Ms. K. Sowmya (MS12D005), Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of Management Studies has won the ‘Best Paper Awards’ for her paper entitled: a. ‘Strategic Bidding for Cloud Resources under Dynamic Pricing Schemes’ at the International Symposium on Cloud and Service Computing (ISCOS 2012) held at NIT Surathkal during December 17-18, 2012 b. ‘A Simulation Model to Determine the Bidding Strategy for Bidders in a Cloud Spot Market’ at the International Simulation conference of India (ISCI 2013) held at IITM Research Park during February 21-23, 2013. She was guided by Prof.R.P.Sundarraj.