**Dr.**** Shariefuddin Pirzada**

Professor

Department of Mathematics, University of Kashmir

pirzadasd@kashmiruniversity.ac.in

sdpirzada@yahoo.co.in

**Research Interests** Combinatorics, Graph Theory, Theoretical Computer Science, Algebra

**Administrative positions** Dean, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

November 2017-November 2020

Head, Department of Mathematics, University of Kashmir

August 2014-August 2017

**Education**

• Ph. D. Applied Mathematics (AMU, India )1995

• M. Phil. Applied Mathematics (AMU, India )1993

• M. Sc. Mathematics (University of Kashmir ) 1990

**Teaching**

• Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, Kashmir, India, From Jan 01, 2009 to present.

• King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, From 11-10-2008 till 16-06-2011

• Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, Kashmir, India, From 17-10-2001 to 31-12-2008

• Lecturer, National Institute of Technology, Srinagar, Kashmir, India, From 03-07-1998 to 16-10-2001

• Lecturer, Degree College Baramulla Kashmir, India, From 21-06-1995 to 02-07-1998

**Research Students Supervised** Completed Six Ph.D. and Four M. Phil.

Tariq Ahmed Naikoo Ph.D. 2007 Score sets in oriented graphs and related result

Nasir Ahmed Shah Ph.D. 2015 Some properties of digraphs

Mushtaq Ahmed Bhat Ph.D. 2015 Energy of graphs and digraphs

Rameez Raja Ph.D. 2015 Zero divisor graphs of rings

Hilal Ahmed Ganai Ph.D. 2016 Laplacian energy of graphs and digraphs

Bilal Ahmed Chat Ph.D. 2016 On potentially graphic sequences

Mohamad Imran Bhat Ph.D. 2020 On rings and the graphs associated to their structures

Aijaz Ahmad Malla Ph.D. 2020 Rings and their zero divisor graphs

Bilal Ahmad Rather Ph.D. 2021 On distribution of Laplacian eigenvalues of graphs

Rezwan Ul Shaban Ph. D. 2021 On Laplacian spectra of graphs

**Postdoc students **Bilal Ahmad Wani

**Awards and Fellowships**

• ICIAM travel grant for ICIAM2019 International Congress for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, July 2019,Valencia, Spain

• Mathematical Research Impact Centric Support (MATRICS), SERB-DST

• Open Arms travel grant for International Congress of Mathematicians, ICM 2018, August 2018, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

• NBHM, Department of Atomic Energy, India, Full support for International Congress of Mathematicians, ICM 2014, Seoul, South Korea

• Clay Mathematical Institute financial support for the conference Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics, June 2014, Chicago, USA

• Travel grant by ZiF (Centre for Interdisciplinary Research, Germany) for Workshop on Mathematical Technology of Networks, December 2013

• Visiting fellow to Eotvos Lorand University by Hungarian Scolarship Board.

• ICTP, Trieste Italy, Full support for the ICTP-IPM Workshop and Conference on Combinatorics and Graph Theory at ICTP Italy (September 2012).

• NBHM, Department of Atomic Energy, India, Full support for Conference ICIAM 2011, Vancouver, Canada

• DSR King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Full support for Conferences in Italy ( May 2011), Malaysia (April 2011), Riyadh (March 2011), France (June-July 2010), Germany (April 2010), UK (July 2009)

• NBHM, Department of Atomic Energy, India, Full support for Conference ICIAM 2007, Zurich, Switzerland

• Short term visiting fellowship, Nanjing University, China

• Young Scientist Award 2002-2003, Department of Science and Technology J & K Government, India

**Books**

• Introduction to Graph Theory, Universities Press (OrientBlackSwan) (2012)

• Solid Geometry (with T.A.Chishti) Universities Press (OrientBlackSwan ) 2007

• Complex Trigonometry and Theory of Equations(with T.A.Chishti) Kapoor Publications, Srinagar, India (1996)

**Book chapters**

• A. Ivanyi, S. Pirzada: Comparison based ranking, In: Algorithms of Informatics, Vol. 3, (ed by A. Ivanyi) AnTonCom,Budapest, 2011, 1251-1286

• S. Pirzada, A. Ivanyi, M. A. Khan: Score sets and kings in oriented graphs, In: Algorithms of Informatics, Vol. 3,( ed by A. Ivanyi) AnTonCom, Budapest, 2011, 1501-1547

**Research Projects**

• Principal Investigator of the project Core Research Grant "On spectra and energy of signed graphs" by SERB-DST India (CRG/2020/000109)

• Principal Investigator of the project Mathematical Research Impact Centric Support (MATRICS) titled "On spectra and Laplacian spectra of graphs" by SERB-DST (**MTR/2017/000084)**

• Principal Investigator of the Project titled, “ Energy and Laplacian energy of graphs” by SERB-DST India (EMR/2015/001047)

• Principal Investigator of the Project titled, “ Zero divisor graphs in rings” by University Grants Commission (UGC) India (MRP-MAJOR-MATH-2013-8034)

• Principal Investigator of Fast Track Project IN090044 titled ”Imbalance sequences in directed graphs” funded by King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (Co-Investigators: Koko K Kayibi and Abdulaziz al Assaf, September 2009-August 2010.

**International Research Collaborations**

**Shane Redmond, **East Kentucky University, Kentucky, Richmond, USA

**Ivanyi Antal, **Eortvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary

**Zhou Guofei, **Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

**M. A. Khan, **University of Calgary, Canada

**Ivan Gutman**, University of Kragujevic, Serbia

**Koko K. Kayibi**, University of Hull, United Kingdom

Vilmar Trevisan, UFRGS, Brazil

**On Editorial Boards**

European Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics

Acta Universitatis Sapientiae Informatica

Acta Universitatis Sapientiae Mathematica

Discrete Mathematics Letters

**Membership**

• American Mathematical Society

• Indian Mathematical Society

• Advances in Discrete Mathematics and Applications

• Research Group in Mathematical Inequalities and Applications (RIGMA) Australia

**Coordinator**

• Research Promotion Workshop on Introduction to Graph and Geometric Algorithms, Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Science, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, India, 18-20, May 2015

• Pre-Conference School, jointly organized by IIT Kanpur, TIFR Mumbai and Charles Prague, at IIT Kanpur, Feb. 5-6, 2015

• Workshop on Non-Linear Functional Analysis, jointly organized by University of Kashmir and IIT Bombay, At University of Kashmir, October, 2013

**Courses Taught**

M. Sc. Graph Theory, Abstract Algebra, Differential Geometry, Real and Complex Analysis, Advanced Matrix Theory, Topology, Number Theory.

M. C. A. Discrete Mathematics

B. Tech. Calculus, Differential Equations, Complex Analysis, Laplace Transformations, Vector Analysis

B. Sc. Real Analysis, Calculus, Differential Equations, Matrix Theory, Two and Three Dimensional Geometry, Complex Trigonometry, College Algebra and Trigonometry