Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Maya Chhetri


Office: Petty 125
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Office hours: MW 12:00-12:50, T 11:00-12:20 and/or by appointment


Ph.D. in Mathematics, Mississippi State University (1999)


Fall, 2016
  • MAT 191-05 LEC (Calculus I), TR 3:30-4:45, Petty Building 227
  • MAT 292-03 LEC (Calculus II), TR 11:00-12:15, Sullivan Science Building 355

Research Interests

Applied Math, Mathematical Biology
Descendants: Adam Eury, Abraham Abebe

Selected Recent Publications

  • M. Chhetri, P. Drabek and R. Shivaji, “Existence of positive solutions for a class of p-Laplacian superlinear semipositone problem,” (2015) Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh DOI:10.1017/S0308210515000220.
  • M. Chhetri and P. Girg, “Asymptotically linear system at and near resonance”, Boundary Value Problems, (2014), 2014:242.
  • A. Abebe, M. Chhetri and R. Shivaji, “Positive solutions for a class of multiparameter elliptic systems, accepted for publication” in Dynamics of Continuous, Discrete and Impulsive Systems (DCDS-A) (2014).
  • M. Chhetri and P. Drabek, “Principal eigenvalue of p-Laplacian operator in exterior domain,” Results in Mathematics}, 66 (2014), 461-468.
  • A. Abebe, M. Chhetri, L. Sankar and R. Shivaji, “Positive solutions for a class of superlinear semipositone systems on exterior domains,” Boundary Value Problems, (2014), 2014:198.

Brief Bio

Dr. Chhetri earned a Ph.D. in 1999 from Mississippi State University, and she joined the UNCG faculty in 1999. Her research studies nonlinear elliptic boundary value problems.