IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Andy Chi Best Paper Award

To recognize the best paper published in the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. The purposes of this award are: to emphasize the importance or good authorship and timeliness of subject matter, and to stimulate interest in the Transactions.

Prize:
$1,000 for one author, or $2,000 shared among multiple authors, divided equally among them; and Plaque. An additional $1,000 travel allowance to be granted on a need basis by the Awards Chair on request of recipient. The honorarium and travel expenses are shared pro rata if there are multiple recipients and attendees.
Funding:
Funded by the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society.
Presentation:
Presented at the I2MTC Awards Luncheon in the following year. For example, the 2010 award will be presented at the 2011 I2MTC.
Basis for Judging:
Timeliness of subject matter and the importance of good authorship are emphasized. with the following selection criteria: Communication of paper's subject matter to non-experts; Organization and logical structure; Balance detail versus brevity; Writing style, language usage, etc.; Utilization of illustrative materials, tables and figures; Bibliography adequate references to the key work in the subject field; Timeliness of the paper's subject matter; Potential impact on the subject area; Degree of originality; Relative importance of the subject area in the total field of instrumentation and measurement.
Eligibility:
An author or authors of a paper published in I&M Society Transactions in a given calendar year (n-1) and will presented at the I2MTC Awards Luncheon in the following year (n+1). For example, the 2010 award was based on papers published in 2009 and the award will be presented in 2011.

Recipients

Jenny Wirandi, Jiandan Chen, and Wlodek J. Kulesza