Publications


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Journal Articles
2017
[J22]Anand P Deshmukh, James T Allison. 'Design of Dynamic Systems using Surrogate Models of Derivative Functions.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 139(10), p. 101402-101402-12, August 2017. [bibtex]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4037407
[J21]Christian M Chilan, Daniel R Herber, Yashwanth Kumar Nakka, Soon-Jo Chung, James T Allison, Jack B Aldrich, Oscar S Alvarez-Salazar. 'Co-Design of Strain-Actuated Solar Arrays for Spacecraft Precision Pointing and Jitter Reduction.' AIAA Journal, 55(9), pp. 3180-3195, Sep 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/1.J055748
See also the 2016 conference version [C33].
[J20]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Design-Driven Modeling of Surface-Textured Full-Film Lubricated Sliding: Validation and Rationale of Nonstandard Thrust Observations.' Tribology Letters, 65(2), p. 35, Jun 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1007/s11249-017-0818-8
(Supplemental Materials)
[J19]Daniel R Herber, Tinghao Guo, James T Allison. 'Enumeration of Architectures with Perfect Matchings.' Journal of Mechanical Design, 139(5), p. 051403, May 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4036132
(MATLAB Code), (Case Study 2 Graphs), (Video). See also the 2016 conference version.
[J18]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K Schuh, Randy H Ewoldt, James T Allison. 'Enhancing Full-Film Lubrication Performance via Arbitrary Surface Texture Design.' Journal of Mechanical Design, 139(5), p. 053401, May 2017. [bibtex]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4036133
(MATLAB Code). See also the 2016 conference version [C37].
[J17]Danny J Lohan, Ercan M Dede, James T Allison. 'Topology Optimization for Heat Conduction Using Generative Design Algorithms.' Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 55(3), pp. 1063-1077, Mar 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1007/s00158-016-1563-6
[J16]Tinghao Guo, James T Allison. 'On the Use of Mathematical Programs with Complementary Constraints in Combined Topological and Parametric Design of Biochemical Enzyme Networks.' Engineering Optimization, published online, to appear in print, 49(2), p. 345-364, Feb 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1080/0305215X.2016.1188091
(MATLAB Code), (Supplemental Materials), See also the 2013 conference version.
2016
[J15]Rebecca E Corman, Lakshmi G Rao, N Ashwin Bharadwaj, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Setting Material Function Design Targets for Linear Viscoelastic Materials and Structures.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 138(5), p. 051402, Mar 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4032698
[J14]Daniel R Herber, Anand P Deshmukh, Marlon E Mitchell, James T Allison. 'Project-Based Curriculum for Teaching Analytical Design to Freshman Engineering Students via Reconfigurable Trebuchets.' Education Sciences, 6(1), p. 7, Feb 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.3390/educsci6010007
(Trebuchet Project Page)
[J13]Anand P Deshmukh, James T Allison. 'Multidisciplinary Dynamic Optimization of Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Design.' Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 53(1), pp. 15-27, Jan 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1007/s00158-015-1308-y
2015
[J12]Ashish Khetan, Danny J Lohan, James T Allison. 'Managing Variable-Dimension Structural Optimization Problems Using Generative Algorithms.' Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 50(4), pp. 695-715, Oct 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1007/s00158-015-1262-8
[J11]Horea Ilies, Matt Parkinson, Carolyn C Seepersad, Michael Kokkolaras, Kenneth Ragsdell, Panos Y Papalambros, Farrokh Mistree, Christopher Williams, Rahul Rai, Jitesh Panchal, Scott Ferguson, Bryony DuPont, James T Allison. 'New Perspectives on Design Automation: Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the ASME Design Automation Conference.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 137(5), p. 050301, May 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4030256
2014
[J10]James T Allison, Tinghao Guo, Zhi Han. 'Co-Design of an Active Suspension Using Simultaneous Dynamic Optimization.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 136(8), p. 081003, Aug 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4027335
(MATLAB Code) See also the 2011 conference version.
[J9]James T Allison, Daniel R Herber. 'Multidisciplinary Design Optimization of Dynamic Engineering Systems.' AIAA Journal, 52(4), pp. 691-710, Apr 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/1.J052182
Special Issue on Multidisciplinary Design Optimization See also the 2013 conference version.
