I am a post-doc researcher in Laboratoire d'Informatique (LIX) at École Polytechnique near Paris, France.
I am a part of a computer graphics group lead by Maks Ovsjanikov.
Before that I was a PhD candidate in the computer graphics lab in Tel Aviv University.
My PhD advisor was Daniel Cohen-Or.
My previous professional experience spans over 10 years as a software engineer and 2 years as a VFX artist.

My research has focused on shape analysis, shape and image similarity, segmentation and shape matching.
Recently I have taken an interest in Deep Learning. This work has not been published yet.

It is always best to contact me by email: yanirk@gmail.com.
I currently live in Paris, France, and can also be reached by the following phone number: +33 6 43 15 44 94.
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Academic Experience
2016 - 2017 École Polytechnique Post-doc Researcher
2011 - 2016 Tel Aviv University PhD, Computer Science
2005 Tel Aviv Academic College M.Sc. Computer Science (with honors)
2000 Tel Aviv University B.Sc. Math and Computer Science
Professional Experience Highlights
2010 Crew 972 Lighting / Compositing / Effects
2009 Gravity Israel 3D Artist
2008 MutualArt Inc. Algorithms Developer
2005-2007 Amobee Media Systems Development Team Leader
Matlab, C, C++, C#, Java, Lua, Torch, ASP.NET, HTML, JavaScript, SQL Server, Oracle
Maya + MEL Scripting, XSI, Mental Ray, Nuke, After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop, Boujou