ACEX 2015 Conference                 9th International Conference on Advanced Computational Engineering and Experimenting, ACE-X 2015, MUNICH-GERMANY

Special Session 9
OPTIMIZATION OF STRUCTURES AND COMPONENTS (SS9)

This Session will address advances in the wide field of structural optimization including basics and applications. Contributions discussing mathematical programming techniques; sensitivity analysis; size, shape and topology optimization with applications in components design, inverse problems, etc. are encouraged.

Topics of the special session include:

  • Basic Numerical Optimization Techniques
  • Sensitivity Analysis
  • Derivative-Free Methods For Engineering Optimization
  • Engineering Optimization with Mathematical Programming Techniques
  • Size, Shape and Topology Optimization
  • Inverse and Identification Problems
  • Multidisciplinary Design Optimization
  • Multiobjective Optimization
  • Robust, Performance-Based and Reliability-Based Structural Optimization under Uncertainty
  • Topological Gradient and Optimization
  • Level-Set Method
  • Nature Inspired Techniques for Structural Design
  • Optimization and Identification Problems

EMERGING AREAS:
Optimization of Advanced and Adaptive Materials, MEMS, Multibody
System Dynamics, Multi-Scale Modeling, etc.
Industrial Applications
(Other related topics may also be considered)


PUBLICATION:
KEY ENGINEERING MATERIALS
http://www.ttp.net/1013-9826.htm
MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY
http://www.wiley-vch.de/publish/en/journals/alphabeticindex/2012

Organiser(s):

Prof. Pablo A. Muñoz-Rojas
UDESC,
Brazil
pablo.amr@gmail.com

 

INVITED SPEAKER(S):

IMPORTANT DATES:

Abstract Submission is OPEN!
Deadline for Abstract Submission:
16th FEBRUARY, 2015
(note that it is not compulsory to submit an Abstract to attend the Conference)

Notification of acceptance:
until 20th FEBRUARY, 2015

Early Bird Registration: until 15th MARCH, 2015

Reduced Registration Fee
Until 20th December, 2014


Deadline for Full Paper
Submission:
Until 15th July, 2015

(Not compulsory to submit a Full
Paper / Manuscript)

ADVANCED COURSES
28 & 29 June, 2015

ACEX2015:
29 June-02 July, 2015