Official ASME Group

Multibody Systems & Nonlinear Dynamics

The Multibody Systems & Nonlinear Dynamics Technical Committee of the Design Engineering Division

Best Student Paper Award

In conjunction with the ASME International Conference on Multibody Systems, Nonlinear Dynamics and Control, organized as part of the ASME IDETC/CIE meetings, the TC-MSND presents a Best Student Paper Award in recognition of a technical conference paper and presentation by a student that meets high expectations for content, originality, significance, and delivery.

View the 2013 call for contributions

Please note that no Best Student Paper Award competition will be held in conjunction with the 2014 MSNDC.

Past Awardees

2015: David Hajdu, "The effect of Non-Symmetric FRF on Machining: a Case Study," co-authored with Tamas Inspirer and Gabor Stepan.

2013: Ludovic Renson, "Numerical Computation Of Nonlinear Normal Modes Of Nonconservative Systems," co-authored with Gaëtan Kerschen.

2011: Margarida Machado, "A Novel Continuous Contact Force Model for Multibody Dynamics," co-authored with Paulo Flores.

2009: Hammad Mazhar: "GPU Collision Detection Using Spatial Subdivision With Applications in Contact Dynamics."