Debajit is a PhD student at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne. He is being supervised by Prof Aurore Delaigle (Unimelb). His research topic is titled “Theoretical and Numerical aspects of Functional Data Analysis”.
Debajit completed his Master of Science (M. Sc.) in Statistics from IIT Kanpur in June 2015. His final year project involved developing the asymptotic distribution of a quantile estimator of the location parameter in stochastic volatility models. It was done under the supervision of Dr Subhra Sankar Dhar and Dr Amit Mitra of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, IIT Kanpur.