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Nalini Ravishanker

Professor, Undergraduate Program Director

Office: AUST 333
Phone: (860) 486-4760
Personal Website

Research Interests

Time Series modeling; Times-to-events Analysis; Inference for Stable Processes; Signal Processing; Simultaneous Inference Procedures; Statistical Methods in Actuarial Science, Marketing, Environmental Engineering and Transportation Engineering.

Selected Publications

  • Davis, R. A., Holan, S. H., Lund, R. and Ravishanker, N. (2016). Handbook of Discrete-Valued Time Series. Chapman & Hall/CRC: New York. ISBN 9781466577732 – CAT# K16804.
  • Pai, J. S. and Ravishanker, N. (2015). Fast Approximate Likelihood Evaluation for Stable VARFIMA Processes. Statistics and Probability Letters, 103, 160-168.
  • Ravishanker, N., Serhiyenko, V., and Willig, M. R. (2014). Hierarchical Dynamic Models for Multivariate Time Series of Counts. Statistics and Its Interface, 7(4), 559-570.
  • Thavaneswaran, A., Ravishanker, N., and Liang, Y. (2013). Inference for Linear and Nonlinear Stable Error Processes via Estimating Functions. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 143(4), 827-841.
  • Zhang, Y., Mamun, S. A., Ivan, J. N. and Ravishanker, N. (2015). Safety Effects of Exclusive and Concurrent Signal Phasing for Pedestrian Crossing. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 83, 26-36.