Personal Homepage of Seyed Morteza Najibi


I am Seyed Morteza Najibi, assistant professor of Statistics at Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran. I got my Ph.D. in Statistical Bioinformatics from Shahid Beheshti University on Aug. 2015. I was visiting scholar at Marquette University, WI, US in 2014. I got MS.c in Mathematical Statistics from Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran and a BS.c in Statistics from Persian Gulf University, Bushehr, Iran.

I am also the leader of Scientific Data Analysis Team ( and non-resident researcher at  the Neuroimaging and Analysis Group (  

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Research Interests
  • I am interested in tha application of Statistical Shape Analysis, Machine Learning, Nonparametric Modeling in Neuroimaging and Bioinformatics.  

  • Bachelor

    • Basic of computer and programming with c++ 
    • Linear algebra
    • Probability 2 
    • Statistics and Probability 1 (Enginering Students)
    • Statistics and Probability 2 (Enginering Students)
  • Master

    • Statistical Analysis (Management Students)
  • Ph.D.

    • Simulation and Advanced Mathematical Modeling (Mechanical engineering Students)
  • Najibi S. M., M. Maadooliat, L. Zhou, Huang J. Z. and Gao X. (2017). Protein Structure Classification and Loop Modeling Using Multiple Ramachandran Distributions, Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal15, 243-254 DOI: 10.1016/j.csbj.2017.01.011

  • M. Maadooliat, L. Zhou, Najibi S. M., Huang J. Z. and Gao X. (201۶). Collective Estimation of Multiple Bivariate Density Functions with Application to Angular-Sampling-Based Protein Structure Prediction, Journal of American Statistical Association (JASA)111 (513), 43-56, DOI: 10.1080/01621459.2015.1099535

  • Najibi S. M., Faghihi M. R., Golalizadeh M., Arab S. (2015). Bayesian Alignment of Proteins Using Delaunay Tetrahedralization. Journal of Applied Statistics42 (5),1064-1079, DOI: 10.1080/02664763.2014.995605

  • Hamedani, G.G., Ahsanullah, M., Najibi, S.M. (2015), Characterizations of Levy Distribution via Sub-Independence of the random variables and Truncated Moments, Pakistan Journal of Statistics31 (4), 417-425. 

  • Najibi, S. M., Golalizadeh, M., Faghihi M.R. (2015). Bayesian Modeling of Protein Alignment, Journal of Iranian Statistical Society9(2), 253- 267, in Persian. 

  • Najibi S. M., Javadi M., Noorini N., Mousakazemi, N. and Hemmati M. (2012). Using Telephone in SurveysIranian Journal of Official Statistics Studies23 (2), 159–178, in Persian. 

  • Najibi S. M., Golalizadeh M. (2011). Statistical Analysis of directed wind anglesNeda Journal of Iranian Statistics Society(2), 40–49, in Persian. 

  • Tazikeh N., Najibi S. M. (2010). Functions Family of apply in Splus: Simplicity and Speeding up the executionNeda Journal of Iranian Statistics Society(1), 44–50, in Persian. ​​