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Curriculum Vitae
קורות חיים

Professional Positions

 

 Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Jerusalem College of

Technology (Machon Lev), Jerusalem, Israel, 2011- present.

 Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, Jerusalem College of Technology

(Machon Lev), Jerusalem, Israel, 2004- 2011.

 Senior Teacher, Department of Computer Science, Jerusalem College of Technology

(Machon Lev), Jerusalem, Israel, 2002- 2004.

 Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon

Lev), Jerusalem, Israel, 1997-2002.

Current Academic Work

Address (college): Department of Computer Science,

Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev),

21 Havaad Haleumi St., POB 16031, Jerusalem 91160, Israel

Room: Weiler 213

Phone: +972-2-6751018

Phone (secretary): +972-2-6751294

Facsimile: +972-2-6751046

Email: kerner@jct.ac.il

Web: www.cc.jct.ac.il/~kerner

Education

 

 

 

1991-1997 Ph.D. in Computer Science, Bar-Ilan University, Israel.

Thesis title: "The Judge's Apprentice:

A Case-Based Decision Support System for Criminal Sentencing",

under the supervision of Prof. U. J. Schild and Prof. M. C. Golumbic.

1992 Computer Science Teaching Certificate, Bar-Ilan University, summa cum

laude.

1987-1989 M.Sc. in Computer Science, Bar-Ilan University.

Thesis title: "Legal Systems in a Limited Common-Sense Area",

under the supervision of Prof. U. J. Schild.

1983-1985 B.Sc. in Statistics and Computer Science, Bar-Ilan University, cum laude.2

Competitive Internal Grants

APR/04-MAR/05 Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev)

APR/05-MAR/06 Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev)

OCT/10-SEP/11 Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev)

OCT/11-SEP/12 Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev)

Awards

1983, 1985 Dean's list, Bar-Ilan university.

1993 Doctorants' distinction award, Bar-Ilan university.

1993 Research award from the "Ben-Gurion Fund for the Encouragement of

Research", Histadrut - The General Federation of Labour in Israel.

Scholarships

1991 Encouragement scholarship, Bar-Ilan University.

1993 Morris M. Pulver scholarship, United Israel Appeal of Canada.

1993 IPA scholarship in the memory of Dov Hevion,

the Information Processing Association of Israel (IPA).

Teaching Experience

2011-present Associate Professor, at Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev)

Algorithms Analysis, Data Structures A, Data Structures B,

Logic Programming (PROLOG)

2011-present Associate Professor, at Lifshitz Teachers College

Data Structures, Assembly language

1997-2011 Senior Lecturer, at Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev)

Algorithms Analysis, Data Structures A, Data Structures B,

Artificial Intelligence, Expert Systems, Fuzzy Logic, C++, JAVA,

Functional Programming (LISP), Logic Programming (PROLOG)

2008-2011 Senior Lecturer, at Lifshitz Teachers College

JAVA, Logic Programming (PROLOG), Assembly language, File

Organization, Data bases, Artificial Intelligence

1996-1997 Lecturer, at SELA - Software & Education Labs. LTD

Algorithms and Data Structures

1991-1995 Lecturer and Teaching assistant, at Bar-Ilan University

Programming Languages (C++, LISP, and PROLOG)

Logic Programming (PROLOG)

Further Professional Experience

1997-present Supervisor of graduation projects, at Jerusalem College of Technology

(Machon Lev) in various research domains

1996-1997 Planning and programming of a case-based decision support system for

judges: sentencing criminals (implementation in VISUAL BASIC 4)3

1994-1995 Supervisor of graduation projects, at Bar-Ilan University in various research

domains

1995 Implementation in C of ID3 (Quinlan’s machine-learning algorithm for

building a decision tree by induction from examples)

1992 Planning and programming of a new O(n2

) heuristic algorithm for the perfect

matching problem in bipartite graphs (implementation in C)

1989 Planning and programming of a case-based decision support system for

advisors responsible for either approving or disapproving students’ requests to

register for certain courses (implementation in PROLOG)

1985-1989 Programming in the environment of VAX/VMS

Chapters in Refereed Edited Books

Computer Chess and Indexing / HaCohen-Kerner Y.

in :

(1) Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (Allen Kent ed.), vol. 68,

pp. 45-70, Marcel Dekker, New York, 2000.

