Faculty

Peter HÄNGGI

PhD, University of Basel, Switzerland (1977)

Visiting Professor

Email : Hanggi@Physik.Uni-Augsburg.DE or phyhp@nus.edu.sg

Current Research

  • Theoretical physics: time-dependent quantum dynamics and quantum control, decoherence and dissipation in quantum mechanics, quantum tunneling, classical and quantum information processing, molecular electronics, Brownian Motors, Stochastic Resonance, colored noise, theory of reaction rates, nonlinear dynamics in systems far from thermal equilibrium, stochastic processes, transport theory and instabilities, relativistic statistical physics and thermodynamics.

Selected Publications

  1. A. Rebenshtok, S. Denisov, P. Hänggi, and E. Barkai, Complementary densities of Levy walks: Typical and rare fluctuations, Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena 11, no. 3, 1–31 (2015)

  2. T. Shirai, J. Thingna, T. Mori, S. Denisov, P. Hänggi, and S. Miyashita, Effective Floquet-Gibbs states for dissipative quantum systems, New J. Phys. 18, 053008 (2016), [arXiv:1511.06864]

  3. P. Talkner and P. Hänggi, Aspects of quantum work, Phys. Rev. E 93, 022131 (2016), [arXiv:1512.02516]

  4. T. V. Laptyeva, E. A. Kozinov, I. B. Meyerov, M. V. Ivanchenko, S. Denisov, and P. Hänggi, Calculating Floquet states of large quantum systems: A parallelization strategy and its cluster implementation, Computer Physics Communications 201, 85–94 (2016), [arXiv:1508.07621]

  5. L. Wang, N. Li, and P. Hänggi, Simulation of heat transport in low-dimensional oscillator lattices, in: Thermal transport in low dimensions: From statistical physics to nanoscale heat transfer, S. Lepri, ed., Lecture Notes in Physics, vol. 921, pp. 239–274, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York (2016), [arXiv:1512.07717]

  6. C. Grossert, M. Leder, S. Denisov, P. Hänggi, and M. Weitz, Experimental control of transport resonances in a coherent quantum rocking ratchet, Nature Communications 7, 10440 (2016), [arXiv:1407.0605]

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