CV – Bence Ferdinandy

Place & date of birth: Szeged, Hungary – September 9, 1988
Nationality: Hungarian
Education: physicist (2012)
Contact: ferdinandy.bence@ttk.elte.hu

Studies:
2012 – 2018                ELTE Doctoral School of Physics

2010 – 2012                ELTE Master in Physics
2007 – 2010                ELTE Bachelors in Physics

Languages skills: English, German

Degree: PhD (2018)

Professional experience and positions:
2018-                          research fellow – MTA-ELTE Comparative Ethology Research Group     
2015-2018                 assistant research fellow – MTA-ELTE Comparative Ethology Research Group

2012-2015                 contracted research fellow, ELTE EU ERC COLLMOT project

Teaching experience:
2020 –                         Python programming for biologists (English)
2018 –                        Biometrics, advanced biostatistics (english)

2012-2014                  Modern Physics Laboratory (ESR spectroscopy, Spectra of hydrogen and alkali metals)

Domestic and foreign scholarships:
2019                            Scholarship for the Nation’s Young Talents ( “Nemzet Fiatal Tehetségeiért Ösztöndíj”)
2019                            Hungarian State Eötvös Scholarship
2018                            Scholarship for the Nation’s Young Talents ( “Nemzet Fiatal Tehetségeiért Ösztöndíj”)

Professional awards and recognition:
2011 – ELTE TTK Excellent Student of the Faculty

5 most significant publications (within 5 years):
Ferdinandy, B., Gerencsér, L., Corrieri, L., Perez, P., Újváry, D., Csizmadia, G., Miklósi, Á. 2020. Challenges of machine learning model validation using correlated behaviour data: Evaluation of cross-validation strategies and accuracy measures. PLoS ONE, 15: e0236092. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0236092