Awards & Honors

  • INSA Visiting fellowship (INSA, India) 1999

  • Young Scientist Seminar Award of CECRI (3 times) 1999, 2000 & 2001

  • Brain Pool Fellowship of Korea (South Korea) 2003

  • Citation in Marqui’s who is who in Science and Engineering in Asia (2006 Edition, Vol.8, N.J, USA) 2006

  • Top100 Scientists of the year 2007 and International Scientist of the year 2007

  • Citation in Special 10th Anniversary Edition of Marqui’s Who is Who in Science and Engineering (2008 Edition, Vol.8, N.J, USA) 2008

  • Raman Research Fellowship (CSIR, India) to visit the University of Texas at Austin, USA 2009

  • INSA –NRF Exchange Program of Scientists (INSA, India) to visit KERI, South Korea 2011

  • Board of Studies Member (Karunya University, Coimbatore; PSG Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore, Serfoji College of Arts and Science, Tanjore & Sri. GVG Visalakshi College for Women, Udumalpet) 2007-2009, 2011-2013 & 2013-2015

  • Editor, “Ariga Ariviyal” – a   monthly scientific publication in Tamil 2011 onwards

  • Materials Research Society Medal (MRSI, Bangalore) 2015

  • Reviewer (Elsevier, IOP, Wiley, RSC and ACS journals) 2007 onwards

  • C V RAMAN MAHILA VIJNANA PURASKARA at Twelfth National Women's Science Congress held at Mysore during November, 2019