Peter Hänggi


Professor of Physics
Department of Physics
University of Augsburg

Fields of interest: 

Theoretical physics – Statistical Physics Dissipative quantum systems, Physical biology, Molecular electronics, Stochastic phenomena, Nonlinear dynamics, Control of quantum transport, Quantum information processing, Brownian motors, Relativistic Brownian motion and Relativistic Thermodynamics, Few body thermodynamics of cold atoms


Recent publications: 

M. Campisi, P. Hänggi, and P. Talkner:
Colloquium: Quantum fluctuation relations: Foundations and applications,
Rev. Mod. Phys. 83, (2011), pp. 771-791.

J. Dunkel and P. Hänggi:
Relativistic Brownian motion,
Phys. Rep. 471, (2009), pp.  1-73.

P. Hänggi and F. Marchesoni:
Artificial Brownian motors: Controlling transport on the nanoscale,
Rev. Mod. Phys. 81, (2009), pp. 387-442.

S. Kohler, J. Lehmann and P. Hänggi:
Driven quantum transport on the nanoscale,
Phys. Rep. 406, (2005), pp. 379-443.

I. Goychuk and P. Hänggi:
Quantum dynamics in strong fluctuating fields,
Adv. Physics 54, (2005), pp. 525–584.

L. Gammaitoni, P. Hänggi, P. Jung, and F. Marchesoni:
Stochastic Resonance,
Rev. Mod. Phys. 70, (1998), pp.  223-288.

M. Grifoni and P. Hänggi:
Driven Quantum Tunneling,
Phys. Rep. 304, (1998), pp. 229-358.

P. Hänggi and P. Jung:
Colored Noise in Dynamical Systems,
Advances in Chem. Phys., Vol. 89, (1995), pp. 239-326.

P. Hänggi, P. Talkner, and M. Borkovec:
Reaction Rate Theory: Fifty Years After Kramers,
Rev. Mod. Phys. 62, (1990), pp. 251-342.

P. Hänggi and H. Thomas:
Stochastic Processes: Time-Evolution,
Symmetries and Linear Response, Phys. Rep.88, (1982), pp. 207-319.