Dan is a postdoctoral fellow in the Camera Culture Group in MIT Media Lab, MIT, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
He earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science Department, Technion, Israel institute of Technology working in GIP laboratory on invariant metrics of non-rigid shapes. His research provides new practical tools for analysing geometric data.
He has a bachelor degree, Summa cum Laude, in both Mathematics and Computer Science, and is an alumnous of Technion's Excellence Program. After receiving his masters degree he spent a summer internship working at HP-Labs Israel. Dan's research was granted several excellence prizes including the Gutwirth and Intel awards.
Dan was elected best lecturer on several occasions including the prestigious Technion directorship prize for outstanding adjunct teacher.