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C. R. Rao

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He worked at the Indian Statistical Institute for 40 years. He described as a living legend by the American Statistical Association.

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Debabrata Basu

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A key contributor to the foundations of statistics, he was India’s leading mathematician and statistician. He contributed in the field of Survey Sampling.

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Jayanta Kumar Ghosh

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He is a pioneer in the field of statistical genetics, survival analysis, asymptotics, high dimensional data analysis, modeling and model selection.

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Kantilal Mardia

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He gained popularity with a series of tests of multivariate normality based measures of multivariate skewness and kurtosis. His work on statistical measures of shape is also celebrated.

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K. C. Sreedharan Pillai

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His work on multivariate analysis and probability distribution and was the best known statisticians of his time.

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Pranab K. Sen

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His most famous works include invention of the Hodges–Lehmann estimator.

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Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis

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Known as Father of Statistics in India, on his birthday the country celebrates National Statistics Day. Mahalanobis model, intended towards rapid industrialisation of India was adopted.

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Raghu Raj Bahadur

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He is considered to be the architects of the modern theory of mathematical statistics. Amongst his best known work are 'Bahadur Efficiency'.

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Raj Chandra Bose

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He was appointed the Director of Indian Statistical Institute by P. C. Mahalanobis in 1931, Best known for his work in design theory, finite geometry and the theory of error-correcting codes.

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Samarendra Nath Roy

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He was one of Mahalanobis' earliest pupils, and under his leadership, a vibrant group of statisticians was developed.

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