**Mohammad J. Vanaei**

Economics Department, University of Manchester

Arthur Lewis Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK

Email: mohammadjavad.vanaei(at)postgrad.manchester.ac.uk

**Curriculum Vitae:** MJVanaei_CV

## Current Position

**From Sep. 2020**

PhD student, Economics Department, University of Manchester.

Supported by the James Lincoln PhD studentship in Economics for the period of study 2020-24.

PhD Supervisors: Prof. Igor V. Evstigneev** **and Dr. Omer Edhan.

## Previous Position

**From Dec. 2017 to Dec. 2019**

Post-doctoral fellowship, Department of Pure Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran.

Supported by Iran National Science Foundation

## Previous Education

**From 2010 to 2015**

PhD in Mathematics (Geometry), Department of Pure Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran.

PhD Supervisor(s): Prof. Seyed Mohammad B. Kashani.

Supported by a bursary from Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.

Top PGR student at the Faculty of Mathematics, Tarbiat Modares University in the 2010 cohort of PhD students.

Thesis: Cohomogeneity one Lorentzian manifolds of constant curvature.**From 2007 to 2010**

MSc in Mathematics, Department of Pure Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran.**From 2003 to 2007**

BSc in Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, Tabriz, Iran.

## Research Visits

**From Feb. 2014 to Aug. 2014**

Research visit to Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

## Publications

### Mathematical Economics and Finance – Working papers

I.V. Evstigneev, T. Hens, and M.J. Vanaei, Evolutionary finance: A model with endogenous asset payoffs (December 12, 2022). Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 22-96, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=4308736.

### Mathematics (Geometry) – Published papers

Real Hypersurfaces in Q^m with Commuting Structure Jacobi Operator, 2021, Bull. Iran. Math. Soc., 47, 351-370 (with N. Heidari and S.M.B. Kashani).

Semi-Riemannian hypersurfaces in L^{n+1} with a totally geodesic foliation of codimension one, 2019, Journal of Geometry, 110 (22) (with S.M.B. Kashani and S.M. Yaghoobi).

Cohomogeneity one Minkowski space, 2017, Monatshefte für Mathematik, 184, 185-200 (with J. Berndt and J.C. Díaz-Ramos).

Cohomogeneity one actions on anti de Sitter spacetimes, 2017, Results in Mathematics, 72, 515–536 (with J.C. Díaz-Ramos and S.M.B Kashani).

Cohomogeneity one actions on the anti de Sitter space, 2016, Lobachevskii Journal of Mathematics, 37 (2), 205-2014 (with S.M.B Kashani and E. Straume). Left invariant Lorentzian metrics on SL_2(C), submitted (with S.M.B. Kashani and E. Ebrahimi).

## Teaching

### From 2021

**Teaching Assistant, Economics Department, University of Manchester. **

**Courses taught**:

- Advanced Mathematics
- Introduction to Mathematical Economics
- Mathematical Economics I & II
- Mathematical Finance

### From 2010 to 2018

**Courses taught at Payame Noor University, Tehran, Iran & Malayer University, Hamedan, Iran**.

- Calculus
- Mathematical Analysis
- Probability and statistics
- Elementary Differential Geometry
- Algebra
- Complex Functions
- Mathematical Logic

## Research Projects

**From 2012 to 2014**

About anti de Sitter space of cohomogeneity one (with S.M.B. Kashani).

Supported by Iran National Science Foundation.

**2014**

Mathematical modeling of mechanical properties of polymer nanocomposits, Tarbiat Modares University (with H. Kourki).

**Workshops, Seminars, Schools, Mini Courses**

**2015**

Proper cohomogeneity one actions on H^{n+1}_1, 8^{th} International Seminar on Geometry and Topology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.

**2015**

Metric Projective Geometry, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.

**2015**

Configuration spaces: Geometry, Topology, Dynamics, Physics and Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.

**2012**

Symplectic Geometry and Geometric Topology, CIMPA, Meknes, Morocco.

**2012**

Topology and dynamical systems, IPM, Tehran, Iran.

**2012**

From modular forms and elliptic curves to Calabi-Yau threefolds, Sharif University, Tehran, Iran.

## References

Professor Igor V. Evstigneev,

Economics Department, University of Manchester

Arthur Lewis Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK

Email: igor.evstigneev(at)manchester.ac.uk.

Professor Seyed Mohammad B. Kashani,

Department of Pure Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tabiat Modares University

Jalal AleAhmad, Nasr, Tehran, P.O.Box: 14115-111, Iran

Email: kashanim(at)modares.ac.ir.