E. Sampathkumar

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E. Sampathkumar
Born (1936-06-10) 10 June 1936 (age 81)
Residence Mysore
Citizenship Indian Flag of India.svg
Alma mater Central College of Bangalore University,
Karnataka University
Website http://www.tce.edu/events/ncdma07/Sampathkumar.pdf
Scientific career
Fields Graph Theory
Institutions Karnatak University,
University of Mysore
Doctoral advisor C. N. S. Iyengar

E. Sampathkumar (born 10 June 1936) is a professor emeritus[1] of graph theory from University of Mysore. He has contributed to domination number, bipartite double cover, and reconstruction theory. He was chairman of the department of mathematics of the Karnataka university, Dharwar[2] and the University of Mysore (1992–95).[3]

Born and raised in Mallur village, Channapatna Taluk, Ramanagaram (District), outside of Bangalore, he earned a M.Sc. (1955) in mathematics from Central College of Bangalore University, and a Ph.D. (1965) in mathematics (Some studies in Boolean algebra) from the Karnataka University, Dharwar. He was a lecturer at the department of mathematics Karnatak College, Dharwar (1960–65), and then professor at the department of mathematics, Karnatak University, Dharwar (1966–1988). After retiring in 1996 from Mysore University (1989–96), he has been working for the Department of Science and Technology (India) as a principal investigator on several projects in graph theory. He was head at DOS in Mathematics, University of Mysore (1992–1995).


  1. ^ "The mathematics genealogy - E. Sampathkumar". Mathematics Genealogy Project. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  2. ^ Karnataka University Archived 13 June 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Mathematics". University of Mysore. Retrieved 3 February 2010.