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CURRICULUM VITAE           Jyoti U. Devkota           drjdevkota@ku.edu.np
devkotajb@gmail.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 addressSaraswati Tole Marg, Maharajganj, Kathmandu, Nepal. [Tel: +97714426457]

Personal 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.

Professional Interests: 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 Society

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, March 2018.

 

My Book Statistics Made Easy with R Software, Kathmandu, March 2018

In an International Conference on Applied Statistics in Pattaya, Thailand, 2015.

Latest Updates

Sep. 19, 2018

My ORCHID ID - https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5293-1753

Contact

Jyoti U. Devkota, PhD

Professor of Mathematical Statistics

School of Science

Kathmandu University 

Nepal

E-Mail: drjdevkota@ku.edu.np , devkotajb@gmail.com

 

Some of my publications

List of Publications (2008 – 2019)

  1. Jyoti U. Devkota 2019: Multivariate Statistics of Biogas and National Grid Energy Consumers for Countries With Limited and Scarce Data – Nepal as a Case Study, SN Applied Sciences, Volume 1, No. 4, Springer Nature, March 2019.
  2. Jyoti U. Devkota 2019 (accepted for publication): Statistical analysis of night radiance RH using VIIRS Day/Night Band satellite time series data. International Journal of Applied Power Engineering, Volume 8, No. 3, Institute of Advanced Engineering and Science, Malaysia, December 2019. Available at the Link http://ijape.iaescore.com/index.php/IJAPE/article/view/17686
  3. Jyoti U. Devkota 2019: A categorical data analysis of impact of biogas on women of rural households – with examples from Nepal. International Journal of Advances in Applied Sciences, Volume 8, No. 1, Institute of Advanced Engineering and Science, Malaysia, March 2019. Available at the Link http://ijaas.iaescore.com/index.php/IJAAS/article/view/18251
  4. Jyoti U, Devkota 2018: Statistics Made Easy with R - a data based interdisciplinary approach with case studies and comments, Heidel Press March 2018. (Book)
  5. Jyoti U. Devkota 2017: DataFan - Data data everywhere, but is this data too hot to handle? Statistician's Tips. (Blog). Available at the Link jyotiudevkota.blogspot.com
  6. Jyoti U. Devkota 2017: Digging Deeper IntoThe Data - Statistician's tips with illustrations, examples and applications. Kindle Edition. (Book) Available at the Link https://www.amazon.com/Jyoti-U-Devkota-PhD/e/B071ZXJ2F2%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share
  7. Jyoti U. Devkota, Kamala Upreti, Deepa Gurung 2015: Principal Components Analysis of Socio-Economic Factors of Micro Hydro Consumers of Nepal, Proceedings of Interna-tional Conference on "ASIAN Community Knowledge Networks for the Economy, Society, Culture and Environmental Stability", Page 387 - 393, Jan. 2015. Available at the Link http://icmr.crru.ac.th/Journal/Journal%205/2%20Principal%20Component%20Analysis.pdf
  8. Jyoti U. Devkota, Kamala Upreti, Deepa Gurung 2015: Principal Components Analysis of Socio-Economic Factors of Renewable Energy Users of Countries Such as Nepal, Proceedings of International Conference on Applied Statistics 2015, Page 143 - 149, July 2015. Available at the Link http://www.statassoc.or.th/.
  9. Jyoti U. Devkota, R. S. Singh, 2014: Mathematical modeling of mortality for countries with limited and defective data, Research in Applied Statistical Science page 23-36, Nova Publishers, 2014.(Book)
  10. Jyoti U. Devkota, Swechhya Singh, Chanda Prajapati, Binu Hada 2014: Principle components analysis of the socioeconomic conditions of biogas users - with examples from Nepal. International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, Volume 4, No. 3, Page 655 - 664, September 2014. Available at the Link                         http://www.ijrer.org/ijrer/index.php/ijrer/article/view/1472
