2015 Awards

2015 Award Finalists

  • Sam Davanloo Tajbakhsh: "Sparse Precision Matrix Selection for Fitting Gaussian Random Field Models to Large Data Sets", Penn State University, Co-Advisors: Enrique Del Castillo and Necdet Serhat Aybat.
  • Fulton Wang: "Falling Rule Lists", MIT, Advisor: Cynthia Rudin
  • Murat Yildirim: "Sensor-Driven Condition-Based Generation Maintenance and Operations Scheduling", Georgia Tech, Advisor: Nagi Gebraeel.
  • Mingdi You: "When Wind Meets Turbines: A New Statistical Approach for Characterizing the Heterogeneous Wake Effects in Multi-turbine Wind Farms", The University of Michigan, Advisor: Eunshin Byon