Parametric Cad Model Based Shape Optimization Using Adjoint Functions

D. Agarwal, C. Kapellos, Trevor T. Robinson, C.G. Armstrong
2016 Zenodo  
To enable the use of parameters which define the shape in a feature-based CAD model as optimization variables. To present an efficient methodology for the calculation of gradients for CAD based design variables. To present an efficient approach for gradient based optimization using adjoint functions and CAD variables in presence of constraints.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.343894 fatcat:gmi63e3f2jc3boigco4j6acczm