CURRICULUM VITAE Jyoti U. Devkota email@example.com
Department of Mathematics, School of Sciences, Kathmandu University, Nepal
Position: Professor of Mathematical Statistics (Since October 2013)
Formerly Head of the Department of Natural Science (Oct. 2013- April 2017)
Home address: Saraswati Tole Marg, Maharajganj, Kathmandu, Nepal. [Tel: +97714426457]
Data: Married with two children
Educational and Scientific Degrees: Dr. rer. nat. (PhD) from University of Osnabruck, Germany – DAAD Fellowship
Supervisor Professor Wolfgang
Stadje (Department of Computer Science and Mathematics, University of Osnabrueck, Germany).
Masters and Bachelors degree in Mathematical Statistics from Lady Shriram College, Delhi University, New Delhi, India.
Interdisciplinary applications of statistics, energy statistics, mathematical demography
Visiting-professor positions, 2007-2018: At universities in Germany, Canada, Portugal, China
Research Paper Presentation at International Conferences: Thailand, Korea, Sweden, China, Brazil, India, Netherlands
Special Assignment, March 2018- : Involved in the accreditation application process of the
university as a coordinator of the team
Membership in Scientific Organizations: Nepal German Alumni Association (NEGAAS), German Alumni Association for Nepal (GAAN), Nepal Mathematical Society, Ramanujan Mathematical
Teaching: Variety of undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate courses in Statistics and Mathematics. Training students for special modules namely Importance of Intellectual Property Rights, Questionnaire Design,
Basic and Advanced Data Analysis, Latex, MATLAB.
Supervision of Students: A large number, with a special focus on interdisciplinary applications of statistics in energy and environment
Publications: [3 books,
in English language, and more than 25 first authored papers ]One of the books is:
Statistics Made Easy with R – A data based interdisciplinary approach with case studies and comments, Heidel Press, Kathmandu,