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science educator

Asok K. Nanda, science educator. Recipient Merit award, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1989, Debaprasad Ghosal Memorial medal, Ramakrishna Mission Residential College.


Nanda, Asok K. was born on August 8, 1965.


Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Physics & Statistics with honors, Calcutta University, 1987. Master of Science in Statistics, Calcutta University, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in Statistics, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 1998.

Postdoc in Statistics, University New Brunswick, St. John, Canada, 1999.


Honorary faculty Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, 1991—1992. Lecturer, department statistics Punjab University, 1992—2000. Visiting assistant professor, department mathematics University Arizona, 1999—2000.

Assistant professor IIT Kharagpur, 2000—2008. Associate professor IISER Kolkata, since 2008. Junior research fellow Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi, 1991—1992.

Reviewer American Mathematics Society, since 2006.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.


Member of Indian Science Congress Association, Indian Association Productivity, Quality & Reliability (life), Indian Statistical Association (life), Calcutta Statistical Association (life), National Academy of Sciences (India) (life), International Indian Statistical Association (life).