Awards and Achievements

  • Presented a paper titled "A Microstructured Dual Core Dispersion Compensating fiber for Large-Mode-Area High-Negative Dispersion" at OSA's International Conference on Fiber Optics and Photonics (Decemeber 09-12, 2012) in Indian Institute of Technology Madras and received the "PHOTONICS 2012 Best Paper Award (Second Prize)".
  • Presented a paper titled "Finite Element Analysis of Solid-Core Photonic Crystal Fiber" at IEEE-Students' Conference on Engineering and Systems (March 16-18, 2012) in Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad and won the "Best Paper Award" in Undergraduate category.
  • Presented a talk on " Analysis of Solid Core Photonic Crystal Fiber using FEM"  at IONS Asia-1 Conference (December 1-2, 2011) in Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and was awarded the 1st prize.
  • Recipient of Merit Based Scholarship (National Level) by Indian Air Force Benevolent Association (IAFBA) which partly funded my undergraduate education.
  • Awarded the Maya Belliapa Award for Best Student of ScienceClass XII in 2009 at Air Force Bal Bharti School, New Delhi, India. 
  • Qualified the Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Entrance Examination (IITJEE) 2009 with All India Rank 5706 (top 1.25%), in which a total of around 0.4 million candidates appeared.
  • CBSE Merit Certificate holder in Class X exams in Science for being among top 0.1% of all successful candidates in India.