Awards and Achievements

  • Wipro has awarded funds to Neuronics Lab for two research projects:
    • Fast Activity Recognition.
    • Multi-Sensory Fusion in the area of Autonomous Vehicle
  • Dr. Chetan Singh Thakur has won a prestigious “Early Career Research Award” from Science and Engineering Research Board, Government of India for developing Neuromorphic processor.
  • Vishal Shaw (Masters Student) has been awarded the Texas Instruments fellowship at IISc, 2017
  • Awarded the Young Investigator Award by Pratiksha Trust at IISc, 2017
  • Awarded the Qualcomm gift funding to carry out research in the area of compressive sensing imager, 2017.
  • Awarded the INSPIRE Faculty Award by the Department of Science and Technology, India, 2016
  • The Johns Hopkins University postdoctoral fellowship award, USA
  • Three months fellowship award from Defence Science and Technology, Australia and Western Sydney University
  • Organized IEEE special session ‘Hardware Accelerators for Deep Learning & Cognitive Systems’ at ISCAS – International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, 2017
  • Organized IEEE special session ‘Stochastic electronics for neuromorphic systems’ at ISCAS – International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, 2016
  • Winner of the Western Sydney University Vice-Chancellor Award for ‘Excellence in Research’ for Interdisciplinary work, 2014
  • Awarded ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for live demo of cochlear implementation at WIDEVISION+ Technology Innovation & Exhibition, Western Sydney University, 2014
  • Awarded the MARCS Institute International PhD Scholarship,  2013 – 2016
  • Thrice recipient of ‘Excellence Award’ from Texas Instruments