The finalists of the 2017 QSR Best Paper Competition are (in alphabetical order):
Chenang Liu and Zhenyu (James) Kong, “An Integrated Manifold Learning Approach for Online Process Monitoring of Additive Manufacturing Processes”. (WINNER)
Cynthia Rudin and Yining Wang, “Direct Learning to Rank and Rerank”.
Wujun Si, Qingyu Yang, and Xin Wu, “A Functional Covariate Degradation Model with Application to Degradation Analysis of Dual-phase Steel by Utilizing Its Microstructure Images”.
Yan Wang, Xiaowei Yue, Rui Tuo, Jeffrey H. Hunt and Jianjun Shi, “Effective Model Calibration via Sensible Variable Identification and Adjustment, with Application to Composite Fuselage Simulation”.