Subhra Sankar Dhar

PhD (ISI Calcutta)

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Specialization


Research Interest

 

Education

  • PhD, (in Statistics) from Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, 2012.
    Thesis Title:A Study of Some Statistical Procedures Based on Median and Other Quantiles.Supervisor:Pending
  • M.Sc., in Statistics in 2005 from University of Calcutta
  • B.Sc., (Hons. in Statistics) from Presidency College, Calcutta from 2003.

Website(s)

CV

  • Dhar, S. S., Chakraborty, B. and Chaudhuri, P. (2014) Comparison of Multivariate Distributions Using Quantile-Quantile Plots and Related Tests. Bernoulli, 20, 1484-1506.

  • Dhar, S. S. and Chaudhuri, P. (2012) On the Derivatives of the Trimmed Mean. Statistica Sinica, 22, 655-679.

  • Dhar, S. S. and Chaudhuri, P. (2011) On Statistical Efficiency of Robust Estimators of Multivariate Location. Statistical Methodology, 8, 113-128.

  • Dhar, S. S. and Chaudhuri, P. (2009) A Comparison of Robust Estimators Based on Two Types of Trimming. Advances in Statistical Analysis, 93, 151-158.

 

  • Several Master degree project supervision of the students from different academic institutes in India (like IIT Kanpur, ISI Calcutta, ISI Chennai, Benaras Hindu University).

  • Ongoing PhD supervision.

  • Chairing the session "Data Depth with Applications" in the conference organized by International Society of Nonparametric Statistics, June 12-16, 2014, Cadiz, Spain.

  • Served as a referee or a reviewer for Advances in Statistical Analysis, American Mathematical Society, Colombian Journal of Statistics (Revista Colombiana de Estadisyica), Communication in Statistics-Theory and Methods, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Journal of Nonparametric Statistics,Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Statistica Sinica, Statistics and Probability Letters

  • ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE: From August, 2013 to present, the convenor of the STAMATICS at the IIT Kanpur. STAMATICS is a hobby group of Department of Mathematics and Statistics, IIT Kanpur, which organises series of events varying from Academic helping sessions to Interactive sessions.

  • From August, 2013 to present, a member of SCHOLARSHIP AND PRIZES COMMITTEE in theDepartment of Mathematics and Statistics, IIT Kanpur.

  • From August, 2013 to present, a member of SEMINAR AND FACULTY SEARCH COMMITTEE in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, IIT Kanpur.

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Cambridge, England: From December 1, 2011 to December 31, 2012.

  • Assistant Professor in Statistics at the Presidency University, India: From January 2, 2013 to June 28, 2013.

  • Assistant Professor in Statistics at the IIT Kanpur, India: From July 1, 2013 to present.

  • CSIR-UGC junior research fellowship (in Mathematical Science) in June and December, 2005.

  • Junior research fellowship (in Statistics) in 2005 at the Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta.

  • Post-doctoral fellowship (in Statistics) at the University of Cambridge, UK from December 1, 2011 to December 31, 2012.

 

Office

FB - 512 A
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
IIT Kanpur, India
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-6950 (O)

Fax: 0512-259-7500 (O)

Email: subhra[AT]iitk.ac.in

Non-parametric and robust statistics.

 

   
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