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István Elek
name István Elek
name of institution
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of Informatics (Academic staff member)
ELTE Doctoral School of Earth Sciences (Supervisor)
the share of work in the different doctoral schools. ELTE Doctoral School of Informatics 33%
ELTE Doctoral School of Earth Sciences 67%
accreditation statement submitted to: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Contact details
E-mail address elekmap.elte.hu
phone number +36 1 372-2500/6726
mobile phone number +36 20 285-9509
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 2002
discipline to which degree belongs earth sciences
institution granting the degree Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem (to be translated)
2002 - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
university professor or researcher
2002 - ELTE Informatikai Kar, Térképtudományi és Geoinformatikai Tanszék (research institute, not university)
1992 - ISIS Magyar-Svájci Térinformatikai kft. (research institute, not university)
1990 - Geometria Térinformatikai Rendszerház (research institute, not university)
1982 - SzKFI (research institute, not university)
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 7
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 0
students who obtained their degrees:
Benedek Simó PhD 2017  DSES1-ELTE
Rudolf Szendrei PhD 2014  IDI2-ELTE

completed course requirement:
Krisztián Nemes (PhD) 2016/08  DSES1-ELTE
Máté Cserép (PhD) 2016/08  IDI2-ELTE
(50%) Roberto Giachetta (PhD) 2014/01  IDI2-ELTE
Thai Binh Nguyen (PhD) 2016/08  DSES1-ELTE
present PhD students:
(50%) Nour Naaouf (PhD) (2023/08)  DSES1-ELTE
  Thesis topic proposals
research area Topological data structures, huge spatial databases, texture based segmentation, modelling of digital evolution,
research field in which current research is conducted computer sciences
earth sciences

Elek István: Emergence of Intelligence, Nova Science Publishers
type of document: Book/Monography
language: English

Elek István: Topologikus térbeli adatstruktúrák, Typotex
type of document: Book/Monography
language: Hungarian

Elek István: Az intelligencia spontán megjelenése, ELTE Eötvös Kiadó
type of document: Book/Monography
language: Hungarian

Irás Krisztina, Elek István: Digital Map Archive and Map Database of Eötvös Loránd University, E-PERIMETRON 9: (4) pp. 166-175.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 1
language: English

Elek István, Roden János, Nguyen Thai Binh: Spontaneous emergence of the intelligence in an artificial world, LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE 7667: (Part V) pp. 703-712.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English

Gercsák Gábor, Elek István: Developing map databases: problems and solutions, In: Zentai, L; Reyes, J (szerk.) Maps for the future, Springer Verlag (2012) pp. 139-149.
type of document: Part of book/Szaktanulmány (to be translated)
number of independent citations: 1
language: English

Szendrei R, Elek I, Márton M: A Knowledge-Based Approach to Raster-Vector Conversion of Large Scale Topographic Maps, ACTA CYBERNETICA 20: (1) pp. 145-165.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 4
language: English

Zs. Marias, B. Dezso, R. Giachetta, I. Elek: Cartographic Symbol Detection Using Local Segmentation and Other Methods, In: Zoran, Majkic (szerk.) International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition (AIPR-10), Curran Associates (2010) pp. 94-99.
type of document: Part of book/Proceedings Paper
language: English

Istvan Elek: Fast Porosity Estimation by Principal Component Analysis, GEOBYTE June: p. 21.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 10
language: English

Istvan Elek: Some Applications of Principal Component Analysis: well to well correlation, zonation, , 1988, GEOBYTE May: p. 46.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 25
language: English
Number of independent citations to these publications:41 
Scientometric data
list of publications and citations
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publications not in Hungarian, published in Hungary, meeting the accreditation criteria:
number of independent citations to scientific publications and creative works:
further relevant information regarding accreditation (in Hungarian)
A Geobyte-ban megjelent munkáimra hivatkozik Doveton:"Geologic Log Analysis Using Computer Methods" című könyve, Kansas Geological Survey University of Kansas, valamint több helyen a legnagyobb geofizikai tudományos kutató vállalkozás, az Ocean Drilling Project tudományos jelentése. Tagja vagyok a International Conference of Aritificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition című amerikai konferencia International Committejének, és a Journal of Intelligent Systems folyóirat szerk. bizottságának (to be translated)

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