Bhattacharjee, Debanjan
Title:
Assistant Professor - Mathematics
Office:
SB243n
Phone:
801-863-5414
Fax:
801-863-6254
Mail Code:
261
Last Updated: 10/22/14 -

EDUCATION

   PhD in Statistics                                                              

   University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA                                                                                   2011

    MS in Statistics with First class

   University of Calcutta, Calcutta, INDIA                                                                                 2004-2006

   BS in Statistics with First class Honors

   University of Calcutta, Calcutta, INDIA                                                                                 2001-2004 

POSITIONS HELD

  • Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Utah Valley University, USA: Fall 2011 onwards 
  • Graduate Assistant, University of Connecticut, USA: Fall 2007 to Spring 2011                                    
  • Instructor, University of Connecticut, USA: Summer 2010 to Spring 2011       
  • Research Assistant, IIM Ahmadabad, INDIA: January 2007 to June 2007                

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Statistical Inference
  • Applied Sequential Methods
  • Econometrics
  • Applied Statistics 

AFFILIATIONS                   

  • Member of the American Statistical Association
  • Member of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • Life member of the Calcutta Statistical Association
  • Member of International Indian Statistical Association  

RESEARCH PROFILE

 Refereed Publications 

  1. Bhattacharjee, D. and Mukhopadhyay, N. (2012): On SPRT and RSPRT for the Unknown Mean in a Normal Distribution with Equal Mean and Variance. Sequential Analysis, 31, 108 – 134.
  2. Bhattacharjee. D. and Mukhopadhyay, N. (2011): On UMP Test and MVUEs in a N(θ, cθ) Distribution with θ Unknown: Illustrations and Applications. Journal of Japan Statistical Society, 41, 75 - 91.
  3. Mukhopadhyay, N. and Bhattacharjee, D. (2010): A Note on Minimum Variance Unbiased Estimation. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 39, 1466 – 1476.
  4. Bhattacharjee, D. and Mukhopadhyay, N. (2010): Stirling's Formula and Its Extensions: Heuristic Approaches. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 39, 1046 – 1053.
  5. Mukhopadhyay, N. and Bhattacharjee, D. (2009): On SPRT and RSPRT for the Unknown Mean in a Normal Distribution Whose Variance is a Multiple of the Mean. Proceedings of Second International Workshop in Sequential Methodologies, (2009, June 15th to June 17th), Troyes, France, 6 pages.

 

  • Papers Under PreparationMukhopadhyay, N. and Bhattacharjee, D.: Sequential point estimation of the scale in a uniform distribution under adjusted non-sufficient estimators: A comparative study.  
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PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCES & INVITED PRESENTATIONS

  • International Workshop in Sequential Methodologies: July 18-21, 2013, Athens, GA, USA.

Chaired the session: Sequential Methods in the Hands of Young Researchers-II. 

  • International Workshop in Applied Probability: June 11 – 14, 2012, Jerusalem, Israel.

Title: Sequential Point Estimation of the Scale in a Uniform Distribution under Adjusted Non-Sufficient Estimators: A Comparative Study. 

  • International Statistics Conference: December 28 – 30, 2011, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Title: On SPRT and RSPRT for the Unknown Mean in a Normal Distribution with Equal Mean and Variance. 

  • International Workshop in Sequential Methodologies: June 14-16, 2011, Stanford, CA, USA.

Title: On Recovering Lost Information for Sequentially Estimating θ by the Sample Mean in a U(0, θ) Population.

  • Seventh International Triennial Calcutta Symposium on Probability and Statistics: December 28-31, 2009, Calcutta, INDIA.

Title: A Note on Minimum Variance Unbiased Estimation. 

  • A contributed paper presentation at the Joint Statistical Meetings: August 1-6, 2009, Washington DC, USA.  

Title: Stirling’s Formula and Its Extensions: Heuristic Approaches. 

  • International Workshop in Sequential Methodologies: June 15-17, 2009, Troyes, France.

Title: On SPRT and RSPRT for the Unknown Mean in a Normal Distribution Whose Variance is a Multiple of the Mean. 

  • International Indian Statistical Association: May 22-25, 2008, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA.

Title: Stirling’s Formula and Its Extensions: Heuristic Approaches.

SELECTED SERVICE PROFILE

  • Department promotion committee.
  • Department outcome assessment committee.
  • Department committee for designing the statistics major.
  • University Faculty Senate.
  • Consulting statistician in the Office of Academic Research Support at Utah Valley University.
  • Faculty Senate rank appeal committee. 

STATISTICAL CONSULTING ACTIVITIES:

  • Statistical consulting in the Office of Academic Research Support at Utah Valley University.
  • Statistical consulting for a graduate student from the Department of Public Health at University of Connecticut.