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senior research fellow

phone: +361 309 2600 / ext 1223

fax: +361 319 3137


room: 220-221



Research interest


- Cultural heritage and built environment: archaeometry (mainly glazed ceramics) and building materials (origin, deterioration and conservation)

- Carbonates: mineralogy and geochemistry of carbonates in soils-paleosols, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks

- Economic geology: genetic studies on low- and high-sulphidation type epithermal systems in Hungary

- Archaeometry Research Group



Curriculum Vitae


Born: 1974, Kaposvár


Qualification: geologist


Academic positions:

- 1997-2000: PhD student, Department of Mineralogy, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

- From 2000: researcher, Institute for Geological and Geochemical Research (formerly Institute for Geochemical Research), Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest



- 1997. M.Sc. in Geology, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Title of the M.Sc. thesis: Hydrothermal alterations in the Regéc caldera (Tokaj Mountains, Hungary). Supervisor: Dr. Ferenc Molnár

- 2004. Ph.D. in Petrology-Geochemistry, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Title of the Ph.D. thesis: Palaeogene hydrothermal processes in the Velence Mountains (Hungary). Supervisor: Dr. Ferenc Molnár


Study trips:

- 1998, Japan: Kyushu University, Department of Mining (Fukuoka) and Geological Survey of Japan (Tsukuba)

- 2001, Netherlands: University of Groningen, Centre for Isotope Research (CIO)

- 2000-2007 several short term visits, Germany: University of Tübingen, Department of Geochemistry


Professional activities:
- Hungarian Geological Society, Mineralogy and Geochemistry Section, from 2009-2012: member of the direction

- From 2008: Archaeometry Subcommittee of the Section of Earth Sciences of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, secretary


Awards and scolarships:
-- 1999: Society of Economic Geologists - BHP Student Research Grant

- 2002, 2009: Szádeczky-Kardoss Elemér Award

- 2004-2007: Hungarian Research Fund (OTKA) Postdoctoral Scholarship

- 2010-2012, 2014-2015: János Bolyai Research Scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences





Full list of publications



Selected publications of the last 5 years






Last update: 13 April 2018