Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Maya Chhetri, Professor


Office: Petty 125
Email address:
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Ph.D. in Mathematics, Mississippi State University (1999)


Fall, 2013
  • MAT 522-01 LEC (Introductory Functional Analysis), MW 2:00-3:15, Petty Building 217
  • MAT 601-01 SEM (Seminar in the Teaching of Mathematics I), M 12:00-12:50, Petty Building 217
  • MAT 799-05 DIS (Dissertation)
Winter, 2014
  • MAT 150-81D WEB (Precalculus I)
Spring, 2014
  • MAT 699-02 THS (Thesis)
  • MAT 799-04 DIS (Dissertation)
Summer Session 1, 2014
  • MAT 191-01 LEC (Calculus I), MTWR 10:10-12:10, Petty Building 313

Research Interests

Applied Math, Mathematical Biology
Current Students: Abraham Abebe

Selected Recent Publications

  • Chhetri, M. and Girg, P. Existence of positive solutions for a class of superlinear systems, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, 408, 15 December 2013, no. 2, pp. 781–788.
  • Chhetri, M. Raynor, S. and Robinson, S. B. On the existence of multiple positive solutions to some superlinear systems, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 142A, 39-59, 2012
  • Wilhelm, M. ; Chhetri, M. ; Rychtář, J. ; Rueppell, O. A game theoretical analysis of the mating sign behavior in the honey bee. Bull. Math. Biol. 73 (2011), no. 3, 626-638.
  • Chhetri, M. and Girg, P. Existence and nonexistence of positive solutions for a class of superlinear semipositone systems. Nonlinear Anal. 71 (2009), no. 10, 4984-4996.
  • Chhetri, M. and Robinson, S. B. Existence and multiplicity of positive solutions for classes of singular elliptic PDEs. J. Math. Anal. Appl. 357 (2009), no. 1, 176-182.

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.