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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?”
George Andrew Olah is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
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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 Chemistry in 1994. He has also been awarded the Priestley Medal, the highest honor granted by the American Chemical Society and F.A. Cotton Medal for Excellence in Chemical Research of the American Chemical Society in 1996. ...more

Age: 90

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Leó Szilárd is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
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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 1939 wrote the letter for Albert Einstein's signature that resulted in the Manhattan Project that built the atomic bomb. He also conceived the electron microscope. He conceived the linear accelerator, and also the cyclotron. Szilárd himself did not build all of these devices, or publish these ideas in scientific journals, and so credit for them often went to others. As a result, Szilárd never received the Nobel Prize, but others were awarded the Prize as a result of their work on two of his inventions. He was born ...more

Age: Died at 66 (1898-1964)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Theodore von Kármán is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Budapest University Of Technology And Economics Alumni
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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 responsible for many key advances in aerodynamics, notably his work on supersonic and hypersonic airflow characterization. He is regarded as the outstanding aerodynamic theoretician of the twentieth century. ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1881-1963)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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

Age: Died at 94 (1911-2005)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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