Lajos Helyes

Szent Istvan University



Lajos Helyes Received his Ph.D. from Hungarian Academy of Science, 1996 (Horticultural Science) and M.Sc. from Horticultural University Budapest in1981. He is the Director of Horticultural Institute,  Szent István University 2012 and Vice-rector for science at Szent István University 2016. He is the elected member of ISHS Water Supply and Irrigation working group 1997 and Production of vegetables for processing ISHS working group 1998 and also Member of the International Society for Horticultural Sciences. His main research areas: Effect of water supply, irrigation on yield quantity and quality of vegetable crops (tomato, sweet pepper, eggplant, broccoli, carrot, onion). Irrigation scheduling and timing. His research activities have been supplemented - parallel with nutritional and international research expectations - with the evaluation of determinants of vegetable quality and organoleptically important components (special regards to biologically active components). The number of scientific publications: 186, independent citations: 817