CS Department News and Announcements

  • Prof. Keren Censor-Hillel Receives Yanai Prize

    Prof. Keren Censor-Hillel Receives Yanai PrizeCS proudly congratulates Prof. Keren Censor-Hillel who will receive the 2018 Yanai Prize for Excellence in Academic Education. This is the Technion most prestigious prize and it is awarded for a substantial and unique contribution to the advancement of academic education of undergraduate students. Well done to Keren.

    [Full version] Thursday, September 13, 2018

  • Researchers at the Technion and their Colleagues Abroad Have Brought Down the Innovative Intel SGX Security Wall

    Researchers at the Technion and their Colleagues Abroad Have Brought Down the Innovative Intel SGX Security WallTechnion August 15, 2018 Researchers at the Technion and their colleagues abroad have succeeded in breaking down Intel's innovative security wall, Intel SGX. The ...

    [Full version] Monday, August 20, 2018

  • Israeli Researchers Have Developed an Artificial Intelligence System to Shorten Drug Production and Reduce Its Cost

    Israeli Researchers Have Developed an Artificial Intelligence System to Shorten Drug Production and Reduce Its CostHaaretz August 14, 2018 The system developed by Dr. Kira Radinsky and Shahar Harel of the Technion [CS] uses existing knowledge on molecules with ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, August 15, 2018

  • The Technion and The Hebrew University - On The List of the 100 Best Universities in the World

    The Technion and The Hebrew University - On The List of the 100 Best Universities in the WorldYnet August 14, 2018 The Shanghai Index ranked the Technion in the 77th place - 16 places upper from 2017 - and the Hebrew ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, August 14, 2018

  • Open Sesame: Picking Locks with Cortana

    Open Sesame: Picking Locks with CortanaBlackhat USA 2018 August 4, 2018 Many new devices are trying to fit into our life seamlessly. As a result, there’s a quest ...

    [Full version] Friday, August 10, 2018

  • Prof. Yuval Filmus Wins the ERC Starting Grant

    Prof. Yuval Filmus Wins the ERC Starting GrantCS congratulates Prof. Yuval Filmus on receiving The European Research Council (ERC) prestigious grant for his research on Discrete Harmonic Analysis for ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, August 1, 2018

  • Et Tu Bluetooth?

    Et Tu Bluetooth?Ynet July 25, 2018 Technion researchers have succeeded in intercepting Bluetooth communications ... this standard has been considered safe so far because it combines ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, July 25, 2018

  • Intel Scholarship for Outstanding CS Female Students

    Intel Scholarship for Outstanding CS Female StudentsIntel invites outstanding female students in engineering and computer science to apply for the scholarship program for the academic year 2018-19, which offers an ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, July 24, 2018

  • CS Programming Contest 2018

    CS Programming Contest 2018 The traditional CS programming contest was held for the twelfth time in a row on Wednesday, July 2, 2018, sponsored by Google and ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, July 4, 2018

  • Dean Execellence and Amdocs Contest Ceremony 2018

    Dean Execellence and Amdocs Contest Ceremony 2018The winners of the 2017 CS Dean Excellence Award and Amdocs Best Project winners were awarded in a ceremony held in the faculty on ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, July 3, 2018

  • CS Excellent Students (SAMBA) Ceremony 2018

    CS Excellent Students (SAMBA) Ceremony 2018On Monday, July 2, 2018 CS held a Followships Award Ceremony for Excellent Students in Computer Science (SAMBA) in honor of the donating ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, July 3, 2018

  • Documentary Movie on Prof. Uzzi Ornan

    Documentary Movie on Prof. Uzzi OrnanChannel 8, July 2nd, 2018 A Documentary movie on Prof. Uzzi Ornan produced and submitted as a thesis by Ido Wiesman, of Film ...

    [Full version] Sunday, July 1, 2018

  • The Second Project Fair at CS

    The Second Project Fair at CS 
On Tuesday, June 26 2018 CS held at the second all-labs project fair. In the colorful and lively event took part teams of undergraduate ...

