IEEE Control Systems Magazine Outstanding Paper Award

To recognize an outstanding article or column published in IEEE Control Systems.

Historical Background:

Established in 1998.

A 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).
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
At most one (1) award presented annually at the Awards Ceremony of the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Basis for Judgement:
Impact on and benefit to IEEE Control Systems Society Members.
Authors of articles or columns published in the society magazine, IEEE Control Systems, 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.
Nomination Details:

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

Nomination Form

Nomination Instructions


Cameron Nowzari, Victor Preciado, and George J. Pappas

Lorenzo Marconi, and Roberto Naldi

Lucy Pao, and Kathryn Johnson

Anuradha Annaswamy, Eugene Lavretsky, and Zachary Dydek

Andrew Teel, Rafal Goebel, and Ricardo G. Sanfelice