Debashis Mondal will be presenting a guest talk titled "Markov Random Fields, Geostatistics, and Matrix-Free Computation" on Friday, October 5, 2018.
Debashis Mondal is an associate professor at the Department of Statistics, Oregon State University. Prior to joining Oregon State in 2014, Mondal was on the statistics faculty at the University of Chicago. He received his PhD. in statistics from the University of Washington and both his bachelor and master’s degrees in statistics from the Indian Statistical Institute in Kolkata, India.
Mondal's research interests include spatial statistics, MCMC and time series. He is a recipient of the NSF career award, the young researcher award by the International Indian Statistical Association, and is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute.