|1987||PhD, Engineering Science (Applied Mechanics), University of California, San Diego|
|1984||MS, Engineering Science (Applied Mechanics), University of California, San Diego|
|1982||BSc, Mechanical Engineering, University of Delhi (Delhi College of Engineering)|
|ESM 5984||SS: Intro to Cell Mechanics|
|ESM 5984||SS: Intro Comput Moleculr Model|
|ESM 5354||Math Model Biological Dynamic|
|ESM 5305||Cardiovas Mechanics|
|ESM 4984||SS: Intro Comput Moleculr Model|
|ESM 4984||SS: Intro to Cell Mechanics|
|ESM 4404||Fund of Prof Engr|
|ESM 2014||PROFESSNL DVLPMNT SEMINAR ESM|
|2005||Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science|
|2002||CIC Academic Leadership Program Fellow. 2002. (The Academic Leadership Program is designed to develop the leadership and managerial skills of faculty on CIC campuses who have demonstrated exceptional ability and administrative promise. The CIC is the academic consortium of the Big Ten universities and the University of Chicago.)|
|2000||Faculty Research Award, UIC College of Engineering.|
|2000||Teaching Recognition Program Award, UIC Council for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.|
|2000||Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers.|
|1998||Distinguished Guest, Institute for Energy Technology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH-Zentrum, Zurich, Switzerland. (Invitation extended by the Swiss Leonard Euler Center of the European Research Community of Fluid Turbulence and Combustion - ERCOFTAC). March 7 - 13, 1998. March 29 - April 2, 1999.|
|1993||American Association for the Advancement of Science-Environmental Protection Agency (AAAS-EPA) Environmental Fellow, Summer, 1993. (Fellows at EPA work in offices throughout the Agency. The program includes an orientation on congressional and executive branch operations, with special emphasis on environmental issues and topics relating to science, technology and public policy.)|
|1992||Fellow, NASA/Stanford University Center for Turbulence Research, Stanford University, Summer 1992.|
|1991||Visiting Fellow, University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering, Cambridge, England, Summer 1991.|
|1976||National Science Talent Scholar Award, Government of India.|
ASME K-11 Committee on Fire and Combustion; K-Committee Organizer for the 2004 IMECE MEETING.
Central States Section of The Combustion Institute, Board Member, 2002-2003.
2004 - Professor of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics.
2004 -Head, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics.
University of Illinois at Chicago
1999-04 Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
2001-04 Executive Associate Dean of Engineering.
2001-04 Director, Center for International Engineering Education and Research
2000-04 Professor of Chemical Engineering (Joint Appointment), Department of Chemical Engineering.
2000-01 Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Engineering.
1999-00 Director of Graduate Studies, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Programs.
1994-99 Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering.
1994-97 Director of Graduate Studies, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Programs.
1991-94 Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering.
1990-91 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering.
University of California, San Diego
1987-90 Assistant Research Engineer (1988-90) and Postdoctoral Research Engineer (1987-88), Center for Energy and Combustion Research, Department of Applied Mechanics and Engineering Sciences, University of California, San Diego (UCSD).