Name: Katalin Zsoldi
DATE OF BIRTH: 17.11.1986


09.2013 Summer university, short study in Dresden in Germany in Cartographic Institute. I spent there one month; I had courses in Glacier moves, 3D laser scanning, and lenticular 3D
2010 – 2014 Eötvös Loránd University, PhD student in Cartography
2005 – 2010 Eötvös Loránd University, BSc, Cartographer degree
2001 – 2005 Bibó István High school (Hévíz) graduation


2014 – Institute of Educational Research. Digital curriculum developer and digital Eeditor of physics and chemistry.
2013 – 2014 Render Net ltd. Creating interactive and 3D curriculum for elementary and high schools. I was the expert of geography and physics; I developed new models and wrote narrations
2011 – 2012 Cooperated with the Astrophysical Department of Eötvös Loránd University. I created the 3D model of the Virgo galaxy. The map was presented in real 3D, in the 3D stereoscopic lab of the university
2011 – 2012 ELTE Soft ltd, research assistant. My research area was: develop 3D GIS database for city models, create 3D maps, and develop the principles of automatic generalisation in GIS.
2011. jan – 2011. szept. CAE Engineering ltd. cartographer. Create tactical military map for Germany, create 3D landscape for flight simulation.
2008 – 2010 Geo Adat ltd. cartographer. I was working on database of electrical works, georeferate satellite images, evaluation agricultural plants in satellite images and controlling the fields in Germany


English intermediate, good speaking and writing skills
German intermediate, good speaking and writing skills


Graphic: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Corel Draw, Ocad, Flash, Inkscape
GIS Map Info, Arc Gis, Geo Media, Global Mapper, Autodesk InfraWorks, City Engine.
3D modeling Blender, Maya, Unity.
Programming HTML, basic: Pascal, C#.


2010 – 2014 My PhD research topics are the 3D cartographic applications. I created different 3D maps for education, experts; informing maps, 3D thematic maps. I developed my maps in real 3D in different platforms: stereoscopic 3D projection system, 3D laptop, TV and mobile phone,
2011 – 2014 Develop the 3D underground map of Budapest. I collected the data of underground objects; create a database and modelling them in 3D. The map is presented in real 3D
2010 – 2014 Teaching BSc and MSc students at Cartographic Department of Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest. I was teaching GPS practice, Ocad and 3D modelling. I made many presentations in the Visualization Centre. It is a stereoscopic 3D lab at the Eötvös Loránd University
2010 My BSc thesis was to create a 3D geological model. I was modelling 9 layers, from where oil and gas are mining. The map is presented in true 3D
2009 I created a touristic map of Budapest. The first edition was printed in 10000 copies, the second edition in 20000 ones.

Other activities:

2013 I worked in a cartographic conference in Dresden in 2013
2010 My map was publicated in Think magazine.
2010 I created the map annex of Budapest architecture tour guide book.


3D methods in cartography: LINK
Budapest 3D underground map: LINK


21 – 25.aug.2013 ICA 2013 conference in Dresden, presentation: Budapest 3D underground map
21 – 23.11.2011 LBS 2011 8th Symposium on Location-Based Services conference. Austria, Wien
5 – 9.09.2011 IAMG2011 conference, Austria, Salzburg. Poster and presentation


Basketball, hiphop dance, bikeing, tennis, handmade stuffs, playing music.