? About Me - Dr. Shanta Laishram

About Me

I am currently an Associate Professor of Mathematics in the Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Unit (Stat-Math Unit) at Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Delhi Centre, New Delhi, India.

My area of research interests are primarily in the areas of Number Theory and Cryptography.

Details about my current Research, Publications and Teaching are available in this site.


  • Ph.D. Mathematics, 2007, School of Mathematics, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research(TIFR), Mumbai, India
  • M.Sc. (by Research) Mathematics, 2004, TIFR/University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India
  • B.Sc.(Mathematics Hons’), 2001, DM College of Science, Manipur University, Imphal, India

Awards, Scholarships and Educational fellowships

  • Microsoft Young Faculty Award 2010-11, Microsoft Research India and Indian Statistical Institute
  • TAA-Harish Chandra Memorial Award 2008 for the best Ph.D. Thesis in Mathematics at TIFR Mumbai
  • Kanwal Rekhi Career Scholarship holder during Ph.D. program at TIFR, Mumbai
  • Rajiv Gandhi Science Talent Research Fellow-1999, JNCASR, Bangalore, India

For more details, you can see my Curriculum Vitae (CV)