Pablo Ferreira De Souza, PhD

Computational and Data Scientist

Dr. Damasceno has over 15 years of experience in high-performance computing and has worked on a diverse range of problems, from the mathematics of geometric packing to DNA nano-robotics to neuroscience. As a staff scientist at the Center for Intelligent Imaging, he helps train, evaluate, and deploy deep learning applications to improve clinical care.


Universal folding pathways of polyhedron nets.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Dodd PM, Damasceno PF, Glotzer SC

Unusual multiscale mechanics of biomimetic nanoparticle hydrogels.

Nature communications

Zhou Y, Damasceno PF, Somashekar BS, Engel M, Tian F, Zhu J, Huang R, Johnson K, McIntyre C, Sun K, Yang M, Green PF, Ramamoorthy A, Glotzer SC, Kotov NA

On the Form and Growth of Complex Crystals: The Case of Tsai-Type Clusters


Jean E. Taylor, Erin G. Teich, Pablo F. Damasceno, Yoav Kallus and Marjorie Senechal

Non-close-packed three-dimensional quasicrystals.

Journal of physics. Condensed matter : an Institute of Physics journal

Damasceno PF, Glotzer SC, Engel M

Role of Short-Range Order and Hyperuniformity in the Formation of Band Gaps in Disordered Photonic Materials.

Physical review letters

Froufe-Pérez LS, Engel M, Damasceno PF, Muller N, Haberko J, Glotzer SC, Scheffold F

Self-assembly of a space-tessellating structure in the binary system of hard tetrahedra and octahedra.

Soft matter

Cadotte AT, Dshemuchadse J, Damasceno PF, Newman RS, Glotzer SC

Controlling Chirality of Entropic Crystals.

Physical review letters

Damasceno PF, Karas AS, Schultz BA, Engel M, Glotzer SC

A kirigami approach to engineering elasticity in nanocomposites through patterned defects.

Nature materials

Shyu TC, Damasceno PF, Dodd PM, Lamoureux A, Xu L, Shlian M, Shtein M, Glotzer SC, Kotov NA

Computational self-assembly of a one-component icosahedral quasicrystal.

Nature materials

Engel M, Damasceno PF, Phillips CL, Glotzer SC

A directional entropic force approach to assemble anisotropic nanoparticles into superlattices.

Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English)

Young KL, Personick ML, Engel M, Damasceno PF, Barnaby SN, Bleher R, Li T, Glotzer SC, Lee B, Mirkin CA

Predictive self-assembly of polyhedra into complex structures.

Science (New York, N.Y.)

Damasceno PF, Engel M, Glotzer SC

Temperature and Pinning Effects on Driving a 2D Electron System on a Helium Film: A Numerical Study

Journal of Low Temperature Physics

Pablo F. Damasceno
Cláudio José DaSilva
José Pedro Rino
Ladir Cândido

Two-dimensional Coulomb solid with interaction anisotropy

Physical Review B

Cláudio José DaSilva
José Pedro Rino
Pablo F. Damasceno
E. Ya. Sherman

Pressure-induced structural phase transitions in a two-dimensional system

Physical Review B

Pablo F. Damasceno
Luis Gustavo V. Gonçalves
José Pedro Rino
Rita de Cássia M. T. de Oliveira