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SHOVAN CHOWDHURY  










Associate Professor

Quantitative Methods and Operations Management

+91-495-2809119 / +91-- 9539849773
  shovanc@iimk.ac.in


PhD in Statistics, University of Calcutta

MSc in Statistics, University of Calcutta

BSc (Hons.) Statistics, University of Calcutta

Research Areas
Lifetime Distribution, Reliability and Survival Analysis

Stochastic Ordering, Majorization

Satistical Quality Control (Parametric and Non-parametric), Inference in Queueing models,

Forecasting, Analytics

 

Recent Consulting / Other Assignments
Consultant Statistician, ICRA Techno Analytics Ltd, Kolkata

Consultant Statistician, Data Infocom Software Solutions Ltd.
 

Current Projects
IIMK MGRP on "Forecasting & Supply Chain Planning in an Indian Ethnic Wear Industry-A Case Study" (2016) (ongoing)

IIMK SGRP on "Some New Lifetime Distributions and their Applications" (2014) (completed)
 

Academic Positions
Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode

Visiting Faculty, Indian Institute of Management, Amritsar

Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode

Assistant Professor, Army Institute of Management (Formerly, National Institute of Management), Kolkata

Guest Faculty, Calcutta University, Kolkata

Visiting Researcher, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai

Lecturer, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan

 

Other Professional Appointments
Life Member, International Indian Statistical Association

Life Member, International Indian Statistical Association

Member, American Statistical Association

Life Member, Calcutta Statistical Association

Life Member, Indian Association of Productivity, Quality and Reliability

Referee: Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods, Statistics and Probability Letters, Statistical Methodology, Quality and Reliability Engineering International, Naval Research Logistics, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, National Academy of Science, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation

 

Corporate / Public Sector Leadership
Facilitator, Faculty Development Program on Multivariate Data Analysis

Facilitator, Management Development Program on Predictive Analytics Using R
 

Awards
UGC-CSIR National Eligibility Test (NET) qualified

Selected for the Japanese Government Monbukagakusho (MEXT) scholarship, in Kobe University, Japan

National Scholar in Madhyamik and Higher Secondary Examinations

 

Significant Publications
Ordering properties of sample minimum from Kumaraswamy-G random variables (with A. Kundu), 2017, Statistics-Journal of Theoretical and Applied Statistics (Taylor & Francis), to appear

Stochastic Comparison of Parallel Systems with Log-Lindley Distributed Components (with A. Kundu), 2017, Operations Research Letters (Elsevier), Vol 45 (3), 199-205

On Compounded Geometric Distributions and Their Applications (with A. Mukherjee and A. Nanda), Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation, 2017, 46 (3), 1715-1734

Ordering Properties of Order Statistics from Heterogeneous Exponentiated Weibull Models (with A. Kundu), 2016, Statistics and Probability Letters (Elsevier), Vol 114, pp 119-127

Some Results on Majorization and Their Applications (with A. Kundu, A.K. Nanda and N. Hazra), 2016, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics (Elsevier), Vol 301, pp 161-177

Bayes Estimation in M/M/1 Queues with Bivariate Prior (with S. P. Mukherjee), 2016, Journal of Statistics & Management Systems (Taylor and Francis), vol 19 (5), pp 681-699

Acceptance sampling plans based on truncated life test for the generalized Weibull model, (IEEM), 2016 IEEE International Conference on, 2016 - ieeexplore.ieee.org, 2016

A model-based approach of flexibility and its impact on organization and employee welfare in lean environment (with P.Basu and P.A.Alam), 2015, Decision, Volume 42, Issue 3, pp 269-277

Distribution-free Phase II CUSUM Control Chart for Joint Monitoring of Location and Scale (with S. Chakraborty and A. Mukherjee), 2015, Quality and Reliability Engineering International (John Wiley), Vol. 31 (1), 135-151

Bayesian Estimation of Traffic Intensity in an M/Er/1 Queueing Model (with S S Maiti), Proceedings of IWCBTA and ISBA Regional Meeting, IIT, BHU, Research and Reviews- Journal of Statistics, 2014

