Awards & Honours

  • Alexander-von-Humboldt (AvH) Foundation Research Fellowship, Germany, 2005 .
  • Irrigation Award for Best Research Paper, Institution of Engineers (I), 2004.
  • DST Fast Track Project for Young Scientists, DST, New Delhi, 2002.
  • Certificate of Merit for Research Paper, Institution of Engineers (I), 2002.
  • Reddy Award for Best M.Tech. Thesis, Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE), 1994.
  • University Gold Medal in B.Tech. (Agril. Engrg.), Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT), Orissa 1992.
Membership of technical/scientific bodies:
  • Life Member, Membership No. 2318: International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), Wallingford, U.K. (2000).
  • Life member, Membership No. L-1872: Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS), Dehradun, India (1999).
  • Life Member, Membership No. LM/351: Indian Society for Hydraulics (ISH), Pune, India (1998).
  • Life Member, Membership No. LM-1064:  Indian Association of Hydrologists (IAH), Roorkee, India (1997).