Title/Position: Full Professor, Head of the Department of Mathematics and its Applications
Number of years at CEU: 3
Home city/town & country: Budapest, Hungary
What’s your favorite Hungarian food?
Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
What’s your favorite language, whether you speak it or not?
French (I guess, I will never be able to speak it)
What’s your hidden skill or talent?
I can make rice pudding (otherwise I can't cook)
What’s your favorite quote or idiom?
O Man, strive on, strive on, have faith; and trust! (Imre Madach: The tragedy of man)
What do you like to do best on Sundays?
Listen to classical music or rock oldies like Led Zeppelin
Which is your favorite building, park, museum, or public spot in Budapest?
The Buda Castle
What’s your guilty pleasure?
Chocolate (at least 70% cocoa)
What is your favorite or most visited website or blog?
Name one adventure you’d like to have:
Drive a Porsche on a German highway