István Faragó graduated in applied mathematics from Kiev State University, Soviet Union, in 1974, and received the Ph.D. degree from Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary, in 1985. Since 1990, he has been an Associate Professor at the Department of Applied Analysis and Computational Mathematics at Eotvos Lorand University. He has been the Head of the department since 2005. Since 2004, he has been the Vice Director of the Institute of Mathematics. He is also heading a research team working in the area of numerical methods. He received the Farkas Gyula Prize in 1977, the Pro Scientia Honor in 2003, and the Szechenyi Istvan Scholarship for the period 2001–2004. He was a NATO Advanced Research Workshop Director in 2004. He was leading eight scientific and research projects in applied mathematics. He has one monograph, 65 scientific journal papers, and 36 referred proceeding papers. He was an editor of eight special issues and books. He has 220 citations in 120 scientific publications. He is a Member of the Editorial Boards of the International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering (https://www.inderscience.com/browse/) and the Open Mathematics Journal (http://www.bentham.org/open/tomatj/EBM.htm).
Biography Updated on 8 February 2011