Dr. Yaniv Mordecai is a post-doctoral researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Engineering Systems Laboratory. He holds a Ph.D. in information systems engineering from Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel (2016), and M.Sc. (2010, cum laude) and B.Sc. (2002) degrees in industrial engineering & management from Tel-Aviv University, Israel. His research interests include model-based systems engineering, model analytics, cybernetics, interoperability, and operations research. Dr. Mordecai is a senior member of IEEE and chairperson of the IEEE Systems Council’s Israel Chapter. He is also a board member with the Israeli Society for Systems Engineering. He won the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society Outstanding Ph.D. Diploma Award in Systems Science and Engineering (2017) and the OmegaAlpha Association’s Exemplary Systems Engineering Dissertation Award (2017). He won three best paper awards from two different conferences and one journal – all leading in the field of systems engineering.
At MIT, Yaniv is a researcher at the Engineering Systems Laboratory. He works on the topics of digital systems engineering and model analytics.