IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC) Best Student Paper Award

To recognize excellence in a conference paper whose primary contributor(s) is a (are) Student Member(s) of the IEEE. 

Historical Background:

Established in 1992

Certificate laminated on a plaque, and travel expenses to the Conference on Decision and Control 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). The remaining finalists receive Outstanding Student-Paper award certificates and free student conference registrations.
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
At the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Basis for Judgement:
Originality, clarity and potential impact on practical applications or theoretical foundations of control.
Primary contributor(s) of a paper, who was a (were) Student Member(s) of the IEEE at the time of original submission.
Nomination Details:

Deadline for CDC 2020: 15 August 31 August

Nominations must be made by the student's major professor (advisor) through PaperPlaza using the official nomination form. Nominations are limited to one per advisor.

The final version of the paper must be submitted before submitting the nomination.

Nomination Form


Jin-Won Kim, Amirhossein Taghvaei, and Prashant G. Mehta

What is the Lagrangian for Nonlinear Filtering?

Erfan Nozari, and Jorge Cortés