Golnaz ShahtahMassebi

Golnaz Shahtahmassebi

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Science & Technology

Staff Group(s)
Physics and Mathematics


Dr Golnaz Shahtahmassebi is a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Statistics and Course Leader for MRes Mathematical Sciences.

Research areas

Areas of research interest include:

  • Dynamic models and their applications in real life
  • Bayesian inference
  • Computational Statistics
  • Sequential Monte Carlo methods and Particle Filters

Opportunities to carry out postgraduate research in the School of Science and Technology exist and further information may be obtained from the NTU Graduate School.

Sponsors and collaborators

Current and recent research has been conducted with the collaboration of:

  • Dr Rana Moyeed (Plymouth University)
  • Dr Paul Hewson (Plymouth University)
  • Mr David Stell (Derriford Hospital, Plymouth)
  • Prof Dave Wright (Centre For Health and Environmental Statistics, Plymouth University)
  • Prof John Zajicek (South-West Impact of MS (SWIMS), Plymouth Univesity)


Extended pathology reporting of resection specimens of colorectal liver metastases - thesignificance of a tumour pseudocapsule. Wiggan M, Shahtahmassebi G, Malcolm P, McCormick F, Bowles M and Stell D, Journal of International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, 2013, 15 (4)

The analysis of ultra high frequency financial data via particle filters. Shahtahmassebi G and Moyeed R in Proceedings of Royal Statistical Society International Conference, Telford, UK, 2012

Study the prevalence and types of sports injury during floor exercises 8 to 11 years Iranian elite girl artistic gymnasts. Shahtahmassebi B, Ebrahimi Atri A, Hashemi Javaheri A and Shahtahmassebi G in Proceedings of the Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport, Perth, Australia, 2011

Bayesian modelling of ultra-high frequency financial data. Shahtahmassebi G, PhD Thesis, University of Plymouth, UK, 2011

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