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Recruitment Day by Elbit
Recruitment Day by Elbit
Friday, December 22, 2006
The recruitment day will take place on December 25, 2006 between 12:00-15:00 in the lobby of the CS Taub Building
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Recruitment Day by Microsoft
Recruitment Day by Microsoft
Friday, December 22, 2006
This Wednesday, 27.12.06, we will host the representatives of Microsoft Israel. In a series of presentations, starting at 12:30 in Taub 2, they will present Microsoft’s vision for the future of computing. The opening presentation will be given by Moshe Lichtman – Vice-President of Microsoft worldwide, and current head of the Israel R&D operation, which has expended significantly over the past year. This is a good opportunity to hear details of what the future holds ...
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CS Library Opening Hours
CS Library Opening Hours
Sunday, December 10, 2006
From 11.12.06, the CS library will be open on Sunday, Monday and Wednesday until 19:45, and on Tuesday and Thursday until 18:45.
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Recruitment Day by Astea
Recruitment Day by Astea
Friday, December 8, 2006
The recruitment day will be on Dec.13, 2006 between 12:30-14:30 in the lobby of the CS Taub Building, a lecture about Astea Company in Taub 9 at 13:00.
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Recruitment Day by Intel
Recruitment Day by Intel
Monday, November 27, 2006
The recruitment day will be on Nov. 29, 2006 between 12:30-14:30 in the lobby of the CS Taub Building.
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IBM Eclipse Day
IBM Eclipse Day
Monday, November 27, 2006
You are invited to join the IBM Global Technology unit (GTU) and the IBM developer Works for a Technical Briefing foucusing on Eclipse. This briefing will take place on Monday, December 11th, 2006, between 08:00-12:30, in Taub Building, Room 337. Registration and info .
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Prof. Abraham Lempel receives the 2007 IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal
Prof. Abraham Lempel receives the 2007 IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal
Thursday, November 23, 2006
The CS department is proud to announce that Prof. Abraham Lempel has just been named the recipient of the most prestigious 2007 IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal "For pioneering work in data compression, especially the Lempel-Ziv algorithm." About the Hamming Medal ; Previous recipients; ; Committee roster
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Google Day held on Nov. 8, 2006
Google Day held on Nov. 8, 2006
Wednesday, November 22, 2006
Google Inc. held a day-long series of events in the Computer Science Taub building on Nov. 8, 2006. The day started with online computer science brainteasers for students (with prizes for the winners) in the PC farm, proceeded with a technical talk by Senior Scientist Yoram Singer held in an overflowing auditorium, followed by a luncheon for Excellent Students, product demos and office hours, and concluded with a panel discussion. In parallel, the Google technical ...
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Reunion of Technion CS Alumni of the 80’s held on Nov. 1, 2006
Reunion of Technion CS Alumni of the 80’s held on Nov. 1, 2006
Sunday, November 19, 2006
On November 1st, 2006, Technion’s Computer Science Faculty held its first ever Alumni Reunion, dedicated to alumni who graduated during 1980-1989. More than 300 alumni attended the meeting in the Taub building, where they heard updates from the Technion President and the CS Dean. They also heard a technological presentation from PhD candidate Michael Bronstein on 3D face recognition and a fascinating talk on "The art of change” by serial entrepreneur Shlomo Touboul, himself an ...
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Recruitment Day by Horizon Semiconductors
Recruitment Day by Horizon Semiconductors
Sunday, November 19, 2006
The recruitment day will be on Nov. 20, 2006 between 11:30-14:30 in the lobby of the CS Taub Building
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3 CS Teachers Receive Excellence Award
3 CS Teachers Receive Excellence Award
Friday, November 17, 2006
The CS department congratulates Michael Elad, Eyal Kushileviz and Erez Petrank on receiving the Technion Teaching Excellence award and Reuven Bar Yehuda and Orr Dunkelman on receiving "Excellence in Teaching" recognition.
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Cs Lab Happening
Cs Lab Happening
Wednesday, November 15, 2006
On Wednesday, 15th of Novebmber, the Computer Science Department held a "Lab Happening" event to expose its research and teaching labs to the Technion students. The event included demonstrations of projects from the various research fields in the department. Many students from the Technion came to see the demos and had lively discussions with the lab engineers.
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Recruitment Day by Elbit Systems
Recruitment Day by Elbit Systems
Sunday, November 12, 2006
The recruitment day will be on Nov. 13, 2006 between 11:30-14:00 in the lobby of the CS Taub Building.
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Cs Starts New Semester With An Orientation Day For New Students
Cs Starts New Semester With An Orientation Day For New Students
Thursday, November 2, 2006
On November 2nd, 2006, the computer science department opened the school year with an orientation day for the new students. 219 new students joined the department this year.
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Open House Day for Research Labs : November 15, 2006
Open House Day for Research Labs : November 15, 2006
Tuesday, October 31, 2006
On November 15, 2006, Open House Day of Research Laboratories will be held. Please, see program of the event.
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Alumni Reunion (Kenes Bogrim) on Nov 1, 2006
Alumni Reunion (Kenes Bogrim) on Nov 1, 2006
Thursday, October 26, 2006
The CS Faculty will hold a reunion for alumni who graduated from the CS faculty during the 1980’s. The action-packed event will feature a talk by Shlomo Touboul – serial entrepreneur and founder of Finjan, dinner and entertainment by Marimba artist Ziv Eitan. More details and registration are available at www.cs.technion.ac.il/alumni.
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Google Day on Nov. 8, 2006
Google Day on Nov. 8, 2006
Thursday, October 26, 2006
A Google Day will be held in the Taub building on Wed, Nov. 8. The Day will include many interesting events and opportunities organized by a team including people from the Google Israel and USA locations. Details may be found at www.cs.technion.ac.il/iap/googleday
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Open House Day for Graduate Studies : Thursday, November 16, 2006
Open House Day for Graduate Studies : Thursday, November 16, 2006
Tuesday, October 24, 2006
On Thursday, November 16, 2006, Open House Day for Graduate Studies will be held. Please, see poster and http://www.cs.technion.ac.il/openday/ of the event.
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A new interlibrary loan service in CS Library
A new interlibrary loan service in CS Library
Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Faculty members can send, from now on, their Interlibrary Loan requests via an E-mail by entering the CS library page, and then clicking on the 'services to faculty members' link. Inside this link there is a table of ILL details, please fill it and copy/paste it to the mail message you are sending to avishag@cs.technion.ac.il.
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הפקולטה למדעי המחשב מקיימת את כל המעבדות שנפתחו לרישום בסמסטר קיץ
הפקולטה למדעי המחשב מקיימת את כל המעבדות שנפתחו לרישום בסמסטר קיץ
Sunday, August 20, 2006
פרוייקט בעיבוד נתונים – 236323 – גב' אילנה עדות; פרוייקט בתקשורת מחשבים – 236340 – פרופ'ח ראובן כהן; פרויקט בתכנות מתקדם - 236503 - מר גואל סמואל ; פרויקט במערכות הפעלה - 234303/236366 – ד'ר יעל דובינסקי; פרויקט במערכות נבונות – 236754 –מר יניב אלטשולר; אנא צרו קשר בהקדם עם מנחי המעבדות הנ"ל.
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The Current Emergency Situation (last update 10/9/06)
The Current Emergency Situation (last update 10/9/06)
Sunday, August 20, 2006
Dean’s letter to students (13/8/06); Changes in course requirements (14/8/06); Pre-exam lecture (10/9/06); For further information: Undergraduate studies: Hava 4344, hava@cs.technion.ac.il and Dorit 4316, dorita@cs.technion.ac.il; Teaching secretary: Mika 4263, mika@cs.technion.ac.il or Bracha 3846, bracha@cs.technion.ac.il; Head of administration: Yehudit 4261, 4262, judy@cs.technion.ac.il; Dean’s secretary: Sara 4261, 4262, sari@cs.technion.ac.il; Students serving in the IDF - please contact regarding any problem: Prof. Tuvi Etzion, etzion@cs.technion.ac.il, tel: 8294311 until 27/8 and Prof. Reuven Bar-Yehuda, reuven@cs.technion.ac.il, tel: 8294332, as of ...
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The CS programming contest
The CS programming contest
Sunday, August 6, 2006
On Tuesday, August 8 2006, the CS programming contest was held. Four teams competed for four hours, attempting to implement successfully as many programs as possible out of a requested set of eight programs. Many of the program submissions were rejected since they failed on tricky inputs prepared by the refereeing committee (Profs. G. Barequet, R. Pinter, and Y. Gil)... The winning team (Marcelo Taube, Kolman Vornovitsky, and Michael Gelfand) implemented successfully 4 programs. The ...
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Student problems due to the situation
Student problems due to the situation
Wednesday, August 2, 2006
Students are welcome to call to 04-8294344 or 04-8294316 regarding any problem that may arise due to the situation (undergraduate secreteries: Hava and Dorit) or to send email to hava@cs.technion.ac.il or dorita@cs.tehcnion.ac.il
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International Programming Contest for Undergraduates
International Programming Contest for Undergraduates
Sunday, July 2, 2006
The department of computer science is seeking a team for representing us in a prestigious ACM programming contest. More details can be found here.
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CS Excellent Students Award Ceremony
CS Excellent Students Award Ceremony
Wednesday, June 28, 2006
The award ceremony of the CS Department Excellent sStudents Program (SAMBA) was held on Tuesday 20/6/06. It was followed by greetings from the Dean, Prof. Oded Shmueli. Fourteen students received the awards including a 5,000 NIS prize granted by Check Point Assaf Lavi Foundation; Microsoft Aviva Feldbaum Foundation and Amdocs. Shai Lobliner, one of the award percipients, gave a fascinating short presentation describing a research project he did in the field of Computational Biology. Thirty ...
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Excellent TA awards - winter semester 2005/06
Excellent TA awards - winter semester 2005/06
Monday, June 26, 2006
The computer science department would like to congratulate the winners of the Excellent TA awards for winter semester 2005/06: Benny Applebaum, Omer Barko, Yaniv Carmeli, Keren Censor. Eran Eden. Liza Fireman and Amir Rubinstein. The prize was won by Liza Fireman for the 5th time, by Eran Eden, Applebaum Benny and Yaniv Carmeli for the 3rd time and by Barkol Omer and Rubinstein Amir for the 2nd time.
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חדש! הפקולטה למדעי המחשב מכריזה על מלגות למצטייני סכם
חדש! הפקולטה למדעי המחשב מכריזה על מלגות למצטייני סכם
Wednesday, June 21, 2006
הפקולטה למדעי המחשב מכריזה על מלגות הצטיינות למצטייני סכם הנרשמים לסמסטר חורף תשס"ז. המלגות יוענקו למועמדים בעלי סכם גבוה בתום הסמסטר הראשון ללימודיהם. מלגות אלה יוענקו בנוסף למלגות שמעניק מדור רישום וקבלה של הטכניון למצטייני סכם. מספר המלגות מצומצם - הקודם זוכה. פרטים נוספים כאן .
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The inaugural issue of HOMEPAGE - the CS Faculty magazine -
is now available
The inaugural issue of HOMEPAGE - the CS Faculty magazine - is now available
Wednesday, June 21, 2006
As part of a new outreach program to embrace its alumni and local community - the CS Faculty published today the first issue of HOMEPAGE - its semi-annual magazine. The magazine has been mailed to all CS students and alumni, and is available at select distribution points within the Taub building. A softcopy is available at www.cs.technion.ac.il/magazine.
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CS Alumni Reunion planned for Nov 1, 2006
CS Alumni Reunion planned for Nov 1, 2006
Wednesday, June 21, 2006
The CS Faculty plans a reunion for alumni who graduated from the CS faculty during the 1980’s. The action-packed event will feature a talk by Shlomo Touboul – serial entrepreneur and founder of Finjan. More details and registration are available at www.cs.technion.ac.il/alumni.
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CS Lab Happening
CS Lab Happening
Wednesday, June 21, 2006
On Wednesday, 21st of June, the Computer Science Department held a "Lab Happening" event to expose its research and teaching labs to the Technion students. The event included demonstrations of projects from the various research fields in the department. Many students from the Technion came to see the demos and had lively discussions with the lab engineers.
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Memorial for the late Prof. Shimon Even
Memorial for the late Prof. Shimon Even
Monday, June 12, 2006
Prof. Shimon Even, one of the founders of the Computer Science in Israel, passed away two years ago. A memorial in his honor was held in the department on June 11, 2006. The Shimon Even Memorial Research Prize for doctoral students in the Theory of Computer Science was conferred upon Mr. Benny Applebaum for his research on Cryptography in NC0. Prof. Jacob Ziv presented the memorial lecture "How to learn the most out of an ...
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Spring Lab Happening on 21/6/06
Monday, June 12, 2006
The Computer Science "Lab Happening" for the spring semester will be held on Wednesday, June 21 from 12:00 until 14:30 in floor 0 of Taub Building. In the event, the department research and teaching labs will present various research and teaching activities, and available research projects for next semester. All are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.
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Superlink receives media attention
Superlink receives media attention
Monday, May 22, 2006
The Superlink Online project, developed in the CS department by Dan Geiger and his students in collaboration with Assaf Shuster and his students, received today (May 19, 2006) attention in the International and national media. The project was discussed in the prestigious Science journal, and in the Israeli online media. Articles appeared in ynet and in The Marker .
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Alex Bronstein Receives Adams Fellowship
Alex Bronstein Receives Adams Fellowship
Tuesday, May 9, 2006
The Department of Computer Science would like to congratulate graduate student Alex M. Bronstein . Bronstein was selected by the Israeli Academy of Sciences and Humanities to receive the prestigious Adams Fellowship for the 2006-2007 academic year.
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Research Day on Data Communication and Security
Thursday, May 4, 2006
The Computer Science Faculty will hold a Research Day on Data Communications and Security on May 23, 2006. The objective of this meeting is to expose the local hi-tech industry to the research being conducted in the faculty on these topics. The event will feature nine talks on cutting-edge research by experts among the faculty and their graduate students. All are welcome to attend. For more details, and to register, please see www.cs.technion.ac.il/iap/events. The event ...
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CS Lab Happening
CS Lab Happening
Sunday, March 26, 2006
On Wednesday, 22nd of March, the Computer Science Department held a "Lab Happening" event to expose its research and teaching labs to the Technion students. The event included demonstrations of projects from the various research fields in the department. Many students from the Technion came to see the demos and had lively discussions with the lab engineers.
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Sharon Shoham Wins IBM Ph.D. Fellowship
Sharon Shoham Wins IBM Ph.D. Fellowship
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Sharon Shoham, a Ph.D. student under the supervision of Prof. Orna Grumberg, won the distinguished IBM Ph.D. fellowship a highly competitive award. Congratulations to Sharon!
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A major revision to CS web site.
A major revision to CS web site.
Monday, March 13, 2006
The web site of the CS department went through a significant upgrade. The most noticeable new feature is the bi-linguality of the site. The site now comes in an English version and a Hebrew version. The site was also rewritten to adhere the standards of the W3C organization. The update was performed by our Ph.D. student, Yaniv Hamo. To update information in the site please read here.
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Hundreds of visitors at faculty during Technion's open day
Hundreds of visitors at faculty during Technion's open day
Monday, February 13, 2006
The open day of the Technion took place on Thursday, February 9. Hundreds of visitors came to know better the faculty of computer science by receiving information from faculty and student attendants. Prof. Reuven Bar-Yehuda gave a general overview of the faculty, and Prof. Ron Kimmel gave a general lecture about research in Computer Vision. An exceptionally large number of visitors attended both lectures, so that the first lecture had to be given twice. Talks ...
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Winners of Excellent Teaching Assistant Awards are Announced
Winners of Excellent Teaching Assistant Awards are Announced
Sunday, January 22, 2006
The computer science department announced the winners of the Excellent TA awards for 2005 spring semester. The award was given to:Liza Fireman and to Saher Esmeir. A Persisting Excellent Teaching Assistant Award was given to Eran Eden, Benny Applebaum and Yaniv Carmeli. Excellent TA awards were also given to Arkadiy Pyoro, Ron Rubinstein and Sharon Shoham.
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