    [Full version] Sunday, July 1, 2018

  • CS 2017-18 Graduation Ceremony

    CS 2017-18 Graduation CeremonyOn Thursday, June 28, 2018, the Computer Science Department celebrated the graduation of 275 students. Dean, Prof. Dan Geiger, Vice Dean for Undergraduate Studies, ...

    [Full version] Friday, June 29, 2018

  • CS 8th Research Day, 2018

    CS 8th Research Day, 2018The CS Department held its sixth Research Day on Sunday, June 18, 2018 which exhibited 17 of the finest researches carried out by our ...

    [Full version] Monday, June 25, 2018

  • 2018 CS-Advisory Council Meeting

    2018 CS-Advisory Council MeetingSeniors from the high-tech industry were CS guests on Tuesday, June 18, 2018 and met with faculty to discuss a topic t: Who owns ...

    [Full version] Monday, June 25, 2018

  • Technion [CS] Students Discovered Security Loophole in Microsoft Audio Assistant

    Technion [CS] Students Discovered Security Loophole in Microsoft Audio Assistant Ynet June 13, 2018 Two Technion CS students discovered Security Loophole in Microsoft Cortana Audio Assistant. The incident was reported - and was repaired ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • CS Magister Graduation Ceremony, 2018

    CS Magister Graduation Ceremony, 2018The Computer Science celebrated the graduation of record number of 39 Magister students in a ceremony which was held on Monday, June 4 2018, ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, June 6, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by CHECK POINT

    Recruitment Day by CHECK POINTCHECK POINT representatives will meet you at the lobby of CS Taub Building on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 12:30-14:30, and will offer you options ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, June 5, 2018

  • CS Ph.D. Graduation Ceremony, 2018

    CS Ph.D. Graduation Ceremony, 2018CS Ph.D. Students Graduation Ceremony, 2018 was held on Monday evening, May 28, 2018. The ceremony was held at the Technion amphitheatre. Prof. Peretz ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, May 29, 2018

  • CS Students Receive Google's 2018 Scholarship

    CS Students Receive Google's 2018 ScholarshipThe Department of Computer Science is proud to congratulate our students Hila Peleg, Stav Perle and Inbal Tziperman-Lotan,  recipients of the 2018 Google Scholarship (former Anita Borg scholarships), who competed with students from Europe, The Middle East and North Africa, and the finalists will receive 7,000 Euro and will be invited to visit Google’s Engineering Centre in Zurich for a networking retreat. Google established the Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship in 2003 to encourage undergraduate and graduate women completing degrees in computer science and related fields to excel in computing and technology and become active role models and leaders in the field. 2009, 2011, 2012 2013 2014 and 2015 CS winners.

    [Full version] Tuesday, May 22, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by MEDTRONIC

    Recruitment Day by MEDTRONICMEDTRONIC representatives will meet CS students and will tell you about their life-saving medical technology and especially about Deep Learning, on Wednesday, May 23, ...

    [Full version] Thursday, May 10, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by PALANTIR

    Recruitment Day by PALANTIRPALANTIR Recruitment day will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 12:30 in class 9, CS Taub Building. Palantir engineers will demonstrate on ...

    [Full version] Thursday, May 10, 2018

  • CS Spring Hackathon 2018

    CS Spring Hackathon 2018CS held the 2018 Spring Hackaton that on Thursday-Friday, May 3-4, 2018. The event hosted 70 students, 30 mentors and 4 judges and awarded ...

    [Full version] Monday, May 7, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by MELLANOX

    Recruitment Day by MELLANOXMELLANOX representatives will meet CS students and will offer you student-jobs in various fields, on Monday, May 7, 2018, 10:00-14:00, at the lobby of ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, May 1, 2018

  • EuroSys Award to Dan Tsafrir

    EuroSys Award to Dan TsafrirCongratulations to Dan Tzafrir on winning the EuroSys Jochen Liedtke Young Researcher Award. The prize is awarded each year to young researchers for exceptional ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, May 1, 2018

  • CS Dean Execellence And Programming Contests Winners

    CS Dean Execellence And Programming Contests Winners
The winners of Spring semester 2016 CS President and Dean Execellence Award and 2017 Programming Contest were awarded in a ceremony held in ...

