Professor Ramesh Gupta

Professor Emeritus of Statistics
University of Maine
Department of Mathematics & Statistics

Cell Phone: 207-951-2345

Research Interests

  • Discrete and Continuous Models
  • Weighted Distributions
  • Reliability and Survival Analysis
  • Characterization Problems in Mathematical Statistics
  • Statistical Inference
  • Frailty Models and Association Measures


Ph.D. (Mathematics), Wayne State University, 1970


Professor, University of Maine, Orono, Maine, 1981 – 2022
Visiting Professor, School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks AFB, Texas, 1982-84

Awards and Honors

      1. Elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association, 1997.
      2. Elected member of the International Statistical Institute, 1987.
      3. Honored at the International Conference on Statistics, Combinatorics and Related Areas held at the University of Southern Maine during October 3-5, 2003 for life long contributions to the theory and practice of Statistics. This was awarded by Forum for Interdisciplinary Mathematics.
      4. Special issue : Distribution Theory and Statistical Methods for Lifetime Data, Communications in Statistics, 2015, in recognition of the many important contributions of Professor Ramesh C. Gupta.
      5. Awarded the Trustee Professorship in recognition of innumerable contributions to the field of Statistics, 2018.
      6. Included in the list of top 2% researchers in probability and statistics, prepared by Stanford University.  (List for Probability and Statistics; Full list.)

Research Activities and Publications

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Grants & Projects

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Editorial Participation

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Lectures Presented

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