**Best Papers (Evaluated by committees of 6
international experts, different for each discipline)**

__
JANUARY 2009, Ningbo - Zhejiang Wanli University,__**
Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009:**

Best paper of the entire multiconference held in **
Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009:
**

Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009

Tsung-Han Tsai, Tzu-Liang Kung, Jimmy J. M. Tan, Lih-Hsing Hsu

&

** Best
Paper for the 3rd WSEAS International Conference on CIRCUITS, SYSTEMS, SIGNAL
and TELECOMMUNICATIONS (CISST'09)
Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009
**

Qingbing Liu

Best Paper for the 5th WSEAS International Conference on MATHEMATICAL BIOLOGY and ECOLOGY (MABE'09)

Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009

Katrin Laas, Romi Mankin, Astrid Rekker

Best Paper for the 6th WSEAS International Conference on FLUID MECHANICS (FLUIDS'09)

Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009

Upaka Rathnayake, Norihiro Izumi

&

Evgenya D. Karepova, Vladimir V. Shaidurov

Best Paper for the 6th WSEAS International Conference on HEAT and MASS TRANSFER (HMT'09)

Ningbo, China, January 10-12, 2009

M. Kostic, Kalyan C. Simham

**See
also: ** __
CEA '09, CISST '09, MABE '09, FLUIDS '09, HMT '09, Ningbo, China, January 10-12,
2009__

Best Paper for the 8th WSEAS International Conference on ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, KNOWLEDGE ENGINEERING and DATA BASES (AIKED '09), University of Cambridge, UK, February 21-23, 2009

&

**
Best Paper for the 8th WSEAS International Conference on SOFTWARE ENGINEERING,
PARALLEL and DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS
(SEPADS '09), University of Cambridge, UK, February 21-23, 2009
**

Clotilde Rohleder

**
Best Paper for the 8th WSEAS International Conference on ELECTRONICS, HARDWARE,
WIRELESS and OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS
(EHAC '09), University of Cambridge, UK, February 21-23, 2009
**

Membership Functions,

V. O. S. Olunloyo, A. M. Ajofoyinbo, O. Ibidapo-Obe

Best Paper for the 8th WSEAS International Conference on SIGNAL PROCESSING, ROBOTICS and AUTOMATION (ISPRA '09),

University of Cambridge, UK, February 21-23, 2009

Kyuwan Choi, Hideaki Hirose, Yoshio Sakurai, Toshio Iijima, Yasuharu Koike

&

Tilo Strutz

** Best
Paper for the 1st WSEAS Int. Conf. on NANOTECHNOLOGY (NANOTECHNOLOGY'09),
University of Cambridge, UK, February 21-23, 2009
**

S. Moseenkov, V. Kuznetsov, A. Usoltseva, I. Mazov, A. Ischenko, T. Buryakov, O. Anikeeva, A. Romanenko, P.

Kuzhir, D. Bychenok, K. Batrakov, S. Maksimenko

**See
also: ** __
AIKED, SEPADS, EHAC, ISPRA, NANO, Cambridge, UK, February, 2009__

**
Best Paper for the 4th IASME / WSEAS Int.Conf. on ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT (EE'09),
University of Cambridge, UK, February 24-26, 2009
**

Saeed-Reza Sabbagh-Yazdi, Iman Khalili-Pooya, Nikos E. Mastorakis

Best Paper for the 4th IASME / WSEAS Int.Conf. on CONTINUUM MECHANICS (CM'09), University of Cambridge, UK, February 24-26, 2009

Mohammad Naraghi, Ioannis Chasiotis, Harry H. Hilton

Best Paper for the 4th IASME / WSEAS Int.Conf. on WATER RESOURCES, HYDRAULICS & HYDROLOGY (WHH'09), University of Cambridge, UK, February 24-26, 2009

Renaud Hostache, Patrick Matgen, Mara Montanari, Christine Fosty, Laurent Pfister

**
Best Paper for the 3rd IASME / WSEAS Int.Conf. on GEOLOGY and SEISMOLOGY
(GES'09), University of Cambridge, UK, February 24-26, 2009
**

Eleni Kokinou, Philippos Vallianatos, Apostolos Sarris, Margarita Moisidi, Ifigeneia Tzanaki, Eftimia Tzakalaki, Evangelia Tziskaki

Best Paper for the 10th WSEAS Int. Conf. on NEURAL NETWORKS (NN'09)

