Gábor Ribárik

Gábor Ribárik


Department of Materials Physics Institute of Physics Eötvös Loránd University

Curriculum vitae

Personal data:

Date of birth: April 3rd, 1975.
Place of birth: Budapest, Hungary
Status: Married (Orsolya Ribárik)
Children: Balázs (2006), Sára (2008), Margit (2010)
Nationality and Citizenship: Hungarian
E-mail: ribarik__at__elte.hu
Address: Eötvös Loránd University, Department of Materials Physics
H-1117 Budapest, Pázmány Péter sétány 1/A, room 4.63, Hungary
or H-1518 Budapest, P.O. Box 32, Hungary (letters only)
Phone: +36-1-372-25-00/6451 or +36-1-372-28-21
Fax: +36-1-372-28-11


PhD in Physics (summa cum laude), Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary, 2009, adviser: Tamás Ungár.

Physicist (specialized in Solid State Physics) and Astronomer Master's degree, Minor in French-Hungarian technical translator, Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary, 2001.


2016-: Assistant professor at Eötvös University, Department of Materials Physics, Budapest, Hungary
2014-2016: Invited Associate Professor at the Institut Jean Lamour - Laboratoire d'excellence DAMAS: Nancy-Metz, France
2012-2014: Assistant professor at Eötvös University, Department of Materials Physics, Budapest, Hungary
2004-2006; 2007-2012: Research assistant at Eötvös University, Department of Materials Physics, Budapest, Hungary
1997-2012: UNIX system manager at the Alfréd Rényi Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
1999-2002: UNIX system manager at the Department of Computer Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary


Bolyai János Research Fellowship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2016-2019.
Magyary Zoltán Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2010-2011.
Deák Ferenc Scholarship (granted by the Hungarian Ministry of Education), 2007-2008.
DEFINO, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2006 (six months).
PhD scholarship at the Department of General Physics, Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary, 2001-2004.

Conferences, workshops:

ICSMA19 Metz, 2022 (symposium organizer; oral and poster presentation)
BIR2Gain Lund, 2018 (oral presentation and half-day 'satellite' in-depth course; invited)
3DMS2018 Helsingor, 2018 (oral presentation)
ICSMA17 Brno, 2015 (oral presentation; invited)
TMS2013 San Antonio, 2013 (oral presentation; invited)
TMS2011 San Diego, 2011 (oral presentation)
DEFINO Thessaloniki, 2007 (oral and poster presentation)
ECM-23 Leuven, 2006 (oral presentation; invited)
EPDIC Prague, 2004 (poster presentation)
ICSMA Budapest, 2003 (poster presentation)

Research interest:

FFT-based modeling
X-ray line profile analysis
Microstructure modeling
Variable stars


Basic Measurements Laboratory
Modern Physics Laboratory
X-ray Laboratory
Experimental Physics (Mechanics, Optics, Thermodynamics and Electrodynamics; demonstrator)
Programming in Java and C++

Foreign languages:

English (fluent)
French (fluent)
German (weak)

Computer skills:

Software and network management (installing, upgrading and configuring OS and open source software) of Linux/UNIX operating systems (managing a cluster of ~15 servers, ~70 client computers and ~500 users)
Managing various internal and network server programs
Developing locally used software (e.g. user administrative tools or for automatic software synchronization of local linux clients)
Setting up spam-blocking software, e-mail virus scanner and automatic backup of important data
Configuring Linux firewall software, protecting machines against security attacks
Experienced in TeX/LaTeX and HTML (including JAVAScript, PHP+MySQL and CSS)
Programming languages: C/C++, Gnuplot, GNU autoconf/make, Java, Perl, Zsh, can quickly learn any other language on demand

Special skills:

Driving license (1993)