Conference Themes

DESIGN OPTIMIZATION AND INVERSE PROBLEMS:

  • Acoustic
  • Aerodynamics
  • Chemistry and combustion
  • Civil Engineering
  • Design of Experiments
  • Electrical Systems
  • Electromagnetism
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Geophysics
  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Imaging
  • Materials processing
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Meteorology
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Planning
  • Robotics
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Scheduling
  • Tomography
  • Vibrations and Structural Dynamics

BASIC NUMERICAL OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES:

  • Shape Optimization
  • Size Optimization
  • Topology Optimization
  • Mathematical Programming Algorithms
  • MDO - Multidisciplinary Design Optimization
  • Optimality Criteria Methods
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Evolutionary Techniques
  • Fuzzy Optimization
  • Optimization with Approximate Models
  • Response Surface Methods
  • Metamodels and Surrogates in Optimization
  • Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks
  • Multi-objective Optimization
  • Global Optimization
  • Decomposition Methods
  • Concurrent Engineering
  • Robust Design
  • Reliability-Based Design Optimization
  • Multi-scale Optimization
  • Efficient Analysis and Reanalysis Techniques with Finite Elements Method
  • Boundary Elements Method
  • Finite Differences Method
  • Finite Volume Method
  • Meshless Methods
  • Sensitivity Analysis
  • Analytic and Semi-analytic Formulations
  • Variational Formulation
  • Automatic Differentiation
  • Topological Derivatives and other techniques
  • Linear Programming
  • Nonlinear Programming
  • Mixed Linear and Nonlinear Programming
  • Integer Programming
  • Stochastic Optimization
  • Supply Chain Management

INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS:

  • Aeronautical Industry
  • Automotive Industry
  • Bio - Mechanics Applications
  • Chemical Processing Equipments
  • Energy Generation and Transmission
  • Machinery Optimization
  • Micro-Mechanics Systems - MEMS
  • Micro and Nano - Technologies
  • Oil and Gas Industries
  • Space Industry and other Industrial Applications