Andrea Manno-Kovács

senior research fellow
1111 Budapest, Kende u. 13-17.
Room number
K 405
+36 1 279 6158

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I am a research fellow and project leader in computer vision, image processing and remote sensing research fields.


  • PhD, Pazmany Peter Catholic University, 2013
  • MSc, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, 2008

Research interest

  • Automatic processing of image and video data with saliency models
  • Object boundary extraction applying active contour models
  • Remote sensing data analyis for Earth observation and ecologically inspired tasks
  • Content-based medical image processing

Awards, grants

  • Janos Bolyai Research Fellowship, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2018-2021)
  • ÚNKP Bolyai+ scholarship, Hungarian Government, Ministry of Human Capacities (2018-2019)
  • Young researcher’s award, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2019)
  • MTA SZTAKI publication award (2013 and 2016)

Lecturing activities

  • Pázmány Péter Catholic University (PPCU) Faculty of Information Technology and Bionics
  • Supervisor of BSc, MSc theses and national student competition works

Selected projects

  • KH_17 OTKA, project of the Hungarian National Research, Development and Innovation Fund (NKFIH), 2017-2019, principal investigator
  • zMed, GINOP-2.2.1-15 project of the Hungarian National Research, Development and Innovation Fund (NKFIH), 2017-2020, workpackage leader
  • OWETIS, project of the European Space Agency, 2016 - 2018, principal investigator

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