Honors/Awards

Awards

AOL Faculty Award, Machine Learning & Analytics in Display Advertising, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
NativeX Faculty Award, Data Science and Analytics in Advertising, 2014
IBM Faculty Award, Electronic Commerce, 2012
SRII 2011 Conference Best Paper Award (with Wang, Ramachandran, Hinnant), 2011
IBM Faculty Award, Machine Learning and Analytics in Healthcare and Electronic Record Mining, 2010
AOL Faculty Award, Machine Learning and Analytics in On Line Marketing, 2010
Advanced Micro Devices Faculty Award for Research on Product/Process Learning, 1995
KLA Outstanding Faculty Research Award, Yield Management, 1994
IBM Faculty Award in Supply Chain Management, 1986 - 1988
IBM Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Real-time Manufacturing Automation, 1984
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, India, Research Associate ship, 1982 1983
Indian Institute of Science, Research Fellowship, 1976 - 1982
Govt. of India, National Merit Scholarship 1971, Ministry of Education, Gold Medal
Govt. of India, National Science Talent Search Scholarship, 1971 (All India Rank 14)

Honors and Professional Recognition

Inducted as Charter member of TIE (The Indus Entrepreneurs), 2005.
Marquis’ Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 2003.
Invited Plenary Speaker NSF Workshop on E-Commerce and SCM. Florida 2002.
Invited Plenary Speaker, SPIE Conference on Yield Management, Santa Clara, 2002.
Invited Speaker, ITCon, on IT Outsourcing, Bangalore, November, 2001 (Supported).
Invited Plenary Speaker on Yield Management and Learning, ISMA 2000, Singapore.
Invited Speaker at TIECON/IT2000, Bangalore India, on University-Industry Strategic Partnerships in Silicon Valley and IT, November 2000 (supported).
Invited Speaker, I2 Planet 2000 Europe, Vienna, May 2000 (Supported).
Invited Speaker in Sematech Yield Council, Burlington, September 1995 (Supported).
Invited to contribute chapter on Semiconductor Manufacturing and Yield to Wiley’s Encyclopedia.
Invited to be Visiting Professor, Coordinating Executive Program on Manufacturing at IIT, Bombay, and Bangalore, 1994. (Supported invitation)
Invited Speaker in International Logistics Workshop, Trieste, Italy, September 1993. (Supported)
Visiting Expert Professor at the University of Genoa, Italy, May 1992. (Supported).
Visiting Professor/Fellow under U.S. Aid Program at the Administrative Staff College, Hyderabad, India, December 1991 - January 1992. (Supported)
Invited Speaker and International Program Committee Member at IFAC Workshop on Decisional Structures in Automated Manufacturing Systems, Genova, Italy, September 1989. (Supported)
Invited Speaker and Session Chairman at the AICA-ANIPLA (Italian National) Conference on Manufacturing and Automation, Turin, Italy, November 1988. (Supported)
Invited Speaker and Session Chairman of Computer Integrated Manufacturing in Indo-U.S. Workshop, January 1988, sponsored by Governments of India and United States, Office of Naval Research. (Supported).
Invited Speaker at CISM-Sponsored Course in Udine, Italy, Operations Research Methods in the Automated Factory of the Future, October 1987. (Supported).
Listed in the 1982 - 1983 International Who's Who in Engineering, compiled by the International Biographical Center, Cambridge, England.