Lóránt Biró

Lóránt Biró

Lóránt Biró, PhD
Assistant Professor

Department of Geology, ELTE TTK
Room: 1.601
Tel (ext.): 8727
E-mail: lorant.biro(at)ttk.elte.hu

  • 2016- Assistant Professor, Department of Physical and Applied Geology, Faculty of Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2014-2016 Postdoc Scholar, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Institute for Geological and Geochemical Research, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2014 Energy referent, Ministry of National Development, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2013-2014 Ányos Jedlik PhD Candidate Scholar, Department of Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Petrology, Faculty of Science and Informatics, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2021- Drone controller and data analyzer, University of Győr
  • 2011-2013 Faculty of Earth Science and Engineering, University of Miskolc, Miskolc, Hungary, Mining and Geotechnical Engineering (MSc): Plan of prospection of „Nyírszeg” manganese ore area in „Úrkút (I.)-manganese ore” property
  • 2008-2011 Faculty of Science and Informatics, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary, PhD in Earth Sciences: The complex re-evaulation of drillings of manganese ore mining in Bakony Mountains (Transdanubian Central Range, Hungary
  • 2002-2008 Faculty of Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary, Geologist – hydrogeology-environmental geology specialization: Geomathematical and hydrogeological analysis of the Halimba II/Southwest northerly part bauxite deposit (Transdanubian Central Range, Hungary) by the use of GIS

EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

Teaching Activity
  • Student practice (Earth Science BSc, 5th semester)
  • Environmental and engineering geology (Earth Science BSc, 6th semester)
  • Ore geology (Earth Science BSc, Environmental Science BSc, 6th semester)
  • Bauxite and coal geology (Geology MSc, 2nd semester)
  • Deep drilling and mining (Geology MSc, 2nd semester)
  • Estimation of mineral resources (Geology MSc, 3rd semester)
  • Modeling and data analyses methods in hydrogeology (Geology MSc, 3rd semester)
  • Ore exploration (Geology MSc, 3rd semester)

Research Interest

  • Hydrogeochemical-hydrodynamic modeling
  • Sedimentary ore geology

Research projects

Honours, awards

  • 2004. 3th place, Geologist Student’s Scientific Conference, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2005. Charter, Faculty of Natural Science, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2006. 2nd place, Geologist Student’s Scientific Conference, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2007. 1st place, 28th National Student’s Scientific Conference, Szeged, Hungary
  • 2007. Charter, Faculty of Natural Science, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2007. Outstanding University Student of Loránd Eötvös University Faculty of Natural Science, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2007. 2nd place, Geologist Student’s Scientific Conference, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2007. Dr. Pauka Imre scholarship, Golder Associates (Hungary) Ltd. Budapest, Hungary
  • 2008. Charter, Faculty of Natural Science, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2008. Award, 17th GIS In The Education Symposium, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2009. Award, 40th Meeting of Young Geoscientists, Keszthely, Hungary
  • 2009. 1st place, Award, 29th National Student’s Scientific Conference, Szombathely, Hungary
  • 2009.  Award, Sófi József Foundation, Szeged, Hungary
  • 2009. Pro Scientia Gold Medal, National Scientific Council, Hungary
  • 2013. Study medallion, University of Miskolc, Miskolc, Hungary

PUBLICATIONS

  • Polgári M, Hein JR, Bíró L, Gyollai I, Németh T, Fekete J, Pál-Molnár E, Vígh T (2016): Mineral and chemostratigraphy of a Toarcian black shale hosting Mn-carbonate microbialites (Úrkút, Hungary). Palaeogeography palaeoclimatology palaeoecology, 459, pp. 99–120.
  • L. Biró, M. Polgári, T. M. Tóth, T. Vigh, N. Kávási, S. K. Sahoo (2015): Terrestrial radioisotopes as paleoenvironmental proxies in sedimentary conditions. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, 306/1, pp. 289–293.
  • L. Bíró, M. Polgári, E. Pál-Molnár (2012): The revaulation of the drillings of the manganese mineralization in Eplény (Hungary). Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 7/3, pp. 109–117.
  • M. Polgári, J.R. Hein, T. Vigh, M. Szabó-Drubina, I. Fórizs, L. Bíró, A. Müller, A. L. Tóth (2012): Microbial processes and the origin of the Úrkút manganese deposit, Hungary. Ore Geology Reviews, 47, pp. 87–109.
  • M. Polgári, J.R. Hein, A.L. Tóth, E. Pál-Molnár, T. Vigh, L. Bíró, K. Fintor (2012): Microbial action formed Jurassic Mn-carbonate ore deposit in only a few hundred years (Úrkút, Hungary). Geology, 40/10, pp. 903–906.

Full publication list: Scopus