Saeed Zakeri's CV
Curriculum Vitae of Saeed Zakeri
Department of Mathematics, Queens College and Graduate Center of CUNY
6530 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, New York 11367
Phone: (718) 9975843
Fax: (718) 9975861
saeed.zakeri@qc.cuny.edu
https://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/~zakeri
Academic Background.

(2010 ) Associate Professor, Queens College of CUNY

(2006 ) Joint Appointment, Graduate Center of CUNY

(20042009) Assistant Professor, Queens College of CUNY

(20022004) Visiting Assistant Professor, Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Stony Brook University

(19992002) Lecturer in Mathematics, University of Pennsylvania

(19941999) Ph.D. in Mathematics, Stony Brook University
Thesis: Dynamics of Cubic Siegel Polynomials
Thesis Adviser: John W. Milnor

(19901992) M.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Tehran
Thesis: Dynamics of Singular Holomorphic Foliations on CP(2)
Thesis Adviser: S. Shahshahani

(19861990) B.Sc. in Electronic Communication Engineering, University of Tehran
Thesis: On Generalized PreyPredator Models
Thesis Adviser: C. Lucas
Fields of Interest.

Dynamical Systems, especially Holomorphic Dynamics

Complex Analysis, Teichmuller Theory and Quasiconformal Mappings

Hyperbolic Geometry and Kleinian Groups

Foliations and Laminations
Awards and Honors.

(Spring 2015) Visiting researcher, IMS at Stony Brook

(2005 ) PSCCUNY research grant

(1999 and 2003) NSF grant

(1998) James Simons Prize for excellence in research, Department of Mathematics, SUNY at Stony Brook

(1995) Award of Honor for Excellence in Teaching, Department of Mathematics, SUNY at Stony Brook

(1992) Ranked first in the nationwide fellowship examination for Ph.D. in Mathematics, Iran

(1990) Ranked first in the nationwide entrance examination for M.Sc. in Mathematics, Iran

(1989 and 1990) Prize of the Iranian Mathematical Society National Mathematics Competition
Publications.

Conformal Fitness and Uniformization of Holomorphically Moving Disks, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 368 (2016) 10231049.

(With V. Erlandsson) A discreteness criterion for groups containing
screw translations, Contemp Math. 639 (2015) 235242.

(With V. Erlandsson)On Margulis cusps of hyperbolic 4manifolds,
Geometriae Dedicata 174 (2015) 75103.

On Siegel disks of a class of entire maps, Duke Math. Journal 152 (2010) 481532.

On boundary homeomorphisms of transquasiconformal maps of the disk,
Ann. Acad. Sci. Fenn. 33 (2008) 241260

On biaccessible points of the Mandelbrot set, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc.
134 (2006) 22392250.

David maps and Hausdorff dimension, Ann. Acad. Sci. Fenn. 29
(2004) 121138

(with C. Petersen) On the Julia set of a typical quadratic
polynomial with a Siegel disk, Annals of Math. 159 (2004) 152

External rays and the real slice of the Mandelbrot set, Ergod. Th. & Dyn. Sys. 23 (2003) 637660.

Old and New on quadratic Siegel disks, in "Shahyad," a volume dedicated
to Siavash Shahshahani on the occasion of his 60th birthday, Sharif University
of Technology Press, Tehran, 2002.

Dynamics of singular holomorphic foliations on the complex
projective plane, in ``Laminations and Foliations in Dynamics,
Geometry and Topology,'' Contemporary Mathematics 269,
Amer. Math. Soc., 2001.

(with M. Yampolsky) Mating Siegel quadratic polynomials,
J. Amer. Math. Soc. 14 (2001) 2578.

Dynamics of cubic Siegel polynomials,
Commun. Math. Phys. 206 (1999) 185233.

Biaccessibility in quadratic Julia sets, Ergod. Th. &
Dyn. Sys. 20 (2000) 18591883.

(with D. Schleicher) On biaccessible points in the Julia set of a
Cremer quadratic polynomial, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 128
(2000) 933937.

On critical points of proper holomorphic maps on the unit disk, Bull. London Math. Soc., 30 (1998) 6266.

(with C. Lucas) A generalized preypredator model: Asymptotic behavior and catastrophes, Proceedings of the 1st Iranian Conference in Applied Mathematics, AmirKabir University, 1989.
Books, Expository and Review Articles.

