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Dr. Zoltan CSIKI

I. Personal data
- Name: Zoltán CSIKI;
- Date & place of birth: January 16, 1971, Târnaveni, Romania;
- Position: Lecturer, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics;
- Address: University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, Laboratory of Palaeontology, 1, N. Balcescu Ave., 010041, Bucharest;
- E-mail: zoltan.csiki@g.unibuc.ro; dinozoli@geo.edu.ro

II. Biographical information
- 1985-1989: Highschool Diploma, Mathematics and Physics Highschool no. 1, Sf. Gheorghe, Covasna County, Romania;
- 1990-1995: B.Sc., University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics;
- 1995-1996: M.Sc., University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics;
- 2005: Ph.D., University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics;
- 1995-1998: Junior Assistant Professor, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, Department of Geology and Palaeontology;
- 1998-2006: Assistant Professor, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, Department of Geology and Palaeontology;
- 2006-present: University Lecturer, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, Department of Geology and Palaeontology;

III. Professional society membership
1. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology;
2. European Association of Vertebrate Paleontologists;
3. Romanian Society of Palaeontologists;
4. Geological Society of Romania;
5. Ion Athanasiu Foundation;
6. ProGeo;
7. AGDH (Hateg County Dinosaur Geopark Association).

IV. Teaching activity
Courses taught
1. Stratigraphy (2nd year, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest).
2. Historical Geology (3rd year, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest).
3. Continental Biostratigraphy and Paleoenvironments (Master, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest)
4. General Geology (1st year, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest).
5. Regional Geology of Romania (1st year, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest).

Practicals taught
1. Paleontology (1st year, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest)
2. Stratigraphy and Historical Geology (3rd year, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest)
3. Stratigraphy (2nd year, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest)
4. Historical Geology (3rd year, Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest)
5. General Geology (1st year, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest).
6. Regional Geology of Romania (1st year, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest).
7. Introduction to Paleontology and Stratigraphy (1st year, Faculty of Biologyy, University of Bucharest).

Field courses
1. Fieldwork in the Romanian Subcarpathians (Câmpina, Cheia, Sinaia), the Ha?eg Basin (Geology students), Southern Carpathians (Orsova – Geography students).

Teaching materials published

1. Dragomir, B.-P., Damian, R., Csiki, Z., 1995 (reeditat 1997). Indrumator pentru aplicatia de teren a studentilor anul I, Câmpina.
2. Ticleanu, N., Csiki, Z. (2004). Introducere în Geologia României. Note de curs pentru uzul studentilor de la Facultatea de Geografie. Ed. DIDD a Universitatii Bucharest

V. Research activity
Main research interests:

- Mesozoic vertebrate paleontology; taphonomy and sedimentology of continental formations; continental paleoecology and paleobiogeography

Scientific stages: Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane, Deva (1994, 1995, 1997); Magyar Állami Földtani Intézet, Budapest, Hungary (1995, 2003, 2004); Universite de Sciences et Techniques de Languedoc, Montpellier II, Montpellier, France (1997); Musee des Dinosaures, Esperaza, France (1997, 2004), Institut Paleontologic de Sabadell “M. Crusafont”, Sabadell, Spania (1997); Muzeul Tarii Crisurilor, Oradea (1998, 2001); University of Southampton, Southampton, UK (1999), Bristol University, Bristol, UK (1999, 2006, 2007, 2009); Instytut Paleobiologii PAN, Warsowa, Poland (1999); Facultatea de Biologie si Geologie, Universitatea Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca (2001, 2002, 2008, 2009); Universite Claude-Bernard, Lyon, France (2002, 2007); Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Bruxelles, Belgium (2003); Natural History Museum, London, UK (2005, 2007), Bonn Universitat, Bonn, Germany (2008); Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien, Austria (2008); Magyar Természettudományi Múzeum, Budapest, Hungary (2008)

Symposia Organizing Comittee member
1. First National Symposium of Paleontology, Octomber 1997, Bucharest
2. “Cosmic and Biological Eclipses” Symposium, August 1999, Hateg
3. 7th European Workshop on Vertebrate Paleontology, July 2002, Sibiu; Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2002 (eds.). Abstracts Volume and Excursions Field Guide, 7th European Workshop on Vertebrate Palaeontology, Sibiu. 86 pp., Ed. Ars Docendi, Bucharest.
4. ProGeo WG1 Workshop, September 2003, Bucharest – Hateg; Grigorescu, D., Andrasanu. A & Csiki, Z., 2003 (eds.). Geological Heritage Conservation and Regional Development Strategies for the South-Eastern European Countries. Workshop Guide, 79 pp., Ed. Ars Docendi, Bucharest
5. Fifth National Symposium of Paleontology, September 2005, Bucharest; Csiki, Z. (ed.), Abstracts Volume, Ed. Ars Docendi, Bucharest.

