Mohammad Reza Pakzad


Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
University of Pittsburgh
301 Thackeray Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
email: pakzad At-Sign pitt Dot edu
Tel: (1) (412) 624 8381
Office: Thackeray Hall 610

Curriculum Vitae

List of publications

Awards and Grants


Research interests:

  • Nonlinear partial differential equations in geometry and physics
  • Non-convex calculus of variations
  • Geometric analysis
  • Geometric measure theory, Differential geometry


  • Teaching at Pitt, current semester:

  • Fall 2017 Math 2370 Matrices and Linear Operators
  • Fall 2017 Math 400 Matrices and Linear Operators


    Previous teaching at Pitt:


    Previous teaching at Pitt:

  • Spring 2017 Math 2371 Matrices and Linear Operators II
  • Fall 2016 Math 2370 Matrices and Linear Operators
  • Fall 2016 Math 1470 Partial Differential Equations 1
  • Spring 2015 Math 2304 Graduate Analysis IV
  • Fall 2014 Math 240 Calculus III
  • Fall 2014 Math 2303 Graduate Analysis III
  • Spring 2014 Math 2302 Graduate Analysis II
  • Fall 2013 Math 2301 Graduate Analysis I
  • Fall 2013 Math 420 Introduction to One-variable Calculus
  • Spring 2013 Math 220 Calculus I
  • Spring 2012 Math 450 Introduction to Analysis (HNR)
  • Spring 2012 Math 2302 Analysis II
  • Fall 2011 Math 420 Introduction to One-variable Calculus
  • Spring 2011 Math 220 Calculus I
  • Spring 2011 Math 230 Calculus II
  • Spring 2010 Topics in Optimal Transport
  • Spring 2010 Math 290 Differential Equations I
  • Spring 2009, Math 220 Calculus I
  • Fall 2008 Math 240 Calculus III
  • Summer 2008 Math 413 Introduction to Theoretical Mathematics
  • Spring 2008, Math 230 Calculus II