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Personal data
István Elek
name István Elek
year of birth 1956
name of institution
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of Informatics (Announcer of research topic)
ELTE Doctoral School of Earth Sciences (Supervisor)
the share of work in the different doctoral schools. ELTE Doctoral School of Informatics 33%
ELTE Doctoral School of Earth Sciences 67%
accreditation statement submitted to: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Contact details
E-mail address elekmap.elte.hu
phone number +36 1 372-2500/6726
mobile phone number +36 30 949-4516
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 2002
discipline to which degree belongs earth sciences
institution granting the degree Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem (to be translated)
2002 - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
university professor or researcher
2002 - ELTE Informatikai Kar, Térképtudományi és Geoinformatikai Tanszék (research institute, not university)
1992 - ISIS Magyar-Svájci Térinformatikai kft. (research institute, not university)
1990 - Geometria Térinformatikai Rendszerház (research institute, not university)
1982 - SzKFI (research institute, not university)
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 7
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 0
students who obtained their degrees:
Rudolf Szendrei PhD 2014  IDI2-ELTE

students with degree granting in process:
Benedek Simó PhD (2016/08)  DSES1-ELTE
(50%) Roberto Giachetta PhD (2016/08)  IDI2-ELTE
completed course requirement, without degree or degree granting in process:
Máté Cserép (PhD) 2016/08  IDI2-ELTE
  Thesis topic proposals
research area Topological data structures, huge spatial databases, texture based segmentation, modelling of digital evolution,
research field in which current research is conducted computer sciences
earth sciences

Gercsák Gábor, Elek István: Developing map databases: problems and solutions, In: Szerk.: Zentai L, Szerk.: Reyes J Maps for the future: Children, Education and Internet. Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2012. pp. 139-149. (Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography; 5.)
type of document: Part of book/Szaktanulmány (to be translated)
language: English

Elek István, Roden János, Nguyen Thai Binh: Spontaneous emergence of the intelligence in an artificial world, LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE LNCS 7667: (Part V) pp. 703-712.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Elek István : Adatbázisok, térképek, információs rendszerek, Budapest: ELTE Eötvös Kiadó, 181 p.
type of document: Book/Monography
language: Hungarian
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Szendrei Rudolf, Elek István, Fekete István: Automatic Recognition of Topographic Map Symbols Based on Their Textures, LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE 6729: p. 299.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Rudolf Szendrei, Istvan Elek, Matyas Marton: Graph-Based Feature Recognition of Line-Like Topographic Map Symbols, LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE 6729: p. 291.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Elek István: Térképi adatbázisok fejlesztési problémái, GEODÉZIA ÉS KARTOGRÁFIA 63: (10) p. 14.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: Hungarian

Istvan Elek: A Computerized Approach of the Knowledge Representation of Digital Evolution Machines in an Artificial World, LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE 6145: pp. 533-540.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Istvan Elek: Evolutional Aspects of the Construction of Adaptive Knowledge Base, LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE 5551: pp. 1053-1061. Paper 152.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Istvan Elek: Fast Porosity Estimation by Principal Component Analysis, GEOBYTE June: p. 21.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 14
language: English

Istvan Elek: Some Applications of Principal Component Analysis: well to well correlation, zonation, , 1988, GEOBYTE May: p. 46.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 31
language: English
Number of independent citations to these publications:45 
Scientometric data
list of publications and citations
number of scientific publications that meet accreditation criteria:
number of scientific publications:
monographs and professional books:
monographs/books in which chapters/sections were contributed:
scientific publications published abroad that meet the accreditation criteria:
publications not in Hungarian, published in Hungary, meeting the accreditation criteria:
number of independent citations to scientific publications and creative works:
further relevant information regarding accreditation (in Hungarian)
A Geobyte-ban megjelent munkáimra hivatkozik Doveton:"Geologic Log Analysis Using Computer Methods" című könyve, Kansas Geological Survey University of Kansas, valamint több helyen a legnagyobb geofizikai tudományos kutató vállalkozás, az Ocean Drilling Project tudományos jelentése. Tagja vagyok a International Conference of Aritificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition című amerikai konferencia International Committejének, és a Journal of Intelligent Systems folyóirat szerk. bizottságának (to be translated)

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