About Me

Farhad Hosseinzadeh Lotfi is currently a full professor in Mathematics at the Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University (IAU), Tehran, Iran. In 1992, he received his undergraduate degree in Mathematics at Yazd University, Yazd, Iran. He received his M.Sc in Operations Research at IAU, Lahijan, Iran in 1996 and Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics (O.R.) at IAU, Science and Research Branch, Tehran, Iran in 2000. His major research interests are operations research and data envelopment analysis. He has published more than 300 scientific and technical papers in leading scientific journals, including the European Journal of Operational Research, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Applied Mathematics and Computation, Applied Mathematical Modelling, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, and Journal of the Operational Research Society of Japan, etc. He is Editor-in-Chief and member of the editorial board of the Journal of Data Envelopment Analysis and Decision Science. He is also Director-in-Charge and member of editorial board of International Journal of Industrial Mathematics.


  • 1987-1991

    University of Yazd, I. R. IRAN, B. Sc., Mathematics

  • 1992-1995

    Islamic Azad University,Lahijan Branch,I. R. IRAN, M. Sc., Applied Mathematics (O. R.)

  • 1996-1999

    Science and ResearchBranch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, I. R. IRAN,Ph. D., Applied Mathematics (O. R.)


Professor at University
Full Time

Islamic Azad University Science and Research Branch | Since ?

Full Time

Islamic Azad University Science and Research Branch | Since ?

Research and Related Activities

Areas of Specialization
Complementary Problem in OR
Data Envelopment Analysis and Model Building
Data Envelopment Analysis and its Application
Multiple Criteria Decision Making
Fuzzy Set and System