Dr. Norbert GRASSELLI

CEO
Curriculum vitae

Current and previous workplaces, positions

1999  – 2005   University of Debrecen, Faculty of Applied Economics and Rural Development, university professor, researcher

2005   – 2010   North Great Plain Regional Development Agency, deputy director

2010   – 2014   Innova North Great Plain Innovation Agency, director

2014 – 2015     Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Institute for Logistics and Production Engineering (BAY-LOGI), director

2015 –  Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, CEO

Membership of professional associations

2000-  Economists Club of Debrecen, founding member

Membership of international organisations

2011-    European Regions Research and Innovation Network, vice-president

2013 –   European Commission expert – PCP field

2009 – 2014      Europe2020 Monitoring Platform, member

Research activities, participation in projects

Measurement of regional GDP (PhD subject)

Higher-education degree(s)

M.Sc: Economics
Ph.D: Business and Management Sciences

Languages

English, German, Russian

Contact:

E-mail: norbert.grasselli@bayzoltan.hu

Dr. István KISS

Director of Division for Biotechnology

BAY-BIO Division for Biotechnology

Curriculum vitae

Current and previous workplaces, positions

1998  – 1999      Scholarship at Jacob Blaustein Institute for Desert Research, Sede Boqer, Israel

1999  – 2002      Student scholarship, Bay Zoltán Foundation for Applied Research

2002  –               Scientist, Bay Zoltan Foundation for Applied Research

2007  – 2011      Biotechnology Division Director, Bay Zoltán Foundation for Applied Research, Division for Biotechnology

2011  –               Director of the division, Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Division for Biotechnology

 

Membership of professional associations

2010 –               Hungarian Academy of Sciences, member of the Environmental-geochemical Subcommittee

Research activities, participation in projects

Numerous domestic and international R&D tenders and business projects

Higher-education degrees

M.Sc: Biology

Ph.D: Environmental Sciences

Honorary associate professor at the University of Szeged

Languages

English

Contact:

E-mail: istvan.kiss@bayzoltan.hu

dr. Gyöngyvér B. LENKEY

Engineering Division Director

BAY-ENG Engineering Division

Curriculum vitae

Current and previous workplaces, positions

1982 – 2005      University of Miskolc, Faculty of Mechanical Technology, assistant lecturer, senior lecturer, associate professor

1997 – 2008      Bay Zoltán Foundation for Applied Research, Institute for Logistics and Production Engineering, leading scientist, head of department, scientific deputy   director

2008 – 2010      Bay Zoltán Foundation for Applied Research, Institute for Logistics and Production Engineering, director

2011 – 2013      Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Institute for Logistics and Production Engineering, head of department, director

2014 – 2015     Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, deputy executive director, strategic director

2015 –             Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, BAY-ENG Engineering Division, division director

 

 

Higher-education degree

MSc degree in Mechanical Engineering (honor’s degree) University of Miskolc, Facuty of Mechanical Engineering

Degree in Materials-Science and Physics (honor’s degree), Kossuth Lajos University of Arts and Sciences, Branch of Engineer-Physicist for Material Sciences, postgraduate degree

 

Academic degrees

1989     Dr. univ. – University of Miskolc
Title of dissertation: The impact of increased wire length projection on the defrosting capacity of Ar-CO2 mixed gas-shielded welding

1995     Candidate of Technical Sciences
Title of dissertation: Measurement of dynamic fracture mechanics characteristics with instrumented impact testing

2011     Dr. Habil – University of Miskolc, Mechanical Engineering Sciences

 

Main research areas

  • strength and damages of structural materials
  • fracture and damage processes and their modeling
  • practical application of fracture mechanics
  • analysis and evaluation of the integrity of structures and equipment
  • dynamic fracture mechanics tests, instrumented impact testing and its application
  • developmnet of risk-based inspection and maintenance methods and systems and its industrial application

 

Other professional skills:

Certified nuclear expert – at the fields of pressurised equipment, material sciences and material testing (NSZ 6 – 05-1673 / 05-51981; NSZ 5.1- 05-1673 / 05-51981).

 

Hungarian and foreign projects:

1986-1989    Performance improvement of fusion welding

1989-1991   Development of instrumented impact testing and measurement system (project supported by OMFB) together with KFKI.

1992-1994    Development of a data collecting measurement and evaluation system for dynamic fracture mechanical tests (OTKA project) – project leader

1994-1996    Investigation of Critical Events During Loading and Fracturing of Samples and Structures Utilising Magnetic and Electric Emission (CIPA project)

1995-1998 The impacts of load speed on fracture mechanical characteristic of materials (OTKA project) – project leader

1996-1999 Education of Structural Integrity in Hungary, TEMPUS project – project secretary

1997-2000 Lifetime Management of Transit Oil and Gas Pipelines in CCE/NIS Countries – Development of Knowledge Based Multimedia Software for Lifetime Management (COPERNICUS project)

  • Fracture Resistance of Steels for Containers of Spent Nuclear Fuels, (project supported by NATO SfP and OMFB – Hungarian vice-president of the project)

1999-2003    Analysis of fracture processes by magnetic and elecron-emission measuring technology (OTKA project) – project leader

2002-2004    Assessment of Aged Piping Dissimilar Metal Weld Integrity – ADIMEW (NAS-FIKS-CT-2000-00047)

2002-2004  Extending Plant Life through Improved Fabrication and Advanced Repair Methodology – ELIXIR (G1RD-CT-2002-09004)

2003- 2007  Implmentation of condition monitoring systems for static equipment at Danube Refinery, project leader, MOL Nyrt. TKD refinement

2004-2008    PERFECT EU project (Prediction of Irradiation Effect)

2005-2007    Development of new magnetic noise measurement technics for material testing applications, OM NFP project, 2005-2007.