(2) Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (Allen Kent & James G.

Williams eds.), vol. 44, pp. 59-80, Marcel Dekker, New York, 2001.

(3) Identifying the Correct Stem of an Ambiguous Hebrew Word Yaakov

HaCohen-Kerner and Ofir Tzvi Erlich, Accepted for Language, Culture,

Computation: Essays in Honour of Yaacov Choueka. Vol. 2: Tools for Text

and Language, and the Cultural Dimension, ed. N. Dershowitz and E. Nissan.

Springer-Verlag, in press, 2011.

Papers in Refereed Journals

(1) The Judge’s Apprentice / HaCohen-Kerner Y. and Schild U. J.

The New Review of Applied Expert Systems, Vol. 5, pp. 191-202, 1999.

(2) An Improver of Chess Problems / HaCohen-Kerner Y., Cohen N. and Shasha E.

Cybernetics and Systems, Vol. 30, 5, pp. 441-465, 1999.

(3) Case-Based Sentencing Using a Tree of Legal concepts / HaCohen-Kerner Y. and

Schild U. J., Information and Communications Technology Law, Special Issue on

Artificial Intelligence and legal Reasoning, Vol. 10, 1, pp. 125-135, 2001.

(4) The Case-Based Matchmaker / HaCohen-Kerner Y., Boaron H. and Yitzaak E.,

The International Journal of Computers and Their Applications, Special Issue on

Intelligent Systems, Vol. 8, 2, pp. 55-64, 2001. 4

(5) A Perspective, Informed by Artificial Intelligence Techniques, on Select Topics in

שיטות ייצוג ידע ושיטות היסק במחשבת (Traditional Rabbinic Texts (in Hebrew

 .HaCohen-Kerner Y., B.D.D / (חז"ל ודמיונן לשיטות( מקבילות בבינה מלאכותית

(Bekhol Derakhekha Daehu), Journal of Torah and Scholarship, No. 13, pp. 113-130,

Bar-Ilan University, 2003.

(6) On the Sages' Rules for Deciding in Controversies Opposing Tannaitic Authorities

 / ( כללי חז"ל להכרעה במחלוקות תנאים) (Against Each Other (in Hebrew

HaCohen-Kerner Y., B.D.D. (Bekhol Derakhekha Daehu), Journal of Torah and

Scholarship, No. 14, pp. 99-116, Bar-Ilan University, 2004.

(7) A system that learns to summarize Rabbinic Texts written in Hebrew (in Hebrew)

 .HaCohen-Kerner, Y., Malin E / (מערכת הלומדת לסכם כתבים תורניים הלכתיים)

and Chasson I., B.D.D. (Bekhol Derakhekha Daehu), Journal of Torah and

Scholarship, No. 17, pp. 93-120, Bar-Ilan University, 2006.

(8) The Computerized preacher – A Prototype of an Automatic System that Creates Short

הדרשן הממוחשב – אב-טיפוס של מערכת ) (Rabbinic Homily (in Hebrew

קצרות תורניות דרשות לבניית אוטומטית) / HaCohen-Kerner, Y., Avigezer, T. S.

and Ivgi, H., B.D.D. (Bekhol Derakhekha Daehu), No. 18, Bar-Ilan University, 2007.

(9) A Chess Composer of Two-Move Mate Problems / Fainshtein, F. and HaCohenKerner, Y., ICGA (International Computer Games Association) Journal, Vol. 29, 1,

pp. 3 - 23, 2006.

(10) Deep Improver of Two-move Chess Mate Problems / HaCohen-Kerner Y. and

Fainshtein F., Cybernetics and Systems, Vol. 37, 5, pp. 443 - 462, July-August 2006.

(11) Automatic Machine Learning of Keyphrase Extraction from Short HTML Documents

Written in Hebrew / HaCohen-Kerner Y. Stern I., Korkus D., and Fredj E.,

Cybernetics and Systems, Vol. 38, 1, pp. 1-21, January 2007.

(12) A Learning System that Disambiguates Abbreviations in Jewish Law Documents (in

 / (מערכת לומדת המפענחת ראשי-תיבות רב-משמעיים בכתבים תורניים) (Hebrew

Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Ariel Kass, Ariel Peretz, B.D.D. (Bekhol Derakhekha

Daehu), Journal of Torah and Scholarship, No. 20, pp. 15-36, Bar-Ilan University,

2008.

