Awards and Honors

 

 

2010

Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize (Chemical Sciences)  Click here for picture

2013

Prof R C Mehrotra Commemorative Lecture Gold Medal, Indian Science Congress Centenary Session

2012

Member, Advisory Editorial Board, Chemical Communications (Royal Society of Chemistry, Impact Factor: 6.16)

2012

DAE-SRC Outstanding Investigator Award, Department of Atomic Energy, India

2011

Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences

2010

Fellow, National Academy of Sciences, India

2009

Member, Editorial Board, Chemistry & Biology (Cell Press, Impact Factor 5.83)

2009

CDRI Award for Excellence in Drug Research

2009

Rajib Goyal Young Scientist Prize in Chemical Sciences

2005

Swarnajayanti Fellowship in Chemical Sciences

2005

Bronze Medal, Chemical Research Society of India

2005

IUPAC Young Chemist Travel Grant Award, Beijing, China

2004

B. M Birla Science Prize in Chemical Sciences  Click here for picture

1999

Career Award for Young Teachers, AICTE, New Delhi,INDIA

1994

Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA

1993

ACS Travel Grant Award, American Chemical Society, Denver, USA

1993

J. Watumull Endowed Award, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA

1992

Inducted to the Rho Chi Society, National Pharmacy Honor Society, USA

1989

Vice Chancellor's BHU Gold Medal for First Rank in Master of Science (Chem.), Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA

1989

P.N. Bhargava Medal for securing the First Rank in M. Sc. with Organic Chemistry specialization, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA

1989

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Award (New Delhi) for securing First Rank in Master of Science (Chem.), Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA

 

 

Fellowships

 

 

2004

 

JWT Jones Fellowship, Royal Society of Chemistry, UK

2001

Alexander-von-Humboldt Fellowship, Kekulé Institut fuer Organische Chemie und Biochemie, Universitaet Bonn, Germany

1999

Deutsche Akademischer Austauchdienst (DAAD) Short-Term Faculty  Exchange Fellowship, Max-Planck Institut fuer experimentelle Medizin, Goettingen, Germany

1996-1997

Deutsche    Forshungsgemeinschaft    (DFG)   Fellowship,   Max PlanckInstitute fuer experimentelle Medizin, Goettingen, Germany

1994-1996

Postdoctoral Fellowship sponsored by National Institute of Health (NIH), Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA 

1989-1994

Research and teaching assistant, Department of Medicinal Chemistry,  University of Illinois,  Chicago, USA