[J8]James T Allison. 'Engineering System Co-design with Limited Plant Redesign.' Engineering Optimization Taylor & Francis, 46(2), pp. 200-217, 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1080/0305215X.2013.764999
(Video) (MATLAB Code) See also the 2012 conference version.
2013
[J7]James T Allison. 'Plant-Limited Co-design of an Energy-Efficient Counterbalanced Robotic Manipulator.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 135(10), p. 101003, Oct 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4024978
(MATLAB Code) See also the 2012 conference version.
2011
[J6]Michael J Alexander, James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros, David J Gorsich. 'Constraint Management of Reduced Representation Variables in Decomposition-Based Design Optimization.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 133(10), p. 101014, Oct 2011. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4004976
Special Issue on Designing Complex Engineered Systems
[J5]Michael J Alexander, James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Decomposition-Based Design Optimisation of Electric Vehicle Powertrains using Proper Orthogonal Decomposition.' International Journal of Powertrains, 1(1), pp. 72-92, 2011. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1504/IJPT.2011.041910
Invited Article
[J4]Michael J Alexander, James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Reduced Representations of Vector-Valued Coupling Variables in Decomposition-Based Design Optimization.' Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 44(3), pp. 379-391, Mar 2011. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1007/s00158-011-0636-9
See also the 2010 conference version.
2010
[J3]James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Consistency Constraint Allocation in Augmented Lagrangian Coordination.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 132(7), p. 071007, Jul 2010. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.4001525
See also the 2008 conference version.
2009
[J2]James T Allison, Michael Kokkolaras, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Optimal Partitioning and Coordination Decisions in Decomposition-Based Design Optimization.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 131(8), p. 081008, Aug 2009. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.3178729
See also the 2007 conference version.
2007
[J1]James T Allison, Michael Kokkolaras, Panos Y Papalambros. 'On Selecting Single-Level Formulations for Complex System Design Optimization.' ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, 129(9), p. 898-906, Sep 2007. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/1.2747632
Conference Proceedings
2017
[C52]Yong Hoon Lee, Rebecca E Corman, Randy H Ewoldt, James T Allison. 'A Multiobjective Adaptive Surrogate Modeling-Based Optimization (MO-ASMO) Framework Using Efficient Sampling Strategies.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-67541, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
(Main MATLAB Code, Test Function Code), (Video)
[C51]Madhav Arora, Siyao Luan, Deborah L Thurston, James T Allison. 'Hybrid Procedure-Based Design Strategies Augmented with Optimization.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-68348, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C50]Satya R T Peddada, Pamela J Tannous, Andrew G Alleyne, James T Allison. 'Optimal Sensor Placement in Active Power Electronic Systems.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-68253, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C49]Daniel R Herber, James T Allison. 'Unified Scaling of Dynamic Optimization Design Formulations.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-67676, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
[C48]Daniel R Herber, James T Allison. 'Nested and Simultaneous Solution Strategies for General Combined Plant and Controller Design Problems.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-67688, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
[C47]Anand P Deshmukh, Danny J Lohan, James T Allison. 'Design of a Reconfigurable Dynamic Testbed for Co-Design Method Validation.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-67319, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
Nominated for DAC Best Paper Award
