Adir Pridor holds a Ph.D. in
Mathematics from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Currently Head of the
Institute for Industrial Mathematics, which he established in 1992. A co-founder
of the Operations Research Branch of the Israel Air Force, Dr. Pridorís
wide-ranging analytical studies have focused upon such issues as airfield
vulnerability; air defense effectiveness; aircraft survivability in special
missions; damage analysis; defense organization; missile threat assessment;
threat forecast and force building, operational planning and others.