Marton Takacs received his PhD degree in 2007 at Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME). He is currently associate professor at Department of Manufacturing Science and Engineering of BME. Between 2007-2015 he worked at Szent István University’s Ybl Miklós Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering, where he was appointed as college professor in 2011, and served as vice dean from 2010-2014. He was the Head of Department of Building Materials between 2009-2012. His main scientific interest and research activity focus on modern building materials, concrete technology, manufacturing technology, micro- and nanotechnology. He prepared numerous expert’s report about failure of building materials. He is the author and co-author of 70 journal article and conference papers.