DHANAVANTHAN P. Professor

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  • Department of Statistics
  • Ramanujan School of Mathematical Sciences
  • pdhanavanthan55@gmail.com

Academic Activity

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Educational Qualification (UG,PG & Higher Order)

S.No Degree Subject/Title of thesis University/Board Year of Passing
1 Ph.D. Statistics University of Madras 1987
2 M.Phil. Statistics University of Madras 1981
3 M.Sc. Statistics Annamalai University 1979
4 B. Sc Mathematics University of Madras 1976

Area of Specializaion

Awards / Prizes Conferred

S.No Name / Title of the Award Type Name of the Agency conferred the Award Year of the Award Amount for Cash Award

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Assistant Professor Statistics Government College (Men), Kumbakonam
2 Lecturer Statistics University of Madras
3 Reader Statistics University of Madras
4 Professor Statistics University of Madras
5 Professor Statistics Pondicherry University

Research Experience

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1 - - - -

Industry Experience

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1 - - -

Patent Details

S.No Title Status Patent Number Year of Award Type Commercialized Status

Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Comparative Study of Linear Mixed-effects and Artificial Neural Network Models for Longitudinal Unbalanced Growth Data of Madras Red Sheep R. Ganesan, P. Dhanavanthan, C. Kiruthika, P. Kumarasamy and D. Balasubramanyam Veterinary World 7, 52 – 58 2014 0.965
2 A non-parametric test for comparing cumulative incidence functions of current status of competing risks data Sreedevi E P, Sankaran P G and Dhanavanthan P Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice 8(4), pp.743-759 2014 0.37
3 A Non-parametric Test for Independence of Time Failure of Current Status Competing Risks Data Sreedevi E P, Sankaran P G and Dhanavanthan P Calcutta Statistical Association Bulletin Vol. 64, No.255-256, 167-179 2013 -

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Evaluation of Artificial Neural Network Model as an Alternative to Linear Mixed Model for Longitudinal Growth Data of Pigs Ganesan R, Dhanavanthan P, Kiruthika C, Kumarasamy P, Murugan M and Jaishankar S International Journal of Clinical and Biological Sciences Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 63-75 2016 -
2 Near-floor short-range radio link measurements and modelling at 915/2400 MHz in indoor corridors for wireless sensor networks Balachander Dhanavanthan, T Rama Rao and P Dhanavanthan International Journal of Sensor Networks Vol.17, Issue 2, pages 73-81 2015 -
3 Growth modeling and factors affecting growth traits in Madras Red Sheep R. Ganesan, P. Dhanavanthan, D. Balasubramanyam, P. Kumarasamy and Kiruthika Indian Journal of Animal Research Vol. 49, No.1, 20-25 2015 -

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Details of Conference Publication Page Nos. Year
1 Analysis of Longitudinal Growth Data of Sheep using Mixed Models P. Dhanavanthan, Kiruthika, R. Ganesan and P. Kumarasamy Proceedings of International Conference on Frontiers of Statistics and its Applications 134-142 2013
2 Artificial Neural Network Model as an Alternative to Nonlinear Model for Predicting Poultry Egg Production, R. Ganesan, P. Dhanavanthan, Kiruthika and P.V. Sreenivasaiah Applications of Reliability Theory and Survival Analysis (Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Developments in the Applications of Reliability Theory and Survival Analysis ) 177-188 2012

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Statistical Inference M. Rajagopalan and P. Dhanavanthan PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd. 2012 978-81-203-4635-2

Chapters in Books

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Edited Books

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Ongoing Projects

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Ongoing Consultancy Works

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Completed Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Watershed Management of Tamil Nadu - A Socio Economic Study UGC 1991-1994 22 lakhs 1994

Completed Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2015 M.SC 2 Statistics
2 2014 M.SC 6 Statistics
3 2013 M.SC 5 Statistics
4 2012 M.SC 6 Statistics

Research Guidance - Ph.D

S.No Student Name Thesis Title Date Awarded
1 Gajula Satyanarayana Insurance Management
2 J Navas Risk management
3 R. Ganesan Modeling Animal Growth Production Data: A Comparative Study of Conventional Statistical Models with Artificial Neural Network Models 23-03-2015

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

S.No Scholar Name Designation Funding Agency Fellowship Title Year of Joining Year of Completion

Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

S.No Title of the Paper Conferences/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme Organized by Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Insurance Mathematics National Symposium on Actuarial Science and Business Analytics (NSASBA -2016) Department of Statistics, University of Madras National 14-03-2016 15-03-2016 2016
2 Bivariate Intervened Poisson Distribution National Conference on Recent Trends in Statistical Theory and Practice Department of Statistics, University of Madras National 16-03-2015 16-03-2015 2015
3 An Overview on Poisson Process and Stationery Processes National Seminar on Recent Advances in Stochastic Modeling and its Applications Department of Statistics, Andhra University National 10-02-2013 11-02-2013 2013

Conferences/Seminars Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 International Conference on Frontiers of Statistics and Its Applications Pondicherry University, DST, DRDO, CSIR, MOSPI Department of Statistics, Pondicherry University, 3 days International 21-12-2012 23-12-2012 2012

Workshop Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 National Workshop on Geo-Statistics and Spatial Data Analysis DST Department of Statistics, Pondicherry University, 3 days National 19-12-2012 21-12-2012 2012

Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

S.No Name of the Body/Society Nature of Affiliation Year
1 Calcutta Statistical Association Life Member 2012
2 Indian Society for Medical Statistics Life Member 1997
3 Institute of Criminological Research Education and Services Life Member 1992
4 Indian Society of Probability and Statistics Life Member 1986

Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Head, Department of Statistics 2006 - 2013 All academic and administrative duties related to department and university
2 Dean (i/c), School of Engineering 2016 onwards All academic and administrative duties related to school and university
3 Dean, Ramanujan School of Mathematical Sciences 2017 onwards All academic and administrative duties related to school and university
4 Co-ordinator, UGC Innovative Program - M.Sc. Quantitative Finance 2012 onwards All academic and administrative duties related to course

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

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Collaboration with Institution/Industry

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E-Lecture Details

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