CV - Zoltán Rácz


Personal data:

Born in Dunaharaszti, Hungary, on December 6, 1946.
Married, Éva Meszéna, high school math, physics, and English teacher.
Three children: Miklós (1986), Zsuzsa (1988), and Nóra (1993).
Hungarian citizen.

Address at work:

Institute for Theoretical Physics
Eötvös University
1117 Budapest, Pázmány Péter sétány 1/a
Hungary

Tel.: 36-1-372-2516

Education:

B.Sc. St.Petersburg State University, 1971
Ph.D. in physics, Eötvös University, Budapest, 1973

Thesis:

Nature of the fourth sound in He II
Thesis supervisor: Péter Szépfalusy

Experience:

1973-75         Postdoctoral Fellow, McMaster University, Hamilton
1975-78         Research Associate, Eötvös University
1978-80         Postdoctoral Fellow, McMaster University, Hamilton
1980-83         Senior Research Associate, Eötvös University
1982 Fall         Visiting Associate Professor, Universita degli Studi di Roma 'La Sapienza'
1983-86         Visiting Associate Professor, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby
1986-89         Senior Research Associate, Eötvös University
1989-04         Scientific Advisor, Institute for Theoretical Physics,
                          Eötvös University, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
1989-90         Visiting Professor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
1990-91         Visiting Professor, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby
1991-92         Visiting Professor, Clarkson University, Potsdam
1992 Summer  Visiting Professor, Tohoku University, Sendai
1992-94         Visiting Professor, Virginia Polytechnic Institue and State University, Blacksburg
1997-98         Visiting Fellow, Oxford University, Oxford
1999 Summer    Visiting Professor, Universita degli Studi di Roma 'La Sapienza'
2001 Fall       Visiting Professor, Universite de Paris-Sud, Orsay
2002 Fall       Visiting Professor, Universite de Paris-Sud, Orsay
2003 Fall       Visiting Professor, Universite de Paris-Sud, Orsay
2004-             Research Professor, Institute for Theoretical Physics,
                          Eötvös University, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Teaching:

      Undergraduate and graduate courses in       at the following universities:

Research

Academic awards:

Professional activities

Invited lectures at conferences and schools