Tuvi Etzion is a Professor at the Computer Science Department at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
He received the B.A., M.Sc, and D.Sc. degrees in computer science from the Technion — Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, in 1980, 1982, and 1984, respectively. From 1984 he held a position in the Department of Computer Science at the Technion, where he has a Professor position. During the years 1985-1987 he was Visiting Research Professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering – Systems at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. During the summers of 1990 and 1991 he was visiting Bellcore in Morristown, New Jersey. During the years 1994-1996 he was a Visiting Research Fellow in the Computer Science Department at Royal Holloway College, Egham, England. He also had several visits to the Coordinated Science Laboratory at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign during the years 1995-1998, two visits to HP Bristol during the summers of 1996, 2000, a few visits to the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California at San Diego during the years 2000-2015, and several visits to the Mathematics Department at Royal Holloway College, Egham, England, during the years 2007-2009.
His research interests include applications of discrete mathematics to problems in computer science and information theory, coding theory, and combinatorial designs.
Prof. Etzion was an Associate Editor for Coding Theory for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory from 2006 till 2009. From 2004 to 2009, he was an Editor for the Journal of Combinatorial Designs. From 2011 he is an Editor for Designs, Codes, and Cryptography. From 2013 he is an Editor for Advances of Mathematics in Communications.