ECE Faculty: N. Narayana Rao

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N. Narayana Rao

Awards and Honors

Year

Award

Institution

Recognition

1953
1954
1955

First Rank Prizes

Madras Institute of Technology, India

For securing first rank every year during the three-year diploma course in electronics

1954-1955

Kamakoti Scholarship

Madras Institute of Technology

For securing first rank in the Institute

1982

Undergraduate Instructional Award

UIUC Campus

For development of PC-programs for electromagnetice instruction

1983

Engineering Award

Telugu Association of North America (TANA)

For dedication to teaching and outstanding contributions to electromagnetics

1986

Fakultas Teknik Award

University of Indonesia, Jakarta

For work as Consultant on MUCIA-Indonesia World Bank Education IX Project

1987

Everitt Award

UIUC College of Engineering

For Excellence in undergraduate teaching

1988

Undergraduate Instructional Award

UIUC Campus

For development of software for PC-assisted instruction of numerical techniques in introductory electromagnetics

1989

Fellow

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

For contributions to electrical engineering education and ionospheric propagation

1989

Undergraduate Teaching Award

UIUC Campus

For excellence in undergraduate teaching

1989

Oakley Award

UIUC Campus

For innovation in undergraduate teaching

1990

U of I Minute Broadcast

UIUC Office of Public Affairs

For teaching accomplishments at the University

1991

Halliburton Award

UIUC College of Engineering

For engineering education leadership

1991

AT&T Foundation Award

American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), Illinois-Indiana Section

For excellence in instruction of engineering students

1993

Centennial Certificate

American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

For exceptional contribution to the American Society for Engineering Education and the profession of engineering

1994

Undergraduate Teaching Award

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

For inspirational teaching of undergraduate students and the development of innovative instructional material for teaching courses in electromagnetics

1998

Boss of the Year Award

UIUC Secretariat


1999

Award for Excellence

Telugu Association fo North America (TANA)

For excellence in (engineering) education

1993

Centennial Certificate

American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

For exceptional contribution to the American Society for Engineering Education and the profession of engineering

2001

Plaque

Space Science and Remote Sensing Group, ECE Dept., UIUC

IN APPRECIATION Of the many years of faithful and untiring service in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Of his nurturing of many generations of students in electromagnetic theory through his teaching and pedagogical writing; Of his collegiality and technical contributions to the ionospheric research program of the laboratory

2001

Plaque

ECE Dept., UIUC

In appreciation of his outstanding leadership and tireless dedication throughout the successful ABET review process

2003

Edward C. Jordan Professorship

ECE Dept., College of Engineering, and UIUC Campus

To honor the memory of Professor Edward C. Jordan, who served as Department Head for 25 years, and to be held by a "member of the faculty of the department who has demonstrated the qualities of Professor Jordan and whose work would best honor the legacy of Professor Jordan."

2004

Gnana Ratna (Jewel of Knowledge) Award

Foundation for Universal Integration for Peace

For special services rendered in his field

2006

Distinguished AMRITA Professor of Engineering

AMRITA VISHWA VIDYAPEETHAM, Ettimadai, Coimbatore

Honorary position concurrently with the Jordan Professorship at UIUC