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

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.

2007 - "Sensorless vibration suppression and scan compensation for piezoelectric tube nanopositioners," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp 33-44, January 2006.

2006 - "Global Uniform Asymptotic Stabilization of an Underactuated Surface Vessel: Experimental Results," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 891-903, December 2004.

2005 - "Worst-case and distributional robustness analysis of finite-time control trajectories for nonlinear distributed parameter systems," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 11, No. 5, pp. 694-704, September 2003.

2004 - "Feedback Controller Design for a Spatially Distributed System: The Paper Machine Problem," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 11, No. 5, pp. 612-628, September 2003.

2003 - "Effects of Control Structure on Performance for an Automotive Powertrain with a Continuously Variable Transmission," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 10, No. 5, pp. 701-708, September 2002.

2002 - "Constructive Lyapunov Control Design for Turbocharged Diesel Engines," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 288-299, March 2000.

2001 - "Demonstration of Integrated Longitudinal and Lateral Control for the Operation of Automated Vehicles in Platoons," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 695-708, July 2000.