Honors and Awards

Osmania University, HYDRO-2019, Best Oral Presentation for the paper in Climate Change and Extreme Events, Hydroclimatic Teleconnections of large Circulations on Variability of Monsoon inflows into Ukai reservoir, India. authored by Priyank J. Sharma, P.L. Patel and V. Jothiprakash

NIT Patna, HYDRO-2018, Best Oral Presentation for the paper Changes in Monthly Hydro-Climatic Indices for Middle Tapi Basin, India, authored by Priyank J. Sharma, P.L. Patel and V. Jothiprakash during HYDRO-2018 International Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering, NIT Patna, on Dec 19th 2018.

ISH G.M. Nawathe Puraskar-2018, Best paper Award, Awarded by Indian Society of Hydraulics Pune, for the paper Assessing the Impact of Hathnur Reservoir on Hydrological Regime of Tapi River, India, during HYDRO-2018 International Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering, NIT Patna, on Dec 19th 2018

Best Paper in Water Resources Engineering Award, awarded by Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, for the paper titled Climate Elasticity of Streamflow in Upper Tapi Basin, India during the Diamond Jubilee Conference Next Frontiers in Civil Engineering Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure on 30th Nov & 1st Dec.2018.

CIDC Vishwakarma Academician Award 2018, awarded by Construction Industry Development Council (Established by Planning Commission, Government of India and the Construction Industry) in recognition of Academic work done in the area of Hydrology and Water Resources Useful to Construction Industry, during the 10th Vishwakarma Awards 2018 to be held at Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, on 7th Mar. 2018

ISTE-U.P. Government National Award for Outstanding Work Done in Specific Areas of Engineering and Technology for the year 2017 awarded by Indian Society for Technical Education, in recognition of Outstanding Research Work in the Area of Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering, during the 47th ISTE National Annual Convention to be held at Kottayam, Kerala on 27th & 28th Jan. 2018

Awarded Distinguished Scientist in Hydrology, awarded by Centre for Advanced Research and Design, Venus International Foundation, Chennai during Annual Research Meet (ARM) 2017 at Chennai on 11th Nov. 2017.

Conference Best Paper Award: Second Prize for the best paper presented on Analysis of Spatial and Variability of Rainfall using FNN (Authors: Ch. N. S. Srivalli and V. Jothiprakash) in National Conference WRFM 2016 organized under Centre of Excellence (CoE) on Water Resources and Flood Management (World Bank assisted TEQIP_II, MHRD,Govt. of India) during October 14_15, 2016.

Awarded The Union Ministry of Water Resources: Department of Irrigation Prize for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during 28th Indian Engineering Congress, Chennai, 20th Dec. 2013.

Awarded R.J. Garde Research Award 2013, for by Indian Society for Hydraulics (ISH) Pune, during the HYDRO-2013 international conference held at IIT Madras, Chennai on 4th Dec. 2013.

Awarded IRCC industrial Impact Award 2012, by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, during the 5th September 2013, Teachers day celebrations at IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

Awarded Dr. P.K. Patwardhan Technology Development Award 2011, by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, during the 5th September 2012, Teachers day celebrations at IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

Awarded ISTE-Maharashtra State National Award for Research Work in Engineering and Technology for the Year 2011, by ISTE, during the 41st Annual Convention of ISTE on 16th December 2011 at Fategarh, Punjab.

Awarded Surendranath Mukherjee Memorial Gold Medal for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India), during 26th Indian Engineering Congress, Bangalore, 16.12.2011.

Awarded The Union Ministry of Water Resources: Department of Irrigation Prize for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during 25th Indian Engineering Congress, Kochi, 17th Dec. 2010.

Awarded Certificate of Merit Prize by Institution of Engineers (India) for the paper published in Agricultural Engineering, 12th Dec. 2008.

Awarded The Union Ministry of Water Resources: Department of Irrigation Prize for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during 22nd Indian Engineering Congress, Udaipur, 14th Dec. 2007

Awarded ISTE-SGSITS National Award for Best Research Work by Young Teachers (Below 35) for Engineering Colleges, by ISTE, during the 34th Annual Convention of ISTE on 18th December 2004 at New Delhi.

Awarded The Hem Prabha SN Gupta Award for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during the 19th Indian Engineering Congress, Mumbai, 17th December 2004.

Awarded INAE YOUNG ENGINEER AWARD 2004, by Indian National Academy of Engineering,  during 11th December 2004.

Selected for FAST Track Proposal for YOUNG SCIENTIST, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 2004-2007.

Offered Career Award for YOUNG TEACHER Fellowship from AICTE, New Delhi from 3.2.2003 to 2.2.2006.

Awarded Surendranath Mukherjee Memorial Gold Medal for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India), during 14th Indian Engineering Congress, New Delhi, 31.1.2000.

