Employment
1992-1993 |
Institute
for Theoretical Physics, Eötvös
University Research assistant with scholarship of the Scientific Qualification Committee (TMB), Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
1993-1996 |
HAS-Eötvös Theoretical Physics research group, Eötvös
University assistant research fellow |
1996-1997 |
HAS-Eötvös Theoretical Physics research group, Eötvös
University, Budapest research fellow |
1997-1999 |
Theory Group of
INFN Sezione di Bologna postdoctoral fellow |
1999-2001 |
Department of Mathematics,
King's College London postdoctoral fellow |
2001-2002 |
Institute
for Theoretical Physics, Eötvös
University Magyary Zoltán postdoctoral fellow |
2002-2005 |
Institute
for Theoretical Physics, Eötvös
University OTKA postdoctoral fellow |
2005-2010 |
HAS-Eötvös Theoretical Physics research group, Eötvös
University senior research fellow |
2010-2012 |
HAS-Eötvös Theoretical Physics research group, Eötvös
University scientific advisor |
2012-2014 |
Institute of Physics, Budapest University of Technology and Economics scientific advisor |
2012- |
MTA-BME "Momentum" Statistical Field Theory Research Group scientific advisor, head of group |
2014- |
Department of Theoretical Physics, Budapest University of Technology and Economics full professor |
Education
1983-1987 | Katona
József Gimnázium, Kecskemét (secondary grammar
school)
National Secondary School Competition (OKTV) mathematics: 9th (1986), 3rd (1987) chemistry: 10th (1987) International Chemistry Olympiade, 1987: silver medal |
1987-1992 | Eötvös
University, Budapest,
Faculty of Sciences, M.Sc. course in physics |
1991-1992 | Republican Scholarship of Hungarian Republic |
1992 | Diploma (M.Sc.) in physics with distinction
Diploma work topic: Conformal Field Theory Supervisor: Prof. Zalán Horváth, Institute for Theoretical Physics Thesis: "Investigation of classical A_{2} Toda field theory" |
1992-1993 | Scholarship of the Scientific Qualification Committee
(TMB), Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
1993-1995 | Ph.D. student and research assistant,
Eötvös University, Institute for Theoretical Physics Research topic: Two Dimensional Integrable Field Theories Supervisor: Prof. Zalán Horváth |
1994-1996 | Member of Bolyai College, Eötvös University |
1995-1996 | Visiting research student at
Dept. of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK Member of Darwin College Supervisor: Dr. G. M. T. Watts (until March, 1996), Dr. J. M. Evans (from March, 1996) Research topic: Integrable and Conformal Field Theories |
1996 | Certificate of Proficiency in English, grade "A" |
Academic degrees
1996 | Ph.D. from Eötvös
University with the result "Summa cum laude"
Thesis: "Free field representation for the form factors of the O(3) nonlinear sigma model and its generalizations" |
2005 | Habilitation (dr. habil) from Eötvös
University
Habilitation thesis (pdf, in Hungarian) |
2008 | Doctor of the Hungarian Academy
of Sciences (DSc)
DSc thesis: "Finite size effects in quantum field theory" (pdf, in Hungarian) |
Scholarships, fellowships and prizes
1995-1996 | Scholarship of the Cambridge Overseas Trust |
1997-1999 | INFN postdoctoral fellowship Theory Group of INFN Sezione di Bologna |
1999-2001 |
PPARC postdoctoral fellowship Department of Mathematics, King's College London |
2001-2002 | Magyary Zoltán postdoctoral fellowship, Foundation for Hungarian Higher Education and Research, Hungarian Ministry of Education Eötvös University, Institute for Theoretical Physics |
2002-2005 | Széchenyi István scholarship, Hungarian Ministry of Education |
2002-2005 | OTKA postdoctoral fellowship Eötvös University, Institute for Theoretical Physics |
2003 | Academy Prize for young researchers, Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
2005-2008 | Bolyai János research scholarship, Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
2008 | Novobátzky prize, Eötvös Loránd Physical Society |
Membership and roles in professional organizations
2000- | Member of the Eötvös Loránd Physical Society |
