b. Israel 1956. B.Sc. Tel Aviv University, 1983. M.Sc. Tel Aviv University, 1985. Ph.D. Stanford University, 1988. At Technion since 1988. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1995-96. Naval Postgraduate School, 2001-02. Professor since 2001. Dean 2004-05. Lawrence and Marie Feldman Chair in Engineering.
Main areas of research
Computational solid mechanics, finite element methods, computational methods for acoustic and elastic waves, combination of analytic and numerical methods, space structures.