József Pálinkás

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József Pálinkás
Minister of Education of Hungary
In office
16 July 2001 – 27 May 2002
Preceded byZoltán Pokorni
Succeeded byBálint Magyar
Personal details
Born (1952-09-18) 18 September 1952 (age 68)
Galvács, Hungary
Political partyMDF, MDNP, Fidesz,
Professionatomic physicist, politician

József Pálinkás (born 18 September 1952) is a Hungarian atomic physicist and politician, who served as Minister of Education between 2001 and 2002. He was the President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences from 2008 to 2014.

Thereafter Pálinkás functioned as Government Commissioner responsible for the creation of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NKFIH) from 12 June to 31 December 2014. Following that he was President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office between 1 January 2015 and 30 June 2018.


  • Experimental Investigation of the Angular Distribution of Characteristic X-Radiation Following Electron Impact Ionisation (co-author, 1979)
  • L3-Subshell Alignment in Gold Following Low-Velocity Proton and He+ Impact Ionisation (co-author, 1980)
  • L3-Subshell Alignment of Gold by C+ and N+ Impact Ionisation (co-author, 1982)
  • Alignment of He- and H-Like P-States of 48-MeV Foil-Excited Mg Ions (co-author, 1985)
  • Observation of the Electron Capture into the Continuum States of Neutral Projectiles (co-author, 1989)
  • Egzotikus elektronbefogási folyamatok (1996)
  • Status of CMS and B-physics with CMS (co-author, 2000)
  • The CMS Experiment at the CERN LHC (co-author, 2008)

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Political offices
Preceded by
Zoltán Pokorni
Minister of Education
Succeeded by
Bálint Magyar
Cultural offices
Preceded by
Szilveszter Vizi
President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Succeeded by
László Lovász

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