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
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.
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
At most one (1) award presented annually at the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
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.

Nominations and reference letters are due by May 15 and must be submitted using the CSS Awards Nomination system at Please download the nomination form and follow the instructions.

Award Recipients

2000 - "Centrifugal Compressor Surge and Speed Control," IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 7, No. 5, pp. 567-579, September 1999.