Prof. R.S.Srivastava

FACULTY OF SCIENCE >> Department of Statistics
 
Designation : Professor
Qualification : M.Sc. (BHU), PhD (SPU)
Phone Nos : 0265-2788405®, +91 9824313066(M)
Email :
Experience : Lecturer in Statistics, H.C.P.G. College, Varanasi (UP), Reader in Statisitcs, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Professor of Statistics The M.S.University of Baroda.
Areas of Interest : Parametric Statistical Inference, Bayesian inference, Linear models, Bio-Statistics, Interdisciplinary research and research methodology
 
Prof. R.S.Srivastava

Detailed CV

TEACHING EXPERIENCE : POST GRADUATE 30 YEARS.
: UNDER GRADUATE 14 YEARS.
LECTURER (IN H.C.P.G. COLLEGE, VARANASI):5 YEARS. (JAN.1985-DEC.1989)
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, SAURAHTRA UNIVERSITY, RAJKOT: 8 YEARS (JAN.1990-
SEPT.1998)
PROFESSOR, SAURASHTRA UNIVERSITY, RAJKOT: 5YEARS (SEPT.1998-NOV.2003)
PROFESSOR, THE M.S. UNIVERSITY OF BARODA SINCE DEC.2003- TILL DATE.
RESEARCH EXPERIENCE : 27 years
STUDENTS AWARDED Ph.D. : 04
ADMINISTRATIVE/ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:
1. Head, Dept. of Statistics, Faculty of Science, The M.S.University of
Baroda(2004- 2011)
2. Director,Population Research Centre, The M.S.University of Baroda.
(2008 – 2011)
3. Principal Investigator for UGC / DST sponsored major research project
(2003-04).
4. Coordinator, National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) for Gujarat state 2
Districts.(Surat, Banaskantha, MOHFW,Govt. of India) (2008).
5. Member, Curriculum Development Comm. Govt. of Gujarat.(2009)
6. Member, Comm. For the Identification of Backward Talukas, Govt. of
Gujarat.(2006)
7. Secretary, Indian Society for probability and Statistics (ISPS).(2004-
2006)
8. Director, National level conference on recent statistical techniques in
Bio-Statistics, Management Sciences & related Areas, at M.S.University
of Baroda.(2008)
9. Coordinator, M.Sc. Biostatistics prog. Dept. of Statistics, The
M.S.University of Baroda. (2008- 2012)
10. Prepared a report on Vadodara district assigned by DRDA, Govt. of
Gujarat. (2008)
11. Member PRMC, Directorate of forensic sciences, Gandhinagar, Govt. of
Gujarat (2008)
12. Editor of Baroda reporter, an annual publication of PRC, Baroda (2008)
13. Co-ordinator, 49th, Project Advisory Comm. By the Deptt.of Science
And Technology, New Delhi, Aug.2009.
14. Director, National Level conference On: Bio-Statistics in Clinical
Trials, Sept.2009
15. Director, National level seminar on Dissemination of NRHM,
data 18th, Feb.2010.
16. Member, National core team, on HMIS, Ministry of health and Family
Welfare, New Delhi, 2010.
17. Member course committee and self learning material preparation for
PGDAS to be offered by IGNOU.New Delhi.
18. Member expert committee for professional courses offered by IIPS
Mumbai.
19. Member IQAC Cell, The M.S.University of Baroda, Vadodara.
20. Co-Ordinator, Ph.D.Cell, The M.S.University of Baroda, Vadodara.
21. Member Expert Committee for BDP in Statistics, IGNOU, New Delhi.
22. Member BPGS, Dr.BhimRao Ambedkar Central University, Lucknow.
23. Member,Research Degree Committee(RDC),Deptt.of Statistics,Gujarat
University,Ahmedabad.
24. Convener for the help centers for Online admission process at The
M.S.University of Baroda,Vadodara(Guj.)
