Michel van Veenendaal

Presidential Research Professor
Department of Physics
Northern Illinois University
De Kalb IL 60115
veenendaal@niu.edu
tel.: (815) 753-0667
fax: (815) 753-8565

Physicist
Advanced Photon Source
Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne IL 60439
tel.: (630) 252-4533
fax: (630) 252-3222

PUBLICATIONS

BOOKS:

The Theory of Core-Level Line Shapes Beyond the Impurity Limit
M. van Veenendaal, Ponsen & Looijen B.V., Wageningen, The Netherlands, ISBN 90-9007626-1. Limited printing (400 copies) of my dissertation.

JOURNAL ARTICLES:

A probability-conserving dissipative Schrodinger equation
M. van Veenendaal, J. Chang, and A. J. Fedro
preprint

67. Electronic structure and orbital polarization of LaNiO3 with a reduced coordination and under strain: A first-principles study
M. J. Han and M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. B 84, 125137 (2011).

66. Stability of ferromagnetic ground state against large compressive stress in magnetodielectric oxide La2MnNiO6
D. Haskel, G. Fabbris, N. M. Souza-Neto, M. van Veenendaal, G. Shen, A. E. Smith, and M. A. Subramanian
Phys. Rev. B 84, 100403(R) (2011).

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65. Determining the electron-phonon-coupling strength in correlated electron systems from resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
L. J. P. Ament, M. van Veenendaal, and J. van den Brink
Europhys Lett. 95, 27008 (2011).

64. Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering studies of elementary excitations
L. J. P. Ament, M. van Veenendaal, T. P. Devereaux, J. P. Hill, and J. van den Brink
Rev. Mod. Phys. 83, 705 (2011).

63. 3j Symbols: To normalize or not to normalize?
M. van Veenendaal
Eur. J. Phys. 32, 947 (2011).

62. Quantum confinement of Mott electrons in ultrathin LaNiO3/LaAlO3  superlattice
J. Liu, S. Okamoto, M. van Veenendaal, M. Kareev, B. Gray, P. Ryan, J. W. Freeland, and J. Chakhalian
Phys. Rev. Rapid Commun. 83, 161102 (2011) (Editor’s Selection).

61. Observation of dd excitations via 4p-3d Coulomb scattering in transition-metal K-edge resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
M. van Veenendaal, X. Liu, M. H. Carpenter, and S. P. Cramer
Phys. Rev. B. 83, 045101 (2011).

60. Orbital magnetism and spin-orbit effects in the electronic structure of BaIrO3
M. A. Laguna-Marco, D. Haskel, N. Souza-Neto, V. V. Krishnamurthy, S. Chikara, G. Cao, and M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 216407 (2010).

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59.Unexpected resonant effect in phonon spectra: electron-phonon coupling in cupric oxide
H. Yavas, M. van Veenendaal, J. van den Brink, L. J. P. Ament, A. Alatas, B. M. Leu, M.-O. Apostu, Nadia Wizent, Gunter Behr, W. Sturhahn, E. E. Alp, Harald Sinn
J. Phys.: Cond. Mat. 22, 485601 (2010).

58. Theoretical design of high-brightness photocathodes based on ultra-thin surface layers on metals and on nanostructures
K. Nemeth, K. C. Harkay, M. van Veenendaal, L. Spentzouris, M. White, K. Attenkofer, and G. Srajer
AIP Conf. Proc. 1299, 522 (2010).

57. Ultrafast cascading theory in intersystem crossings in transition-metal complexes
J. Chang, A. J. Fedro, and M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev B. 82, 075124 (2010).

This paper was selected for the September 2010 issue of the Virtual Journal of Ultrafast Science

56. The choice of internal coordinates in complex chemical systems
K. Nemeth, M. Challacombe, and M. van Veenendaal
J. Computational Chem. 31, 2078 (2010).

55. Fast intersystem crossing in transition-metal compounds
M. van Veenendaal, J. Chang, and A. J. Fedro
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 067401 (2010).

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54. High brightness photocathodes through ultra-thin surface layers on metals
K. Nemeth, K. C. Harkay, M. van Veenendaal, L. Spentzouris, M. White, K. Attenkofer, and G. Srajer
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 046801 (2010).

53. Pressure-induced magnetic transition in manganite (La0.75 Ca0.25MnO3)
Y. Ding, D. Haskel, Y.-C. Tseng, E. Kaneshita, M. van Veenendaal, J. F. Mitchell, S. V. Sinogeigin, V. Prakapenka, and H. Mao
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 237201 (2009).

