Curriculum Vitae of Miklós Vajta


Miklós Vajta was born in 1948 in Budapest, Hungary. He graduated from the Electrical Engineering Faculty of the Technical University of Budapest in 1971. He defended his doctoral thesis summa cum laude in 1973.

He worked since 1971 at the Department of Automation first as an assistant professor and then from 1980 as associate professor. He spent 6 months at the Department of EE, University of Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA under a cooperative research program sponsored by the NSF in 1979.

He is with the University of Twente since 1986, currently at the Department of  Mathematical Sciences.

His special field of interest is modeling and simulation of distributed parameter systems. He wrote about 100 articles in 4 languages and is co-author of 3 books.