Hendrik W. Bode Lecture Prize

To recognize distinguished contributions to control systems science or engineering.

Award Information
Prize: 
$2,000, Galvanic (photo engraved) plaque, and travel expenses to the CDC (round trip restricted 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). The recipient gives a plenary lecture at the CDC evaluating a significant contribution to control systems science or engineering.
Funding: 
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation: 
At the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.

Award Recipients

B. Ross Barmish Headshot Photo
2013
For fundamental contributions to the analysis of systems with parametric uncertainty and to probabilistic robustness, and for contributions to the design of stock-trading algorithms that are robust to market variability.
Jessy W. Grizzle Headshot Photo
2012
For his work on automotive applications, his results on nonlinear system theory and for his more recent application to experiments on bipedal locomotion that provide an excellent showcase to the broader community of the value of control theory
John Baillieul Headshot Photo
2011
For seminal contributions to mathematical system theory and networked control
Manfred Morari Headshot Photo
2010
For distinguished contributions to the theory and industrial impact of model predictive control
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2009
For fundamental contributions in the areas of stochastic, adaptive, large scale and hybrid systems
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2008
For fundamental contributions to algebraic and geometric approaches to systems and control
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2007
For fundamental contributions to the theory of control of natural and synthetic physical systems
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2006
For fundamental contributions to the foundations of geometric nonlinear control theory
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2004
For seminal contributions to stochastic control and dynamic game theory, robust nonlinear and adaptive control, and control over wired and wireless networks