Philipp Habegger
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Basel
Spiegelgasse 1
4051 Basel
Email: (first name)(dot)(last name)(at symbol)unibas(.)ch
MR Author ID: 774657
Official University of Basel site


My research is in number theory, more precisely diophantine geometry touching on topics like: rational points on varieties, heights, elliptic curves, unlikely intersections and connections to o-minimal geometry.

A list of my publications.

Research Group Members

  • Alessio Cangini, PhD student
  • Marta Dujella, PhD Student (SNF Project)
  • Gerold Schefer, PhD Student (SNF Project)
  • Dr. Harry Schmidt, Postdoc
  • Dr. Robert Wilms, Postdoc (SNF Project)

Former members


My teaching activities at the University of Basel.

Number Theory Web Seminar

Together with Michael Bennett (UBC) and Alina Ostafe (UNSW) I organize the online weekly Number Theory Web Seminar.

Basel Number Theory seminar

The Basel Number Theory seminar is currently running.

Upcoming Workshops, Seminars, etc. that I co-organize

I am involved in the organization of the following upcoming events:

Past events that I co-organized.