Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences.
Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship 2015-16.
Fulbright-Nehru Senior Research Fellowship 2011-12.
Grant to attend ICM-2018.
A travel grant from National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM) for research collaboration with L. Molnar, April 2017.
Travel grants from Indo-US Science and Technology Forum, for the Workshop and Conference `Recent Advances in Operator theory and Operator algebras, December 2016' (Professor F. Botelho as the US-PI).
A travel grant from the Outreach Lecturer Fund (OLF) by the Commission for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) in 2016.
IMU-Simons Foundation Travel grant 2014.
A travel grant from the Occasional Lecturer Fund (OLF) by the Commission for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) in 2011.
A two month Fellowship from the European Commission, Erasmus Mundus External cooperation program, India4EU, during September and October 2010 at the University of Bologna.
Senior Research Fellowship of the Institute of Advanced Studies, University of Bologna.
India4EU Fellowship extended to June 2011.
A travel grant from the D. S. T and support from the I. S. I to attend the 11th conference on Function theory on infinite dimensional spaces, Madrid, December 2009.
A travel grant from the IMU and a summer research grant from the NSF at University of Iowa (jointly with B. L. Lin) during August 2007.
Full support from the N. B. H. M to attend the I. C. M at Madrid, 2006.
A travel grant from the IMU and a summer research grant from the NSF at S. I. U. E (jointly with K. Jarosz) during 2004.
Principal investigator, DST - NSF project"Banach Algebra techniques and the geometry of Banach spaces" - 2001 -2004. (K. Jarosz as US - PI and P. Bandyopadhyay as co - PI).
Principal investigator of the Indo-French project (IFCPAR) "Studies in geometry of Banach spaces" 2001 - 2004. (G.Godefroy as French PI and D. Li, P. Bandyopadhyay as co-PI's.
(Adjudged as the Best Project by IFCPAR).
Co-PI of the DST-NSF project "Extremal structures in Banach spaces", 2004-07 (V. Indumathi and B.L. Lin as PI).
INSA-PAN nomination for an exchange visit- 1997.
A research grant from the CNRS of Italy and a travel grant from the IMU - 1995.
Indo-EEC Post-doctoral Fellowship - 1991.
Awarded a Gold Medal and Professor S. Meenakshisundaram prize for the performance in the M.Sc final year examinations.
Title of the Phd thesis :
The Alfsen-Effros Structure topology in the theory of complex L^1-preduals.
Thesis advisor : Professor A. K. Roy.
Phd Student: Jayanarayanan, C.R, 2013.
Geometry of Banach spaces, Vector Measures, Tensor Product spaces, L^1-predual theory.
Choquet theory, Function algebras, Approximation theory.
Member of the Governing Council of the I. S. I from September 2007 to August 2011, September 2012-August 2014 and November 2015 till date.
Member, Policy, Planning and Evaluation Committe, 2014-18.
Professor-In-Charge, Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Division, Sept 2012- Aug2014.
Member, Ph.D and D. Sc committee in Mathematics, Indian Statistical Institute, 2008-2014.
Head, I. S. I Bangalore Centre, September 2007 to August 2011.
Member of the Academic Council of the I. S. I.
Member , Research Fellow Advisory Committee, 2014- till date.
Officiating Head, I S I Bangalore Centre, 1st May-July 8th, 2007.
Acting Professor-In-charge, Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Division, August-September 2007.
Member, Indian Statistical Institute.
Member Executive committee, I. S. I Karnataka Chapter, 2012-16.
Member Executive committee, I. S. I Alumni Association,2012-15.
Head of the Stat-Math Unit at Bangalore, from July 1993 to March 1995.
Member M. Math selection Committee 2003, 2007, 2009.
Member J. R. F selection committee 1989, 90,95,97,04,08,09,10(Convener),11,12, 13 (Chairman) ,14,16.
Member Research Fellow advisory committee at Bangalore, 87-90, 2001-10.
Convener of the Research Fellow advisory committee at Bangalore, 93-95.
Chairman, Computer Committee at Bangalore,2004-2008 (March), Member 2008-10.
Member Leave rule committee-2006.
Convener Platinum Jubilee Lecture Series 2007.
Member Platinum Jubilee PDF Committee 2007.
Age: 64 years.
Born in Gurazala in Andhra Pradesh.
Early education: Mostly at home, the street school (Veedhi badi) in Macherla and Z. P. H. S at Gurazala and Sesha Reddy High school at Bethamcherla .
College education: S.R.R. & C.V.R Government College, Vijayawada.
Marital status: Married with a daughter and a son.
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