Doctor rerum naturalium, Kossuth University, Debrecen, Hungary, 1975. Doctor of Science, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1991.
Head Institute Physical Chemistry University Debrecen, since 1998. Lady Davis Foundation visiting fellow Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1993, Iberdrola Company visiting fellow University Zaragoza, 1995. Széchenyi distinguished professor Hungarian Ministry Education, 1997-2000.
Member American Chemical Society, Hungarian Chemical Society, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (correspondent member).
Married Zsuzsanna Bardócz (divorced. Married Ágnes Kathó, October 30, 1987. Children: Ferenc, Bálint.