Jiri Bila, Ivo Bukovsky, Jakub Jura

Best Paper for the 10th WSEAS Int. Conf. on FUZZY SYSTEMS (FS'09)

Alina Gavrilut, Anca Croitoru, Gabriela Apreutesei

Best Paper for the 10th WSEAS Int. Conf. on EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTING (EC '09)

Masaharu Munetomo, Kiyoshi Akama, Haruki Maeda

**See
also: ** __
NN, FS, EC, Prague, Czech Republic, March, 2009__

** Best
Paper for the 10th WSEAS Int.Conf. on ACOUSTICS & MUSIC: THEORY & APPLICATIONS
(AMTA '09)**

*Analogies in Melodies of Early Christian Liturgical Chant Originating
from Different Cultural Domains,* pp.45-52

Eugene Kindler

** Best
Paper for the 10th WSEAS Int. Conf. on MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTERS IN BIOLOGY AND
CHEMISTRY (MCBC'09)
**Quantum Algorithm for Multiple Alignment of Amino Acid Sequences,

Satoshi Iriyama, Masanori Ohya

Best Paper for the 10th WSEAS Int. Conf. on MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTERS IN BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS (MCBE'09)

Olivia Bundau,

Mihaela Neamtu, Gabriela Mircea, Dumitru Opris

Zhan Shu, James Lam,

*
*

**Best
Paper for the 15th AMERICAN CONFERENCE ON APPLIED MATHEMATICS (AMERICAN-MATH
'09)**

*On Devaney's Definition of Chaos for Discontinuous Dynamical Systems, *
pp.89-94

Byungik Kahng

**Best Paper
for the 8th International Conference on APPLICATIONS of ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
(AEE '09) **

*Robust Performance Characterization of PID Controllers in the Frequency
Domain,* pp. 121-127

Tooran Emami, John M. Watkins

**Best
Paper for the 3rd International Conference on MANAGEMENT, MARKETING and FINANCES
(MMF'09)
**

G. Cerda-Villafana, Y. S. Shmaliy

Ahmed Tarek

**See
also: ** __
AMERICAN-MATH, CIS, MMF, ELECTRO, Huston, USA, April 2009__

*
*

**Best
Paper for the 8th WSEAS Int. Conf. on APPLIED COMPUTER and APPLIED COMPUTATIONAL
SCIENCE (ACACOS '09)**

*Geodesic and Balanced Bipancyclicity of Hypercubes, * pp.44-49

Pao-Lien Lai, Chang-Hsiung Tsai, Hong-Chun Hsu

**Best Paper
for the 8th WSEAS Int. Conf. on INSTRUMENTATION, MEASUREMENT, CIRCUITS and
SYSTEMS (IMCAS'09)**

*Active-Tunable Inductor Effected by a Novel Impedance Synthesis Circuit,*
pp. 95-100

Herbert De Pauw, Edmond Op De Beeck

**Best
Paper for the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on ROBOTICS, CONTROL and MANUFACTURING
TECHNOLOGY (ROCOM'08)
**

Yeong-Hwa Chang, Wei-Shou Chan, Chia-Wen Chang, Chang-Hung Hsu, C.W.Tao

Thomas Yang

**See
also: **
__ACACOS, IMCAS, ROCOM, MUSP, Hangzhou, China, May 2009__

__
MAY 2009, “Politehnica” University of Timisoara - Civil Engineering Faculty,__**
Timisoara, Romania, May 27 - 29, 2009
Best Papers for the 11th WSEAS Int. Conf. on SUSTAINABILITY in SCIENCE
ENGINEERING (SSE' 09)
**

S.P.Zaoutsos

__
MAY 2009, Supported by Laboratories of the Istanbul Technical University &
Marmara University),__**
Istanbul, Turkey, May 30 - June 1, 2009
**

**Best
Papers for the 11th WSEAS Int.Conf. on AUTOMATIC CONTROL, MODELLING & SIMULATION
(ACMOS'09)
**

Mircea Olteanu

and

Gia Sirbiladze

**Best Paper
for the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS & its APPLICATION in
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING (MAASE'09)**

*Applications of High Dimensional model Representations to Computer Vision,*
pp. 72-80

Emre Demiralp

Best Paper for the 8th WSEAS Int.Conf. on TELECOMMUNICATIONS and INFORMATICS
(TELE-INFO '09)

