Abhijit Mandal

Abhijit Mandal

abhijit.mandal@wayne.edu

Department of Mathematics
1123 Faculty/Administration Building
656 W. Kirby
Detroit, MI 48202

Abhijit Mandal

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  •  Robust Inference, Asymptotic Theory, Nonparametric Additive Models, Independent Component Analysis, Multivariate Analysis.

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • Ph.D., Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, 2010
  • M.Stat., Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, 2005
  • B.Sc. (Statistics Honors), Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur, India, 2003

Selected Publications

A Wald-type test statistic for testing linear hypothesis in logistic regression models based on minimum density power divergence estimator. Electronic Journal of Statistics, Vol 11 (2), 2741-2772, 2017. (with A. Basu, A. Ghosh, N. Martin and L. Pardo)

Influence Analysis of Robust Wald-type Tests. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Vol. 147, 102-126, 2016. (with A. Ghosh, N. Martin and L. Pardo)

Generalized Wald-type Tests based on Minimum Density Power Divergence Estimators. Statistics, Vol. 50, 1-26, 2016. (with A. Basu, N. Martin and L. Pardo) 

Robust tests for the equality of two normal means based on the density power divergence. Metrika, Vol. 78, 611-634, 2015. (with A. Basu, N. Martin and L. Pardo) 

Non-linear Canonical Analysis Using AB-divergence. Entropy, Vol. 15, 2788-2804, 2013. (with A. Cichocki) 

Minimum disparity estimation: Improved efficiency through inlier modiffication. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Vol. 64, 71-86, 2013. (with A. Basu)

Testing Statistical Hypotheses based on the Density Power Divergence. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Vol. 65, 319-348, 2013. (with A. Basu, N. Martin and L. Pardo)

Multinomial goodness-of-fit testing and inlier modification. Electronic Journal of Statistics, Vol. 5, 1846-1875, 2011. (with A. Basu)

Deflation-based FastICA Reloaded. Proceedings of the 19th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2011), 1854-1858, 2011. (with K. Nordhausen, P. Ilmonen, H. Oja and E. Ollila)

Minimum Disparity Estimation based on Combined Disparities: Asymptotic Results. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Vol. 141, 701-710, 2011. (with S. K. Bhandari and A. Basu)

Goodness-of-Fit Testing in Growth Curve Models: A General Approach based on Finite Differences. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Vol. 55, 1086-1098, 2011. (with W. T. Huang, S. K. Bhandari and A. Basu)

Hypothesis Testing for two Discrete Populations based on the Hellinger Distance. Statistics and Probability Letters, Vol. 80, 206-214, 2010. (with A. Basu and L. Pardo)

Minimum Disparity Inference and the Empty Cell Penalty: Asymptotic Results. Sankhya, Series A, Vol. 72, 376-406, 2010. (with A. Basu and L. Pardo)

Independent Component Analysis (ICA) using Pearsonian Density Function. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 5441, 74-81, 2009. (with A. Chakraborty)

Minimum Hellinger Distance Estimation with Inlier Modification. Sankhya, Series B, Vol. 70, 310-322, 2008. (with R. K. Patra and A. Basu)

Currently Teaching

  • MAT 5030: Statistical Computing and Data Analysis, 3 credits, Fall 2017
    MAT 2210: Probability and Statistics, 4 credits, Fall 2017

Courses taught

MAT 2210: Probability and Statistics, 4 credits, Winter 2017
MAT 2210: Probability and Statistics, 4 credits, Fall 2016 (Two sections)