25. Member “Faculty of Doctoral studies” Raksha Shakti University,
Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
26. Offg. Head,Department of Computer Applications,The M.S.University
Of Baroda,Vadodara.w.e.f. 23.2.15-
27. Member Academic Planning Board,The M.S.University of Baroda,Vadodra
2015-2018.
28. Member committee for RUSA,The M.S.University of Baroda,Vadodara.
29. Member Academic council, International Institute of Population Studies,
Mumbai, 2015- 2018.
VISITS ABROAD:
1. Participated in the international conference of FIM in Dec. 1999 at
South Alabama, USA.
2. Chaired a session in the international conference of FIM in Dec. 2005
at Auburn, USA.
3. Visiting Scientist at the Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of
Mississippi in Jan. 2007 to May 2007 at Oxford, MS, USA.
4. Chaired a session during 6th Canadian International Conference and
presented research papers at the XXth Conference of FIM, during 01-
04July, 2011.at the Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
5. Invited as Research professor to visit Concordia University CANADA,
May-July 2012. (Could not visit)
RESEARCH SCHEMES OBTAINED & MONITORED:
1. UGC minor Research Project Titled:’ Role of testimators.’ 1989.
2. DST sponsored major research Project in Titled: ‘Changing trends is
Science as Career’ 2004.
3. NRHM project Evaluation for two districts (Surat and Banskantha) by
MOHFW, New Delhi Govt. of India, 2008.
4. Prepared analytical report of Vadodara district sponsored by SPICER,
Gandhinagar, 2009
ANY OTHER INFORMATION:
1. Trained YOGA TEACHER by Patanjali Yogpeeth, (2006) Haridwar, India.
2. Undertook “Kailash Mansarovar Yatra” (2005)
3. Name included in various biographical institutes’ publication
VISITING FACULTY:
(i) Visiting faculty to the Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics,
M.L.Sukhadia University, Udaipur (Raj.)1990-2010.
(ii) Visiting faculty to the Dept. of Management studies, Saurashtra
University, Rajkot (1998-2003)
(iii) Visiting faculty to AVPTI, Govt. of Gujarat, Rajkot (1996-2000)
(iv) Visiting faculty to the faculty of Management studies, The
M.S.Universtiy of Baroda (2003-2006)
(v) Delivered lectures in the department of HDFS,Faculty of Family and
community Science at The M.S.university of Baroda under UGC visiting
fellow scheme.19-22 July,2013.
(vi) Delivered lectures in the Faculty of Journalism and Communications as a
visiting fellow, The M.S.University of Baroda 18-22 Dec.2013.
(vii) Delivered lectures in “CASE” as a visiting fellow, The M.S.University of
Baroda, 18-24,Jan.2014.
(viii) Visiting faculty to Raksha Shakti University,Ahmedabad.
REFEREEING WORK
(i) Communications in Statistics (T & M), USA.
(ii) Aligarh Journal of Statistics (AJS)
(iii) Indian Association of Probability Quality and Reliability (IAPQR)
(iv) Gujarat Statistical Review (GSR)
(v) Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics (JISAS)
(vi) Journal of Rajasthan Academy of Physical Sciences.
(vii) International journal of management and systems (IJOMAS)
(viii) Member Editorial board of JISAS.
(ix) Member Editorial Board SANKHYA VIGYAN.
(x) Member, Advisory board Journal of Reliability and Statistical
Studies.
LIFE MEMBERSHIP/ EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBERSHIP:
1. Life member of Indian Science Congress Association.
2. Life member of Indian Society of Probability and Statistics.
3. Life member of Gujarat Statistical Association.
4. Life member of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics.
5. Life member of Indian Society of Bayesian Analysis (ISBA).
6. Executive Council member ISAS, New Delhi, 2000-2002.
7. Executive council member, Mathematical Sciences of ISCA, 2004-05.
8. Member of Board of studies, M.L.Sukhadia University, Udaipur (2006-
08 & 2014-)
9. Member of Board of studies, Vikram University, Ujjain (2006-08).
10. Chairman, Board of studies, Deptt. Of Statistics, The M.S.University of
Baroda, Vadodara (2004-2011)
11. Executive council member, Gujarat Statistical Association.2011
12. Executive council member, ISPS 2014-16.
BOOKS/EDITORIAL WORK:
1. Contributed FOUR chapters in the book titled “Statistics for
Management”
The McGraw –Hill companies, ISBN978-0-07-066029-8 2008.
