Professor, Industrial and Management Engineering Department
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur


1970 Prince of Wales Gold Medal (1970) - 1st Rank in Mechanical Engg., BHU, Varanasi

Iyengar Gold Medal (1970) - 2nd Rank in Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi

BHU Merit Scholarship (1966-70)

Cornell University Scholarship (1976)

Govt. of India National Scholarship for Studies Abroad (1973-77)

Govt. of India National Merit Scholarship (1963-65, 65-70)

2001 ISTE National Award for Outstanding Academic
2006 ISTE Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering
2007 Distinguished Alumnus Award, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University
2009 Recognition for Eminence and Significant Contributions in Mechanical Engineering, by Institution of Engineers (India), New Delhi
Research Publications
2000 ANBAR Citation for Excellent Paper published (1998, 2000)
1989 Gold Medal for Best Paper on Automation (1989)
Professional Bodies
  • Keynote Speaker and Session Chair in many conferences and conventions.
  • Rated as Outstanding Teacher several times at IIT Kanpur, AIT Bangkok and Cornell.
  • Elected as Fellow and Life Members of several national and international societies.
Civic Society
2010 U P RATAN, U P State Intellectuals’ Honour, by All India Conference of Intellectuals