Short Biography

  • 1988-1993 Studies of Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy at the University of Basel, Switzerland
  • 1993 Diploma (Master) in Theoretical Physics, University of Basel
  • 1997 Dr. phil. (PhD in Physics), U. of Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1998-2001 Research group leader, Laboratory for Field Theory and Microwave Technology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich (ETHZ), Switzerland
  • 2008 Privat-Dozent (Habilitation in Physics), University of Basel
  • 2010 Scientist/Lecturer at the Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland

Research Summary

  • Relativistic Quantum Field Theory
  • Gauge Theories
  • Electromagnetic Processes in Particle and Nuclear Physics
  • Numerical Semiconductor Device Simulations
  • Nuclear Technology

Selected Publications

  1. Andreas Aste, Kai Hencken, Dirk Trautmann, Gerhard Baur, Electromagnetic pair production with capture, Phys. Rev. A 50, 3980 (1994).
  2. Andreas Aste, Günter Scharf, Non-abelian gauge theories as a consequence of perturbative quantum gauge invariance, Int. J. Mod. Phys. A 14, 3421 (1999).
  3. Andreas Aste, Günter Scharf, Michael Dütsch, Perturbative gauge invariance: electroweak theory II, Annalen Phys. 8, 389 (1999).
  4. Gerhard Baur, Kai Hencken, Andreas Aste, Dirk Trautmann, Spencer R. Klein, Multiphoton exchange processes in ultraperipheral relativistic heavy ion collisions, Nucl. Phys. A 729, 787 (2003).
  5. Andreas Aste, Weyl, Majorana and Dirac fields from a unified perspective, Symmetry 8, 87 (2016).

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