Ákos Horváth (Hungary) is presently the general director of MTA Centre for Energy Research in Hungary. His scientific career has been in high temperature corrosion, radiation ageing, and development of heat resistant structural materials for nuclear reactors.
He has coordinated several national and international research activities related to structural materials of investigation and characterization for future fission and fusion nuclear reactors.
Since 2010, he has been participating in the preparation of the Hungarian nuclear R&D program.
He is a Member of the Hungarian Academy of Engineering, and a Member of the Board of the Hungarian Nuclear Society.