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meteorologist , researcher , Science administrator

Ernö Mészáros, Hungarian meteorologist, researcher, science administrator. Recipient Silver medal Order of Labor Presidential Council Hungary, 1976, Gold medal Order of Labor, 1982, ProNatura award national Environmental Agency, 1987.


Mészáros, Ernö was born on April 12, 1935 in Budapest, Hungary. Son of Lajos and Julianna (Gréci) Mészáros.


Degree in meteorology, L. Eötvös University, Budapest, 1957. Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), L. Eötvös University, Budapest, 1961. Doctor Earth Sciences, Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1970.

Doctor hockey club, University Bretagne Occidente, Brest, France, 1983.


Research scientist Aerol. Observatory of National Meteorological Service, Budapest, 1957-1964, head division, 1964-1971. Deputy director Institute Atmospheric Physics, 1971-1976, director, 1976-1990.

Research professor, since 1992. Professor University Vesprèm, since 1992. President science Magyar Tudományos Akadémia, Budapest.

Principal Training Center World Meterol. Organization on Air Pollution Monitoring, Budapest, 1978-1993.


  • Avocations: French literature, jazz.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Atmospheric Chemistry, 1981, Global and Regional Changes in Atmospheric Composition, 1993, (manual) Air Pollution Monitoring, 1985. Author, editor: Physical Meteorology, 1982. Co-author: Atmospheric Particles and Nuclei, 1991.

      Contributor author: Environmental Warfare, 1984, Atmospheric Aciditiy, 1992.


Member Hungarian Academy of Sciences (chairman environmental committee 1978, vice president department earth science since 1985, Academy prize 1979), Meteorological Society Hungary (science board since 1980, medallion 1975), European Association for Science of Air Pollution (vice president 1985), Academia Europaeae.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: French literature, jazz.


Married Ágnes Nagy, August 5, 1957 (deceased June 1986). 1 child, Lörinc; married Ágnes Molnár, December 10, 1994.

Lajos Mészáros

Julianna (Gréci) Mészáros

Ágnes Nagy

Ágnes Molnár

Lörinc Mészáros