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physicist

Attila Virosztek, Hungarian physicist. Recipient Young Scientist award Council Center Research Institute for Physics, 1985, Young Scientist award Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1992, Research prize Research Institute for Solid State Physics, 1993, physics prize Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1996. Member American Physical Society, Hungarian Physical Society (Karoly Novobatzky prize 1991).

Background

Virosztek, Attila was born on June 9, 1958 in Ujszasz, Hungary. Son of Sandor and Ilona (Borbas) Virosztek.

Education

Bachelor of Science/Master of Science, Eotvos University, Budapest, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Eotvos University, Budapest, 1985.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1985-1988, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1988-1990. Scientific advisory Research Institute for Solid State Physics, Budapest, since 1990. Professor physics Technology University Budapest, 1995—2001, deputy director, institute physics, since 2001.

Visiting scientist Max Planck Institute, Stuttgart, Germany, 1986-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 100 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Physical Society, Hungarian Physical Society (Karoly Novobatzky prize 1991).

Connections

Married Katalin Erdosi, July 7, 1984. Children: Daniel, Tamas.

father:
Sandor Virosztek

mother:
Ilona (Borbas) Virosztek

spouse:
Katalin Erdosi

children:
Tamas Virosztek

Daniel Virosztek