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Joint University-Industry Symposium

December 8, 2010, 12:30 - 5:30 p.m.
2145 Sheridan Rd. Evanston , IL 60208

Computer-Aided Design and Multi-Disciplinary Optimization

Northwestern University, Mechanical Engineering Department
Altair HyperWorks, A Division of Altair Engineering, Inc.

Symposium Agenda

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Student Poster Session
McCormick Building - 1st Floor Atrium

2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Prof. Wei Chen, Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University
Dr. David Schmueser, Altair Engineering

2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Keynote Presentation: Simulation Driven Innovation
Dr. Uwe Schramm, Altair Engineering

2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Keynote Presentation: Geometric Algorithms for Transformation of Data to Knowledge
Prof. Karthik Ramani, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University

3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Keynote Presentation: Optimal Structural Topologies
Dr. Alessandro Beghini, Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill, Chicago, IL

3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Robust Shape and Topology Optimization
Prof. Wei Chen, Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University

4:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Hybrid Cellular Automata: From Bone Remodeling to Crashworthiness Design
Prof. Andres Tovar, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, University of Notre Dame

4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Bringing Consistency through Automation Over Multi-Physics Domains Across International Regions
Martin Pais, Sri Thiruppukuzhi,, and Phil Green, Mechanical Simulation Group, Motorola, Inc.

5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Dr. David Schmueser, Altair Engineering

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