Personal Data
  • Born: June 1, 1976, Budapest, Hungary
  • Marital status: married to Dr. Edit Cséfalvay with one child Réka Viktória (born 2019.)
Education
  • 2016 - Habilitation, Budapest University of Technology and Economics
  • 2010 - Ph.D. in Chemistry, Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • Diploma in Chemical Engineering, 2000, University of Veszprém (Since 2006 University of Pannonia), Veszprém, Hungary.
Professional Affiliationss
  • Head of Department, Department of Chemical and Environmental Process Engineering, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary, 2016 -
  • Vice-head of George A. Doctoral School of Budapest University of Technology and Economics. 2019 -
  • Associate Professor, Department of Chemical and Environmental Process Engineering, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary, 2012 -
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary, 2012 -
  • Assistant Professor, Institute of Chemistry, Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary, 2001 - 2012
Practices
  • 2015 - Senior Research Associate, Department of Biology and Chemistry City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. China (5 weeks)
  • 2014 - Senior Research Associate, Department of Biology and Chemistry City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. China (5 weeks)
  • 2012 - Senior Research Associate, Department of Biology and Chemistry City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. China (6 weeks)
  • 2011 - Senior Research Associate, Department of Biology and Chemistry City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. China (5 weeks)
  • 2010 - Senior Research Associate, Department of Biology and Chemistry City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. China (4 weeks)
  • 2009 - Visiting Scientist, EPFL, Lausanne (1 weeks)
  • 2009 - Senior Research Associate, Department of Biology and Chemistry City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. China (4 weeks)
  • 2007 - Visiting Scientist, BayerMaterialscience – Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany (4 weeks)
  • 2004 - Visiting Scientist, Institut für Technische Chemie – Bereich Chemisch-Physikalische Verfahren, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany, (8 months)
Teaching
  • Chemical Unit Operation at B.Sc. level
  • Chemical and Biochemical Unit Operation at B.Sc. level
  • Green Chemistry and Catalysis at M.Sc. level
  • Chemical Technology at B.Sc. level (University of Pécs)
  • Applied Chemistry at B.Sc. level (University of Pécs)
  • Environmental Benign and Catalytic Processes at M.Sc. level
Current Research Interest
  • Green Chemistry
  • Catalyst design and developments
  • Biomass Conversion
  • Environmentally benign solvents
Publications

Publications and Presentations as of March 1, 2019

Papers: 41, Book chapters: 13, Patents: 1, Plenary lectures: 6, Invited lectures: 14, Invited Seminars: 16,
Conference Presentations: >20

Web of Science citations: 1420 and h-index: 16

Google Scholar citations: 2070, h-index: 18, and i10-index: 28

Link to publications

Organization of Scientific Meetings
  • Co-chair of Green Chemistry Session, 44th International Conference on Coordination Chemistry - ICCC2020, July 6–10, 2020. Rimini, Italy.
  • Organizing Commitee Member, International Conference on Green Chemistry and Technology, November 13-15, 2018, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Organizing Committee Member, Annual Global Experts Meet On Green Chemistry and Engineering, May 7-8, 2018, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Honorary Committee Member, 45th Conference of SSCHE, May 21–25, 2018, Tatranské Matliare, Slovak Republik.
  • Member of Program Commitee, Renewable plant resources: chemistry, technology, medicine" (Renewable Resources RR 2017), September 18 – 22, Russia, 2017.
  • Chair of the Session "Biomass Conversion Technologies", 7th Interantional Symposium on Energy, Manchester, UK, August, 13–17, 2017.
  • Honorary Committee Member – 44th Conference of SSCHE, Demanovska Dolina, Slovak Republik, May 22–26, 2017.
  • Honorary Committee Member – 43rd Conference of SSCHE, Tatranske Matliare, Slovak Republik, May 23-27, 2016.
  • Member of Scientific Committee of the 3rd International Sympoium on the Soai Reaction and Related Topic, September 2-5, 2015, Felsőmocsolád, Hungary
  • Member of Local Organizing Committee – Symposium on Computer Aided Process Design (ESCAPE24), Budapest, Hungary, June 15 – 18, 2014.
  • Co-Chairman, International Symposium on Fluorous Technology (ISoFT’13), June 2–5, Budapest, Hungary, 2013.
  • Member of Local Organizing Committee – XVIth FECHEM Conference on Organometallic Chemistry, Budapest, Hungary, September 5–8, 2005.

Editorial Services

  • Associate Editor, Chemical Papers, 2017 –
  • Member of the International Advisory Board for ChemPlusChem, 2016 -
  • Co-Editor of Valorization of Biomass Based Waste Streams, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 2016.
Honors
  • Excellent Teaching Award, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, 2016.
  • János Bolyai Research Scholarship, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2014.
  • Prize of the Hungarian Chemical Society, 2014.
  • Prize of the Hungarian Chemical Society, 2006.
  • Best Poster Award, International Conference on Green Solvents for Catalysis, October 13-16, 2002, Bruchsal, Germany.
  • Richter Chemical Engineering Award, Gedeon Richter Ltd. and Prof. Antal László Foundation, July 14. 2000.
Membership
  • Hungarian Chemical Society, 2001 -

Professional interests

  •  Transition Metal Chemistry, Catalysis, Computers, CAD design.

Personal Interests

  •  Tennis, Photo, Aquariums, Fishing, Formula-1

Language

  • English
  • German
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