Faculty

Associate Professor, Mathematics

Contact Details: Room No. - 504 (Academic Block- 2)

Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology

Jais- 229304, Amethi, UP, India

Email: ckundu@rgipt.ac.in/chanchal_kundu@yahoo.com

Contact number: +91-9454909776

- Ph. D. (2009), Dept. of Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur, India
- M. Sc. (2005), Dept. of Mathematics, Jadavpur University, India
- B. Sc. (2003), The University of Burdwan, W.B., India

- Reliability theory and Information theory.
- Stochastic ordering and characterization.
- Order statistics and record values.

- Best Teacher Award 2011-12, RGIPT Rae Bareli, 2012.
- Satchidananda Gold Medal and Rev. A. E. Brown Memorial Prize, Bankura Christian College, Bankura, WB, India, 2003.
- National Scholarship, West Bengal Board of Education, during 1997 to 2005.

- Nov., 2016- till date: Associate Professor, Mathematics, RGIPT.
- June, 2009- Nov., 2016: Assistant Professor, Mathematics, RGIPT Rae Bareli.

- Mathematics-I & II.
- Numerical and Statistical Methods.
- Advanced Numerical Methods and Applied Statistics.
- Reliability Analysis and Life Testing.
- Decision Science.

- Title: On the Study of Information Theoretic Measures for Doubly Truncated Random Variables.
- Status: Ongoing (Nov 2015- Oct 2018)
- Principal Investigator: Dr. Chanchal Kundu
- Co- Investigator: Nil
- Sponsored by: NBHM, Dept. of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India.
- Person working on:
**JRF**.

**Project #2:**

- Title: On Some Properties of Expected Inactivity Time having Applications in Reliability.
- Status: Ongoing (Mar 2014- Feb 2017)
- Principal Investigator: Dr. Chanchal Kundu
- Co- Investigator: Nil
- Sponsored by: SERB, Dept. of Science and Technology, Govt. of India.
- Person working on:
**JRF**.

- Mr. Arijit Patra (Oct., 2015- onwards)
- Mr. Amit Ghosh (Dec., 2013- onwards)

*Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods*by Taylor & Francis Group.*Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation*by Taylor & Francis Group.*Statistics*by Taylor & Francis Group.*Statistics and Probability Letters*by Elsevier.*Journal of the Korean Statistical Society*by Elsevier.*Statistical Methodology*by Elsevier.*Statistical Papers*by Springer.*METRON: International Journal of Statistics*by Springer*.**Mathematical Statistics and its Applications*.*Journal of Statistical Research*.

**Kundu, C.**(2016), Chernoff distance for double truncated distributions.*Communications in Statistics- Theory & Methods*, DOI: 10.1080/03610926.2016.1239109. Online First.**Kundu, C.**and Ghosh, A. (2016), Inequalities involving expectations of selected functions in reliability theory to characterize distributions.*Communications in Statistics- Theory & Methods*, DOI: 10.1080/03610926.2016.1183784. Online First.- Ghosh, A. and
**Kundu, C.**(2016), Chernoff distance for conditionally specified models.*Statistical Papers,*DOI: 10.1007/s00362-016-0804-5. Online First. - Kundu, A. and
**Kundu, C.**(2016), Bivariate extension of (dynamic) cumulative past entropy.*Communications in Statistics- Theory & Methods*, DOI:10.1080/03610926.2015.1080838. Online First. **Kundu, C.**(2016), On weighted measure of inaccuracy for doubly truncated random variables.*Communications in Statistics- Theory & Methods*, DOI 10.1080/03610926.2015.1056365. Online First.**Kundu, C.**and Sarkar, K. (2015), Characterizations based on higher order and partial moments of inactivity time.*Statistical Papers*, DOI 10.1007/s00362-015-0714-y. Online First.**Kundu, C.,**Di*Metrika,*Vol 79 (3), pp 335-356.**Kundu, C.**and Nanda, A. K. (2015), Characterizations based on measure of inaccuracy for truncated random variables.*Statistical Papers,*Vol. 56 (3), pp. 619-637.**Kundu, C.**(2015), Generalized measures of information for truncated random variables.*Metrika,*Vol. 78 (4), pp. 415-435.**Kundu, C.**(2014), Characterizations based on length-biased weighted measure of inaccuracy for truncated random variables.*Applications of Mathematics,*Vol. 59 (6), pp. 697-714.**Kundu, C.**and Nanda A. K. (2010), On generalized mean residual life of record values.*Statistics and Probability Letters,*Vol. 80, pp. 797-806.**Kundu, C.**, Nanda A. K. and Maiti, S. S. (2010), Some distributional results through past entropy.*Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference*, Vol. 140, pp. 1280-1291.**Kundu, C.**and Nanda, A. K. (2010), Some reliability properties of the inactivity time.*Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods,*Vol. 39, pp. 899-911.**Kundu, C.**, Nanda, A. K. and Hu, T. (2009), A note on reversed hazard rate of order statistics and record values.*Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference,*Vol. 139, pp. 1257-1265.

- Attended the Workshop on
*Reliability Theory and Survival Analysis*organized by Department of Mathematics and Statistics, IIT Kanpur during December 3-5, 2012. - Participated in the Workshop on
*Transportation of Oil and Gas Through Pipelines*at IndianOil Institute of Petroleum Management (IIPM), Gurgaon, organized by Petroleum Federation of India, IIPM and Lovraj Kumar Memorial Trust during July 08-10, 2009.

__Conferences__

- Presented a paper in the
*International Conference on Statistics and Related Areas for Equity, Sustainability and Development & XXXV Annual Convention of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics (ISPS)*held at Department of Statistics, University of Lucknow, India during November 28-30, 2015. - Organized a session and delivered an invited talk in the
*International Conference on Recent Advances in Statistics and their Applications & XXXIII Annual Convention of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics (ISPS)*held at Department of Statistics, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, India during December 26-28, 2013. - Presented a paper in the
*100th Indian Science Congress, Kolkata*under*ISCA Young Scientists’ Award Program 2012-13*in section Mathematical Sciences (including Statistics) during January 3-7, 2013. - Delivered an invited talk on Reliability in the
*XXXI Annual Convention of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics (ISPS) and International Conference on Statistics, Probability and Related Areas*held at Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) during December 19-22, 2011. - Presented a paper in the
*Seventh International Triennial Calcutta Symposium on Probability and Statistics*organized by the Department of Statistics, Calcutta University jointly with Calcutta Statistical Association during December 28-31, 2009. - Presented a paper in the
*Sixth International Triennial Calcutta Symposium on Probability and Statistics*organized by the Department of Statistics, Calcutta University jointly with Calcutta Statistical Association during December 29-31, 2006.