Awards/Honors


  • ACCS-CDAC Foundation Award, Advanced Computing and Communications Society, India, 2017

  • Prof. Satish Dhawan Young Engineer Award (2013), Engineering Sciences, Govt. of Karnataka, December 2015

  • Dr. Rajkumar Varshney Award, Systems Theory, Systems Society of India, December 2015

  • Rajib Goyal Young Scientist Prize 2012-13, Applied Sciences, April 2015

  • Associate Editor, Sadhana, 2013 –

  • Fellow, Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), 2013

  • Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), 2013

  • Senior Associate, International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy, 2009–14

  • MSR India Outstanding Young Faculty Award 2008-09

  • MSR India Outstanding Young Faculty Award 2007-08

  • Young Scientist Award, Systems Theory, Systems Society of India, 2007

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, 2007–2011

  • Senior Member, IEEE, from July 2005

  • Outstanding Reviewer Commendation, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 1999


Student Awards


  • Sindhu P.R, Shell India Computational Talent Prize (Gold Medal), 2015, for the paper ‘Sindhu P.R., Prabuchandran K.J., and S.Bhatnagar, Energy sharing for multiple sensor nodes with finite buffers, IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol.63, No.5, pp.1811-1823, 2015’

  • Prashanth L.A., Best Doctoral Dissertation Award (Third Prize), IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society (ITSS), USA, 2014

  • Prabuchandran K.J., TCS Doctoral Fellowship, 2012-15

  • Chandrashekar L., Khambhatti Memorial award for best passing out student,M.E SSA, IISc, 2010

  • Chandrashekar L., Best presentation award in Research Scholar Day, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, December 2013

  • Prashanth L.A., IBM Doctoral Fellowship, 2012-13