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Inverse and Optimization Problems in Heat Transfer
This paper presents basic concepts of inverse and optimization problems. Deterministic and stochastic minimization techniques in finite and infinite dimensional spaces are revised; advantages andExpand
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A Survey of Basic Deterministic, Heuristic, and Hybrid Methods for Single-Objective Optimization and Response Surface Generation
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We address solution methodologies for single-objective optimization problems, based on minimization techniques. Expand
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Multidisciplinary Hybrid Constrained GA Optimization
Realistic engineering problems always involve interaction of several disciplines like fluid dynamics, heat transfer, elasticity, electromagnetism, dynamics, etc. Thus, realistic problems are alwaysExpand
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Chemical Composition Design of Superalloys for Maximum Stress, Temperature, and Time-to-Rupture Using Self-Adapting Response Surface Optimization
ABSTRACT We have adapted an advanced semistochastic evolutionary algorithm for constrained multiobjective optimization and combined it with experimental testing and verification to determine optimumExpand
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Three-Dimensional Aerodynamic Shape Optimization Using Genetic and Gradient Search Algorithms
This study introduces various gradient search methods as well as hybrid genetic techniques that achieve impressive convergence rates on constrained problems. These methods are applied to 3D shapeExpand
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Multi-Objective Hybrid Evolutionary Optimization with Automatic Switching Among Constituent Algorithms
In this work, a multi-objective hybrid optimizer is presented. The optimizer uses several multi-objective evolutionary optimization algorithms and orchestrates the application of these algorithms toExpand
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Magnetohydrodynamic simulations using radial basis functions
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Mesh-free kernels are used to interpolate stream-function and temperature in two-dimensional thermal buoyancy flow acted upon by an externally applied steady magnetic field. Expand
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Constrained shape optimization of airfoil cascades using a Navier-Stokes solver and a genetic/SQP algorithm
The objective in this aerodynamic shape design effort is to minimize total pressure loss across the two-dimensional linear airfoil cascade row while satisfying a number of constraints. They includedExpand
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Thermo-fluid analysis of micro pin-fin array cooling configurations for high heat fluxes with a hot spot
Abstract Effect of micro pin-fin shapes on cooling of high heat flux electronic chips with a single hot spot was investigated numerically. Hydrothermal performances of different micro pin-fin shapesExpand
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Aerodynamic shape design and optimization - Status and trends
A limited number of aerodynamic shape design concepts have been surveyed and an attempt has been made to classify them. Characteristics, both positive and negative, of the more prominent methods wereExpand
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