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52. Non-zero orbital moment in high coercivity e- Fe2O3 and low temperature collapse of the magneto-crystalline anisotropy
Y. C. Tseng, N. M. Souza-Neto, D. Haskel, M. Gich, C. Frontera, A. Roig, M. van Veenendaal, J. Nogués
Phys. Rev. B. 79, 094404 (2009).

51. Thermally or magnetically induced polarization reversal in the multiferroic CoCr2O4
Y. J. Choi, J. Okamoto, D. J. Huang, K. S. Chao, H. J. Lin, C. T. Chen, M. van Veenendaal, T. A. Kaplan, and S.-W. Cheong
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 067601 (2009).

50. Dynamics and spectral weights of shake-up valence excitations in transition metal K-edge resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
K. H. Ahn, A.J. Fedro, and Michel van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. B. 79, 045103 (2009).

49. Anomalous ground states at the interface between two transition-metal compounds
M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. B 78, 165415 (2008).

48. Magnetic Linear Dichroism Probed by High Momentum Resolution EELS
Y. Ito, N.J Zaluzec, A.N. Chiaramonti, R.E. Cook, M. van Veenendaal, D.J. Miller
Microscopy and Microanalysis 14(Suppl. 2), 1366 (2008)

47. Effective operator for dd transition in nonresonant inelastic x-ray scattering
M. van Veenendaal and M. Haverkort
Phys. Rev. B. 77, 224107 (2008).

46. Orbital reconstruction and covalent bonding at an oxide interface
J. Chakhalian, J. W. Freeland, H.-U. Habermeier, G. Cristiani, G. Khaliullin, M. van Veenendaal, and B. Keimer
Science 318, 114 (2007).

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NIU's NORTHERN TODAY (10/22/2007) AND (1/22/2008)

45. Prediction of strong dichroism induced by x-rays carrying orbital momentum
M. van Veenendaal and I. McNulty
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 , 157401 (2007)

NORTHERN TODAY KUDO (6/4/2007)

44. Haskel and van Veenendaal Reply
D. Haskel and M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97 , 259702 (2006).

43. Photoinduced magnetism caused by charge-transfer excitations in teracyanoethylene-based organic magnets
S. Erdin and M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97 , 247202 (2006).

42 .Competition between screening channel in core-level photoemission as a probe of changes in ground-state properties
M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. B 74, 085118 (2006).

41. Polarization dependence of L- and M-edge resonant inelastic x-ray scattering on transition-metal compounds
M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 117404 (2006).

40. Correlation functions measured by resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
J. van den Brink and M. van Veenendaal
Europhys. Lett. 21, 121 (2006).

39. Theory of indirect resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
J. van den Brink and M. van Veenendaal,
J. Phys. Chem. Solids 66, 2145 (2005)

38. Atomic origin of magneto-crystalline anisotropy in Nd2Fe14B
D. Haskel, J. Lang, Z. Islam, A. Cady, G. Srajer, M. van Veenendaal, J. O. Cross and Paul Canfield,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 95 , 217207 (2005)

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37. Spin polarization in half-metallic CrO2
Michel van Veenendaal and A. J. Fedro,
Microscopy and Microanalysis 10(Suppl. 2), 848 (2004)

36. Temperature dependent magnetic linear dichroism by momentum-resolved EELS
Y. Ito, Y. Murooka, R.E. Cook, M. van Veenendaal, N. Menon, and D.J. Miller
Microscopy and Microanalysis 10(Suppl. 2), 834 (2004).

35. Spin Polarization in CrO2: Competition between quasiparticle and local-moment behavior
Michel van Veenendaal and A. J. Fedro
Phys. Rev. B 70, 012412 (2004).

34. Soft resonant x-ray scattering study of magnetic and orbital correlations in a manganite near half-doping
K. J. Thomas, J. P. Hill, Y.-J. Kim, S. Grenier, P. Abbamonte, L. Venema, A. Rusydi, Y. Tomioka, Y. Tokura, D. McMorrow, G. A. Sawatzky, and M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 237204 (2004).

33. Comment on “Correlation Effects in Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering of of NaV2O5
M. van Veenendaal and A. J. Fedro
Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 219701 (2004).

