Honors & Awards

 

2015

  • Life Time Achievement Award, MTC GLOBAL.

2014

  • Utkalshree Award for most outstanding contribution to the field of knowledge creation and dissemination in Engineering and Management: Utkal Sahitya Kala Parisad, Cuttack, Odisha

  • Best Research Paper Award in Industrial Engineering Journal: Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering

2013

  • Asia Pacific Who’s Who (12th Edition).

  • Delivered “Anwarul Abedin Lecture” on 21 January 2013 in American International University, Dhaka, Bangaladesh.

2012

  • Excellence in Research and Innovations Award, Knowledge Resource Development and Welfare Group, IIT Delhi. 

  • Delivered first Professor A. Kumar Memorial lecture in Utkal University, Odisha.

2011

  • Delivered 1st Professor N.Patnaik Memorial lecture in Institution of Engineers, Odisha Centre

2010

  • Exemplary Leadership to Industrial Engineering Profession -Award, from Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering (IIIE)

  • Best Paper in Industrial Engineering Journal- Award: Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering

2009

  • International Life Time Achievement Award from the Association of Indian Management Scholars (USA) (AIMS).

  • Life Time Achievement Award from Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering (IIIE).

  • Who is Who in the World, 2009 Edition - Marquis Who is Who, U.S.A.

2006.

  • Special First Edition of Who's Who in Asia –Marquis Who's Who

  • Life Time Achievement Award, Institution of Engineers (India).

  • Distinguished Alumni Award, University College of Engineering, Burla (ORISSA)[now VSS UNIVERSITY OF TECNOLOGY] in the Golden Jubilee Celebration.

2004

  • Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering; towards outstanding contributions in “Engineering”.

2003

  • Bharat Ratna Sir Visveswaraya Award –: Outstanding contributions to the field of Human Resource Management, The Orissa Engineers’ Forum.

  • Intellectual Colossus Award: Super Services/Contribution in the field of knowledge in Human Resource Management, Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar, Orissa.

  • Felicitation by Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Orissa, towards Profound Contribution in the field of Human Resource Management and Education.

2000

  • Delivered Sir Visveswaraya Memorial Lecture in The Institutions of Engineers (India) 

 

 

1998

  • Distinguished Leadership Award in Academics: American Biographical Institute.

  • Who is who in The World-98: A Who is who in America’ publication.

1997

  • Outstanding Academician (UNI TOP) Award: Indian Institute of Materials Management.

1995

  • Lillian Gilbreth Award: Outstanding Contributions to the field of Industrial Engineering: The highest award in the Industrial Engineering Profession in India.

1987

  • Best Research Paper Award: Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering

1985

  • Fellowship Award:  Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering.

  • Best Research Paper Award: Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering

1984

  • Ramaswamy Cup: Award for the significant contribution to IE profession in India

  • Best Research Paper Award: Institutions of Engineers (India) 

1983

  • Best Research Paper Award: Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering

1982

  • Best Research Paper Award: Institutions of Engineers (India)

  • Best Research Paper Award: Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering.

 

International Recognitions

 

  • Member, South Asian Quality Assurance System Council of AMDISA [Association of Management Development Institutes in South Asia

  • Member, Advisory Council; The Association of Indian Management Scholars.

  • Honorary Director, Research Board of Advisors, American Biographical Institute

  • Member, International Board of Directors, International Foundation of Production Research

  • Member, International Advisory Board for the 14th International Conference on Production Research, OSAKA (Japan) in Aug 97.

  • Member, International Advisory Board, 13th International Conference on Production Research, Jerusalem (Israel) Aug. 1995.

  • Member, International Association of Industrial Engineers, USA.Charter Member, British Literati Club, UK

  • Member, International Advisory Board for the Conference on Industry and Academic Collaborating to meet the challenges of the Global Economy, Monash University, Australia.

 

 

India Recognitions

 

  • Member, Board of Governors of ICFAI TRIPURA University, 2015-2017.

