Koenig Endowed Chair Kalyanmoy Deb and student co-author, Himanshu Jain, received the "IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation Outstanding Paper Award" in Spain in June.
This is an international honor for Dr. Deb - the Koenig Endowed Chair and a professor of electrical and computer engineering. The award was presented by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society for the most outstanding paper among the 40 published in 2014. You can see the award-winning paper, that is the fourth most popular downloaded article of the journal since its inception in 1997, at: http://tinyurl.com/y72yemb6.
Dr. Deb's 2002 NSGA-II paper is the highest downloaded paper of the same journal and has 23,992 Google Scholar citations.