CS Department News and Announcements

  • Professors Heymann, Kohavi and Lempel Honored at Retirement Lunch

    Professors Heymann, Kohavi and Lempel Honored at Retirement LunchA packed house of friends, family, and colleagues warmly celebratedthe career of Professors Michael Heymann, Zvi Kohavi and Abraham Lempel at ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, December 22, 2004

  • Margarita Osadchy Joins CS for a postdoc position

    Margarita Osadchy Joins CS for a postdoc positionMargarita Osadchy joins the computer science department for a post-doctorate position. Her host here is Michael Lindenbaum. Dr. Osadchy did her Ph.D. ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, October 20, 2004

  • CS employees receive excellence award

    CS employees receive excellence awardThe dean's secretary, Sara Maor, and the head librarian, Ariella Weinstein, received today the excellent employee award from the department dean, Alon Itai.

    [Full version] Tuesday, October 19, 2004

  • CS starts new semester with an orientation day for new students

    CS starts new semester with an orientation day for new studentsThe computer science department opened the school year with an orientation day for the new students. 138 new students joined the general tracks this ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, October 19, 2004

  • CS researchers find weaknesses in SHA-1

    CS researchers find weaknesses in SHA-1During the Crypto 2004 conference, Eli Biham and Rafi Chen from the Department of Computer Science at the Technion, reported preliminary ...

    [Full version] Monday, August 23, 2004

  • Lempel-Ziv algorithm proclaimed as milestone by IEEE

    Lempel-Ziv algorithm proclaimed as milestone by IEEEThe computer science department is proud to announce that IEEE proclaimed the Lempel-Ziv Data Compression Algorithm, developed by CS faculty member Prof. Avraham Lempel ...

    [Full version] Sunday, July 18, 2004

  • CS students develop server-less conference system

    CS students develop server-less conference systemStudents in the Computer Science Department at the Technion, Emanual Grumbach and Erez Attar, have implemented a multi-user serverless video conference system as part ...

    [Full version] Monday, June 28, 2004

  • Israel Pollak Distinguished Lectures by Gene H. Golub

    Israel Pollak Distinguished Lectures by Gene H. GolubThe Israel Pollak distinguished lectures will be give this year by Professor Gene H. Golub from Stanford University. The first lecture, "A History ...

    [Full version] Saturday, June 12, 2004

  • Winners of Excellent Teaching Assistant Awards

    Winners of Excellent Teaching Assistant AwardsThe computer science department announced the winners of the Excellent TA awards for last winter semester. The award was won by Yaniv Hamo, ...

    [Full version] Friday, June 11, 2004

  • Shimon Even 1935-2004

    Shimon Even 1935-2004Shimon Even was born in Tel-Aviv on June 15th, 1935. He died on May 1st, 2004. In addition to his pioneering research contributions ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, May 5, 2004

  • The MATRIX - Deconstructed

    The MATRIX - DeconstructedMonday, March 9, 2004: In front of a full Taub Audtorium 1, George Borshukov, visual effects technology supervisor of ESC Entertainment, presented the ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, March 10, 2004

  • Four CS grads receive Gutwirth award

    Four CS grads receive  Gutwirth awardFour graduate students of the Computer Science Department received the prestigious Gutwirth award: Roee Engelberg Alexander Lyakas Shirley Halevy (special award) ...

    [Full version] Thursday, March 4, 2004

  • Hundreds attend CS open day

    Hundreds attend CS open dayThe open day of the Technion took place on Thursday, 26 February. Hundreds of potential candidate students visited the faculty booth at the Taub ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, February 25, 2004