Bachelor of Science, U. Bombay, India, 1951; Master of Science, U. Bombay, 1953; Doctor of Philosophy, U. North Carolina, 1959.
Lecturer, U. Poona, India, 1954-1959;
reader, U. Poona, 1959-1968;
professor, U. Poona, 1968-1972;
assoc professor, U. Kentucky, Lexington, 1969-1973;
professor department statistics, U. Kentucky, since 1973. Visiting associate professor of University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1964-1966. Senior principal researcherCSIRO, Sydney, Australia, 1978.
Visiting professor University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1984-1985.
Fellow American Statistical Association. Member International Statistical Institute, Institute Mathematics Statistics.
Married Suhasini Desai, August 14, 1961. Children: Udayan, Manjushri, Anjali.