Arup Bose (born 1 April 1959) is an Indian statistician. He is a Professor of Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics, in Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.[1]

Arup Bose
Oscar Fernandes presenting the National Award to Prof. Arup Bose for the year 2002-2003 for his outstanding contribution in the field of statistics.jpg
Oscar Fernandes presenting the National Award to Arup Bose (left) for 2002-2003 for his outstanding contribution in the field of statistics
Born1 April 1959
NationalityIndia
Alma materIndian Statistical Institute
AwardsShanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology
Scientific career
FieldsStatistics and probability
InstitutionsIndian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

Arup Bose obtained his B Stat, M Stat and PhD (Statistics) degrees from the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata where G. Jogesh Babu was his PhD supervisor. He then joined Purdue University, USA, as an Assistant Professor. After four years at Purdue, he returned to India in 1991 and joined the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata as an Associate Professor and was promoted to full Professorship in 1995. Most notable areas of his research include, sequential analysis, statistical estimation in diffusion processes, the law of large numbers and central limit theorems, resampling methods, censored data problems, M-estimation, U-statistics, time series, asymptotic properties of estimators and so on.

He is a member of Bernoulli Society for Mathematical Statistics and Probability, Netherlands, life member of Calcutta Statistical Association and a life member of Indian Mathematical Society.

He was awarded the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology in 2004, the highest science award in India, in the mathematical sciences category. [2]

He was an invited speaker in International Congress of Mathematicians 2010, Hyderabad on the topic of "Probability and Statistics."[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Arup Bose". Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. Retrieved 29 June 2013.
  2. ^ "Indian Fellow: Arup Bose". Indian National Science Academy. Retrieved 29 June 2013.
  3. ^ "ICM Plenary and Invited Speakers since 1897". International Congress of Mathematicians.