- Professor HAG (Higher Academic Grade)
- In: World's Top 2% Scientists: since 2019 onward in all consecutive yrs. (Stanford Univ. List: Elsevier Research Intelligence & SciTech Strategies)
- A. von Humboldt Fellow, F.R. Germany
- Excellence in Aerospace Awardee (Nov'2022: Aeronautical Soc. India)
- Alumnus (B.Tech.) of Dept. of Aerospace Eng. IIT Bombay
- Competent Toastmaster (Toastmasters’ International Inc. USA) in, Communication & Leadership
Awards & Fellowships
- Ikerbasque Chair Professor (select), The Basque Country (Spain)
- IIT-Bombay Alumni Association's (IITBAA) - Code of Honor "Beacon of Light (Aerospace Eng.)"
- DFG-Mercator Chair Professor (visiting), F.R. Germany
- Fellow - Foreign Experts' Program for Scientific Research, P.R. China
- Winner - New Code of Education 2022 Award [Impact study – lnfra-Red Cross-Section (IRCS) of Aircraft (Stealth Technology)], c/o Wheebox (Talent Assessment)
- Winner - Academic Excellence (Faculty @ National level) IEI - FCRIT Award 2021
- Member, Aeronautics R&D Board (Propulsion Panel), Min. Defence, Govt. of India (since, Mar'2021)
- Invited as Official Consultant (from IIT-Bombay) by - Turkish Aerospace Ind. (TAI) Ankara; Agency for Defense Development (ADD) Daejeon S. Korea; etc. on, "Infrared Sign. of Aircraft / Helicopters (Stealth Technology)"
- Outstanding Reviewer Award - ASME Journal of Heat Transfer