[C46]Siyao Luan, Madhav Arora, Deborah L Thurston, James T Allison. 'Alternative Design Optimization Formulations – Developing and Comparing for a Vibration Damping Example.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-68337, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C45]Anand P Deshmukh, James T Allison. 'Unrestricted Wind Farm Layout Design with Optimal Control Considerations.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-67480, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C44]Tinghao Guo, Jiarui Xu, Yue Sun, Yilin Dong, Neal E Davis, James T Allison. 'Network Analysis of Design Automation Literature.' In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2017-67361, Cleveland, OH, USA, Aug 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C43]Danny J Lohan, James T Allison. 'Temperature Constraint Formulations for Heat Conduction Topology Optimization.' In ISSMO 12th World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimisation, Braunschweig, Germany, Jun 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C42]Chendi Lin, Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K Schuh, Randy H Ewoldt, James T Allison. 'Efficient Optimal Surface Texture Design Using Linearization.' In ISSMO 12th World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimisation, Braunschweig, Germany, Jun 2017. [bibtex]
[C41]Pamela J Tannous, Satya R T Peddada, James T Allison, Thomas Foulkes, Robert P Pilawa, Andrew G Alleyne. 'Dynamic Temperature Estimation of Power Electronics Systems.' In American Control Conference, Seattle, WA, USA, May 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.23919/ACC.2017.7963482
2016
[C40]Anand P Deshmukh, Marlon E Mitchell, James T Allison. 'Integrating Model-Based Design and Physical Design Evaluation for Improved Design Education.' In ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2016-59299, p. V003T04A017, Charlotte, NC, USA, Aug 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2016-59299
[C39]Danny J Lohan, Masanori Ishigaki, Ercan M Dede, James T Allison. 'Combined Lumped and Continuum Parameter Design Optimization of Electro-Thermal Systems.' In ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2016-60218, p. V02BT03A013, Charlotte, NC, USA, Aug 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2016-60218
Nominated for DAC Best Paper Award
[C38]Daniel R Herber, Tinghao Guo, James T Allison. 'Enumeration of Architectures with Perfect Matchings.' In ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2016-60212, p. V02AT03A005, Charlotte, NC, USA, Aug 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2016-60212
(MATLAB Code), (Case Study 2 Graphs), (Video)
[C37]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K Schuh, Randy H Ewoldt, James T Allison. 'Shape Parameterization Comparison For Full-Film Lubrication Texture Design.' In ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2016-60168, p. V02BT03A037, Charlotte, NC, USA, Aug 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2016-60168
[C36]Anand P Deshmukh, Deborah L Thurston, James T Allison. 'Heuristics for Formulating Design Optimization Models: Their Uses and Pitfalls.' In 5th Internations Engineering Systems Symposium, CESUN 2016, Washington, D.C., USA, Jun 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C35]Danny J Lohan, Ercan M Dede, James T Allison. 'Topology Optimization Formulations for Circuit Board Heat Spreader Design.' In 2016 AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition, AIAA 2016-3669, Washington, DC, USA, June 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2016-3669
[C34]Oscar S Alvarez-Salazar, Jack B Aldrich, James T Allison, Soon-Jo Chung. 'Strain Actuated Solar Arrays for Precision Pointing of Spacecraft.' In 2016 AAS Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, Breckenridge, CO, USA, Feb 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C33]Christian M Chilan, Daniel R Herber, Yashwanth Kumar Nakka, Soon-Jo Chung, James T Allison, Jack B Aldrich, Oscar S Alvarez-Salazar. 'Co-Design of Strain-Actuated Solar Arrays for Precision Pointing and Jitter Reduction.' In AIAA 2016 Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, AIAA-2016-0162, San Diego, CA, USA, Jan 2016. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2016-0162
2015
[C32]Lakshmi G Rao, James T Allison. 'Generalized Viscoelastic Material Design With Integro-differential Equations and Direct Optimal Control.' In ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC2015-46768, pp. V02BT03A008-V02BT03A008, Boston, MA, USA, Aug 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2015-46768
Presented by Yong Hoon Lee
[C31]Lakshmi G Rao, Jonathon K Schuh, Randy H Ewoldt, James T Allison. 'On Using Adaptive Surrogate Modeling in Design For Efficient Fluid Power.' In ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC2015-46832, pp. V02BT03A024-V02BT03A024, Boston, MA, USA, Aug 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2015-46832
Presented by Yong Hoon Lee
[C30]James T Allison, Daniel R Herber, Anand P Deshmukh. 'Integrated Design of Dynamic Sustainable Energy Systems.' In 2015 International Conference on Engineering Design, Vol. 1, pp. 299-308, Milan, Italy, Jul 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
[C29]Anand P Deshmukh, Daniel R Herber, James T Allison. 'Bridging the Gap between Open-Loop and Closed-Loop Control in Co-Design: A Framework for Complete Optimal Plant and Control Architecture Design.' In 2015 American Control Conference, pp. 4916-4922, Chicago, IL, USA, Jul 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1109/ACC.2015.7172104
