statistics faculty at unc-ch

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budhiraj@email.unc.edu

305  Smith Building
(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, Department of Statistics, University of  North Carolina at Chapel Hill , June 2006 –

 

  • Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , July 2002-May 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 (June 1998 - June 2000)

 

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University (Aug. 1996 - May 1998)

 

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University, (Aug. 1995 - Aug. 1996)

 

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, joint appointment, Department of Statistics and Center for Stochastic Processes, UNC-CH (Aug. 1994 - Aug. 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:

  • Xuan Wang (joint with S. Bhamidi)
  • Abhishek Pal Majumdar (joint with J. Hannig)
  • Ruoyu Wu

Completed:

  • Jiang Chen

 

 

 

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)

 

       

 

Probability Seminar

Publications

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