Biography:Haim Permuter received his B.Sc. (summa cum laude) from Ben-GurionUniversity (BGU) and Ph.D. from Stanford University, both in inElectrical Engineering, in 1997 and 2008, respectively. Between1997-2004, he served as a scientific research officer in an R&D unitin the Israeli Defense Forces. In summer 2002 he worked for IBM,Almaden research center, and automn he was research visitor atStanford. He is a recipient of several awards including EshkolFellowship, Wolf Award, Fulbright Fellowship, Stanford GraduateFellowship, and Allon Fellowship. Recently, Haim joined the facultyof Electrical Engineering Department at BGU.