Anthony is an honorary professor in the applied mathematics research group in Victoria University's College of Sport, Health & Engineering.

Anthony began his career in industry and then moved to academia. He has been a representative at the University academic board, University committee for research and several other faculty positions at Victoria University.

He is a senior member of the research group in mathematical inequalities and applications (RGMIA), and the group is noted for its research in Graeme Cohen’s book, Counting Australia In: The People, Organisations and Institutions of Australian Mathematics, Halstead Press, NSW, 2007. In addition, he received the Vice-Chancellor’s Peak Award for Excellence in Research and Research Training (Research Team) from Victoria University in 2007.

Anthony is an editor of several international mathematical journals and has published books, book chapters and research papers in research journals. His areas of expertise are special functions, Euler summation and inequalities.

Contact details

(03) 9919 4869


Many of Anthony’s research papers are listed in mathematical reviews, SCOPUS and on the Semantic Scholar website database.


Sofo, Anthony. Computational techniques for the summation of series. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2003. xvi+189 pp. ISBN: 0-306-47805-6.

Dragomir, S. and Sofo, A. (Editors). Advances in inequalities for series. Nova Science Publishers, New York, 2008. x+233 pp. ISBN: 10-1-60021-920-9.

Book chapters

Sofo, Anthony. Identities for reciprocal binomials. Analytic number theory, approximation theory, and special functions, 227–238, Springer, New York, 2014.

Sofo, Anthony. The Basel problem with an extension. Mathematical Analysis and Applications. 631-661, John Wiley and Sons Inc., New York, 2018.

Selected journal articles

Sofo, Anthony. Two integrals involving the Legendre chi function. Rocky Mountain J. Math. 51 (2021), no. 1, 295–314.

Sofo, Anthony. Integrals of inverse trigonometric and polylogarithmic functions. Ramanujan J. 54 (2021), no. 2, 291–307.

Sofo, Anthony. General order Euler sums with multiple argument. J. Number Theory 189 (2018), 255–271.

Sofo, Anthony. A master integral in four parameters. J. Math. Anal. Appl. 448 (2017), no. 1, 81–92.