- Associate Editor, ASCE Journal of Structural
- Member, Editorial Board, Structural Safety (Elsevier)
- Member, Editorial Board, Probabilistic Engineering
- Member, Editorial Board, Structural Control and
Health Monitoring (Wiley)
- Associate Editor (Structural Dynamics), ISET Journal
of Earthquake Technology, (2007-2013); Member Editorial Board, 2013-2015.
- Member, Editorial Board, Earthquakes and Structures
(from 2010) (Techno Press).
- Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Life cycle
reliability and safety engineering (Journal of Society for reliability and
- Member, Technical Committee of Dynamics, Engineering
Mechanics Division, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2003-2007.
- Session Organizer and Chair, Indo-American Frontiers
of Engineering Symposium, Washington, 1-3 March 2012, Organized by the US National Academy of
Engineering and Indo-US S&T Forum, (Title of the session: Engineering Large Infrastructure for Disaster/ Hazards).
- Session Organizer and Chair, Indo-German Frontiers in
Engineering Symposium, March 14-17, 2013, Organized by the Von Humbolt Foundation, Germany and Department of Science
and Technology, India, (Title of the session: Engineering for natural
disasters and risk management).
- Sir C V Raman award for young scientists for the year
1999, Instituted by Government of Karnataka, India.