Aviezri Frankel in 2005
|Institutions||Weizmann Institute of Science|
|Notable awards||2005 Euler Medal, 2006 "WEIZAC Medal", 2007 shared Israel Prize|
Aviezri Siegmund Fraenkel (Hebrew: אביעזרי פרנקל) (born 1929) is an Israeli mathematician, who has made notable contributions to combinatorial game theory. He was born in Munich on June 7, 1929, but his family moved to Switzerland soon after. In 1939 his family moved once more to Jerusalem.
Fraenkel received his Ph.D. in 1961 from the University of California, Los Angeles. He was a recipient of the 2005 Euler Medal together with Ralph Faudree. On December 5, 2006, he received the "WEIZAC Medal" from the IEEE as a member of the team who built the WEIZAC, one of the first computers in the world.
- Biography by Shaula Fraenkel
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- The official citation from the Israel Prize for the Responsa Project (in Hebrew)
- The official Responsa Project CV from the Israel Prize committee (in Hebrew)
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