Professor of bioinformatics at Pázmány Péter Catholic University, head of Protein Structure and Bioinformatics at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Trieste. Served as president of the European Association for Bioinformatics, EMBnet (1996-97) and as director of the Institute for Protein Research at the Agricultural Biotechnology Center, Gödöllö, Hungary. Member of Academia Europaea and the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. His research interest is bioinformatics and protein research. He has 275 publicatons, his H-index is 38.