### Biography

Pushpa Narayan Rathie, Indian-born Brazilian statistician (16 November 1941 –

### CONTRIBUTIONS/BIBLIOGRAPHY

With L.C.S.M. Ozelim & A.K. Rathie. On a new identity for the H-function with applications to the summation of hypergeometric series. Turk. J. Math. 42:924-35, 2018

With P.H. D. Silva & G.G. olinto. On a new skew generalized logistic distribution. J. Raman. Soc. Math 7 Math. Sci. 5:1-20, 2016

With R.O. Silva, P.H. D. Silva & J.M.A. Mota. On the new skew distribution using Azzalini’s formula. Mathem. Aeterna 6(4):649-73, 2016

With C.R. R. Eirado. On new invertible skew and symmetric distributions. Statis. Res. Lett. 3:17-22, 2014

With R. Matsushita & P.K Swamee. On a polygonal logistic distribution approximating the normal distribution. Invest. Math. Sci. 4:75-80, 2014

With L.C.S.M. Ozelim. General solutions of certain real degree equations and their applications. Advan. Studies Contemp. Math. 22:325-41, 2012

With M. Coutinho. A new skew generalized logistic distribution and approximation to skew normal distributions. Aligarh J. Statis. 31:1-12, 2011

With C.C.S. Caiado. New intensity functions in reliability analysis with applications (2008)

With P.K. Swamee & C.C.S. Caiado. New intensity finctions in hydraulic repairable systems (2008)

With P.K. Swamee & C.C.S. Caiado. A two parameter skew distribution function (2008)

With P.K. Swamee, R. Matsushita & E.Y. Nakano. New indices for water quality and statistical comparisons (2007)

With P.K. Swamee. On a new invertible generalized logistic distribution approximation to normal distribution (2006)

With C.Q. Silva & A.E. Gomes. A bounded intensity function for repairable systems in reliability theory and applications (2006)

With P.K. Swamee & E.Y. Nakano. A generalized aggregate index for water quality (2005)

With P.I. Kannappan. On a generalized directed-divergence function. Czech. Math. J. 24:5-14, 1974

With P.I. Kannappan. An axiomatic characterization of generalized directed-divergence. Kybernetika 9:330-7, 1973

With P.I. Kannappan. An inaccuracy functional type β. Ann. Inst. Statis. Math. 25(1):205-14, 1973

With P.I. Kannappan. A directed-divergence function of type β. Inform. Control 20:38-45, 1972

With P.I. Kannappan. An application of a functional equation to information theory. Ann. Polon. Mathem. 26:95-101, 1972

With G.S. Okhla. On a generalized Bessel function and an integral transform. Mathem. Nachr. 51:231-40, 1971

With P.I. Kannappan. On a finctional equation connected with Shannon’s entropy. Funkc. Ekvac. 14:153-9, 1971

On generalized entropy and a coding theorem. J. Appl. Probab. 7:124-33, 1970

With G.S. Okhla. On some new generalized Bessel functions and integral transforms. Rev. Univ. Nac. Tucumán Ser. A 119:45-53, 1969

A theorem on Varma transform. Proceed. Nat. Acad. Sci. India A 39:39-41, 1969

A theorem on Hankel transform. Proceed. Nat. Acad. Sci. India A 37:1-4, 1967

A theorem on Laplace and Meijer transforms. Vijan. Parish. Anus. Patrika 8:63-9, 1965

### EPONYMY

Rathie-Swamee distribution

F-Shah-Rathie distribution

Marshall-Olkin-Swamee-Rathie distribution

### HONOURS

IBC Outstanding People of the 21st Century (2002)

Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering (2002)