Subhajit Dutta

PhD (ISI, Kolkata)

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Research Interest



  • Post-doctoral fellow (KAUST) with Prof. Marc G. Genton
  • Ph.D. in Statistics, ISI, Kolkata, 2013. Ph.D. Supervisor : Prof.
    Probal Chaudhuri.
  • M.Sc. in Statistics, IIT, Kanpur, India, 2007.
  • B.Sc. in Statistics, Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India, 2005.



  • Dutta, S., Ghosh, A. K. and Chaudhuri, P. (2011) Some intriguing properties of Tukey’s half-space depth. Bernoulli, 17, 1420-1434.

  • Dutta, S. and Ghosh, A. K. (2012) On robust classification using projection depth. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 64, 657-676.

  • Dutta, S. and Chaudhuri, P. (2012) Semiparametric discriminant analysis for mixture populations. Stat, 1, 90-102.

  • Dutta, S., Chaudhuri, P. and Ghosh, A. K. (2014) Linear discriminant analysis of character sequences using occurrences of words. Statistica Sinica, 24, 493-514.

  • Dutta, S. and Genton, M. G. (2014a) A non-Gaussian multivariate distribution with all lower-dimensional Gaussians and related families. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 132, 82-93.


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