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AWARDS AND HONORS

Chronology of Fellowships of 4 National Academies (INAE, INSA, NASI, IASc), IEEE, TWAS, and Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar (SSB) Prize

Year Description
2015 Prof. B. K. Panigrahi elected Fellow of INAE
2014 Prof. Bhim Singh elected Fellow of INSA
Prof. Sukumar Mishra elected Fellow of NASI
2013 Prof. G. Bhuvaneswari elected Fellow of INAE
Prof. Bhim Singh elected Fellow of IASc
Prof. S. S. Murthy elected Fellow of IEEE
Prof. Bhim Singh and R. K. Mallik elected fellows of TWAS
2012 Prof. R. K. Mallik elected Fellow of IASc and IEEE
2011 Prof. R. K. Mallik elected Fellow of INSA
2010 Prof. M. Jagadesh Kumar elected Fellow of NASI
Prof. Bhim Singh elected Fellow of IEEE
2009 Prof. Sukumar Mishra elected Fellow of INAE
Prof. Surendra Prasad elected Fellow of NASI
2008 Prof. K. R. Rajagopal and M. Jagadesh Kumar elected fellows of INAE
Prof. Bhim Singh elected Fellow of NASI
Prof. R. K. Mallik received the SSB Prize
2007 Prof. R. K. Mallik elected Fellow of NASI
2006 Prof. S. S. Murthy and Santanu Chaudhury elected fellows of INAE
Prof. Janardan Nanda elected Fellow of IEEE
2005 Prof. B. P. Singh and R. K. Mallik elected fellows of INAE
Prof. Santanu Chaudhury elected Fellow of NASI
2004 Prof. Janardan Nanda elected Fellow of TWAS
2003 Prof. Bhim Singh elected Fellow of INAE
2000 Prof. M. L. Kothari elected Fellow of INAE
1997 Prof. Surendra Prasad elected Fellow of IASc
1995 Prof. S. C. Dutta Roy elected Fellow of IEEE
1994 Prof. Surendra Prasad elected Fellow of INSA
1993 Prof. Surendra Prasad elected Fellow of INAE
1990 Prof. S. C. Dutta Roy elected Fellow of NASI
1988 Prof. Janardan Nanda elected Fellow of INSA and INAE
Prof. P. V. Indiresan elected Fellow of INAE
Prof. S. C. Dutta Roy elected Fellow of IASc
Prof. Surendra Prasad received the SSB Prize
1987 Prof. S. C. Dutta Roy elected Fellow of INAE
1983 Prof. S. C. Dutta Roy elected Fellow of INSA
1981 Prof. S. C. Dutta Roy received the SSB Prize


Awards & Honors

Dr. M. Jagadesh Kumar
  • Winner of IBM Faculty Award - 2008.
  • Winner of the first ISA-VSI TechnoMentor Award given by the India Semiconductor Association (www.isaonline.org) to recognize a distinguished Indian academician or researcher for playing a significant role as a mentor and researcher. The award includes a citation and Rs. 200,000 reward( Click here for details).
  • Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering (w.e.f January 2008)
  • 29th IETE Ram Lal Wadhwa Gold Medal Award.
  • Editor, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices.
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Computational Electronics
  • Editorial Board Member, Recent Patents on Nanotechnology.
  • Editorial Board Member, Recent Patents on Electrical Engineering.
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Low Power Electronics.
  • Honorary Editor for Electronic Devices and Components of IETE Journal of Research.

Prof J.Nanda               
  • Received Prof.S.N. Mitra memorial Award of the Indian National Academy of Engineering for his outstanding contributions to power system analysis, dynamics, control and optimization aspects. The award was given in the annual general meeting of the Academy in Goa on 5th Dec.2008. The award consists of a Citation and a cash of 2 lakh rupees.
  • Fellow,IEEE.


Dr. K.R.Rajagopal
  • Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering (w.e.f January 2008)
  • The most Innovative Potential Project in Engineering award by Indian National Academy of Engineering(INAE).

