SC Seminar: Alessandro Gastaldi

Alessandro Gastaldi, Airbus Defence and Space Title: High-fidelity airframe shape and sizing optimisation for maximum aircraft performance Abstract: The objective of the aircraft development process is to formulate a design which provides the highest possible performance at specific operating conditions, … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Xun Huan

Prof. Xun Huan, Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan Title: Optimal Experimental Design and Bayesian Neural Networks for Physics-Based Models Abstract: Models and data are two critical components of scientific research: models provide predictions of what data we might observe, and … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Marc Schwalbach

Marc Schwalbach, von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics/TU Kaiserslautern Title: CAD-Based Adjoint Multidisciplinary Optimization Framework for Turbomachinery Design Abstract: Most adjoint-based optimization frameworks for turbomachinery only consider aerodynamic performance and constraints, leading to designs that need to pass through revisions … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Steffen Schotthöfer

Steffen Schotthöfer, TU Kaiserslautern Title: Sensitivity analysis in the presence of limit cycle oscillations – Regularizing methods Abstract: Many unsteady problems equilibrate to periodic behavior. For these problems the sensitivity of periodic outputs to system parameters are often desired and … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Andrea Walther

Prof. Andrea Walther, Institut für Mathematik, Universität Paderborn Title: Minimization by Successive Abs-Linearization: Recent Developments Abstract: For finite dimensional problems that are unconstrained and piecewise smooth the optimization based on successive abs-linearisation is well analysed yielding for example linear or … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Manfred Schneider

Manfred Schneider, retired senior confirmed advisor Flight-Physics, Airbus Defense & Space Deutschland GmbH Title: Noise Simulation at FTEG high-lift airfoil using hybrid RANS/LES Model Abstract: This study focuses on the development, validation and application of the interdisciplinary computational fluid dynamics/computational … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Matthias Freimuth

Matthias Freimuth, TU Kaiserslautern/MTU Aero Engines Title: The multiphysics coupling tool preCICE in the context of adjoint-based aeroelastic designs Abstract: In the emerging field of coupled numerical simulations including two or more physical fields the capabilities of the multiphysics coupling … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Dr. Bernhard Eisfeld

Dr.-Ing. Bernhard Eisfeld, DLR Braunschweig, Institut für Aerodynamik und Strömungstechnik, C²A²S²E Center for Computer Applications in AeroSpace Science and Engineering Title: Reynolds-Stress Modelling – Concepts, Advances and Challenges Abstract: The Reynolds-Averaged Navier-Stokes (RANS) equations are still the backbone of numerical … Continue reading

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SC Seminar: Patrick Mischke

Patrick Mischke, TU Kaiserslautern Title: Implementation of a POD Based Surrogate Model for Aerodynamic Shape Optimization Abstract: Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) simulations are often used with aerodynamic shape optimization in mind. There exist several approaches to perform optimization, for example … Continue reading

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