(13) Words as Classifiers of Documents According to Their Historical Period and Ethnic

Origin of Their Authors / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner Y., Mughaz D., Beck H., Yehudai

E., Cybernetics and Systems,Vol. 39, 1, pp. 1-16, APR 2008..

(14) Classification of Responsa according to their Historical Period and Ethnic Origin

סיווג פסקי שו"ת לפי עדת הפוסק ותקופת החיבור ) (Using Words (in Hebrew

מילים באמצעות) / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Dror Mughaz, Hananya Beck, Elchai

Yehudai, B.D.D. (Bekhol Derakhekha Daehu), Journal of Torah and Scholarship, No.

21, pp. 53-73, Bar-Ilan University, MAR 2009.5

(15) Words as Classifiers of Documents According to Their Historical Period and Ethnic

Origin of Their Authors / HaCohen-Kerner Y., Mughaz D., Beck H., Yehudai E.,

Cybernetics and Systems, Vol. 39, 1, pp. 1-16, 2008.

(16) A Case-Based Reasoning Approach to the Identification of Materials from Diffraction

Patterns / Giora Kimmel, Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Ephraim Nissan, and Eugen

Berman, Applied Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 23, 3, pp. pp. 282-295, 2009.

(17) Cuisine: Classification using Stylistic Feature Sets and/or Name-Based Feature Sets

Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), /

Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Hananya Beck, Elchai Yehudai, Mordechay Rosenstein,

Dror Mughaz, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and

Technology (JASIST), Vol. 61, 8, pp. 1644-1657, August 2010 .

(18) HAADS: a Hebrew Aramaic Abbreviation Disambiguation System / Yaakov

HaCohen-Kerner, Ariel Kass, Ariel Peretz, Journal of the American Society for

Information Science and Technology (JASIST), Vol. 61, 9, pp. 1923-1932, Sep 2010.

(19) Stylistic Feature Sets as Classifiers of Documents according to their Historical Period

and Ethnic Origin / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Hananya Beck, Elchai Yehudai, Dror

Mughaz, Applied Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 24, 9, pp. 1-16, 2010.

(20) Automatically Identifying Citations in Hebrew-Aramaic Documents / Yaakov

HaCohen-Kerner, Nadav Schweitzer, Dror Mughaz, Cybernetics and Systems, Vol.

42, 3-4, pp. 180-197, MAR-APR 2011.

Papers in Refereed Conferences

(1) Multiple Explanation Patterns / Schild U. J. and Kerner Y., In Wess, S.; Althoff, KD.; and Richter, M. M. (Eds.), Topics in Case-Based Reasoning, Proceedings of the

First European Workshop, EWCBR-93, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 837

(pp. 353-364), Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1994.

(2) Case-Based Evaluation in Computer Chess / Kerner Y., In Haton J. P.; Keane, M.;

and Manago M. (Eds.), Advances in Case-Based Reasoning, Proceedings of the

Second European Workshop, EWCBR-94, LNAI 984, pp. 40-254, Berlin:

Springer-Verlag, 1994.

(3) Game Patterns with Application to Chess / Kerner Y., In Veloso M.; and Aamodt, A.

(Eds.), Case-Based Reasoning: Research and Development, Proceedings of the First

International Conference, ICCBR-95, LNAI 1010, pp. 491-500, Berlin: SpringerVerlag, 1995.

(4) Developing Computational Models of Discretion to Build Legal Knowledge Based

Systems / HaCohen-Kerner Y., Schild U. J. and Zeleznikow J., Proceedings of the

Seventh International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law, ICAIL99, pp.

206-213, ACM, Oslo, 1999. 6

(5) The Case-Based Matchmaker / HaCohen-Kerner Y., Boaron H. and Yitzaak E.,

Proceedings of the ISCA 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems, pp. 1-4,

Cary, NC: International Society for Computers and Their Applications (ISCA), 2000.

(6) Case-Based Sentencing Using a Tree of Legal concepts / HaCohen-Kerner Y. and

Schild U. J., Time for AI and Society, Proceedings of the AISB’00 Symposium on

Artificial Intelligence and Legal Reasoning, pp. 9-16, The Society for the Study of

Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behavior, UK, 2000.