Publications
1. Peer reviewed, ISI periodicals
1. Weishampel, D. B., Jianu, C. M., Csiki, Z. & Norman, D. B., 1998. Rhabdodon, an unusual euornithopod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of western Romania. Abstracts J. Vert. Paleont., 18 (suppl. to 3): 85A
2. Grigorescu, D., Venczel, M., Csiki, Z. & Limberea, R., 1999. New microvertebrate fossil assemblages from the Uppermost Cretaceous of the Hateg Basin (Romania). Geologie en Mijnbouw, 78, 301-314.
3. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D., 2000. Teeth of multituberculate mammals from the Late Cretaceous of Romania. Acta Paleontol. Polonica, 45, 1, 85-90.
4. Buffetaut, E., Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2002. A new giant pterosaur with a robust skull from the latest Cretaceous of Romania. Naturwissenschaften, 89, 180-184
5. Buffetaut, E., Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2003. Giant azhdarchid pterosaurs from the terminal Cretaceous of Transylvania (western Romania). Geol. Society London Spec. Publ., 217, 91-104.
6. Weishampel, D. B., Norman, D. B., Jianu, C.-M. & Csiki, Z., 2003. Osteology and Phylogeny of Zalmoxes (n. g.), an Unusual Euornithopodan Dinosaur from the Latest Cretaceous of Romania. Journal Syst. Paleontology, 1, 2, 65-123.
7. Venczel, M.& Csiki, Z., 2003. New discoglossid frogs from the Latest Cretaceous of Hateg Basin (Romania). Acta Palaeontol. Polonica, 48, 4, 599-606.
8. Bojar, A.-V., Grigorescu, D., Ottner, F. and Csiki, Z., 2005. Palaeoenvironmental interpretation of dinosaur- and mammal-bearing continental Maastrichtian deposits, Hateg basin, Romania. Geological Quarterly, 49, 2, 205–222.

2. Peer-reviewed, indexed periodicals
9. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D., 1998. Small theropods of the Late Cretaceous of the Hateg Basin (Western Romania) – an unexpected diversity at the top of the food chain. Oryctos, 1: 87-104.
10. Csiki, Z., 1999. New evidence of armoured titanosaurids in the Late Cretaceous - Magyarosaurus dacus from the Hateg Basin (Romania). Oryctos, 2: 93-99.
11. Smith, T., Codrea, V., Sasaran, E., Van Itterbeck, J., Bultynck, P., Csiki, Z., Dica, P., Farcas, C., Folie, A., Garcia, G. & Godefroit, P., 2002. A new exceptional vertebrate site from the Late Cretaceous of the Hateg Basin (Romania). Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Geologia, Special issue 1, 321-330
12. Martin, J. E., Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D. & Buffetaut, E., 2006. Late Cretaceous crocodilian diversity in Hateg Basin, Romania. Hantkeniana, 5, 31-37.
13. Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2006. Ontogenetic development of Telmatosaurus transsylvanicus (Ornitischia: Hadrosauria) from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin, Romania — evidence from the limb bones. Hantkeniana, 5, 20-26.
14. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D., 2006. Maastrichtian multituberculates of the Hateg Basin, Romania – implications for multituberculate phylogeny, evolution and paleobiogeography. In Barrett, P. M. & Evans, S. E. (eds.), 9th International Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems and Biota, Abstracts and Proceedings, 29-32.