*A Study on Traffic Modeling in Ubiquitous Cloud,*
pp.187-193

Shuji Kawasaki, Masakazu Higuchi, Kento Hirano, Hitomi Murakami

**Best Paper for the 8th WSEAS Int.Conf. on MICROELECTRONICS, NANOELECTRONICS,
OPTOELECTRONICS (MINO '09)
**

Alexander Zemliak and Santiago Cabrera

Huseyin Sertbay, Onsen Toygar,

**See
also: **
__ACMOS, TELEINFO, MAASE, MINO, SIP, Istanbul, Turkey, May 2009__

__
JUNE 2009, Iv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University__**,
Tbilisi, Georgia, June 26-28, 2009
**

**Best
Paper for the EUROPEAN COMPUTING CONFERENCE (ECC'09)
**

Alexander Gamkrelidze, Violetta Apkhazava

(CI'09)

Anna Pappa

FINITE DIFFERENCES - FINITE ELEMENTS - FINITE VOLUMES - BOUNDARY ELEMENTS (F-and-B'09)

Ramaz Botchorishvili

**See
also: **
__ECC, CI, F-and-B, Tbilisi, Georgia, June 2009__

__
JULY 2009, Lalaguna University,__**
Tenerife, Spain, July 1-3, 2009
**

**Best Paper in the 5th WSEAS/IASME Int. Conf. on
EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGIES (EDUTE' 09)**

*Implementing Secure Process in on-line Exams Workflow, pp.81-86*

Sharil Tumin (Norway) and Sylvia Enheva (Norway)

**Best Paper in the 3rd WSEAS Int. Conf. on ENERGY PLANNING, ENERGY SAVING,
ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION (EPESE '09)**

*The contribution of Terology for a Sustainable Future, pp.110-118*

J.Torres Farinha (Portugal)

**Best Paper in the 3rd WSEAS Int. Conf. on RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES (RES' 09)**

*1. Amorphus Silicon Based Photovoltaic Thermal for Building Integrated
Applications pp. 316-321*

R.Daghigh, M.H.Ruslan, Azami Zaharim, K.Sopian (Malaysia),

and

*2. Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamical Simulation of Hydro Power Plants,
pp. 399-413*

Helmut Jaberg (Austria)

**Best Paper in the 3rd WSEAS Int. Conf. on WASTE MANAGEMENT, WATER POLLUTION,
AIR POLLUTION, INDOOR CLIMATE (WWAI '09)**

*Numerical modeling and measurement of natural flows induced by simultaneous
presence of 2 local discomfort parameters, pp.498-503*

Tamas Tiprak (Hungary)

**Best Paper in the World Multiconference on APPLIED ECONOMICS, BUSINESS AND
DEVELOPMENT(AEBD'09)**

*1. The Effects of Sunshine-Induced Mood on Bank Lending Decisions and Default
Risk: An Option-Pricing Model, pp. 23-28*

Jyh-Jiun Lin, Jyh-Horng Lin, Rosemary Jou (Taiwan)

and

*2. Consumption model calibration and related statistical problems, pp.141-146*

Marek Brabec, Marek Maly, Emil Pelikan, Ondrej Konar (Czech Republic)

**Best Paper in the 11th WSEAS Int. Conf. on MATHEMATICAL METHODS,
COMPUTATIONAL TECHNIQUES AND INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS (MAMECTIS '09)**

*On the Micropolar Fluid Flow through Porous Media, pp. 190-197
*M.T.Kamel, D.Roach, M.H.Hamdan

Hamid Keivani, Aliakbar Mohammadi, Hamid Reza Nasrfard Jahromi (Iran)

Nicolae-Doru Stanescu (Romania)

__
JULY 2009, Rodos (Rhodes) Island (Sponsored by the
Techn.Univ. of Sofia and 7 other Universities), Greece__, July 22-25,
2009

**Best Paper in the 13th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
COMPUTERS
**

**Best Paper in the 13th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
SYSTEMS
**

**Best Paper in the 13th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
CIRCUITS
**

**Best Paper in the 13th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
COMMUNICATIONS
**

**Best Papers in the 6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
ENGINEERING EDUCATION (EE '09)
**

and

Elissaveta Gourova, Yanka Todorova (Bulgaria)

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on
ENGINEERING MECHANICS, STRUCTURES, ENGINEERING GEOLOGY (EMESEG '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on
URBAN PLANNING and TRANSPORTATION (UPT '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on
CULTURAL HERITAGE and TOURISM (CUHT '09)
**

