Experience
Education
Bio
Research and Academic Experience Jan. 2002 - current Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Bar Ilan University, Department of Computer Science. Jan. 2000 - 2005 Adjunct Faculty, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Faculty of Industrial Engineering. Sep. 1999 - current Research Staff, IBM Research Lab in Haifa, the Tel Aviv Site. Jul. 1998 - Sep. 1999: Visiting Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University, The Robotics Institute. Sep. 1996 - Jun. 1998: Post Doctoral Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University, The Robotics Institute. Education Ph.D.- 1997, Bar-Ilan University, Computer Science. Thesis title - "Cooperation and Coalition Formation among Distributed Intelligent Systems". Advisor - Prof. Sarit Kraus. M.Sc.- 1992, Bar-Ilan University, Physics - Computational Physics. Thesis title - "Polymer Fluid Flow Simulation using Molecular Dynamics". Advisor - Prof. Dennis Rapaport. B.Sc.- 1989, Bar-Ilan University, Physics and Computer Science. Honors 1994 - Dean's scholarship for academic excellence. 1998 - ATAL'98 best paper award. 2001 - CIA'01 best paper award. 2004 - CIA'04 best paper nominee. 2005 - AAMAS'05 best paper nominee. Appointments Member of the IFAMAAS board (2008-2014). Member of the editorial board of the international journal on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems. Member of the editorial board of the international journal on Agent Oriented Software Engineering. Coordinator of the Shadows European project (2006-2009). Program Committee Membership ATAL (98,99,00,01), CIA (97,99,00,01,02,03,04,08), Agents (99,00,01), ICMAS (00), AAMAS (02,03,04,05,06,08), CIT (00), Trust (00,01,03,04), RoboCup (02,03,04,05),AMEC (02,03,04,05,06,07), DALT (03,04,05), AOIS (03,04,05,06), AOSE (02,03,04,05,08), ESAW (02,03,04,05), CEEMAS (03), ICEC (03), iTrust (03), ITPC (03) MICAI (04), KSCO (04), EUMAS (03,04,05,06,07). IBERAMIA (06), P2P/DAKS (06), MATES (05, 06), ProMAS (05,06), FAMAS (06,07), COIN (06), IBM Academy P3AD (07,08), ICAC (07,08), APSLA (08)