iise Computer & Information Systems (CIS) Division Best Student Paper Competition

The IISE CIS Division Best Student Paper Award aims at rewarding students who conduct advanced research in the areas of computer & information systems. Undergraduate or graduate students must be enrolled in an industrial engineering program (or related field) at the time of abstract submission to be eligible to participate. Also, students must be current members of the IISE and the CIS Division at the time of the full paper submission.


Paper submission: January 16
Winner notification: March 7

For more information, please contact John Usher.


Mohammed Aladeemy
Binghamton University
"A mathematical Programming Approach for Relocation Planning of Data Centers."


Not awarded 

2015 Winner

Mehrad Bastani, Aristotelis Thanos and Gregory Collins
University of Miami
"A Voronoi-based Genetic Algorithm for Waste Collection Vehicle Routing Problem"

2014 Winner

Gang Liu
University of South Florida,
"Self-organized Recurrence Networks"

Past Winners 

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