We are very proud of that on 5. November, 2018. our beloved colleague, professor emeritus dr. Károly Szegő was awarded by the Eötvös József-wreath award as an acknowledgment of his outstanding scientific oeuvre in space research.

The award was founded by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 1992. The solemn ceremony took place at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences's Hall of Fame. The awarded person has to own the Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences title, he has already reached the age of 70, who gets this award for his highly respected academic life-work recognized by the public opinion.