CERN Accelerating science

Andrei George Gheata

Simulation software developer

Andrei holds a degree in nuclear physics from the University of Bucharest, and a PhD in particle physics. Early 2000s, he started working in HEP simulation, developing interfaces to several particle transport packages within the Virtual Monte Carlo project. Andrei has made several contributions to the ROOT project, mainly related to the geometry package, and he is the author of many software components used in production by the ALICE experiment, notably the data analysis framework. Since April 2015, he has been working as software developer in the SFT group from CERN. Andrei contributed to the conceptual design and is one of the main developers within the GeantV project, which is aiming to modernize detector simulation software.