Past Member

Assaf Naor

Affiliation
Mathematics
Field of Study
Analysis, Metric Embeddings, Approximation Algorithms
From 9/2017 – 8/2018:

Assaf Naor is a mathematician who studies analysis and metric geometry. He is also interested in the interaction of these areas with theoretical computer science. At IAS, he intends to work on the Lipschitz extension problem, metric embeddings, harmonic analysis, and their connections to approximation algorithms.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Mathematics
9/20178/2018
Degrees
Hebrew University Ph.D., 2002
Appointments
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU 2009–2015 Professor
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU 2006–2009 Associate Professor
Theory Group, Microsoft Research 2004–2007 Researcher
Theory Group, Microsoft Research 2002–2004 Post-doctoral researcher