March 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 15, 2003 |
A General Framework for Convex Relaxation of Polynomial Optimization Problems over Cones Masakazu Kojima (Tokyo Institute of Technology) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
PANEL: Applications of Conic Programming to Robust Optimization and Other Domains V. Balakrishnan (Purdue University), Etienne De Klerk (Technische Universiteit te Delft), Leonid Faybusovich (University of Notre Dame), Michel Goemans (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Takashi Tsuchiya (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics), Reha Tutuncu (Carnegie-Mellon University), David Williamson (IBM) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
An Interior Point Method with Column Aggregation and Selection Jos Sturm (Katholieke Universiteit Brabant (Tilburg University)) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
A New Property of the Cholesky Factorization of the Matrices Arising in Interior Point Methods Katya Scheinberg (IBM) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 14, 2003 |
A New Iteration-Complexity Bound for the MTY Predictor-Corrector Algorithm Renato Monteiro (Georgia Institute of Technology) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 13, 2003 |
Efficient Implementation of Interior-Point Methods for SDPs Arising in Control and Signal Processing Lieven Vandenberghe (University of California, Los Angeles) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 13, 2003 |
Robust Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Programs Garud Iyengar (Columbia University) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 13, 2003 |
The Adjustable Robust Counterpart (ARC) Approach to Uncertain Linear Programs Aharon Ben-Tal (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Matrix Cube Theorems and Tight Tractable Approximations of Semi-Infinite LMIs Arkadi Nemirovski (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Interior Point Methods on Homogeneous Cones Osman Guler (University of Maryland Baltimore County) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Discussion |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Hyperbolic Polynomials, Riemannian Geometry and Optimization James Renegar (Cornell University) |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 12, 2003 |
Welcome and Introduction |
Semidefinite Programming and Robust Optimization |

March 11, 2003 |
Robust Optimization: Applications in Control and Machine Learning Problems Laurent El Ghaoui (University of California, Berkeley) |
Semidefinite Program and Robust Optimization |

March 11, 2003 |
Robust Optimization: Applications in Control and Machine Learning Problems Laurent El Ghaoui (University of California, Berkeley) |
Semidefinite Program and Robust Optimization |

March 11, 2003 |
Semidefinite and Second Order Cone Programming: Foundations, Algorithms and Applications Farid Alizadeh (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) |
Semidefinite Program and Robust Optimization |

March 11, 2003 |
Semidefinite and Second Order Cone Programming: Foundations, Algorithms and Applications Farid Alizadeh (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) |
Semidefinite Program and Robust Optimization |

March 07, 2003 |
The Differentiation Index and Industrial Dynamic Simulation Wade Martinson (Cargill, Inc.) |
The Differentiation Index and Industrial Dynamic Simulation - Wade S. Martinson (Process Solutions Technology Development Center, Cargill Inc.) |

February 21, 2003 |
Cortical Surface Flattening Using Discrete Conformal Mapping with Minimal Metric Distortion Lili Ju (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Cortical Surface Flattening Using Discrete Conformal Mapping with Minimal Metric Distortion - Lili Ju (IMA Industrial Postdoc) |

February 07, 2003 |
Raman Amplified Optical Transport Systems Lawrence Cowsar (Alcatel-Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories) |
Raman Amplified Optical Transport Systems - Lawrence C. Cowsar (Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies) |

January 31, 2003 |
The Evolution of Property-Casualty Insurance Liabilities Stephen Mildenhall (Kemper Insurance Companies) |
The Evolution of Property-Casualty Insurance Liabilities - Stephen Mildenhall (Kemper Insurance) |