**See
also: **
__CSCC, EE, EMESEG, UPT, CUHT, Rhodes (Rodos), Greece, July 2009__

__
AUGUST 2009, Univ. of Moscow, Russia__,
August 20-22, 2009

**Best Paper in the 7th IASME/WSEAS
International Conference on FLUID MECHANICS and AERODYNAMICS (FMA '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS International
Conference on APPLIED INFORMATICS AND COMMUNICATIONS (AIC '09)
**

Kiyoharu Tagawa

**Best Paper in the 7th IASME / WSEAS Int.
Conf. on HEAT TRANSFER, THERMAL ENGINEERING and ENVIRONMENT (HTE '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
SIGNAL PROCESSING, COMPUTATIONAL GEOMETRY and ARTIFICIAL VISION
(ISCGAV '09)**

R. Caballero-Aguila, A. Hermoso-Carazo, J. Linares-Perez

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS International
Conference on SYSTEMS THEORY AND SCIENTIFIC COMPUTATION (ISTASC '09)**

*The Interaction of Two Open Thermodynamical Systems, pp. 41-49*

Cristina Stamin, Constantin Udriste, Oltin Dogaru

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS International
Conference on BIOMEDICAL ELECTRONICS and BIOMEDICAL INFORMATICS (BEBI '09)**

*Mathematical Modeling of the Informative Process in the Biosensor of Angular
Acceleration, pp. 105-110*

V. V. Alexandrov, T. B. Alexandrova, G. Castillo, G. Sidorenko, A. Ortega, R.
Vega, E. Soto

__
SEPTEMBER 2009, Budapest Tech, Budapest, Hungary__,
September 3-5, 2009

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
POWER SYSTEMS (PS '09)**

Transformer Electromagnetic and Thermal Models, pp. 108-116

Cornelia A. Bulucea, Marius C. Popescu

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
SIMULATION, MODELLING AND OPTIMIZATION (SMO '09)**

Continuity Properties of Fuzzy Set Multifunctions, pp. 201-206

Alina Gavrilut, Anca Croitoru

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
SIGNAL, SPEECH AND IMAGE PROCESSING (SSIP '09)**

On Using Kullback Leibler Distance to Estimate Vector Quantization Performance,
pp. 96-101

Septimiu Mischie, Liviu Toma

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
MULTIMEDIA, INTERNET & VIDEO TECHNOLOGIES (MIV '09)**

An Approach to Utility Based Negotiation between Semantic Web Services, pp.
15-23

Sandeep Kumar

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
DISTANCE LEARNING AND WEB ENGINEERING (DIWEB '09)**

On the Way to Modeling: A Case Study in Managing Model Trans-Formations in MDA,
pp. 89-103

Ahmed A. Saleh, Hazem M. El-Bakry, Mahmoud A. Atta Alla

and:

*Questionnaire for Implementing Open Distance Learning for English in
Engineering, pp. 83-88*

Suzana Carmen Cismas

**Best Paper in the:
5th WSEAS Int. Symposium on GRID COMPUTING
5th WSEAS Int. Symposium on DIGITAL LIBRARIES
5th WSEAS Int. Symposium on DATA MINING and INTELLIGENT INFORMATION PROCESSING
**

See also:

**
SEPTEMBER 2009, University of Brasov, Romania,
September 24-26, 2009**

**Best Paper in the 2nd International
Conference on MARITIME and NAVAL SCIENCE and ENGINEERING (MN '09)**

*Wind Driven Currents and Pollution Distributions around Sea Outfall in
Antalya Bay, pp. 25-30*

Asu Inan, Lale Balas, Murat Cetin

**Best Paper in the 1st International
Conference on MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING, QUALITY and PRODUCTION SYSTEMS (MEQAPS
'09)**

*Multi-Item Production Inventory Systems with Budget Constraints, pp. 232-241*

Zaid T. Balkhi

SEPTEMBER 2009, Vouliagmeni, Athens, Greece __
(Sponsored by the Techn.Univ. of Sofia and 7 other Universities)__**,
September 28-30, 2009**

**Best Paper in the 5th International
Conference on ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, ECOSYSTEMS and SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (EEESD
'09)
**

**Best Paper in the APPLIED COMPUTING
CONFERENCE 2009 (ACC '09)**

*A Forward Secure Direct Anonymous Attestation Scheme, pp. 182-188*

Deng-Guo Feng, Jing Xu, Xiao-Feng Chen

**Best Paper in the 11th International
Conference on MATHEMATICAL METHODS AND COMPUTATIONAL TECHNIQUES IN ELECTRICAL
ENGINEERING (MMACTEE '09)**

