Control Systems Technology Award

To a team or individual for an outstanding control systems technology contribution in either design and implementation, or project management.

Award Information
Prize: 
$2,000, Galvanic (photo engraved) plaque for each recipient, and travel expenses to the CDC for one recipient (round trip restricted (minimal) coach air fare, conference registration and up to 4 conference-rate hotel-nights for a 3-day conference, and up to 5 conference-rate hotel-nights for a 4-day conference). If the prize is awarded to a group, members of the group will equally split the cash portion of the prize.
Funding: 
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation: 
At the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Eligibility: 
Either an individual or a team.
Award Nomination
Nomination Deadline: 
May 15 of each year.
Nomination: 

Nominations and reference letters are due by May 15 and must be submitted using the CSS Awards Nomination system at awards.paperplaza.net. Please download the nomination form and follow the instructions.

Award Recipients

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2007
For contributions to the areas of control of compressor instabilities, combustion instabilities, and other fluid flow instabilities in aerospace systems
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2006
For his outstanding contributions in applying control systems technology to Particle Accelerators and Digital Printing Systems
Gary Balas Headshot Photo
2005
For their outstanding contributions to control systems technology by developing state-of-the art control algorithms and enabling software for use in industrial problems, for making modern robust control tools accessible to practicing engineers, and for their leadership role in the field of control engineering
2005
For their outstanding contributions to control systems technology by developing state-of-the art control algorithms and enabling software for use in industrial problems, for making modern robust control tools accessible to practicing engineers, and for their leadership role in the field of control engineering
2004
For the development of modeling and simulation techniques for multivehicle traffic networks and advanced air traffic management systems through innovative application of control systems concepts
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2003
For the development of fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly automotive powertrains through innovative application of control theory
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2003
For the development of fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly automotive powertrains through innovative application of control theory
Jing Sun Headshot Photo
2003
For the development of fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly automotive powertrains through innovative application of control theory
Greg Stewart
2002
In recognition for their innovative application of modern identification and control methods to the papermaking process
2002
In recognition for their innovative application of modern identification and control methods to the papermaking process
2001
For their development of the StreamLiner artificial heart, a mechatronics design that epitomizes the integration of control with electromechanical systems to achieve a novel design that has the potential to save over 35,000 lives per year
2001
For their development of the StreamLiner artificial heart, a mechatronics design that epitomizes the integration of control with electromechanical systems to achieve a novel design that has the potential to save over 35,000 lives per year
1999
For research, development, and implementation of state of the art process control in the chemical manufacturing industry
1998
For innovative industrial applications of adaptive control
1997
For pioneering contributions to time-scale analysis of large power systems
1995
For the development and application of control systems methodology to light weight, flexible spacecraft systems and structures
1994
For the Creation, development, implementation and management automation planning software, ManuPlan and its derivative MPX during the period 1986-1993
1994
For the Creation, development, implementation and management automation planning software, ManuPlan and its derivative MPX during the period 1986-1993