Adi Ben-Israel

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Distinguished Professor
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100 Rock: Room 5184
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Academic Info

Ph.D., Northwestern University, Applied Mathematic
M.Sc., Technion, Operations Research/Statistics
B.Sc., Technion, Mechanical Engineering


Convexity and Inequalities, Matrix Theory, Optimization Theory, Numerical Analysis, Dynamic Programming and Optimal Control, Economics of Uncertainty and Management of Natural Resources.


Business Statistics, Operations Management

Professor Ben-Israel has published 3 books in pure and applied mathematics, and numerous articles in journals such as Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, American Mathematics Monthly, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications and Linear Algebra & Applications. He was a Fulbright Professor in India (1995), held a Distinguished Chair in Mathematics, University of Delaware (1976-1988) and served as Professor and Chairman of Applied Mathematics, Technion (1970-1975). His research interests include mathematical economic, decision under uncertainty, optimization and inequalities.