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Education/Academic qualification

Mechanical Engineering, PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology

… → 1995

Mechanical Engineering, MS, University of Houston

… → 1992

Mechanical Engineering, BS, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

… → 1988

Research interests

  • Design optimization
  • Design theory & methodology
  • Design under uncertainty
  • Multidisciplinary design optimization
  • Simulation based design

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Engineering Design Mathematics
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Shape optimization Engineering & Materials Science
Sampling Engineering & Materials Science
Product design Engineering & Materials Science
Uncertainty Propagation Mathematics

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Grants 2003 2023

Industrial applications
Artificial intelligence
Learning systems
Learning systems
Materials properties

Research Output 1993 2019

3 Citations (Scopus)

Aerodynamic design optimization and shape exploration using generative adversarial networks

Chen, W., Chiu, K. & Fuge, M. D., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Global optimization
Computational fluid dynamics
Design optimization

A Latent Variable Approach to Gaussian Process Modeling with Qualitative and Quantitative Factors

Zhang, Y., Tao, S., Chen, W. & Apley, D. W., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Technometrics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latent Variables
Process Modeling
Covariance matrix
Gaussian Process
2 Citations (Scopus)

A numerical Bayesian-calibrated characterization method for multiscale prepreg preforming simulations with tension-shear coupling

Zhang, W., Bostanabad, R., Liang, B., Su, X., Zeng, D., Bessa, M. A., Wang, Y., Chen, W. & Cao, J., Jan 20 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 170, p. 15-24 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Computational methods
Carbon fibers

Connected morphable components-based multiscale topology optimization

Deng, J., Pedersen, C. B. W. & Chen, W., Jun 1 2019, In : Frontiers of Mechanical Engineering. 14, 2, p. 129-140 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shape optimization
3D printers
Structural design

Data-centric mixed-variable Bayesian optimization for materials design

Iyer, A., Zhang, Y., Prasad, A., Tao, S., Wang, Y., Schadler, L., Brinson, L. C. & Chen, W., Jan 1 2019, 45th Design Automation Conference. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 2A-2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mixed Data
Material Design
Gaussian Process
Surrogate Model