2023 New Investigators Fund, National Research Foundation of Korea - Project "Promoting Longer-term Exercise for Youth"
2021 Yonsei University, New Investigator Research Grant - Design for Sustainable Urban Living
2020 Nottingham Trent University, Strategic Research Fund, (CI), Air Quality for Cyclist project, £20,000
2019 Nottingham Trent University, Strategic Research Fund, Lead applicant (PI), Design for Healthier Urban Living project, £32,000
2018 Nottingham Trent University, Sustainable Futures Research Seedcorn Fund, Principal Investigator, £2,500
Project Title: Promoting Longer-term Exercise for Youth (PLEY)
2009 Innovation Fellowship programme supported by East Midland Development Agency UK: Sustainable Lighting and Self Powered system, Co-Investigator,
£16,000, European Regional Development Fund
2021 Journal of Korean Society of Design Research - Outstanding Reviewer Award
2020 EAUC Green Gown Award Finalist Sustainable by crowd - Link
2019 Teaching & Support Award Winner School Architecture Design & Build Environment, NTU
2019 NTU Team Award, International Design Studio. International Engagement Category, Nottingham Trent University
2009 School Prize for Best Project on the BA (Hon) Product Design, Department of Product Design, Nottingham Trent University
2020 Invited special speaker for International Webinar on ‘Radical Innovation’, India School of Design Innovation, India.
2020 Invited special speaker for International Webinar on ‘Radical Innovation’, Amity University India.
2019 Invited Speaker for Gwangju International Design Biennale 2019 (S. Korea) – Title of Talk: Design for Sustainable Behavior: challenges and perception
2019 External Advisor for Gwangju Urban Design Forum 2019 (S. Korea)
2020 External Panel Member for validation of De Montfort University dual degree with Asia Pacific University.
2019 External Panel Member for MSc Product Design validation at De Montfort University.
2018 External Panel Member for Joint School validation of De Montfort University at Nanjing Xiaozhuang University, BA Product Design.