U Rajendra Acharya

Awards and Achievements


  • Named Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science according to the Essential Science Indicators of Thomson (2016)
  • Bronze award from Ministry of Education Innergy (Stat Board) Awards for project entitled "Non-invasive evaluation of tear evaporation rate and dry eye diagnosis" (2015)
  • Associate Faculty Champion (AFC) in SIM University (2015) 
  • Staff Excellence Award in SIM University (2015)
  • Best Papers of the year 2012 and 2013 in Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine Journal (http://www.cmpbjournal.com/content/BestPapers)
  • Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing (2013), Medical Engineering and Physics (Elsevier) in June 2014.
  • Harish Gupa Best Paper award, at the 59th National Conference of Association of Physiologists & Pharmacologists of India, APPICON 2013,  Bangalore, India (http://www.appicon2013.com/). 
  • Long Service Award in SIM University, Mach, 2013. 
  • Fellow IETE(Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers) (August 2010).
  • Senior IEEE Member (May 2009).
  • Resume is selected for Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care in 2006-2007.
  • Distinguished Alumni Award 2008 – Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, India (December 2008).
  • Visiting Scientist Fellowship to visit Chiba University, Japan, from the Japan Foundation for Aging and Health in March 2007.
  • Staff Excellence Award – Technology Award, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore (July 2007).
  • Teaching Award at Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore (May 2003).