2. EDITOR, for the course material MST 005, STATISTICAL
TECHNIQUES, Published by IGNOU, Dec.2011 ISBN 978-81-266-5787-
2.
3. EDITOR, for the course material MSTE-002, REGRESSION
MODELLING for Industrial Statistics published by IGNOU.Sept.2014,
ISBN-978-81-266-6849-6.
4. EDITOR, for the course material MSTE-002, TIME SERIES
MODELLING for Industrial Statistics published by IGNOU, Sept.2014,
ISBN-978-81-266-6850-2.
PAPERS PUBLISHED/SENT FOR PUBLICATION/UNDER
PREPARATION:54
RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS:
1. Pandey, B.N. and Srivastava, Rakesh: “On Shrinkage estimation of the
exponential scale parameter”, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Vol. R-
34, No.3, Aug’1985.ISSN 0018-9529,IMPACT FACTOR:1.285
2. Pandey, B.N. and Srivastava, Rakesh: “A shrinkage testimator
for scale parameter of an exponential distribution”, Microelectronics
Relib., Vol.27, No.6, 949-951, 1987.ISSN 0026-2714, IMPACT
FACTOR: 1.212
3. Srivastava, Rakesh: “Admissibility of a test procedure in a
conditionally specified random model”, Commun. Statist. Theory &
Methods, 16(6), 1786-1796, 1987.ISSN 0361-0926, IMPACT FACTOR:
1.406
4. Srivastava, Rakesh: “On shrinkage testimator for the scale parameter
for all exponential distribution in censored sampling”, Nat. Acad. Sci.
Letters, Vol.10, No.3, Aug’1987.ISSN:
5. Pandey, B.N., Malik, H.J. and Srivastava Rakesh: “Shrinkage
testimators for the variance of a normal distribution at single and
double stages”, Microelectronics Reliab., Vol.28, No., 6, 929-944,
1988.ISSN: 0026-2714, IMPACT FACTOR: 1.212.
6. Srivastava, Rakesh and Khare, B.B.: “Estimation of mean from a
bivariate sample with missing data”, Nat. Acad. Sci. Letters, Section A,
160-165, 1987.ISSN:
7. Pandey, B.N., Malik, H.J. and Srivastava Rakesh: “Shrinkage
testimators for the shape of Weibull distribution under type II
censoring”, Commun. Statist. Theory and Math., Vol.18, No.4, 1175-
1201, 1989.ISSN: 0361-0926, IMPACT FACTOR: 1.406
8. Srivastava, Rakesh: “Bounds to the size of a test procedure for the
scale parameter in an exponential distribution”, Proceedings of
CSIR/UGC sponsored conference, 1990.
9. Srivastava, Rakesh: “Estimation of scale parameter in GGD-A Bayesian
Approach”, Jour. of Sci. Res. BHU, Vol.45, 115-118, 1995.
10. Srivastava, Rakesh: “Shrinkage testimators for the correlation
coefficient of a bivariate normal distribution”, Guj. Stat. Review,
Vol.21-22, 25-30, 1994-95
11. Srivastava, Rakesh: “Bayesian estimation of scale parameter and
reliability in Weibull distribution using Asymmetric loss function”,
IAPQR Trans., Vol.21, No.2, 1996.ISSN: 0970-0102
12. Srivastava, Rakesh: “Pooling procedures- A New Perspective”, Jour.
Of Indian Society of Agri. Statistics, Vol. No.3, 348-364, 1997.ISSN:
0019-6363.
13. Srivastava, Rakesh and Kapasi, Z.S.: “Sometimes pool testimation via
shrinkage”, Jour. of Stat. Pl. & Inf., Vol. 79, 191-204, 1999.ISSN:
0378-3758.
