CISE Seminar: September 21, 2018, Ariel Orda – Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

8 St. Mary’s Street, PHO 211
3:00pm-4:00pm – Refreshments at 2:45pm


Ariel Orda
Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
Resident Scholar


Network Science – A Network of Sciences 

Network Science is a newly emerging discipline with applications in a variety of domains, such as Communication Networks, Power Grid Networks, Transportation Networks, Social Networks and Biological Networks. Focusing on communication networks, we shall discuss what network science should be and what it should consist of. The talk will also feature some historical anecdotes, tracing back to ancient times.

Ariel Orda is the Herman & Gertrude Gross Professor at the Technion. He received his BSc (summa cum laude), MSc and PhD at the Technion. He is an IEEE Fellow. During 1.1.2014-12.31.2017, he served as the Dean of the Viterbi Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the Technion. His research interests include network routing, the application of game theory to networking, survivability, QoS provisioning and wireless networks. He received several awards for research, teaching, and service.

Faculty Host: David Starobinski
Student Host: Rebecca Swaszek