Freek Massee

Freek Massee
Assistant Professor (Adjunct)
Ph.D. Physics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2011
M.Sc. Physics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006
B.Sc. Physics and Astronomy, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2004
Propedeuse Physics and Astronomy, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, The Netherlands, 2002


Professional Experience

  • 2017 - present, Permanent researcher, Université Paris-Sud / CNRS, France
  • 2015 - 2017, Postdoc/Marie Curie fellow, Université Paris-Sud / CNRS, France
  • 2012 - 2015, Postdoc, Cornell University, USA
  • 2011 - 2012, Postdoc, University of Amsterdam and Stichting FOM, The Netherlands


Select Publications

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  • F. Massee, Y. K. Huang, M. S. Golden and M. Aprili. Noisy defects in the high-Tc superconductor Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+x. Nature Communications 10, 544 (2019)
  • T. Dvir, F. Massee, L. Attias, M. Khodas, M. Aprili, C. H. L. Quay and H. Steinberg. Spectroscopy of bulk and few-layer superconducting NbSe2 with van der Waals tunnel junctions. Nature Communications 9, 598 (2018)
  • F. Massee*, P. O. Sprau*, Y. L. Wang, J. C. Davis, G. Ghigo, G. Gu and W. K. Kwok. Imaging atomic-scale effects of high energy ion irradiation on superconductivity and vortex pinning in Fe(Se,Te). Science Advances 1, e1500033 (2015)
  • M. P. Allan*, F. Massee*, D. K. Morr, J. van Dyke, A. W. Rost, A. P. Mackenzie, C. Petrovic and J. C. Davis. Imaging Cooper pairing of heavy Fermions in CeCoIn5. Nature Physics 9, 468-473 (2013)
  • F. Massee*, S. de Jong*, Y. Huang, W. K. Siu, I. Santoso, A. Mans, A. T. Boothroyd, D. Prabhakaran, R. Follath, A. Varykhalov, L. Patthey, M. Shi, J. B. Goedkoop and M. S. Golden. Bilayer manganites reveal polarons in the midst of a metallic breakdown. Nature Physics 7, 978-982 (2011).