Szabolcs Harangi

leader researcher
Department of Petrology and Geology
1117 Budapest Pázmány Péter promenad 1/C 0-509 room
(36-1) 3722500 / 8355
Research areas
Magmatic petrology and geochemistry, Magmatic petrogenesis, Volcanology, the origin and geodynamic relationship of the Neogene-Quaternary volcanism of the Carpathian-Pannonian region
Lukács, R.; Guillong, M.; Szepesi, J.; Szymanowski, D.; Portnyagin, M.; Józsa, S.; Bachmann, O.; Petrelli, M.; Müller, S.; Schiller, D.; Fodor, L.; Chelle-Michou, C.; Harangi, Sz.: Mid-Miocene silicic explosive volcanism of the Tokaj Mts., eastern-central Europe: Eruption chronology, geochemical fingerprints and petrogenesis Gondwana Research vol. 130. pages 53-77. (2024)
Cserép, B.; Szemerédi, M.; Harangi, Sz.; Erdmann, S.; Bachmann, O.; Dunkl, I.; Seghedi, I.; Mészáros, K.; Kovács, Z.; Virág, A.; Ntaflos, T.; Schiller, D.; Molnár, K.; Lukács, R.: Constraints on the pre-eruptive magma storage conditions and magma evolution of the 56–30 ka explosive volcanism of Ciomadul (East Carpathians, Romania) Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 178, Article num. 96., (2023)
Harangi, Sz.; Korbély, B.: The Basaltic Monogenetic Volcanic Field of the Bakony– Balaton UNESCO Global Geopark, Hungary: From Science to Geoeducation and Geotourism Geoconservation Research, vol. 6., issue 1., pp 70-97. (2023)
Harangi, Sz.; Szarvas, I.; Lukács, R.: Wide-ranging and Violent Volcanic History of a Quiet Transborder Area: Volcanic Geoheritage of the Novohrad–Nógrád UNESCO Global Geopark Geoconservation Research Volcanism & Geoconversation 2023, Vol. 6., Issue 1., pages 178-206. (2023)
Jánosi, Cs., Szakáll, S., Kis, B.M., Kristály, F., Harangi, Sz., Berszán, J., Péter, É.: Ásványok, mofetták, borvízek, fürdőkultúra In: Karátson, D., Veres, D., Gertisser, R., Magyari, E.K., Jánosi, C., Hambach, U. (eds): A Kárpátok legfiatalabb tűzhányója, a Csomád. Vulkánosság, őskörnyezet, ember és táj. Tortoma könykiadó, Barót pp. 123-142. ISBN 978-606-9716-47-2 (2023)
Seghedi, I.; Lukács, R.; Soós, I.; Guillong, M.; Bachmann, O.; Cserép, B.; Harangi, Sz.: Magma evolution in a complex geodynamic setting, South Harghita volcanic area, East-Central Europe: Constraints from magma compositions and zircon petrochronology Lithos, vol. 442-443, (2023)
Szemerédi, M.; Varga, A.; Lukács, R.; Dunkl, I.; Seghedi, I.; Tatu, M.; Kovács, Z.; Raucsik,
B.; Benkó, Zs.; Harangi, Sz.; Pál-Molnár, E.: Large-volume Permian felsic volcanism in the Tisza Mega-unit (East-Central Europe): Evidence from mineralogy, petrology, geochemistry, and geochronology Lithos, 456–457, 107330. (2023)
Szepesi, J.; Sütő, L.; Novák, J., T,; Ésik, Zs.; Benkó, Zs.; Gruber, P.; Mcintosh, R., W,; Harangi, Sz.; Lukács, R.: Anthropic Vulnerability of a Hydrothermal Mineral Deposit and Related Mining Heritage, a Case Study from a Medieval Gold-Silver Mining Area, Telkibánya, Hungary Geoheritage 15, 88 (2023)
Jánosi, Cs., Szakáll, S., Kis, B.M., Kristály, F., Harangi, Sz., Péter, É.: Minerals, Mofettes, Mineral Waters and Spa Culture at Ciomadul In: Karátson, D., Veres, D., Gertisser, R., Magyari, E.K., Jánosi, C., Hambach, U. (eds) Ciomadul (Csomád), The Youngest Volcano in the Carpathians. Springer, Cham. pp. 121-141. (2022)
Kis B., M.; Szalay R.; Aiuppa A; Bitetto M; Palcsu L.; Harangi Sz.: Compositional measurement of gas emissions in the Eastern Carpathians (Romania) using the Multi-GAS instrument: Approach for in situ data gathering at non-volcanic areas JOURNAL OF GEOCHEMICAL EXPLORATION (0375-6742 1879-1689): 240 Paper 107051
Lukács, R., Harangi, Sz., Gál, P., Szepesi, J., Di Capua, A., Norini, G., Sulpizio, R., Groppelli G., Fodor, L.: Formal definition and description of lithostratigraphic units related to the Miocene silicic pyroclastic rocks outcropping in Northern Hungary: A revision Geologica Carpathica, 2022 April, 73, 2, p. 137–158. (2022)
Di Capua A.; Barilaro F.; Szepesi J.; Lukács R.; Gál P.; Norini G.; Sulpizio R.; Soós I.; Harangi Sz.; Groppelli G.: Correlating volcanic dynamics and the construction of a submarine volcanogenic apron: An example from the Badenian (Middle Miocene) of North-Eastern Hungary MARINE AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY (0264-8172 1873-4073): 104944. Paper, 126 p. (2021)
Lukács R., Caricchi L., Schmitt A.K., Bachmann O., Karakas O., Guillong M., Molnár K., Seghedi I., Harangi Sz.: Zircon geochronology suggests a long-living and active magmatic system beneath the Ciomadul volcanic dome field (eastern-central Europe) Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Volume 565, 1 July 2021, 116965
Lukács, R.; Guillong, M.; Bachmann, O.; Fodor, L.; Harangi, Sz. : Tephrostratigraphy and Magma Evolution Based on Combined Zircon Trace Element and U-Pb Age Data: Fingerprinting Miocene Silicic Pyroclastic Rocks in the Pannonian Basin FRONTIERS IN EARTH SCIENCE (2296-6463): 9, pp 1-20.