[C28]Danny J Lohan, Ercan M Dede, James T Allison. 'Topology Optimization for Heat Conduction Using Generative Design Algorithms.' In ISSMO 2015 World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Sydney, Australia, Jun 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]
2014
[C27]Ashish Khetan, James T Allison. 'Large-Scale Topology Optimization Using Parametrized Boolean Networks.' In ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2014-34256, p. V02AT03A006, Buffalo, NY, USA, Aug 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2014-34256
[C26]Jeff D Arena, James T Allison. 'Solving the Reconfigurable Design Problem for Multiability with Application to Robotic Systems.' In ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2014-35314, p. V02BT03A039, Buffalo, NY, USA, Aug 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2014-35314
[C25]Daniel R Herber, Jason W McDonald, Oscar S Alvarez-Salazar, Girish Krishnan, James T Allison. 'Reducing Spacecraft Jitter During Satellite Reorientation Maneuvers via Solar Array Dynamics.' In AIAA/ISSMO 2014 Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, AIAA2014-3278, pp. 1-17, Atlanta, GA, USA, Jun 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2014-3278
[C24]James T Allison, Girish Krishnan, Deborah L Thurston. 'Design of Engineering Systems in Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering Department at University of Illinois.' In CESUN 2014 International Engineering Systems Symposium, Hoboken, NJ, USA, Jun 2014. [bibtex] [pdf]
2013
[C23]Anand P Deshmukh, James T Allison. 'Design of Nonlinear Dynamic Systems using Surrogate Models of Derivative Functions.' In ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2013-12262, p. V03BT03A011, Portland, OR, USA, Aug 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2013-12262
[C22]Daniel R Herber, James T Allison. 'Wave Energy Extraction Maximization in Irregular Ocean Waves using Pseudospectral Methods.' In ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2013-12600, p. V03AT03A018, Portland, OR, USA, Aug 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2013-12600
Nominated for DAC Best Paper Award
[C21]N Ashwin Bharadwaj, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Early-Stage Design of Rheologically Complex Materials via Material Function Design Targets.' In ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2013-13462, p. V03AT03A058, Portland, OR, USA, Aug 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2013-13462
[C20]James T Allison, Ashish Khetan, Danny J Lohan. 'Managing Variable-Dimension Structural Optimization Problems using Generative Algorithms.' In ISSMO 2013 World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Orlando, FL, USA, May 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
[C19]Tinghao Guo, James T Allison. 'On the Use of MPCCs in Combined Topological and Parametric Design of Genetic Regulatory Circuits.' In ISSMO 2013 World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Orlando, FL, USA, May 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
[C18]Anand P Deshmukh, James T Allison. 'Simultaneous Structural and Control System Design for Horizontal Axis Wind Turbines.' In AIAA 2013 Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, AIAA 2013-1533, pp. 1-11, Boston, MA, USA, Apr 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2013-1533
[C17]James T Allison, Daniel R Herber. 'Multidisciplinary Design Optimization of Dynamic Engineering Systems.' In AIAA 2013 Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, AIAA 2013-1462, pp. 1-30, Boston, MA, USA, Apr 2013. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2013-1462
2012
[C16]James T Allison, Allen Kaitharath, Daniel R Herber. 'Wave Energy Extraction Maximization Using Direct Transcription.' In ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2012-86619, pp. 485-495, Houston, TX, USA, Nov 2012. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2012-86619
[C15]James T Allison. 'Plant-Limited Co-Design of an Energy-Efficient Counterbalanced Robotic Manipulator.' In ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2012-71108, pp. 847-856, Chicago, IL, USA, Aug 2012. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2012-71108
[C14]James T Allison. 'Engineering System Co-Design with Limited Plant Redesign.' In AIAA 2012 Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, AIAA2012-1526, pp. 1-13, Honolulu, HI, USA, Apr 2012. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2012-1526
(Video) (MATLAB Code)
2011
[C13]James T Allison, Zhi Han. 'Co-design of an Active Suspension Using Simultaneous Dynamic Optimization.' In ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2011-48521, pp. 903-913, Washington, DC, USA, Aug 2011. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2011-48521
2010
