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Curriculum Vitae 

Studies and scientific degrees:
  • 1973-74: Eötvös University of Budapest (Physics)
  • 1975: One semester at the State University of St. Petersburg (Differential Geometry, Relativity)
  • 1975-78: Eötvös University of Budapest (Physics)
  • 1978: Master's Degree of Physics (The title of the diploma work: Fiber Bundles in Gauge Theories)
  • 1978-1980: Eötvös University of Budapest (Philosophy)
  • 1983: Two months summer school in Les Houches (Relativity, Groups and Topology)
  • 1985: Ph.D. degree of physics, Eötvös University of Budapest
  • 1985: "Candidate of Physical Sciences" degree from the HAS (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)  (Title of dissertation: Quantum Geometro-dynamics)
  • 2004: Habilitation degree of philosophy, Eötvös University of Budapest.
  • 2005: Doctor of Science (philosophy), Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Title of dissertation: Chance, Causality and Determinism in Physics)
Positions: Visiting fellowships: Memberships:
  • 1990-92: Organizing Committee, International Quantum Structures Association
  • 1992-96: Nominating Committee, International Quantum Structures Association
  • 1999-2003 : Executive Committee, International Union of History and Philosophy of Science, Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science
  • 2005-2009: Bolyai Fellowship Advisory Board (in philosophy), Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 2007- : Member of the European Philosophy of Science Association
  • 2011- : The president of the Hungarian National Committee of Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science (International Union of History and Philosophy of Science)
The journals I have reviewed papers for include:
  • Australasian Journal of Philosophy
  • The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
  • Elpis
  • Erkenntnis
  • European Journal for Philosophy of Science
  • Foundations of Physics
  • International Journal of Theoretical Physics
  • International Studies in the Philosophy of Science
  • Journal for General Philosophy of Science
  • Journal of Mathematical Physics
  • Magyar Filozófiai Szemle
  • Philosophia
  • Physics Letters A
  • Science & Education
  • Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics
  • Synthese
  • Theoria
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