Molnár K., Czuppon Gy., Palcsu L., Benkó Zs., Lukács R., Kis B. M., Németh B., Harangi Sz.: Noble gas geochemistry of phenocrysts from the Ciomadul volcanic dome field (Eastern Carpathians) Lithos
Volumes 394–395, August 2021, 106152 (2021)
Pál-Molnár E., Kiri L., Lukács R., Dunkl I., Batki A., Szemerédi M., Almási E. E., Sogrik E., Harangi S.: Timing of magmatism of the Ditrău Alkaline Massif, Romania – A review based on new U–Pb and K/Ar data Central European Geology, Vol. 64, p: 18-37.
doi: 10.1556/24.2021.00001 (2021)
Sági T., Harangi Sz., Ntaflos T.: Modeling of Olivine and Clinopyroxene Fractionation in Intracontinental Alkaline Basalts: A Case Study from the Carpathian-Pannonian Region Volcanoes - Updates in Volcanology (working title), IntechOpen, Paper DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.94808 - Transdisciplinary Nature of Volcano Science. 21 p. (2021)
Harangi, Sz., Molnár, K., Schmitt, A., K., Dunkl, I., Seghedi, I., Novothny, Á., Molnár, M., Kiss, B., Ntaflos, T., Mason, P., R., D., Lukács, R.: Fingerprinting the Late Pleistocene tephras of Ciomadul volcano, eastern–central Europe JOURNAL OF QUATERNARY SCIENCE (0267-8179 1099-1417): 35. 1-2., pp 232-244. (2020)
Ruiz, R., C.; Pestana1, J., N.; Rodríguez, C. F.; Navarro, J., R., C.; Jourdan, F.; Harangi, Sz.; Lukács, R.: Edad de las rocas volcánicas submarinas y plutónicas del Complejo Basal de La Palma: implicaciones en la evolución geológica temprana de la isla GEOGACETA, 67, pp 47-50. (2020)
Szemerédi, M., Lukács, R., Varga, A., Dunkl, I., Józsa, S., Tatu, M., Pál-Molnár, E., Szepesi, J., Guillong, M., Szakmány, Gy., Harangi, Sz.: Permian felsic volcanic rocks in the Pannonian Basin (Hungary): new petrographic, geochemical, and geochronological results INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EARTH SCIENCES (1437-3254 1437-3262) 109. p.101-125. (2020)
Szepesi, J., Ésik, Zs., Soós, I., Németh, B., Sütő, L., Novák, T., J., Harangi, Sz., Lukács, R.: Identification of Geoheritage Elements in a Cultural Landscape: a Case Study from Tokaj Mts, Hungary Geoheritage 12, p. 89. , DOI: (2020)
Harangi, Sz., Lukács, R. : A Kárpát-Pannon térség neogén-kvarter vulkanizmusa és geodinamikai kapcsolata FÖLDTANI KÖZLÖNY, 149 (3) pp 197-232 (2019)
Jankovics, M. É., Sági, T., Astbury, L., R., Petrelli, M., Kiss B., Ubide, T., Nemeth, K., Ntaflos, T., Harangi, Sz., : Olivine major and trace element compositions coupled with spinel chemistry to unravel the magmatic systems feeding monogenetic basaltic volcanoes Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume 369, 1 January 2019, Pages 203-223. (2019)
Kis, B.M., Caracausi, A., Palcsu, L., Baciu, C., Ionescu, A., Futó, I., Sciarra, A., Harangi, Sz.: Noble Gas and Carbon Isotope Systematics at the Seemingly Inactive Ciomadul Volcano (Eastern‐Central Europe, Romania): Evidence for Volcanic Degassing Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 20, 3019– 3043 (2019)
Laumonier, M., Karakas, O., Bachmann, O., Gaillard, F., Lukács, R., Seghedi, I., Menand, T., Harangi, Sz.: Evidence for a persistent magma reservoir with large melt content beneath an apparently extinct volcano Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 521, 1 September 2019, pp 79-90 (2019)