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Jyoti U. Devkota

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Name: Jyoti  Upadhyaya Devkota.

Sex/Nationality: Female  / Nepalese.

Marital status: Married;  2 Children

 Address: P.O.  Box 9303, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal.

 E-mail: drjdevkota@ku.edu.np

 Qualification: PhD. (Dr. rer. nat.), University of Osnabrueck, Germany (1996 - 2000), DAAD Fellowship

 Present position: Professor of Statistics and Mathematics, Kathmandu University, Nepal. Head of The Departmentof Natural Sciences from October 2013 to April 2017.

Research interest: Development of new Statistical Methodologies and Interdisciplinary applications of Statistics 

Courses (this semester): Probability and Statistics for Engineers, Applied Statistics, Advanced Statistics 

During a visit to Sichuan University, Chengdu, China.

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

Latest Updates

Sep. 19, 2018

My ORCHID ID

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5293-1753

Contact

Jyoti U. Devkota, PhD

Professor of Statistics and Mathematics

School of Science

Kathmandu University 

Nepal 

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

 

Some of my publications

List of Publications (2008 – 2017)

  1. Jyoti U. Devkota 2018: Statistics made easy, a data based interdisciplinary approach- with case studies and comments, Heidel Press, Kathmandu, Nepal, March 2018. (Book)
  2. Jyoti U. Devkota 2017: DataFan - Data data everywhere, but is this data too hot to handle? Statistician's Tips. jyotiudevkota.blogspot.com (Blog)
  3. Jyoti U. Devkota 2017: Digging Deeper Into The Data - Statistician's tips with illustrations, examples and applications. Kindle Edition. (Book)
  4. Jyoti  U. Devkota,  Kamala  Upreti,  Deepa  Gurung  2016:  Principal Components Analysis  of Socio-Economic Factors of Micro Hydro Consumers of Nepal,  Proceedings  of International Conference  on “ASIAN Community Knowledge Networks for the Economy, Society, Culture and Environmental Stability”, Page 387 - 393,   May 2016.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. Jyoti U. Devkota,  Chanda Prajapati, Swechyya Singh, Binu Hada 2014: Multinomial  logistic regression of ben- efits of renewable  energy-examples  from biogas consumers  of Nepal, Proceedings  of International  Conference on Applied Statistics 2014, Page 206 - 213, May 2014.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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)
  12. Jyoti  U. Devkota,  Swechyya  Singh,  Binu  Hada,  Chanda Prajapat 2012:  Some preliminary results  from the data  analysis  of consumer  profile database of renewable  energy (biogas).  Rentech  Symposium  Compendium, Volume 2, Page 8 - 13, December  2012.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. 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.
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. Jyoti  Upadhyaya, R.P.Ghimire, Tulsi  Upadhyaya, 2008:  Finite  Buffer Non-Preemptive Priority Queue  with Heterogeneous Servers under Randomized Push out scheme, Abstracts of Fifth National  Conference on Science and Technology,  Nov.  10 - 12, 2008, Page 382.
  20. 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.
  21. 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.
  22. Bhupendra Devkota,  Bhanu Bhakta Panthi, Jyoti U. Devkota,  2008: Pesticidal Activities of Mixture  of certain Botanicals  against  coffee stem Borer, Abstracts of Fifth National  Conference on Science and Technology,  Nov. 10 - 12, 2008, Page 69.
  23. Bhanu  Panthi, Bhupendra Devkota,  Jyoti  U. Devkota,  2008:  Effect of botanical pesticides  used  to  control coffee pests  on the  soil fertility  of coffee orchards.   Journal of Agriculture and  Environment, MOAC,  Vol.  9, 2008.