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Lajos Diósi

Wigner Center for Physics Research, Budapest, HU Related

Prof. Lajos Diósi
b. June 16, 1950, Gyula, Hungary
home: H-1072 Budapest, Rákóczi út 36., Hungary
office: HAS, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, High Energy Physics Department
H-1525 Budapest 114., P.O.B. 49, Hungary
cell: +36-302956469, tel+fax: -13221710 (home) fax: -3959151 (office)
e-mail:, internet:
- Education, degrees, titles
2008 private professor (Eötvös University, Budapest)
2007 habilitated doctor (Eötvös University, Budapest)
2000 Doctor of Academy (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
1987 "Candidate" degree (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
1976 Ph.D. (Eötvös University, Budapest)
1973 M.Sc. with Distinction (Eötvös University, Budapest)
- Awards, Honours, memberships
2014 Member of Editorial Board, International Journal of Quantum Foundations
2012 Prize of the Academy (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
2011 Management Committee, COST Action Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics
2008 Member of Editorial Advisory Board, The Open Nuclear & Particle Physics Journal
2008 Lady Davies Visiting Professorship (Technion, Israel)
1999 Member of Institute for Advanced Study (Berlin, Wissenschaftskolleg)
1997 Visiting Professor (QMW College, London University)
- Employment
2000 scientific advisor, High Energy Physics Department
1988 senior research associate, High Energy Physics Department
1979 research associate, High Energy Physics Department
1976 co-worker, Computer Technics Department,
1973 postgraduate position, High Energy Physics Department
- Research Interests
Foundations of quantum theory -- emergence of classicality
Quantum information theory
Open quantum systems -- master equations, stochastic trajectories
Thermodynamics -- Riemann-geometric methods, finite-time-processes
Cosmology -- viscous early universe
High energy  physics -- 40GeV hadron-nucleus experiment
Particle physics -- multiparticle production, phenomenology
Miscellaneous comments and criticisms
- Publications, Citations, Talks
103 refereed papers +35 book/proceedings contributions +2 books
2500 independent citations in SCI +500 in books/proceedings +200 in Theses +300 in preprints
62 conference talks +55 seminars
- Referee for Physical Review A, B, E, Letters, Physics Letters A, ... (>150 times)
- Teaching
Special courses (Eötvös University, Budapest; Technion, Haifa; University of Szeged)
Ph.D. examinator/referee (Univ.'s of London, Konstanz, Szeged, Pécs, Geneva, La Laguna; Macquarie Univ.)
M.Sc. supervisor, Ph.D. advisor (Eötvös University)
- Visiting scientist/professor (for at least 1 month)
2008, 1986 Technion, Haifa
2007, 2006 University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban
2006, 2005, 2003 Konstanz University, Konstanz
2003, 2000, 1998 Hebrew University, Jerusalem
2002 Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
1999 Institute for Advanced Study, Berlin
1998 Institute for Advanced Study, Jerusalem
1997 Imperial College, London
1996 Queen Mary and Westfield College, London
1993 Geneva University, Geneva
1991 Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen
1990 International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Triest
- Conference organization
2004-6-8-10-12-14 co-organizer of Intl. Workshops DICE (Tuscany)
1993 co-organizer of Intl. Workshop Stochastic Evolution of Quantum States (Budapest)

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