IEEE Conference on Control Technology and Applications (CCTA) Best Student Paper Award

To recognize excellence in a CCTA paper whose primary contributor(s) is a (are) student member(s) of the IEEE. 

Historical Background:

Established in 2001; revised name 2017.

Certificate laminated on a plaque and travel expenses to the CCTA 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 for the award receive Outstanding Student-Paper award certificates and free student conference registrations.
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society
At a CCTA session or special event.
Basis for Judging:
Originality, clarity, and potential impact on practical applications of control.
Primary contributor(s) of a paper, who was a (were) student(s) at the time of original submission.
Nomination Details:

Nominations must be made by the student's major professor (advisor) through the award portal of PaperPlaza ( by the CCTA deadline for final paper submission. The final version of the paper must be submitted before submitting the nomination. Nominations are limited to one per advisor. The nomination package includes the nomination form that can be found on the CCTA website (under student programs); the form needs to be completed and uploaded through the award portal on PaperPlaza. 

The Chair of the CCTA Best Student-Paper Award committee is appointed by the Board of Governors of the IEEE Control Systems Society (IEEE CSS), based on recommendations from the IEEE CSS President-Elect and the IEEE CSS ExCom.

The winner is announced by the IEEE CSS President at the CCTA banquet where each finalist receives a certificate and the winner receives a plaque.

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