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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Budapest University of Technology and Economics and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Budapest University of Technology and Economics, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Budapest University of Technology and Economics include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Budapest University of Technology and Economics alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Budapest University of Technology and Economics are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

List features graduates like George Andrew Olah, Dennis Gabor and more!

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Budapest University of Technology and Economics?” and “Which celebrities are Budapest University of Technology and Economics alumni?”

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George Andrew Olah is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Chemist, Scientist George Andrew Olah is a Hungarian and American chemist. His research involves the generation and reactivity of carbocations via superacids. For this research, Olah was awarded a Nobel Prize in ...more

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Leó Szilárd is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Physicist, Inventor, Scientist Leó Szilárd was a Hungarian-American physicist and inventor. He conceived the nuclear chain reaction in 1933, patented the idea of a nuclear reactor with Enrico Fermi, and in late ...more

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Theodore von Kármán is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Physicist, Scientist, Aerospace Engineer Theodore von Kármán was a Hungarian-American mathematician, aerospace engineer and physicist who was active primarily in the fields of aeronautics and astronautics. He is ...more

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George Szekeres is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Mathematician George Szekeres AM was a Hungarian–Australian mathematician.

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Dennis Gabor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Physicist, Inventor, Scientist Dennis Gabor CBE, FRS was a Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist, most notable for inventing holography, for which he later received the 1971 Nobel Prize in Physics.

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Ernő Rubik is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Professor, Inventor, Architect Ernő Rubik is a Hungarian inventor, architect and professor of architecture. He is best known for the invention of mechanical puzzles including Rubik's Cube, Rubik's Magic, Rubik's Magic: Master ...more

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Kálmán Kandó is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Kálmán Kandó Engineer Kálmán Kandó de Egerfarmos et Sztregova was a Hungarian engineer, and a pioneer in the development of electric railway traction.

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Gabor A. Somorjai is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Chemist Gabor A. Somorjai is a professor of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley and is a leading researcher in the field of surface chemistry and catalysis. For his contributions to the ...more

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Aurel Stodola is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Physicist, Inventor, Engineer Aurel Boleslav Stodola was a Slovak engineer, physicist, and inventor. He was a pioneer in the area of technical thermodynamics and its applications and published his book Die Dampfturbine in ...more

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Aurel Vlaicu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Inventor, Scientist, Engineer Aurel Vlaicu was a Romanian engineer, inventor, airplane constructor and early pilot.

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Zoltán Balczó is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Zoltán Balczó Politician Zoltán Balczó is a Hungarian politician, former deputy speaker of the National Assembly of Hungary. He was a Member of the European Parliament with Jobbik - Movement for a Better ...more

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Donát Bánki is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Inventor, Engineer Donát Bánki was a Hungarian mechanical engineer and inventor. In 1893 he invented the carburetor for the stationary engine, together with János Csonka. The invention is ...more

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Kálmán Tihanyi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Physicist, Inventor, Electrical engineer Kálmán Tihanyi, was a Hungarian physicist, electrical engineer and inventor. One of the early pioneers of electronic television, he made significant contributions to the ...more

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Tibor Gallai is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Tibor Gallai Mathematician Tibor Gallai was a Hungarian mathematician. He worked in combinatorics, especially in graph theory, and was a lifelong friend and collaborator of Paul Erdős. He was a student of Dénes ...more

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László Hudec is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
László Hudec Architect László Ede Hudec or Ladislav Hudec was a Hungarian - Slovak architect active in Shanghai from 1918 to 1945 and responsible for some of that city's most notable structures. Major ...more

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Dénes Mihály is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Dénes Mihály Engineer Dénes Mihály was a Hungarian inventor, engineer. Mihály graduated as a mechanical engineer at the Technical University in Budapest. During his high school studies – at the ...more

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Lajos Méhelÿ is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Lajos Méhelÿ Lajos Méhelÿ was a Hungarian zoologist, herpetologist, professor, and prolific author. He is one of the greatest, but also one of the most controversial, personalities in the history ...more

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Máté Hidvégi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Máté Hidvégi Mate Hidvegi is a Hungarian biochemist and co-inventor of Avemar and Oncomar, fermented wheat germ extract based nutraceuticals.

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Csaba Horváth is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Csaba Horváth Engineer Csaba Horváth was a Hungarian-American chemical engineer, particularly noted for building the first high-performance liquid chromatograph.

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János Kriesch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
János Kriesch János Kriesch was a Hungarian hydro-biologist, zoologist, agronomist, corresponding member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. He served as Director-General of Budapest Zoo & ...more

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Willy Pogany is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Willy Pogany Film Art Director, Author, Artist William Andrew Pogany was a prolific Hungarian illustrator of children's and other books. His contemporaries include C. Coles Phillips, Joseph Clement Coll, Edmund Dulac, Harvey Dunn, Walter ...more

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Zoltan Hajos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Zoltan Hajos Zoltan Hajos is a Hungarian born American organic chemist.

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Béla Lajta is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
Béla Lajta Béla Lajta was a prominent Hungarian architect.