First degrees in Computer Engineering and physics at the Technion. Participated in the Technion Excellence Program: 2002-2006 Recommendation to Program participants: "Do research. It is one of the best academic benefits of the program, and Imyself regret not using it." Today (2012): Arkadiy is in the IDF. He intends to pursue an M.A. and a Ph.D. when he finishes his current position in the army at the end of 2013.