## Dr. Aspriha Peters (Chakraborty)

### Education

- 2006 – 2009 PhD (Mathematics)

Title: ‘A numerical study of modelling in a predator—prey system’

Institute: Faculty of Engineering & Industrial Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. - 2003 – 2006 MMath (by Research)

Title: ‘Numerical Study of Biological Problems in a Predator–Prey System’

Institute: Faculty of Engineering & Industrial Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. - 1998 – 2001 BSc (Mathematics major) (First class) (Minor: Physics, Chemistry)

Institute: Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi, India.

### Relevant work experience

- 2009 – 2011 Post-doctoral research fellow

Organisation: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany. - 2009 – 2009 Sessional lecturer in engineering mathematics

Organisation: Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. - 2006 – 2009 Tutor in engineering mathematics
- Organisation: Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.
- 2008 – 2009 Part of curriculum development in engineering mathematics
- Organisation: Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

### Award / scholarship

- Swinburne university postgraduate research award (2007 – 2009)
- Tuition fee scholarship (2003 – 2007)

### Publications

Book:

Chakraborty A., Numerical study of biological problems in a predator–prey system, VDM Verlag Dr. Müller, 2008.

Journal publications:

- Chakraborty A., Singh M. and Ridland P., Effect of prey-taxis on biological control of the two-spotted spider mite – A numerical approach,
*Mathematical and Computer Modelling*,**50**, 598 – 610, 2009.

- Chakraborty A., Singh M., Lucy D. and Ridland P., A numerical study of the formation of spatial patterns in twospotted spider mites,
*Mathematical and Computer Modelling*,**49**, 1905–1919, 2009.

- Chakraborty A. and Singh M., Effect of prey-taxis on the periodicity of predator–prey dynamics,
*Canadian Applied Mathematics Quarterly*,**16**, 255–268, 2008.

- Chakraborty A., Singh M., Lucy D. and Ridland P., Predator–prey models with prey-taxis and diffusion,
*Mathematical and Computer Modelling*,**46**, 482–498, 2007.