3. Peer-reviewed, national periodicals
15. Neagu, Th, Dragastan, O. & Csiki, Z., 1998. Early Cretaceous shelf paleocommunities of Cernavoda (South Dobrogea, SE Romania). Acta Paleontologica Romaniae, 1, 28-36
16. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D., 2002. Paleobiogeographical implications of the fossil mammals from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin. Acta. Pal. Romaniae, 3, 87-96
17. Pana, I., Grigorescu, D., Csiki, Z., & Costea, C., 2002. Paleo-ecological significance of the continental gastropod assemblages from the Maastrichtian dinosaur beds of the Hateg Basin. Acta. Pal. Romaniae, 3, 337-343
18. Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D. & Rucklin, M., 2005. A new multituberculate specimen from the Maastrichtian of Pui, Romania and reassessment of affinities of Barbatodon. Acta Palaeontologica Romaniae, 5, 73-86
19. Kessler, E., Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2005. Elopteryx revisited - A new bird-like specimen from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin (Romania). Acta Palaeontologica Romaniae, 5, 249-258.
20. Csiki, Z., 2006. Insect borings in dinosaur bones from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin, Romania - paleoecological and paleoclimatic implications. In Z. Csiki (ed.), Mesozoic and Cenozoic Vertebrates and Paleoenvironments. Tributes to the career of Dan Grigorescu, Ed. Ars Docendi, 95-104
21. Csiki, Z., Ionescu, A. & Grigorescu., D., 2008. The Budurone microvertebrate fossil site from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin - flora, fauna, taphonomy and paleoenvironment . Acta Palaeontologica Romaniae, 6, 49-66.
22. Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2008. A new site with megaloolithid egg remains in the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin. Acta Palaeontologica Romaniae, 6, 115-121.

4. Other periodicals
23. Csiki, Z., 1997. Legaturi paleobiogeografice ale faunei de vertebrate continentale Maastrichtian superioare din Bazinul Hateg. Nymphaea, 23-25, 45-68
24. Buffetaut, E., Grigorescu, D. & Csiki, Z., 2001. Giant pterosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous of Transsylvania (Western Romania). Strata, 1, 11, 26-28
25. Csiki, Z., 2005. Endemisme în fauna de vertebrate maastrichtiene din bazinul Hateg: sistematica si filogenia sauropodelor titanosauride si a multituberculatelor kogaionide. Raport de cercetare. Revista de Politica Stiintei si Scientometrie. Numar Special 2005, 1-14 .
26. Lazar I., Damian R., Barbu V., Stoica M. & Csiki Z., 2006. Paleoecologia - cheie in descifrarea evolutiei mediilor depozitionale ale Jurasicului si Cretacicului din domeniul Getic – raport de cercetare - Grant CNCSIS, cod 304 / 2003-2005. Revista de Politica Stiintei si Scientometrie - Numar Special 2006, p. 1-29/29, ISSN- 1582-1218
27. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D., 2006. A hátszegi „Magyarosaurus” hungaricus Huene (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) reviziója (The revision of „Magyarosaurus” hungaricus Huene (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Hateg Basin). Extended Abstracts, 8th Mining, Metallurgy and Geology Conference, EMT, 65-70.
28. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D., 2007. A Hátszeg-medence dinoszauruszainak 110 éve - Nopcsa Ferenc munkásságának újraértékelése (The 110th anniversary of the Hateg dinosaurs – a reassessement of the work of Franz Nopcsa). Extended Abstracts, 9th Mining, Metallurgy and Geology Conference, EMT, 18-21
29. Csiki, Z., 2007. A Hátszegi-medence maasztrichti kisgerinceseinek és hüllomedencéju dinoszauruszainak rendszertana, tafonómiája és paleo-ökológiája. In Kovács, J. Sz., Bakk, M. & Sylvester, Z. (eds.), Háromszéki kutatók doktori disszertációi, 1, 194-206 [The systematics, taphonomy and paleoecology of the Maastrichtian microvertebrates and saurischian dinosaurs of the Hateg Basin] (In Hungarian).
30. Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu., D., 2007. The "Dinosaur Island" – New interpretation of the Hateg vertebrate fauna after 110 years. Sargetia, 20, 5-26.

5. Abstracts
1996 - Simpozionul “Conditia muzeului azi”, Oradea, Romania; “Implicatii paleobiogeografice ale studiului faunei de vertebrate Maastrichtian superiore din Bazinul Hateg” (Z. Csiki)

1997 - Second European Workshop on Vertebrate Palaeontology, Quillan, France; “Small theropods of the Late Cretaceous of the Hateg Basin (Western Romania) – an unexpected diversity at the top of the food chain” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- Primul Simpozion National de Paleontologie, Bucharest, Romania; “Paleocomunitatile Cretacicului inferior de la Cernavoda” (Th. Neagu, O. Dragastan & Z. Csiki)

1998 - Third European Workshop on Vertebrate Paleontology, Maastricht, Netherlands; “Microvertebrates from the Uppermost Cretaceous dinosaur-bearing deposits of the Hateg Basin (Romania)” (D. Grigorescu, M. Venczel, Z. Csiki & R. Limberea)
- 51th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Palaeontology, Snowbird, Utah, USA; “Rhabdodon, an unusual euornithopod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of western Romania” (D. B. Weishampel, C. M. Jianu, Z. Csiki & D. B. Norman)
- Ifjú Szakemberek Ankétja, Kecskemét, Hungary; “A hátszegi-medence felso-krétakori gerinces faunája” (Z., Csiki & Grigorescu, D.)

