András Prékopa András Prékopa (born September 11, 1929) is a Hungarian mathematician, a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
András Sárközy András Sárközy (born 16 January 1941, in Budapest) is a Hungarian mathematician, working in analytic and combinatorial number theory, although his first works were in the fields of geometry and ...
Aurel Wintner Aurel Friedrich Wintner (8 April 1903 – 15 January 1958) was a mathematician noted for his research in mathematical analysis, number theory, differential equations and probability theory.
Bálint Tóth Bálint Tόth (born 1955) is a Hungarian mathematician whose work concerns probability theory.
Béla Bollobás Béla Bollobás FRS (born 3 August 1943) is a Hungarian-born British mathematician who has worked in various areas of mathematics, including functional analysis, combinatorics, graph theory, and p...
Béla Kerékjártó Béla Kerékjártó (October 1, 1898, Budapest–June 26, 1946, Gyöngyös) was a Hungarian mathematician who wrote numerous articles on topology.
Cornelius Lanczos Cornelius (Cornel) Lanczos (Lánczos Kornél,) (until 1906: Löwy (Lőwy) Kornél) was a Hungarian mathematician and physicist, who was born on February 2, 1893, and died on June 25, 1974.
Dénes Kőnig Dénes Kőnig (September 21, 1884 – October 19, 1944) was a Jewish Hungarian mathematician who worked in and wrote the first textbook on the field of graph theory.
Endre Szemerédi Endre Szemerédi (born August 21, 1940) is an Hungarian-American mathematician, working in the field of combinatorics and theoretical computer science.
Endre Süli Endre Süli is Professor of Numerical Analysis in the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, Fellow and Tutor in Mathematics at Worcester College, Oxford, and Supernumerary Fellow of Linac...
Erno Lendvai Ernő Lendvai (19251993) was one of the first theorists to write on the appearance of the golden section and Fibonacci series and how these are implemented in Bartók's music.
Ernő Lendvai Ernő Lendvai (19251993) was one of the first theorists to write on the appearance of the golden section and Fibonacci series and how these are implemented in Bartók's music.
Ernő Lendvaï Ernő Lendvai (19251993) was one of the first theorists to write on the appearance of the golden section and Fibonacci series and how these are implemented in Bartók's music.
Ervin Feldheim Ervin Feldheim was a Hungarian mathematician working on analysis.
Esther Szekeres Esther Szekeres (born Klein Eszter 20 February 1910 – 28 August 2005) was a Hungarian–Australian mathematician.
Eugene Lukacs Eugene Lukacs (Hungarian: Lukács Jenő, 14 August 1906 – 21 December 1987) was a Hungarian statistician born in Szombathely, notable for his work in characterization of distributions, stabili...
Eugene Wigner Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner (Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995), was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician.
Farkas Bolyai Farkas Bolyai (February 9, 1775 – November 20, 1856; also known as Wolfgang Bolyai in Germany) was a Hungarian mathematician, mainly known for his work in geometry.
Frigyes Riesz Frigyes Riesz (Riesz Frigyes, January 22, 1880 – February 28, 1956) was a Hungarian mathematician who made fundamental contributions to functional analysis.
Gabriel Andrew Dirac Gabriel Andrew Dirac (March 13, 1925 – July 20, 1984) was a mathematician who mainly worked in graph theory.
George Pólya George Pólya (Pólya György; December 13, 1887 – September 7, 1985) was a Hungarian mathematician.
George Szekeres George Szekeres AM (29 May 1911 – 28 August 2005) was a Hungarian–Australian mathematician.
Gyula Farkas (natural scientist) Farkas Gyula, or Julius Farkas (March 28, 1847, Sárosd, Fejér County - December 27, 1930, Pestszentlőrinc) was a Hungarian mathematician and physicist.
Gyula J. Obádovics Gyula J. Obádovics (born 1927) is a Hungarian mathematician, Dr. Techn., Dr. Rer.
Gyula Kőnig Gyula Kőnig (16 December 1849 – 8 April 1913) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Gyula O. H. Katona Gyula O. H. Katona (born March 16, 1941, Budapest) is a Hungarian mathematician known for his work in combinatorial set theory, and especially for the Kruskal–Katona theorem and his beautiful an...
Gyula Pál Gyula Pál (1881– September 6, 1946) was a noted Hungarian-Danish mathematician.
Gyula Vályi Gyula Vályi (5 January 1855, Marosvásárhely/Târgu Mureş – 13 October 1913, Kolozsvár/Cluj) was a Hungarian mathematician and theoretical physicist, a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences,...
Gyula Y. Katona Gyula Y. Katona (December 4, 1965 - ) is a Hungarian mathematician, the son of mathematician Gyula O. H. Katona.
