany , Mon, 03/11/2014 to Wed, 05/11/2014
On the comparison of different barostat implementations for the prediction of the breathing behavior in MIL-53 frameworks , S.M.J. Rogge, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, G. Maurin, V. Van Speybroeck , Workshop on Force Fields: From Atoms to Materials , Jülich, Germany , Mon, 03/11/2014 to Wed, 05/11/2014
Ab initio simulation of the IR spectrum of COK-18, a chain-like POSiSil , S. Vandenbrande, P. Verlooy, S. Smet, L. Joos, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, J.A. Martens, V. Van Speybroeck , Meeting of the Dutch Zeolite Association: on Hybrids and zeolites , Ghent, Belgium , Tue, 07/10/2014
An efficient protocol to derive reliable additive nonbonding force fields , T. Verstraelen, S. Vandenbrande, L. Vanduyfhuys, V. Van Speybroeck , WATOC 2014 , Santiago de Chile, Chile , Sun, 05/10/2014 to Fri, 10/10/2014
QuickFF: Toward a Generally Applicable Methodology to Quickly Derive Accurate Force Fields for Metal Organic Frameworks from ab Initio Input , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , MOF2014 , Kobe, Japan , Sun, 28/09/2014 to Wed, 01/10/2014
An efficient protocol to derive reliable additive nonbonding force fields , T. Verstraelen, S. Vandenbrande, L. Vanduyfhuys, V. Van Speybroeck , Annual IAP Meeting (P7/05) , Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium , Fri, 19/09/2014
Ab initio simulation of the IR spectrum of COK-18, a chain-like POSiSil , S. Vandenbrande, P. Verlooy, S. Smet, L. Joos, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, J.A. Martens, V. Van Speybroeck , Annual IAP Meeting (P7/05) , Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium , Fri, 19/09/2014

2013

QuickFF: a generally applicable methodology to quickly derive accurate force fields from ab initio input , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, S. Vandenbrande, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Annual IAP Meeting , Ghent, Belgium , Wed, 18/09/2013
A force field investigation of the influence of the metal on the breathing behaviour of MIL-53 type materials , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, D.E.P. Vanpoucke, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , Annual IAP Meeting , Ghent, Belgium , Wed, 18/09/2013

2012

Empty host breathing profiles of MIL-53 type frameworks with various cations at the nodal points , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, A. Ghysels, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , MOF2012 , Edinburgh UK , Sun, 16/09/2012 to Wed, 19/09/2012
Ab initio parametrised force field for the flexible Metal-Organic Framework MIL-53(Al) , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , MOF2012 , Edinburgh, United Kingdom , Sun, 16/09/2012 to Wed, 19/09/2012
Ab initio parametrized force field for the metal-organic framework MIL-53(Al) to study its framework flexibility , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , ICTAC-14 , Vlissingen, The Netherlands , Tue, 26/06/2012 to Sat, 30/06/2012
Using density functional theory for estimating force field parameters , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , DFTM2012 , Ghent University, Het Pand, Ghent, Belgium , Sun, 01/04/2012 to Fri, 06/04/2012

2010

Developement of reliable force fields for molecular simulations of metal-organic frameworks , L. Vanduyfhuys , FirW PhD symposium 2010 , Ghent Univeristy, Faculty of Engineering, Ghent, Belgium , Wed, 01/12/2010
Diffusion and adsorption of aromatic guests in MOFs studied by ab initio and force field simulations including lattice dynamics , L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, M. Vandichel, J. Van der Mynsbrugge, M. Waroquier, V. Van Speybroeck , MOF2010 conference , Marseille, France , Sun, 05/09/2010 to Wed, 08/09/2010

Dissertations

(D2) , Ontwikkeling van betrouwbare krachtvelden voor moleculaire simulaties van metaal-organische roosters , L. Vanduyfhuys , Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Veronique Van Speybroeck, Prof. Dr. Michel Waroquier , 2010