(with C. Petersen) Complex Dynamics, Irrational Rotations, and Surgery, research monograph, in preparation.
 A Course in Complex Analysis, graduatelevel textbook,
manuscript in preparation.

Review of Steven Krantz's Complex Analysis: The Geometric Viewpoint,
Nashri Riazi, 12 (2002) 7176.

Shahshahani's work in dynamical systems,
in "Shahyad," a volume dedicated
to Siavash Shahshahani on the occasion of his 60th birthday, Sharif University
of Technology Press, Tehran, 2002.

(with M. Zeinalian) When ellipses look like circles: The Measurable Riemann Mapping Theorem, Nashri Riazi, 8 (1996) 514.
Selected Invited Talks.

(May/June 2016) North American Workshop in Holomorphic Dynamics: An international conference in honor of the 85th birthday of John W. Milnor, Cancun, Mexico.

(March 2016) AMS Spring Eastern Sectional Meeting, Stony Brook University.

(November 2015) Topics in complex dynamics, University of Barcelona, Spain.

(June 2015) Joint International AMS/EMS/SPM Meeting,
University of Porto, Portugal.

(April 2015) Dynamical Systems seminar, Department of Mathematics, Stony Brook
University.

(October 2014) Dynamical Systems seminar, Department of Mathematics, Stony Brook
University.

(May 2014) Workshop on Holomorphic Dynamics: Maps with an Indifferent Fixed Point, Nanjing University, China.

(April 2014) Complex Analysis, Dynamics and Geometry seminar, University of Michigan.

(October 2013) Topological and Combinatorial Problems in Onedimensional Complex Dynamics,
Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy.

(May 2011) Conference on Holomorphic and Hamiltonian Dynamical systems, Porquerolles, France.

(July 2009) Cantor Bouquets in Hedgehogs and Transcendental Iteration, Toulouse, France.

(June 2008) Aspects of Transcendental Dynamics, Jacobs University, Bremen, Germany.

(April 2008) Dynamical Systems seminar, Department of Mathematics, Stony Brook
University.

(March 2007) Dynamical Systems seminar, Department of Mathematics, Stony Brook
University.

(April 2006) AMS Meeting, Durham, New Hampshire.

(May 2005) Complex Analysis Seminar, Department of Mathematics, CUNY.

(January 2003) Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, University of
Pennsylvania.

(November 2002) Dynamical Systems Seminar, Department of Mathematics,
Boston University.

(October 2002) Symplectic Topology and Dynamics Seminar, Courant Institute,
NYU.

(March 2002) Complex Analysis Seminar, Department of Mathematics, CUNY.

(October 2001) American Mathematical Society meeting, Williams College, Williamstown.

(July 2001) First joint international American Mathematical Society and Societe Mathematique de France meeting, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, France.

(March 2001) Around Dynamics: An international conference in honor of the 70th birthday of John W. Milnor, Stony Brook.

(March 2000) Dynamics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Cornell
University.

(March 2000) Midwest Dynamical Systems Meeting, Gainesville, University of Florida.

(December 1998) Dynamics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Cornell
University.

(November 1997) Analysis Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Yale University.

(September 1997) Colloquium, Faculty of Mathematics, Technical
University of Münich, Germany.

(August 1997) Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and
Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran.
Teaching Experience.

Graduate level courses in holomorphic dynamics, quasiconformal theory,
real analysis, and complex analysis

Minicourses on geometric complex analysis, Nevanlinna theory,
holomorphic foliations, and Riemann surface laminations

Undergraduate courses on geometry and topology, real analysis, ordinary and
partial differential equations, and Fourier analysis

Training sessions for undergraduate national mathematics contests

Single and multivariable calculus, honors calculus, linear algebra
Service and Other Professional Activities.

(2000 ) Refereed papers for various journals, including Acta
Mathematica, Communications in Mathematical Physics, Duke Mathematical Journal, Ergodic Theory and
Dynamical Systems and Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society.

(2000 ) Reviewer for Mathematical Reviews

(2007 and 2008) Member of the reviewing panel for the PSCCUNY grant proposals in
mathematics.

(2006 ) Member of the curriculum committee, Department of Mathematics,
Queens College of CUNY.

(2006 ) Coorganizer of the weekly Complex Analysis/Dynamics seminar at
the Graduate Center of CUNY

(20022004) Organizer of the weekly Dynamical Systems seminar at Stony Brook

(20012002) Undergraduate adviser for mathematics majors at UPenn
Saeed Zakeri