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Ph.D. Astrophysics 1988
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena.
M. Tech Computer Science 1980
Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India.
2/02- Professor, Astrophysics, University of Texas, Austin.
8/96-1/02 Visiting Professor, IAS, Princeton.
9/92-7/96 Assistant Professor, MIT, Cambridge, MA.
2/95-6/95 Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.
9/88-3/89 Visiting scientist, Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.
4/89-7/92 Scientist I & II at the High Altitude Observatory, Boulder
fellowship, High Altitude Observatory, Boulder.
NSF Young Investigator Award 1994
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow 1993
Graduate Student Council Teaching Award, MIT, 1993 (awarded to one person a year in the school of science
Vainu Bappu Memorial Gold Medal of the Indian Astronomical Society, 1992
Copernicus Lectures (May-June 2011) at the University of Ferrara, Italy
University of Texas BoV teaching excellence award 2014-15