1. Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship awarded by the Alexander von    Humboldt-Stiftung, Bonn, Germany.


2. JSPS Research Fellowship awarded by Japan Society For Promotion Of Science, 6 Ichibancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8471, Japan


3.  Fellow of Maharashtra Academy of Science (FMASc) awarded by Maharashtra Academy of Science.

4. Three Silver medal for three US Patents from NCL Research foundation


5. Research publication, ”Coupling of endothermic thermal cracking with exothermic oxidative dehydrogenation of ethane to ethylene using a diluted SrO/La2O3/SA-5205 catalyst”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl., 34, 665 (1995) has been awarded as the best paper in 1995 from NCL Research Foundation.