32. Nanometer scale magnetic linear dichroism by EELS
Y. Ito, M. van Veenendaal, R. E. Cook, N. Menon, B. D. Armstrong, and D. J. Miller
Microscopy and Microanalysis 9(Suppl. 2), 314 (2003).

31. Improved numerical technique to calculate statistical Coulomb blurring .
M. van Veenendaal
J. of Appl. Phys. 93, 6381 (2003).

30. Resonant x-ray magnetic scattering at nonmagnetic ions
M. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. B 67, 134112 (2003).

29. Transmission of through-the-lens Auger spectroscopy in an electron microscope.
M. van Veenendaal and S. den Hartog
Ultramicroscopy 90, 113 (2002).

28. Charge order and the metal-insulator transitions in A1/2A'1/2MnO3.
M. van Veenendaal and A. J. Fedro
Phys. Rev. B 59, 15 056 (1999).

27. Magnetic circular dichroism in resonant Raman scattering in the perpendicular geometry at the L-edge of 3d transition-metal systems.
L. Braicovich, G. van der Laan, G. Ghiringhelli, A. Tagliaferri, M. van Veenendaal, N. B. Brookes, M. M. Chervinskii, C. Dallera, B. Michelis, and H. A. Dürr
Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 1566 (1999).

26. Influence of double occupancy and lattice distortions on the magnetic phase diagram of A1-xA'xMnO 3
M. van Veenendaal and A. J. Fedro
Phys. Rev. B 59, 1285 (1999).

25. X-ray absorption and resonant inelastic X-ray scattering in the rare earths.
M. van Veenendaal and R. Benoist
Phys. Rev. B 58, 3741 (1998).

24. Comment on “Spin polarization and magnetic circular dichroism in photoemission from the 2p core level of ferromagnetic Ni”.
N. Manini, M. van Veenendaal, and M. Altarelli
Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2594 (1997).

23. Branching ratios of the circular dichroism at rare-earth L23 edges.
M. van Veenendaal, J. B. Goedkoop, and B. T. Thole
J. Elec. Spec. 86, 151 (1997).

22. Soft X-ray fluorescence yield XMCD sum rules.
J. B. Goedkoop, N. B. Brookes, M. van Veenendaal, and B. T. Thole,
J. Elec. Spec. 86, 143 (1997).

21. K-edge resonant inelastic X-ray scattering in graphite.
P. Carra and M. van Veenendaal
ESRF Newsletter 29, 20 (1997).

20. Strong final state effects in L23 XMCD of ionic rare-earth materials.
J. B. Goedkoop, A. Rogalev, M. Rogaleva, C. Neumann, J. Goulon, M. van Veenendaal, B. T. Thole
J. de Physique IV (France), Vol.7 C2, 415 (1997).

19. Resonant soft X-ray inelastic scattering from Gd in the Gd3Ga5O12 garnet with excitation across the M5 edge.
C. Dallera, L. Braicovich, G. Ghiringhelli, M. van Veenendaal, J. B. Goedkoop, and N. B. Brookes
Phys. Rev. B 56, 1279 (1997).

18. X-ray L2,3resonant Raman scattering from NiO: spin flip and intermediate-state relaxation.
L. Braicovich, C. Dallera, G. Ghiringhelli, N. B. Brookes, J. B. Goedkoop, and M. A. van Veenendaal
Phys. Rev. B 55, Rapid Communications 15 989 (1997).

17. Phase transition in LiVOq studied by near-edge X-ray-absorption spectroscopy.
H. F. Pen, L.-H. Tjeng, E. Pellegrin, F. M. F. de Groot, G. A. Sawatzky, and M. A. van Veenendaal, C.-T. Chen
Phys. Rev. B 55, 15 500 (1997).

16. Excitons and resonant inelastic X-ray scattering in graphite.
M. van Veenendaal and P. Carra
Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 2839 (1997).

15. Branching ratios of the circular dichroism at rare earth L23 edges.
M. van Veenendaal, J. B. Goedkoop, and B. T. Thole
Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 1162 (1997).

14. Deconvolution of lifetime broadening at rare-earth LIII edges compared to resonant inelastic X-ray scattering measurements.
P. W. Loeffen, R. F. Pettifer, S. Mullender, M. A. van Veenendaal, J. Rohler, and D. S. Silvia
Phys. Rev. B 54, 14 877 (1996).

