IISE Logistics and Supply Chain (LSC) division Best Student Paper Competition

The Best Student Paper Competition is held as part of the Logistics and Supply Chain Track of the 2019 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference. The first place winner will receive a framed certificate. The qualification and the criteria are described below:


  • The student must be a member of IISE and the LSC division.
  • The student must have carried out a substantial part of the research reported in the paper.
  • The student must be the first author and must present the paper at the IISE Annual Conference & Expo in Orlando, Florida, May 18-21, 2019.
  • During submission of the abstract, the paper must be identified as a student paper at the end of the abstract.

Selection criteria:

The Awards sub-committee will evaluate the qualified papers and select a few good papers for further consideration.

Abstract submission deadline is Nov. 9, 2018.

Information to submit an abstract.

2018 Winners

1st Place:
Barbara Venegas Quintrileo
The Pennsylvania State University
"Supply Chain Coordination with Profit-sharing Agreements"

2nd Place:
Archit Mokashi
Purdue University
"Aircraft Routing Model for Express Air Shipment"

3rd Place:
Yusuf Secerdin
University of Miami
"Capacity Balancing in Service Network Design Problems"

Past Winners

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