Awards and Honors

 
 
 
2016 Young Scienstist Award (2017), Indian Petpide Society
 
2017 MRSI Medal (2017), Materrials Research Society of India
 
2016 SwarnaJayanti Fellowship (2015-2016), The Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India
 
2016 AVRA Young Scientist Award (2015), AV Rama Rao Research Foundation, AVRA LAboratories Private Limited, Hyderabad.
 
2015 Sir C V Raman Young Scientist Award (2014), Governament of Karnataka. 
 
2015 CRSI Bronze Medal, Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) for the year 2016.
 
2015 Prof. CNR Rao Award 2014/2015, Royal Melbourne Institute of TEchnology (RMIT) University, Melbourne, Australia 
 
2015 Founding member of Indian National Young Academy of Science (INYAS). Selected by INSA council for a period of 5 years (2015-2019).
 
2015 Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group), Area: Chemical Biology.
 
2015 Emerging Young Investigator: ChemComm, RSC Publications

2014 Selected for “Emerging Career Series” of ChemPlusChem. An initiative to feature up and coming researchers whose focus is on multidisciplinary research centering on chemistry.
 
2014 Prof. C. N. R. Rao Oration Award:  JNCASR, Bangalore
 
2014 Sheikh Saqr Career Award Fellow: Sheikh Saqr Laboratory, ICMS, JNCASR, Bangalore
 
2012 Prof. D. K. Banerjee Memorial Lecture Award : Department of Organic Chemsitry, Indian Institute of Science , Bangalore
 
2011 INSA Medal for Young Scientist (2011): Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi
 
2011 Associate: Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore
 
2011 Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) 2010: Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.
 
2011  Affiliate member (2011-2012), International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)
 
2006 Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany)

2004 Keerti Sangoram Endowment Award: Best research scholar (Chemical sciences), NCL Research Foundation.

2004 Invited Oral presentation, J-NOST: Selected as one of the top 5 presentation

2004 Best Poster Award: IUPAC International Conference on Biodiversity and Natural products: Chemistry and Medical Applications BNP-2004.

2000 Research Fellowship: CSIR-JRF awarded through National Entrance Test (NET) conducted by CSIR-UGC.

2000 First Rank in Master of Science (Chemistry), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

2000 Dr. B. D. Laroia Memorial Gold Medal for having secured the highest marks in Master of Science (Chemistry), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

2000 Prof. Siddappa's 60th Birthday Commemoration Gold Medal for having secured the highest marks in Master of Science (Chemistry), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

2000 Prof. K. M. Shivandaiah Gold Medal for having secured the highest marks in Organic Chemistry (Master of Science), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

2000 Smt. Myna Bai & Narayana Rao Gold Medal for having secured the highest marks in Organic Chemistry (Master of Science), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

2000 Fakir Saheb Prize for having secured the highest marks in Master of Science (Chemistry), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

2000 Prof. Vrishabendrappa Endowment prize for having secured the highest marks in Organic Chemistry (Master of Science), Bangalore University, Bangalore.

1998 National merit scholarship awarded by UGC, Govt. of India.
 
2010, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research.