Voted one of the Top Three Instructors in AME by the students, 1992
Included in "One Hundred Stars of Space" by Ad Astra, July 1991
19 NASA Certificates of Recognition for New Technologies (with monetary awards)
duPont Memorial Fellowship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1968-69
NASA Group Achievement Award, Solar Thermal Parabolic Dish Program, October 1984
DOE, "Special Recognition" award for solar thermal technologies, 1984
Selected (by National Peer Review) Research Engineer at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 1981
NASA Group Achievement Award, Solid Rocketry, November 1976
Associate Fellow, The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
IAF: International Lunar Development Subcommittee
Publications Since 2000
Ramohalli, K. N., Modeling Aluminum Combustion in Rocket Plumes, Joint JANNAF Community Workshop, February 2006 [invited].
Ramohalli, K., Gollapudi, A., and Loehr, R., A Quantitative Methodology for Comparisons of Cost/ Reliability/Risk. This was the Invited Plenary paper at the HEMRL International Conference on Propellants, Pune, India, November 2003.
Ramohalli, K. and Voecks, G., MIMOCE, A Novel Technology for an Energy-Rich Approach to Science-Driven Planetary Exploration, 53rd International Astronautical Congress, Houston, Texas, Paper IAF-02-R.4.05, 2002.
Ramohalli, K.., Natale, G., Marcozzi, M., Greene, J., and Duke, V., Newer Concepts in Mars Exploration: LORPEX and PV Enhanced Aerobots, 53rd International Astronautical Congress, Houston, Texas, Paper IAF-02-Q.3.2.07, 2002.
Ramohalli, K., Lozano, P., and Furfaro, R., Biology-Inspired Explorers for Space Systems, 53rd International Astronautical Congress, Houston, Texas, Paper IAF-02-U-2.09, 2002.
Ramohalli, K., Furfaro, R., Lozano, P., and Urdaneta, M., An Innovative Energy-Rich Approach to Planetary Exploration, Paper IAF-01.R.4.03, 52nd International Astronautical Congress, Toulouse, France, October 1-5, 2001.
Ramohalli, K., Furfaro, R., Urdaneta, M., and Streibich, D., A New Concept for Planetary Exploration: ISRU with Powerburst, 51st IAF Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 26, 2000 (Space Resources Roundtable, p.65).
Ramohalli, K., Urdaneta, M., Furfaro, F., Greene, C., Duke, V., and Marcozzi, M., Space Power When You Need It: LORPEX for Powerburst, 51st IAF Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 26, 2000.
Ramohalli, K., Marcozzi, M., and Furfaro, R., The LORPEX Concept for Powerburst, NASA/JPL 1st Workshop on Biomorphic Explorer for Future Missions, Pasadena, California, August 19-20, 2000.
Research Grants Since 2000
Feasibility Demonstration of Han-Hybrids for Divert Engine (MKV Propulsion), Raytheon, 12/19/02-1/31/04.
HAN-Hybrids, Raytheon, 12/00-4/03.
Unrestricted Research Grant, McDonnell Douglas, 9/13/00.
Hybrid Rockets, Raytheon, 7/1/00-12/31/00.
Orbital Debris Mitigation, Spectrum Astro, 12/21/99-8/31/00.
Unrestricted Research Grant, Sigma Technologies International, 7/1/99-6/30/00.
Space Engineering Research Center, NASA, 6/889/92; renewed for 19921995; renewed for 1996-99; renewed 2000-03.
Orbital Debris Processor, U.S. Patent 5,120,008
Gasifiable Carbon Graphite Fibers, U.S. Patent 4,311,630 (with M. F. Humphrey and W. L. Dowler)
Silicone Containing Solid Propellants, U.S. Patent 4,210,474