Dana Meadows Award Winners

  • 2019: Raquel Froese Buzogany"Policy Analysis of Material Convergence Challenges During Disasters"
    • Honorable Mention (all equally ranked):
      • Danielle Currie"Cryptosporidium and ‘code brown’ – a participatory modelling approach to clearing the pool water"
      • William Schoenberg, "LoopX: Visualizing and understanding the origins of dynamic model behavior."
      • Aklilu Tilahun Tadesse, "Effect of online interactive learning environments on students’ complex dynamic problem solving skills"
  • 2018: Gizem Aktaş, "Modeling the Biological Mechanisms that Determine the Dynamics of Stress Response of the Human Body."
  • 2017: Arash Baghaei Lakeh, “The Dual-Process Theory and Understanding of Stocks and Flows” (co-authored by Navid Ghaffarzadegan)
    • Honorable Mention (all equally ranked):
      • Alba Rojas-Cordova, “Trial Termination and Drug Misclassification in Sequential Adaptive Clinical Trials” (co-author Niyousha Hosseinichimeh)
      • Derek Chan, “Market Formation Across Socioeconomic Class: Impact of Market Infrastructure and Mechanisms” (co-authors Jeroen Struben and Laurette Dube)
      • Henry Bartelet, “Exploring the effectiveness of policies to reverse rapid coral reef degradation in the Philippines.”
  • 2016: No Award
  • 2015: Mohammad S. Jalali, Armin Ashouri Rad, Oscar Herrera-Restrepo, Hui Zhang, “Information Diffusion through Social Networks: the Case of an Online Petition”
    • Honorable Mention (all equally ranked):
      • Chris Browne, Paul Compston, “Rethinking intuition of accumulation principles”
      • Arash Baghaei Lakeh, Navid Ghaffarzadegan*, “Does Analytical Thinking Improve Understanding of Accumulation?”

* Academic supervisor or not a student at time of award