Dennis Shasha

Prof, Computer Science Dept

Department of Computer Science
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York University

Also, Associate director, NYU WIRELESS.

Postal Address

251 Mercer Street
New York, NY 10012, U.S.A.


212.998.3086/212.998.3078 (voice) 212.995-4123 (fax)

Email (the best way to reach me)



  • My family consists of Karen (my wife who is a multimedia artist), Cloe (born 1988, who is the inspiration for my puzzle character Liane and Tyler, born 1994, once an aspiring food chemist, currently a serious basketball enthusiast, and a potential computer scientist. In eighth grade, he presented this irreverent view of the water cycle.

    His current website is called omninerds . How could I be prouder?

    ` Here is a brief biography of Alfred Shasha, my father. Inspired by that story and by others like it, Tamar Morad, my brother Robert Shasha, and I wrote a book of oral histories called Iraq's Last Jews. whose German translation you can find here.

    Galina Miklosic has decided to do a Belorussian translation of this page for his own amusement.