Ph.D. Research Fellowship through Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai from MHRD, Government of India. From Jan 1996 to Dec. 2000

 

 

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Osmania University, HYDRO-2019, Best Paper in Climate Change and Extreme Events for the paper Hydroclimatic teleconnections of large scale circulations on variability of monsoon inflows into Ukai reservoir, India, authored by Priyank J. Sharma, P. L. Patel and V. Jothiprakash during HYDRO-2019 International Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, on Dec 18-19, 2019.

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NIT Patna, HYDRO-2018, Best Oral Presentation for the paper Changes in Monthly Hydro-Climatic Indices for Middle Tapi Basin, India, authored by Priyank J. Sharma, P.L. Patel and V. Jothiprakash during HYDRO-2018 International Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering, NIT Patna, on Dec 19th 2018.

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ISH G.M. Nawathe Puraskar-2018, Best paper Award, Awarded by Indian Society of Hydraulics Pune, for the paper Assessing the Impact of Hathnur Reservoir on Hydrological Regime of Tapi River, India, during HYDRO-2018 International Hydraulics, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering, NIT Patna, on Dec 19th 2018

 

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Best Paper in Water Resources Engineering Award, awarded by Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, for the paper titled Climate Elasticity of Streamflow in Upper Tapi Basin, India during the Diamond Jubilee Conference Next Frontiers in Civil Engineering Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure on 30th Nov & 1st Dec.2018.

 

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CIDC Vishwakarma Academician Award 2018, awarded by Construction Industry Development Council (Established by Planning Commission, Government of India and the Construction Industry) in recognition of Academic work done in the area of Hydrology and Water Resources Useful to Construction Industry, during the 10th Vishwakarma Awards 2018 to be held at Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, on 7th Mar. 2018

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ISTE-U.P. Government National Award for Outstanding Work Done in Specific Areas of Engineering and Technology for the year 2017 awarded by Indian Society for Technical Education, in recognition of "Outstanding Research Work in the Area of Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering", during the 47th ISTE National Annual Convention to be held at Kottayam, Kerala on 27th & 28th Jan. 2018

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Awarded Distinguished Scientist in Hydrology, awarded by Centre for Advanced Research and Design, Venus International Foundation, Chennai during Annual Research Meet (ARM) 2017 at Chennai on 11th Nov. 2017.

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Awarded Conference Best Paper Award: Second Prize for the best paper presented on “Analysis of Spatial and Variability of Rainfall using FNN”(Authors: Ch. N. S. Srivalli and V. Jothiprakash) in National Conference WRFM 2016 organized under Centre of Excellence (CoE) on Water Resources and Flood Management (World Bank assisted TEQIP_II, MHRD,Govt. of India) during October 14_15, 2016.

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Awarded The Union Ministry of Water Resources: Department of Irrigation Prize for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during 28th Indian Engineering Congress, Chennai, 20th Dec. 2013.

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Awarded R.J. Garde Research Award 2013, by Indian Society for Hydraulics (ISH) Pune, during the HYDRO-2013 international conference held at IIT Madras, Chennai on 4th Dec. 2013.

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Awarded IRCC industrial Impact Award 2012, by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, during the 5th September 2013, Teachers day celebrations at IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

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Awarded Dr. P.K. Patwardhan Technology Development Award 2011, by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, during the 5th September 2012, Teachers day celebrations at IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

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Awarded ISTE-Maharashtra State National Award for Research Work in Engineering and Technology for the Year 2011, by ISTE, during the 41st Annual Convention of ISTE on 16th December 2011 at Fategarh, Punjab.

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Awarded Surendranath Mukherjee Memorial Gold Medal for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India), during 26th Indian Engineering Congress, Bangalore, 16.12.2011.

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Awarded The Union Ministry of Water Resources: Department of Irrigation Prize for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during 25th Indian Engineering Congress, Kochi, 17th Dec. 2010.

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Awarded Certificate of Merit Prize by Institution of Engineers (India) for the paper published in Agricultural Engineering, 12th Dec. 2008.

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Awarded The Union Ministry of Water Resources: Department of Irrigation Prize for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during 22nd Indian Engineering Congress, Udaipur, 14th Dec. 2007.

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Awarded ISTE-SGSITS National Award for Best Research Work by Young Teachers (Below 35) for Engineering Colleges, by ISTE, during the 34th Annual Convention of ISTE on 18th December 2004 at New Delhi.

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Awarded The Hem Prabha SN Gupta Award for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India) during the 19th Indian Engineering Congress, Mumbai, 17th December 2004.

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Awarded INAE YOUNG ENGINEER AWARD 2004, by Indian National Academy of Engineering,  during 11th December 2004.

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Selected for FAST Track Proposal for YOUNG SCIENTIST, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 2004-2007.

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Offered Career Award for YOUNG TEACHER Fellowship from AICTE, New Delhi from 3.2.2003 to 2.2.2006.

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Awarded Surendranath Mukherjee Memorial Gold Medal for the Best paper by Institution of Engineers (India), during 14th Indian Engineering Congress, New Delhi, 31.1.2000.

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Ph.D. Research Fellowship through Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai from MHRD, Government of India. From Jan 1996 to Dec. 2000