Gábor Tardos Gábor Tardos (born 11 July 1964) is a Hungarian mathematician, currently a professor and Canada Research Chair at Simon Fraser University.
Géza Fodor (mathematician) Géza Fodor (Szeged, 6 May, 1927–Szeged, 28 September, 1977) was a Hungarian mathematician, working in set theory.
Géza Grünwald Géza Grünwald (Budapest, October 18, 1910 – September 7, 1943) was a Hungarian mathematician who worked on analysis.
Géza Ottlik Géza Ottlik was a Hungarian writer, translator, mathematician, and bridge theorist.
Imre Bárány Imre Bárány (Mátyásföld, 7 December 1947) is a Hungarian mathematician, working in combinatorics and discrete geometry.
Imre Csiszár Imre Csiszár is a Hungarian mathematician with contributions to information theory and probability theory.
Imre Izsak Imre Gyula Izsák was a Hungarian mathematician, physicist, astronomer, and celestial mechanician.
Imre Lakatos Imre Lakatos (Lakatos Imre November 9, 1922 – February 2, 1974) was a Hungarian philosopher of mathematics and science, known for his thesis of the fallibility of mathematics and its 'methodolo...
Imre Z. Ruzsa Imre Z. Ruzsa (born 23 July 1953) is a Hungarian mathematician specializing in number theory.
István Fenyő István Fenyő (1917 March 5 Budapest – 1987 July 28 Budapest) was a Hungarian mathematician best known for his publications of applied mathematics in fields like chemistry and technology.
István Fáry István Fáry was a Hungarian-born mathematician known for his work in geometry and algebraic topology.
István Gyöngy István Gyöngy (born 1951) is a Hungarian mathematician working in the fields of stochastic differential equations, stochastic partial differential equations and their applications to nonlinear f...
István Hatvani István Hatvani (1718–1786) was a Hungarian mathematician.
István Vincze (mathematician) István Vincze (— 1999) was a Hungarian mathematician, known for his contributions to number theory, non-parametric statistics, empirical distribution, Cramér–Rao inequality, and informatio...
Janos Galambos Janos Galambos is a mathematician affiliated with Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Jenő Egerváry Jenő Egerváry (or Eugene Egerváry) (April 16, 1891 – November 30, 1958) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Jenő Hunyady Jenő Hunyady (April 28, 1838, Pest – December 26, 1889, Budapest) was a Hungarian mathematician noted for his work on conic sections and linear algebra, specifically on determinants.
Jenő Szép Jenő Szép (13 January 1920 - 18 October 2004) was a Hungarian mathematician.
John G. Kemeny John George Kemeny (Kemény János György) (May 31, 1926 – December 26, 1992) was a Hungarian American mathematician, computer scientist, and educator best known for co-developing the BASIC ...
John George Kemeny John George Kemeny was a Jewish-Hungarian American mathematician, computer scientist, and educator best known for co-developing the BASIC programming language in 1964 with Thomas E. Kurtz.
John Harnad John Harnad (born Hernád János, Budapest) is a Hungarian-born mathematical physicist.
John Kemeny (computer scientist) John George Kemeny was a Jewish-Hungarian American mathematician, computer scientist, and educator best known for co-developing the BASIC programming language in 1964 with Thomas E. Kurtz.
John von Neumann John von Neumann (December 28, 1903 – February 8, 1957) was a Hungarian-American pure and applied mathematician, physicist, and polymath.
János Apáczai Csere János Apáczai Csere (June 10, 1625 – January 31, 1659) was a Transylvanian Hungarian polyglot and mathematician, famous for his work The Hungarian Encyclopedia, the first textbook to be written in Hungarian.
János Bolyai János Bolyai (15 December 1802 – 27 January 1860) or Johann Bolyai, was a Hungarian mathematician, one of the founders of non-Euclidean geometry — a geometry that differs from Euclidean ge...
János Kollár János Kollár (born June 7, 1956) is a Hungarian mathematician, specializing in algebraic geometry.
János Komlós (mathematician) János Komlós (Budapest, 23 May 1942) is a Hungarian-American mathematician, working in probability theory and discrete mathematics.
János Pach János Pach (born May 3, 1954) is a mathematician and computer scientist working in the fields of combinatorics and discrete and computational geometry.
János Pintz János Pintz is a Hungarian mathematician working in analytic number theory.
József Beck József Beck (Budapest, Hungary, February 14, 1952) is a Harold H. Martin Professor of Mathematics at Rutgers University.
József Kürschák József Kürschák (14 March 1864 – 26 March 1933) was a Hungarian mathematician noted for his work on trigonometry and for his creation of the theory of valuations.
Karl Zsigmondy Karl Zsigmondy (27 March 1867 - 14 October 1925) was an Austrian mathematician of Hungarian ethnicity.
