INFORMS Simulation Society

The INFORMS Simulation Society announced the following awards for 2016:

Lifetime Professional Achievement Award

Bruce Schmeiser and Russell C. H. Cheng (l-r).

Bruce Schmeiser and Russell C. H. Cheng (l-r).

Recipient:
Russell C. H. Cheng
Recognition:
Career contributions to the field of simulation

Distinguished Service Award

Douglas Morrice and Jeffery Joines (l-r).

Douglas Morrice and Jeffery Joines (l-r).

Recipient:
Douglas Morrice
Recognition:
Longstanding, exceptional service to the simulation community

Outstanding Simulation Publication Award

Chang-Han Rhee (l) Peter Glynn (r)

Chang-Han Rhee (l), Peter Glynn (r)

Recipients:
Chang-Han Rhee and Peter Glynn
Recognized work:
“Unbiased Estimation with Square Root Convergence for SDE Models” (Operations Research)

WSC Best Student Paper Award

Emily Lada and Sara Shashaani (l-r).

Emily Lada and Sara Shashaani (l-r).

Recipient:
Sara Shashaani
Recognized work:
ASTRO-DF: Adaptive Sampling Trust-Region Optimization Algorithms, Heuristics and Numerical Experience

WSC Diversity Award

Recipients: Jessica P. Dorismond, Mariam Kotachi and Wen Zhang (l-r)

Recipients: Jessica P. Dorismond, Mariam Kotachi and Wen Zhang (l-r)