VI-MSS Workshop on Environmental Statistics: March 2-4, 2015


The workshop was held in Kolkata, India.


It consisted of a series of lectures spanning a broad range of topics of current interest in statistical modeling, data analysis and inference in environmental sciences.

Half of the invited speakers were from U.S. universities and the rest from Universities and Institutes in India.

A short course on the theme of the workshop was given by Richard Smith (SAMSI) and Douglas Nychka (NCAR) on March 2.

Local Committee

Chairman: Prof. Bimal K. Roy, Director, ISI

Members: Sabyasachi Bhattacharya, Arijit Chakraborty, Samarjit Das, Indranil Mukherjee, Parthanil Roy

Governor: Ashis SenGupta

This workshop was arranged under VI-MSS and was sponsored by DST and ISI (India) and NSF (USA).