Károly Bezdek Károly Bezdek (born May 28, 1955 in Budapest, Hungary), is a Hungarian-Canadian mathematician with main interests in geometry and specializing in combinatorial, computational, convex, and discre...
Károly Hadaly Károly Hadaly (1743, Kolárovo – 1834, Budapest) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Ladislaus Chernac Ladislaus Chernac was a Hungarian scientist who moved to Deventer in the Netherlands.
Lajos Jánossy Lajos Jánossy (Budapest, 1912 March 2 – Budapest, 1978 March 2) was a Hungarian physicist, astrophysicist and mathematician and a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
Lajos Pukánszky Lajos Pukánszky was a Hungarian and American mathematician noted for his work in representation theory of solvable Lie groups.
Lajos Pósa (mathematician) Lajos Pósa (Budapest, December 9, 1947) is a Hungarian mathematician working in the topic of combinatorics, and one of the most prominent mathematics educators of Hungary, best known of his math...
Lajos Takács Lajos Takács is a Hungarian mathematician, known for his contributions to probability theory and in particular, queueing theory.
Lipót Fejér Lipót Fejér (or Leopold Fejér, 9 February 1880 – 15 October 1959) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Ludwig Schlesinger Ludwig Schlesinger (Slovak Ľudovít Schlesinger, (Hungarian: Lajos Schlesinger), born November 1, 1864 in Trnava, December 15, died 1933 in Giessen) was a German mathematician known for the resea...
László Babai László (Laci) Babai (born July 20, 1950 in Budapest) is a Hungarian professor of mathematics and computer science at the University of Chicago.
László Fejes Tóth László Fejes Tóth (Fejes Tóth László Szeged, 12 March 1915 – Budapest, 17 March 2005) was a Hungarian mathematician who specialized in geometry.
László Filep László Filep was a Hungarian mathematician who specialized in history of mathematics.
László Fuchs László Fuchs is a Hungarian-American mathematician, the Evelyn and John G. Phillips Distinguished Professor Emeritus in Mathematics at Tulane University.
László Kalmár László Kalmár (March 27, 1905, Edde – August 2, 1976, Mátraháza) was a Hungarian mathematician and Professor at the University of Szeged.
László Lempert László Lempert is a Hungarian-American mathematician, working in the analysis of multiple complex variables.
László Lovász László Lovász (born March 9, 1948) is a Hungarian–American mathematician, best known for his work in combinatorics, for which he was awarded the Wolf Prize and the Knuth Prize in 1999, and the K...
László Pyber László Pyber (born 8 May 1960 in Budapest) is a Hungarian mathematician.
László Rátz László Rátz, born April 9, 1863 in Sopron, died September 30, 1930 in Budapest, was a Hungarian mathematics high school teacher best known for educating such people as John von Neumann and Nobel...
László Rédei László Rédei (Rákoskeresztúr, 15 November, 1900—Budapest, 21 November, 1980) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Marcel Grossmann Marcel Grossmann (Grossmann Marcell, April 9, 1878 – September 7, 1936) was a mathematician of Jewish ancestry, and a friend and classmate of Albert Einstein.
Marcel Riesz Marcel Riesz (Riesz Marcell, 16 November 1886 – 4 September 1969) was a Hungarian-born mathematician, known for work on summation methods, potential theory, and other parts of analysis, as well...
Marianna Csörnyei Marianna Csörnyei (born October 8, 1975 in Budapest) is a Hungarian mathematician.
Mario Szegedy Mario Szegedy is a Hungarian-American computer scientist, professor of computer science at Rutgers University.
Michael Fekete Michael (Mihály) Fekete (מיכאל פקטה; July 19, 1886 – May 13, 1957) was an Israeli-Hungarian mathematician.
Michael Makkai Michael Makkai (Makkai Mihály, 24 June 1939, Budapest, Hungary) is Canadian mathematician of Hungarian origin, specializing in mathematical logic.
Miklós Ajtai Miklós Ajtai (born 2 July 1946) is a computer scientist at the IBM Almaden Research Center, USA. In 2003, he received the Knuth Prize for his numerous contributions to the field, including a classic sorting network algorithm (developed jointly with J. Komlós and Endre Szemerédi)...
Miklós Bóna Miklós Bóna (born on October 6, 1967, in Székesfehérvár) is an American mathematician of Hungarian origin.
Miklós Laczkovich Miklós Laczkovich (born 21 February 1948) is a Hungarian mathematician mainly noted for his work on real analysis and geometric measure theory.
