Associate Professor (Emeritus) at Department of Information Systems, University of Haifa since 2021.
Previously I spent 31 years with IBM’s Research Division doing research into Services, Data Privacy, Software Engineering, Hardware Verification, Algorithms, Optimization, and Storage Technologies; followed by 5 years as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Information Systems at the University of Haifa
I have worked in IBM Labs in Haifa (Israel), Bangalore (India) and Toronto (Canada), and consulted for Telstra Labs in Melbourne (Australia).
My postdoctoral studies were at the Department of Combinatorics and Optimization at the University of Waterloo (Canada).
My formal education is in Pure Mathematics, comprising a B. Sc. (Hons 1) from Monash University (Australia), an M. Sc. from the Technion Israel Institute for Technology, and a Ph. D. from the University of Newcastle (Australia).
I have published extensively in books, journals and conference proceedings. I hold 17 patents. Full details of my publications and citations are available here.
According to the database of standardized citation indicators published in October 2020, I am in the leading 2% of researchers in my field.