Dr. Erzsébet Mihalik (1949-2021)

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We became one less. Dr. Erzsébet Mihalik, one of the first members of the Society and its board member for several cycles, retired associate professor of the Department of Plant Biology of SZTE, head of the former Department of Botany (1996-2007), and former director of the Botanical Garden of SZTE (1996-2013), has passed. She participated in our last conference held… Teljes cikk »

MSC21 and EMK 21 online

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 ‘’1st International Microscopy and Spectroscopy Congress-MSC21’’ and  ‘’25th National Electron Microscopy Congress-EMK 21’’ will be organized under the auspices of Turkish Society for Electron Microscopy (TEMD) in September 22-24, 2021, as Online Congresses. The congress will be open to all microscopy related research and technical developments in the fields of life sciences and materials sciences. The scientific program of the congress will include… Teljes cikk »

A report about the virtual conference of HSM2021

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Last year, most of us protested strongly against holding a virtual conference instead of a real one in our hotel locating on the shores of Lake Balaton in Siófok. Finally, the HSM2020 was canceled.  However, two years without a conference would have been too much for everybody, and when it turned out that our virtual conference would be just one… Teljes cikk »

Honorary presidency and Péter Barna Award

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Péter B. Barna, who is one of the founding members of our society, was honored with the title of Honorary President of the IUVSTA. This distinction acknowledged his pioneering work on the understanding of nanostructural evolution during thin film nucleation and his valuable activities in the International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique, and Applications. Besides, IUVSTA created the IUVSTA Peter… Teljes cikk »

István Ábrahám

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We have to share very sad news. Professor Dr. István Ábrahám, professor at the Institute of Physiology of the Faculty of General Medicine of the University of Pécs, president of the Hungarian Neuroscience Society, tragically passed away on April 23, 2021. He completed his Ph.D. studies at the Institute of Experimental Medicine under the supervision of Dr. Krisztina Kovács. After… Teljes cikk »

Preparation for our conference

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This year our conference provides several novelties for the members of our Society. Although we can’t meet in person in May, the conference will be shorter than usual, but we will have it.Thanks to everyone who submitted a presentation, to those who registered as an audience, and to companies that support the HSM, they have presentations and have plans for… Teljes cikk »

Lecture by Béla Pécz at the ELTE

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The series of lectures titled “From atoms to stars” was edited with the undisguised aim of drawing the attention of high school students who are considering admission to university to the possibilities offered by ELTE. Besides, these lectures also present the latest and most interesting results in physics. On February 11th, Béla Pécz, director of the Institute of Technical Physics… Teljes cikk »


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Due to the epidemic situation, we will hold our event online on May 13, 2021, using the Zoom program. It will be quite different from our previous conferences, we will miss the personal meeting, but now we have only this opportunity to present and discuss the results of Hungarian microscopic research. Nor can we forget that many of the methods… Teljes cikk »

Afterlife of a cancelled conference

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According to an old Jeol poster, “Microscopists are beautiful people“. Naturally, we agree with that, but we add, they are not only beautiful but ingenious, too. This year, unfortunately, we had to cancel the Siófok conference, and in the autumn we couldn’t organize that highly expected one-and-a-half-day event either, but the epidemic could not stop everything! True, compared to previous… Teljes cikk »

2021 “Mary Fortune Diversity Medal” for Katalin Balázsi

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The beautiful long title is the name of the award won by our Katalin Balázsi. And since Tamás Szabolics put it so nicely in the news on the ELRN Energy Science Research Center, I quote him: “One of the most prestigious professional journals, the management of Acta Materialia, awarded Katalin Balázsi, Head of the Laboratory of Thin Film Physics at the… Teljes cikk »