Mohammed Abouzaid

Building 380, 383-Z
Field of Interest
Structures and applications in Floer Theory on Symplectic manifolds.
Faculty Advisor
Paul Seidel
First Position After Graduating
Clay Research Fellow at MIT
Dissertation Title
Homological Mirror Symmetry for Toric Varieties
Degrees / Education
University of Chicago

Mohammed Abouzaid joined our department in 2023 as a Professor of Mathematics. He is currently teaching Topics in Symplectic Geometry. 

Mohammed completed his PhD at the University of Chicago in 2007. His primary research interest is in structures arising from studying Floer theory on Symplectic manifolds, as well as their applications.

Mohammed has received awards such as the Invited ICM Lecture (2014) and New Horizons Prize (2017)