Name: | N.S. Narasimha Sastry |
Position: |
Professor Indian Statistical Institute at its Bangalore Centre |
Date of Birth: | December 18, 1951 |
Married to: | Nyshadam Padma |
Permanent Address: |
Statistics and Mathematics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 8th Mile, Mysore Road, R.V. College Post, Bangalore - 560 059, India. |
E-mail: |
nsastry at isibang dot ac dot in
nnsastry at gmail dot com |
Phone : |
(O) 91-080-28483002-6 Ext 453
(R) 91-080-26762655 |
Fax: | 91-80-28484265 |
Areas of Research Interest: | Algebra and combinatorics ; Algebraic Coding theory; Coxeter groups; Finite simple groups : their structure, representation theory and the related geometries; Monster Simple Group; Theory of buildings |
Education: |
1975-78 : Ph.D. in Mathematics from University of Pittsburgh,
Pittsburgh, PA, USA 1970-72 : M.Sc. in Mathematics from Mysore University, Mysore, India 1967-70 : B.Sc. in Mathematics from Mysore University, Mysore, India |
Thesis Topic: | `Influence of normality conditions on almost minimal subgroups of finite groups' |
Thesis Advisor: | Professor W.E. Deskins, University of Pittsburgh, USA |
Regular Positions held: |
1993- present : Professor of Mathematics at Indian Statistical
Institute, India 1987 -1992 : Associate Professor of Mathematics at Indian Statistical Institute, India. 1983-1987 : Lecturer in Mathematics at Indian Statistical Institute, India. 1974-1975 : Lecturer in Mathematics at Regional College of Education, Mysore, India. |
Awards: | 1976-1978 : Mellon Fellowship at University of Pittsburgh,Pittsburgh, PA, USA. |