SMC Best Student Paper Award

Description

To recognize the best oral presentation and paper by a student at the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society Conference. (Established in 1998)

Prize

$500 and a Plaque. The honorarium is split among multiple student coauthors who also receive a Plaque and a ticket to attend the Awards Banquet at the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics.

Funding

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

Eligibility

The presenter must be a major contributor to both the written paper and the results described in the paper, and a student when the paper was completed.

Basis for Judging

Technical quality, presentation quality, and ability to communicate and respond to questions concerning the topic of the paper.

Presentation

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


Past Awardees

2019

  • Yuta Takayama, Yoshihiro Tanaka, Tomohiro Fukuda, Hiroshi Miura, and Yukihiro Terada 
    For the student paper and oral presentation co-authored with Yuta Takayama, Yoshihiro Tanaka, Tomohiro Fukuda, and Hiroshi Miura entitled "Soft Wearable Tactile Sensor for Softness Evaluation Through Internal Examination" published in the Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 6-9 October 2019.

2018

  • Vicenç Rubies Royo, Claire Tomlin and Shankar Sastry  
    For the oral presentation and paper entitled: “Haptic Assistance via Inverse Reinforcement Learning,”

2017

  • George D. Montañez
    For the best student paper and oral presentation entitled, “The Famine of Forte: Few Search Problems Greatly Favor Your Algorithm,” published in the proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 5-8 October 2017
  • Sanghyun Cho
    For the best student paper and oral presentation co-authored with Won-Hyong Lee and Jong-Hwan Kim entitled, “Implementation of Human-Robot VQA Interaction System with Dynamic Memory Networks,”published in the proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 5-8 October 2017
  • Won-Hyong Lee
    For the best student paper and oral presentation co-authored with Sanghyun Cho and Jong-Hwan Kim entitled, “Implementation of Human-Robot VQA Interaction System with Dynamic Memory Networks,” published in the proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 5-8 October 2017
  • John-Hwan Kim
    For the best student paper and oral presentation co-authored with Sanghyun Cho and Won-Hyong Lee entitled, “Implementation of Human-Robot VQA Interaction System with Dynamic Memory Networks,” published in the proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 5-8 October 2017

2014

  • Vikram Shenoy Handiru
    "For his presentation of 'An Iterative Optimization Technique for Robust Channel Selection in Motor Imagery based Brain Computer Interface,' co-authored with Vinod Achutavarrier Prasad."
  • Rolf Edwin Klomp
    "For his presentation of 'Ecological Interface Design: Control Space Robustness in Future Trajectory-based Air Traffic Control Decision Support,' co-authored with Clark Borst and Gesa Praetorius."

2013

  • Ken Imai, Toshimitsu Ushioi
    "For the best paper and oral presentation, 'Effective Combination of Search Policy based on Probability and Entropy for Heterogeneous Mobile Sensors,' presented at the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Manchester, United Kingdom, 13-16 October 2013."

2011

  • Neda Eskandari, Meeko M. K. Oishi

2010

  • Joost Venrooij

2007

  • Niki Abolhassani

2005

  • Dimitri Zarzhitsky

2004

  • Thorsten Meinf

2003

  • Sommer Gentry, Miwa Hayashi, Thomas Bourdeaud'huy

2002

  • Thomas Bourdeaud'huy

2001

  • Burak Ozpineci

2000

  • Ying Tang