  • Chief Conference Advisor, 4th International Conference on Business Intelligence, Analytics and   Knowledge Management (BIAKM-2015); IFHE Hyderabad.

  • Chief Conference Advisor, Recent Advancements in Electronics[NCRAE 2016], IFHE Hyderabad.

  • Special Invited Member of Senate   of SVNIT, Surat, 2013-2016.

  • Member National Conference on Manufacturing and Logistics Management, MNIT, Jaipur March 8-9, 2013

  • Chief Conference Advisor, International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2013), “Modern Trends in Industrial Engineering”, SVNIT, Surat, November,20-22,2013.

  • Member, International Advisory Committee, 5th International Conference On “Advances in Mechanical Engineering” (ICAME-2011), SVNIT, Surat, June 06 – 08, 2011.

  • Chief Conference Advisor, International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2011),  “Modern Trends in Industrial Engineering”, SVNIT, Surat, November 17-19, 2011.

  • Chairman, Governing Board, Academy of Management and Professional Development, Mumbai

  • Member, Academic Advisory Board; Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, New Delhi.[2003-2014].

  • Member - Board of Advisors, Ramdev Baba Kamla Nehru College of Engineering (Nagpur)

  • Member - Board of Advisors, Vivekananda Education Society’s Institute of Management Studies & Research (VESIMSR), Mumbai.

  • Member – Governing Board, Institute of Science and Management, Ranchi.

  • Member – Governing Board, National Center for Quality Management, Mumbai.

  • Member – Advisory Board, Pioneer Institute of Management Studies, Indore.

  •  Member, Advisory  Board, Dhaneswar  Rath Institute of Engg. & Mgmt. Studies DRIEMS, Cuttack.

  • Member - Governing Board, Kohinoor Business School, Lonavala..[2007-2010]

  • Member-Governing Board, Temple city Institute of Technology and Engineering, Bhubaneswar.[2007-2010]

  • Advisor, Paradyne Infotech Ltd. Mumbai [2005--]

  • Chairman, Academic Advisory Board, Institute of Technology Education and Research & Institute of Business and Computer Science; Bhubaneswar. [2002-2003]

  • Member, Academic Council, SNDT University, Mumbai [2001-2003].

  • Vice President, Operational Research Society of India [2001-2003].

  • Member, Planning Board [Working Group on Technical Education], Government of Rajasthan [1995-1997].

  • Member, All India Board of Post-Graduate Education & Research, (AICTE), New    Delhi [1995-1996].

  • Vice President, Board of Governors, Bombay Productivity Council [1999-2005].

  • Governing Board Member, National Center for Quality Management [2003-2006].

  • Member, Quality Group, All India Manufacturers’ Organization [1995-1996].

  • Member, TQM Committee: Confederation of Indian Industry, Western Region [1999-2000].

  • Member, Human Resource and Productivity Committee, Indian Merchants Chambers [1999-2006]

  • Patron, Institute of Management &Information Science, Bhubaneswar.

  • Member, AICTE Research and Project Proposals Evaluation Committee [1993-1995].

  • UGC Nominee to represent Ministry of Industry (Govt. of India) for promotion of Industrial Development Training in the Govt. Sectors [1994-1995].

  • Member, Board of Studies, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad [1990-1995]

  • Chairman, Board of Examinations, Indian Institution of Industrial Egg. (1995-1998)

  • Vice President, Operational Research Society of India. (1996-97)

  • Chairman, Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, (1986-87).

  • Honorary Secretary, Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, (1985-86}

  • Honorary Treasurer, Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, (1983-85)

  • Editor-in-Chief, Industrial Engineering Journal, (1983-1988)

  • Chairman, Organizing Committee, XXXIX Convention of ORSI (Dec 1995)

  • Member, National Award Committee, Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering,(1996)

  • Adviser, Indian Institute of Materials Mgmt.[1997-98]

  • Member, Editorial Board, Industrial Engg. Journal [1989-2005]

  • Member, National Council of Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, (83- 98).