Cover article in Physica Status Solidi (a) 2009
Sylvia Wenmackers
My publication list can also be found in the appendix of my CV. Publications in philosophy are also available on my PhilPapers profile.
In press
  • Wenmackers, S.
    "Ultralarge lotteries: analyzing the Lottery Paradox using non-standard analysis"
    Journal of Applied Logic (accepted in 2012).

  • Wenmackers, S.
    "Ultralarge and infinite lotteries"
    Chapter in: Van Kerkhove, B.; Libert, T.; Vanpaemel, G.; Marage, P. (eds.) Logic, Philosophy and History of Science in Belgium II, Proceedings of the Young Researchers Days 2010, Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van BelgiŽ voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten, Brussels (2012) 59-66.

  • Benci, V.; L., Horsten; S., Wenmackers
    "Axioms for Non-Archimedean Probability (NAP)"
    Chapter 12 in: De Vuyst, J.; L., Demey (eds.) Future Directions for Logic; Proceedings of PhDs in Logic III Vol. 2 of IfColog Proceedings, College Publications, London, UK (2012) 127-135.

  • Krzyżanowska, K.; S., Wenmackers; I., Douven; S., Verbrugge
    "Conditionals, inference, and evidentiality"
    Chapter 4 in: Szymanik, J.; R., Verbrugge (eds.) Proceedings of the Logic & Cognition Workshop at ESSLLI 2012; Opole, Poland, 13-17 August, 2012 Vol. 883 of CEUR Workshop Proceedings (2012) 38-47.

  • Wenmackers, S.; D.E.P. Vanpoucke
    "Models and simulations in material science: two cases without error bars"
    Statistica Neerlandica 66, 339-355 (2012).

  • Wenmackers, S.; D.E.P. Vanpoucke; I. Douven
    "Probability of inconsistencies in theory revision. A multi-agent model for updating logically interconnected beliefs under bounded confidence"
    European Physics Journal B 85, 44 (15 pages) (2012).

  • Wenmackers, S.
    "How to track reality" (introduction to skepticism for general public).
    Chapter 1 in: Botz-Bornstein, T. (ed.) Inception and Philosophy; Ideas to die for (ISBN 978-0-8126-9733-9), Vol. 62 of Popular Culture and Philosophy series, Open Court (2011) 3-23.
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  • Wenmackers, S.
    "Philosophy of probability: foundations, epistemology, and computation"
    PhD thesis, University of Groningen (2011). ISBN printed version: 978-90-367-4869-8; electronic version: 978-90-367-4870-4 (2011).

  • Tran, D.T.; Vermeeren, V.; Grieten, L.; Wenmackers, S.; Wagner, P.; Pollet, J.; Janssen, K.P.F.; Michiels, L; Lammertyn, J.
    "Nanocrystalline diamond impedimetric aptasensor for the label-free detection of human IgE"
    Biosensors and Bioelectronics 26, 2987-2993 (2011).

  • Vermeeren, V.; Grieten, L.; Vanden Bon, N.; Bijnens, N.; Wenmackers, S.; Janssens, S.D.; Haenen, K.; Wagner, P.; Michiels, L.
    "Impedimetric, diamond-based immmunosensor for the detection of C-Reactive Protein"
    Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 157 130-138 (2011).

  • Vermeeren, V.; Bijnens, N.; Grieten, L.; Wenmackers, S.; Vanden Bon, N.; Haenen, K.; Wagner, P.; Michiels, L.
    "Diamond-based biosensors with an impedimetric and label-free read-out"
    Nanotechnology 2010: Bio Sensors, Instruments, Medical, Environment and Energy (ISBN: 978-1-4398-3415-2) Vol. 3, Ch. 1, 23-26 (2010).

  • Bäcker, M.; Poghossian, A.; Abouzar, M.H.; Wenmackers, S.; Janssens, S.D.; Haenen, K.; Wagner, P.; Schöning, M.J.
    "Capacitive field-effect (bio-)chemical sensors based on nanocrystalline diamond films"
    Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1203, J17-31 (2010).

  • Vansweevelt, R.; Malesevic, A.; Van Gompel, M.; Vanhulsel, A.; Wenmackers, S.; D'Haen, J.; Vermeeren, V.; Ameloot, M.; Michiels, L.; Van Haesendonck, C.; Wagner, P.
    "Biological modification of carbon nanowalls with DNA strands and hybridization experiments with complementary and mismatched DNA"
    Chemical Physics Letters 485, 196-201 (2010).
  • Wenmackers, S.; Vermeeren, V.; vandeVen, M.; Ameloot, M; Bijnens, N.; Haenen, K.; Michiels, L.; Wagner, P.
    "Diamond-based DNA sensors: surface functionalization and read-out strategies"
    physica status solidi (a) 206, 391-408 (2009).
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       This cover article is also mentioned in "The best of PSS 2009".

