Curriculum Vitae

 

Name:  Dr. Mihály Pituk

 

Date of Birth: November 5, 1962

 

Place of Birth: Cierna nad Tisou, Czechoslovakia

 

Nationality: Hungarian

 

Home Address: Fáskert u. 6/A,  8200 Veszprém, Hungary

 

Marital Status: married, 3 children

 

Present Employment: Department of Mathematics, University of Pannonia (formerly University of Veszprém), P.O. Box 158, 8201 Veszprém, Hungary;

             Phone:+36 88 624 227, Fax:+36 88 624 521

 E-mail: pitukm@almos.uni-pannon.hu

 

Position:  Professor

 

Education:

            1981-86  Charles University, Prague (Czechoslovakia), Faculty of Mathematics and
               Physics

1986       Diploma in Mathematics, Thesis: Special Solutions of Differential Equations 
   with Small Delays, Supervisor: Professor Jaroslav Kurzweil

1986       University Doctor

 

Scientific Degrees:

1993               C.Sc. (Candidate in Science), Comenius University, Bratislava (Slovakia),

                Thesis: Some Properties of Functional Differential Equations,

    Supervisor: Professor Ján Ohriska

1995        Ph.D., Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

2007        D.Sc. (Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

2008        Dr. habil., Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

 

Positions:

1986-89   Assistant Lecturer, Safárik University, Kosice (Slovakia), Department of
   Mathematical
Analysis,

1989-93   Assistant Professor, Safárik University, Kosice (Slovakia), Department of
   Mathematical
Analysis,

1993-96   Assistant Professor, University of Pannonia(Hungary), Department of
   Mathematics and Computing

1996-08   Associate Professor, University of Pannonia (Hungary), Department of
   Mathematics
and Computing

2008-      Professor, University of Pannonia (Hungary), Department of
   Mathematics
and Computing

 

Teaching Experience:

Lectures:

1992-93    Safárik University, Kosice (Slovakia) – „Introduction to Functional
  Analysis
” for students of mathematics

1993-present, University of Pannonia (Hungary) – „Mathematical Analysis I-II.” for
                students of electrical, technical ,chemical and environmental engineering

Seminars:

            1986-93   Safárik University, Kosice (Slovakia) – „Mathematical Analysis I-III.” for
                            students
of mathematics

            1993-present, University of Pannonia (Hungary) – „Mathematical Analysis I-III.” for
                            students
of electrical, chemical and environmental engineering

 

Language Skills: Hungarian, English, Czech, Slovak, Russian

 

Research Fields: Qualitative theory of delay differential equations and difference equations

 

Number of Publications: 55
in international journals: 50
in conference proceedings: 5

Number of Citations: 483

 

Professional Activities:

Membership in Professional Societies:

1989-1995       Member of the Society of Czechoslovak Mathematicians and Physisists

1993-1997       Member of the Committee of Mathematical Analysis and Applications of the
Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Veszprém

1997-2005       Secretary of the Committee on Mathematical Analysis and Applications of the
Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Veszprém

1998-2000       Member of the Scientific Committee of the Teacher Training Faculty of the University of Pannonia

2001-present   Member of the International Society of Difference Equations

2006-present   President of the Committee on Mathematical Analysis and Applications of the
Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Veszprém

 

Editorial Activity:

Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations and Applications

 

Participation in International Conferences:

Invited talks:

-                Second World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts, Athens, Greece, 1996

-                Third International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Academica Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 1997

-                Sixth Colloquium on the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations, Szeged, Hungary, 1999

-                Third World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts, Catania, Italy, 2000

-                Equadiff 10, Prague, Czech Republic, 2001

-                Colloquium on Differential and Difference Equations, Brno, Czech Republic, 2002

-                Fourth International Conference on Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations, Wilmington, USA, 2002

-                Conference on Differential Equations and Applications, Zilina, Slovakia, 2003

-                Seventh Colloquium on the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations, Szeged, Hungary, 2003

-                Eighth International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Brno, Czech Republic, 2003

-                Fourth World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts, Orlando, Florida, USA, 2004

-                Equadiff 11, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, 2005

-                Progress on Difference Equations, Homburg, Germany, 2006

-                The Sixth AIMS International Conference on Dynamic Systems and Differential Equations, Poitiers, France, 2006,

-                Minisymposium on Difference Equations, Okayama University of Science, Okayama, Japan 2006

-                11th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Kyoto, Japan, 2006

-                Progress on Difference Equations, Salzburg, Austria, 2007

-                Eighth Colloquium ont he Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations, Szeged, Hungary, 2007

-                Conference on Differential Equations and Applications dedicated to the 75th birthday of Professor Miklós Farkas, Budapest, Hungary, 2007

-                International Conference on Dynamical Methods and Mathematical Modelling, Valladolid, Spain, 2007

-                Progress on Difference Equations, Laufen, Germany, 2008

-                International Conference on Boundary Value Problems and Mathematical Models in Engineering, Biology and Medicine, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 2008

-                7th ISAAC Congress, Imperial College London, July 13-18, 2009

-                EQUADIFF 12, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, July 20-24, 2009

-                Symposium in honour of László Simon, May 20, 2010, Department of Applied Analysis and Computational Mathematics at the Institute of Mathematics of Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest

-                8th AIMS International Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, May 25-28, 2010, Dresden, Germany

-                Research Workshop on Stability, Bifurcation and Chaos in Finite and Infinite Dimension, June 29-30, 2010

-                Functional Differential Equations, research Workshop of the Israel Science Foundation, Ariel, Israel, September 29- September 2, 2010

