Joydeep Dutta

PhD (IIT Kharagpur)

Professor, Economics Sciences, Department of Economic Sciences

Research Interest



  • Phd, Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur, 1998.
  • M.Sc., Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur, 1993
  • B.Sc., Mathematics (Hons) , St. Xaviers College, University of Calcutta. 1991



 Optimization TheoryMathematical Economics 

  • C. Charitha, J. Dutta and D. R.Luke, Lagrange multipliers, (exact) regularization and error bounds for monotone variational inequalities. To appear Mathematical Programming (Series A), 2016. (currently online)

  • J. M. Borwein and J. Dutta, Maxima l monotone inclusions and Fitzpatrick functions, to appear, Journal of Optimization Theory and Application, 2016.(Currently online)

  • Dutta, Joydeep; Deb, Kalyanmoy; Tulshyan, Rupesh; Arora, Ramnik Approximate KKT points and a proximity measure for termination. J. Global Optim. 56 (2013), no. 4, 1463–1499.

  • S. Dempe and J. Dutta, Is bilevel programming a special case of mathematical program with complementarity constraints?, Mathematical Programming Series A, Vol 131, 2012, pp 37-48.

  • Burachik, Regina; Dutta, Joydeep Inexact proximal point methods for variational inequality problems. SIAM J. Optim. 20 (2010), no. 5, 2653–2678.

  • Durea, M.; Dutta, J.; Tammer, C. Lagrange multipliers for ε-Pareto solutions in vector optimization with nonsolid cones in Banach spaces. J. Optim. Theory Appl. 145 (2010), no. 1, 196–211.

  • Aussel, D.; Dutta, J. On gap functions for multivalued Stampacchia variational inequalities. J. Optim. Theory Appl. 149 (2011), no. 3, 513–527.


  • Co-authored, " Principles of Optimization Theory " with Professor C. R. Bector (University of Manitoba, Wi nnipeg, Canada) and Professor Suresh Chandra, (Indian Institute of Tec hnology, Delhi). Published by Narosa Publishers, New Delhi, India, September 2004 and Alpha Science International, Harrow, U. K, 2005. Pages 224. ( Revised and Expanded edition under preparation)

  • Co-authored, “ Optimality Conditions in Convex Optimization : A Finite Dimensional View”, with Anulekha Dhara. , published by CRC/ Taylor and Francis on October 17th 2011.

  • GATE 1993, UGC-CSIR-1993 NBHM Postdoctoral Fellow 1998. Post-doctoral Fellowship of the Spanish MInistry of Education, 2000.



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