Conference Best-Paper-Award Criteria

IEEE ICMA conferenc has the following four categories of conference awards:

  • Best Conference Paper Award
  • Toshio Fukuda Best Paper Award in Mechatronics
  • Best Paper Award in Automation
  • Best Student Paper Award
All the Best-Paper-Award Committee Members are the judges for selecting the winner of the Best Paper Award, and they will attend each presentation and evaluate each finalist's performance according to the following Evaluation Criteria:
Technical Strength
The winner of the Best Paper Award will receive a certificate.

Conference Awards

Best Student Paper Award:

A Transient FEA-based Methodology for Designing Soft Surgical Manipulators
Mohamed Elkeran and Mohamed Fanni

Toshio Fukuda Best Paper Award in Mechatronics:

Multi-link Articulated Wheeled In-pipe Robot with Underactuated Twisting Joints
Atsushi Kakogawa, Yoshimichi Oka, and Shugen Ma

Best Paper Award in Automation:

A UserĀ“s Steps Considered Motion Control Approach of an Intelligent Walking Training Robot
Bo Shen, Shuoyu Wang

Best Conference Paper Award:

For Prostate MRI Segmentation: A Prior-shape-based Level Set Model Combined with Gradient and Regional Information
Bo Pan, Weirong Wang, Jiawen Yan, Yili Fu

The Robotics Society of Japan Kagawa University Kagawa University The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers Japan Society for Precision Engineering The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers Harbin Engineering University University of Electro-Communications University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Changchun University of Science and Technology