IEEE Control Systems Magazine Outstanding Paper Award

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    TCNS Senior Editor; CSM Outstanding Paper Award Chair

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

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 articles or columns published in the IEEE Control Systems Magazine 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: 
Impact on the field of systems and control and benefit to Control Systems Society members.
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

2002 - "Mechatronic Systems, Communication, and Control in Precision Agriculture," IEEE Control Systems Magazine, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 48-70, October 2001.

2001 - "Evolution and Control System Design," IEEE Control Systems Magazine, Vol. 20, No. 5, pp. 20-35, October 2000.

2000 - "Control of Diesel Engines," IEEE Control Systems Magazine, Vol. 18, No. 5, pp. 53-71, October 1998.