Awards And Distinctions

  1. Senior Associate “Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy” 2002 - 2007.
  2. ICTP ( International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste) Fellowship under ICTP-CNR Programme 1997.
  3. TWAS Visiting Professor ) to Sana'a University, Yemen Republic: 1996-2001.
  4. Board of Directors, International Geothermal Association
  5. Board of Directors, Indian Rare Earths Ltd ( Dept. Atomic Energy)
  6. Board of Directors, Western Coalfields Ltd., Coal India, Ministry of Coal
  7. Board of Directors, O N G C; Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas

Membership in Brofessional Bodies:

  • IGCP 317 Paleoweathering and Paleosurfaces;
  • International Geothermal Association
  • Geothermal Resources Council, U S A;
  • Current Science Association, India;
  • IAVCEI;
  • International Association for Hydrogeologists

Honorary work:

  1. Member, Board of Examiners (Ph.D. thesis) Madras University
  2. Member, Board of Examiners “ Kerala University
  3. Member, Board of Examiners “ Andhra University
  4. Member, Board of Examiners “ Mumbai University
  5. Member, Board of Examiners “ Cochin University
  6. Member, Board of Examiners “ Anna University
  7. Member, Project Review Committee (young scientists), DST
  8. Member, Expert Committee, NRDMS, DST, Govt. India.
    (Natural Resources Data Management System)
  9. Member, Natural Resources evaluation Committee, Govt. Madhya Pradesh.
  10. Member, Editorial Board- Jr. Mineralogical and Petrological Sci., Japan.
  11. Member, Expert Panel, Dept. Sci. Tech., India (2004-2008).
  12. Member, Editorial Board: Journal of Advanced Researches on Geology, USA