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My Group

I am fortunate to advise bright, creative, and fun to work with students thanks to the generous support by the ERC starting grant, the ISF grant, and the Azrieli fellows program.

members

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PhD student

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PhD student

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PhD student

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PhD student co-advised with Amnon Ta-Shma

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MSc student

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MSc student

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MSc student

PAST members

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MSC student, graduated 2021.

Thesis: On Raz-Reingold PRG, a new WPRG, and error reduction for WPRG against ROBP (download thesisslides).  One paper that resulted from this thesis appeared in CCC 2021..

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MSC student, graduated 2020.

Thesis: Rate amplification and query-efficient distance amplification for locally decodable codes (download). The paper that came out of this thesis appeared in CCC 2021. See also a talk I gave at HUJI.

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MSC student (graduated 2020)

Thesis: Palette-alternating tree codes and seed-protecting extractors (download). The relevant paper appeared in CCC 2020. See the talk by Shahar.

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Noam Peri

MSC student (graduated 2020)

Thesis: Expander random walks: a Fourier-analytic approach (download). The relevant paper appeared in STOC 2021, see my talk at IAS or Noam's talk.

Opportunities

Prospective students

If you are a bright, creative graduate student, enthusiastic about theoretical computer science that is looking for an advisor - email me. Make sure to attach your CV and grade sheets (undergraduate and graduate). Generally, I only consider students with undergrad average 95+.

Visitors

PhD students with a strong track record from top American / European universities: If you are interested in visiting TAU and working together for a period of one to three months, please email me. CV, LoP, and a reference for a recommendation letter are required.

Postdoctoral fellows

Postdoctoral fellowships are available. Please email me directly for more information.