21/7/14    11:00 - 13:00
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization I
Minisymposium organized by Jose Madeira and Helder Rodrigues
Room: Yasmin C
Chair: Silvana Maria Afonso
CoChair: Jose Madeira
GLODS: Global and Local Optimization using Direct Search
Ana Custódio and Jose Madeira

Combined stacking sequence table and thickness optimization for laminate composite structures
François-Xavier Irisarri, Cédric Julien and François-Henri Leroy

Exploring frame structures with negative Poisson‘s ratio via mixed integer programming
Rui Kureta and Yoshihiro Kanno

Sensitivity analysis and shape optimization using isogeometric boundary element methods
Haojie Lian, Robert N. Simpson and Stéphane P.A. Bordas

Adaptive mesh decomposition strategies for topology optimization for multi-functional additive manufacture
David Brackett, Ajit Panesar, Adeji Aremu, Ian Ashcroft, Ricky Wildman and Richard Hague

A Semidefinite Programming algorithm for structural optimization with eigenvalues
José Herskovits, Jean R. Roche, Elmer G. Bazán and Miguel Aroztegui