Prof. Ing. Anton Čižmár, CSc.
(full professor)

Park Komenského 13, 041 20 Košice
tel.: ++421 55 602 20 10
fax: ++421 55 632 39 89


Anton Čižmár, was born in Michalovce, Slovakia in 1956. He is a graduate of the Slovak Technical University in Bratislava in 1980, at the Department of Telecommunications. He holds a Ph.D. degree in Radioelectronics from the Technical University of Košice in 1986, where he works as a Full Professor at he Department of Electronics and Multimedia Communications.

During a career he has been in the position of the dean of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics and currently he is in the position of vice-rector of the university responsible for IT area.

· Slovak Technical university in Bratislava (MSc.) 1980
· Technical university of Kosice (Ph.D.) 1986
· Technical university of Kosice (Assoc.Prof.) 1990
· Technical university of Kosice (Full Professor) 1999

Chief and project manager of the EU projects in Slovakia:
· COST 278 - Spoken Language Interaction in Telecommunication, 2000 - 
· COST 249 - Continuous Speech Recognition over the telephone, 1994-2000
· COPERNICUS 587 - ISMAN - Integrated Services Metropolitan Area Networks, 1996-1998
· COPERNICUS - PL 96 1114 MOCOMTEL - Mobile Computing for Telematic Services, 1998-2000
· Leonardo da Vinci JOINT - Joint International Training Module on Communications Technologies, 1998-2000

Co-leader of the EU projets:
· Leonardo da Vinci TELEHUMAN - Human Resourses Support for Managing Modern Telecommunications Networks, 1998-2000
· Leonardo da Vinci DEPSIS - Distance Education Programme for Staff Responsible for IS Sector Support in Companies, 1999-2000

"Doctor honoris causa" at University of Oradea, Romania, 1998

Patent No. 254 932 - Electronic system for Speech Recognition

Scientific orientation:
· Telecommunication Management
· Project Management
· Broadband Information and Telecommunication Technologies
· Multimedia Systems
· Telecommunications Networks and Services
· Speech processing, coding and recognition
· Coding and Modulation techniques

Aplications in Practise:
· The first ATM videoconferency in Slovakia and central Europe
· Common Experimental and training segment at FEI TU Kosice with Slovak Telecom
· CISCO Networking Academy at FEI TU Košice 
· New multimedia technologies and services for Slovak Telecom

Positions at the university:
· Deputy chief department 1986 - 1989 
· Vice-dean for international affairs 1992 - 1993
· Dean of the Faculty of Electr.Eng. and Informatics 1994 - 2000
· Vice-Rector for Information Technologies at the Technical university of Kosice 2000 -

Research area: 

Speech processing, data compression, coding and modulation, digital broadband communications and project management in information and communication technology field.

Curent PhD. students: 

Ing. Michal Mirilovič
Ing. Ján Papaj
Ing. Miroslav Baboľ
Ing. Gyongyike Gebeová


List of publications


[1] Vandecatseye,A.-Martens,J.P.-Neto,J.-Meinedo,H.-Mateo,C.G.-Dieguez,J.-Mihelic,F.-Zibert,J.-Nouza,J.-David,P.-Pleva,M.-Cizmar,A.-Papageorgiou,H.-Alexandris,Ch.: The COST278 pan-European Broadcast News Database. Proceedings LREC 2004. ELRA-European Language Resources Association. Lisbon. ISBN/ISSN: 2-9517408-1-6. pp. 873-876. 2004.
[2] Pleva,M.- Juhar,J.- Cizmar,A.: Vývoj a evaluácia multilingválnej databázy pre systémy automatickej transkripcie správ elektronických médií. (About development and evaluation of multilingual database for automatic broadcast news transcription systems). Acta Electrotechnica et Informatica. FEI TUKE. ISSN 1335-8243.No.¬2, Vol.4, 2004. pp. 56-59.
[3] Juhár,J.-Čižmár, A.-Hintoš,Ľ.: Speech-enabled information services. Proceedings of I5th Int. Carpatian Control Conference CCC’04, Vol. I., Zakopane, May 25-28, Poland, pp. 837 – 842. 2004.
[4] Dobos,L., Goril,J., Čižmár,A.: Computational Intelligence in Call Admision Control. Int. Conf., Symptotic’03. Procedings of Joint First Workshop on Mobile Future and Symposium on Trends in Communications. Bratislava, Oct. 26-28, 2003, pp. 94-97. ISBN 0-7803-7993-4. INSPEC Accesion Numer: 7907162.
[5] Čižmár,A.- Baboľ,M., - Jakab,F.: Technológia Ipv6 a možnosti jej nasadenia. ISBN 80 - 89066 - 68 - 2. Elfa Press. Edícia vedeckých spisov FEI TU v Košiciach. 2003.
[6] 6. Čižmár,A. - Doboš,Ľ., - Palitefka,R.: Mobilné ATM siete. ISBN 80 - 88964 - 08 - 3. Elfa Press. Edícia vedeckých spisov FEI TU v Košiciach. 1999.
[7] Hámorský,J.- Wachsmann,U.-Huber,J.B.-Cizmár,A.: Hybrid Automatic Repeat Request Scheme with Turbo Codes. Int. Symposium on Turbo Codes and Related Topics, Best, France 3.-5. Sept.1997, pp. 247-250.
Last update: May 24, 2005