13. X-ray resonant Raman scattering in the rare earths.
M. van Veenendaal, P. Carra, and B. T. Thole
Phys. Rev. B 54, 16 010 (1996).

12. Polarized X-ray fluorescence as a probe of ground state properties.
M. van Veenendaal, J. B. Goedkoop, and B. T. Thole
Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 1508 (1996).

11. Influence of superexchange on Ni 2p X-ray-absorption spectroscopy in NiO.
M. A. van Veenendaal, D. Alders, and G. A. Sawatzky
Phys. Rev. B 51, 13 966 (1996).

10. Band gap, excitons and Coulomb interactions of solid C60.
R. W. Lof, M. A. van Veenendaal, H. T. Jonkman, and G. A. Sawatzky
J. Elec. Spec. 72, 83 (1995).

9. Doping dependence of Ni 2p X-ray-absorption spectra of MxNi1-xO (M=Li, Na).
M. A. van Veenendaal and G. A. Sawatzky
Phys. Rev. B 50, 11 326 (1994).

8. Intersite interactions in Cu L-edge XPS, XAS, and XES of doped and undoped Cu compounds.
M. van Veenendaal and G. A. Sawatzky
Phys. Rev. B 49, 3473 (1994).

7. Electronic structure of Bi2Sr2CaxYxCu 2O8+d: Cu 2p X-ray-photoelectron spectra and occupied and unoccupied low-energy states.
M. A. van Veenendaal, G. A. Sawatzky, and W. A. Groen
Phys. Rev. B 49, 1407 (1994).

6. Strong nonlocal contributions to Cu 2p photoelectron spectroscopy.
M. A. van Veenendaal, H. Eskes, and G. A. Sawatzky
Phys. Rev. B 47, 11462 (1993).

5. Nonlocal screening effects in 2p X-ray photoemission spectroscopy core-level line shapes of transition metal compounds.
M. A. van Veenendaal and G. A. Sawatzky
Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 2459 (1993).

4. Correlation effects in solid C60.
R. W. Lof, M. A. van Veenendaal, B. Koopman, A. Heessels, H. T. Jonkman, and G. A. Sawatzky
Int. J. Mod. Phys. 6, 3915 (1992).

3. Doping dependence of the chemical potential in Bi2Sr2CaxYxCu 2O8+d.
M. A. van Veenendaal, R. Schlatmann, G. A. Sawatzky, and W. A. Groen
Phys. Rev. B 47, 446 (1993).

2. Band gap, excitons, and Coulomb interaction in solid C 60.
R. W. Lof, M. A. van Veenendaal, B. Koopman, H. T. Jonkman, and G. A. Sawatzky
Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 3924 (1992).

1. Temperature dependence of the chemical potential of high T c superconductors.
G. Rietveld, M. A. van Veenendaal, D. van der Marel, and J. E. Mooij
Physica B 165-166, 1605 (1990).

PAPERS READ AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS (SINCE 2002)

33. Ultrafast intersystem crossings in transition-metal complexes
M. van Veenendaal, invited seminar given at the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research (IFW), Dresden, August 2010.

32. Effective theories for resonant inelastic X-ray scattering
M. van Veenendaal, invited talk given at the "new Science with Elastic and Inelastic soft X-ray scattering" workshop at the University of Saskatchewan, July 2010.

31. Nonequilbrium x-ray spectroscopy
M. van Veenendaal, talk given at a Workshop on Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering at SLAC, Stanford, August, 2009.

30. Anomalous ground states at the interface of transition-metal compounds
M. van Veenendaal, invited seminar at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne, September 8, 2008.

29. Local dd transitions in nonresonant inelastic X-ray scattering
M. van Veenendaal, inaugural talk of the inelastic x-ray scattering forum at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne, September 2007.

28. Theory at the forefront of X-ray spectroscopy
M. van Veenendaal, invited talk given at the review of science at the APS by the Scientific Advisory Committee, October 2007.

27. X-ray spectroscopy: new ways to create excitations
M. van Veenendaal, invited seminar given at the European Synchrotron Radiation, Grenoble, France, June 2007.

26. Double-exchange model for molecule-based magnets
S. Erdin and M. van Veenendaal, contributed talk to the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Abstract W16.00004, Denver, Co, March 2007.

25. Role of oxygen in the orbital ordered state of La0.5Sr0.5 MnO4
J. W. Freeland, M. van Veenendaal, K. E. Gray, Q.-A. Li, H. Zheng, and J. F. Mitchell, contributed talk to the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, March 2007, Denver, Co.

