Farhad Farokhi is a McKenzie fellow at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the University of Melbourne, Australia.
In 2014, he received his PhD degree in Automatic Control from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. Prior to that, he received his BSc and MSc degrees in Electrical Engineering (Automatic Control), respectively, in 2008 and 2010 from Sharif University of Technology, Iran.
During his PhD studies, he was a visiting researcher at the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Farhad has been the recipient of the 2015 Early Career Researcher Award from the University of Melbourne and a finalist in the 2014 European Embedded Control Institute (EECI) PhD Award.