Best Paper Award, 2021, article titled “Using Big Data Analytics on Social Media to understand Tourism Service Encounters”, International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Engineering, National Institute of Technology Goa.
Recognised in the top 1% of Information Systems researchers globally, in a study from Stanford University, based on publications from 1995. List had 5 IS/IT researchers from India. The study identified top 2% researchers across disciplines across 22 fields and 176 sub fields in 2020. Source: Ioannidis JPA, Boyack KW, Baas J (2020) Updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators. PLoS Biol 18(10): e3000918. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.3000918
Awarded second place in India for the prestigious “B. K. Birla Distinguished Research Scholar Awards for Social Science and Management 2019” based on number of very high quality publications (ABDC A*, ABS 4 or FT50) by Birla Institute of Management Technology.
Best Paper Award for the article titled “Factors influencing integration of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics” in AGBA 16th World Congress, 2019, Delhi.
Certificate of Recognition as Supervisor of Grand Award, Initiative for Research and Innovation for Science, National Science Fair, for the work titled “Detection of Phishing Algorithms using Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms and Machine Learning”, Delhi, India by Indo US Science and Technology Forum, Department of Science and Technology and Intel South Asia.
Excellence in Teaching Award in 2017 by Indian Institute of Technology Delhi based on teaching feedback of students. This is recognized annually by the Director IIT Delhi from among 600+ faculty members of the institute.
Award for “PMI Young Research Scholar Award 2016” by Project Management Institute, USA, for recognizing academicians below 40 with outstanding contributions in education, training, consultancy and advocacy in project management, New Delhi, India.
Recognition for valued contribution in Smart City and Urbanization in a Digital Society, 2014, by National Technical Research Institute, Government of India.
Recognition of being the “Leading Contributor” in research and publications, 2013, in Indian Institute of Management Rohtak, in the Director’s Presidential Address in the 3rd Convocation and in the Annual Report of the Institute.
Silver Medal, JL Batra Best Researcher award for business management research, awarded by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS), among all Business School faculties & researchers in India, 2010, New Delhi.
Gold Medal, for the best research project, titled “A digital image watermarking scheme based on the vector quantization technique”, awarded by Tata Consultancy Services, 2007.
Reviewing Excellence Awards
Outstanding reviewer, International Journal of Information Management (ABDC A*, ABS 2*), May 2018.
Outstanding reviewer, Journal of Computational Science (SCI Impact Factor 1.8), May 2018.
Outstanding reviewer, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services (ABDC A, ABS 2*), April 2018.
Outstanding reviewer, Land Use Policy (ABDC A), September 2018.
Outstanding reviewer, Government Information Quarterly (ABS 3*), January 2017.
Outstanding reviewer, Information and Management (ABDC A*, ABS 3*), March 2018.
Outstanding reviewer, Decision Support Systems (ABDC A*, ABS 3), February, 2016.