24. X-ray spectroscopy on strongly correlated electron systems
M. van Veenendaal, talk given at the Advanced Photon Source, February 15, 2007, Argonne, Il.

23. Polarization Dependence of  L- and M-Edge Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering in Transition-Metal Compounds
M. van Veenendaal, invited talk given at the ALS User Meeting, Berkeley, Ca, October 9-11, 2006.

22. L and M edge resonant elastic scattering in transition-metal compounds
M. van Veenendaal, oral contribution to the symposium on Theoretical Concepts on Magnetism in Solids, European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France, September 14-15, 2006.

21. Resonant inelastic X-ray scattering in transition-metal compounds
M. van Veenendaal, talk given at the Fifth International Conference on Synchrotron Radiation and Materials Science, Chicago, August 2, 2006.

20. Polarization Dependence of RIXS: Theory
M. van Veenendaal, talk given at the Novel Science with Polarized X-rays workshop at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, June 29, 2006.

19. Polarization Dependence of  L- and M-Edge Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering in Transition-Metal Compounds
M. van Veenendaal, invited talk given at University of British Colombia, Canada, May 25, 2006

18. Polarization Dependence of  L- and M-Edge Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering in Transition-Metal Compounds
M. van Veenendaal, talk given at the APS User meeting, May 4, 2006

17. Screening Channel Competition  in Core-Level X-ray Photoemission as a Probe of Changes in Ground-State Properties of Transition-Metal Compounds
M. van Veenendaal, Invited Colloquium given at Illinois Institute of Technology, March 30, 2006.

16. A possible mechanism for photoinduced effects in molecule-based magnets
S. Erdin and M. van Veenendaal, contributed talk to the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Abstract P30.00004, Baltimore, March 2006.

15. Resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
M. van Veenendaal, Invited Seminar given at Stanford University, May 6, 2005

14. Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering
M. van Veenendaal, Invited Seminar given at Stanford University, May 6, 2005

13. Dynamics and Spectral weights in Transition-Metal K-edge Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering
K. H. Ahn, M. van Veenendaal, and A. J. Fedro, contributed talk to the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Abstract X20.00008, Los Angeles, March 2005.

12. Magnetic anisotropy probed by momentum-resolved EELS
Y. Ito, Y. Murooka, R. Cook, M. van Veenendaal, N. Menon, and D. Miller, contributed talk to the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Abstract Y43.00003, Los Angeles, March 2005.

11. Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering
M. van Veenendaal, Invited Seminar given at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, March 2, 2005

10. X-ray Spectroscopy
M. van Veenendaal, Colloquium given at the Physics Department, Northern Illinois University , January 2005.

9. Nanoscience with synchrotron radiation: Dynamics and spectral weights in resonant inelastic x-ray scattering
Michel van Veenendaal, Contributed talk given at the Joint Meeting of the 15 th Annual Argonne Symposium for Undergraduates in Science, Engineering and Mathematics and the Central States Universities , Incorporated (CSUI), November 5-6, 2004 .

8. Spin Polarization in CrO 2: Competing quasiparticle and local-moment behavior
Michel van Veenendaal and A. J. Fedro, Contributed talk given at the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Montreal , March 2004.

7. Resonant Elastic and Inelastic Soft X-ray Scattering.
M. van Veenendaal, invited seminar given at Brookhaven National Laboratory, July 2003.

6. Polarized Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering and the Excitation Spectra of NaV2O5.
M. van Veenendaal, invited talk given at the Magnetic Round Table series at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, April 2003.

5. Inelastic X-ray Scattering Program, a ANL-UofC Theory Institute Initiative.
M. van Veenendaal, invited seminar given at the University of Chicago , Jan. 2003.

4. Dynamic Jahn-Teller effects in photoinduced magnetism in molecule-based magnets.
M. van Veenendaal, invited talk given at CARS-CAT at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, May 2002.

3. Introduction to magnetic round-table meetings.
M. van Veenendaal and K. Attenkofer, introductory seminar given at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Feb. 2002.

2. Resonant x-ray magnetic scattering at nonmagnetic ions.
M. van Veenendaal, invited seminar presented at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Feb. 2002.

1. Resonant x-ray magnetic scattering at nonmagnetic ions.
M. van Veenendaal, Colloquium given at the Physics Department, Northern Illinois University , Feb. 2002.