The DPSS-HRDC organized a webinar on ” A few Random Thoughts & Randomness” on Thursday, 17th June 2021from 2pm – 4.30pm for the DPS Mathematics faculty members. I Anita Dahiya attended this webinar on behalf of our school.
Ms. Vanita Sehgal, Executive Director, DPSS- HRDC welcomed the resource person Mr. Antar Bandyopadhyay, currently working as a Professor at Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute , Delhi and Kolkata. 200 participants of different branches of DPS attended this webinar.
Mr. Bandyopadhyay beautifully explained the use of’ Probability theory and Statistics’ in High School and associated probability with some magic tricks and other daily life activity to make it interesting for students. He explained the basic terms of Probability in a simple way. Also, he shared with us many random examples to make it more understandable. He also threw light on how ’Probabilty and statistics’ can play a significant role in controlling air traffic and shared his experience of working with ATC ( Air Traffic Controllers) Guild ( India) . It was an interactive session in which all the doubts were cleared by Mr. Bandyopadhyay. Overall it was very insightful session for all the participants. At the end of the session, Ms. M. Sudeshna thanked the resource person for giving his precious time and sharing his academic wisdom with all and requested the participants to constantly enhance their skills and competencies for personal as well as professional growth.