statistics faculty at unc-ch

AMARGIT2_______________
budhiraj@email.unc.edu

320  Hanes Hall
(919)962-2189

FAX 919 962-1279 

Amarjit Budhiraja

 Professor

 

 

Education

 

B.S. (1988), Delhi University, New Delhi

 

M.S. (1990), Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi

 

M.S. (1992), Department of Statistics UNC-CH

 

PhD (1994), Department of Statistics, UNC-CH

 

 

Positions

 

Professor and Chair, Department of Statistics, University of  North Carolina at Chapel Hill , July 2014 –

 

Professor, Department of Statistics, University of  North Carolina at Chapel Hill , July 2006 –

 

Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , July 2002-June 2006.

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, July 2000 - June 2002.

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Notre Dame, July 1998 - June 2000.

 

Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University, August 1996 - May 1998.

 

Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University, August 1995 - July 1996.

 

Visiting Assistant Professor, joint appointment, Department of Statistics and Center for Stochastic Processes, UNC-CH, August 1994 - July 1995.

 

 

Research Interests

 

Stochastic Dynamical Systems.

 

Stochastic Control and Stochastic Differential Games.

 

Diffusion Approximations of Stochastic Networks.

 

Large Deviations Theory.

 

Nonlinear Filtering.

 

Stochastic Analysis.

 

Editorial Work

Associate Editor. Annals of Applied Probability, December 2012-

Associate Editor. Electronic Journal of Probability, May 2007-December 2012.

Associate Editor. Sankhya –Series A, Sept 2007-

Associate Editor. SIAM J. on Control and Optimization, Jan 2008-

Associate Editor.  Bernoulli, Jan 2010-

 

Ph.D. Students

Current:

Ruoyu Wu

Eric Friedlander

Completed:

John Fricks

Arka Ghosh

Kevin Ross

Chihoon Lee

Vasileios Maroulas

Dominik Reinhold

Xin Liu

Jiang Chen

Xuan Wang (joint with S. Bhamidi)

Abhishek Pal Majumdar (joint with J. Hannig)

 

 

 

 

Postdoctoral Fellows

Sergio Almada, Aug 2011- July 2013.

Chia Ying Lee, Aug 2011- July 2013.

Xiaoming Song, Aug 2011 – July 2013.

Subhamay Saha, July 2013 – June 2014.

Louis Fan, July 2014 – June 2015.

 

       

 

Probability Seminar

 

Publications

 

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