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  • Current Positions:

    • Senior Research Scientist, HP-Labs Israel

    • Adjunct Lecturer, Computer Science Department, Technion

    • Chairman, Israel SIGGRAPH Professional Chapter

  • Research Interests:

    • Computer Science, Algorithms and Programming

    • Computer Graphics, Visualization and Animation

    • Image Processing, Computer Vision and Medical Imaging

    • Visual Analytics for BigData

    • Shaders and GPU programming
    • Cloud Computing and infrastructure
  • Academic Degrees:

    • 1996 - B.Sc, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion, Graduated Cum Laude.

    • 1997 - B.A., Faculty of Computer Science, Technion, Graduated Cum Laude.

    • 2003 - M.A., Faculty of Computer Science, Technion, (part of the direct Ph.D. track).

    • 2004 - Ph.D., Faculty of Computer Science, Technion.

  • Distinctions:

    • 1994-1996 - Technion President award for excellence.

    • 2001 - Sandor Szego award for excellence in teaching.

    • 2001-2004 - VATAT award.

  • Academic Experience:

    • 1998-2004, Master and Ph.D. student, Faculty of Computer Science, Technion.

    • 2004-2006, PostDoc Researcher, Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik.

  • Industry Experience:

    • 1996-1998, Software Engineer, Elbit Systems Ltd., Haifa, Israel.

      Research and development of 3D visualization techniques for training and simulation systems.

    • 1999-2000, Software Team Leader, MediGuide Ltd., Haifa, Israel.

      Research and development of medical navigation tools for minimally invasive procedures.

    • 2002-2003, Industrial Liaison, CGGC, Technion, Haifa, Israel.

    • 2006-2008, Leader, Software R&D, MediGuide Ltd, Haifa, Israel.
      Research in the field of computer graphics for medical catheterization procedures.
    • 2008-Present, Senior Research Scientist, HP-Labs Israel, Haifa, Israel.
      Research in the field of visual analytics, information visualization, image processing, and analysis.
  • Teaching Experience:

    • 1993-1996, Class mentor in the "Technological man-power" program, Technion.

    • 1998-2002, Teaching Assistant, "Introduction to Operating Systems", Faculty of Computer Science, Technion.

    • 2003-2004, Lecturer: "Introduction to Computer Science", "Computer Graphics I".

    • 2007-Present, Senior Lecturer: "Introduction to Computer Science", "Computer Graphics I", "Image Synthesis".
  • Programming Skills:

    • Expert knowledge experience in C, C++ and MATLAB

    • Strong knowledge experience in Java, Pascal and Fortran

    • Basic knowledge experience in Python, Perl, JavaScript, C# and Web-development