Lev Levitin

Lev LevitinDistinguished Professor (ECE, SE)
PhD, USSR Academy of Sciences, Gorky University, 1969

Computer Engineering
Testing, Reliable, and Secure Computing

(617) 353-4607
office: PHO 332
office hours: Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00–7:00 PM

Honors, Awards, and Editorships

  • Life Fellow, IEEE
  • Member, International Academy of Informatization

Classes Taught

  • EK131/132 Introduction to Engineering
  • EK405
  • EC311 Introduction to Logic Design
  • EC330 Applied Algorithms for Engineers
  • EC381 Probability Theory in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • EC517 Introduction to Information Theory
  • EC533 Advanced Discrete Mathematics
  • EC534 Discrete Stochastic Models
  • EC730 Information-Theoretical Design of Algorithms
  • EC761 Information Theory and Coding

Research Interests

  • information theory
  • physics of communication and computing
  • complex and organized systems
  • quantum theory of measurement
  • reliable communication and computing
  • bioinformatics

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