SANDOR SZABO

BIOGRAPHICAL DATA

Name: | Sandor Szabo |

Place of birth: | Budapest, Hungary |

Citizenship: | Hungarian |

Languages: | Hungarian, English, Russian |

Office address: | Department of Mathematical Analysis |

Office telephone: | +36-1- 463 2324 |

Fax: | +36-1- 463 3172 |

Email: | sszabo@math.bme.hu (official) |

Home page: | http://math.bme.hu/~sszabo (official) |

EDUCATION

- Ph. D. in theoretical mathematics

- Eötvös Loránd University of Arts and Sciences, Budapest, 2000
- Thesis: On the Norm Convergence of Weighted Interpolation Processes
- Advisor: Prof. József Szabados

- Ph. D. student in theoretical mathematics

- Eötvös Loránd University of Arts and Sciences, Budapest, 1995 - 1998
- Advisor: Prof. József Szabados

- Secondary School Teacher in Mathematics (M. Sc.)

- Eötvös Loránd University of Arts and Sciences, Budapest, 1988

- M. Sc. in theoretical mathematics

- Eötvös Loránd University of Arts and Sciences, Budapest, 1984
- Thesis: Analytical Number Theoretical Functions
- Advisor: Prof. Gábor Halász (Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

PROGRAMMING SKILLS

Maple (Computer Algebra System)

HTML5, CSS3, Javascript (Processing.js, jQuery.js)

Google Office (Drive, Docs, Calendar, Presentation, Spreadsheet)

LaTeX

KNOWLEDGE OF LANGUAGES

Hungarian: native

English: intermediate (upper)

Russian: basic (math text)

German: I learned one year when I was student.

EMPLOYMENT

2000 - | Assistant Professor Department of Mathematical Analysis, Budapest University of Technology and Economics |

1998 - 2000 | Assistant Lecturer Department of Mathematical Analysis, Budapest University of Technology and Economics |

1984 - 1989 | Programmer |

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Courses for engineering, physics and mathematics students on linear algebra, one- and multivariable analysis, vector analysis, differential equations, numerical methods (using Matlab and Maple), measure theory, complex function theory, basic linear algebra and analysis in English for foreign students.

Topology (based on the book J. Munkres, Topology),

Equations of Mathematical physics (based on the books A.F. Nikiforov and V.B. Uvarov, Special Functions of Mathematical Physics, and R.K. Nagle, E.B. Saff and A.D. Snider, Fundamentals of Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems),

Maple in Applications (solutions of exercises from a problem book).

Lecture notes, web pages, blogs, Maple worksheets.

ACADEMIC ACTIVITY

Professional

- Member of János Bolyai Mathematical Society, Hungary
- Associated Member of Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics 2006-2010
- Referee for J. of Approximation Theory, Acta Math. Hungar.

Student

Aaron Biokanyo, 2008 - 2009, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary, passed final Ph.D. exam.

ORGANIZATION OF CONFERENCES

Potential Theory, Summer School, Szeged, July 7 - 11, 2003

CONFERENCES

2011 | Péter Vértesi is 70, Workshop, Budapest, Hungary |

2008 | Conference on Approximation Theory, Budapest, Hungary |

2005 | Constructive Function Theory, Varna, Bulgaria |

2004 | Functional Analysis and Approximation Theory, Maratea, Italy |

2004 | Summer School in Potential Theory, Kecskemét, Hungary |

2003 | Summer School in Potential Theory, Szeged, Hungary |

2002 | Constructive Function Theory, Varna, Bulgaria |

2000 | Workshop on Analysis, Budapest, Hungary |

1999 | Functions, Series, Operators, Alexits Memorial Conference, Budapest, Hungary |

1996 | Approximation and Optimization, Cluj-Napoca, Romania |

1995 | Approximation Theory and Function Series, Budapest, Hungary |

RESEARCH

My fields of interest include approximation theory, special functions, differential equations, topology.

My recent research is about the solutions of the generalized hypergeometric differential equations.

Grants

2001-2004 Békésy György postdoctoral grant

2000-2003 OTKA (Hungarian), Methods of approximation theory and its applications

2000-2003 OTKA (Hungarian), Research in interpolation and approximation theory