Working in Technion since 1986

Areas of Interest:

– Digital Signal Processing: video, image, speech, audio, medical signals, point clouds etc.

– Digital Signal Processors (DSP) and embedded systems


Biographical Information

1982-1986:     B.Sc. (Cum Laude) Electrical Engineering, Technion IIT.

1989-1992:    Accomplished all academic studies for M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (Signal Processing), without Thesis.


Professional Experience

1986 – 1992:    Application engineer, Signal and Image Processing lab, Technion IIT.

Including: Development of algorithms and real-time applications in speech and image compression and project supervisor (undergraduate students).

1993:     Director of Research and Development, Optibase Sounds and Images Ltd., Herzlia, Israel.

1994 – :   Chief engineer, Signal and Image Processing Lab, Technion IIT

Teaching Experience

1986 – :       Supervising undergraduate student projects in various contexts of speech, image and video compression

2000 – :      Academic Courses on:

1. Audio and Video Compression     at:

Computer Science Dept., University of Haifa

Computer Science Dept., InterDisciplinary Center, Herzlia

Computer Science Dept., Tel-Hai Academic College


2. DSP Architecture and Implementations

Computer Science Dept., InterDisciplinary Center, Herzlia,.   (2002-2003)

  • 2000-2007: Image & video compression course. A course that I teach in various industrial organizations:   The principles and technology of image & video compression (JPEG, MPEG-1/2/4, H.261/3, H.264/AVC)



1985:    Dean’s Honor list, Dept. of EE, Technion IIT

1986:    Honor list, Technion IIT.

1990:    Distinguished employee, Dept. of EE, Technion IIT

1999:    Distinguished employee, Technion IIT.

2001:    Mentor of the winning team in Texas Instruments World-Wide Analog and DSP Challenge 2000.

2006:    Senior Member – IEEE

2015:    Distinguished employee, Technion IIT