14. Srivastava, Rakesh and Tank, Haresh: “Bayesian estimation of
parameter in Negative exponential distribution under ASL”,
Proceedings of National Academy of Science, Vol.70 (1), 67-73, 2000.
15. Srivastava, Rakesh and Tanna, Vilpa: “Estimation of error variance of
three-way layout using two PTS”, Journal of Indian Society of
Agricultural Statistics, Vol. 53(3), 299-310, 2000.ISSN:0019-6363.
16. Srivastava, Rakesh and Tank, Haresh: “Sometimes pool testimation of
mean life of exponential model under ASL”, Vol.51, March & June
2001, No. 201-20, 105-111 Cal. Stat. Assoc. Bull.ISSN:
17. Srivastava, Rakesh and Tanna, Vilpa: “An estimation procedure for
error variance incorporating PTS for ANOVA model II under
asymmetric loss function”, Commun. Statist. Theory & Math., Vol.30,
No.12, 2583-2600, 2001.ISSN: 0361-0926,IMPACT FACTOR: .406
18. Srivastava, Rakesh and Tanna, Vilpa: “Admissibility of synthesized
variance ratio based on preliminary test procedures in a random
model”, Aligarh Journal of Statistics, Vol.21, 47-58, 2001.ISSN:0971-
0388.
19. Srivastava, Rakesh and Tanna, Vilpa: “Estimation of parameters in
exponential distribution with changing failure rates under ASL”, JISPS.
Vol. No.5, 1-11, 2000-2001.ISSN:
20. Srivastava, Rakesh and Dulawat, M.S.: “Preliminary test estimator for
average life of exponential population in presence of suspected
outliers, Vol.27, No.1, 2002, IAPQR.ISSN: 0970-0102
21. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tank, H.B.: A new pooling procedure under
asymmetric loss function, Best research paper (poster presentation)
award, 88th session of ISCA, 2001.
22. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tanna, and Vilpa: Improved testimation
procedures for error variance in random models incorporating PTS:
under linex loss function, Best research paper (poster presentation)
award, 89th session of ISCA, 2002.
23. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tanna, and Vilpa: Sometimes pool estimators of
error variance in ANOVA model-II under asymmetric loss function,
Best research paper (poster presentation) award, 90th session of ISCA,
and 2003.
24. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tanna, and Vilpa: Improved testimation
procedures for error variance in random models incorporating PTS:
under Linex Loss Function. JISAS,59,No.2,2005,25,104-111.ISSN:
0019-6363.
25. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tanna,Vilpa: Double stage shrinkage testimator
for the scale parameter of an exponential distribution using general
entropy loss function in Communications In Stat. (T& M) 36(2) : 283-
295, 2007 ISSN: 0361-0926.
26. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tanna, Vilpa: Testimation of average life in
presence of suspected outliers in exponential life model, SANKHYA
VIGNAN,NSV,No.2, 1-15,2007.ISSN:
27. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tanna, Vilpa: On power function of a sometimes
pool test procedure for ANOVA model-II – A theoretical/numerical
investigation. JRSS,Vol.2,Issue1,1-13,June 2009.ISSN:0974-8024
28. Srivastava,Rakesh : Well being of children present status and future
challenges,NSV 6,Sankhya Vignan,44-49,June 2010.ISSN:2321-0877
29. Srivastava, Rakesh & Tejal, Shah: Shrinkage estimator(s) for the
scale parameter in Exponential life model under asymmetric loss
fuction. Journal of Research and Statisitcal Studies Vol.3 (2), 11-25,
Dec.2010.ISSN: 0974-8024.
30. Srivastava,Raklesh &Tanna Vilpa:Testimation of Average life in
presence of suspected outliers in Exponential life model under
asymmetric loss function.JRSS,Vol.4.Issue 1,107-117,2011.ISSN:
0974-8024.
31. Srivastava,. Rakesh &Tanna Vilpa:Pooling procedures for the
incompletely
Specified random model under asymmetric loss function. Jour.Ind.