Miklós Simonovits Miklós Simonovits (4 September 1943, Budapest) is a Hungarian mathematician who currently works at the Rényi Institute of Mathematics in Budapest and is a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
Paul Erdős Paul Erdős (Erdős Pál 26 March 1913 – 20 September 1996) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Peter Lax Peter David Lax (born 1 May 1926) is an American mathematician working in the areas of pure and applied mathematics.
Peter Ozsváth Peter Steven Ozsváth (born October 20, 1967) is a professor of mathematics at Princeton University.
Pál Turán Paul (Pál) Turán (18 August 1910 – 26 September 1976) was a Hungarian mathematician who worked primarily in number theory.
Péter Frankl Péter Frankl (born 26 March 1953 in Kaposvár, Somogy county, Hungary) is a Hungarian mathematician and street performer.
Péter Kiss (mathematician) Péter Kiss was a Hungarian mathematician, Doctor of Mathematics, and professor of mathematics at Eszterházy Károly College, who specialized in number theory.
Péter Komjáth Péter Komjáth is a Hungarian mathematician, working in set theory, especially combinatorial set theory.
Raoul Bott Raoul Bott, ForMemRS (September 24, 1923 – December 20, 2005) was a Hungarian mathematician known for numerous basic contributions to geometry in its broad sense.
Rudolf E. Kalman Rudolf (Rudy) Emil Kalman (in Hungarian Kálmán Rudolf Emil; born May 19, 1930) is a Hungarian-American electrical engineer, mathematical system theorist, and college professor, who was ed...
Rudolf E. Kálmán Rudolf (Rudy) Emil Kálmán (in Hungarian Kálmán Rudolf Emil; born May 19, 1930) is a Hungarian-born American electrical engineer, mathematician, and inventor, who was educated in the United...
Róbert Szelepcsényi Róbert Szelepcsényi (born 19 August 1966, Žilina) was a Slovak student of Hungarian descent and a member of the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics of Comenius University in Bratislava.
Rózsa Péter Rózsa Péter (orig.: Politzer) (17 February 1905 – 16 February 1977) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Sandor Lehoczky Sandor Lehoczky is an American amateur mathematician of Hungarian descent.
Simon Sidon Simon Sidon or Simon Szidon (1892 in Versec, Kingdom of Hungary – 27 April 1941, Budapest, Hungary) was a reclusive Hungarian mathematician who worked on trigonometric series and orthogona...
Steven Gaal Steven Alexander Gaal (born ca. 1923), (also known as István Sándor Gál or I. S. Gál) is a Hungarian-American mathematician and emeritus Professor of Mathematics at the University of...
Steven Vajda Steven Vajda (August 20, 1901 - December 10, 1995) played an important role in the development of mathematical programming and operational research for more than fifty years.
Sámuel Mikoviny Sámuel Mikoviny (1700 – 23 March 1750) was a renowned Hungarian mathematician, engineer, cartographer, and professor.
Tamás Hausel Tamás Hausel (born 1972) is a Hungarian mathematician working in the areas of combinatorial, differential and algebraic geometry and topology.
Tamás Szőnyi Tamás Szőnyi (July 23, 1957, Budapest) is a Hungarian mathematician, doing research in finite geometry.
Tibor Gallai Tibor Gallai (born Tibor Grünwald, 15 July 1912 – 2 January 1992) was a Hungarian mathematician.
Tibor Radó Tibor Radó (June 2, 1895 – December 29, 1965) was a Hungarian mathematician who moved to the USA after World War I. He was born in Budapest and between 1913 and 1915 attended the Polytech...
Tibor Szele Tibor Szele Hungarian mathematician, working in combinatorics and abstract algebra.
Vavrinec Benedikt of Nedožery Vavrinec Benedikt z Nedožier (Vavřinec Benedikt z Nudožer (Nedožer, Nedožier, Nudožerinus), Benedicti M. Lőrinc; 1555, Nedožery (Nedozser, Nádasér-Berzseny), Kingdom of Hungary, now Slovak...
Vera T. Sós Vera T. Sós (born September 11, 1930) is a Hungarian mathematician, specializing in number theory and combinatorics.
Vilmos Totik Vilmos Totik (Mosonmagyaróvár, March 8, 1954) is a Hungarian mathematician, working in classical analysis, harmonic analysis, orthogonal polynomials, approximation theory, potential theory.
Zoltán Füredi Zoltán Füredi (Budapest, Hungary, 21 May 1954) is a Hungarian mathematician, working in combinatorics, mainly in discrete geometry and extremal combinatorics.
Zoltán Pál Dienes Zoltán Pál Dienes (anglicized as Zoltan Paul Dienes) (1916- January 11, 2014) was a Hungarian mathematician whose ideas on education (especially of small children) have been popular in som...
Zoltán Szabó Zoltán Szabó (November 24, 1965, Budapest, Hungary) is a professor of mathematics at Princeton University.