Awards and honors

· Publons Peer Review Awards 2019 – Top 1% of Reviewers in Chemistry, Materials Science and Cross Fields

· Publons Peer Review Awards 2018 – Top 1% of Reviewers in Chemistry

· IIT Mandi Foundation Day Award for Exemplary Contributions to ISTP Course - 2016

· IIT Mandi Foundation Day Award for Excellence in Teaching - 2013

· DST INSPIRE Faculty Award - 2011

· MANA (Materials Nanoarchitectonics) research fellowship – Jun. 2010 to Mar. 2012

· DOE (Department of Energy) postdoctoral fellowship – Oct. 2006 to May 2010

· DAAD fellowship in the framework of VIGONI program – 2005

· DFG (German Research Council) doctoral fellowship – Jul. 2002 to Jun. 2005

· Proficiency award for securing first rank in M.Sc. – 2002

· Best outgoing student award – 2002

· Chemistry convention award – 2001

· Best project award for undergraduate project – 2000

· Excellence in character and conduct award – 1995