Awards/Fellowships and achievements

  • Young Faculty Recognition Award, YFRA 2018, IIT Madras.
  • RJ Garde Research award, Indian Society for Hydraulics.
  • DST- INSPIRE Faculty award. 2014.
  • Recipient of the Prestigious Alexander Von Humboldt Fellowship for the year 2011-2013 to carry out the research at University of Hannover, Germany.
  • Recipient of the UK’s prestigious Newton International Fellowship for the year 2009 to carry out the research at City University, London (Value : 168,000 GBP).
  • Recipient of the DAAD short term Fellowship for the year 2006-2007 to carry out research at University of Wuppertal, Wuppertal, Germany.
  • Won the Institute award for the best CFD work at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for the year 2007.
  • Won the Best paper award in 15th APD-IAHR held at Chennai, India for the paper entitled ‘Simulation of nonlinear free surface waves’ coauthored with Dr.S.A.Sannasiraj and Prof.V.Sundar.
  • Won the “Civil Division GOLD MEDAL in 33rd ALL INDIA DESIGN COMPETITION” conducted by National Design and Research Forum (NDRF), Institute of Engineers, India.
  • Awarded as “Best in Innovative Steel Structural Design for the Year 2001 –2002” by Institute for Steel Development and Growth (INSDAG), Calcutta.