Dr. Byeng Dong Youn has been selected as recipient of 2003 ISSMO/Springer Prize for
The Prize is awarded to Dr. Youn for an excellent presentation and outstanding paper
read at ISSMO’s Fifth World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization
(WCSMO-5) held in Lido di Jesolo, Italy, 2003.
The title of the presentation is “Efficient Evaluation Approaches for Probabilistic
Constraints in Reliability-Based Design Optimization,” that is coauthored with K.K. Choi
and R.-J. Yang.
The Prize was handed over at ceremony during the General Assembly
Meeting at the WCSMO-6 in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil 2005. After Dr. Youn gave a brief
presentation of his winning paper.