Purpose of the Award
The Applied Probability Society of INFORMS (APS) is currently soliciting nominations for the 2012 award of the bi-annual Erlang Prize. The Erlang Prize is awarded to a young researcher who has made outstanding contributions to applied probability. It is a prestigious award, providing recognition for exceptional achievement in the early stage of one's career.
The prize consists of a plaque and a $1000 check. The Prize will be awarded at the INFORMS annual meeting in Phoenix, Arizona. The winner will be notified approximately one month prior to the meeting. Presentation of the Prize will be made by a member of the APS Awards Committee.