George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award

To recognize outstanding papers published in the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control.

Award Information
Prize: 
Certificate laminated on a plaque (one for each author).
Funding: 
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation: 
Up to three (3) awards presented annually at the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Eligibility: 
Authors of papers published in the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control during the two calendar years preceding the year of the award.
Basis for Judgement: 
Originality, potential impact on the theoretical foundations of control, importance and practical significance in applications, and clarity.
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

George J. Pappas Headshot Photo
2009
"Approximation Metrics for Discrete and Continuous Systems," IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 52, No. 5, pp. 782-798, May 2007
Antoine Girard Headshot Photo
2009
"Approximation Metrics for Discrete and Continuous Systems," IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 52, No. 5, pp. 782-798, May 2007
Headshot Photo
2008
"The Scenario Approach to Robust Control Design," IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 742-753, May 2006
Headshot Photo
2008
"The Scenario Approach to Robust Control Design," IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 742-753, May 2006
Headshot Photo
2007
"A Characterization of Convex Problems in Decentralized Control, " 51:2, 274-286, Feb. 2006
Headshot Photo
2007
"A Characterization of Convex Problems in Decentralized Control, " 51:2, 274-286, Feb. 2006
Tetsuya Iwasaki Headshot Photo
2006
"Generalized KYP Lemma: Unified Frequency Domain Inequalities with Design Applications,"
Headshot Photo
2006
"Generalized KYP Lemma: Unified Frequency Domain Inequalities with Design Applications,"
Joao P. Hespanha Headshot Photo
2006
"Uniform Stability of Switched Linear Systems: Extensions of LaSalle's Invariance Principle." IEEE Trans. on Automat. Contr., 49(4):470—482, Apr. 2004.
A. Stephen Morse Headshot Photo
2005
"Coordination of groups of mobile autonomous agents using nearest neighbor rules," 48:6, June 2003