Andrea Damascelli, PhD

Andrea Damascelli, PhD

Associate Professor

Canada Research Chair in Electronic Structure of Solids

Faculty of Science

Dept. of Physics and Astronomy

Vancouver Campus


Physics, Technology

Contact Information

phone: 604-822-4551

phone: 604-822-1998

Alternate Contact

Alex Walls

Media Relations Specialist

Tel: 604.822.4636

Cell: 778.984.6173



Electronic structure of solids, strongly correlated electron systems, low dimensional spin systems, thin films and nanostructures, transition metal oxides, high-Tc superconductors, linear and nonlinear optical spectroscopies, angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy, photoelectron spectroscopy, synchrotron based spectroscopies





In the Media

Tiny Wrinkles: Big News for Superconductivity (Dr. Andrea Damascelli). UBC Annual Report. July 14, 2014. Scientists May Have Decoded One of the Secrets to Superconductors (Dr. Andrea Damascelli and alumnus Dr. Riccardo Comin). Quanta Magazine via May 8, 2014. Also mentioned in Boot up: charger teardown, superconduction explained, Amazon squeezes, and more by the Guardian Technology Blog. May 12, 2014. UBC researchers make breakthrough in field of superconductivity (Dr. Andrea Damascelli). January 8, 2014.  UBC reveals superconductor breakthrough (Dr. Andrea Damascelli). June 24, 2008.