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personal data approved: 2015. III. 30.
Personal data
name Balázs Székely
year of birth 1965
name of institution
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of Earth Sciences (Supervisor)
ELTE Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences (Supervisor)
the share of work in the different doctoral schools. ELTE Doctoral School of Earth Sciences 70%
ELTE Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences 30%
accreditation statement submitted to: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Contact details
E-mail address bazsolasas.elte.hu
phone number +36 1 372-2500/1768
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 2001
discipline to which degree belongs earth sciences
institution granting the degree University of Tübingen, Germany
scientific degree, title Habilitation
year degree was obtained 2009
discipline to which degree belongs earth sciences
institution granting the degree Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest
Places of employment
2013 - Interdisziplinäres Ökologisches Zentrum, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, NSzK
other (not specified) (Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow)
1995 - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
university professor or researcher
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 3.5
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 1.5
students who obtained their degrees:
(50%) Gábor Kovács PhD 2014  DSES1-ELTE

students with degree granting in process:
András Zámolyi PhD (2015/12)  DSES1-ELTE
present PhD students:
(50%) László Bereczki (PhD) (2017/08)  DSES1-ELTE
(50%) Andrea Raveloson (PhD) (2015/08)  DSES2-ELTE
  Thesis topic proposals
research area geomorphometry, tectonic geomorphology, surface processes modelling, GIS, laser scanning (lidar), archaeometry
research field in which current research is conducted earth sciences
environmental sciences

Székely B, Koma Zs, Karátson D, Dorninger P, Wörner G, Brandmeier M, Nothegger C: Automated recognition of quasi-planar ignimbrite sheets as paleosurfaces via robust segmentation of digital elevation models: an example from the Central Andes, EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES AND LANDFORMS 39: (10) pp. 1386-1399.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 2.695*
number of independent citations: 1
language: English

Ghuffar Sajid, Székely Balázs, Roncat Andreas, Pfeifer Norbert: Landslide displacement monitoring using 3D Range Flow on airborne and terrestrial LiDAR data, REMOTE SENSING 5: (6) pp. 2720-2745.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 2.623
number of independent citations: 6
language: English

Danišík, Martin, Kuhlemann, Joachim, Dunkl, István, Evans, Noreen J., Székely, Balázs, Frisch, Wolfgang: Survival of ancient landforms in a collisional setting as revealed by combined fission track and (U-Th)/He thermochronometry: A case study from Corsica (France), JOURNAL OF GEOLOGY 120: (2) pp. 155-173.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 2.692
number of independent citations: 1
language: English

Petrovszki, Judit, Székely, Balázs, Timár, Gábor: A systematic overview of the coincidences of river sinuosity changes and tectonically active structures in the Pannonian Basin, GLOBAL AND PLANETARY CHANGE 98–99: pp. 109-121.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 3.155
number of independent citations: 4
language: English

Zámolyi A, Székely B, Draganits E, Timár G: Neotectonic control on river sinuosity at the western margin of the Little Hungarian Plain, GEOMORPHOLOGY 122: (3-4) pp. 231-243.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 2.352
number of independent citations: 13
language: English

Ferencz Cs, Bognár P, Lichtenberger J, Hamar D, Tarcsai Gy, Timár G, Molnár G, Pásztor Sz, Steinbach P, Székely B, Ferencz O E, Ferencz-Árkos I: Crop yield estimation by satellite remote sensing, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING 25: pp. 4113-4149.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 1.128
number of independent citations: 47
language: English

Székely B, Karátson D: DEM-based morphometry as a tool for reconstructing primary volcanic landforms: Examples from the Börzsöny Mountains, Hungary, GEOMORPHOLOGY 63: (1-2) pp. 25-37.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 1.591
number of independent citations: 34
language: English

KUHLEMANN J, FRISCH W, SZÉKELY B, DUNKL I, KÁZMÉR M: Post-collisional sediment budget history of the Alps: tectonic versus climatic control., INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EARTH SCIENCES 91: pp. 818-837.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 1.538
number of independent citations: 104
language: English

Kuhlemann J, Frisch W, Dunkl I, Szekely B: Quantifying tectonic versus erosive denudation by the sediment budget: the Miocene core complexes of the Alps, TECTONOPHYSICS 330: (1-2) pp. 1-23.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 1.473
number of independent citations: 67
language: English

Frisch W., Székely B., Kuhlemann J., Dunkl I.: Geomorphological evolution of the Eastern Alps in response to Miocene tectonics, ZEITSCHRIFT FUR GEOMORPHOLOGIE 44: (1) pp. 103-138.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
impact factor: 0.644
number of independent citations: 29
language: English
Number of independent citations to these publications:306 
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monographs and professional books:
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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)
editoral board member: Archeometriai Műhely, Geodetski Vestnik; reviewer: Archeometriai Műhely, Geomorphology, Tectonophysics, Földtani Közlöny, Austrian J. of Earth Sci., Central European Geology, Remote Sensing coordinator of the curriculum development of Bachelor in Geosciences at Eötvös Univ. (2004-2006); memberships: Association of Hungarian Geophysicists (MGE), Chamber of Hungarian Engineers (MMK), European Geosciences Union (EGU), Österreichische Geologische Gesellschaft (ÖGG)

2015. VIII. 26.
ODT ülés
Az ODT következő ülésére 2015. október 9-én kerül sor a Semmelweis Egyetem Szenátusi termében (Bp. Üllői út 26. I. emelet).

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