Stat.Assoc. Vol.49 No.02, 231-251.2011 ISSN: 0537-2585.
32. Srivastava,Rakesh:Statistical evaluation of socio-economic
development-Some recent techniques.Sankha-Vigyan(ISSN 2321-
0877),NSV-7 June & December,No.1&2 1-8,2011.ISSN: 2321-0877.
33. Srivastava, Rakesh &Tanna Vilpa: Double stage shrinkage testimator
in Exponential distribution under Asymmetric loss function Vol.32, 11-
28 2012. Aligarh Journal of Statistics.ISSN: 0971-0388.
34. Srivastava,Rakesh & Shah,Tejal: Double stage shrinkage testimator of
Exponential Mean under General Entropy Loss function,Vol.37,No.2
133-148,2012. IAPQR.ISSN: 0970-0102.
35. Tanna,Nita,Srivastava,Rakesh & Tanna,Vilpa:’The role of unknown
Risk factors in Myocardial infarction’. Vol.4, N0.6, 430-434,
2013.IJBAR (International journal of Biomedical and Advanced
research) ISSN: 2229-3809
36 Tanna,Nita,Srivastava,Rakesh & Tanna,Vilpa: “Agewise distribution
Of Coronary Artery Disease risk factors” Vol.2.issue4,953-954
International Jour.of Medical sciences and Public health, 2013
(IJMSPH) (ISSN:2320-4664).
37. Rakesh Srivastava & Tejal Shah : Single stage Shrinkage testimators
for the variance of Normal distribution under asymmetric loss
fuction.Under revision to AJS.
38. Tanna,Nita,Srivastava,Rakesh & Tanna,Vilpa: “Assessment of bone
health status and its risk factors in under privileged tribal and rural
elderly of Godhara and Vadodara districts.” International journal of
Medical science and public health Vol.3 issue 9,2014, ijmsph
2014.020720142.
39. Srivastava,Rakesh & Shah,Tejal:”Double stage shrinkage testimators of
Scale parameter of a Normal distribution using asymmetric loss
function.”Accepted for publication in International journal of Probability
and Statistics.
40.Srivastava,Rakesh & Tanna,Vilpa:” Sometimes pool testimator for the
scale parameter of a Negative exponential distribution under General
entropy loss function”Accepted for publication in JRSS.
SUBMITTED FOR PUBLICATION:
41. Sometimes Pool testimation of the Scale parameter of Negative
Exponential distribution Under General Entropy Loss function (With Tejal
Shah)
42. Double stage shrinkage testimator for the Variance of Normal
distribution Under asymmetric loss function.(Tejal Shah)
43.Double stage shrinkage restimator for the Variance of Normal distribution
Under General Entropy loss function.(Tejal Shah)
44. Shrinkage testimator for the shape of Weibull distribution under
asymmetric loss function.(Tejal Shah)
45. On Shrinkage factors in Exponential Model under Asymmetric loss
function.(Tejal Shah)
46. On the weight function of Shrinkage testimator for the Shape parameter
of Weibull distribution under asymmetric loss function.(Tejal Shah)
47. Shrinkage testimator of shape parameter of Weibull distribution by
shrinking towards an interval under asymmetric loss function(Tejal
Shah).
UNDER PREPARATION:
48. Pooling Mean Squares in Conditionally Specified Random Effects
Model- a new perspective.(Vilpa Tanna)
49. Pooling estimates of scale parameter in exponential distribution, (with
Vilpa Tanna)
50. A new pooling procedure under asymmetric loss function. (with Haresh
Tank).
51. Testimation of mean life in presence of suspected outliers in
exponential life model under asymmetric loss function. (with Vilpa
Tanna )
52. Sometimes pool testimation of scale parameter in negative exponential
distribution under Linex Loss Function. (with Haresh Tank).
53. Pooling estimates of scale parameter in exponential distribution under
asymmetric loss function (with Haresh Tank).
54. Asymmetric ANOVA( With Vilpa Tanna).
CONFERENCES ATTENDED/PAPERS PRESENTED
INCLUDING INVITED TALKS: 76.
