Rudolf Kalman Best Paper Award

ASME Unit:   Dynamic Systems & Control Division
Date Established:   1981
Achievement:   This award is given annually by the Dynamic Systems and Control Division of ASME to the authors of the best paper published in the ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems Measurement and Control during the preceding year.
Limitations:   Any member of the DSCD Honors Committee whose term on the committee includes a portion of the period in any selection cycle between the first solicitation for nominations for the award and the final selection of the award recipient(s) is ineligible for nomination for these awards.
Nomination Deadline:   6/30
Form of Award:   Plaque or framed certificate suitable for wall hanging and a citation specific to the award recipient.
Frequency of Award:   Every other year
Administrative:   Dynamic Systems & Control Division
Level of Award:   Division
Selected By:   Dynamic Systems and Control Honors & Awards Committee
Selecting Process:   The Editor of the Journal of Dynamic, Systems, Measurement and Control solicits nominations from the Associate Editors of the Journal. The Editor down selects from these nominations and submits a final set of nominations to the H&A Committee. The Committee determines the winner. The award is presented at the DSCC Awards Banquet. The authors receives an cash award plus a certificate, one for each co-author.
Funding:   The Award is funded from a draw from the DSCD Custodial Fund with a cash award in an amount of $750.00.
Date Created:   12/5/2008
Date Modified:   11/6/2012
Contact Name:   Dawn Tilbury
Contact Email:   tilbury@umich.edu
Comtact Phone:   (734) 936-2129

Winners of the Rudolf Kalman Best Paper Award

1981
Joseph Beaman
Karl Hedrick

1982

Steven Dubowski

1993
B. Paden, D. Chen
R. Ledesma
E. Bayo

1994
Tsu-Chin Tsao
Masayoshi Tomizuka

1995
T. Yoshikawa
Y. Yokokohji
T. Matsumoto
X. Z. Zheng

1996
Michael Pelletier

1998
W.C. Sun
K.A. Stelson

1999
Asok Ray
Kamal Youcef-Toumi
Ting-Jen Yeh

2000
Karl Hedrick
2000 - P.P Yip

2002
J.W. Glass
Matt Franchek

2003
L-K Chen
A. G. Ulsoy

2004
Quinn Y.J. Smithwick
Per G. Reinhall
Juris Vagners
Eric J. Seibel

2005
S. Parthasarathy
S. Mantell
K. Stelson

2006
G. Shaver
J.C. Gerdes
M. Roelle
P. Caton
C. Edwards

2007
Eric Maslen
Dominick Montie
Tetsuya Iwasaki

2008
Sergio Savaresi
Mara Tanelli
Carlo Cantoni

2009
Hans DeSmidt,
Kon-Well Wang
Edward C. Smith

2010
Soo Jeon
M. Tomizuka
Tetsuaki Katou

2011
Aravind Seshadri
Prabhakar R. Pagilla

2012
Nicoleta Minoiu Enache
Saïd Mammar
Benoit Lusetti
Yazid Sebsadj

2013
Nikhil Ravi
Hsien-Hsin Liao
Adam F. Jungkunz
Chen-Fang Chang
Han Ho Song
Christian Gerdes

2014
Z. Shen
C.D. Rahn

2015
D. Spinello
D.J. Stilwell

2016
Galip Ulsoy