[C12]James T Allison, Sam Nazari. 'Combined Plant and Controller Design Using Decomposition-Based Design Optimization and the Minimum Principle.' In ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2010-28887, pp. 765-774, Montreal, Canada, Aug 2010. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2010-28887
[C11]Erin MacDonald, Katie Whitefoot, James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros, Richard Gonzalez. 'An Investigation of Sustainability, Preference, and Profitability in Design Optimization.' In ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2010-29055, pp. 715-728, Montreal, Canada, Aug 2010. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2010-29055
[C10]Michael J Alexander, James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros, David J Gorsich. 'Constraint Management of Reduced Representation Variables in Decomposition-based Design Optimization.' In ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2010-28788, pp. 755-764, Montreal, Canada, Aug 2010. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2010-28788
2009
[C9]Michael J Alexander, James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Reduced Representations of Vector-Valued Coupling Variables in Decomposition-Based Design Optimization.' In ISSMO 2009 World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Lisboa, Portugal, Jun 2009. [bibtex] [pdf]
2008
[C8]James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Consistency Constraint Allocation in Augmented Lagrangian Coordination.' In ASME 2008 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2008-49823, pp. 917-926, Brooklyn, NY, USA, Nov 2008. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2008-49823
2007
[C7]James T Allison, Michael Kokkolaras, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Optimal Partitioning and Coordination Decisions in Decomposition-Based Design Optimization.' In ASME 2007 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2007-34698, pp. 709-718, Las Vegas, NV, USA, Sep 2007. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2007-34698
[C6]James T Allison, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Optimal Partitioning and Coordination Decisions in System Design Using an Evolutionary Algorithm.' In ISSMO 2007 World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Seoul, South Korea, May 2007. [bibtex] [pdf]
2006
[C5]Bryon Sohns, James T Allison, Hosam Fathy, Jeffrey Stein. 'Efficient Parameterization of Large-Scale Dynamic Models Through the Use of Activity Analysis.' In ASME 2006 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2006-14599, pp. 1147-1154, Chicago, IL, USA, Nov 2006. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2006-14599
[C4]James T Allison, Brian Roth, Michael Kokkolaras, Ilan Kroo, Panos Y Papalambros. 'Aircraft Family Design Using Decomposition-Based Methods.' In AIAA 2006 Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, AIAA2006-6950, pp. 1-12, Portsmouth, VA, USA, Sep 2006. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2006-6950
[C3]James T Allison, David Walsh, Michael Kokkolaras, Panos Y Papalambros, Matthew Cartmell. 'Analytical Target Cascading in Aircraft Design.' In AIAA 2006 Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, AIAA2006-1325, pp. 1-9, Reno, NV, USA, Jan 2006. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.2514/6.2006-1325
2005
[C2]James T Allison, Michael Kokkolaras, Panos Y Papalambros. 'On the Impact of Coupling Strength on Complex System Optimization for Single-Level Formulations.' In ASME 2005 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, DETC2005-84790, pp. 265-275, Long Beach, CA, USA, Sep 2005. [bibtex] [pdf]
DOI: 10.1115/DETC2005-84790
[C1]James T Allison, Michael Kokkolaras, Marc Zawislak, Panos Y Papalambros. 'On the Use of Analytical Target Cascading and Collaborative Optimization for Complex System Design.' In ISSMO 2005 World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2005. [bibtex] [pdf]
Theses
2017
[T9]Anand P Deshmukh. 'Optimization and Control of Wind Energy Systems for Grid Integration.' PhD Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL USA, May 2017. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
2016
[T8]Danny J Lohan. 'Generative Design Algorithms in Topology Optimization of Passive Heat Spreaders.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, Dec 2016. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
[T7]Yashwanth Kumar Nakka. 'Nonlinear Attitude Control of Spacecraft with Strain-Actuated Solar Arrays.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, Aug 2016. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
2015
[T6]Lakshmi G Rao. 'Design and Optimization of Computationally Expensive Engineering Systems.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2015. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
2014
[T5]Jeff D Arena. 'Design Considerations for a Reconfigurable Delta Robot.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2014. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
