Workshop on
Model Management and Reduced Order Model Approaches for Simulation Driven Optimization

Rice University, October 11&12, 2010

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All workshop events will take place in Duncan Hall (Ann & Charles Duncan Hall is building number 20 on the campus map). All talks will take place in room DH1064. Continental breakfast will be provided in Martell Hall in front of DH1064. Lunches will be served in room DH3092.

Monday October 11
8:00am - 8:30am Breakfast (Martell Hall (=Lobby of Duncan Hall))
8:30am - 8:45am Opening Remarks
8:45am - 9:45am Martin Lacasse and Amr El-Bakry (ExxonMobil)
Optimization Problems in the Oil and Gas Industry
9:45am - 10:00am Break
10:00am - 11:00am Larry Biegler (Carnegie Mellon University)
A Filter Trust Region Method for Optimization with Reduced Order Process Models
11:00am - 11:15am Break
11:15am - 11:45am Jane Elsemüller (TU Darmstadt)
Optimal Flow Control Based on POD for the Cancellation
of Tollmien-Schlichting Waves by Plasma Actuators
11:45am - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 2:30pm C. Tim Kelley (North Carolina State University)
Interpolatory Approximations of Molecular Potential Energy Surfaces
2:30pm - 2:45pm Break
2:45pm - 3:45pm Stephen G. Nash (George Mason University)
Convergence and Descent Properties for
a Class of Multilevel Optimization Algorithms
3:45pm - 4:00pm Break
4:00pm - 5:00pm Stefan Ulbrich (TU Darmstadt)
Adaptive Multilevel Methods for PDE-Constrained Optimization
Based on Adaptive Finite Element or Reduced Order Approximations

Tuesday October 12
8:00am - 8:30am Breakfast (Martell Hall (=Lobby of Duncan Hall))
8:30am - 9:30am Qiqi Wang (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Variance Reduction in Computational Risk Assessment
using Reduced Order Models
9:30am - 9:45am Break
9:45am - 10:45am George Biros (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Full Waveform Acoustic and Elastic Reconstructions
with Multiple Sources
10:45am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 12:00noon Michael Lewis (College of William & Mary)
Approximation Correction Techniques for Nonlinear Programming
12:00noon - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 2:30pm Ekkehard Sachs (University of Trier)
Error Estimates for Reduced Order Models in
Partial IntegroDifferential Equations
2:30pm - 2:45pm Break
2:45pm - 3:15pm Harbir Antil (Rice University)
Reduced Order Modeling for Parametric Nonlinear
PDE Constrained Problems Using POD-DEIM
3:15pm - 4:00pm Discussions

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