Yaniv Mordecai

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Dr. Yaniv Mordecai is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Engineering Systems Lab at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, and a senior systems architect with Motorola Solutions, working on R&D of mission-critical technology for public safety and homeland security. Dr. Mordecai is an adjunct lecturer and researcher at the Faculty of Technology Management, Holon Institute of Technology, Holon, Israel, and a research affiliate at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel. He holds a PhD in Information Systems Engineering from Technion (2016), and MSc (cum laude) and BSc in industrial engineering from Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel (2010, 2002). Yaniv is a Senior Member of the IEEE, founder and chairperson of the Israel Chapter of the IEEE Systems Council, and recipient of the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society PhD Diploma Award (2017). Yaniv is a member of INCOSE, board member of INCOSE Israel Chapter, founder of the INCOSE IL Model-Based Systems Engineering Focus Group, and recipient of the OmegaAlpha Association’s Exemplary Systems Engineering PhD Dissertation Award (2017). His research interests include model-based systems engineering, risk analysis, decision automation, artificial intelligence in cyber-physical systems, command & control, robotics and automation, mission-critical communication, concepts of operations, and enterprise interoperability. His application domains include but are not limited to aerospace, defense, homeland security, public safety, airport operations, information technology, cyber security, and industrial automation.