Vilmos Fulop was born in Hungary in 1961. He received his M.S. degree in chemistry and his Ph.D. degree in chemical crystallography (summa cum laude) at the Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest, Hungary, in 1985 and 1989, respectively. He was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics, University of Oxford. After that, he got his eight years Royal Society University Research Fellowship in 1996. In 1998, he moved to the Department of Biological Science, University of Warwick, where he is a Professor of structural biology. Professor Fulop's main expertise is at the area of protein crystallography. His recent research has been concentrated on metalloproteins with a special emphasis on haem containing enzymes and on proteolytic/metabolic enzymes. He has also been actively serving on various crystallographic professional organisations in recent years.
Biography Updated on 2 April 2009