Jayanta K. Ghosh

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Education

  • M.A., Calcutta University, 1958
  • Ph.D., Calcutta University, 1964

Research Interests

  • Asymptotics
  • Bayesian Analysis
  • Bioinformatics and Biologically Related Disciplines (genomics, nutrition, proteomics, statistical genetics)
  • Machine Learning
  • Massive Data
  • Modeling and Model Selection
  • Nonparametric Regression/Density and Models
  • Statistical Genetics
  • Survival Analysis

Ph.D. Students from Purdue University Department of Statistics

  • Messan (Charles) Amewou-Atisso
  • Arijit Chakrabarti
  • Anindya K. De ( Joint with Professor George P. McCabe )
  • Ritabrata Dutta ( Joint with Professor Guang Cheng )
  • Xinge Jessie Jeng ( Joint with Professor Jiashun Jin )
  • Ryan Martin ( Joint with Professor Chuanhai Liu )
  • Shraddha Mehta ( Joint with Professor Bruce A Craig )
  • Nitai Mukhopadhyay ( Joint with Professor James O. Berger )
  • Junyong Park
  • Jeonggang (Martin) Seo
  • Gang Shen
  • Surya Tokdar
  • Jayson Wilbur ( Joint with Professor Rebecca W. Doerge )
  • Hangping Peter Zhang
  • Piyas Chakraborty ( Joint with Professor Hao Zhang )
  • Jyotishka Datta

Awards/Honors

  • Advisory Editor, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference
  • Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute
  • Life Member and Director of the Calcutta Statistical Association
  • Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences
  • Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy
  • Japanese Society for Promotion of Sciences Fellowship, 1978
  • Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award for Mathmatical Science, 1981
  • President, Statistics Section of the Indian Science Congress Association, 1991
  • President, International Statistical Institute, 1993
  • Mahalanobis Gold Medal of Indian Science Congress Association, 1998
  • P.V. Sukhatme Prize for Statistics, 2000
  • Mahalanobis Memorial Lecture, State Science and Technology Congress, W. Bengal, 2003
  • D.Sc. (h.c.), B.C. Roy Agricultural University, W. Bengal, India, 2006
  • College of Science Research Award, 2014
For more information about Jayanta K. Ghosh, please visit: http://www.stat.purdue.edu/~ghosh/