Athar Khan Professor, Aligrah Muslim University, Aligarh, India
Dr. Athar Khan is Currently working as Professor Statistics, Dept. of Statistics and Operations Research Aligrah Muslim University, Aligarh, India. Worked as Principal Investigator in project, "Bayesian Modeling of Soil Nutrients in Kashmir", worth Rs. 14.23 lakhs funded by the ICAR in Competitive Grant II during 2001-2003 during stay at S K University of Agricultural Sciences of Kashmir, Srinagar India. Developed a software for data analysis in 2004. Published around 48 research papers in national and international journals.
Dr. Athar Khan’s current area of research is Bayesian Statistics and a member of advisory committee of Indian Bayesian Society and Program in Chair of Indian Chapter of International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA), Duke University Durham, USA. Receiving invitations from several Universities to deliver lectures in workshops and conferences on Applications of R software package for the last many years. Guided many students in the field of Bayesian Computing. R and JAGS are his favorite.