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Dr. Dávid Karátson

Karátson Dávid

Position: professor, head of department

Location: Eötvös University, Lágymányos, South Block, room 1.304.
phone: +36 30 8063000/1810
e-mail: dkarat@ludens.elte.hu

Qualification: geography and biology MSc with specialization in geomorphology (Eötvös University, 1989)

Scientific degree: PhD (1995), Doctor of Science of Hungarian Academy, DSc (2008)

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Research

Volcanological and volcanic geomorphological research on volcanoes of the Carpathians (mostly in the Börzsöny–Visegrád and Mátra Mts, East Carpathians), Italy, France, Greece, Japan, USA, Chile and Argentina


Teaching

BSc:

Endogenous forces of Earth
Physical geography of Hungary and the Carpathian Basin
Environmental politics

MSc:

Volcanology
Volcanic mountains of Earth
Volcanoes of the Carpathian Basin
Global environmental issues
Field practicals to volcanic areas

PhD:

New results in volcanic geomorphology I-II (PhD course).


Selected publications

1. KARÁTSON, D. 1996:
Rates and factors of stratovolcano degradation in a continental climate: a complex morphometric analysis of nineteen Neogene/Quaternary crater remnants in the Carpathians.
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 73, pp. 65-78. (PDF file – 1,3 MB)

2. KARÁTSON, D., THOURET, J. C., MORIYA, I., LOMOSCHITZ, A. 1999:
Erosion calderas: origins, processes, structural and climatic control.
Bulletin of Volcanology, 61, p. 174-193. (PDF file - 4,9 MB)

3. KARÁTSON, D., MÁRTON, E., HARANGI, SZ., JÓZSA, S., BALOGH, K., PÉCSKAY, Z., KOVÁCSVÖLGYI, S., SZAKMÁNY, GY., DULAI, A. 2000:
Volcanic evolution and stratigraphy of the Miocene Börzsöny Mountains, Hungary: an integrated study.
Geologica Carpathica, 51/1, pp. 325-343. (PDF file - 9,2 MB)

4. KARÁTSON, D., SZTANÓ, O., TELBISZ, T. 2002:
Preferred clast orientation in volcaniclastic mass-flow deposits: application of a new photo-statistical method.
Journal of Sedimentary Research, 72/6, pp. 823-835. (PDF file – 2,3 MB)

5. SZÉKELY, B. − KARÁTSON, D. 2004:
DEM-based volcanic geomorphology as a tool for reconstructing volcanic edifices: examples from the Börzsöny Mts, North Hungary.
Geomorphology, 63, pp. 25-37. (PDF file – 1,5 MB)

6. FAVALLI, M., KARÁTSON, D., MAZZUOLI, R., PARESCHI, M. T., VENTURA, G. 2005:
Volcanic geomorphology and tectonics of the Aeolian archipelago (Southern Italy) based on integrated DEM data.
Bulletin of Volcanology, 68, pp. 157-170. (PDF file – 0,9 MB)

7. KARÁTSON, D., NÉMETH, K., SZÉKELY, B., RUSZKICZAY-RÜDIGER, ZS., PÉCSKAY, Z. 2006:
Incision of a river curvature due to exhumed Miocene volcanic landforms: Danube Bend, Hungary.
International Journal of Earth Sciences (Geologische Rundschau), 95(5), pp. 929-944.
(PDF file – 1,3 MB)

8. KARÁTSON, D. 2007 (1. kiadás), 2009 (2., javított kiadás):
A Börzsönytől a Hargitáig.
Typotex Kiadó, Budapest, ISBN 978-963-9664-66-1, 463 p. (bővebb információ)

9. KARÁTSON, D., FAVALLI, M., TARQUINI, S., FORNACIAI, A., WÖRNER, G. 2010:
The regular shape of stratovolcanoes: a DEM-based morphometrical approach.
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 193 (2010), pp. 171–181. (PDF file – 2,9 MB)

10. KARÁTSON, D., TELBISZ, T., SINGER, B. B. 2010:
Late-stage volcano-geomorphic evolution of the Pleistocene San Francisco Mountain, Arizona (USA), on the basis of high-resolution DEM analysis and Ar-Ar chronology.
Bulletin of Volcanology, 72:833–846, DOI: 10.1007/s00445-010-0365-8. (PDF file – 1,5 MB)