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Biography
Personal information:
-Name: Massoud Amini
-DOB: February 1966
-Address: Home : Unit 8, No 55, North Sindokht St., West Fatemi Ave., Tehran, Iran,
Work : Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University,
Tehran 14115-134, Iran
-Phone: Home: (98)(21)8833-9549Work: (98)(21)8288-3416 Fax: (98)(21)8288-3493, (98)(21)8288-5644
-E-mail: mamini@modares.ac.ir
References:
-Zhong-Jin Ruan, Professor of Mathematics, University of Illinois, Urbana, z-ruan@illinois.edu
-Alireza Medghalchi, Professor of Mathematics (President of Iranian Mathematical Society in the past
run), Kharazmi University, Tehran, a medghalchi@saba.tmu.ac.ir
-Tony Lau, Professor of Mathematics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, anthonyt@ualberta.ca
Education:
-post-doctorate: Mathematics, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 2001
-Ph.D.: Mathematics, University of Illinois, Urbana, USA, 1998
-M.Sc.: Mathematics, Teacher Training University, Tehran, Iran, 1991
-B.Sc.: Mathematics, Mashhad University, Mashhad, Iran, 1988
Theses:
-Local structures of operator algebras, Ph.D. thesis, University of Illinois, 1998
-Applications of quantum computations in business, case study of nancial sector, Sharif University of
Technology, 2008
-A degree theory for compact operators, M.Sc. thesis, Teacher Training University, 1991
-Automatic continuity of C*-algebra homomorphisms, B.Sc. Project, Mashhad University, 1989
Honors and Prizes:
-Rank two in National Mathematics Olympiad, Iranian Mathematical Society, 1987
-Rank one among graduates of the Faculty of Science, Mashhad University, 1988
-Rank three in the National Exam for Studying Abroad, MCHE, 1991
-Scholarship, Government of Australia (not used), 1991-95
-Scholarship, University of Sydney (not used), 1991-95
-Rank one among PhD students in the Department of Mathematics, University of Alberta, 1992-94
-Fellowship, University of Alberta, 1992-94
-Research fellowship, Fields Institute, 1995-96
-Research fellowship, University of Illinois, 1996-97
-Chen Prize for best Ph.D. thesis, University of Illinois, 1997
-Distinguished researcher, Tarbiat Modares University, 2004
-Distinguished lecturer, Faculty of Science, Tarbiat Modares University, 2005
-Distinguished researcher, Tarbiat Modares University, 2008
-Hashtroodi Prize, for best geometry paper, Iranian Math. Society, 2014
Work Experience:
-Head of the Department of Mathematics, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran , 1990-92
-Acting Vice President in Programming, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran, 1991-92
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-Member of the University Education Committee , Shahed University, 1990-92
-Teaching Assistant, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1992-94
-Research Fellow, Fields Institute, Waterloo, Canada, 1995-96
-Research Assistant, University of Illinois, Urbana, USA, 1996-98
-Member of NCG Research Group, IPM, Tehran, Iran, 1998-99
-Member of Research Committee, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran , 1999-2001
-Member of Doctoral Program Committee, Iranian Mathematical Society, Tehran, Iran, 1999-2000
-Member of Seminar Committee, Iranian Mathematical Society, Tehran, Iran, 1999-2000
-Assistant Professor, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, 1998-2002
-Visiting Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 2000-2002
-Sessional Lecturer, St. Peter's College, Munster, Canada, 2000-2002
-Visiting Professor, University of Calgary, Canada, 2003
-Visiting Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea, 2004
-Visiting Professor, University of Bordeaux, France, 2005
-Assistant Professor, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran, 2003-2005
-Visiting Professor, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2007
-Visiting Professor, Queen Mary College, London, 2009
-Visiting Professor, University of Putra Malaysia, Malaysia, 2010
-Visiting Professor, Hausdor Institute, Bonn, Germany, 2012
-Managing Editor, Bulletin of Iranian Mathematical Society, 2005-2008
-Editor, Bulletin of Iranian Mathematical Society, 2011-now
-Chief Editor, Journal of Iranian Mathematical Society, to be launched
-Associate Professor, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran, 2005-2014
-Professor, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran, 2014-now
-Head of Department of Mathematics, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran, 2006-2009
-Dean of Research, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran, 2011-
2014
-Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Researches in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Tehran, Iran, 2011-
now
-Dean, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran, 2014-now
Teaching Experience:
-Mashhad University, assistant lecturer, 1988
-Teacher Training University, assistant lecturer, 1990
-Shahed University, lecturer, 1989-92
-University of Alberta, assistant lecturer, 1992-94
-University of Illinois, lecturer, 1996-97
-Shahid Beheshti University, assistant professor, 1998-2000
-University of Saskatchewan, sessional lecturer, 2001-2002
-St. Peter's College, sessional lecturer, 2001-2002
-University of Calgary, sessional lecturer, 2003
-Tarbiat Modares University, assistant professor 2003-2005; associate professor 2005-2014, professor
2014-now,