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Gábor Horváth
name Gábor Horváth
name of institution
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of Physics (Academic staff member)
ELTE Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences (Core member)
(discipline) Habilitation Comittee
MATE Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences (Academic staff member)
the share of work in the different doctoral schools. ELTE Doctoral School of Physics 15%
ELTE Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences 75%
MATE Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences 5%
ELTE DSES2-ELTE (discipline) Habilitation Comittee 5%
accreditation statement submitted to: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Contact details
E-mail address gharago.elte.hu
phone number +36 27 345-329
mobile phone number +36 30 646-4371
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 1991
discipline to which degree belongs physics
institution granting the degree Eötvös Loránd University
scientific degree, title CSc
year degree was obtained 1994
discipline to which degree belongs physics
institution granting the degree HAS
scientific degree, title Habilitation
year degree was obtained 2002
discipline to which degree belongs physics
institution granting the degree Eötvös University
scientific degree, title DSc
year degree was obtained 2006
discipline to which degree belongs physics
institution granting the degree HAS
Employment
1993 - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
university professor or researcher
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 12
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 10
students who obtained their degrees:
(50%) Ádám Pereszlényi PhD 2021  DSES2-ELTE
(50%) Alexandra Farkas PhD 2019  DSES2-ELTE
(50%) Dénes Száz PhD 2019  DSP2-ELTE
Miklós Blahó PhD 2016  DSP2-ELTE
Ádám Egri PhD 2014  DSP2-ELTE
Ramón Hegedüs PhD 2009  DSP2-ELTE
András Pál Barta PhD 2008  DSP2-ELTE
Balázs Bernáth PhD 2006  
István Pomozi PhD 2002  
József Gál PhD 2002  

completed course requirement:
(50%) Ádám Pereszlényi (PhD) 2018/08  DSES2-ELTE
  Thesis topic proposals
Research
research area Environmental optics. Optics of the eye and visual environment of animals and humans. Polarization patterns in nature. Polarization vision. Polarimetry. Sensory biophysics. Polarized light pollution
research field in which current research is conducted physics
environmental sciences
Publications
2018

Horváth Gábor, Pereszlényi Ádám, Száz Dénes, Barta A, Jánosi Imre Miklós, Gerics B, Åkesson S: Experimental evidence that stripes do not cool zebras, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 8: (1) 9351
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 7
language: English
URL 
2018

Bruce A Robertson, Isabel A Keddy-Hector, Shailab D Shrestha, Leah Y Silverberg, Clara E Woolner, Ian Hetterich, Gábor Horváth: Susceptibility to ecological traps is similar among closely related taxa but sensitive to spatial isolation., ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 135: (1) pp. 77-84.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 8
language: English
URL 
2017

Gábor Horváth, Tamás Szörényi, Ádám Pereszlényi, Balázs Gerics, Ramón Hegedüs, András Barta, Susanne Åkesson: Why do horseflies need polarization vision for host detection? Polarization helps tabanid flies to select sunlit dark host animals from the dark patches of the visual environment., ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE 4: (11) 170735
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 5
language: English
URL 
2017

Ádám Egri, Dénes Száz, Alexandra Farkas, Ádám Pereszlényi, Gábor Horváth, György Kriska: Method to improve the survival of night-swarming mayflies near bridges in areas of distracting light pollution., ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE 4: (11) 171166
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 6
language: English
URL 
2016

Száz Dénes, Mihályi Dávid, Farkas Alexandra, Egri Ádám, Barta András, Kriska György, Robertson Bruce, Horváth Gábor: Polarized light pollution of matte solar panels: Anti-reflective photovoltaics reduce polarized light pollution but benefit only some aquatic insects., JOURNAL OF INSECT CONSERVATION 20: (4) pp. 663-675.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 10
language: English
URL 
2009

Horvath G, Kriska G, Malik P, Robertson B: Polarized light pollution: a new kind of ecological photopollution, FRONTIERS IN ECOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT 7: (6) pp. 317-325.
type of document: Journal paper/Review paper
number of independent citations: 108
language: English
URL 
2004

Horváth Gábor, Varjú Dezső: Polarized light in animal vision : polarization patterns in nature, Springer-Verlag Wien
type of document: Book/Monography
number of independent citations: 321
language: English
URL 
2002

Horvath G, Barta A, Gal J, Suhai B, Haiman O: Ground-based full-sky imaging polarimetry of rapidly changing skies and its use for polarimetric cloud detection, APPLIED OPTICS 41: (3) pp. 543-559.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 87
language: English
URL 
2001

Pomozi I, Horvath G, Wehner R: How the clear-sky angle of polarization pattern continues underneath clouds: full-sky measurements and implications for animal orientation, JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 204: (17) pp. 2933-2942.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 156
language: English
1998

Kriska G, Horvath G, Andrikovics S: Why do mayflies lay their eggs En masse on dry asphalt roads? Water-imitating polarized light reflected from asphalt attracts Ephemeroptera, JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 201: (15) pp. 2273-2286.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 155
language: English
Number of independent citations to these publications:863 
Scientometric data
list of publications and citations
number of scientific publications that meet accreditation criteria:
371
number of scientific publications:
364
monographs and professional books:
9
monographs/books in which chapters/sections were contributed:
9 
scientific publications published abroad that meet the accreditation criteria:
194
publications not in Hungarian, published in Hungary, meeting the accreditation criteria:
22
number of independent citations to scientific publications and creative works:
3534
further relevant information regarding accreditation (in Hungarian)
TEXT-BOOKS Horváth G, Farkas A, Kriska Gy (2016) A poláros fény környezetoptikai és biológiai vonatkozásai. ELTE Eötvös Kiadó, Budapest Horváth G (2009) Biomechanika. tankönyv, 3. kiadás, ELTE Eötvös Kiadó, Budapest Horváth G (2004) Biooptika. tankönyv, ELTE Eötvös Kiadó, Budapest HUNGARIAN PATENTS Napelemes bögölycsapda (7626R/wg) 2011 Polarizációs felhődetektor (P1100482) 2011 Poláros fényszennyezés csökkentése (P-6750R) 2010 Polarizációs bögölycsapda (P-07-00104) 2009

 
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