Awards and Recognition

Awards to Faculty and Students

  1. PhD students Madhur Hasija got Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research in 2013
  2. PhD student Kuldeep Yadav wins ACM MobiSys Ph.D. Forum Google Best Presentation Award, 2012
  3. PhD student Pandarasamy Arjunan got IBM Fellowship Award, 2012
  4. PhD student Siddhartha Asthana got TCS PhD Research Fellowship Award
  5. Dr. Amarjeet Singh awarded IBM Faculty Award 2011 (Nomination done by an IBM employee)
  6. Dr. Vinayak Naik awarded Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award from India International Friendship Society, New Delhi
  7. PhD Student Kuldeep Yadav got Microsoft Research India Fellowship Award


  1. An article about Empowering Feature Phones to Execute Smart Apps, which quotes Kuldeep Yadav and Dr. Vinayak Naik, in Delhi edition of Times of India on Nov 18, 2012
  2. Dr. Vinayak Naik is serving as a PC member for Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things track at the 10th IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC), 2012​
  3. Dr. Pushpendra Singh and Dr. Amarjeet Singh invited by Microsoft India to serve as academic judge for Imagine cup finals, 2011
  4. Dr. Pushpendra Singh and Dr. Amarjeet Singh invited by Microsoft India to attend the Microsoft Faculty Connect in Gurgaon, June, 2011
  5. Dr. Vinayak Naik invited by Coventry University UK to visit them for 10 days to further collaboration in the area of Sensor Networks and Mobile Computing
  6. Dr. Vinayak Naik and Dr. Amarjeet Singh invited by Microsoft Research India to attend the Microsoft Faculty Summit [add link] in Seattle, July 18-20, 2011
  7. Dr. Amarjeet Singh was the Invited Speaker at IBM I-CARE, 2010
  8. Dr. Amarjeet Singh was the Invited Panelist, Bridging the Connectivity Divide, ComsNets, 2011
  9. Dr. Amarjeet Singh co-organized 12th International Symposium for Experimental Robotics (ISER), December 18-21, 2010 (Held for the first time in India, he was responsible for the local arrangements)
  10. Dr. Amarjeet Singh co-organized the first workshop on Sensor Enabled Situational Awareness (SESA), in conjunction with 12th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN), 2011, January 2, 2011
  11. Dr. Amarjeet Singh served/is serving as PC Member for IJCAI 2011, Comsnets 2012, Nethealth 2012, Wisard 2012
  12. Dr. Vinayak Naik served as PC Member for IC3 2011, PhD Forum COMSNET 2010, Nethealth 2010, NCC 2011
  13. Dr. Pushpendra Singh served/is serving as publicity chair for Middleware 2010, publicity co-chair for PerCom 2012, PC Member of M4D 2012, IC3 2011
  14. Dr. Amarjeet Singh and Dr. Vinayak Naik served as external advisor for multiple M.Tech. students at IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay
  15. Dr. Pushpendra Singh served as external reviewer for Elsevier Journal on Pervasive and Mobile Computing, 2011