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Prof. P G SANKARAN

Professor

Department of Statistics

Cochin University of Science and Technology
Kochi - 682022, Kerala, India

E-mail

pgsankaran@cusat.ac.in



BRIEF BIO
Dr. P. G. Sankaran is the thirteenth Pro-Vice Chancellor of Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT). He took charge of the position on 3rd May 2018. Dr. Sankaran has more than 22 years of experience in teaching and research. He had served as Head, Department of Statistics, CUSAT and as Director, Centre for Population Studies. Dr. Sankaran got masters and doctoral degrees in Statistics from CUSAT. He received BOYSCAST fellowship of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India in 2000. He got Young Researcher Award of International Indian Statistical Association in 2010. Dr. Sankaran has published more than 167 research papers in international journals. He has already guided 13 research students for their doctoral degrees. Dr. Sankaran is member of various academic committees of reputed institutions. He is an elected member of international Statistical Institute, The Netherlands. He has research collaborations with reputed institutions with in India and abroad.

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Distribution Theory, Information Measures, Reliability Theory, Statistical Inference, Survival Analysis

RESEARCH PROFILES
Google Scholar : https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=QuXcISIAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS (RECENT) [TOTAL PUBLICATIONS : 164]
  • Empirical Likelihood Test for Equality of Cumulative Incidence Functions, Journal of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics, 2020

  • A class of distributions with quadratic hazard quantile function, Journal of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics, 2020

  • Some reliability properties of extropy and its related measures usingquantile function, Statistica, 2020

  • Bayesian inference in quantile functions, Communications in Statistics- Theory and Methods, 2020

  • Nonparametric inference for panel count data with competing risks, Journal of Applied Statistics, 2020

  • Dynamic information volatility function, Statistica, 2020

  • A new family of quantile functions and its applications, Communications in Statistics- Theory and Methods, 2020

  • Modeling and analysis of proportional hazards competing risks cure rate model, Journal of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics, , 2020

  • The cause specific hazard quantile function , Austrian Journal of Statistics, Vol. 48, 2019

  • Proportional odds modela quantile approach. Journal of Applied Statistics, Journal of Applied Statistics, 2019

  • BOOKS PUBLISHED
  • Prof. P G SANKARAN, N.Unnikrishnan Nair and N.Balakrishna, Reliability Modeling and Analysis in Discrete Time, Academic Press, 2018 , ISBN : 978-0-12-801913-9

  • Prof. P G SANKARAN, N Unnikrishnan Nair and N. Balakrishna, Quantile based Reliability Analysis, Springer, Birkhauser, New York, 2013

  • Prof. P G SANKARAN, Sunoj, S. M, The Collected Papers of Prof.N.Unnikrishnan Nair, Department of Statistics, CUSAT, 2007

  • Prof. P G SANKARAN, N. Unnikrishnan Nair , StatisticalMethodsfor Quality and Reliability, Education Publishers and Distributors, Ernakulam, 1998

  • AWARDS AND HONOURS
  • Young Researcher Award from International Indian Statistical Association, in the year 2010

  • BOYSCAST Fellow from DST, Govt. of India, in the year 2000

  • Senior Research Fellowship from CSIR, in the year 1991

  • RESEARCH PROJECTS
  • "MATRICS scheme of Department of Science and Technology" (Government of India- 2018 -2021 , Total outlay Rs.660000)

  • "Modeling and analysis of lifetime data using quantile functions" (KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala- 2017 -2020 )

  • "USERS Scheme-Book Writing ( Co-investigator) “ Quantile based Reliability Analysis" (DST, Govt. of India- 2011 -2013 )