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Awards competition

IEEE CASE2021 organizes competitions for the four following best paper awards. The CASE2021 Awards committee will select the finalists for each award and the finalists will be invited to present in live (online or in person) their paper and answer questions in special Awards sessions.

IEEE-CASE Best Conference Paper Award (Winner: “Extended Fabrication-Aware Convolution Learning Framework for Predicting 3D Shape Deformation in Additive Manufacturing”, Yuanxiang Wang, Cesar Ruiz, Qiang Huang)

IEEE-CASE Best Student Conference Paper Award (Winner: “Designing a User-Centred and Data-Driven Controller for Pushrim-Activated Power-Assisted Wheels: A Case Study”, Mahsa Khalili, H.F. Machiel Van der Loos, Jaimie Borisoff)

IEEE-CASE Best Application Paper Award (Winner: “A Seamless Workflow for Design and Fabrication of Multimaterial Pneumatic Soft Actuators”, Lawrence Smith, Travis Hainsworth, Zachary Jordan, Xavier Bell, Robert MacCurdy)

IEEE CASE Best Healthcare Automation Paper Award (Winner: “Hospital Beds Planning and Admission Control Policies for COVID-19 Pandemic: A Hybrid Computer Simulation Approach ”, Yiruo Lu, Yongpei Guan, Xiang Zhong, Jennifer Fishe, Thanh Hogan)

 

IEEE CASE2021 Best Student Paper Award Finalists:

Paper 23
Title: Including Sparse Production Knowledge into Variational Autoencoders to Increase Anomaly Detection Reliability.
Authors: Tom Hammerbacher*, Markus Lange-Hegermann, Gorden Platz (Germany)
Student: Tom Hammerbacher

Paper 105
Title: Synthesis and Implementation of Distributed Supervisory Controllers with Communication Delays.
Authors: Lars Moormann*, Reinier Hendrik Jacob Schouten, Joanna Maria Van de Mortel-Fronczak, Wan Fokkink, Jacobus E. Rooda (Netherlands)
Student: Lars Moormann

Paper 271
Title: Optimal Planning of Internet Data Centers Decarbonized by Hydrogen-Water-Based Energy Systems.
Authors: JINHUI LIU, Zhanbo Xu*, Jiang Wu, kun liu, Xunhang Sun, Xiaohong Guan (China)
Student: JINHUI LIU

Paper 297
Title: Deep Reinforcement Learning for Prefab Assembly Planning in Robot-Based Prefabricated Construction.
Authors: Zhu Aiyu*, Gangyan Xu, Pieter Pauwels, Bauke de Vries, Meng Fang (Netherlands)
Student: Zhu Aiyu

 

Paper 370
Title: Designing a User-Centred and Data-Driven Controller for Pushrim-Activated Power-Assisted Wheels: A Case Study.
Authors: Mahsa Khalili*, H.F. Machiel Van der Loos, Jaimie Borisoff (Canada)
Student: Mahsa Khalili

 

Paper 568
Title: Singularity-Aware Motion Planning for Multi-Axis Additive Manufacturing.
Authors: Charlie C.L. Wang*, Tianyu Zhang, Xiangjia Chen, Guoxin Fang, Yingjun Tian (United Kingdom)
Student: Tianyu Zhang

 

IEEE CASE2021 Best Conference Paper Award Finalists:

Paper 159
Title: Probabilistic Movement Primitive Control Via Control Barrier Functions.
Authors: Mohammadreza Davoodi, Asif Iqbal, Joe Cloud, William Beksi, Nicholas (Nick) Gans* (USA)

Paper 318
Title: Extended Fabrication-Aware Convolution Learning Framework for Predicting 3D Shape Deformation in Additive Manufacturing.
Authors: Yuanxiang Wang, Cesar Ruiz, Qiang Huang* (USA)

Paper 347
Title: Efficient Optimization-Based Falsification of Cyber-Physical Systems with Multiple Conjunctive Requirements.
Authors: Logan Mathesen*,Giulia Pedrielli,Georgios Fainekos (USA)

 

IEEE CASE2021 Best Application Paper Award Finalists:

Paper 179
Title: Dynamic Multi-Goal Motion Planning with Range Constraints for Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Following Surface Vehicles.
Authors: James McMahon, Erion Plaku* (USA)

Paper 329
Title: A Seamless Workflow for Design and Fabrication of Multimaterial Pneumatic Soft Actuators.
Authors: Lawrence Smith, Travis Hainsworth, Zachary Jordan, Xavier Bell, Robert MacCurdy* (USA)

Paper 335
Title: OpenUAV Cloud Testbed: a Collaborative Design Studio for Field Robotics.
Authors: Harish Anand,Stephen A. Rees,Zhiang Chen,Ashwin Jose Poruthukaran,Sarah Bearman,Lakshmi Gana Prasad Antervedi*,Jnaneshwar Das (USA)

 

IEEE CASE2021 Best Healthcare Automation Paper Award Finalists:

Paper 63
Title: Hospital Beds Planning and Admission Control Policies for COVID-19 Pandemic: A Hybrid Computer Simulation Approach.
Authors: Yiruo Lu, Yongpei Guan, Xiang Zhong*, Jennifer Fishe, Thanh Hogan (USA)

Paper 212
Title: Rollout-Based Gantry Call-Back Control for Proton Therapy Systems.
Authors: Feifan Wang, Yu-Li Huang, Feng Ju* (USA)

Paper 215
Title: Progress in Development of an Automated Mosquito Salivary Gland Extractor: A Step Forward to Malaria Vaccine Mass Production.
Authors: Wanze Li, Zhuoqun Zhang, Zhuohong He, Parth Vora, Alan Lai, Balazs Vagvolgyi, Simon Leonard, Anna Goodridge, Ioan Iulian Iordachita, Stephen L. Hoffman, Sumana Chakravarty, B Kim Lee Sim, Russell H. Taylor* (USA)

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