Technion Program for Excellence

Alon Altman / Computer Science

First degree in Computer Science at the Technion.

MSc in Computer Science at the Technion.

Ph.D. in Info. Systems at the Technion.

Postdoc at Stanford University.

 

Participated in the Technion Excellence Program: October 1998 – February 2002.

 

Alon studied advanced courses starting his first semester and participated in a research project in later semesters and co-authored a paper.

The research was about building a corpus for modern Hebrew text.

Among his research subjects: “Monotonicity and Relative Scope Entailments” under the guidance of Prof. Edward Keenan and Dr. Yoad Winter from the Computer Science faculty.

Recommendation to Program participants: “Go ahead and study courses that look interesting as soon as possible.”

Today (2012): Alon works as a Software engineer for Google, in Mountain view, California.

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