1999 - Fourth European Workshop on Vertebrate Paleontology, Albarracin, Spain; “New data on the multituberculate mammals from the Uppermost Cretaceous dinosaur-bearing deposits of the Hateg Basin” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- The 150th anniversary of the introduction of the Maastrichtian Stage. A celebratory conference, Maastricht, Netherlands; “New Information on the Basal Euornithopods from the Hateg Basin of Transylvania (Late Cretaceous; western Romania)” (D. B. Weishampel, Z. Csiki, D. Grigorescu, C.M. Jianu & D. B. Norman)
- Simpozionul National al Studentilor Geologi, Bucharest, Romania; “Asociatii de microvertebrate din Formatiunea de Densus-Ciula (Maastrichtian superior, Bazinul Hateg)” (C. Androne, E. Costica & Z. Csiki)
- Simpozionul National al Studentilor Geologi, Bucharest, Romania; “Vertebratele cretacice din Bazinul Hateg” (Z. Csiki)

2000 - 5th European Workshop on Vertebrate Paleontology, Kalsruhe, Germany; “Sedimentology, taphonomy and paleoecologic reconstruction of the Tustea nesting site from the Upper Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin (Romania)” (D. Grigorescu, D. & Z. Csiki)

2001 - 6th European Workshop on Vertebrate Paleontology, Florenta, Italia; “Fossil mammals from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin, Romania” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- Symposium “Two hundred years of pterosaurs”, Toulouse, France; “Giant pterosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous of Transsylvania (Western Romania)”. (E. Buffetaut, D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)
- Third Romanian Symposium on Paleontology, Iasi, Romania; „Fossil mammals from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- Third Romanian Symposium on Paleontology, Iasi, Romania; „Continental gastropods from the Maastichtian dinosaur beds from the Hateg Basin (Romania)” (I. Pana, Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- Third Romanian Symposium on Paleontology, Iasi, Romania; „New data on the terrestrial vertebrate assemblages from the dinosaur-bearing deposits of the Hateg Basin” (D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)
- 3rd Viennese Workshop Stable Isotopes in Biological and Environmental Sciences, Wien, Austria; “Preliminary data on continental Late Maastrichtian environment, South Carpathians” (A.-V. Bojar, D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)

2002 - Sesiunea stiintifica anuala a Societatii Geologice a României, Bucharest, Romania; “Some exquisitively preserved, rare fossils from the Middle Jurassic deposits of the Bucegi Mountains” (I. Lazar, V. Barbu & Z. Csiki)
- 7th European Workshop on Vertebrate Palaeontology, Sibiu, Romania; “Animal-animal interactions in the Latest Cretaceous vertebrate faunas of Romania” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- 7th European Workshop on Vertebrate Palaeontology, Sibiu, Romania; “An earliest Cretaceous (Purbeckian) vertebrate fauna from Southern Dobrogea (southeastern Romania)” (M. Stoica & Z. Csiki)
- 7th European Workshop on Vertebrate Palaeontology, Sibiu, Romania; “Mesozoic and Neozoic anurans (Amphibia: Anura) from the Carpathian Basin” (M. Venczel & Z. Csiki)
- 4th Austrian Workshop on Stable Isotopes in Environmental and Earth Sciences, Graz, Austria; “Climatic record in Maastrichtian continental deposits of southern Carpathians” (A.-V. Bojar, D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki).

2003 - 1st Symposium of the European Association of Vertebrate Paleontologists, Basel, Switzerland: “A new, spectacular kogaionid specimen from the Hateg Basin and phylogenetic position of the Kogaionidae” (D. Grigorescu, Z. Csiki & M. Rücklin)
- 4th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Cluj-Napoca; “Theropod dinosaurs of the Hateg Basin – are they more diverse than thought?” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- 4th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Cluj-Napoca; “Tustea- “the dinosaur nesting site” – a geotope of an exceptional scientific importance” (D. Grigorescu, D. Popescu, Z. Csiki & A. Andrasanu)
- 4th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Cluj-Napoca; “Isotope analysis on mineral and biogenic carbonates from the Maastrichtian continental formations of the Hateg Basin and their significance for the paleoenvironment reconstruction” (A.-V. Bojar, D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)
- 5th Austrian Workshop on Stable Isotopes in Ecological and Earth Sciences, Innsbruck, Austria; “Palaeoenvironmental significance of palaeosoils from the Densus Ciula formation (Maastrichtian deposits, Hateg basin, Romania)” (Bojar, A.-V., Grigorescu, D., Csiki, Z.)

