This book discusses recent developments and the latest research in statistics and its applications, primarily in agriculture and industry, survey sampling and biostatistics, gathering articles on a wide variety of topics. Written by leading academics, scientists, researchers and scholars from around the globe to mark the platinum jubilee of the Department of Statistics, University of Calcutta in 2016, the book is a valuable resource for statisticians, aspiring researchers and professionals across educational levels and disciplines.
ASIS KUMAR CHATTOPADHYAY is professor of statistics at the University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India. He has completed his PhD in Statistics from the University of Calcutta. With over 50 papers in reputed international journals, proceedings and edited volume, he has published three books on statistics including Statistical Methods for Astronomical Data Analysis (Springer). He has successfully guided seven PhD and MPhil students. His main interests are in stochastic modelling, demography, operations research and astrostatistics.
GAURANGADEB CHATTOPADHYAY is associate professor of statistics at the University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India. He has completed his PhD in Statistics from the University of Calcutta. He has successfully guided four PhD and MPhil students. An active member of Calcutta Statistical Association, Indian Science Congress Association and Indian Association for Productivity, Quality and Reliability, his main interests are in statistical inference, reliability analysis and survey sampling.
Release date NZ
August 17th, 2018
Edited by Asis Kumar Chattopadhyay
Edited by Gaurangadeb Chattopadhyay
Country of Publication
1st ed. 2018
11 Illustrations, color; 9 Illustrations, black and white; VI, 180 p. 20 illus., 11 illus. in color.