1989 - MSc in Physics at JATE University, Szeged, Hungary
Thesis: "Period variation of variable stars due to orbital revolution"
PhD in Physics at JATE University, Szeged, Hungary
Thesis: "Variable stars in binary systems"
1989-92: PhD student of Hungarian Academy of Sciences at Konkoly Observatory, Budapest, Hungary and JATE University, Szeged, Hungary, supervisor: Dr. László Szabados
1992-1999: senior research fellow of Research Group on Laser Physics of Hungarian Academy of Sciences (at Dept. of Optics, JATE University) supervisor: Prof. Zs. Bor
1999-2001: lecturer at Department of Optics, University of Szeged
2001-2016: associate professor at Department of Optics, University of Szeged
1991: visiting scientist (6 weeks) at Department of Astronomy University of Toronto, Canada
1995: Hungarian Eotvos Fellow (3 months) at York University, Toronto, Canada supervisor: Prof. N.R.Evans
1997: Hungarian Eotvos Fellow (3 months) at David Dunlap Observatory, University of Toronto, Canada supervisor: Prof. C.T. Bolton, Prof.J.R.Percy
1997-1999: Magyary Zoltan Postdoctoral Fellow
2001-2003: Bolyai Janos Fellowship
2008-2009: Research fellow, Department of Astronomy, University of Texas at Austin; supervisor: Prof. J.C.Wheeler
1989: Pro Scientia Gold Medal for undergraduate students
Researchers' Prize by Hungarian Academy of Sciences
2012: "László Detre
Prize" by Roland Eötvös Physical Society
2012: "Golden Chalk Prize" by Faculty of Sciences and Informatics, University of Szeged
(as project leader):
1993-95: "Study of stellar binary systems for solving astrophysical problems"
Hungarian OTKA Grant #F007318 --- 900,000 HUF
simulations in physical systems"
World Bank-OTKA Grant #W015239 --- 15,000 USD
of short period variable stars"
AMFK (Hungarian Ministry of Education) Grant # 678/94 --- 600,000 HUF
of high-resolution optical spectroscopy in astrophysics"
Hungarian OTKA Grant #F022249 --- 900,000 HUF
of nova- and supernova explosions"
Hungarian OTKA Grant #T034615 --- 7,300,000 HUF
2013-2015: "Astrophysics of supernova explosions"
Hungarian OTKA Grant #NN107637 -- 18,252,000 HUF
2017-2020: "Transient Astrophysical Objects"
GINOP 2.3.2-15-2016-00033 -- 687,369,737 HUF
Teaching activity: since 1989 at University of Szeged (formerly JATE University )
- Teaching assistant in
- Part-time lecturer of
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