IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology Outstanding Paper Award

To recognize an outstanding paper published in the IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology.

Award Information
Prize: 
A galvanic (photo engraved) plaque for each recipient, and for one recipient of each award, travel expenses to the CDC (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.
Funding: 
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation: 
At most one (1) award presented annually at the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Eligibility: 
Authors of papers published in the IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology during the two calendar years preceding the year of the award. The paper publication date is determined by the journal volume date (not the online publication date).
Basis for Judgement: 
Originality, relevance of the application, clarity of exposition, and demonstrated impact on control systems technology.
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

2014 - “An Energy Management Controller to Optimally Trade Off Fuel Economy and Drivability for Hybrid Vehicles”, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 1490-1505, November 2012.

2013 - “2-DOF Control of a Fire-Rescue Turntable Ladder,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 438-452, March 2012.

2012 - “Two-degree-of-freedom active vibration control of a prototyped ‘smart’ rotor,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 284-296, March 2011.

2011 - “High Altitude Wind Energy Generation Using Controlled Power Kites,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 279–293, March 2010.

2010 - “Banding Artifact Reduction for a Class of Color Electrophotographic Printers with Underactuated Motor/Gear Configuration” IEEE Transaction on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 577–588, July 2008

2009 - "Control of MEMS-Based Scanning-Probe Data-Storage Devices," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 15, No. 5, pp. 824-841, September 2007.

2008 - "Passivity-based Dynamic Visual Feedback Control for Three Dimensional Target Tracking: Stability and L2-gain Performance Analysis," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 40-52, January 2007.