Prof. Porat Boaz (deceased)

1945 - 2015

In Memoriam

ECE Women Community

Birth place: Haifa, Israel.

Title & Academic Qualifications: Prof. Emeritus

  • 1982: A PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

An MSc in Statistics from Stanford University.

  • 1975: An MSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion.
  • 1967: A BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion.

Career Highlights at the Technion and at the ECE faculty:

  • 2002:  Was awarded the title of Emeritus Professor.
  • 1983: Has joined the ECE faculty as an academic staff member.

Research Fields:

  • Signals and Systems Processing


  • In 1997 has founded Savan Communications that developed a DSL modem and was purchased by Infineon.
  • In 1993 Appointed as an IEEE fellow.
  • In 1993 was a Visiting Principal Research Associate at Yale University.
  • In 1993 was a Visiting Associate Professor at Ben-Gurion University.


  • In 1997 he has received the IEEE award for technical achievements in signal processing and for his outstanding contribution in static signal processing.
  • He was awarded the Technion Excellence in Teaching award 3 times.
  • He was granted the Jacknau award for outstanding teaching.

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