Meteorological summer school – cooperation in the RRF ÉMNL project

The Meteorology Department of ELTE held its traditional biannual meteorology summer school in Visegrád, Hungary this year between August 30 and September 1, which was attended by undergraduate earth science students, master’s students in meteorology, and doctoral students of ELTE TTK. The event was attended by Szilvia Szkolnikovics-Simon, researcher of …

Participation at the FAVA 2022 conference

This year, the “Endre Almássy Conference on Groundwater” was held for the 28th time, in which representatives of Hungarian groundwater organizations took part. The conference took place in Siófok, between 14-15 September 2022. The József Tóth and Erzsébet Endowed Hydrogeology Chair and Fundation was represented on this occasion by Anita …

Petra Baják PhD student participated in a CHARM-EU “Water Blended Intensive Programme”

Petra Baják, a third-year PhD student applied for the call of the CHARM-EU Joint Virtual Administrative Office to participate in short-term mobility organized for CHARM-EU master’s students, aimed at learning about the relationship between water and sustainability. As a result of her successful application, Petra could spend 3 weeks in South …

János Bolyai Research Scholarship 2022 – The success of Anita Erőss

The list of researchers who won the János Bolyai Research Scholarship in 2022 has been announced, and among the winners is Anita Erőss, one of the main members of the Chair. The János Bolyai Research Scholarship is a performance-oriented, high-prestige, national scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, founded in …

Special Issue: From Groundwater Flow System Understanding toward Sustainable Water Management

Publications of joint work were published in the special issue “From Groundwater Flow System Understanding toward Sustainable Water Management” in the Water MDPI journal. The digital publication brings together manuscripts from various fields of groundwater studies for common understanding of groundwater flow systems and for better water management.   The special …

Hydrogeological field exercise in the surroundings of Jászszentlászló and Kerekegyháza

The regular annual hydrogeological field exercise was held between June 7-10, 2022, the purpose of which is for students to learn about established hydrogeological field methods, to perform measurements, and to be able to answer complex hydrogeological questions through field data collection. In addition to the Hungarian geology students, Stipendium …

Visit to the geothermal system of Bőny

On June 2, 2022, within the framework of the ‘Thermal waters and geothermal’ and ‘Applied geothermal’ courses, the staff of the Chair organized a geothermal trip to the geothermal system of Bőny, with a total of 24 participants.  During the visit, Ágnes Pelczéder, an employee of PannErgy Plc., which established …

Participation at the “Groundwater, key to the sustainable development goals” conference in Paris

The international conference “Groundwater, key to the sustainable development goals” was held between May 18 and 20, 2022, at Sorbonne University, in Paris. It was organized by the French Hydrogeology Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CFH) and the French National Commission for UNESCO. The purpose of the conference …