Awards & Achievements

  • Best Paper Runner-Up Award at IEEE MDM 2022, Best Student Paper Award at IEEE MDM 2017, Best Poster Awards at COMSNETS 2019, and at Xerox Research Symposium 2014 (XRCI Open 2014).
  • NetApp Faculty Fellowship Award (NFF), 2018. Media coverage here.
  • DAAD-IIT Faculty Exchange Fellowship, 2014.
  • NSF TCPP Early-Adopter Award, Fall 2013.
  • SAP Labs India Doctoral Fellowship, January 2008-May 2010.
  • National Doctoral Fellowship, January 2007-Dec 2007 (top 50 Ph.D students in India).
  • Institute Research Scholarship, January 2006-Dec 2006.
  • Travel awards from the international conferences like ACM SIGCOMM 2006, ICDCN 2006, HIPC 2007, IEEE P2P 2007, Microsoft TechVista 2008, IEEE IPDPS 2009, ECCS 2009 etc. and travel grants from the international organizations like Microsoft Research India, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) UK, European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology (ESMTB) etc to present research papers and posters.
  • Certificate of merit and cash awards from Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Ltd (Govt. of India undertaking), Haldia for qualifying in the WBJEE (1997) and GATE (2001) examinations.