Katalin Gméling

List of publications.
Contacts Department of Nuclear Research, Institute of Isotopes, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Profession: scientific researcher
Address: Budapest, H-1121. Konkoly Thege út 29-33.
Phone: (+36-1) 3922222/3153
Fax: (+36-1) 3922584
Education & Training
  • 2005: Intermediate-level radiation safety certificate
  • 2003 - 2006: PhD studies at Eötvös University, Budapest; Geosciences Ph.D. School, Geology and Geophysics Ph.D. program
  • 1996-2003 Eötvös University Budapest (ELTE-TTK), Faculty of Science, qualified geologist (majoring volcanology and geochemistry)
  • 1991-1995 Pogány Frigyes Secondary School, Budapest
  • 2007: Wining an OTKA research grant (K68153): "Role of the intrusive processes within the evolution of the Neogene-Quaternary calc-alkaline volcanism of the Carpathians" fellow researcher
  • 2005: 3. prize winner article on the Élet és Tudomány and the Országos Tudományos Kutatási Alapprogram (OTKA) tender.
  • 2004: winning a Young Researcher-prize at the Scientific Days of the Research Centre
  • 2003: winning the Hevesy-prize (an award for young scientists at the Radiochemical Meetings, founded by Hungarian Nuclear Power Plant at Paks, the Hungarian Chemical Society and the Radiochemical Committee of HAS)
  • 2003: winning a special prize of the Geological Institute of Hungary with the lecture at the Young Scientist Meeting
  • 2003: qualifying examination in geology and diploma defence with excellent result; the topic of my diploma piece was: The variation of the boron concentration at the Northern-Pannonian Calc-Alkaline Volcanic Field: Prompt Gamma Neutron Activation Analysis Study
  • 2000 3rd place in Undergraduate Student's Scientific Competition at the Faculty of Science
  • 2001: 2nd place in Undergraduate Student's National Scientific Competition
Language skills
  • 2003: English (Certificate in Advanced English CAE, Cambridge)
  • 2006: French (basic level exam at ITK-Origo)
  • 2007: Goldschmidt Geochemistry Conference , Cologne, Germany (poster/abstract)
  • 2006: Autumn Radiochemistry Days
  • 2006. Siófok (talk/abstract)
  • 2006: International Conference on Neogene Magmatism of the Central Aegean and Adjacent Areas: Petrology, Tectonics, Geodynamics, Mineral Resources and Environment, (NECAM 2006) Milos Island , Greece (talks/short articles) 2006: Physical geology of subvolcanic systems: Laccoliths, sills and dykes (LASI II), Isle of Sky (talk/abstract)
  • 2005: 12th Meeting of the Petrology Section of the Mineralogical Society of Poland, Crystalline rocks of the East-European Craton, (poster/short article)
  • 2005: Congress of Slovak Geological Society (SGS 2005), Medvedia hora, Slovakia (talk/short article) 2004: 2nd International Maar Conference, Lajosmizse, Hungary (poster/article)/Conference Office-Coordinator
  • 2004: 32nd International Geological Congress 2004. Florence, Italy (poster+talks/abstarct)
  • 2004: Goldschmidt Geochemistry Conference 2004. Copenhagen, Denmark (poster/abstract)
  • 2004: VII. Chemistry Doctoral School, Tahi, Hungary (talk)
  • 2003: IAEA meeting, Institute of Isotopes, Budapest, Hungary (talk)
  • 2003: Autumn Radiochemistry Days 2003. Balatonföldvár, Hungary (talk) 2003: EGS-AGU-EUG Joint Assembly, Nice, France (poster)
  • 2003: XXXIV. Young Scientist Meeting, Dobogókő, Hungary (talk)
  • 2001: Undergraduate Student's National Scientific Competition 2001, Pécs, Hungary (talk)
  • 2000: Undergraduate Student's Faculty Scientific Competition, Budapest, Hungary (talk)
  • 2000: Europrobe, PANCARDI 2000. Workshop, Dubrovnik, Croatia (poster/abstract)
  • 2000: Minerals of the Carpathians, International Conference, Miskolc, Hungary (poster)
  • 1999: EMT, Miner-Metallurgist-Geologist Conference, Kolozsvár, Romania (talk/abstract)
Workshops and Short courses
  • 2006: Introductory course and training Neutron Applications at the IBR-2 Pulsed Reactor, Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics Dubna, Russia, MTA-JINR.
  • 2006 : Stable isotope geochemistry curse, Institute for Geosciences, Tübingen, Germany, (Heiner Taubald) DAAD-MÖB.
  • 2005: 5th ISPET Seminar, Siena, Italy (poster) http://www.dmp.unipd.it/ISPET/index.php
  • 2005: Radiogen isotope geochemistry curse, Institute for Geosciences, Tübingen, Németország, (Wolfgang Siebel, HeinerTaubald, Elmar Reitter) DAAD-MÖB.
  • 2005: 4th ISPET Seminar, Canberra, Ausztrália, http://www.dmp.unipd.it/ISPET/index.php 
  • 2004: 3rd ISPET Seminar, Monte Ortone, Padova, Italy (poster)
  • 2004: Special workshop on Boron isotope measurements (Goldschmidt 2004) Copenhagen, Denmark 2002: Examining Volcanic Rocks in Thin Section (short course by Ulrike Martin, Károly Németh and Christopher Breikreuz) at the Department of Petrology, Bergakademie, Technische Universitat, Freiberg, Germany
  • 2004: European Association for Geochemistry (EAG)
  • From 2004: Geochemical Society (GS)
  • 2004: IAVCEI Commission on Volcanogenic Sedimentation (CVS)
  • From 1996: Hungarian Geological Society
  • From 2003: International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior (IAVCEI)
Professional experiences
  • Prompt Gamma Activation Analysis application continuously, Budapest 2006-2007: Neutron activation analysis at BRR, Budapest 2006: Stable isotope geochemistry and XRF applications 2005: Radiogene isotope geochemistry and TIMS applications
  • 2004: Boron Isotopes: Reference materials and Intercalibration measurements (Special Workshop)
  • 2002: 1 week research work at the Bergakademie, Technische Universitat