Farhad Jafari, PhD

Professor, Department of Radiology

Farhad Jafari

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-626-9579

Office Address:
B-226 Mayo Memorial Building, MMC 292
420 Delaware Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Laura Geffre-Rick

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PhD, Mathematics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1989

PhD, Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1983

MS, Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980

MA, Mathematics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1986

BS, Chemistry and Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978



Medical Physics

Awards & Recognition

2018, Lifetime Ellbogen Teaching Award, University of Wyoming

2015, George Duke Humphrey Award, University of Wyoming

2010, Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award, University of Wyoming

2008, 1993 A&S Extraordinary Merit in Research, University of Wyoming


Research Summary/Interests

1. Bryce Christopherson, Farhad Jafari, Boris Mordukhovich, On local asymptotic stabilizability of non-smooth systems with continuous feedback laws, Operations Research Forum, accepted in January 2020, 24 pp.

2. Hayoung Choi, Victor Ginting, Farhad Jafari and Robert Mnatsakanov, Modified Radon transform inversion using moments, J. inverse and ill-posed problems, Feb 2019 (available online), 16 pp.

3. E. Smirnova, S. Huzubazar, F. Jafari, PERFect: Permutation filtration of microbiome data, Biostatistics, April 2018, DOI 10.1093/biostatistics/kxy020 (available online), 17 pp.

4. S. Aryal, H. Choi, F. Jafari, Hamburger moment sequences and their moment subsequences, Linear and Multilinear Algebra 65 (9) (2017), 1838-1851.

5. S. Mueller, F. Jafari and D. Roth, A covert authentication and security solution for GMOs, BMC Bioinformatics 17 (2016), 389-397.


Board Certifications

DABR, Diagnostic Radiological Physics, American Board of Radiology, 1997