2002-2005    Lifetime determination of structural materials for power plants, OM NFP project

2005-2010    NULIFE EU network project (Nuclear Lifetime Prediction)

2006-2007   Strength calculation and fatigue analysis of systems and constituents of Safety Class 1 and 2 (safety division classification of nuclear power plants), heat stratification tests. Strength and fatigue analysis of II/6 pumps, Mandator: Olajterv Zrt. (project leader)

2008-2009  Lifetime limit analysis of changes in the material properties of structures within the reactor pressure vessel, at the Paks Nuclear Power Plant 1-4 block Mandator: Paks Nuclear Power Plant Ltd. (project leader)

2008-2009    Lifetime limit analysis of ABOS 1-2 constituents due to thermal embrittlement of components, Mandator: Paks Nuclear Power Plant Ltd. (project leader)

2008-2009    Development and foundation of a research and inspection program for supporting research tasks related to the most significant deterioration processes of priority equipment. Mandator: Paks Nuclear Power Plant Ltd., 2008. (project leader)

2008-2013    Integ-Risk EU project (Integrated Risk Management), 2008-2013.- subproject leader

2010-2012    Development proposal for the implementation of a risk-based asset management system for FGSZ Zrt (project leader)

2012            Development of a unified corrosion monitoring system for MOL Duna Refinery (project leader)

2012-2015     Material development for automotive industry: targeted basic research on formability, heat treatment and weldability (TÁMOP project) – head of the Technological Remaining Tensions Scientific Research Team, project leader

2013-2015     Intelligent, functional materials: mechanical, thermal, electromagnetic, optical characteristics and ist applications – (TÁMOP project), project leader

2013-2015    Market-oriented R&D for supporting sustainable energy supply and use, in the framework of Inno Energy KIC (project leader)

2016-            Formation and operation of an innovative network – containing Hungarian Suzuki Zrt., its suppliers and research sites – for the development of a competitive, safe and eco-friendly car prototype and its economical mass production technology, GINOP 2.1.1. application (project leader)

 

Publications:

International journal articles (foreign language): 24

Hungarian journal articles: 18

Publications in international conference papers: 54

Publications in Hungarian conference papers: 54
Teaching materials, textbook chapters: 11

Oral presentations: 55

Number of WoS citations: 54

Impact factor: 20,4

Languages

English (fluent), Russian (basic)

Contact:

E-mail: gyongyver.lenkey@bayzoltan.hu

Balázs KERÜLŐ

Smart Systems Division Director

BAY-SMART Smart Systems Division

Curriculum vitae

Higher-education degrees

Holder of BsC. in aviation engineering, and MsC. in international communications. Throughout his career he has been involved in development and market introduction of products of different kind: first in the construction, later in the aerospace industry.  Prior to joining BAY-SMART, he represented a Hungarian aerospace R&D company in various 7th Framework Programme research consortia.

Contact:

E-mail: balazs.kerulo@bayzoltan.hu

Zsuzsanna SZABÓ

CFO
Curriculum vitae

Current and previous workplaces, positions

1991 – 1994 Magyar Posta, Newspaper Trading Directorate of Budapest, internal auditor

1994 – 1999 Magyar Posta, Newspaper Trading Directorate of Budapest, accountant

1999 – 2003 HÍRKER – Budapesti Hírlapkereskedelmi Rt, finance and accounting manager

2003 – 2005 Magyar Lapterjesztő Rt. Group, finance and accounting manager

2006 – 2008 Magyar Közút Zrt., deputy chief executive

2008 – 2009 Magyar Közút Zrt, business development manager

2009 – 2010 Imagement group, international financial director

2011 – 2012 IGN (Montivo) group, asset management director (business manager)

2012 –   Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, CFO

 

Higher-education degree

Industrial engineer (B.Sc)

Professional economist (M.Sc)

Auditor

Languages

English

Contact

E-mail: zsuzsanna.szabo@bayzoltan.hu

Dávid VARGA

Knowledge Management Centre Director
Curriculum vitae

Current and previous workplaces, positions

2006-2008          Alfa Wind Ltd., trainee

2008-2010         IT Services Hungary Ltd. project manager, quality assurance and environmental management agent

2010 –2013        IT Services Hungary Ltd., head of unit

2014-2015         Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Directorate of Strategy, portfolio manager

2015-2016         Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Knowledge Management Centre, Department of Portfolio Management, head of department

2016-                Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Knowledge Management Centre, director

 

Research activities, participation in projects

Environmental impacts of wind power plants

Higher-education degree

Degree in Agricultural Environmental Management Engineering

Languages

English, German