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Department of Mathematics

Department of Mathematics - Catholicate College Pathanamthitta

PG and Research department of Mathematics

The department was started in 1955 and PG course in 1984. The department is an approved Research Centre from 2010 by MG University. The department was published more than 40 papers in national and international journals. The department has been identified by UGC for PG grant and FIST.

The department conducted All Kerala Mathematics Talent Search Quiz competition for +1, +2 students on each year. Last year the winners are :

  1. St. John’s school Thumpamon
  2. Catholicate H.S.S. Pathanamthitta
  3. Metropolitan H.S.S. Puthencavu Chengannur

The department conducted “GURUVANDANAM” on 13th July 2015 to remember the honourable service of the retired teachers. A talk on “Personality development and Career guidance”by Fr. Pradeep Vazhatharamalayil, The Principal MACFAST Thiruvalla was also a part of the programme.

This year department celebrated “? ” Approximation day on 22nd july 2015. Principal Dr. Mathew P. Joseph anaugurated the programme. Chart and poster prepared by the students are displayed. A documentary on the importance of “  ” is also a part of the programme.

One of our faculty members Prof. Alexander V. George appointed as the Principal of M.D. College, Pazhanji from 2014 – 2015 and the Principal of Baselius College Kottayam from 2015 onwards.

Department of Statistics

Faculty Member - Dr. Dais George

The department of statistics conducted a UGC sponsord national seminar on “Recent Advances in Statistical Theory and Computational Techniques on 6th and 7th feb 2015.

Dr. Vijayakumar , Dr. K.K. Jose (Central University, Rajasthan), Dr. K. K. Suresh (Bharathiar University), Dr. E. V. Gijo (Indian Statistical Institute Bangalore) , Dr. L. Jayaseelan (Dept. of Biostatistics, CMC Vellore) and Dr. Yageen Thomas (UGC Emeritas Prof.) were the resource persons.

B.Sc. Mathematics
Physics and Statistics
M.Sc. Mathematics
Ph.D in Mathematics
Statistical Computing and Data Analysis
Add-on Course

Department Achievements

    Students Achievements
  • Lowcy Raju got fifth position in MG University M.Sc. Examination 2015
  • Dilsha Kunjumon, D3 Mathematics got INSPIRE scholarship (Rs.80,000/- per year) for the year 2013-2016
  • Blessy Susan Eapen got third prize in district level essay competition in connection with National Voluntary blood donation day(29-09-2015)
  • Blessy Susan Eapen and Jinu James got second prize in quiz competition organized by district disaster management authority.(16-07-2015)
  • Blessy Susan Eapen and Stanley Wilson got first prize in interdepartmental environmental quiz competition(05-06-2015)
  • Blessy Susan Eapen got second prize in All India Co-operative district level essay competition(20-11-2015)
  • Blessy Susan Eapen got first prize in All India Co-operative Week Taluk level essay competition(19-11-2015)
  • Blessy Susan Eapen and Jinu James got first prize in Interdepartmental Quiz competition coductd by Department of Zoology
  • Bijin S. and Gadha J Prasad got second prize in Interdepartmental Quiz competition coductd by Department of Zoology
  • Blessy Susan Eapen and Bijin S. got third prize in the district level quiz competition held in connection with National voters day
  • Blessy Susan Eapen got second place in quiz competition held at SNDP College Konni.
  • Libin C Mathew represented Kerala state in senior south zone national soft ball championship(8-10 August 2015)
  • Akhil Vijayan got third prize in EUREKA , a quiz competition conducted by Assumption College, Changanacherry.
    International seminar

One day international seminar on “Applications of Higher Mathematics in Biology and Management”on 13th june 2013. Prof. Dr. Ealasukanthan Thavanayagan(University of Canterbury Newzealand), Prof. Dr. Gnanavinthan (University of Waikato, Newzealand) and Prof. Jose Mathew (University of Canada) were the resource persons.

