IEEE Control Systems Award

To recognize outstanding contributions to control systems engineering, science or technology. 

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Award Information
Prize: 
$10,000, Bronze Medal, Certificate in IEEE Folder, and travel expenses to the CDC (round trip restricted coach air fare, conference registration, and four conference-rate hotel nights).
Funding: 
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation: 
At the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Award Nomination
Nomination Deadline: 
January 31st of each year.
Nomination: 

More information about this award may be obtained directly from the IEEE.

Award Recipients

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2015
For pioneering contributions to H-infinity, linear-multivariable, and digital control
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2014
For seminal contributions to dynamic games, stochastic and risk-sensitive control, control of networks, and hierarchical decision making
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2013
For contributions to systems design and analysis via convex optimization
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2012
For pioneering contributions to nonlinear control theory
Eduardo Sontag Headshot Photo
2011
For fundamental contributions to nonlinear systems theory and nonlinear feedback control
Graham C. Goodwin Headshot Photo
2010
For contributions to the theory and practice of digital and adaptive control
David Q. Mayne Headshot Photo
2009
For contributions to the application of optimization to modern control theory
Mathukumalli Vidyasagar Headshot Photo
2008
For promulgation of control science and engineering and contributions to robust control, robotics and statistical learning theory
Lennart Ljung Headshot Photo
2007
For seminal contributions to system identification and its impact on industrial practice
P.R. Kumar Headshot Photo
2006
For contributions to adaptive control, manufacturing systems and wireless communications
Manfred Morari Headshot Photo
2005
For pioneering contributions to the theory and application of robust process, model predictive, and hybrid systems control
John Doyle Headshot Photo
2004
For fundamental contributions to the analysis and control of uncertain systems
Nikolai N. Krasovskii Headshot Photo
2003
For pioneering contributions to the theories of stability, control and differential games
Pravin Varaiya Headshot Photo
2002
For outstanding contributions to stochastic and adaptive control and the unification of concepts from control and computer science
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2001
For pioneering and fundamental contributions to robust controller design and model order reduction
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2000
For contributions to optimization, optimal control, and nonlinear filtering, and for interdisciplinary research that has expanded the boundaries of control theory
A. Stephen Morse Headshot Photo
1999
For pioneering the geometric approach to linear multivariable control synthesis and contributions to nonlinear and adaptive control theory
Jan C. Willems Headshot Photo
1998
For seminal contributions to control theory and leadership in systems research
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1997
For contributions in the areas of adaptive and optimal control, stability, and system identification
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1996
For pioneering and fundamental contributions to stability analysis and optimal control