Awards

  • Executive Council Member- VTU, 2016-2019
  • Member Karnataka Knowledge Commission (UAST)
  • Winners of NPMICAV, 2014 – DRDO-CSIR
  • Technology Excellence Award, 2014 – Indian Technology Congress
  • Platinum Jubilee Award, 2010 – Institution of Engineers 
  • Most Innovative Enterprise of the Year, 2009 – IEI
  • Steering Committee Member of  TUV Rheinland, 2008-2020
  • Honeywell Silver Plaque, 2007.
  • Leadership and Technical Competency award by Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab (HTSL) for development of unmanned mini Airplane, 2005.
  • Project of the year award by Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology for Development of Unmanned Airship, 2004.
  • Technical Advisor, NDRF, IEI
  • DBT Ramalingaswamy Fellow, Govt. of India
  • Recipient of Commonwealth Professional Fellowship – 2015
  • Won the Open International Grant Competition – 2017of the National University of Science and Technology (MISiS), Russia, designed to invite Leading Scientists for Short Term Joint Research Projects
  • Was invited to Deliver S. Krishnamurthy and Prof. B.S. Sheshadri Memorial Lectures – 2017 organized by the Electrochemical Society of India.
  • Recipient of the BIRAC GYTI – SRISTIAward of Appreciation 2017 for the “Development of a Rapid First Aid Solution using a Novel Hemostatic Material“.
  • Was an Invited Member of the British Deputy High Commission’s Inward Delegation to UK Universitiesin March 2017.
  • Recipient of Commonwealth Professional Fellowship – 2014 at Loughborough University,
  • Recipient of the Hungarian Scholarship Board’s Research Fellowship at University of Szeged, Hungary– 2014.
  • Recipient of Indian Academy of Science’s Summer Research Fellowship – 2014.
  • Was an InvitedMember of the Visvesvaraya Technological University-National Design and Research Forum’s Scientific Delegation to Canadian Universities during October 2013.
  • DST Fast Track Young Scientist Award 2013by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.
  • Recognized asGlobal Shaper – 2012 by the World Economic Forum.
  • Only Indian to be awarded the IUPAC’sInternational Association of Chemical Thermodynamics Junior Researcher Award for Research Excellence in Thermodynamics in 2010.
  • Invited as a Guest Speakerto the International Association of Chemical Thermodynamics Conference 2010, held at Tsukuba, Japan.
  • Swedish Institute Guest Scholarin the Molecular modeling and Theoretical Chemistry Group, Stockholm University, Sweden from September 2009 – February 2010.
  • Selected to attend the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony held at Stockholm in 2009.
  • NPMICAV 2014
  • Technical Competency award by Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab (HTSL) for development of unmanned mini Airplane.
  • MRSI Medal from Material Research Society of India
  • Martin Foster Gold Medal from IISc, Bangalore
  • DST Young Scientist Fellowship
  • DST Young Scientist Fellowship
  • Award for Research Publications (ARP),  VGST 2017-2018
  • DST Curie Fellowship
  • Recipient of Commonwealth Fellowship-2017
  • Recipient  of Askell  Love award from Society for Cytologist and Geneticists, India
  • DST Young Scientist Fellowship (ECR)
  • University of Twente Scholarship- 2007-2009
  • Netherlands Masters Fellowship Program 2013-2014
  • Netherlands Short course Fellowship Program 2017
  • DBT Research Associateship-2017
  • MHRD Fellow
  • 2nd Rank- MSc Industrial Chemistry
  • AICRP Research Fellow, 2008-13, Indian Institute of Technology (Kgp)
  • DST, Women Scientist (WoS A) Fellowship