Honors and Awards
- Fellow of IEEE (since 2001, “For pioneering contributions to distributed computing systems”.)
- IEEE Technical Achievement Award, 2003. (“For pioneering contributions to distributed computing systems”.)
- “Lumley Research Award”, College of Engineering, Ohio State University, 1998. (Awarded for demonstrating excellence in research.)
- “Wethington Award”, University of Kentucky, 2007. (In recognition of outstanding research and extramural funding).
- “Above and Beyond the Call of Duty” Award, National Science Foundation, June 2001. (Awarded for demonstrating an outstanding performance in processing of proposals in the Information Technology Research program.)
- Ameritech Faculty Fellow, 1997-98.
- National Science Talent Fellowship, Government of India, (1975), (awarded to promising young students for higher studies).
- Trophy of Merit, Uttar Pradesh State Board of Education, (1976), (for securing 2nd rank in 12th grade among more than a million students).