Yair Adato - Curriculum Vitae

Contact details:

Office: Alon building, vision lab (37/-103)
Phone: (+972)-8-6477818 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            (+972)-8-6428025      end_of_the_skype_highlighting
e-mail: adato at cs dot bgu dot ac dot il


2008 - present: PhD student, Dept. of Computer Science, Ben Gurion University
2006 - 2008: MSc in Computer Science, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Thesis topic: On the Reconstruction of Specular Shape from Images
Advisor: Ohad Ben-Shahar
Graduated with honor
2002 - 2004: B.Sc in Math and Computer Science, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Graduated with honor

Publication list:

(A detailed list can be found here: [list])

Honors and Awards:

Google European Doctoral Fellowship 2011. see Google fellowship and official announcement and the complete list of winners.
Fridman awards to excellence in research 2009
Zabey Award for best M.Sc. thesis in the Faculty of Natural Sciences, 2009.
Research Excellence awards 2007,2008,2009,2010
Received M.Sc. cum laude
Received B.Sc. cum laude

Work experience:

2007 - present: Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
  • Introduction to Numerical Analysis
  • TA coordinates:
  • Design of Algorithms
  • Teaching assistant:
  • Introduction to computational and biological vision
  • System programming
  • Design of Algorithms
  • 2004 - 2007: Integration and Software engineering, BVR System, Israel.
    1995 - 2001: Officer in IDF.
    1995: Teacher in High-School, Math and Computers.