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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, 8th 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.