First Place: Victoria Andrea Cabrera, Leticia Ceballos and Lorena Tamez, Universidad de Monterrey"An Agile Distribution Strategy for Improving on Time Delivery"
Second Place: William Gillis, Missouri University of Science and Technology"Understanding the Design Impacts Among LEED Certification Credits"
Third Place: Carl Kirpes, Iowa State University"Systems Engineering Application in an Engineering Design Build Firm"
First Place: Akkarapol Sa-Ngasoongsong – Oklahoma State University"Long-Term Demand Prediction Using Long-Run Equilibrium Relationship of Intrinsic Time-Scale Decomposition Components"
Second Place: Patrick Garner – University of Pittsburgh"Complexities in the Operating Room"
Third Place: Bhanuchander Poreddy and Benjamin Daniels – Missouri University of Science and Technology"Mathematical Model of Sub-System Interactions for Forward Operating Bases"
The awards were formally presented during the 2012 IIE Annual Conference and Expo in Orlando.
First Place: Mengqi Hu – Arizona State UniversityA Study on Medical Imaging Equipment Productivity and Utilization
Second Place: Shrikant Jarugumilli – Missouri University of Science and TechnologyIntegrated Workforce Planning Considering Regular and Overtime DecisionsThird Place: Kiran Rangarajan – Missouri University of Science and TechnologyCost Analysis of Renewable Energy-Based Microgrids for Rural Energy Management