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personal data approved: 2023. III. 07.
Personal data
name Attila Kovács
name of institution
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of Informatics (Core member)
Council of the Doctoral School
NKE Doctoral School of Military Engineering (Academic staff member)
the share of work in the different doctoral schools. ELTE Doctoral School of Informatics 90%
NKE Doctoral School of Military Engineering 10%
accreditation statement submitted to: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Contact details
phone number +36 1 209-0555/8449
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 2001
discipline to which degree belongs computer sciences
institution granting the degree Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem (to be translated)
1996 - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
university professor or researcher
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 8
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 8
students who obtained their degrees:
Norbert Tihanyi PhD 2020  IDI2-ELTE
Kristóf Szabados PhD 2019  IDI2-ELTE
Antal László Tátrai PhD 2014  IDI2-ELTE
Péter Burcsi PhD 2009  IDI2-ELTE

completed course requirement:
Ádám István Szűcs (PhD) 2016/08  IDI2-ELTE
Anna Bánsághi (PhD) 2015/08  IDI2-ELTE
Gábor Ványi (PhD) 2016/08  IDI2-ELTE
Izabella Ingrid Farkas (PhD) 2022/08  IDI2-ELTE
Sándor Dobos (PhD) 2016/08  IDI2-ELTE
present PhD students:
Ádám Zlehovszky (PhD) (2024/08)  IDI2-ELTE
hiányos adatú hallgatói:
Bertalan Borsos PhD (2023/08)  IDI2-ELTE
Bence Korpa PhD ()  IDI2-ELTE
  Thesis topic proposals
research area Algorithmic number theory Software quality, testing
research field in which current research is conducted computer sciences

Borsos Bertalan, Kovács Attila, Tihanyi Norbert: Tight upper and lower bounds for the reciprocal sum of Proth primes, RAMANUJAN JOURNAL 59: (1) pp. 181-198.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Szabados Kristóf, Farkas Izabella Ingrid, Kovács Attila: Reproducibility in the technical debt domain, ACTA UNIVERSITATIS SAPIENTIAE INFORMATICA 13: (2) pp. 335-360.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Forgács István, Kovács Attila: Paradigm Shift in Software Testing, MeasureIT Consulting Ltd
type of document: Book/Monography
language: English

Forgács István, Kovács Attila: Practical Test Design, BCS Learning & Development Ltd.
type of document: Book/Monography
number of independent citations: 2
language: English

Kovács Attila, Tihanyi Norbert: Improvements on finding large values of the Riemann zeta function on the critical line, ANNALES UNIVERSITATIS SCIENTIARUM BUDAPESTINENSIS DE ROLANDO EOTVOS NOMINATAE SECTIO COMPUTATORICA 48: (&) pp. 53-64.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Tihanyi N, Kovács A, Kovács J: Computing Extremely Large Values of the Riemann Zeta Function, JOURNAL OF GRID COMPUTING 15: (4) pp. 527-534.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Kovács Attila, Tihanyi Norbert: Efficient computing of n-dimensional simultaneous Diophantine approximation problems, ACTA UNIVERSITATIS SAPIENTIAE INFORMATICA 5: (1) pp. 16-34.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 4
language: English

Germán L, Kovács A: On number system constructions, ACTA MATHEMATICA HUNGARICA 115: (1-2) pp. 155-167.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 11
language: English

Kovács A: Number expansions in lattices, MATHEMATICAL AND COMPUTER MODELLING 38: (7-9) pp. 909-915.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 12
language: English

Kovács A: On the computation of attractors for invertible expanding linear operators in Zk, PUBLICATIONES MATHEMATICAE DEBRECEN 56: (1-2) pp. 97-120.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 13
language: English
Number of independent citations to these publications:42 
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