Supervised nine M.Sc. Dissertations and ten Ph.D. Theses at the Department
of Mathematics, I.I.T. Bombay, on topics in *Approximation Theory and
Functional Analysis.*

**Ph.D. theses supervised :** Ten

Candidate |
Title of Thesis |
Year |

N.N. Kaulgud | On fixed points of multimappings and their
applications to differential relations (with Prof. P. C. Jain) |
1977 |

P. Govindarajulu | On properties of sets related to projections, farthest
points and proximal points |
1980 |

P. Veeramani | On fixed point theorems for multi-functions |
1981 |

Le Van Bang | Parameter optimization problems of nonlinear control
systems with absolute stability constraints in the frequency domain
(with Prof. S.D. Agashe) |
1988 |

Indrani Gupta | Contributions to nonlinear scalar
and vector optimziation (with Prof. M.N. Vartak) |
1988 |

P.T. Nowroji | On restricted centers of sets of vector-valued functions |
1990 |

P. Shunmugaraj | On stability aspects in optimization |
1991 |

T. Sengadir | Topological transversality and its applications to differential
equations (with Prof. A.K. Pani) |
1993 |

B.M. Deshpande | Hypertopologies on uniform spaces and stability in optimization |
1997 |

Indira K. | Restricted center multifunctions in approximation theory |
2000 |

Candidate |
Title of Thesis |
Year |

P.G. Bhat | On simultaneous interpolation and approximation with
norm preservation |
1973 |

S. Ramanarayan | Some generalizations of the Chebyshev approximation
problem |
1973 |

H.N Mhaskar | On simultaneous approximation in normed linear spaces |
1976 |

K.S. Deshpande | On Hermite-Birkhoff interpolation and monotone approximation |
1977 |

V. Yegnaseshan | On fixed point theorems for contractive multifunctions |
1978 |

M.R. Gurjar | Some fixed point theorems |
1984 |

T. Sengadir | Some fixed point theorems of functional analysis |
1987 |

Riddhi Shah | Fixed points of nonexpansive-type mappings on Banach
spaces |
1988 |

V.S. Sapre | Hyperspace topologies |
1992 |