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04/05/2014: József Pelikán, retired associate professor of the
Department of Algebra and Number Theory, in recognition
of his work in the International Mathematical Olimpiad
of several decades,
received
the Paul Erdős Award of the World Federation of
National Mathematics Competitions.

03/14/2014: Miklós Simonovits, formerly professor of the Analysis
and Computer Science departments, currently external associate, received the Széchenyi Price.

03/04/2014: Our PhD student, Sándor KisfaludiBak won IBM's 1year
Ph.D. Fellowship Award, which was distributed among 70 students (13 in Europe).

12/18/2013: A Bolyai Társulat Szele Tiboremlékérmét kapta Szőnyi Tamás,
a Számítógéptudományi Tanszék professzora.

11/22/2013: P. Kovács Katalin,
associate professor of the Department of Algebra and Number Theory, passed away.

09/22/2013: Institute
excursion
to NagyKopasz hill.

08/22/2013: A Magyar Érdemrend középkeresztje
kitüntetést
kapta korábbi oktatónk, Hajnal András.

08/05/2013: Ervin Fried, professor emeritus of the Department of Algebra and
Number Theory, passed away.

06/10/13: Balázs Szegedy, a former student of our Institute
won a fellowship of the of the Momentum Program of the Hungarian
Academy of Sciences, aiming to put a halt to the emigration
of talented young researchers.

05/08/2013: Éva Tardos, former member of the Department of Computer Science, has been elected both a
member of the
National Academy of Sciences and
external member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

2013.05.02: Szőnyi Tamás és kutatótársai elnyerték a Magyar Tudományos
Akademia által támogatott, egyetemi kutatócsoportok létrehozására kiírt
pályázatot.

2013.04.26: A Társadalmi Megújulás Operatív Program részeként
megvalósuló
NemzetiKiválóság Program keretébe Apáczai Csere János Doktoranduszi
Ösztöndíjban részesült Csörgő Gábor, (TTK, Matematika Doktori
Iskola,
MTAELTE NumNet Kutatócsoport) tagja.
A díj célja a kiemelkedő tudományos eredményeket felmutató
doktoranduszok
további kutatási tevékenységének és szakmai fejlődésének
támogatása.

04/21/2013: Our students finished OTDK at:
Extra praise: Balázs Szalkai, Imre Fekete(MSc).
1st: Tibor András Backhausz, Dániel Nagy, Gergő Nemes(MSc).
2nd: Csaba Nagy(MSc). 3rd: László Varga.
Praise: Ákos Matszangosz.

04/16/2013: Balázs Szegedy, our former student and doctoral student received
CoxeterJames Prize
of the Canadian Mathematical Society to be given to young mathematicians
who have made outstanding contributions in mathematical research.

04/05/2013: Az OTDK Tanulás és TanításmódszertaniTudástechnológiai Szekció
Matematikapedagógia alszekciójában Palotay Dorka BSc és Pozsonyi
Enikő BSc (közös dolgozat), illetve Tóth Bettina MSCs hallgatók második díjat kaptak,
Lorászkó Balázs különdíjat kapott.

03/15/2013: György Michaletzky, professor of the Department of Probability
Theory and Statistics, former dean, and Zoltán Sebestyén, professor of the Department of Applied Analysis and
Computational Mathematics, received the Officer's Cross of the
Order of Merit of Hungary (civil division).

03/05/2013: The team mELTEd consisting of the students Tamás Róbert Mezei, Balázs Szalkai,
and Márton Véges working toward a degree in mathematics
won the BeeSmarter 24 hour long
Mobile Programming Team Contest.

02/27/2013: Kristóf Bérczi, Ph.D. student, member of the
Egerváry Group, received the
Youth prize of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

12/21/2012: Péter
Csikvári, assistant professor of the
Department of Computer Science, received the Géza Grünwald
Medal of the Bolyai Society.

11/28/2012: Junior Prima Prize was given to Gábor Kun, researchers assistant of
the Department of Computer Science, in
Hungarian Sciences Category.

11/23/2012: András Prékopa is selected as winner of the 2012
Khachiyan Prize of the INFORMS Optimization Society.

11/06/2012: László Lovász was elected a
fellow of
the American Mathematical Society.

09/01/2012: The President of Hungary appointed Piroska
Csörgő university professor of the Eszterházy Károly College
and Gyula Károlyi at the ELTE, formerly both asoociate professors
at the Department of Algebra and Number Theory.

08/21/2012: László Lovász and Balázs Szegedy received the
Fulkerson Prize
of the Mathematical Programming Society
and the American Mathematical Society for their paper
Limits of dense graph sequences.

08/20/2012: Péter Pál Pálfy
and Tamás Szőnyi, professors of the Departments of Algebra and Number Theory and Computer Science,
repsectively, received the Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary.

5/7/2012: András Máthé,
who was undergraduate (20002005) and graduate (20052008) student
at our Institute received the prestigious
Banach Prize
for his Ph. D. thesis
written under the supervision of Miklós Laczkovich.

6/21/2012: A reception was given in honor of Endre Szemerédi,
laureate of the 2012 Abel prize, alumnus of ELTE.
Welcome speeches were given by Barna Mezey, president of ELTE,
György Michaletzky, dean of faculty of natural sciences, László Lovász,
András Hajnal, András Sárközy, Miklós Simonovits, and András Frank.

5/25/2012: A project of our Institute entitled of "Differential equations in numerical analysis and in the theory
of big networs" won a competition of MTA. More details...

5/1/2012: László Lovász, professor of the department of Computer Science,
is elected a member
of the National Academy of Sciences.

3/21/2012: Our former student (1960–1965), Endre Szemerédi received the Abel Prize!

1/19/2012: Róbert Freud, associate professor of the Department
of Algebra and Number Theory, received the
János Apáczai Csere Prize,
on the occasion of Day of Hungarian Culture.

12/16/2011: Ádám Besenyei,
assistant professor of the Department
of Applied Analysis and Computational Mathematics,
received the Géza Grünwald Medal of the Bolyai Society;
Marianna Nagy,
assistant of the Department of Operations Research,
received the Gyula Farkas Prize of the Bolyai Society.

12/02/2011: Junior Prima Prize was given to
Katalin Gyarmati, assistant professor of
the Department of Algebra and Number Theory, in
Hungarian Sciences Category, and Gergely Tassy, in
Teaching Category.

10/27/2011:
The Commemorative Placket of the 30th National Science
Circle Conference was given to Katalin Munkácsy, associate professor
of the Mathematics Teaching and Education Centre,
by the Presidium of the National Science Circle Council.

09/07/2011: The Hungarian Academy of Sciences launched a call for fundings
of research groups for the next 5 years. Of the 164 groups which applied,
42 received support.
Among the three research groups that are supported in mathematics, is the
Egerváry Research Group on
Combinatorial Optimization of our Institute.

08/25/2011: On the International Mathematics
Competition for University Students 2011, held in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria,
László Miklós Lovász reached the second best score and received Grand First
Prize. Of the other members of our team, Dániel Korándi, Dániel Nagy,
and István Tomon also received First Prize, while Csaba Nagy Second Prize.
Our team reached the third place after the Jagiellonian University,
Krakow and the Taras Shevcehnko National University, Kyiv. The team was
led by Péter Pál Pach. Selection and coaching of team members was done
by Tamás Keleti and Géza Kós.
