Short bio

Born in 1959; MSc in Chemistry, Eötvös University, Budapest, 1983; MSc in Applied Mathematics, Eötvös University, Budapest, 1988; PhD in Physical Chemistry, Eötvös University, Budapest, 1988; CSc in Chemistry, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1990; DSc, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 2004; Dr. habil., Eötvös University, Budapest, 2005; Erdös number=4 .

 

Research Fellow in the Central Research Institute for Chemistry, Budapest, 1983-95; Visiting Research Fellow to the School of Chemistry, The University of Leeds, UK, 1990-92, 1994-95; Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Physical Chemistry, Eötvös University (ELTE), 1995-1999; Associate Professor at the Department of Physical Chemistry, Eötvös University (ELTE), 1999-2007; Professor of Chemistry at the Institute of Chemistry, Eötvös University (ELTE), 2007-


Current assignments

Director of the Institute of Chemistry of ELTE (2015-2018)
Head of the Chemical Kinetics Laboratory of ELTE (2006- )
Head of the Environmental Chemistry Program of the
                                    Environmental Science Doctoral School of ELTE (2009- )
Chair of the Hungarian Section of the Combustion Institute (2011- )
Chair of the Reaction Kinetics and Photochemistry Working Group
                                    of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2008- )
Member of the Hungarian Section of the World Petroleum Council (2012- )
Member of the Editorial Board of the Proceedings of the Combustion Institute
                                    (2013-2018)


Previous assignments

Secretary of the Reaction Kinetics and Photochemistry Working Group
                                                                of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (1992-2008)
ACH Models in Chemistry, Member of the Editorial Board (1994-2000)
International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, Member of the Editorial Board (2004-2006)
ELTE Institute of Chemistry, Vice Director for Science (2008-2012)
Representative in the General Assembly of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2007-2013)
Member of the Hungarian Scientific Research Fund OTKA
                                                                            "Chemistry 1" Evaluation Panel (2012-2014)


 


Family


My wife Edit and my kids Zsofia and Andras.



Publications

 

  


Tamás Turányi
Chemical Kinetics Laboratory
Institute of Chemistry
Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Address: 1117 Budapest
Pázmány Péter sétány 1/A, Hungary
Phone: +36-1-372-2500 ext. 1109
Fax: +36-1-372-2592
e-mail: turanyi@chem.elte.hu