Publications

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  • On a problem in Semiparametric Estimation (with X. Wan) Nonparametric Functional Estimation and Related topics, NATO Advanced Study Institute Volume (ed. G. Roussas), Kluwer Acad. Publishers (1991), 647-656.
  • Large sample distribution of the sample total in a generalized rejective sampling scheme (with G. Michaletzky and P. Todorovic), Statistics and Probability Letters, (1991), 11, 463-468. [PDF]
  • a. Statistical Training at the Universities - some views, Bulletin of the International
    Statistical Inst. 48th Session, Cairo, Egypt (1991) 54, Book 1,1-9.
    b. Statistical Training at the Universities - some views, Also reprinted in Medianen (1991), Jour. of  the Swedish Statistical Soc. Committee on Education, 2-10.
  • A rank test based on the number of near-matches, for ordered alternatives in Randomized blocks (with M. Ebneshahrashoob, P.K. Sen and R.C. Tiwari), Sankhya (1991), 53 Ser. A.,183-193. [PDF]
  • On locally optimal tests for the mean direction of the Langevin distribution (with A. SenGupta), Statistics and Probability Letters, 12(1991), 537-544. [PDF]
  • Multivariate Optimality and Related Topics, Editor (jointly with A. SenGupta) Special Issue of Statistics and Probability Letters (North Holland 1991).
  • 1990 Niakuk Environmental Monitoring Program  (with M.S. Horgan, G. Davis, S.G. Atwater, J.T. Gunn), (ed. R.K. Dewey) Science Applications International Corp., Bellevue, WA (1991) Vol. 1 (160 pp.), Vol. 2 (245 pp.).
  • Tests of fit using spacings statistics with estimated parameters (with M.T. Wells and R.C. Tiwari) Statistics and Probability Letters (1992), 13, 365-372 [PDF]
  • Large sample theory of spacings statistics for tests of fit for the composite hypothesis (with M. Wells and R.C. Tiwari), Journ. of Royal Statist. Soc. (Ser. B) (1993), 55, 189-203. [PDF]
  • Goodness of fit in multidimensions based on nearest neighbor distances (with X. Zhou), Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 2 (1993), 271-284.
  • Empirical Spacings process and bootstrapped version, Bull. of the Int. Statist. Instt. Contributed Papers, 49th Session, Florence (Italy), 2, (1993), 23-24.
  • Statistical inference from discrete life-history data (with D. Sengupta) Probability and Statistics, (eds. S.K. Basu and B.K. Sinha) Narosa Publ. House, New Delhi, (1993), 254-261.
  • Circular Regression (with Y.R. Sarma) Statistical Sciences and Data Analysis, (Netherlands), (1993), 109-128, (eds. K. Matusita et al), VSP, Utrecht [PDF]
  • Inference from Discrete Life History Data: a counting process approach (with D. Sengupta) Scandinavian Journal of Statistics (1993), 20, 51-62. [PDF]
  • Local sensitivity of posterior distributions and posterior quantities (with S. Basu and W. Liu) Proceedings of the Section on Bayesian Statistical Science, Amer Statistical Assoc.(1993), 1-7.
  • Modern Statistical Education - Some international prospectives, in Modern Interdisciplinary Univ. Statistics Education, (ed. J.R Tucker), Comm. on Appld. and Theoretical Statistics, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, (1994), 61-71.
  • Updates of Statistics in a General Linear Model: A statistical interpretation and Applications (with P. Bhimasankaram) Comm. in Statistics (1994), 23, 789-801.
  • Future Statistical Training- Some Observations, Proc. of the Fourth International Conference on Teaching Statistics, International Statistical Institute, (1994), 202-207.
  • Recursive estimation and testing in general linear models with applications to Regression diagnostics (with P. Bhimasankaram) Tamkang Journal of Mathematics, (1994), 25 , 353-366.
  • Some results on the empirical spacings process and its bootstrapped version (with Jing Qin), in New Trends in Probability and Statistics-Multivariate Statistics and Matrices in Statistics,  Proc. of the Fifth Tartu Conference on Multivariate Analysis.(1995), 17-33 (eds. E.M.Tiit et al), VSP, Utrecht, Netherlands.
  • Stability of Bayes Estimators and Posterior Distributions, Bull. of the International Statistical Instt., Contributed Papers, Vol 1 (1995), 549-550, 50th Session, Beijing, China.
  • Local Posterior Robustness with Parametric Priors:  Maximum and Average sensitivity (with S. Basu and W. Liu), in Maximum Entropy and Bayesian Methods (1996), 97-106(ed G. R. Heidbreder), Kluwer Acad. Publishers, Netherlands.
  • A Bayesian approach to some problems in Spatial Inference (with R. Machiraju), in Proc. of the ICCS-V, Invited Papers Volume, A-3, (1996), 1-13, Malang, Indonesia.
  • The effect of Computational and Measurement Errors on ARMA Likelihood (with C. Wu and W.              Wang, in Chinese), Jour. of Fuzhou Univ., China (1996), 24, Number 5, 20-25.
  • Linear Zero Functions in GLM updates, Bull. of the International Statistical Instt., Contributed Papers, Vol 2 (1997), 83-84, 51st Session, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Small Sample Approximations for Spacings Statistics (with K. Ghosh),  Jour of            
    Statist. Planning and Inference (1998), 69, 245-261. [PDF]
  • Testing for Harmonic New Better than Used in Expectation (with E.Lee),  Probab. in
     the Engineering and Informational Sciences (1998), 12, 409-416.
  • A Test for Second-order Stochastic Dominance, (with E. Lee), Stochastic Modelling and Applications.(1998), 1, 1-16.
  • Predictive Inference for Directional data, (with  A. SenGupta),  Statistics and Probability Letters,   (1998), 40, 247-257. [PDF]
  • Stability and infinitesimal robustness of posterior distributions and posterior quantities (with S.Basu and W. Liu),  Jour of  Statist. Planning and inference. (1998), 71, 151-162. [PDF]
  • Changes in the General Linear Model: A unified approach (with D. Sengupta), Linear Algebra and its Applications. (1999), 289, 225-242. [PDF]
  • The influence of numerical and observational errors on the likelihood of an ARMA series, (with   C. Wu and W. Wang),  Jour of Time Series Analysis. (1999), 20, 223-235. [PDF]
  • Change point problems for the von Mises distribution, (with K. Ghosh and M. Vasudaven),  Jour. of  Applied Statistics, (1999), 26 , 423-434. [PDF]
  • A Conditional Saddlepoint Approximation for Testing Problems, (with R. Gatto), Jour. of the American Statist. Assoc.(1999), 94, 533-541. [PDF]
  • An Entropy based test for Goodness-of-fit of the von Mises distribution (with U. Lund),   Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, (2000), 67, 319-332. [PDF]
  • Poisson limits for pairwise and area-interaction point processes (with M. Penrose),  Advances in Applied Prob. (2000), 32, 75-85. [PDF]
  • A Wrapped  Exponential Circular model, (with T. Kozubowski), Proc. of the Andhra Pradesh Akademi of Sciences, Special Issue on Statistical Methods, (2000),  5, No.1, 43-56.
  • Some Recent Results on Inference based on Spacings, (with K. Ghosh), Asymptotics in Statistics and Probability (Ed. M.L.Puri), (2000), VSP Inter. Science Publishers, Netherlands, 185-196.
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