Taheri, Sona (Dr)

Position Research Fellow
Office T142 (Mt Helen Campus)
Phone 5327 9981
Email s.taheri@federation.edu.au


  • PhD, Federation University Australia, 2012
  • Master of Science, Tabriz University Iran, 2004
  • Bachelor of Science, Tabriz University Iran, 2001


I am a research fellow at Federation University Australia where I have been a staff member since 2014. I completed my PhD at the University of Ballarat, and my masters and undergraduate studies at Tabriz University in Iran. My research interests lie in the areas of optimisation, particularly non-smooth optimisation methods and also data mining.

Teaching interests

  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Machine learning
  • Operations research

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