    [Full version] Sunday, April 29, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by J.P. MORGAN

    Recruitment Day by J.P. MORGANJ.P. MORGAN representatives invite you to a meeting on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 12: 30– 14:30, in Taub Lobby More details in the attached ...

    [Full version] Saturday, April 28, 2018

  • The Marconi Society Conference 2018

    The Marconi Society Conference 2018CS held The Marconi Society conference: "The Information Era: Past, Present and Future", on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018/ Guest of honor was Prof. Andrew ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, April 25, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by PALANTIR

    Recruitment Day by PALANTIRPALANTIR Recruitment day will be held on Monday, April 23, 2018 between 12:00-16:00 in the lobby of the CS Taub Building. More details in ...

    [Full version] Monday, April 16, 2018

  • Eli Ben-Sasson, Technion Professor, Created A Digital Currency and Thinks that Bitcoin is Ingenious

    Eli Ben-Sasson, Technion Professor, Created A Digital Currency and Thinks that Bitcoin is IngeniousTheMarker April 13, 2018 Eli Ben-Sasson is a professor of computer science, but in recent years he has entered the world of digital currencies, ...

    [Full version] Friday, April 13, 2018

  • The Cyber Company Aramis Recruited 30 Milion Dollar

    The Cyber Company Aramis Recruited 30 Milion Dollar TheMarker April 9, 2018 Aramis was founded in 2015 by Yevgeny Dibrov and Nadir Izrael. The two ... studied ... together in ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, April 11, 2018

  • CS Excellent Teachers - Winter Semester 2017-18

    CS Excellent Teachers - Winter Semester 2017-18Congratulations to the CS Excellent Teachers for Winter Semester 2017-18 acknowledged by the Technion Center for Promotion of Learning and Teaching: Prof. Keren Censor-Hillel ...

    [Full version] Sunday, April 8, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by ELBIT

    Recruitment Day by ELBITELBIT representatives will meet CS students and will offer coffee and pastry, as well as opportunities to join developing items in their projects, on ...

    [Full version] Thursday, March 29, 2018

  • Prof. Michael Elad Nominated SIAM Fellowship

    Prof. Michael Elad Nominated SIAM FellowshipCS congratulates Prof. Michael Elad on his nomination as a Fellow for 2018 of the prestigious Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, March 28, 2018

  • Honorary Doctorate to Freddy Bruckstein

    Honorary Doctorate to Freddy BrucksteinCS is proud to announce that Prof. Freddy Bruckstein will be granted an Honorary Doctorate from Agora University, Romania. The Doctor Honoris ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, March 27, 2018

  • Recruitment Day by Microsoft

    Recruitment Day by MicrosoftMicrosoft staff will visit CS to answer any question you have and to offer you job possibilities, on Monday, March 26, 2018, 10:00-14:30, in ...

    [Full version] Monday, March 26, 2018

  • Henri Taub Prize to Keren Censor-Hillel and Yuval Ishai

    Henri Taub Prize to Keren Censor-Hillel and Yuval Ishai
Congratulations to Prof. Keren Censor-Hillel and to Prof. Yuval Ishai, winners of the Technion prestigious Henri Taub prize for academic excellence ...

    [Full version] Monday, March 26, 2018

  • Winners of the Amdocs Best Project Contest 2018

    Winners of the Amdocs Best Project Contest 2018 The final stage of the 2018 Amdocs Best Project Contest was held on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 and the competing teams presented and talked about their excelllent projects. The best project were elected by a judging committee from CS and Amdocs and are: "Athenizer" ...

