Publications

Preprints

Martin York, Berk Ozturk, Edward Burnell and Warren Hoburg. Efficient and Reliable Aircraft Multidisciplinary Design Optimization via Signomial Programming. code
Philippe Kirschen, Martin York, Berk Ozturk and Warren Hoburg. Application of Signomial Programming to Aircraft Design. code
Michael Burton and Warren Hoburg. Solar-Electric and Gas Powered, Long-Endurance UAV Sizing via Geometric Programming. code
Martin York, Warren Hoburg, and Mark Drela. Turbofan Engine Sizing and Tradeoff Analysis via Signomial Programming. code

Publications

Berk Ozturk, Michael Burton, Ostin Zarse, Warren Hoburg, Mark Drela, and John Hansman. Design of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Long-Endurance Communication Support. 18th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Denver, CO, June 2017.

Warren Hoburg, Philippe Kirschen, and Pieter Abbeel. Data fitting with geometric-programming-compatible softmax functions. Optimization and Engineering, 2016. code

Philippe Kirschen, Edward Burnell, and Warren Hoburg. Signomial Programming Models for Aircraft Design. 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting San Diego, CA, Jan 2016.

Warren Hoburg and Pieter Abbeel. Geometric programming for aircraft design optimization. AIAA Journal, 52(11):2414-2426, 2014.

Warren Hoburg and Pieter Abbeel. Fast Wind Turbine Design via Geometric Programming. 9th AIAA MDO Specialist Conference, Boston, MA, April 2013.

Warren Hoburg and Pieter Abbeel. Geometric Programming for Aircraft Design Optimization. 8th AIAA MDO Specialist Conference, Honolulu, HI, April 2012.

Theses

Martin York. Turbofan Engine Sizing and Tradeoff Analysis via Signomial Programming. Master’s Thesis. Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT. 2017.

Cody Karcher. A Heuristic for Including Black Box Analysis Tools into a Geometric Programming Formulation. Master’s Thesis. Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT. 2017.

Philippe Kirschen. Signomial Programming for Aircraft Design. Master’s Thesis. Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT. 2016.

Warren Hoburg. Aircraft Design Optimization as a Geometric Program. Ph.D. thesis, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, UC Berkeley, 2013.

Foundational publications by other groups

S. Boyd, S.-J. Kim, L. Vandenberghe, and A. Hassibi. A tutorial on geometric programming. Optimization and Engineering, 8(1):67-127, 2007.