Shirshendu Chatterjee

About me

Welcome to my homepage.
Currently I am a Courant Instructor in the Department of Mathematics at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences (New York University) .

I obtained my Ph.D in 2011 under the supervision of Prof. Rick Durrett from the Department of Operations Research & Information Engineering at Cornell University . Before that I completed my Bachelors (B.Stat) and Masters (M.Stat) in Statistics with a specialization in Mathematical Statistics and Probability from Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata in India.

Research Interests

Structure and behavior of networks arising in applications to biology, social science, economics, computer science, physics; evolution of and dynamics on such networks; relevant statistical inference, machine learning and game theoretic problems on such networks, stochastic spatial and growth models, disordered systems.



Curriculum Vitae: CV , Resume/Short CV


Selected Papers (full list in reverse chronological order)

Contact Information

Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York University
251 Mercer Street
New York, NY 10012-1185
Office: 1010 Warren Weaver Hall
Email: "my first name"@cims.nyu.edu
Office Phone: +1 (212) 998-3276
Mobile Phone: +1 (646) 671-0446