(7) Automatic Extraction of Keywords from Abstracts / HaCohen-Kerner Y. In V.

Palade, R. J. Howlett, L. C. Jain (Eds.), Proceedings of the Seventh International

Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems,

Vol. 1, LNAI 2773, pp. 843-849, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2003.

(8) Summarization of Jewish Law Articles in Hebrew / HaCohen-Kerner, Y., Malin E.

and Chasson I., Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer

Applications in Industry and Engineering (CAINE-03), Las Vegas, Nevada USA, pp.

172-177, Cary, NC: International Society for Computers and Their Applications

(ISCA), 2003.

(9) Applying the Perceptron Rule for Extraction of Keywords from Abstracts /

HaCohen-Kerner Y., Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer

Applications in Industry and Engineering (CAINE-03), Las Vegas, Nevada USA, pp.

336-, Cary, NC: International Society for Computers and Their Applications (ISCA),

2003.

(10) Baseline Methods for Automatic Disambiguation of Abbreviations in Jewish Law

Documents / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Ariel Kass, Ariel Peretz, In J. L. Vicedo, P.

Martinez-Barco, R. Munoz, M. S. Noeda (Eds.), Proceedings of the 4

th International

Conference on Advances in Natural Language Processing, EsTal 2004, Alicante,

Spain, October 20-22, 2004, LNAI 3230, pp. 58-69, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2004.

(11) Automatic Extraction and Learning of Keyphrases from Scientific Articles /

Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Zuriel Gross, Asaf Masa, In A. Gelbukh (Ed.),

Proceedings of the 6

th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and

Intelligent Text Processing. CICLing-2005, Mexico City, Mexico, February 13-19,

2005, LNCS 3406, ISSN 0302-9743, pp. 657-669, Springer-Verlag Berlin

Heidelberg, 2005.

(12) Identifying Historical Period and Ethnic Origin of Documents Using Stylistic Feature

Sets / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Hananya Beck, Elchai Yehudai, Dror Mughaz, In N.

Lavrač, L. Todorovski, and K.P. Jantke (Eds.), Proceedings of the Ninth International

Conference on Discovery Science (DS-2006), Barcelona, Spain, October 7-10, 2006,

LNAI 4265, pp. 90-101, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2006.

(13) Identification of the Ethnic Group of the Writers Using Stems / Yaakov HaCohenKerner, Zvi Boger, Hananya Beck, Elchai Yehudai, Proceedings of the 20th

International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering

(CAINE-07), pp. 5-11, November 7-9, 2007, San Francisco, California USA, 2007.7

(14) Document Summarization by Sentence Extraction Using a Genetic Algorithm /

Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Eylon Malin, Itschack Chasson, Proceedings of the 20th

International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering

(CAINE-07), pp. 46-52, November 7-9, 2007, San Francisco, California USA, 2007.

(15) Combined One Sense Disambiguation of Abbreviations / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner,

Ariel Kass, Ariel Peretz, Proc. of the Annual Meeting of the Association for

Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (ACL-08), Short Papers

(Companion Volume), pp. 61-64, Columbus, Ohio, June 15-20, 2008.

(16) Abbreviation Disambiguation: Experiments with Various Variants of the One Sense

per Discourse Hypothesis Documents / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Ariel Kass, Ariel

Peretz, In E. Kapetanios, V. Sugumaran and M. Spiliopoulou (Eds.), Proceedings of

the 13th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to

Information Systems (NLDB-08),JUNE 24-27, 2008, London, UK, LNCS 5039, pp.

27-39, Berlin: Springer-Verlag,2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-69857-9.

(17) Estimating the Birth and Death Years of Authors of Undated Documents using

Undated Citations / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner and Dror Mughaz, Proceedings of the

7th International Conference on Natural Language Processing (IceTAL 2010), Aug

16-18, 2010, Reykjavik, Iceland, LNCS 6233, pp.138-149, Berlin: Springer-Verlag,

2010, ISBN: 978-3-642-14769-2.

(18) Plagiarism Detection in Computer Science Papers / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner,

Aharon Tayeb, Natan Ben-Dror, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on

Computational Linguistics (COLING 2010), pp. 421-429, Aug 23-27, 2010, Beijing,

China.

