Dr. Fariba Fahroo has recently joined DARPA Defense Science Office (DSO) as a Math program manager. Her prior position has been with the Air Force Office of Scientific Research where she was a program officer for Math programs in Dynamics and Control, Computational Mathematics and Optimization and Discrete Math. While at AFOSR, she initiated and managed basic research programs in various areas of computational math and control theory such as multiscale modeling and computation, uncertainty quantification, design under uncertainty, distributed, multi-agent control and estimation and computational control theory.
Prior to her position at AFOSR, she was a professor of Applied Mathematics at the Naval Postgraduate School. She received her Ph.D. in Applied Math from Brown University, a Master of Arts degree in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Mathematics and Physics from the University of California, Berkeley.