Honours and Awards


GIS Professional of the Year 2001
Indian National Remote Sensing Award 2001

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Fellowship 2002

Best Paper Award in Map Asia 2004, Beijing, China

National Scholarship for Study Abroad 1986, Govt. of India
Indo-US S&T Fellowship, 1994-95
Khosla Research Award '96 
Khosla Research Prize'96 
Khosla Research Prize'97

Hamrock Society Honors 2002

Adjudged Excellent Performing Faculty by the IITR for the years 2001-02, 2002-03, 2003-04 & 2004-05

Nominated as Scientific Board Member of the International Geoscience Programme (IGCP) Scientific Board of UNESCO and IUGS