Matthias Danninger

Assistant Professor, Canada Research Chair Tier 2

Research Interests

  • Subatomic particle physics
  • The high energy frontier (ATLAS experiment)
  • Searches for physics beyond the Standard Model (Dark Matter and Long-Lived Particles)
  • Tracking detectors (track-, vertex-, and event-reconstruction techniques)
  • Astroparticle physics and neutrino physics
  • Global statistical fits

Research Group Website

Group Members


  • Dipl. in Science (2007-2008) University of Canterbury
  • Dipl. Physics (2008, MSc equivalent) Technical University of Munich
  • PhD (2013) Stockholm University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow (2013-2019) University of British Columbia

Awards & Honours

  • Canada Research Chair Tier 2


Future courses may be subject to change.