Sounak Paul

PhD Student, First Year

Sounak Paul
Office:
Jones 208

Background

I grew up in Kolkata, India. I have a Master's in Mathematics from University of Alberta, Canada; and a Bachelor of Mathematics (B.Math) from Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, India. My hobbies include cricket, playing the violin, and reading superhero books and comics.

Research

My research interests include Probability Theory, Theoretical Statistics and Functional Analysis, as well as related applied disciplines like Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition. Before coming to UChicago, I worked on determining rates of convergence of Marcinkiewicz Strong Law of Large Numbers for products of heavy-tailed and long-range dependent linear processes.