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Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis

A Biography

by Ashok Rudra

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages500
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Open LibraryOL7394343M
ISBN 100195636791
ISBN 109780195636796
OCLC/WorldCa36284699

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  Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis () pioneered the use of statistics in India, helping to found the Indian Statistical Institute, the Central Statistical Organization, and the National Sample Survey. He built the statistical database of the Indian economy, inspired research in quantitative Author: Ashok Rudra.   Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, Indian scientist, has been remembered in a Google Doodle. Inventor of the Mahalanobis distance, he also conducted research in .

Writer: Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Publication: Ananda Publishers Subject/Genre: Literary Figures Edition & Year: Language: Bengali Binding: . Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis OBE, FNA, [5] FASc, [6] FRS [1] (29 June – 28 June ) was an Indian scientist and statistician. He is best remembered for the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical measure, and for being one of the members of the first Planning Commission of free made pioneering studies in anthropometry in India. He founded the Indian Statistical .


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Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis () pioneered the use of statistics in India, helping to found the Indian Statistical Institute, the Central Statistical Organization, and the National Sample Survey.

He built the statistical database of the Indian economy, inspired research in quantitative economics, and was the architect of the Second Five Year Plan. - Buy Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis: a Biography book online at best prices in India on Read Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis: a Biography book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders.1/5(1).

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He built the statistical database of the Indian economy, inspired research in quantitative economics, and was the architect of the Second Five Format: Hardcover. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis was an Indian scientist and applied statistician who devised the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical measure.

He founded the Indian Statistical Institute and played a key role in formulating India’s strategy for industrialization in the. Prasanta Chandra MAHALANOBIS b.

29 June - d. 28 June Summary. A father figure in Indian Statistics, Mahalanobis is well-known for his D2 statistic and pioneering contributions to large scale sample sur- Size: 46KB. Get this from a library. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis.

[A Mahalanobis] -- Biography of Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis,Indian statistician. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis OBE, FNA, FASc, FRS (lahir 29 Juni – meninggal 28 Juni pada umur 78 tahun) adalah seorang ilmuwan dan ahli statistik terapan asal dikenal karena jarak Mahalanobis, sebuah ukuran statistik dan karena menjadi salah satu anggota Komisi Perencanaan kemerdekaan India.

Ia membuat kajian-kajian pionir dalam antropometri di saan: India. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Mahavidyalaya, Baranagar (formerly Bonhoogly College of Commerce) was established in as a private evening Commerce College affiliated to the West Bengal State University (WBSU), Barasat since COVID Resources.

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Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis: A Biography Paperback – March 4, by RUDRA A (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Cited by:   Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, known as “PCM” to colleagues, students, and generations of those who benefited from his legacy (Illustration: C R Sasikumar) More than a century ago, ina young Indian Tripos student discovered that the ship in which he was to sail home had been delayed by the : Atanu Biswas.

Abstract. A father figure in Indian Statistics, Mahalanobis is well-known for his D 2 statistic and pioneering contributions to large scale sample surveys. He is also remembered for his historic role in modernizing the Indian statistical system, applications including dams and 5 year economic plans and contributions to statistical systems of other countries as Chair of the UN Author: J.

Ghosh. Mahalanobis’ birthday, 29 June, is celebrated as the National Statistics Day every year since In our Prologue we quoted Emerson saying that an institution is the shadow of one man.

Now in the Epilogue, let us borrow a few lines from Tagore to pay tribute to Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in the th year of his birth.

P.C. Mahalanobis, in full Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, (born JCalcutta [now Kolkata], India—died JCalcutta), Indian statistician who devised the Mahalanobis distance and was instrumental in formulating India’s strategy for industrialization in the Second Five-Year Plan (–61).

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis OBE, FNA, FASc, FRS (29 June – 28 June ) was an Indian scientist and applied statistician. He is best remembered for the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical measure, and for being one of the members.

Google, on Friday, honoured Indian scientist, mathematician and statistician Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis with a colourful doodle on the th anniversary of his birth.

The Feldman–Mahalanobis model is a Neo-Marxian model of economic development, created independently by Soviet economist Grigory Feldman in and Indian statistician Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in Mahalanobis became essentially the key economist of India's Second Five Year Plan, becoming subject to much of India's most dramatic economic debates.

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis (Bengali: প্রশান্ত চন্দ্র মহলানবিস) (J – J ) was a renowned Indian scientist and applied statistician. He was popularly address as is best remembered for the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical made pioneering studies in anthropometry in India.

Ghosh, J.K. Mahalanobis and the art and science of statistics: the early days. Indian Journal of the History of Scie 89 - [2] Mahalanobis, A. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis. National Book Trust, New Delhi. [3] Rao, C.R. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society.

About Library The Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Mahavidyalaya Central Library is housed in a spacious room with sitting accommodation for 50 readers at a time. The stock of both text and reference books in the library has undergone considerable expansion and an exhaustive collection of more than books adequately meet the varied requirement of all [ ].

The National Statistics Day is celebrated every year on June 29 in India to create public awareness about the importance of statistics in socio-economic planning and policy formulation.

The day also acknowledges notable contribution of Late Professor Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in fields of statistics, statistical system and economic planning.

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis: India's first Big Data man He bought nine volumes of the book to take them home. A physics student's sudden interest led to India's rise in the field of statistics. Byhe had set up the ISI started its journey in as a registered society within this statistical laboratory.Taking about the usage of statistics in India, Google played a crucial role when it paid the homage of Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis on his th anniversary.P.C.

Mahalanobis was the man who achieved a lot in the field of science and statistics by giving a measure term called Mahalanobis distance.

The things that made him popular were his essential role in the evolution of the .