Kavitha Balaiyan (MS14D001) , Department of Management Studies  has won the Best Research Paper Award - First Prize for her paper co-authored with her guide Dr. R K Amit, entitled  "Simulation Based Estimation for Joint Forecasting Models in Airline Revenue Management", at the XXII Annual International Conference of the Society of Operations Management (SOM2018) held at Kozhikode during December 20-22 2018.