Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems Excellence in Research and Development Award, College of Engineering, Cal Poly, 2002.
Professor of the Year, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Cal Poly, 2002.
Norman Medal, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2001.
Huber Research Prize, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2000.
Who’s Who in America, Marquis, 2001.
Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 2000, 2002.
Poly Plan Faculty, 1999-2000, 2001-2002.
Ammann Research Fellowship in Structural
Engineering, 1989, ASCE
Popert Fellowship, 1988-89 and 1989-90, U.C.
Fellowship, 1984, U.C. Berkeley
Award for Outstanding Student Leadership Qualities, 1979, I.I.T. Delhi
Award (twice) for Securing
1st Position in
Class, 1980 and 8 1, I.I.T. Delhi