  • Bijnens, N.; Vermeeren, V.; Daenen, M.; Grieten, L.; Haenen, K.; Wenmackers, S.; Williams, O. A.; Ameloot, M.; vandeVen, M.; Michiels, L.; Wagner, P.
    "Synthetic diamond films as a platform material for label-free protein sensors"
    physica status solidi (a) 206, 520-526 (2009).

  • Remes, Z.; Kromka, A.; Kozak, H.; Vanecek, M.; Haenen, K.; Wenmackers, S.
    "The infrared optical absorption spectra of the functionalized nanocrystalline diamond surface"
    Diamond and Related Materials 18, 772-775 (2009).

  • Vermeeren, V.; Wenmackers, S.; Wagner, P.; Michiels, L.
    "DNA sensors with diamond as a promising alternative transducer material"
    Sensors 9, 5600-5636 (2009).

  • Smisdom, N.; Smets, I.; Williams, O.A.; Daenen, M.; Wenmackers, S.; Haenen, K.; Nesládek, M.; D'Haen, J.; Wagner, P.; Rigo, J.-M.; Ameloot, M.; vandeVen, M.
    "Chinese hamster ovary cell viability on hydrogen and oxygen terminated nano- and microcrystalline diamond surfaces"
    physica status solidi (a) 206, 2042-2047 (2009).
  • Wenmackers, S.; Pop, S. D.; Roodenko, K.; Vermeeren, V.; Williams, O. A.; Daenen, M.; Douhéret, O.; D'Haen, J.; Hardy, A.; Van Bael, M. K.; Hinrichs, K.; Cobet, C.; vandeVen, M.; Ameloot, M; Haenen, K.; Michiels, L.; Esser, N.; Wagner, P.
    "Structural and optical properties of DNA layers covalently attached to diamond surfaces"
    Langmuir 24, 7269-7299 (2008).

  • Vermeeren, V.*; Wenmackers, S.*; Daenen, M.; Haenen, K.; Williams, O. A.; Ameloot, M.; vandeVen, M.; Wagner, P.; Michiels, L.
    "Topographical and functional characterisation of the ssDNA probe layer generated through EDC-mediated covalent attachment to nanocrystalline diamond using fluorescence microscopy"
    Langmuir 24, 9125-9134 (2008).
    (*: these authors contributed equally)

  • Wenmackers, S.
    "Morphology, functionality and molecular conformation study of CVD diamond surfaces functionalised with organic linkers and DNA"
    PhD thesis, Hasselt University (2008).
  • Vermeeren, V.; Bijnens, N.; Wenmackers, S.; Daenen, M.; Haenen, K.; Williams, O. A.; Ameloot, M.; vandeVen, M.; Wagner, P.; Michiels, L.
    "Towards a real-time, label-free diamond-based DNA sensor"
    Langmuir 23, 13193-13202 (2007).
  • Christiaens, P.; Vermeeren, V.; Wenmackers, S.; Daenen, M.; Haenen, K.; Nesládek, M.; vandeVen, M.; Ameloot, M.; Michiels, L.; Wagner, P.
    "EDC-mediated DNA attachment to nanocrystalline CVD diamond films"
    Biosensors & Bioelectronics 22, 170-177 (2006).
  • Wenmackers, S.; Christiaens, P.; Daenen, M.; Haenen, K.; Nesládek, M.; vandeVen, M.; Vermeeren, V.; Michiels, L.; Ameloot, M.; Wagner, P.
    "DNA attachment to nanocrystalline diamond films"
    physica status solidi (a) 202, 2212-2216 (2005).

  • Wenmackers, S.; Christiaens, P.; Deferme, W.; Daenen, M.; Haenen, K.; Nesládek, M.; Wagner, P.; Vermeeren, V.; Michiels, L.; vandeVen, M.; Ameloot, M.; Wouters, J.; Naelaerts, L.; Mekhalif, Z.
    "Head-on immobilization of DNA fragments on CVD-diamond layers"
    Materials Science Forum 492-493, 267-272 (2005).
  • Wenmackers, S.; Haenen, K.; Nesládek, M.; Wagner, P.; Michiels, L.; vandeVen, M.; Ameloot, M.
    "Covalent immobilization of DNA on CVD diamond films"
    physica status solidi (a) 199, 44-48 (2003).
  • Wenmackers, S.
    "Einstein is dood, leve de fysica" (in Dutch)
    Winner in category "younger than 25" in essay competition of the Royal Physical Society (Koninklijk Natuurkundig Genootschap, KNG) of Groningen, the Netherlands.
    Natuur en Techniek 7-8, 52-53 (2001).