Dr. János Demetrovics
Born: September 26, 1946 Püspökladány, Hungary
Diploma in Mathematics, Moscow State University, 1970.
Recipient of the Géza Grünwald Prize for outstanding results in computer science, given by the J. Bolyai Mathematical Society (1973); Recipient of the Ottó Benedikt Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (1982); Academic Prize, Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (1984); Recipient of the László Kalmár Prize from the John von Neumann Computer Science Society (1990)
Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian
of Sciences, since 1970.
Head of the Informatics Division, CARI (since 1976).
Fields of interest
Discrete mathematics. Database systems and models. Algebraic, combinatorial and logical methods in database systems. Theory of algorithms, complexity. Structural problems of many-valued logics.
Member of the Computer Science Committee and of the
of Mathematics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences from 1979.
Research experience of 20 years, leading several domestic and international research projects
Recent research grants:
Supervising several PhD dissertations. Invited speaker at many international conferences.
Mother tongue: Hungarian; high-level Russian, fluent English
Author or co-author of 180 research papers and 4 books.