Control Systems Technology Award

To a team or individual for an outstanding control systems technology contribution in either design and implementation, or project management.

Prize:
$2,000, Galvanic (photo engraved) plaque for each recipient, and travel expenses to the CDC 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). If the prize is awarded to a group, members of the group will equally split the cash portion of the prize.
Funding:
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation:
At the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Eligibility:
Either an individual or a team.
Nomination Details:

Nominations and reference letters are due by May 15 and must be submitted using the CSS Awards Nomination system at awards.paperplaza.net.

Nomination Form

Nomination Instructions

Award Recipients

Pierino Bonanni, James Brooks, David Chan, Ramu Chandra, Paul Houpt, H. Kirk Mathews, Bernardo Movsichoff, Manthram Sivasubramaniam

2017 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For control systems innovations of the GE Trip Optimizer leading to both commercial success and significant environmental benefits.

Aaron Knobloch, Anna Stefanopoulou, Dyche Anderson, Jason Karp, Christopher Kapusta, Jason Siegel

2016 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For the development of an advanced battery management system accounting for electro-thermo-mechanical phenomena.

Nathan van de Wouw, Henk Nijmeijer, Alexey Pavlov, Marcel Heertjes

2015 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For the Development and Application of Variable-Gain Control techniques for High-Performance Motion Systems.

Michael Cantoni, Iven Mareels, Erik Weyer

2014 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
for their work, in a 15 year collaboration with Rubicon Water of Australia, for the development and implementation of controls for irrigation channels and water management, as embodied in Rubicon's Total Channel Control product

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2013 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award

David Germann, Dejan Kihas, Daniel Pachner, Jaroslav Pekar, Greg Stewart, Francesco Borrelli

2012 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
for the design, implementation and commercialization of the OnRAMP Design Suite for Powertrain Control

Christos Cassandras, Michael Clune

2011 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For the design and commercial development of SimEvents, a discrete event and hybrid system simulator.

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Mrdjan Jankovic

2010 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For advancing automotive engine technology using novel control and optimization methods

Reza Moheimani, Angeliki Pantazi, Abu Sebastian, Giovanni Cherubini, Mark Lantz, Haralampos Pozidis, Hugo Rothuizen, Evangelos Elftheriou

2009 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For nanopositioning for MEMS-based storage and other applications

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Tariq Samad

2008 Recipient of Control Systems Technology Award
For technology development, demonstration, and commercialization that span a number of application domains: process industries, aerospace vehicles, building automation, and automotive power trains