WashU CSE announces new faculty hire

One new faculty member has joined the Department of Computer Science & Engineering in the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis.

Computer Science & Engineering

Netanel Raviv, assistant professor

  • PhD, MSc, computer science, Technion, Haifa, Israel
  • BSc, mathematics and computer science, Technion, Haifa, Israel

Raviv joins the McKelvey Engineering School from the California Institute of Technology (CalTech), where he is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Electrical Engineering. Previously, he was a postdoctoral researcher at Tel-Aviv University in Israel. He is a computer/information scientist and an applied mathematician with interests in real-world applications. Raviv joins the faculty Oct. 1.

His research focuses on applications of coding techniques to computation, privacy and storage. He has published papers in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory and in Designs, Codes and Cryptography. In addition, he spent time as a research intern with IBM Research in Haifa, Israel; BingAds, Microsoft, in Bellevue, Wash.