KISS, Tamás

Name: Tamás Kiss, Ph.D.
Address: Theoretical Physics Dept. Wigner RCP, Konkoly-Thege M. út 29-33, Budapest, H-1121, Hungary
Office: KFKI Campus, Building 13, Floor 1, Room 13.
Phone: +36 1 392 2222 x3257
Fax: +36 1 392 2742
Detailed CV (.pdf, 382K)
Qualification: physicist
Position: Senior research fellow
Erdős Number: 4 in a series of Erdős - Rényi - Szentágothai - Érdi - Kiss
2012-2015 Principal Scientist, Pfizer Inc., Groton, CT
2012- Senior research fellow, Wigner Research Centre for Physics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
2008 - 2012 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Pfizer Inc, Global Research and Development, Neuroscience Research Unit, Groton, CT
2007 - 2008 Acting Head of the Department of Biophysics
2007 Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics and its Applications, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
1999 - 2000 Physics teacher at the Klébelsberg Kunó Primary and High School, Budapest, Hungary
1999 - 2012 Research fellow, KFKI RIPNP of the HAS
1998 - 1999 Research assistant, KFKI RIPNP of the HAS


2000 - 2005 PhD course at Eötvös Loránd University on Statistical-, Quantum- and Biophysics (PhD in physics)
1998 - 2001 Physics teacher's training at Eötvös University (BEd in physics)
1995 - 2000 Studies physics at Eötvös Loránd University, specializing in Biophysics and in the Physics of Atoms and Molecules (MSc in physics)
1991 - 1995 Móricz Zsigmond High School, specializing in physics


2009 Travel award for outstanding poster presentation for the Julius Axelrod satellite meeting of SfN 2009, Chicago
2008 Akadémiai Ifjúsági Díj (Young Researchers' Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
2007 Györgyi Géza Díj / Prize
2001 Central Peak Award from the Geilo NATO ASI for Hands on Modeling
1998 3rd prize from Eötvös University at University Scientific Competition, Neurobiology, Simultaneous Theta and Gamma Activity in a Hippocampal Interneuron Network (in Hungarian)


Public Body of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Research interest:

You might be interested in my doctoral thesis (.pdf, 22 KB). Innen letölthető diplomamunkám (.pdf, 1.23 MB), illetve doktori disszertációm (.pdf, 2.14 MB), valamint disszertációm tézisei (.pdf, 24 KB).

Date of birth: May 12, 1977
Place of birth: Budapest, Hungary
Nationality: Hungarian
Marital status: Married (see this page), father of a daughter and a son
Languages: English and French besides Hungarian
Personal homepage:
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