Dr. Ranjan Bose   
  • IET Fellowship (UK), 2014.
  • Vikram Sarabhai Research Award, 2014.
  • Career Award for Young Teachers (CAYT) given by All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE), Dec 2004.
  • Young Engineers Award,given by Indian National Academy of Engineers,Dec. 2003.
  • URSI Young Scientist Award by the URSI general assembly, Geneva (1999).
  • BOYSCAST Fellowship, DST, Dec 2005.
  • Humboldt Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany, Dec 2000 - Nov 2001.

Dr. Ranjan K. Mallik                
  • Fellow of the Indian National Academy of  Engineering (INAE).
  • Editor, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications.

Prof S.C.Dutta Roy
  • Fellow,IEEE.

Prof. Subrat Kar
  • Ram and Sita Sabnani Chair Professor in Computer Communication
  • Fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE)
  • Fellow of the Institute of Engineers India
  • Fellow of the Optical Society of India
  • Awarded 2014 Om Prakash Bhasin Award for Electronics and Information Technology - awarded by the Om Prakash Bhasin Foundation for Science and Technology every two years, this prestigious award recognizes contributions made in the area of Electronics and Information Technology. See: http://www.opbfawards.com/electronic.html
  • Member, Editorial Board of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS)
    (http://www.inderscience.com/ijcnds)
  • Honorary Co-Guest Editor (along with Prof S.L.Maskara, IIT Kharagpur) for IETE Special Issue on Spread Spectrum Communication, paper on "spread spectrum theory and applications" IETE JOURNAL OF RESEARCH, Vol.51 Issue. 1 pp.3-4 2005
  • Honorary Guest Editor for IETE Special Issue on Convergence on "Transformation from vision to reality" - Guest editorial IETE TECHNICAL REVIEW, Vol.23 Issue. 4 pp.214-214 2006.
  • Editor / Optoelectronics, IETE J. Research from 2008- to date.
  • INAE Young Engineer Award 2001 (consisting of a citation/scroll/cash award and research grant) of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE),2001.
  • Sir. J. C. Bose Memorial Award for the Best Research Paper in the Engineering Sciences by the Institution of Electrical and Telecommunication Engineers(IETE), India – Sep 5, 1992.
  • 1999 IETE Students' Journal Award (citation and medal) for the Best Paper by the Institution of Electrical and Telecommunication Engineers(IETE), India – Sep 5, 1998.
  • 2001 K.S.Krishnan Award for the Best Systems-oriented paper along with my co-authors (M.Sanjeeva Rao, S.Vijay Bhaskar Reddy) on 29 Sept, 2001.
  • "Honorable Mention" citation in IEEE Computer Society International Design Competition CSIDC-2003, a global design competition among teams from 172 educational institutes world-wide [awarded at Washington DC, USA on 2 July 2003].

Dr. Sukumar Mishra
  • Fellow of National Academy of Engineers.
  • Fellow of Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers.
  • Senior Member IEEE.
  • IEEE-Delhi Section Young Engineers Award-2005.
  • "AICTE Career Award for Young Teachers-2004" given by All India Council of Technical Education, India.
  • "INSA Medal for Young Scientist (2002)" given by Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi.
  • "Young Engineers Award-2002" given by Indian National Academy for Engineers, New Delhi.
  • "Young Scientist Award" for the year 1999 in Engineering and Technology given by Orissa Bigyan Academy, Science and Technology Department Government of Orissa.
  • The Union Ministry of Irrigation and Power Prize and Department of Power Prize in the year-2004 by IE (India) for the paper "A Neuro Fuzzy Based Unified Power Flow Controller for Improvement of Transient Stability Performance".
  • "State Gold Medal-1998" for the paper "A new Indicator of the Risk of Voltage Instability" by Orissa Engineering Congress.

Dr. M. Veerachary
  • Best Researcher President Honorary Award, University of the Ryukyus, Japan.
  • Guest Editor for IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Special Issue on Photovoltaic Power Processing Systems.
  • Editorial Board Member of the Open Aerospace Engineering Journal.
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics.
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace & Electronic Systems.
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal of Power Electronics, Korean Institute of Power Electronics.

