Nicolae Tarfulea, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

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Nicolae Tarfulea is a professor of mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Purdue University Northwest.

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Pursuing His Professional Dream as a Mathematics Professor

Professor Tarfulea really enjoys serving as a mentor for his students because he is inspired by the kindness and consideration of everyday people

Meet Professor Tarfulea

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(219) 989-2698

Office Location:

Hammond Campus, CLO 376


  • Ph.D. – Mathematics, University of Minnesota
  • M.A. – Mathematics, Penn State University
  • Doctorate (Ph.D.) – Mathematics, University of Craiova
  • M.S. – Mathematics, University of Bucharest
  • B.S. – Mathematics, University of Craiova

Areas of Expertise

  • Machine Learning
  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Numerical Analysis

Curriculum Vitae