Springer sponsored prizes, named the ALIH.NAYFEH Prizes, in honor of the Journal's founding editor, the late Professor Ali H. Nayfeh, will be awarded for the best papers presented by graduate students. The prize for the first place is €500, for the second place € 400, and for the third place € 300. Referees will decide on the awards based on the quality of both the written paper and the presentation using the criteria of novelty, achievement, potential impact.