András Kroó received his MS degree from Moscow State University (1976) and PhD from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (1979). He is a research fellow at the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, and also a professor at the Department of Analysis, Budapest University of Technology and Economics.
In addition, András Kroó was a visitng professor and research scholar at numeruous institutuions, including Texas A&M University, University of South Florida, Old Dominion University, Kent State University, Vanderbilt University, Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Royal Institute of Technology (Stokholm), Israel Institute of Technology (Haifa).
He serves on editorial boards of several international periodicals, is a recepient of different scientific awards. András Kroó published more than 100 research papers and was plenary speaker at various international conferences. His main research interest is in approximation theory, extremal properties of multivariate polynomials, multivariate constructive function theory.