Mojdeh Banafsheh

  • B.Eng. In computer science (BIHE)
  • B.Soc.Sc. in philosophy and theology (BIHE)
  • B.Sc. in Physics (Université de Genève)
  • M.Sc. in theoretical particle physics and cosmology (Université de Genève)
  • PhD in theoretical physics (University of California, Merced and Université de Genève)
  • Advanced study, University of Geneva. Specialisation in Simulation of dynamics of galaxy bars

Talks (Science):

  1. “POLAR, A compact detector for Gamma Ray Bursts photon polarization measurements”, Phys. Annual Seminar, Unige, 2009
  2. Nemo Experiment, ICPS 2011, International Conference for Physics Students (ICPS), Budapest, Hungary (2011)
  3. “Neutrino Oscillations, T2K experiment”, International Conference for Physics Students (ICPS),Utrecht, Netherlands (2012)
  4. “Analytically inverted non-additive kinetic potential functional at small density overlaps”, 17th International Conference on Density-Functional Theory and its Applications | Tällberg (Dalarna), Sweden (2017)
  5. “Analytically inverted non-additive kinetic potential functional at small density overlaps”, International Workshop on 'New challenges in Reduced Density Matrix Functional Theory: Symmetries, time-evolution and entanglement’, Lausanne, Switzerland (2017)
  6. “Analytic inversion procedure for the exact non-additive kinetic potential functional Vnad”, APS March Meeting, Denver, Colorado, USA (2020), Presented at The Session at UC Merced due to APS Cancelation for the reasons regarding COVID19 pandemic
  7. Non-additive kinetic potential functional Vnad from analytic inversion: all-electron and pseudopotential calculations, APS March Meeting, USA (2021)

Invited Talk:

  1. “Magnetic Field in Large Scale Structures: Redshift evolution of Rotation Measure (RM) of extra-galactic sources”, Seminar host: Prof. Simon Lilly, Chair of the department of Astronomy of ETH, Zurich, Switzerland (2014)

Talks (Social Science):

  1. Metaphysics of Nature, National Conference of Theology and Philosophy, Tehran (2003)
  2. The Five Spiritual Worlds, Annual Seminar of Religion, Tehran (2003)
  3. The history of lunacy, Annual National Conference of Philosophy, Tehran (2004)

Invited Talks (Social Science):

  1. Technology and Spirituality, Kerman (Ir) (2002)
  2. The common prophecy of all prophets, Nyon, Switzerland (2009)
  3. Universal Peace, National Annual Event of “La Semaine des Religions (tr: The Week of Religions)”, Lausanne, Switzerland, (2011)
  4. Who am I, Who am I supposed to be?, Philosophy and Spirituality event, London (2012)
  5. Physics laws explain the Mystic aspects of the Holy Creation, Understanding the life of the soul after death from Physics, Annual Assembly of Mysticism, Acuto (It), (2017)


  1. A. Neronov, D. Semikoz, and M. Banafsheh, "Magnetic fields in the large scale structure from Faraday rotation measurements”, arXiv preprint arXiv:1305.1450 (2013).
  2. M. Banafsheh & T. A. Wesolowski, “Nonadditive kinetic potentials from inverted Kohn–Sham problem”, International Journal of Quantum Chemistry 118(1), e25410 (2018).


  • Remote lecturer of physics and math, Natural Science department, Engineer department of BIHE, (2015-Present)
  • Under-Graduate Student Instructor, Quantum Mechanics, for Chemist, University of Geneva, (2015-2018)
  • Medical Student Instructor, General Physics, University of Geneva, (2010-2011)
  • State high school teacher of physics 3d year, Geneva, (2012-2013)