Among Top 2%, Scientists in world ranking brought out by Stanford University, 2020. Fellow of Institution of Engineers INDIA. He worked on hydrometallurgy, biohydrometallurgy, waste management, environmental mining management, and recycling. He is now an active editorial board member in 3 peer-reviewed scientific journals, an active reviewer in 5 peer-reviewed scientific journals, and had published 240 research papers in international/national journals, 5 books, 20 book chapters,10 patents, 30 International Conference proceedings, and 5292 citations with h-index: 39, i10-index: 104, My Web Site: www.lbsukla.com.Prof. Sukla is the recipient of several prestigious awards including Incredible Professionals of India 2021 on 12th November 2021 ,Innovative Professor award of the Year Awards 2021 on 13th November 2021, Global Teaching Excellence Awards 2021 on 24rth July 2021, International Scientist Awards on Engineering Science & Medicine on 28 August 2021, Asian Education Awards 2021 by Asian Education Society in recognition of his continuing Excellence in Education on 10th April 2021, The R.P.Das Memorial award in Hydrometallurgical Engineering by the Indian Institute of Metals, Bhubaneswar Chapter in 2019, Global Education and Corporate Leadership Award for 2018 on 23rd December 2018, IIME Mineral Beneficiation Award: Academic / R&D for the year 2009 for his outstanding professional contribution to Mineral Engineering, Prof. S.R. Vyas Memorial Award for the year 2010 by Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) towards his significant contribution for the Development of Microbiology in India, and Sita Ram Rungta Memorial Award – 2007 of the Society of Geoscientists and Allied Technologists ( SGAT) for the year 2007 for outstanding work in the field of bio-mineral processing.