*An Optimal Algorithm for General Array Geometrical k-Cut Problem, pp. 699-703*

Sang-Young Cho

**
OCTOBER 2009, University of Genova, Italy,
October 17-19, 2009
Best Paper in the 8th WSEAS International Conference on SYSTEM SCIENCE and
SIMULATION in ENGINEERING (ICOSSSE '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS/IASME
International Conference on ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS, HIGH VOLTAGES, ELECTRIC
MACHINES (POWER '09)**

*Measurements on the Ground and Mathematical Modeling of Voltages Induced by
High Voltage Overhead Power Lines Working on Parallel and Narrow Routes, pp.
51-58
*Flavius Dan Surianu

**Best Paper in the 8th WSEAS International
Conference on EDUCATION and EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY (EDU '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 9th WSEAS International
Conference on APPLIED COMPUTER SCIENCE (ACS '09)
**

**Best Paper in the 5th WSEAS International
Conference on REMOTE SENSING (REMOTE '09)
**

**
NOVEMBER 2009, Morgan State University, Baltimore,
USA, November 7-9, 2009**

**Best Paper in the 11th WSEAS Int. Conf. on MATHEMATICAL and
COMPUTATIONAL METHODS in SCIENCE and ENGINEERING (MACMESE'09)
**

Best Paper in the 8th WSEAS Int. Conf. on DATA NETWORKS, COMMUNICATIONS, COMPUTERS (DNCOCO '09).

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on SENSORS and
SIGNALS (SENSIG '09).
**Design and Development of a Vertical Scanning System for 3D Images
Acquisition, pp.88-93

Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on VISUALIZATION, IMAGING and SIMULATION (VIS'09).

T. E. Putra (INDONESIA), S. Abdullah (MALAYSIA), M. Z. Nuawi (MALAYSIA)

Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on NATURAL HAZARDS (NAHA'09)

Shahriar Afandizadeh (IRAN), Arash Jahangiri (IRAN), Navid Kalantari (IRAN)

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on CLIMATE CHANGES,
GLOBAL WARMING, BIOLOGICAL PROBLEMS (CGB '09).
**Energy consumption and indoor climate analysis in detached houses, pp.
97-101

Mikk Maivel (ESTONIA), Kalle Kuusk (ESTONIA)

**Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on URBAN
REHABILITATION AND SUSTAINABILITY (URES'09)
**

and

Best Paper in the 2nd WSEAS Int. Conf. on MATERIALS SCIENCE (MATERIALS'09)

**
DECEMBER 2009, Tenerife, Spain (Sponsored by
Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria and 7 other Universities),
December 14-16, 2009 **

**Best Paper of the 14th WSEAS Int. Conf. on
APPLIED MATHEMATICS
**

**Best Paper of the 8th WSEAS Int. Conf. on CIRCUITS, SYSTEMS, ELECTRONICS,
CONTROL & SIGNAL PROCESSING (CSECS '09)
**

**Best Paper of the 5th WSEAS Int. Conf. on APPLIED and THEORETICAL MECHANICS
(MECHANICS '09)
**

**Best Paper of the 3rd WSEAS Int.Conf. on COMPUTATIONAL CHEMISTRY (COMPUCHEM'09)
**

**Best Paper of the 5th WSEAS Int. Conf. on CELLULAR and MOLECULAR BIOLOGY,
BIOPHYSICS and BIOENGINEERING (BIO'09)
**

Paleari, K. Sepcic (all the authors from ITALY)

**Best Paper of the 7th WSEAS Int. Conf. on ENVIRONMENT, ECOSYSTEMS and
DEVELOPMENT (EED'09)
**

*Comparative Study on Calibration Methods of Nashs Rainfall-Runoff Model;
case study: Ammameh Watershed, Iran, pp.74-80
*Vahid Nourani, Elnaz Sharghi (Authors from IRAN)

**Best Paper of the 8th WSEAS Int.Conf. on E-ACTIVITIES (E-ACTIVITIES '09)
**

**Best Paper of the 8th WSEAS Int.Conf. on INFORMATION SECURITY and PRIVACY (ISP
'09)
**

Monica Ballesta, Arturo Gil, Oscar Reinoso, Miguel Julia, Luis M. Jimenez (Authors from SPAIN)