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Debashis Mondal

Associate Professor
Department of Statistics

Debashis Mondal

Associate Professor
Department of Statistics

Background

Education

PhD in Statistics, University of Washington, Seattle, 2007

Bachelor and Masters of Statistics, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, India, 2000, 2002

Research

Research Interests

  • Spatial Statistics
  • MCMC
  • Global Seismology
  • Anomaly Detection
  • Ecology
  • Time Series

Research Area

Data Science

Publications

  • Mondal, D. and Wang, C. (2018), "A matrix-free method for spatial-temporal Gaussian state-space models," to appear in Statstica Sinica.
  • Mondal, D. (2018), "On edge correction of conditional and intrinsic autoregressions," to appear in Biometrika.
  • Chaudhuri, S., Mondal, D., and Yin, T. (2017), "Hamiltonian Monte Carlo sampling in Bayesian empirical likelihood computation," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology), 79(1), 293-320.
  • Mondal, D. and Hinrichs, N. (2016), "Rank Tests from Partially Ordered Data Using Importance and MCMC Sampling Methods," Statistical Science, 31(3), 325-347.
  • Dutta, S. and Mondal, D. (2016), "REML estimation with intrinsic Matérn dependence in the spatial linear mixed model," Electronic Journal of Statistics, 10(2), 2856-2893.
  • Dutta, S. and Mondal, D. (2015), "An h‐likelihood method for spatial mixed linear models based on intrinsic auto‐regressions," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology), 77(3), 699-726.
  • Mondal, D. (2015), "Applying Dynkin’s isomorphism: an alternative approach to understand the Markov property of the de wijs process," Bernoulli, 21(3), 1289-1303.
  • Besag, J. and Mondal, D. (2013), "Exact Goodness‐of‐Fit Tests for Markov Chains," Biometrics, 69(2), 488-496.
  • Mondal, D. and Percival, D. B. (2010), "Wavelet variance analysis for gappy time series," Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 62(5), 943-966.
  • Besag, J. and Mondal, D. (2005), "First-order intrinsic autoregressions and the de Wijs process," Biometrika, 92(4), 909-920.

Awards

  • Elected member of the International Statistical Institute, 2016.
  • Young researcher award, International Indian Statistical Association, 2015.
  • Sole Biometrics showcase session paper, JSM, Boston, 2014.
  • Microsoft Junior Travel Award, ISBA World Meeting, Kyoto, Japan, 2012.
  • NSF Career award, 2012.
  • Z.W. Birnbaum award, Department of Statistics, University of Washington, 2005.