Michal Hospodár

reaearch fellow at the Mathematical Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, branch in Košice

Matematický ústav
Slovenská akadémia vied
Grešákova 6
040 01 Košice
Slovak Republic
Work tel.: +421 55 6228291
ORCID: 0000-0002-1752-544X
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Curriculum vitae

January 24, 2024
approved by the Scientific Council of MI SAS as a possible supervisor of PhD theses
November 8, 2023
qualification degree IIa (roughly equivalent to Associate Professor)
Summer 2021
first time a supervisor of a Master thesis
Summer 2020
first time a reviewer of a Bachelor thesis
August 2019
PhD defense (thesis, slides); opponents: G. Andrejková, J. Dassow, F. Mráz
September 2017 - January 2018
research stay at the University of Giessen (Germany), funded by DAAD; supervisor: Markus Holzer
May 2017
dissertation exam
September 2015
start of PhD study (in cooperation with the Comenius University in Bratislava); supervisor: Galina Jirásková
June 2014
achieving Ing. (Master of Science) degree at the Faculty of electrical engineering and informatics, Technical University in Košice
May 2009
leaving secondary education at St. Thomas Aquinas Grammar School, Košice
September 1997
started primary education at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Primary School, Košice
Summer 1993
moved to Košice (Slovak Republic)
March 1991
born in Poprad (Czechoslovakia)

Research Interests

finite automata, descriptional complexity, operational state complexity, Boolean automata, subclasses of convex languages

My Erdős number is 3

(via G. Jirásková and J. Shallit).

My Mathematics Genealogy entry

Personal Grants, Prizes and Awards

2020-21: common 2nd-3rd place in the competition for Štefan Schwarz Award by the Slovak Mathematical Society
2017: DAAD short-term grant for research in Germany
2010: scholarship for best students of the Technical University in Košice
2004: national winner of Pytagoriáda