–Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (College of Engineering) Select Young Faculty Fellowship 2014, Texas A&M University.
–Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Outstanding Professor Award 2013, Texas A&M University.
–NSF CAREER Award 2012, National Science Foundation, USA.
–Google Research Award 2010, Google Inc., USA. Also received 20 Android phones from Google to start a Smart Phone Laboratory.
–DTRA Young Investigator Award 2009, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, USA.
–Cisco Research Award 2008, Cisco Inc., USA
–International Programs in Engineering (IPENG) Fellowship 2005, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
–National Science Fellowship (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana) 1999–2001, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.
In 1999, 14 students were selected from approximately 1200 of the top engineering students in India.
–National Merit Scholarship 1997, Central Board of Secondary Education, India.
For standing within the top 0.5% of about 300, 000 students graduating high school in 1997.