Adi Shamir#


Adi Shamir
Email:adi.shamir 'at' weizmann.ac.il
Membership Number:2488
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:ISRAEL
Section:INFORMATICS
Username:ashamir
Elected:2007
Homepage: http://www.wisdom.weizmann.ac.il/profile/scientists/shamir-profile.html






Present and Previous Positions
  • 1984 — Professor at Department of App1ied Mathematics, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
  • 1980-1984: Associate Professor at Department of Applied Matliematics, The Weizmann Institute of Science,Rehovot,Israel
  • 1978-1980- Assistant Professor at Department of Mathematics, MIT, USA.
  • 1977-1978- Instructor at Department of Mathematics, MIT, USA
  • 1976-1976- Postdoc, Department of Computer Science at University of Warwick,England

Fields of Scholarship
  • Cryptography

Honours and Awards
  • Kennedy Prize (1975), The Feinberg Graduate School
  • Best Paper award (1978), IEEE Information Theory Group, USA
  • Special award (1982), Israeli Information Processing Society
  • Lubell Prize (1983), The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
  • Erdos Prize (1983), The Israeli Mathematical Society
  • Baker Prize, (1986). IEEE, USA
  • UAP Scientific Prize (1990), UAP, France
  • Rothschild Prize (1994), Israel
  • PIUS X1 Gold Medal (1992), the Vatican's Pontifical Academy
  • Kanellakis Prize ( 1997), Association for Computing Machinery, USA
  • Elected to the Israeli Academy of Science (1998)
  • Kobayashi Prize (2000). IEEE. USA
  • Turing Award (2002), Association for Computing Machinery. USA
  • Docteur Honoris Causa (2003), Ecole Normale Superieure, France
  • Elected Fellow (2004), International Association of Cryptographic Research
  • Elected to the US National Academy of Sciences (2005)
  • Israel Prize (2008)
  • Honorary Doctorate from the University of Waterloo (2009)

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