  11. Jyoti U. Devkota, Chanda Prajapati, Swechyya Singh, Binu Hada 2014: Statistical analysis of benefits of renewable energy - examples of biogas consumers of Nepal. International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, Volume 4, No. 2, Page 471 - 476, June 2014. Available at the Link http://www.ijrer.org/ijrer/index.php/ijrer/article/view/1281
  12. Jyoti U. Devkota, Chanda Prajapati, Swechyya Singh, Binu Hada 2014: Multinomial logistic regression of benefits of renewable energy-examples from biogas consumers of Nepal, Proceedings of International Conference on Applied Statistics 2014, Page 206 - 213, May 2014. Available at the Link http://www.statassoc.or.th/.
  13. Jyoti U. Devkota, Chanda Prajapati, Swechyya Singh, Binu Hada 2013: Statistical analysis of socioeconomic variables of biogas consumers of Nepal. Rentech Symposium Compendium, Volume 3, Page 32-35, September 2013.
  14. Jyoti U. Devkota 2012: Mortality and Fertility Models for Countries with Limited Data-Results Based on Demographic Data of Nepal, India and Germany, Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbruecken, Germany, September 2012 (Book). Available at the Link https://www.amazon.com/Jyoti-U-Devkota-PhD/e/B071ZXJ2F2%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share
  15. Jyoti U. Devkota, Swechyya Singh, Binu Hada, Chanda Prajapat 2012: Some preliminary results from the data analysis of consumer pro¯le database of renewable energy (biogas). Rentech Symposium Compendium, Volume 2, Page 8 - 13, December 2012.
  16. Jyoti U. Devkota, Binu Hada, Chanda Prajapati, Swechya Singh 2012: The importance of research data digitization and its statistical analysis-with examples of biogas consumers of Nepal, International Journal for Environmental Science and Development, Vol.3, no. 2, Page 103 - 108, April 2012. Available at the Link http://www.ijesd.org/papers/197-CD0012.pdf
  17. Jyoti U. Devkota, Binu Hada, Chanda Prajapati and Swechya Singh 2012: Some highlights of consumer profile database of renewable energy (biogas) and statistical analysis of some of its parameters", Rentech proceedings, Vol. 1, Page 1-4, March 2012.
  18. Jyoti U. Devkota, R. S. Singh, 2011: Mathematical modeling of mortality for countries with limited and defective data, Journal of Applied Statistical Sciences, vol. 19 no1, page 24-38.
  19. Jyoti U. Devkota, R. S. Singh, 2010: Deterministic and probabilistic models with applications to modeling fertility data, Journal of Applied Statistical Sciences, vol.18 no.2, page 161-176.
  20. S. M. Dixit, J. Upadhyaya, et al., 2010: Assessment of Aqueous extracts of selected nepali high altitude medicinal and aromatic herbs as antimicrobial agents against selected gram - negative and gram-positive opportunistic pathogens, Research Journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 5 (2), Page 37 - 42. 9.
  21. Jyoti Upadhyaya, 2008: Mathematical Analysis of Age Structured Population data, Abstracts of Fifth National Conference on Science and Technology, Nov. 10 - 12, 2008, Page 390. 10.
  22. Jyoti Upadhyaya, R.P.Ghimire, Tulsi Upadhyaya, 2008: Finite Buffer Non-Preemptive Pri-ority Queue with Heterogeneous Servers under Randomized Push out scheme, Abstracts of Fifth National Conference on Science and Technology, Nov. 10 - 12, 2008, Page 382.
  23. R. P. Ghimire, Jyoti Upadhyaya, Tulsi Upadhyaya, 2008: Priority Queues with Balking and Reneging, Ab- stracts of Fifth National Conference on Science and Technology, Nov. 10 - 12, 2008, Page 383.
  24. S.M.Dixit, J. Upadhyaya, A. Dhakal, P. Dulal, P. Gautam, D. Malla, A. Manandhar, S. Pandey, S. Paudel, P. Shrestha and B.M.Pokhrel , 2008 : Assessment of aqueous extracts of selected Nepali high altitude Medic- inal and Aromatic herbs as Antimicrobial agents. Abstracts of Fifth National Conference on Science and Technology, Nov. 10 - 12, 2008, Page 183.

 

 

My research article is published in Springer Nature.

My research article titled "Multivariate Statistics of Biogas and National Grid Energy Consumers  for Countries with Limited and Scarce Data: Nepal as a Case Study"is published  in Springer Nature and can be read in the link  https://rdcu.be/brUYr