1. UGC sponsored conference, BHU, Varanasi, 1986.
2. Indian Science Congress Session, New Delhi, 1986.
3. UGC sponsored conference, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, 1990.
4. CSIR/UGC sponsored conference, University of Bombay, 1990.
5. GSA, Gujarat Science Congress, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, 1993.
6. I.S.A.S. Conference, S.V. Ag. University, Tirupati, 1993.
7. 82nd session of Indian Science Congress, Calcutta, 1995.
8. XVIth Annual conference of ISPS, Hyderabad, Dec 1995.
9. National seminar on life testing and reliability using apriori
information, BHU, Varanasi, 1995.
10. National conference on Bayesian Statistics, Department of Statistics,
BHU, Varanasi, Feb 1996.
11. 84th session of Indian Science Congress at New Delhi, 1997.
12. XVIIth Annual conference of ISPS, BHU, Varanasi, Feb. 1997.
13. Delivered lectures during Refresher course at Saurashtra University,
Rajkot as resource person, Nov. 1999.
14. 85th Session of Indian Science Congress at Hyderabad, Jan. 1998.
15. 86th Session of Indian Science Congress at Chennai, Jan. 1999.
16. Delivered lectures during Refresher course at Saurashtra University,
Rajkot as resource person, Sept. 1999.
17. Delivered lectures during Refresher course at Gujarat University,
Ahmadabad at resource person, Nov. 1999.
18. Presented a research paper at 6th international conference of the
forum for the interdisciplinary Mathematics during 18-20th Dec. 1999
at the University of South Alabama, USA.
19. Presented a research paper during 87th session of Indian Science
Congress during 3-7th Jan.2000 at Pune.
20. Presented a research paper at the International Conference on
Teaching and Research in 21st century during 8-10th Jan’2000 at Delhi
University, Delhi.
21. Given an invited talk at a UGC sponsored national seminar organized
by the Department of Statistics, V.V.Nagar, and Feb. 2000.
22. Delivered lectures as a resource person during 12th refresher course,
Ahmedabad, Oct. 2000.
23. Delivered lectures as resource person during 13th refresher course,
Ahmedabad, Nov.2000.
24. Presented a research paper at an international conference of IISA, first
JSM at New Delhi during 30th Dec. 2000- 2nd Jan 2001.
25. Presented a research paper at 88th session of the Indian Science
Congress held at New Delhi during 3rd Jan 2001 – 7th Jan. 2001.
26. Presented a research paper at the 89th session of ISCA held at Luck
now during 3rd Jan 2002 – 7th Jan.2002.
27. Presented a research paper during 55th session of ISAS during 15th Jan
–17 Jan 2002.
28. Presented a research paper during the 9th international conference of
SCRA at Allahabad (U.P.) India, during 21-23 Dec. 2003.
29. Attended a workshop on ‘combinatorics and optimization techniques
during 18-20 Dec. 2002 organized by the Department of Statistics,
University of Allahabad, Allahabad.
30. Presented a research paper during 90th session of Indian Science
Congress Association held at Bangalore during 3rd Jan-7th Jan 2003.
31. Delivered lectures during refresher course at Gujarat University,
Ahmadabad during March 2003.
32. Delivered an invited talk during the 24th annual session of GSA at
Bhavnagar, 2003.
33. Presented a research paper during international conference at BHU,
Varanasi- Dec.2003.
34. Presented a research paper during 91st session of Indian Science
Congress held at Chandigarh during 3rd – 7th Jan. 2004.
35. Delivered invited talk in the 24th annual conference of ISPS at
Kottayam, Pala, Nov.2004.
36. Delivered invited (talk) lectures at the 17th refresher course, Deptt. of
Statistics, Gujarat Univ. Ahmadabad, 2004 as resource person.
37. Presented a paper at the workshop org. by the center for Canadian
studies, The M.S.University of Baroda, Jan.2005.