(19) Initial Experiments with Extraction of Stopwords In Hebrew / Yaakov HaCohenKerner, Shmuel Yishai Blitz, Proceedings of the International Conference on

Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval (KDIR), pp. 449-453, Oct 25-

28,2010, Valencia, Spain.

(20) Automatic Identification of Biblical Quotations in Hebrew-Aramaic Documents /

Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Nadav Schweitzer, Yaakov Shoham, Proceedings of the

International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval(KDIR),

pp. 320-325, Oct 25-28, 2010, Valencia, Spain.

(21) Information Retrieval in the Service of Generating Narrative Explanation: What we

Want from GALLURA / Ephraim Nissan and Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Proceedings

of the3rdInternational Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information

Retrieval (KDIR), pp. 487-492, Oct 26-29, 2011, Paris, France.

Conferenceand Seminar Presentations

2006 Classification of Jewish Law articles / Y. HaCohen-Kerner, H. Beck, E. Yehudai, D.

Mughaz and Z. Boger,ISCOL-2006, Israeli Seminar in Computational Linguistics,

University of Haifa, June 29,2006.8

2006 Torah and Computers / Y. HaCohen-Kerner, H. Beck, E. Yehudai, D. Mughaz and Z.

Boger, The 13thConference for Torah and Scholarship, Jerusalem College of

Technology, Machon-Lev, 2006.

2005 Abbreviation Disambiguation without Traditional NLP Methods / Yaakov HaCohenKerner, Ariel Peretz, Ariel Kass, ISCOL-2005, Israeli Seminar on Computational

Linguistics, Technion, Haifa, Israel, June 22, 2005.

2005 Automatic Machine Learning of Keyphrase Extraction from News HTML Documents

/ YaakovHaCohen-Kerner, Ittay Stern, David Korkus, The Eighth Biennial Israeli

Symposium on the Foundations of Artificial Intelligence, Haifa, Israel, June 28-30,

2005.

2005 Automatic Disambiguation of Abbreviations in Jewish Law Documents / Yaakov

HaCohen-Kerner, Ariel Kass, Ariel Peretz, The 12th Conference for Torah and

Scholarship, Bar-Ilan University, April 18,2005.

2005 Torah and Artificial Intelligence / Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, The 1stConference for

Torah and Scholarship for Young People, Bar-Ilan University, April 12,2005.

2004 Summarizing Jewish Law Articles Using Genetic Algorithms / HaCohen-Kerner, Y.,

Malin E. and Chasson I., ISCOL'04, The Israeli Seminar on Computational

Linguistics, Bar-Ilan University, December 27,2004.

2004 Automatic Summarization of Religious Texts (" טקסטים של אוטומטי סיכום

 HaCohen-Kerner Y., The 11th Conference / תורניים – אם )"תרצו אין זו אגדה !?"

for Torah and Scholarship, Jerusalem College of Technology,Machon-Lev,2004.

2002 There is no Wise as an Experienced Person ,התורה בראי ניסיון כבעל חכם אין"

"ביניהם והשילוב המדע / HaCohen-Kerner Y., The 9thConference for Torah and

Scholarship, Jerusalem College of Technology, Machon-Lev, 2002.

2002 Intelligent Religious Systems )"אינטליגנטיות תורניות מערכות"( / HaCohen-Kerner

Y., The 17th Conference for Information, Hilton Hotel, Tel-Aviv, 2002.

2001 A Computerized scholar: Is it Possible?("? הייתכן ממוחשב חכם תלמיד"( /

HaCohen-Kerner Y., The 8th Conference for Torah and Scholarship, Jerusalem

College of Technology,Machon-Lev,2001.

2000 Jewish Sages and Artificial Intelligence ("מלאכותית ובינה ל"חז"( / HaCohenKerner Y. The7th Conference for Torah and Scholarship, Bar-Ilan University, 2000.

1993 My Computer Loves to Read About Violence / Kerner Y. and Schild U. J., BISFAI-

93,Bar-Ilan Symposium on the Foundations of Artificial Intelligence, 1993.

1990 Intelligent Advisory by Computer / Schild U.J., Kerner Y. and Schild R.,

The Seventh Annual Israeli Conference for Computers in Teaching,1990.

Supervising GraduateStudents

M.Sc. Thesis

Fridel Fainshtein: K-Move Orthodox Chess Direct-mate's Problems Improver, Department of

Computer Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel, 20069

Best paper award

2006 The ICGA Journal Award for the best paper by a first-time author (my M.Sc. student)

A Chess Composer of Two-Move Mate Problems / Fainshtein, F. and HaCohen-Kerner, Y.,

ICGA(International Computer Games Association) Journal, Vol. 29, 1, pp. 3 -23, MAR 2006.

Invited talks

Research in Intelligent Text Processing, Department of Information Systems Engineering,

Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Be’er Sheva, Israel,

May 4, 2005.

Teaching a course in a M.A. program for Science, Halacha and Education at Bar-Ilan

University

2010-Present "Torah, Computers and what between them"

Professional Activities

Member of the following editorial advisory boards:

2008-presentThe Open Artificial Intelligence Journal

2007-presentThe Open Cybernetics & Systemics Journal

Member of the following chairmanships:

2005-present The Organization of Torah and Scholarship, placed in Bar-Ilan University,

Israel.

Program committee member for the following conferences:

2011 IJCAI-11

2011 ICEIS-11

2011 KDIR-11

2010 ICEIS-10

2008 CATA-08

Reviewer for the following journals:

2009 IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing

2008-present ICGA (International Computer Games Association) Journal

2008-present The Open Artificial Intelligence Journal

2007-present The Open Cybernetics & Systemics Journal

2004-present B.D.D. (Bekhol Derakhekha Daehu), the Journal of Torah and Scholarship,

Bar-Ilan University, Israel.

Reviewer for the following conferences:

2011 IJCAI-11

2011 ICEIS-11

2011 KDIR-11

2010 ICEIS-1011

2008 CATA-08

2008 CAINE-08

2003 CAINE-03

Conference organizer for the following internal conferences

2007 Conference Organizer, The 5th Internal Conference for Torah, Science and

Derech-Eretez, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev), Jerusalem,

Israel, 2007.

2006 Conference Organizer, The 4th Internal Conference for Torah, Science and

Derech-Eretez, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev), Jerusalem,

Israel, 2006.

2005 Conference Organizer, The 3rd Internal Conference for Torah, Science and

Derech-Eretez, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev), Jerusalem,

Israel, 2005.

2005 One of the Organizers, The 1st Conference of Torah and Science for Youth,

Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel, 2005.

2004 Conference Organizer, The 2nd Internal Conference for Torah, Science and

Derech-Eretez, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev), Jerusalem,

Israel, Jul 2004.

2004 Conference Organizer, The1st Internal Conference for Torah, Science and

Derech-Eretez, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev), Jerusalem,

Israel, Feb 2004.

Jerusalem College of Technology’s Committees and Functions

2007-present Coordinator and General Supervisor of the excellence program for

outstanding engineering students.

2004-present Chair, Torah with Derech-Eretez committee.

2001-2002 Member, Teaching committee.

Courses taught and course materials developed

Algorithms, Data Structures, Artificial Intelligence, Expert Systems, Fuzzy Logic, C++,

JAVA, Functional Programming (LISP), Logic Programming (PROLOG), Automata and

Formal Languages, Introduction to Computer Science, File Organization, Data Bases,

Assembler, "Torah, Computers and what between them"

Domains of interest

Torah and Scholarship

Knowledge extraction

Text summarization

Text processing

Natural language processing

Artificial intelligence

Case-based reasoning

Artificial intelligence and law

Game playing

Computer chess

Information retrieval

Machine learning

Publications
פרסומים

“Endogenous Specialization and Monetary Exchange”
2000
Giat, Y., 2000. “Endogenous Specialization and Monetary Exchange”, Master Thesis, University of Haifa.
“Venture Capital Financing with Staged Investment, Agency Conflict and Asymmetric”
2005
Giat, Y., 2005. “Venture Capital Financing with Staged Investment, Agency Conflict and Asymmetric”, Ph.D. dissertation, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Teaching High School Students Applied Logical Reasoning: A Case Study
2009
Giat, Y. (with Bouhnick, D.) 2009, “Teaching High School Students Applied Logical Reasoning: A Case Study”, The Journal of Information Technology Education, 8, pp. 161-176.
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