Congratulations to Fellowships and Award Winning Student 2017-2018

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I am proud to announce that many of our graduate students have won prestigious fellowships and awards.

  • The 2018-2019 Clore Fellowship to Tal Shnitzer, supervised by Prof. Ronen Talmon
  • The Wolf Award to Grisha Spektor, supervised by Prof. Meir Orenstein.

Two of our graduating students won prestigious fellowships for postdoctoral studies abroad:

  • Adi Hanuka, supervised by Prof. Levi Schachter won the prestigious Rothschild Fellowship, Fulbright Fellowship, and Schmidt Post-Doctoral Award.
  • Sasha Spiegelman, supervised by yours truly won the prestigious Rothschild Fellowship.

In addition, our students were recognized with the following awards:

  • The Jacobs Outstanding Paper Award to Mark Sheinin, supervised by Prof. Yoav Schechner.
  • The Rappaport Award to Adi Hanuka, supervised by Prof. Levi Schachter.
  • The Perl Award to:

– Uzi Pereg,  supervised by Prof. Yossi Steinberg.

– Alex Bunin,  supervised by Prof. Shlomo Shamai (Shitz) .

The Freud Award for female PhD students to:

  • Tamar Rott-Shaham, supervised by Prof. Tomer Michaeli.
  • Rotem Ben Hur, supervised by Prof. Shahar Kvatinsky.
  • The Porat Award for PhD students to:
  • Elad Hoffer, supervised by Prof. Daniel Soudry.
  • Rotem Mulayof, supervised by Prof. Tomer Michaeli.
  • The Jury Award to Itay Hubara, supervised by Prof. Daniel Soudry.
  • The Intel Award to Sharon Rechnitz, supervised by Prof. Yuval Yaish.

The following students have won fellowships for the academic year 2017-2018:

*   The Leonard and Diane Sherman fellowship for MSc students  to Or Raveh, supervised by Prof. Ron Meir.

*   The Lady Davis fellowship for International MSc students  to Ya-Wei Lin, supervised by Prof. Ronen Talmon.

*   The Daniel fellowship for PhD students to Eshed Ram, supervised by Prof. Yuval Cassuto.

*   The Jacobs fellowship for MSc students to Shai Tsesses, supervised by Prof. Guy Bartal.

*   The Jacobs fellowship for PhD students to:

  • Yochai Blau, supervised by Prof. Tomer Michaeli.
  • David Dov, supervised by Prof. Israel Cohen and Prof. Ronen Talmon.

 

*   The Jacobs-Qualcomm fellowship for PhD students to:

*   Alex Naitsat, supervised by Prof. Shuka Zeevi.

*   Mark Sheinin, supervised by Prof. Yoav Schechner.

*   Aviad Levis, supervised by Prof. Yoav Schechner.

*   The Cederbaum fellowship to:

*   Chen Beer (Cohen), supervised by Prof. Shimon Marom and Prof. Omri Barak.

*   Regev Cohen, supervised by Prof. Yonina Eldar.

 

o    Oren Kalinsky, supervised by Prof. Yoav Etsion.

o    Tal Shnitzer, supervised by Prof. Ronen Talmon.

 

*   The Viterbi fellowship for PhD students to:

*   Oren Solomon, supervised by Prof. Yonina Eldar.

 

o    Roey Mechrez, supervised by Prof. Lihi Zelnik.

 

*   The Ministry of Science fellowship to:

*   Shira Nemirovsky Rotman supervised by Prof. Moshe Porat and Doctor Zvi Friedman.

*   Joumana Silbak

 

o    Or Elezra

 

o    Samah Khawaled

 

*   The Hiroshi Fujiwara Cyber Security Research Center fellowship to:

*   Itay Tsabary , supervised by Prof. Ittay Eyal.

*   Guy Goren, supervised by Prof. Yoram Moses.

*   Noam Shalev, supervised by Prof. Idit Keidar.

*   The RBNI fellowship to:

*   Tzach Jaffe, supervised by Prof. Meir Orenstein.

*   Sharon Rechnitz, supervised by Prof. Yuval Yaish.

 

Please join me in congratulating the students on their outstanding achievements.

Prof. Idit Keidar

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies

The Andrew & Erna Viterbi Faculty of Electrical Engineering