Awards and Recognitions


  • UCLA Dissertation Year Fellowship, 2012-2013

  • ACM SIGBED Frank Anger Memorial Award, 2012

  • EMSOFT Best Paper Nomination, 2012

  • Nominated for Microsoft Research Fellowship 2011-2012

  • EMSOFT Best Paper Award, 2010

  • Team Innovation Award from Honeywell, Bangalore, India for the innovation project titled "A Pay-off Matrix Model for Collaborative Monitoring" in 2008

  • Exponent-Call For Proposal Award from Honeywell, Bangalore, India in recognition and appreciation of collaboratively defining the winning proposal titled "Energy Efficient Algorithms for Distributed Wireless Networks" in 2007

  • Individual Excellence Award from Honeywell, Bangalore, India for outstanding performance, dedicated efforts, excellent contributions and attitude during the completion of the 1st phase of the project "Translator from C to Simulink models" in 2007

  • Spot Award from Honeywell, Bangalore, India for continued efforts towards knowledge building exercises within the computing systems group in 2006

  • Spot Award from Honeywell, Bangalore, India for providing excellent reviews in the capacity of technical reviewer of Ideas for Research and Technology in 2006

  • Finalist for Sunity Kumar Pal Best Dissertation Award in the graduating batch of Master of Technology in Computer Science at ISI Kolkata in 2005

  • National Scholarship in recognition of the high position secured in the list of meritorious candidates qualifying for awards in the Higher Secondary Examination in 1999

  • National Scholarship in recognition of the high position secured in the list of meritorious candidates qualifying for awards in the Secondary Examination in 1997