    [Full version] Sunday, March 25, 2018

  • First Place in Image Processing Project Contest

    First Place in Image Processing Project ContestTwo CS undergraduate students, Adar Elad and Mark Erlich, came first in the project contest held in the IMVC conference - the most ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, March 21, 2018

  • Final (Company) Prize for Excellent Students

    Final (Company) Prize for Excellent StudentsThis year, and as incentive for excelling in software, Final company will grant a 10,000 NIS worth award to excellent Computer Science students in ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • New Book by Prof. Avram Sidi

    New Book by Prof. Avram SidiCongratulation to Prof. Avram Sidi on his new book: Vector Extrapolation Methods with Applications, published by SIAM (No. 17 SIAM Series on Computational Science ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, March 7, 2018

  • Technion Students Developed A Special Chess Board

    Technion Students Developed A Special Chess BoardYnet March 1, 2018 Sushi at your request, a computerized chess teacher, an automatic sign language translator and a smart recycling system - are ...

    [Full version] Friday, March 2, 2018

  • What Kira Radinsky Did by 31 You Will Not do in Your Liftime

    What Kira Radinsky Did by 31 You Will Not do in Your LiftimeCalcalist February 23, 2018 The Chief Scientist of eBay Israel [Technion CS graduate and lecturer] is only 31 years old, but behind her is ...

    [Full version] Friday, February 23, 2018

  • 2018 Forbes' Under 30

    2018 Forbes' Under 30Two CS graduates: Omer Arad and Yevgeny Dibrov and one undergraduate students Inbal Argov are listed in the 2018 ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, February 21, 2018

  • Project Fair in IoT and Android

    Project Fair in IoT and AndroidOn Tuesday, January 23, 2018, the Systems and Software Development Laboratory (SSDL) held the project Fair on IoT and Android, presenting the newest ...

    [Full version] Friday, January 26, 2018

  • 2017 Spring Semester CS Excellent Teachers

    2017 Spring Semester CS Excellent TeachersThe Computer Science Department congratulates the winners of the Excellent TA awards for 2015 Spring Semester: Persistent Excellent TA: Oren Afek Avner Elizarov Faculty ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, January 24, 2018

  • Microsoft Surprises: Assaf Rapaport, 34, was appointed CEO of the Israel Development Center

    Microsoft Surprises: Assaf Rapaport, 34, was appointed CEO of the Israel Development CenterTheMarker January 18, 2018 An inspiring appointment at Microsoft Israel. [Technion CS graduate] Assaf Rapaport, 34, was appointed CEO of Microsoft in Israel after ...

    [Full version] Saturday, January 20, 2018

  • Excellent Female Students Award Ceremony

    Excellent Female Students Award CeremonyThe scholarship award ceremony for CS and EE excellent female students by Intel and DELL-EMC.was held on hursday, January 11, 2018. The ceremony was ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, January 17, 2018

  • "They're afraid the money of investors in Crypto currencies will disappear"

    "They're afraid the money of investors in Crypto currencies will disappear"Globes October 10, 2018 Prof. Eli Ben-Sasson of the Technion's Faculty of Computer Science and Hanan Steinhardt discussed the various aspects and challenges that ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, January 10, 2018

  • Ran Ben-Basat - Third place in Feder Competition

    Ran Ben-Basat - Third place in Feder CompetitionCS Ph.D. student Ran Ben-Bashat won the third place in the prestigious Feder Family Prize competition, which awards students for outstanding works in communication ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, January 10, 2018

  • "The Breakthrough of Computer Processors will be Studied at the Universities"

    "The Breakthrough of Computer Processors will be Studied at the Universities"Calcalist January 7, 2018 The Dr.'s Yuval Yarom and [Technion CS Ph.D. Graduate] Daniel Genkin were among the researchers who discovered the security breach ...

    [Full version] Sunday, January 7, 2018

  • The Most Interesting Young Professors in Israel

    The Most Interesting Young Professors in Israel
Mako January 2, 2018 They are brilliant, they are busy with researches that will change the world and they are only 40 years old. ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, January 3, 2018