First degree in Computer Science at the Technion.
MSc and PhD in Computer Science at the Technion.
Participated in the Technion Excellence Program: March 2001 – July 2003.
Yaniv started his BA in CS at spring 2001, and his MA in spring 03. At this period he was in the Program.
While studying in the Program, he took advance courses and courses from other faculties. His graduation projects won the Technion’s prize and were presented on the Israeli TV Science News and newspapers (yediot +maariv).
After his PhD (with Prof. Freddy Bruckstein) Yaniv spent 3 years at MIT, doing post-doc with Prof. Alex “Sandy” Pentland, where they have published over 50 papers and books, and have developed a new science called “Social Physics”.
Today (2014): Researcher at MIT.