Andrew P. Sage Best Transactions Paper Award

Description

To recognize the authors of the best paper published annually in the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC). (established in 1998)

Prize

$500 for each author up to a maximum of $2,500 for multiple authors, and a Plaque for each author.

Funding

Funded by the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society through an endowment administered by the IEEE Foundation.

Eligibility

Authors of papers published in the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics during the previous calendar year.

Basis for Judging

Originality, technical merit, potential impact to the SMCS Field of Interest, and presentation quality.

Presentation

At the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics.


Past Awardees

2018

  • Qinglai Wei, Derong Liu, and Hanquan Lin
    For the paper entitled “Value Iteration Adaptive Dynamic Programming for Optimal Control of Discrete-Time Nonlinear Systems,”
  • Shaocheng Tong, Lili Zhang, and Yongming Li
    For the paper entitled “A Personalizable Driver Steering Model Capable of Predicting Driver Behaviors in Vehicle Collision Avoidance Maneuvers,”
  • Shaocheng Tong, Lili Zhang, and Yongming Li
    For the paper entitled “Observed-Based Adaptive Fuzzy Decentralized Tracking Control for Switched Uncertain Nonlinear Large-Scale Systems With Dead Zones,”

2017

  • Jun Yu, Dacheng Tao, Meng Wang, Yong Rui, Yuichi Saito, Makoto Itoh, Toshiyuki Inagaki, Wei He, Yitting Dong, Changyin Sun

2016

  • Hongyi Li, Xingjian Jing, Hak-Keung Lam, Peng Shi, Ignacio Javier Perez, Franisco Javier Csbrerizo, Sergio Alonso, Enrique Herrara-Viedma, Ziho Kang, Steven J. Landry

2015

  • Huaguang Zhang, Lili Cui, Yanhong Luo
    "For their paper "Near-Optimal Control for Nonzero-Sum Differential Games of Continuous-Time Nonlinear Systems Using Single-Network ADP" (Transactions on Cybernetics, 43(1):206-216, February 2013.)"

2014

  • Giancarlo Fortino, Roberta Giannantonio, Raffaele Gravina, Philip Kuryloski, Roozbeh Jafari
    "For their paper "Enabling effective programming and flexible management of efficient body sensor network applications" (Transactions on Human Machine Systems 43(1):115-133)

2012

  • Neil Higgins, Valeriy Vyatkin, Nirmal-Kumar C. Nair, Karlheinz Schwarz

2011

  • Kumlachew M. Woldemariam, Gary G. Yen

2010

  • Ji Hyun Yang, Zhi-Hong Mao, Louis Tijerina, Tom Pilutti, Joseph F. Coughlin, Eric Feron

2009

  • Lucian Busoniu, Robert Babuska, Brt De Schutter

2008

  • Tal Oron-Gilad

2007

  • Wee Kheng Leow, Marcelo H. Ang, Jr., Kian Hsiang Low, Richard D. Gilson, Joshua L. Downs

2006

  • Raj Subha, Kai Ghoebel, Dean K. Frederick

2005

  • Veysel Gazi, Kevin M. Passino

2003

  • Ludmila I. Kuncheva

2000

  • Krishna Pattipati, Mojdeh Shakeri, Vijaya Raghavan