Portrait of Farzin Barekat

Farzin Barekat


Assistant Adjunct Professor in Mathematics
UCLA Mathematics Department
Los Angeles, CA, USA 90095-1555


I am a Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professor in UCLA. Prior to UCLA, I was a Senior Vice President at PIMCO focusing on the development and implementation of quantitative strategies in commodities. You can find my CV here.
Office MS 7905
E-Mail fbarekat at math .ucla .edu

Research Interests
My research interests are in machine learning, financial mathematics and quantitative investing. If you have an interesting project in mind or simply would like to brainstorm, I would always be interested to discuss.
Teaching Responsibilities
Education
University of California, Los Angeles; CA, USA.
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics.
University of British Columbia; Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • B.Sc. program in Combined Honours in Mathematics and Physics.
Miscellaneous