|Died||May 1, 2004|
|Alma mater||Harvard University|
|Fields||Computer Science, Cryptography|
Weizmann Institute of Science
|Doctoral advisor||Hao Wang|
|Doctoral students||Oded Goldreich, Baruch Awerbuch|
Shimon Even (Hebrew: שמעון אבן; June 15, 1935 – May 1, 2004) was an Israeli computer science researcher. His main topics of interest included algorithms, graph theory and cryptography. He was a member of the Computer Science Department at the Technion since 1974. Shimon Even was the PhD advisor of Oded Goldreich, a prominent cryptographer.
- Algorithmic Combinatorics, Macmillan, 1973.
- Graph Algorithms, Computer Science Press, 1979. ISBN 0-7167-8044-5.
- Memorial page
- Bibliography on DBLP
- Prof. Even's "genealogy" (PDF)
- Shimon Even at the Mathematics Genealogy Project