Eitan Yaakobi is an Associate Professor at the Computer Science Department at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. He received the B.A. degrees in computer science and mathematics, and the M.Sc. degree in computer science from the Technion — Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, in 2005 and 2007, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of California, San Diego, in 2011. Between 2011-2013, he was a postdoctoral researcher in the department of Electrical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology. His research interests include information and coding theory with applications to non-volatile memories, associative memories, data storage and retrieval, voting theory, and DNA data storage. He received the Marconi Society Young Scholar Award in 2009 and the Intel Ph.D. Fellowship in 2010-2011.