CURRICULUM VITAE Péter Csathó Born in February 8, 1955, in Nagyvarsány, NE-Hungary. Graduated from the University of Agricultural Sciences, Gödöllo, Hungary, as an agronomist in 1981. Since 1981, works for the Institute for Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Centre for Agricultural Research, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary (former name: Research Institute for Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Hungarian Academy of Sciences) Candidate of Sciences (Ph.D.):1994 (Senior researcher); Doctor of Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences: 2004 (Scientific Advisor). Field of interest: Soil fertility-, plant nutrition-, and agro-environmental aspects related research. Co-editor: 2 Hungarian books; author or co-author: 1 book, 40 book chapters (4 in English); 3 textbooks; 115 scientific papers, (58 in English); 104 proceedings papers, (61 in English); 63 scientific-popular papers. Cumulative IF: 14,8; Citations: 685, (272 in SCI journals or books). 2008: Hungarian Innovation Grand Prize, 2007; 2000-2003: Széchenyi Professional Scholarship Csathó, P., Árendás, T. and Németh, T. 1998. New, environmentally friendly fertiliser advisory system, based on the data set of the Hungarian long-term field trials set up between 1960 and 1995. Commun. in Soil Sci. and Plant Anal. 29. 2161-2174. Csathó, P. et al. 2007. Agriculture as a source of phosphorus causing eutrophication in Central and Eastern Europe. Soil Use and Management, 23 (Suppl. 1): 36-56. Csathó, P. and Radimszky, L. 2009. Two worlds within EU27: sharp contrasts in organic and mineral NP use, NP balances and soil P status. Widening and deepening gap between Western and Central Europe. Commun. in Soil Sci. and Plant Anal. 40: 999-1019.
Biography Updated on 18 October 2012