2004 - Al V – lea Simpozion Stiintific Studentesc National „Geoecologie si Procesarea Resurselor Minerale”, Petrosani, Romania: “Paleontologia si tafonomia sitului de microvertebrate da la Fântânele – Valioara (Maastrichtian; Bazinul Hateg)” (O. Pupaza, C. Cazacu & Z. Csiki)
- Al V – lea Simpozion Stiintific Studentesc National „Geoecologie si Procesarea Resurselor Minerale”, Petrosani, Romania: “Pe urmele dinozaurilor din tara Hategului” (C. Lorint & Z. Csiki)
- 2nd Symposium of the European Association of Vertebrate Paleontologists, Brno, Czeh Republic: “Maastrichtian sauropods of the Hateg Basin” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- Erdélyi Tudományos Napok, Oradea, Romania: “Ce este Barbatodon transylvanicus ? – Re-evaluarea primului taxon de multituberculat descris din Transilvania” (Z. Csiki, D., Grigorescu & M., Ruecklin)

2005 - 3rd Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists (EAVP), Darmstadt, Germany: A new theropod from Tustea: are there oviraptorosaurs in the Upper Cretaceous of Europe? (Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D.)
- 8th Isotope Workshop of the European Society for Isotope Research, UFZ Center for environmental Research, Leipzig-Halle, Germany; “Basin-scale changes in the Upper Cretaceous palaeosols: palaeoenvironmental implication for the Maastricht deposits, South Carpathians” (Bojar A.-V., Grigorescu D., Ottner F., Csiki Z.)
- 7th International Symposium on the Cretaceous, 2005, Neuchâtel, Switzerland: “Basin scale investigations of the paleosols from Hateg Basin, South Carpathians: palaeoenvironmental implications for Late Maastrichtian” (Bojar Ana-Voica, Grigorescu Dan, Ottner Franz, Csiki Zoltan)
- 5th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Bucharest: Systematic reassessment of Barbatodon transylvanicus Radulescu & Samson, 1986 (Mammalia: Multituberculata), based on a new specimen from Pui, Hateg Basin, Romania (Z. Csiki, D. Grigorescu & M. Rucklin)
- 5th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Bucharest: Elopteryx revisited - A new bird-like specimen from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin (E. Kessler, D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)
- 6th International Symposium on Applied Isotope Geochemistry, Praga, Czech Republic; “Thermophysiology of Cretaceous reptiles inferred from apatite ?18O: Were all dinosaurs endotherms?” (Amiot, R., E. Buffetaut, C. Lecuyer, G. Escarguel, F. Fluteau, F. Martineau, J.-P. Billon-Buyat, L. Boudad, Z. Csiki, I. Debeljak, D. Grigorescu, L. Kabiri, A. Kosir, J.-M. Mazin, V. Suteethorn & H. Tong)

2006 - 8. Bányászati-Kohászati-Földtani Konferencia, Sf. Gheorghe, Romania: A hátszegi „Magyarosaurus” hungaricus Huene (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) reviziója (The revision of „Magyarosaurus” hungaricus Huene (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Hateg Basin) (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- 4th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists (EAVP), Budapest, Hungary: “Late Cretaceous crocodilian diversity in Hateg Basin, Romania” (J. E. Martin, Z. Csiki, D. Grigorescu & E. Buffetaut)
- 4th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists (EAVP), Budapest, Hungary: “Ontogenetic development of Telmatosaurus transsylvanicus (Ornitischia: Hadrosauria) from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin, Romania — evidence from the limb bones” (D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)
- 9th International Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems and Biota, Manchester, UK: “Maastrichtian multituberculates of the Hateg Basin, Romania – implications for multituberculate phylogeny, evolution and paleobiogeography” (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- 3rd Mid-European Clay Conference, Opatjia, Croatia: “Maastrichtian calcisols from the Hateg basin, South Carpathians: mineralogical and stable isotopic investigations” (A.-V. Bojar, F. Ottner, D. Grigorescu & Z. Csiki)
- XVIIIth Congress of Carpathian - Balkan Geological Association, Belgrad, Serbija: “Cretaceous paleosols development in the South Carpathians, Hateg Basin, Romania: palaeoenvironmental implications”, (Bojar A.-V., Grigorescu D., Ottner F., Csiki Z.)

