Mahmood Sohrabi (msohrab1)

Mahmood Sohrabi

Teaching Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate Studies in the Department of Mathematical Sciences

Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science

Department of Mathematical Sciences

North Building 308
(201) 216-8321


Model Theoretical Algebra (model theory of nilpotent groups and linear groups, model theory of rings)
Geometric and Algorithmic Group Theory


CRM Postdoctoral Fellow, Univeristy of Montreal, Montreal/Canada (2010-2011)
Postdoctoral Fellow, McGill University, Montreal/Canada (2009-2010)

Institutional Service

  • Graduate Curriculum Committee (GCC) Member
  • Mathematical Sciences Graduate Studies Chair
  • SES Graduate Studies Committee Member
  • Hiring Committee Member
  • SES Dean's Undergraduate Curriculum Revision Task Force Member
  • Undergraduate Committee Chair
  • SES Dean's Curriculum Revision Task Force Member
  • SES Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Member

Professional Service

  • journal of Groups, Complexity, Cryptology Peer reviewer
  • Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra Referee
  • CS conference LATA Peer Reviwer


Teaching Associate Professor, Stevens (2016 - Present)

Affiliate Associate Professor, Stevens (2014 - 2016)

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Stevens (2013 - 2014)

College Professor, Dawson College, Montreal/Canada (2011 - 2013)

Professional Societies

  • AMS – American Mathematical Society Member

Selected Publications

Book Chapter

  1. Kharlampovich, O.; Myasnikov, A.; Sohrabi, M. (2021). 4 Rich groups, weak second-order logic, and applications. Groups and Model Theory (pp. 127-192). De Gruyter.

Journal Article

  1. Miasnikov, A. G.; Sohrabi, M. (2021). Complete first-order theories of some classical matrix groups over algebraic integers. Journal of Algebra (vol. 582, pp. 206-231). Elsevier BV.
  2. Myasnikov, A. G.; Oger, F.; Sohrabi, M. (2018). Elementary equivalence of rings with finitely generated additive groups. Annals of Pure and Applied Logic (6 ed., vol. 169, pp. 514-522). Elsevier BV.
  3. Gul, F.; Sohrabi, M.; Ushakov, A. (2017). Magnus embedding and algorithmic properties of groups /^{()}. Transactions of the American Mathematical Society (9 ed., vol. 369, pp. 6189-6206). American Mathematical Society (AMS).
  4. Gul, F.; Myasnikov, A. G.; Sohrabi, M. (2017). Distortion of embeddings of a torsion-free finitely generated nilpotent group into a unitriangular group. International Journal of Algebra and Computation (06 ed., vol. 27, pp. 633-653). World Scientific Pub Co Pte Lt.
  5. MYASNIKOV, A. G.; Sohrabi, M. (2017). ω-STABILITY AND MORLEY RANK OF BILINEAR MAPS, RINGS AND NILPOTENT GROUPS. The Journal of Symbolic Logic (2 ed., vol. 82, pp. 754-777). Cambridge University Press (CUP).
  6. Myasnikov, A. G.; Sohrabi, M. (2011). Groups elementarily equivalent to a free nilpotent group of finite rank. Annals of Pure and Applied Logic (11 ed., vol. 162, pp. 916-933). Elsevier BV.
  7. Myasnikov, A.; Sohrabi, M. (2009). Groups elementarily equivalent to a free 2-nilpotent group of finite rank. Algebra and Logic (2 ed., vol. 48, pp. 115-139). Springer Science and Business Media LLC.