Awards and Recognitions

2014 - 2017 (+ 2 yrs) Appointed as Head of Max-Planck-Partner group of Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research at IUCAA on Coupling and Dynamics of Solar Atmosphere
2013 Group Achievement Award in Understanding the Genesis and Evolution of Coronal Mass Ejections, Awarded by Romanian Academy of Science, Romania
2012 - 2015 DST-SERB Government of India grant under ”Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists” programme
2010 JSPS Visiting Professorship at Kwasan and Hida Observatories Kyoto University, Japan
2009 - 2011 Research Fellow at Clare Hall College, University of Cambridge, UK
2006 Visiting Scientist fellowship, High Altitude Observatory, National Centre for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, USA
2002 - 2005 International Max-Planck-Research School Fellowship at the Max-Planck-Institute for Solar System Research, Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany
2001 University Gold Medal, D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, India

Research Grants

2014 - 2017 (+2 yrs)
Principal Investigator
Max-Planck Partner Group on Coupling and Dynamics of Solar Atmosphere jointly funded by Max-Planck Society Germany and Indo-German Science and Technology, Department of Science and Technology, India
2013 - 2015
Co-Investigator
ClassACT - Indo-US centre for astronomical object and feature characterisation and classification funded by Indo-US Science and Technology Forum
2012 - 2015
Principal Investigator
Physics of Jets in Solar Atmosphere and their Roles in Large Scale Eruptions funded by Department of Science and Technology, India