# Mathematicians in the Israel Academy

We give two lists below, the first being a list of all deceased members of in the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities whose Academic Field is given as Mathematics or Applied Mathematics. All those whose field is Mathematics have a biography in this Archive. The second list is all current members of in the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities whose Academic Field is given as Mathematics or Applied Mathematics. Of these two have, at time of writing, biographies in our archive, namely Hillel Furstenberg and Saharon Shelah.

**1. Deceased Mathematicians in the Israel Academy.**

Name: Professor Shimshon Avraham Amitsur

Election year: 1969

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Deceased: 05/09/1994

Name: Professor Aryeh Dvoretzky

Election year: 1959

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Weizmann Institute of Science

Academic Field: Mathematics

Deceased: 08/05/2008

Name: Professor Abraham Halevy Fraenkel

Election year: 1960

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Deceased: 15/10/1965

Name: Professor Joram Lindenstrauss

Election year: 1985

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Deceased: 29/04/2012

Name: Professor Chaim Leib Pekeris

Election year: 1961

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Weizmann Institute of Science

Academic Field: Applied Mathematics

Deceased: 24/02/1993

Name: Professor Ilya Piatetski-Shapiro

Election year: 1978

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: Tel Aviv University

Academic Field: Mathematics

Deceased: 21/02/2009

Name: Professor Amir Pnueli

Election year: 2001

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: Tel Aviv University

Academic Field: Applied Mathematics

Deceased: 03/11/2009

Name: Professor Markus Reiner

Election year: 1959

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: Technion

Academic Field: Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

Deceased: 25/04/1976

**2. Current Mathematicians in the Israel Academy.**

Name: Professor Shmuel Agmon

Election year: 1964

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Noga Alon

Election year: 1997

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: Tel Aviv University

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Robert John Aumann

Election year: 1989

Division: Humanities

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics and Economics

Name: Professor Josef Bernstein

Election year: 2002

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: Tel Aviv University

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Hillel Furstenberg

Election year: 1974

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Shafrira Goldwasser

Election year: 2015

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Weizmann Institute of Science

Academic Field: Computer Science and Applied Mathematics

Name: Professor Sergiu Hart

Election year: 2006

Division: Humanities

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics and Economics

Name: Professor Ehud Hrushovski

Election year: 2008

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Gil Kalai

Election year: 2016

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor David Kazhdan

Election year: 2006

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Elon Lindenstrauss

Election year: 2012

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Michael Rabin

Election year: 1982

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor David Schmeidler

Election year: 2013

Division: Humanities

Academic Institution: Tel Aviv University

Academic Field: Economics and Mathematics

Name: Professor Adi Shamir

Election year: 1998

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Weizmann Institute of Science

Academic Field: Applied Mathematics

Name: Professor Saharon Shelah

Election year: 1988

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Academic Field: Mathematics

Name: Professor Shimon Ullman

Election year: 2011

Division: Natural Sciences

Academic Institution: The Weizmann Institute of Science

Academic Field: Applied Mathematics and Computer Science

Last Updated September 2018