Dr. Uday K Khankhoje
  • Institute award for teaching excellence, 2015

Dr. Manan Suri
  • French Nanosciences Foundation Outstanding Thesis Award - 2014

Dr. Kushal Shah
  • INAE Young Engineer Award, 2014

Dr. S. Janardhanan
  • INAE Young Engineer Award, 2010

Dr. Manav Bhatnagar
  • Exemplary Reviewer, IEEE Communications Letters, 2012
  • Editor, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2011
  • Exemplary Reviewer, IEEE Communications Letters, 2010


Student Achievements

2016

Ujjwal Kumar Kalla, Research Scholar (Ph.D.):
  • Award details: National Level First Prize "GRIDTECH 2015 Award" from Power Grid Corporation of India Limited and Ministry of Power Govt. of India, for Invention of a New Digital Voltage and Frequency Control Scheme using DSP based controller for Enhanced Power Generation (33% additional power generation) from single phase self excited induction generator by Implementing
  • Supervisor: Prof. Bhim Singh and Prof. S.S. Murthy
2012

Arpit Goyal, Aman Mittal, Sudeepto Majumdar, Sarthak Kalani and Rishi Dua:
  • Award details: 3rd Prize Winner of the International Student CanSat Competition 2012, held at Abilene, Texas".
  • Supervisor: Prof. Shouri Chatterjee
2010

Ankit Agarwal, Anubhav Gupta and Shailesh Kumar Dubey:
  • Award details: Winner of the TI India Analog Design Contest 2010, for the project titled "Microprocessor(MSP430)-based Electronic Load Control for Micro Hydro Power Plants".Click here for details.
  • Supervisor: Prof. S.S.Murthy

Ujjwal Kumar Kalla:
  • Award details: NATIONAL AWARD FOR BEST M. TECH. THESIS in Electical and Electronics Engineering 2010" , It was the FIRST PRIZE Awarded for the Thesis Entitled "Design and Development of Novel Electronic VAR Controller for Voltage Regulation of Single Phase Self Excited Induction Generator".
  • Supervisor: Prof. S.S.Murthy
2009

M. Sultan M. Siddiqui:
  • Award details: Winner of the Cadence Design Contest 2009, for the project titled "Design of Low-Power and High-Performance Ternary Content Addressable Memory (TCAM)".
  • Supervisor: Prof. G.S.Visweswaran
2003

Arpan Phull, Praval Jain, Nitin Upadhyay, Anurag Maheshwari:
  • Award details: "Honorable Mention" citation and a cash prize of $1000(USD) in IEEE Computer Society International Design Competition CSIDC-2003, a global design competition among teams from 172 educational institutes world-wide [awarded at Washington DC, USA on 2 July 2003].
  • Supervisor: Prof. Subrat Kar

2001
    
M.Sanjeeva Rao, S.Vijay Bhaskar Reddy :
  • Award details: K.S.Krishnan Award for the Best Systems-oriented paper  for the paper titled "Enabling voice over  the Internet", [awarded on 29 Sept, 2001 in Bangalore during XIV Technical Convention of the  IETE] in year 2001.
  • Supervisor: Prof.Subrat Kar

1999

Shubhashish Datta and Vikrant Lal:
  • Award details: INAE National Award for Most Innovative Project at the Bachelors' Level  [B.Tech thesis work on "Topology Design for WDM Networks" in year 1999].
  • Supervisor: Prof. Subrat Kar

Satyabodh Kadni:
  • Award details:1999 INAE National Award for Most Innovative Project at the Masters' Level [M.Tech thesis work on "DSLODEM:A multiple HDSL Add-on Card" in  year 1999].
  • Supervisor: Prof. Subrat Kar

1995-96

Augustine Renny Thomas and Abhay Gupta: 
  • Award details:Rajiv Bambawale Award & The ICIM Stay-Ahead Award for the B.Tech Level Thesis Work on "Design of a low-cost fax modem" during the year 1995-1996 .
  • Supervisor: Prof. Subrat Kar