Two day international seminar on “Algebra and Topology “was conducted by the department. Dr. George R. Thomas (University of Canada), Dr. T. Indulal(St. Alosyus college, Edathua) and Dr. P. B. Vinod Kumar (Rajagiri College of Engineering Kochi) were the resource persons.

A two day International seminar on Algebra and Topology was conducted Dr.George R.Thomas Canada, Dr.G.Indulal. St.Alosius College Edathua, Dr.Vinodkumar Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology was the resource person. Dr.D.susha was the co-ordinator.

    National Seminar

Two day UGC sponsored national seminar on “Analysis and its Applications “ was conducted on 8th and 9th December 2011. Hon’ble P.V.C. of MG University Dr. Rajan Varghese inaugurated the seminar. Dr. V. Swaminathan(Madurai), Dr. N. Sridharan (Alagappa University karaikudi), Dr. P. Veeramani (IIT Madras) Dr. M. S. Blasubramani (Mangalore University), Dr. K.S.S. Moosath (iist Trivandrum) and Dr. P. B. Vinod Kumar (Rajagiri College of Engineering Kochi) were the resource persons.

    Regional seminar

Department of Mathematics conducted a regional seminar on fuzzy mathematics and its application on computer science on 9th Nov 2010 M.G.University PVC Inaugurated the seminar. Dr.Sunny Kuriakose,Principal BPC College Piravom, Dr.MS Samuel Director Dept of computer science MACFAST,Thiruvalla were the chief resource persons.

    Orientation Programme

The Dept conducted orientation programmes for M.Sc and B.Sc degree classes. Fr.V.M.James was the resource person. Prof.Alexander V.George was the convenor of the programme

    Paper Publications
Name National International
Prof. Renny P. Varghese Nil 1
Dr. Susha D. 21 7
Dr. Beena Koshy Nil 6
Prof. Jisha M.S. Nil 1
    Personal details
Prof. Renny P. Varghese

Co-ordinator IGNOU SC – 1404, Catholicate College Pathanamthitta.

Dr. Susha D.

Subject expert in the Selection committe for recruitment of teaching staff in MG University from 2009 to 2014.

Research Projects (Department of Mathematics)

  1. Categorical Approach in uniform spaces and its applications. Principal Investigator - Dr. Susha D.
  2. Application of Mathematics in industry to solve real life problems. Principal Investigator - Dr. Susha D.
  3. Study on CDPU Sets and its applications (UGC Minor project) Principal Investigator - Dr. Beena Koshy
  4. Study on Group Theory and its Applications and Uses. Principal Investigator - Prof. Deepa Susan Oommen
  5. Soft set theory and its applications. Principal Investigator - Prof. Manju John.

Research Projects (Department of Statistics)

  1. Time series modeling on internet traffic data to analyze the server performance (Minor project under UGC). Principal Investigator - Dr. Dais George
  2. Generalizations and applications of Esscher transformed Laplace Distribution (UGC Major project). Principal investigator – Dr. Dais George

Extension Programme

  • The department conducts every year a Quiz programme for the students of Higher Secondary School in District.

Papers Published in the International journals

  • Dr.Susha D, Dr. Beena Koshy and Dr.Dais George (Statistics) have published 45 research papers in refereed national and international journals.

Members in Academic bodies

Members in M.G.University Senate
Prof.Raju Varughese (Rtd.)
Prof. Renny P Varghese

Research Guides

  • Dr. Susha D. (Catholicate college Pathanamthitta)
  • Dr. Sunny Joseph Kalayamthankal (K.E. College Mannanam.)
  • Dr. Dais George (Statistics) (Catholicate College Pathanamthitta)

Board of Studies

  • Prof. Renny P. Varghese (2009 - 2014)
  • Prof. Raju Varghese (Rtd.) (2015 - )
  • Dr. Dais George (Statistics) (2016 - )

Departmental Events

  • All Kerala Talent search quiz competition 2015.

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