Aviezri Frankel in 2005
|Institutions||Weizmann Institute of Science|
|Doctoral advisor||Ernst G. Straus|
|Notable awards||2005 Euler Medal, 2006 "WEIZAC Medal", 2007 shared Israel Prize|
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.