Israel Koren

Electrical and Computer Engineering
309E Knowles Engineering Bldg
(413) 545-2643


Multicore and SMT Architectures, Power and Temperature Aware Systems, Secure Cryptogrpahic devices, Cyber-Physical Systems, Fault-Tolerant Systems, Defect and fault tolerance, Digital computer arithmetic


Fault-Tolerant Systems, VLSI Yield and Reliability, Secure Cryptographic Systems, and Computer Arithmetic


Israel Koren received the B.Sc., M.Sc. and D.Sc. degrees from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, in 1967, 1970, and 1975, respectively, all in Electrical Engineering. He is currently a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is a visiting Professor at the Instituto De Informatica, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil. Previously he held positions with the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, the University of California at Berkeley, the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has been a consultant to several companies including Analog Devices, AMD, Digital Equipment Corp., IBM, Intel, National Semiconductor and Tolerant Systems.

Activities & Awards

Master, Beijing DeTao Masters Academy, 2013; Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Best Paper Award, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, 1995; IEEE Fellow, 1991, Fellow of IEEE and the Computer Society, Member of ACM.