Dr. Goldenberg Elazar
Fields of Research
Dr. Goldenberg Elazar
School of Computer Science
  • Algorithms design

  • Fine-grained complexity

  • Edit Distance computation.

Short Bio

Dr. Elazar is a lecturer and a researcher at the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo. He has dedicated

his academic career to the study of various theoretical aspects of computer science; mainly in the

subjects of fine-grained complexity, sublinear and on-line algorithms, and property testing.

Selected Publications

1. Does Preprocessing help in Fast Sequence Comparisons?, Elazar Goldenberg, Aviad Rubinstein and Barna Saha, STOC 2020 .

2. Hardness Amplification of Optimization Problems, Elazar Goldenberg and Karthik C.S., ITCS 2020.

3. Sublinear Algorithms for Gap Edit Distance, Elazar Goldenberg, Robert Krauthgamer and Barna Saha, FOCS 2019.

4. Approximating Edit Distance Within Constant Factor in Truly Sub-Quadratic Time, Debarti Das, Diptarka Chakraborty, Elazar Goldenberg, Michal Koucký and Michael Saks, FOCS 2018, Best Paper Award.

5. Streaming algorithms for embedding and computing edit distance in the low distance regime, Diptarka Chakraborty, Elazar Goldenberg and Michal Koucký, STOC 2016.

6. Locally Testing Direct Product in the Low Error Range, Irit Dinur and Elazar Goldenberg, FOCS 2008.