-                Progress on Difference Equations, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland, May 22-27, 2011

-                Future Directions in Difference Equations: Universidade de Vigo, Spain, June 13-17, 2011

-                9th Colloquium on the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations, University of Szeged, Hungary, June 28-July 1, 2011

-                Infinite-Dimensional Dynamical Systems with Time Delays, Thematic Session of the 6th European Congress of Mathematics, Krakow, Poland, July 2-7, 2012

 

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Contributed talks:

-                Equadiff 8, Bratislava, Slovakia, 1993

-                First International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 1994

-                International Conference on Differential Equations with Applications to Biology and to Industry, Claremont, California, USA, 1994

-                International Congress of Mathematicians, Zürich, Switzerland, 1994

-                Second Marrakesh International Conference on Differential Equations, Marrakesh, Marocco, 1995

-                Second International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Veszprém, Hungary, 1995

-                Conference on Dynamical Systems in Biology and Medicine, Veszprém, Hungary, 1996

-                Fifth Colloquium on the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations, Szeged, Hungary, 1996

-                Equadiff 9, Brno, Czech Republic, 1997

-                Fourth International Conference on Difference Equations, Poznan, Poland, 1998

-                Boruvka Mathematical Symposium, Brno-Valtice, Czech Republic, 1999

-                Conference on Functional Differential and Difference Equations, Lisboa, Portugal, 1999

-                International Conference on Nonlinear Analysis and Functional Differential Equations, Voronezh, Russia, 2000

-                Colloquium on Differential and Difference Equations, Brno, Czech Republic, 2000

-                Sixth International Conference on Difference Equations, Augsburg, Germany, 2001           

-                International Conference on Delay  Differential and Difference Equations with Applications, Veszprém, Hungary, 2003

-                International Conference on Difference Equations, Special Functions and Applications, Munich, Germany, 2005

-                Colloquium on Differential and Difference Equations, Brno, Czech Republic, 2006

-                12th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Lisbon, Portugal, 2007

-                International Conference on Differential and Difference Equations, Veszprém, Hungary, 2008

-                14th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Istanbul, Turkey, 2008

-                International Conference on Differential and Difference Equations and Applications, Azores University, Portugal, July 4-8, 2011

-                18th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Barcelona, Spain, July 22-27, 2012

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Organizing Conferences:

Secretary of the Organizing Committee of the Second International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, Veszprém (Hungary), August 7-11, 1995

 

Co-Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the International Conference on Delay Differential and Difference Equations with Applications, Veszprém (Hungary), August 25-29, 2003 and Guest Editor of the Special Issue of the Journal “Functional Differential Equations” containing the Conference Proceedings

Co-Chairman of the Organizing Committee of „International Conference on Delay Differential and Difference equations and Applications, July 15-19, 2013, Balatonfüred, Hungary”

 

Research Grants:

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Modelling of Continuous Processes” of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Principal researcher: Ján Jakubík, Grant No. GA SAV 365/92, period: 1992-1993.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Differential Equations” of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Principal researcher: Ján Ohriska, Grant No. GA SAV 1468/95, period: 1993-1994.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Qualitative Properties of Functional Differential Equations with Applications” of the Hungarian Ministry of Education, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. 205-0492, period: 1994-1995.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in the Theory of Differential Equations with Applications” of the Hungarian National Foundation for Scientific Research, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. T 019846, period: 1996-1999.

 

Principal researcher of the Research Grant „Asymptotic Behavior of the Solution of Differential and Difference Equations” of the Hungarian National Foundation for Scientific Research, Grant No. F023772, period: 1997-2000.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Qualitative Properties of the Solutions of Delay Differential and Difference Equations” of the Hungarian Ministry of Education, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. FKFP 1024/1997, period: 1997-2000.

 

Principal researcher of the János Bolyai Research Grant of the Hungarian Academy of  Sciences, period: 1998-2001.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Qualitative and Quantitative Theory of Differential and Difference Equations with Applications in Population Dynamics” of the Hungarian National Foundation for Scientific Research, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. T 31935, period: 2000-2003.

 

2-months’ Research Grant of the German Academic Exchange Service at the University of Bremen, Germany, 2002.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Qualitative Theory of Differential and Difference Equations with Applications” of the Hungarian National Foundation for Scientific Research, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. T 046929, period: 2004-2007

 

Hungarian coordinator of the Hungarian-Spanish bilateral project „Delay Differential and Difference Equations with Applications” within the framework of the Intergovernmental Science and Technology Cooperation Programme, Grant No. E-8/04, 2005-2006.

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Theory of Differential and Difference Equations and their Applications” of the Hungarian National Foundation for Scientific Research, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. K 73274, period: 2008-2011

 

Collaborating researcher of the Research Grant „Qualitative Properties of Differential and Difference Equations” of the Hungarian National Foundation for Scientific Research, Principal researcher: István Győri, Grant No. K101217, period: 2011-2014

 

Prizes:

Prize of the President of the Charles University, Prague, 1986

 

The János Bolyai Plaque of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 2002

 

The Award  The Best Paper on Difference Equations 2002” of the International Society of Difference Equations, 2003 (for the paper „M. Pituk: More on Poincaré’s and Perron’s theorems for difference equations, Journal of Difference Equations and Applications 8 (2002), 201-216.”)

 

The Award “Researcher of the Year 2005” in mathematics and natural sciences given by the Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Veszprém, 2005

 

The Attila Sebestyén Plaque of the University of Pannonia, 2008

 

The Award “Pro Educatione Informaticae” of the University of Pannonia, 2011