2007 - 9. Bányászati-Kohászati-Földtani Konferencia, Buzias: „A Hátszeg-medence dinoszauruszainak 110 éve - Nopcsa Ferenc munkásságának újraértékelése (The 110th anniversary of the Hateg dinosaurs – a reassessement of the work of Franz Nopcsa) (Z. Csiki & D. Grigorescu)
- 5th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists (EAVP), Carcassone, France: “A new titanosaur sauropod (Dinosauria: Saurischia) from the Upper Cretaceous of the Hateg Basin (Romania)” (Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D., Weishampel, D. B.)
- 5th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists (EAVP), Carcassone, France: “Unusual tooth replacement in a new heterodont crocodilian” (Martin, J. E., Csiki, Z., Tafforeau, P., Bufetaut, E. & Grigorescu, D.)
- Sesiunea Anuala de Comunicari Stiintifice, Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane, Deva, Romania: Insula dinosaurilor - Noi interpretari ale vertebratelor cretacice din Bazinul Hateg dupa 110 ani de la descoperire (Csiki, Z. & Grigorescu, D.)
- 6th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Iasi, Romania: Preliminary report on the lizard (Lepidosauria, Squamata) diversity in the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin, Romania (Z. Csiki, M. Venczel & Grigorescu, D.)
- 6th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Iasi, Romania: Fossil plants (palynomorphs, seeds), paleoecology and paleoenvironment of the Maastrichtian Budurone microvertebrate fossil site, Valioara, Hateg Basin (Ionescu, A., Z. Csiki & Grigorescu, D.)
- 6th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Iasi, Romania: A new site with dinosaur egg remains in the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin (Grigorescu, D. & Z. Csiki)

2008 – Symposium of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy (SVPCA ) Annual Meeting, Dublin, Ireland: “Nopcsa’s legacy supported: Magyarosaurus dacus (Sauropoda: Titanosauria) bone histology suggests dwarfism on a palaeo-island” ( K. Stein, M. Sander, Z. Csìkì, K. Curry-Rogers & D. Weishampel)

2009 – Sesiunea Anuala de Comunicari Stiintifice, Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane, Deva, Romania: “New data on Romanian titanosaur skulls” (Kristi Curry Rogers & Zoltán Csiki)
- Sesiunea Anuala de Comunicari Stiintifice, Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane, Deva, Romania: “About Late Cretaceous crocodilian diversity: skull material from the Deva Museum collections suggests a new diminutive taxon in the Hateg Basin, Romania” (Jeremy Martin, Zoltán Csiki, Márton Rabi & Silvia Burnaz)
- Sesiunea Anuala de Comunicari Stiintifice, Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane, Deva, Romania: “Preliminary study on the Maastrichtian vertebrate assemblage from Fântânele 2 locality” (Hateg Basin, Romania) (Stefan Vasile & Zoltán Csiki)
- 7th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists (EAVP), Berlin, Germany: “Up in the air: Flying vertebrates from the Maastrichtian of the Hateg Basin, Romania” (Zoltán Csiki, Attila Osi, Dan Grigorescu, Gareth Dyke)
- 69th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bristol, UK: “The heritage of Nopcsa: Dwarf status of Hateg ornithopods supported by the histology of long bones” (Redelstorff, R., Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D.)
- 69th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bristol, UK: “A new titanosaur (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Late Cretaceous of Romania, and a plea for necessary stability in sauropod systematics” (Csiki, Z., Codrea, V., Godefroit, P., Jipa-Murzea, C.)
- 69th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bristol, UK: “A new mesoeucrocodylian taxon with Gondwanan affinities from the Late Cretaceous of Romania”
(Martin, J.; Csiki, Z., Rabi, M., Burnaz, S.)
- 7th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Cluj-Napoca, Romania: “New Upper Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) exposures in Hateg Basin” (Codrea, V. A., Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D., Vremir, M., Sasaran, E., Jipa, C.)
- 7th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Cluj-Napoca, Romania: “Bone histology in the ornithopods from the Maastrichtian of Hateg Basin – were these dinosaurs really dwarfs?” (Csiki, Z., Redelstorff, R. & Grigorescu, D.)
- 7th Romanian Symposium of Paleontology, Cluj-Napoca, Romania: “Reassessment of the spatial extent of the fossil-bearing Maastrichtian middle member, Densus-Ciula Formation (Hateg Basin, Romania)” (Vasile, S, Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D.)