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Mathematical Sciences
Education: 
Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, 2015
Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), M.Sc., Applied Mechanics, 2017

I received my bachelor’s and master’s degree in mechanical engineering, and my previous research was in the field of fracture mechanics. At WPI, I am pursuing my PhD in mathematical sciences, and my research is mainly concerned with employing tools from mathematical analysis to establish results concerning existence of solutions to the mathematical models developed for the study of evolution of damage and fracture in solid media. In particular, calculus of variations, PDEs and geometric measure theory are the areas that provide the required tools and framework for my research.

Pooya  Yousefi
Office: 
Stratton Hall 205
Scholarly Work: 
"Half-layers with interface cracks under anti-plane impact", Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics, P. Yousefi, J. Fariborz, S. J. Fariborz, 2016.
Groups audience: 
Mathematical Sciences

User Type: 
Faculty
First Name: 
Pooya
Last Name: 
Yousefi
Title: 
Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer
Department: 
Mathematical Sciences