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Design Optimisation - MEng, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr. Ozz Querin
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Arora, J.S. (1989): Introduction to optimum design [electronic resource] . McGraw-Hill, New York. ISBN: 007002460X

Arora, J.S. (1997): Guide to structural optimization . ASCE Publications. 347 p. ISBN: 0784402205

Belegundu, A. D., and Chandraputla, T. R. (1999): Optimization concepts and applications in engineering, Prentice Hall, ISBN: 0130312797

Blachut, J. and Eschenauer, H.A., Eds. (2001): Emerging methods for multidisciplinary optimization . CISM Courses and Lectures, No 425, Springer-Verlag Wien, New York, ISBN: 3211833358

Box, G.E.P. and Draper, N.R. (1987): Empirical model-building and response surfaces , Wiley-Interscience, 688 pp., ISBN: 0471810339

Bunday, B.D. (1984): Basic optimisation methods . 136 p. Edward Arnold. ISBN: 0713135069

Haftka, R.T. and G├╝rdal, Z. (1992): Elements of structural optimization . 3rd ed., Kluwer Academic Publishers

Keane, A. and Nair, P. (2005). Computational approaches for aerospace design : the pursuit of excellence . 616 p. John Wiley & Sons, ISBN: 0-470-85540-1

Kirsch, U. (1993):Structural optimization : fundamentals and applications, Springer-Verlag

Myers, R.H. and Montgomery, D.C. (2002): Response surface methodology : process and product optimization using designed experiments. : Process and Product Optimization Using Designed Experiments, 2nd Ed., 824 pp., ISBN: 0471412554

Onwubiko, C. (1999): Introduction to engineering design optimization, Prentice Hall, 312 pp., ISBN: 0201476738

Osyczka, A. (2001): Evolutionary Algorithms for Single and Multicriteria Design Optimization, Physica Verlag, 232 pp., ISBN: 3790814180 (Not available at Leeds Univeristy Library)

Papalambros, P.Y. and Wilde, D.J. (2000): Principles of optimal design : modeling and computation , Cambridge University Press, 2nd ed.

Rao, S.S. (1996) Engineering optimization [electronic resource] : theory and practice , 3rd Edition, Wiley-IEEE, 920 p. ISBN 0471550345

Vanderplaats, G.N. (1984): Numerical Optimization Techniques for Engineering Design. McGraw-Hill, New York.

Vanderplaats, G. N. (1999): Numerical Optimization Techniques for Engineering Design, 3rd edition,VR&D

Venkataraman, P. (2002): Applied optimization with MATLAB programming, John Wiley and Sons, ISBN 0471349585

Xie, Y.M. and Steven, G.P. (1997): Evolutionary structural optimization , Springer-Verlag, 188 pp, ISBN 3540761535

This list was last updated on 08/12/2009