Office:
Room 118 Bolyai Building
Mailing Address:
Bolyai Institute University of Szeged Aradi vértanúk tere 1. 6720 Szeged, Hungary
Phone:
+36 62 544073
Fax:
+36 62 544548
Email:
fodorf [at] math.uszeged.hu


Position:
 Head, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary.
 Professor and Chair, Department of Geometry, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary.
 Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Calgary, Canada.
Degrees:
 Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2021.
 Habilitation, University of Szeged, Hungary, 2013.
 Ph.D., Auburn University, U.S.A., 1999.
 Diploma (MSc) in Mathematics, JATE University, Hungary, 1995.
Research Interests:
 Convex and Discrete Geometry
 Stochastic Geometry
 Asymptotic Geometric Analysis
 Polytopes
Publications:
Recent scholarships and honours:
 Scientific Prize of the Faculty of Sciences and Informatics, University of
Szeged, 2014.
 János Bolyai Research Scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences,
20112014.
 Bolyai Memorial Certificate, 2011
 János Bolyai Research Scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences,
20072010.
 György Békésy Postdoctoral Fellowship, Hungarian Ministry of
Education, 20022004.
 Baskervill Fellowship, Auburn University, U.S.A., 19981999.
 Graduate Dean's Award for Excellence, U.S.A., 1999.
Conference organization:
 AMS Special Session on
Discrete Geometry and Geometric Optimization,
2023 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society, Meeting #1190,
University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, U.S.A., October 1315, 2023.
 Scientific Session on Interaction Of Discrete and
Convex Geometry with Analysis and Combinatorics, 2023 Canadian
Mathematical Society Summer Meeting, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 25, 2023.
 2022 Szeged Workshop on Convexity, Bolyai Institute,
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary, May, 2728, 2022.
 Scientific Session on Interplay between Discrete Geometry, Analysis and Combinatorics, 2019 Canadian Mathematical Society Winter Meeting,
Toronto, ON, Canada, December 69, 2019.
 2019 Szeged Workshop on Convexity, April 56, 2019, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary.
 AMS Special Session on Discrete and Convex Geometry,
AMS Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting, Meeting #1146, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, U.S.A., March 1517, 2019.
 Discrete Geometry Fest 2017, MTA Rényi Institute, Budapest, Hungary, May 1519, 2017.

AMS Special Session on Discrete Geometry and Convexity (Dedicated to András Bezdek on the occasion of his 60th birthday),
2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, GA, U.S.A., January 47, 2017.
 2015 Szeged
Workshop on Convexity, November 1314, 2015, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary.
 Szeged
Workshop in Convex and Discrete Geometry, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary, 2012.
 Intuitive Geometry Day in Calgary, University of Calgary,
Canada, 2007.
 Intuitive Geometry Workshop, Banff International Research Station, Canada, 2007.
 Geometry Fest in Celebration of Ted Bisztriczky's 60th Birthday, MTA Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Budapest, Hungary, 2007.
 Symmetry in Geometry special session, Summer Meeting of the Canadian Mathematical Society, Calgary, Canada, 2006.
 Calgary Workshop in Discrete Geometry, University of Calgary, Canada, 2005.
Recent talks:
 Stability of inequalities concerning the mean width, Convex Geometry in Florence,
Universitá degli Studi di Firenze, Italy, June 1214, 2024.
 Approximations by Intersections of Congruent Convex Sets,
AMS Special Session on Discrete Geometry and Geometric Optimization, 2023 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting of the American
Mathematical Society, Meeting #1190, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, U.S.A., October 1315, 2023.
 Strengthened inequalities for the mean width and
the lnorm, Conference on Convex Geometry and Geometric Probability, Paris Lodron University Salzburg,
Austria, September 2529, 2023.
 Central limit theorems and floating bodies,
CMO Workshop on Interplay between Geometric Analysis and Discrete Geometry (23w5105), CMO, Oaxaca, Mexico, June 2530, 2023.
 A central limit theorem for the area of random discpolygons,
Scientific Session on Interplay Between Analysis and Convexity, 2023 Canadian
Mathematical Society Summer Meeting, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 25, 2023.
 Asymptotic expansions for generalized random polygons,
Scientific Session on Interaction Of Discrete and Convex Geometry with Analysis and Combinatorics, 2023 Canadian
Mathematical Society Summer Meeting, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 25, 2023.
 Asymptotic expansions for generalized random polygons,
Geometry Seminar, Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Budpaest, Hungary, May 5, 2023.
 Asymptotic properties of random discpolygons,
Seminario di Analisi Matematica, University of Florence, Italy, April 21, 2023.
 Series expansions
for random discpolygons, Kerékjártó Seminar, Department of Geometry, Bolyai Institute,
University of Szeged, Hungary, March 23, 2023.
 Random approximation in generalized convexity,
Stochastic Geometry Seminar, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany, December 9, 2022.
 Stein's method and
its applications to random polytopes and their generalizations, Kerékjártó Seminar, Department of Geometry,
Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary, November 10, 2022.
 Approximations by generalized random polytopes, MiniSymposium on Geometric Probability and Valuation Theory,
TU Wien, Austria, April 2022, 2022.
 Strengthened inequalities for the mean width, 8th European Congress of Mathematics, Minisymposium on Convex bodies
 approximation and sections, Portoroz, Slovenia, 2026 June, 2021.
 The volume of central diagonal sections of the ncube,
Current trends in Convex Geometry, University of Murcia, Spain, March 1519, 2021
 Central diagonal sections of the ncube, AMS Special Session on Convexity and Probability in High Dimensions,
2020 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society, U.S.A., October 1011, 2020
 Stability of inequalities for the mean width and the $\ell$norm,
Kerékjártó seminar, University of Szeged, Hungary, October 1, 2020
 Strengthened inequalities for the mean width and the $\ell$norm, Online Asymptotic Geometric Analysis Seminar,
Georgia Tech, GA, U.S.A., September 19, 2020
 The volume of central diagonal sections of the ncube, Geometry seminar (online), Rényi Institute, Budapest, Hungary, May 15, 2020.
 Stability of some geometric inequalities via measure transportation,
Salzburg Mathematics Colloquium, University of Salzburg, Austria, January 16, 2020.
 The L_p dual Minkowski problem, International Symposium on Discrete Geometry and Convexity, Hebei Normal University, Shijiazhuang, China, August 2531, 2019.
 Random parallelotopes in isotropic vector systems,
Discrete Geometry Days 2, Budapest, Hungary,
July 912.
 Dowker type theorems (Dowkertípusú tételek), Geometry Seminar, MTA Rényi Institute, May 3, 2019
 On the L_p dual Minkowski problem, Colloquium talk, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University, U.S.A.
 Perimeter approximation of convex discs in the hyperbolic plane and on the sphere,
AMS Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting, Meeting #1146, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, March 1517, 2019.
 On the L_p dual Minkowski problem, Universidad de Murcia, Spain, 2019.01.24.
 On the L_p version of the dual Minkowskiproblem, Geometry seminar, University of Debrecen, Hungary, November 30, 2018.
 The regularity of the solution of the L_p dual Minkowski problem, Differential Equations Seminar and
Kerékjártó Béla Seminar (joint), Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary, October 11, 2019.
 Stochastic geometry seminar, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, June 5, 2018.
 BME Geometry seminar, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary, May 8, 2018.
 Geometry seminar (Privatissimum), Technische Universitat Wien, Austria, April 12, 2018.
 Stochastics seminar, University of Szeged, Hungary, March 21, 2018.


