Varga Péter

Varga Péter

Varga Péter

Telefon: +36 1-248-2204
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Contact: +36 20 472 6569 (GSM),
Address: Institute of Earth Physics and Space Science, Kövesligethy Radó Seismological Observatory,
1112 Budapest, Meredek u. 18.
Research areas: seismicity, history of seismology, planetary geodynamics, deformation and stress fields

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-2022 – bilateral project with University of Stuttgart supported by Humboldt Foundation
-2021 – Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Eötvös wreath)
-2019 – bilateral project with University of Stuttgart supported by Humboldt Foundation
-2016 – invited lecturer at the International Symposium on Geodynamics and Earth Tides
-2016 – bilateral project with University of Stuttgart supported by Humboldt Foundation
-since 2014 lecturing at the Department of Geophysics and Space Sciences ( Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest)
-2012 bilateral project with University of Stuttgart supported by Humboldt Foundation
-since – 2012 research professor (Geodetic and Geophysical Institute, Kövesligethy Radó Seismological Observatory)
-2011, 2013, 2014 – invited lecturer at the General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union
-2010 – invited lectures (Advanced Conference of ICTP-IAE-UNESCO on Seismic Risk Mitigation and Sustainable Development, Trieste; World Academy of Sciences /Inter Academy Partnership Workshop on The Role of Academies in Promoting Regional Cooperation in STI in the Balkans)
-2009 – bilateral project with University of Stuttgart supported by Humboldt Foundation
-2004 – Medal of Honour of the Central European Initiative
-2002 and 2004 – PhDcourses at University of Tehran
-2002 – initiation and start of the construction of the national broadband seismology network
-2001 – habilitation at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics
-2000 – Széchenyi Professor Scholarship
-2000 – Head of the Seismological Survey
-since 1997 design and construction of gravimetric calibration equipment
-1992 – professorship at the University of West Hungary; establishment of the Department of Earth Sciences
-since 1992 carrying out research every two or three years at the University of Stuttgart
-from 1992 to 1998 organization of the Sopron Geodynamic Winter Seminars five times
-1991 – secretary-general of the Central European Committee for Earth Sciences and organization of five international seismological congresses in subsequent years
-1991 – participation in the organization and operation of the Sopron Instrument Centre
-1990 – director of the Geodetic and Geophysical Institute of Hungarian Academy of Sciences
-1990 – Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
-1988 – Humboldt Research Fellowship (University of Stuttgart)
-1987 – scientific vice-president of the Central Geological Office
-1986 – doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
-1985 – Humboldt Research Fellowship (University of Bonn)
-1984 – senior research fellow of Eötvös Loránd Geophysical Institute, construction and operation of strainmeters at the Budapest Geodynamic Observatory (until 1994)
-1982 -1983 Humboldt Research Fellowship (University of Darmstadt)
-1978 – deputy scientific secretary at the Department of Earth Sciences of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
-1975 – candidate of sciences (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
-1970 – scientific associate of the Eötvös Loránd Geophysical Institute
-1967 – 1968 Geophysical expert in Mongolia
-1966 -1995 – gravity earth tide observations (Tihany, Budapest, Sopron, Pécs, Graz, Bonn, Potsdam, Pulkovo, Obninsk, Pécs
-1966 – assistant scientific co-worker of Eötvös Loránd Geophysical Institute
-1966 – MSc in Geophysics, Moscow State University