A New Distribution-free Control Chart for Joint Monitoring of Location and Scale Parameters of Continuous Distribution (with S. Chakraborty and A. Mukherjee), 2014, Quality and Reliability Engineering International (John Wiley), Vol. 30 (2), pp 191-204

Estimation of traffic intensity based on queue length in a single M/M/1 queue (with S. P. Mukherjee), 2013, Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods (Taylor & Francis), Vol. 42, Issue 13, pp 2376-2390

Estimation of waiting time distribution in an M/M/1 queue (with S.P.Mukherjee), OPSEARCH, 2011, 48, issue 4, 306-317 (Springer)

Bayes Estimation of Measures of effectiveness in an M/M/1 Queueing Model (with S. P. Mukherjee), Calcutta Statistical Association Bulletin, 2010, 62, 97-108

Maximum Likelihood and Bayes Estimation in M/M/1 Queue (with S. P. Mukherjee), Stochastic Modeling and Applications, 2005, Vol.8, 47-55

Bayesian Estimation of Traffic Intensity (with S. P. Mukherjee), IAPQR Transactions, 2005, Vol. 30, 89-100

On a two-parameter discrete distribution and its applications (with A. Nanda and A. Mukherjee), 2014, IIMK working paper

Distribution-Free Cusum control chart for joint monitoring of location and scale (with S. Chakraborty and A. Mukherjee), 2014, IIMK working paper

Distribution-Free Cusum control chart for joint monitoring of location and scale (with S. Chakraborty and A. Mukherjee), 2014, IIMK working paper

 

Conferences, Seminars & Talks
IEEE International Conference on  Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, Bali, Indonesia, Dec 4-7, 2016

IISA-2015, Celebrating Statistical Innovation and Impact in a World of Big & Small Data organized by International Indian Statistical Association, Dec 20-24, 2015

ICSTC-2015, International Conference on Statistics for Twenty-First Century by Kerala University and American Statistical Association, December 17-19, 2015

International workshop on applied probability, Antalya, Turkey (invited), June, 16-19, 2014

3rd IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analytics and Intelligence, organized by Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, 13-14 April, 2013

International Workshop/Conference on Bayesian Theory and Applications (IWCBTA), Jan 6-10, 2013, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (accepted)

Statistics, Science, and Society: New Challenges and Opportunities: organized by International Indian Statistical Association, January 2-5, 2013, Chennai, India (Invited)

Eighth International Triennial Calcutta Symposium on Probability & Statistics, Kolkata, December 27-30, 2012

International Conference on Optimization, Computing & Business Analytics (ICOCBA),organized by ORSI, Kolkata, December 20-22, 2012 (accepted)

Seminar Presentation in Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, April 2012 (Invited)

XXXII Annual Convention of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics (ISPS) & International Conference on frontiers of Statistics and its Applications, Cochin, Kerala, 21-23 December, 2012

Workshop on Reliability Theory and Survival Analysis, Organized by Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, Nov. 23-252011

Pan IIM World Management Conference, organized by MHRD, Gov. of India, Goa, May 30-June 1, 2013

 

Working Papers
1.   Distribution-free cusum control chart for joint monitoring of location and scale
Shovan Chowdhury,Amitava Mukherjee,Subha Chakraborti    (2014)    Abstract

2.   On a two-parameter discrete distribution and its applications
Shovan Chowdhury,Amitava Mukherjee,Asok K. Nanda    (2014)    Abstract

3.   Compounded Generalized Weibull Distributions - A Unified Approach
Shovan Chowdhury    (2014)    Abstract

4.   Stochastic Comparisons of Parallel Systems of Heterogeneous Generalized Exponential Components
Amarjit Kundu, Shovan Chowdhury & Asok K Nanda    (2014)    Abstract

5.   A PHASE-II NONPARAMETRIC CUSUM CHART WITH AN APPLICATION TO EXCHANGE RATES DATA
Mukherjee A, Marozzi M and Shovan Chowdhury    (2014)    Abstract

6.   Bayes Estimation with Bivariate Prior in M=M=1 Queues
Shovan Chowdhury    (2015)    Abstract

 
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