38. Presented a paper at the National conference org. by the Deptt. of
Economics and centre for planning and development, The
M.S.University of Baroda, March, 2005.
39. Presented a research paper at 12th international conference of FIM,
SCMA during Dec.3-5 2005 at Auburn University, USA.
40. Chaired a technical session during 12th international conference of
SCMA, Dec. 3-5, 2005, at the Deptt. of Statistics, Auburn Univ.
Alabama, USA.
41. Delivered an invited talk on Adaptive inference procedures at the
Deptt. of Statistics, Univ. of Mississippi, Dec.2005, USA.
42. Delivered an invited talk on17.06.2006: Bio-Statistics. A brief
introduction, Dept. of Pharmacy, The M.S.University of Baroda.
43. Attended all India Director’s conference PRCS across the country at
Srinagrar, June 2008 organized by the PRC Srinagar under Ministry of
health and family welfare, Govt.of India, New Delhi.
44. Delivered an invited talk during ISS training prog. by Dept. of
Statistics, Gujarat Univ.Ahmedabad July,2007.
45. Delivered an invited talk during one day state level conference at
SMPK 26th July, 2008.
46. Delivered an invited talk at 18th refresher course organization by Dept.
of Statistics, Gujarat Univ. Ahmedabad 28th Nov.2008.
47. Delivered an invited talk during seminar on Research Methodology by
INDU management Instt. Baroda, 30th Nov. 2008.
48. Delivered an invited talk during National workshop on: Impact of
Statistical techniques in Pharma Research by R.P.College of Pharmacy
org. by CICA Changa, Jan. 7th 2009.
49. Delivered An Invited talk during the National seminar,CASE,The
M.S.University of Baroda,11.03.2010.
50. Delivered an invited talk on: Well being of children present and future
status at SPIPA, on 4th National Statistics day, 29.06.2010.
51. Delivered an invited lecture on Census 2011 at the faculty of MSW at
The M.S.University of Baroda, 02.02.2011.
52. Attended 15th International conference of Commonwealth Statisticians
During 7-9 Feb.2011.New Delhi.
53. Chaired a session in the 5th Canadian Conference,01-04 July,2011
And presented two research papers.
54. Chaired a panel discussion during the international conference on
Applied Mathematics and Statistics, during 16-18 Dec.2011 at Ahmadabad.
55. Delivered an invited talk in UGC sponsored National seminar on:
Statistical analysis in Drug development and discovery org.by Deptt.of
Pharmacy, The M.S.University of Baroda, 20.01.2012.
56. Delivered an invited talk in National conference On Emerging trends in
Applied Statistics organized by Gujarat Statistical Association,31.03.2012.
57. Delivered an invited talk on “Socio Economic indicators for the
development
- A Statistical analysis on 29.06.2012 At DES and Gujarat Univ.Organised
Statistics Day.
58. Delivered an invited talk on Census data dissemination Organized by
Directorate of Census and Faculty of Social works,M.S.U. on
18.07.2012.
59. Delivered Key Note address during National workshop on Bio-Statistics
Organized by Deptt.Of Statistics,S.V.University ,Tirupati.On
11.08.2012.
60. Delivered invited talk on Statistical Methodology and Bio-Statistics,at
GEER foundation,Govt.Of Gujarat, 24.09.2012.
61. Delivered invited talk in the National Prog. On Capacity building in
Consumer protection organized by The Faculty of Community Sciences,
The M.S.University of Baroda on 27.12.2012.
62. Delivered invited talk on 07.01.2013 for the students of Instt.of
BehaviouralSciences, GujaratForensicSciences, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
63. Delivered plenary lecture during The National Conference
“PHARMARENDEZVOUS”on23.02.2013 bySumandeep Vidyapeeth,Vadodara.
64. Delivered invited lectures On Sample size determination for hypothesis
testing on 03.04.2013 during the training program. Of class-I & II
statistical Officers at Directorate of Statistics & Economics,
Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
65. Delivered invited talk on ‘Statistics for research and development”
On 12.10.2013 during the National conference org. by GSA,
Ahmadabad.
