Dr. Joyati Debnath is currently a Full Professor of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Winona State University (WSU), Minnesota. Professor Debnath received M. S. degree in Pure Mathematics and Ph. D. degree in Applied Mathematics from Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. She received numerous Honors and Awards including the Best Teaching Award from Iowa State University, the Outstanding Woman of Education Award, and Whose Who Among American Teachers. Prior to joining WSU, Dr. Debnath was a faculty member of Mathematics and Computer Systems at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls, Wisconsin
Dr. Debnath has research interest in the areas of Topological Graph Theory, Integral Transform Theory, Partial Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problem, Associations of Variables, Discrete Mathematics, and Software Engineering Metrics and Tools. Dr. Debnath is an author or co-author of over 50 publications in numerous refereed journals and conference proceedings in Mathematics and Computer Science.
Dr. Debnath is a recipient of many Grants including the National Science Foundation Instructional Laboratory Improvement (NSF-ILI) grant, Center of Undergraduate Research in Mathematics (NSF-CURM), WSU Professional Improvement Grants, WSU Foundation Grants, WSU Summer Research Grant, WSU Lyceum Grants, and Grants for WSU Undergraduate Student Research. She has served as a faculty Director of WSU Freshman Orientation Program and served in numerous committees including the Faculty Search Committee, College of Science and Engineering Dean Search Committee, and Scholarship Committee.
Dr. Debnath made numerous research presentations, organized Contributed Paper sessions, and served as the Technical Session Chair, at National and International Conferences in Mathematics and Computer Science including the Annual Meeting of the American Mathematical Society (AMS), Annual Meeting of the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), International Conference in Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM), International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM), International Conference on Computers and Their Applications, International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering, and IEEE International Symposium in Signal Processing and Information Technology. For last few Years, Dr. Debnath has been coordinating the Distinguished Lecture Series in Mathematics at Winona State University.