2001-2004 | President of the Particle Physics Section of the Eötvös Loránd Physical Society |
2004-2007 | Secretary of the Particle Physics Section of the Eötvös Loránd Physical Society |
2006-2010 | Member of the physics panel of the Hungarian Scientific Research Fund |
2008-2009 | Member of the Council of Research Units of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
2008-2010 | Member of the Council of the Research Network of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
2008-2011 | Secretary of the Committee on Particle Physics, Section of Physical Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
2008- | Member of the Young Researchers' Council of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Coordinator of the physical sciences section (2008-2010) |
2011-2014 | Chairman of the Committee on Particle Physics, Section of Physical Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
2014- | Deputy chairman of the Committee on Particle Physics, Section of Physical Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences |
Grants (as principal investigator)
2001-2003 |
FKFP 0043/2001 research grant Integrable and conformal field theories, dynamical symmetries and their applications |
2002-2005 |
OTKA D42209 postdoctoral grant Nonperturbative investigation of two-dimensional quantum field theories |
2008 |
NKTH Apponyi Albert (Mecenatúra) grant BOMMRG08 Organization of "Renormalization Group" Bolyai intensive course |
2008-2012 |
OTKA K75172 research grant Correlation functions and finite size effects in two-dimensional quantum field theories |
2012-2017 |
LP2012-50/2012 "Momentum" grant of the Hungarian Academy
of Sciences Statistical Field Theory in Condensed Matter (MTA-BME "Momentum" Statistical Field Theory Research Group) |
2013-2015 |
FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IIF (Marie Curie) grant Project number 330076 "Quantum Quench" Role: scientist-in-charge, host institution: BME |
Other professional activities
2003-2009 | Tutor of the physics section of Bolyai College |
Organization of schools and conferences
International conferences and schools
2003 | EUCLID 2003 Summer School on
Nonperturbative methods in low dimensional integrable models Organizer |
2004 |
6th Bologna Workshop on CFT and Integrable Models Member of Scientific Board |
2006 |
7th Bologna Workshop on CFT and Integrable Models Member of Scientific Board |
2008 |
Bolyai Intensive Course on Renormalization Group Methods in Physics Principal organizer |
2010 |
Workshop on
Time-dependent dynamics and non-equilibrium quantum systems
Organizer |
2011 |
35th Johns Hopkins Workshop on
AdS/CFT and its Applications
Organizer |
2012 |
Zalán Horváth Memorial Workshop
Organizer |
2014 | Workshop on
Finite-size Technology in Low Dimensional Quantum Systems (VII)
Conference on Integrability in Low Dimensional Quantum Systems Organizer |
Organizer of Hungarian Summer Schools on Theoretical Physics
Participation at international schools
1992 | Winter School on Nuclear and Particle Physics, Schladming, Austria |
1992 | Eötvös Graduate School on "Selected
Topics on Quark Confinement",
Budapest, Hungary |
1993 | International School on Astroparticle Physics,
Budapest, Hungary |
1994 | XXXth Karpacz Winter School on "Quantum Groups"
Karpacz, Poland |
1994 | Spring School and Workshop on String Theory,
Gauge Theory and
Quantum Gravity International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy |
1995 | Spring School and Workshop on String Theory,
Gauge Theory and
Quantum Gravity International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy |
1995 | Les Houches Summer School in Theoretical Physics
Session LXIV on "Quantum Symmetries" Les Houches, France |
1997 | Spring School on String Theory, Gauge Theory
and Quantum Gravity
International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy |
1999 | Spring Workshop on String Theory and Related
Matters
International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy |
2001 | Summer School on Low Dimensional Quantum Systems
International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy |