I am an associate professor in the Mathematics and Computer Science Department at The Open University of Israel. I am currently on leave in the Electrical Engineering Department at the State University of New York at Buffalo. I completed my PhD studies at the Weizmann Institute of Science and was a postdoctoral scholar at Caltech.
My research addresses the algorithmic and combinatorial aspects of information in communication, management, and storage. I have special interest in information theory, coding theory, network communication and network coding, big data in the form of succinct data representation via geometric clustering, and probabilistic methods in combinatorics.
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The Open University of Israel Department of Mathematics and Computer Science 108 Ravutski st. Raanana 43107
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