66. Presented a paper titled”MDG tracking: Some Statistical Aspects during
an International conference on Women and MDG: A social work
response” during 13-14 Feb.2014.Also Chaired a session during the
same conference.Organised by the Faculty of Social Work, The
M.S.University
Of Baroda.
67. Delivered an invited lecture on “Statistics in services sector: Dwellings in
Gujarat on National Statistics day, 29.06.2014.
68. Delivered an invited talk on “Sampling and Testing of hypothesis in
Social sector at Institute of public health Training center Deepak
foundation on 16.09.2014
69. Delivered an invited talk on Applications of Statistics in Pharmaceutical
research during research orientation program Organized by ADR cell,
Nirma University on 18.12.2014.
70. Delivered an invited talk on Statistics in Bio-medical research during
three days National work shop org. by NIOH, Ahmadabad on
22.01.2015.
71. Delivered an invited talk as resource person during two weeks FDP on
“Delivering Excellence in Academics and Research Leadership” org. by
Nirma University on 21.05.2015.
72. Delivered an invited talk on “Overview of Statistics in Medical research”
On 25.05.2015 org. by Deptt.of Statistics, School of Sciences at IGNOU,
New Delhi.
73. Delivered a seminar on: Adaptive inference procedures: Some new
perspectives on 16.06.2015 at the Department of Statisitcs,Pune
University,Pune.
74. Delivered Friday evening talk on: Statisitcs for everyone organized by
BMA on 19.06.2015
75. Delivered an invited talk on: Inclusive growth models some Statistical
aspects on 29.06.2015 organized by DES, Gandhinagar.
76.Resource person for “Statistical analysis and its application techniques-
Interpretation” for the state level FDP organized by Faculty of Management,
Parul University on 09.07.2015.
AWARDS NOMINATIONS: 15
AWARDS / SCHOLARSHIPS
1. U.P.Merit Scholarship for two years, 1977-79.
2. BHU prize for obtaining highest marks in B.Sc. part-I (Stat.) 79.
3. UGC minor research project, 1988. Report submitted in 1991.
4. Name included in the International Directory of the Distinguished
Leadership published by the American Biographer Institute, North
Carolina, USA, 1994 edition.
5. YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics,
New Delhi, 1996.
6. BEST (RESEARCH PAPER) POSTER PRESENTATION AWARD at the 88th
session of Indian Science Congress Association held at New Delhi
during 3rd Jan-7th Jan 2001.
7. BEST(RESEARCH PAPER) POSTER PRESENTATION AWARD at the 89th
session of Indian Science Congress Association held at Luck now
during 3rd Jan – 7th Jan 2002.
8. BEST(RESEARCH PAPER) POSTER PRESENTATION AWARD at the 90th
session of Indian Science Congress Association held at Bangalore
during 3rd Jan- 7th Jan 2003. (HAT TRIC)
9. Awarded MAN OF THE YEAR 2002 by American Biographers Institute
(ABI), USA.
10. (Rakesh Srivastava) has been chosen for distinguished standing and
has been conferred with an honorary appointment to the RESEARCH
BOARD OF ADVISORS BY AMERICAN BIOGRAPHERS INSTITUTE SINCE
2003.
11. Received full travel support and other related expenditures from the
ministry of statistics & program Implementation Govt. of India, New
Delhi to chair of the session during 12th international conference of FIM
at Auburn Univ. USA, Dec.2005.
12. Biographical inclusion in MARQUEE’S WHO’S WHO 2009 edition,
published from USA.
13. Name included by International Biographical center, Cambridge,
England in 2000 outstanding intellectuals of the 21st century during
2009-10 published from UK.
14. SHIKSHA RATAN PURUSKAR AND A CITATION AWARDED IN JAN.
2011 By the India International friendship Society, New Delhi.
15. Full travel support by MOSPI,New Delhi to chair a session and present
research papers at IMST 2011-FIM XX org. by Department of
Statistics, Concordia University,Montreal,CANADA, July,1-4 2011.