Engineering Optimization in Design Processes: Proceedings of by H. A. Eschenauer (auth.), Hans A. Eschenauer, Claus

By H. A. Eschenauer (auth.), Hans A. Eschenauer, Claus Mattheck, Niels Olhoff (eds.)

These lawsuits comprise the texts of 37 contributions offered on the foreign convention on Engineering Optimization in an commercial setting, which came about on three - four September 1990 on the Karlsruhe Nuclear Hesearch heart, I~H Germany. The displays consisted of oral and poster contributions prepared in 5 periods: • form and format optimization • Structural optimization with complex fabrics • optimum designs with distinct structural and fabric beha viour • Sensitivity research - Programme structures • Optimization with balance constraints - distinctive difficulties The editors desire to convey their appreciation to all authors and invited audio system for his or her in­ teresting contributions. The complaints disguise a variety of subject matters in structural optimization representing the current state-of-the-art within the fields of study and within the commercial atmosphere besides. The editors wish that this booklet also will give a contribution in the direction of new principles and ideas in an international of ever reducing common assets and ever expanding calls for for lighter and but greater and more secure technical elements. I"inally, the editors desire to thank all colleagues who helped within the agency of the convention, in particular Mrs. E. Schroder anq Dr. K.llethge, in addition to Mr. A. von lIagen and Mrs. E. Haufelder, Springer Publishing corporation, Heidelberg for the great cooperation and assist in the e-book of those proceedings.

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The second order models perform almost identical and are describing the structural behaviour with higher quality leading to less significant violations. In the final end all approximation candidates are leading to the same optimum design (fig. 6). Plate with hole Our next example is the well known plate with hole (fig. 7). Making use of the double symmetry we optimize only one quarter. All methods perform like in our first example with the exception of the generalized method of moving asymptotes.

P. C. Rodrigues: Integrated topology and boundary shape optimization of 2-D solids. Compo Meths. App!. Mechs. Engrg. (to appear). : Integrated Topology and Shape Optimization in Structural Design. Dept. of Mech. , Univ. , USA, 1990. [7] P. Pedersen: On optimal orientation of orthotropic materials. Struct. , 1(1989), 101-106. [8] II. Rodrigues: Shape optimal design of elastic bodies using a mixed variational formulation. Compo Meths. App!. Mechs. Engrg. 69 (1988) 29-44. [9] J. Rasmussen: The Structural Optimization System CAOS.

In OBM we work with shape variables. The implementation of analytic stiffness derivatives is nontrivial and affects also element dependent routines. If we are not willing to take this burden, we may use numerical schemes as we do in this paper. We can either use the second adjoint approach replacing unknown derivatives by the corresponding difference expression. This method can be denoted as second order semianalytic computation and its accuracy is subject to current investigations. We require for this approach at least approximations for first order displacement sensitivities.

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