Evgeny Landa received a Master degree (1972) in geophysics from Novosibirsk University (USSR) where he worked in geophysical service company as a research geophysicist between 1972-1981. After immigrating to Israel in 1981, Landa started to work for Geophysical Institute of Israel and received his Ph. D. degree in geophysics from Tel Aviv University (1986) . In 1987-1988 and 1989-1990 he worked as a postdoctoral scholar and visiting scientist at the Institute Physic de Globe in Paris and Elf Aquitaine in Pau. Coming back to Israel he was appointed Head of Seismic Department and R&D of the Geophysical Institute of Israel (1991-2002). Landa is one of the authors of the GeoDepth software package which was developed in Paradigm under his supervision (1992). Starting from 2002 Landa works in Pau (France) as a Director of OPERA (Applied Geophysical Research Group). His research interest include seismic data processing, velocity model stimation and imaging.