(Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science) Omri Weinstein, assistant professor of computer science at Columbia Engineering, has won a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for his project, ‘Information Theoretic Methods in Data Structures.’ Weinstein, who joined Columbia Engineering in 2017, is interested in the interplay between information theory and data structures, and more broadly in applications of information theory to computational complexity and interactive computation.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-03/cuso-csp030519.php