[T4]Tinghao Guo. 'Design of Genetic Regulatory Networks.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2014. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
[T3]Ashish Khetan. 'Large Scale Structural Optimization using Genetic and Generative Algorithms with Sequential Linear Programming.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2014. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
[T2]Daniel R Herber. 'Dynamic System Design Optimization of Wave Energy Converters Utilizing Direct Transcription.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2014. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
(errata attached)
2013
[T1]Anand P Deshmukh. 'Multidisciplinary Design Optimization of Dynamic Systems Using Surrogate Modeling Approach.' M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2013. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
2008
[T0]James T Allison. 'Optimal Partitioning and Coordination Decisions in Decomposition-Based Design Optimization.' PhD Thesis, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, May 2008. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
Technical Reports
2017
[*]Daniel R Herber, James T Allison. 'A Enhancements to the Perfect Matching-based Tree Algorithm for Generating Architectures.' Technical report, Engineering System Design Lab, preprint-v2, Urbana, IL, USA, Apr 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
[R4]Tinghao Guo, Jiarui Xu, Yue Sun, Yilin Dong, Neal E Davis, James T Allison. 'Network Analysis of Design Automation Literature (Supplementary Materials).' Technical report, Engineering System Design Lab, UIUC-ESDL-2015-02, Urbana, IL, USA, May 2017. [bibtex] [pdf]
2015
[R3]Daniel R Herber. 'Basic Implementation of Multiple-Interval Pseudospectral Methods to Solve Optimal Control Problems.' Technical report, Engineering System Design Lab, UIUC-ESDL-2015-01, Urbana, IL, USA, Jun 2015. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
2014
[R2]Daniel R Herber. 'Solving Optimal Control Problems using Simscape Models for State Derivatives.' Technical report, Engineering System Design Lab, UIUC-ESDL-2014-01, Urbana, IL, USA, Jul 2014. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
2013
[R1]Xin Niu. 'Modeling and Design Analysis of a Permanent Magnet Linear Synchronous Generator.' Technical report, Engineering System Design Lab, UIUC-ESDL-2013-01, Urbana, IL, USA, Aug 2013. [bibtex] [url] [pdf]
(MATLAB Code)
Presentations
2017
[P*]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Designing With Non-Linear Viscoelastic Fluids.' Presentation, The 70th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society – Division of Fluid Dynamics, Denver, CO, USA, Nov 2017. [bibtex]
[P*]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Toward co-design of surface textures and Non-Newtonian fluids for decreased friction in lubricated viscous sliding.' Presentation, The Society of Rheology 89th Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, USA, Oct 2017. [bibtex]
[P*]Rebecca E Corman, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Selecting design-appropriate material descriptions for linear viscoelastic materials.' Presentation, The Society of Rheology 89th Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, USA, Oct 2017. [bibtex]
2016
[P*]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'A Validated Computational Model for the Design of Surface Textures in Full-Film Lubricated Sliding.' Presentation, The 69th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society – Division of Fluid Dynamics, Portland, OR, USA, Nov 2016. [bibtex]
[P*]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Design Appropriate Modeling for Determining Optimal Friction Reduction with Surface Textures.' Presentation, CCEFP Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference 2016, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Oct 2016. [bibtex]
[P*]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K Schuh, Randy H Ewoldt, James T Allison. 'Generalization of Surface Texture Shape Reduces Friction and Increases Load Capacity Simultaneously in Sliding Contact with Full-Film Lubrication.' Presentation, CCEFP Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference 2016, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Oct 2016. [bibtex]
[P*]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. '1G.3 Rheological Design for Efficient Fluid Power.' Presentation, CCEFP Webinar Series 2016, Feb 2016. [bibtex]
Schuh presented part I and Lee presented part II, (Video)
2015
[P*]Jonathon K Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T Allison, Randy H Ewoldt. 'Surface Textures and Non-Newtonian Fluids for Decreasing Friction in Lubricated Sliding Contact.' Presentation, CCEFP Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference 2015, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Oct 2015. [bibtex] [pdf]