January 16, 2003 |
Concluding Remarks by Organizers Andrew Conn (IBM), Omar Ghattas (Carnegie-Mellon University), Jorge Nocedal (Northwestern University), Fadil Santosa (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
Design & Development of NOX, A C++ Object-Oriented Nonlinear Equation Solver (minisymposium) Tamara Kolda (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
The Standard Vector Library Mark Gockenbach (Michigan Technological University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
The Implementation of an Object-Oriented SQP Method for Solving PDE-Constrained Problems Paul Boggs (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 16, 2003 |
DAKOTA: Virtual Prototyping with Large-Scale Engineering Simulations Mike Eldred (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
An Overview of MOOCHO (previously known as rSQP++) and the Use of Reduction/Transformation Vector Operators in Linear Algebra Interfaces for Advanced Numerical Algorithms and Computing Environments Roscoe Bartlett (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Sundance: A High-Level Tool for PDE-Constrained Simulation and Optimization Kevin Long (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
An Object Oriented Architecture for Nonlinear Constrained Optimization Mike Gertz (Argonne National Laboratory) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
TAO: An Optimization Toolkit for Large-Scale Applications Steven Benson (Argonne National Laboratory) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Curvature Steps and Geodesic Moves for Non Linear Least Squares Descent Algorithms Guy Chavent (Université de Paris IX (Paris-Dauphine)) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 15, 2003 |
Adjoint Based Constrained Optimization Andrea Walther (TU Dresden) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Source Type of Optimization for Inverse Scattering Peter Van Berg (Technische Universiteit te Delft) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Global and Local Optimisation for Oil Reservoir Modelling Susana Gomez (National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Nonlinear Elimination in Aerodynamic Analysis and Design Optimization David Young (The Boeing Company) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 14, 2003 |
Asynchronous and Fault-Tolerant Pattern Search Method for Science and Engineering Optimization Applications (workshop) Tamara Kolda (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Managing POD Models in PDE-Constrained Optimization Ekkehard Sachs (Universität Trier) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
A Source Inversion Problem Requiring Rapid Response Paul Boggs (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Automatic Differentiation and its Role in Simulation-based Optimization Paul Hovland (Argonne National Laboratory) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 13, 2003 |
Aircraft Trajectory Optimization Ulf Ringertz (Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
Numerical Pitfalls in Interior-point Methods Margaret Wright (New York University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
First and Second Order Shape Sensitivity and Level Set Methods in Optimal Control of PDEs and Image Segmentation Michael Hintermüller (Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
SQP, SLP and Interior-point Methods for Large-scale Nonlinear Programming Nick Gould (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 11, 2003 |
Differential Optimization Problems: Analysis of the Hessian Shlomo Ta'asan (Carnegie-Mellon University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
SQP Methods for Large-Scale Optimization Philip Gill (University of California, San Diego) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
Application of an Interior Point Method for Large-Scale Nonlinear Programming to Circuit Tuning Andreas Waechter (IBM) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
Continuous Sensitivity Equations and Numerical Noise Jeff Borggaard (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 10, 2003 |
Boundary Integral Formulations for Shape Optimization of Elliptic PDEs George Biros (New York University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Optimization Methods for DAE Systems Lorenz Biegler (Carnegie-Mellon University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Shape Optimization Using Sensitivity Analysis and a Level-Set Method Gregoire Allaire (École Polytechnique) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Computational Methods for Distributed Parameter Estimation in dD Uri Ascher (University of British Columbia) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Discussion |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Parameter Estimation in Empirical Models of Wildland Firespread David Keyes (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 09, 2003 |
Welcome and Introduction |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 08, 2003 |
Optimization of ODE/DAE Constrained Models Lorenz Biegler (Carnegie-Mellon University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 08, 2003 |
The Reflection Seismic Inverse Problem: A Case Study in Simulation Driven Optimization William Symes (Rice University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 08, 2003 |
Challenges for Optimization Jorge Nocedal (Northwestern University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 08, 2003 |
Overview of Simulation Based Optimization Omar Ghattas (Carnegie-Mellon University) |
Optimization in Simulation-Based Models |

January 07, 2003 |
Surrogate Management Framework John Dennis Jr. (Rice University) |
Industrial Strength Optimization |

January 07, 2003 |
Direct Search Methods for Categorical Variables Mark Abramson (Air Force Institute of Technology) |
Industrial Strength Optimization |

January 06, 2003 |
Generalized Pattern Search Algorithms: Unconstrained and Constrained Cases Charles Audet (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal) |
Industrial Strength Optimization |

January 06, 2003 |
Optimization Using Surrogates for Engineering Design John Dennis Jr. (Rice University) |
Industrial Strength Optimization |

December 13, 2002 |
Mathematics Applied to Biological Systems in Drug Discovery - Ann E. DeWitt Ann Dewitt (3M) |
Mathematics Applied to Biological Systems in Drug Discovery - Ann E. DeWitt (3M Research and Development) |

December 06, 2002 |
The Dial-A-Ride Problem Jean-Francois Cordeau (University of Montreal) |
Distribution Systems: Location and Vehicle Routing |