Publications


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Ph.D. Dissertation

Villanueva, D. (2013). Reliability Based Design Including Future Tests and Multi-Agent Approaches, University of Florida and Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne. (English cover) (French cover with summary in French) (Defense Presentation)


Journal Papers
  1. Villanueva, D. & Smarslok, B.P. (in preparation) Designing Calibration Experiments for Aerothermal Models with Expected Information Gain. 
  2. Haftka, R.T., Villanueva, D., Chaudhuri, A. (2016) Parallel-Assisted Global Optimization with Expensive Functions. Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. (DOI: 10.1007/s00158-016-1432-3)
  3. Villanueva, D., Haftka, R.T., Sankar, B.V. (2014) Accounting for Future Redesign to Balance Performance and Development Costs. Reliability Engineering and System Safety. Vol. 124. pp. 56-67.
  4. Villanueva, D., Haftka, R.T., Sankar, B.V. (2011). Including the Effect of a Future Test and Redesign in Reliability Calculations, AIAA Journal, Vol. 49 (12), pp. 2760-2769 (DOI: 10.2514/1.55993)


Conference Papers and Presentations

  1. Smarslok, B.P, Villanueva, D., Bartram, G.W. (2017). Design of Multi-Level Validation Experiments for Multi-Physics Systems. In 18th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference (AIAA SciTech), Grapevine, TX, USA
  2. Villanueva, D., Smarslok, B.P. (2016). Budgeting Model Calibration Experiments with Expected Information Gain, In Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference, Nashville, TN, USA
  3. Villanueva, D., Smarslok, B.P., Perez, R.A. (2016). Sequential Experimental Design and Model Calibration for Targeted Events, In 18th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference (AIAA SciTech), San Diego, CA, USA (PDF)
  4. DeCarlo, E., Mahadevan, S., Smarslok, B.P., and Villanueva, D. (2015). Calibrating Model Errors in Multidisciplinary Analyses Using Time-Dependent Data, 13th National Congress on Computational Mechanics, San Diego, CA, USA 
  5. Villanueva, D., Smarslok, B.P. (2015). Using Expected Information Gain to Design Aerothermal Model Calibration Experiments, 17th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference at AIAA SciTech, Kissimmee, FL, USA (PDF)
  6. Villanueva, D., Smarslok B.P. (2014). Estimating Expected Information Gain for the Design of Calibration Experiments with Multiple Observables. INFORMS Annual Meeting 2014, San Francisco, CA, USA
  7. Villanueva, D., Haftka, R.T., Le Riche, R., Picard, G. (2013). Locating Multiple Candidate Designs with Surrogate-Based Optimization, 10th World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Orlando, FL, USA (PDF)(Presentation)
  8. Chaudhuri, A., Haftka, R.T., Ifju, P. Villanueva, D., Chang, K., Rue, J., Tyler, C., and Scmitz, T. (2013). Experimental Optimization of Flapping Wing of Micro Air Vehicle, 10th World Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Orlando, FL, USA (PDF)
  9. Picard, G., Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., and Haftka, R.T. (2013) Methode multi agent d'optimisation par partionnement auto-oraganisé. In 21es Journées francophones des systémes multi-agents (JFSMA '13). Cépadués, France.
  10. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T. (2013). Self-organized space partitioning for multi-agent optimization, In 6th International Workshop on Optimisation in Multi-Agent Systems (OPTMAS 2013, in conjunction with AAMAS 2013) (PDF)
  11. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T. (2013). Dynamic Design Space Partitioning for Optimization of an Integrated Thermal Protection System, 9th AIAA Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, Boston, MA, USA (PDF)(Presentation PDF)
  12. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T. (2012). Optimisation multi-agent par partitionnement adaptatif de l'espace de conception, 20ème Journées Francophones sur les Systèmes Multi-Agents (JFSMA), Cépaduès, France (PDF)
  13. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T. (2012). Design Space Partitioning for Optimization Using Agents, 14th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Indianapolis, IN (PDF)
  14. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T. (2012). Surrogate-Based Agents for Constrained Optimization, AIAA-2012-1935, 14th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference, Honolulu, HI (PDF)
  15. Villanueva, D., Haftka, R.T. , Sankar, B.V. (2012). Accounting for Future Redesign in the Optimization of an Integrated Thermal Protection SystemAIAA-  2012-1933, 14th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference, Honolulu, HI (PDF)
  16. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T., Sankar, B.V. (2011). Decomposition of System Level Reliability-Based Design Optimization to Reduce the Number of Simulations, DETC2011-47815, ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering  Conference, Washington, DC, USA (PDF)(Presentation)
  17. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G., Haftka, R.T. (2011).  A Multi-Agent System Approach to Risk Allocation for Reliability Based Design Optimization, 12th Annual Congress of the French National Society of Operations Research and Decision Science, Saint-Etienne, France (Abstract) (PDF Presentation)
  18. Villanueva, D., Haftka, R.T., Sankar, B.V. (2010). Probabilistic Optimization of an Integrated Thermal Protection System Including the Effect of Future Tests2nd International Conference on Engineering Optimization, Lisbon, Portugal (PDF(WMV Presentation)
  19. Villanueva, D., Haftka, R.T., Sankar, B.V. (2010). Including Future Tests in the Design and Optimization of an Integrated Thermal Protection System, AIAA 2010-2597, 12th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference, Orlando, FL (PDF) (PPT Presentation with Audio)
  20. Villanueva, D., Sharma, A., Haftka, R.T., Sankar, B.V. (2009). Risk Allocation by Optimization of an Integrated Thermal Protection System, 8th World Congress  for Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Lisbon, Portugal (PDF) (Presentation with Audio)(Poster)
  21. Kumar, S., Villanueva, D., Sankar B.V., Haftka R.T. (2008). Probabilistic Optimization of Integrated Thermal Protection System, AIAA 2008-5928, 12th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Victoria, BC. (PDF) (PPT)


Posters & Other Communications

  1. Villanueva, D. (2014). Selecting Experiments for Uncertainty Quantification and Design Optimization of Aircraft. Computational Science Research Center Colloquium, San Diego State University
  2. Le Riche, R., Girdziusas, R., Villanueva, D., Picard, G., and Ginsbourger, D. (2012). Squaring the engineering optimization circle: distributed global optimization algorithms for computationally expensive  problems, invited presentation at RIO 2012 (Interdisciplinary Meeting about Optimization), Univ. of Valenciennes, France (PDF)
  3. Villanueva, D., Le Riche, R., Picard, G. (2012). Surrogate-Based Agents for Optimization Under Uncertainty, Journée de la Recherce organized by the École  Doctorale Sciences Ingénierie et Santé de Saint-Étienne, Saint-Étienne, France  (PDF)
  4. Villanueva, D. (2012). Structural Optimization of Aircraft, Aircraft Structures Lecture, University of Florida.
  5. Villanueva, D. (2009). Risk Allocation in the Face of Competing Thermal and Structural Requirements of an Integrated Thermal Protection System, National Science Foundation Research Day, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL