Zsolt János Viharos, Ph.D., MBA
Born: June 9, 1973, Keszthely, Hungary
Sex: male; Marital status: single
PhD in Technical Sciences, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, 2000
MBA, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York, 1999
Msc. Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mathematical Engineer, Manufacturing Technology, Technical University of Budapest, 1996
Senior Research Associate of the Research Group on Intelligent Manufacturing and Business Processes, Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (since 1994)
Fields of interest
Intelligent manufacturing processes and systems, holonic manufacturing, distributed production systems, virtual enterprises, quality management, modeling and optimization of production processes and process chains, machine learning techniques, ANNs, hybrid AI techniques and their technical and financial applications, Business Intelligence Tools, Modeling and Simulation, BPR, etc.
- Prize of the Computer and Automation Research Institute Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2001
- Young Researcher Prize of Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2001
- Winner of the scientific forum of the Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1998, 1999
- Certificate of the summer course named "Qualitätssicherung und Qualitätsmanagement für Klein- und Mittelbetriebe", 1995
Mother tongue: Hungarian; medium-level English, German
Author or co-author of more than 30 publications, mostly in English, out of these more than 25 published in refereed journals, books or conference proceedings.
(details on: http://wwwold.sztaki.hu/~viharos/homepage/homepage_VIHAROS.html)