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Neil Wu

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Publications

  1. Sensitivity-based Geometric Parameterization for Aerodynamic Shape Optimization

    N. Wu, C. Mader, and J. R. R. A. Martins

    AIAA AVIATION 2022 Forum, 2022

    doi:10.2514/6.2022-3931

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  2. A Gradient-based Sequential Multifidelity Approach to Multidisciplinary Design Optimization

    N. Wu, C. A. Mader, and J. R. R. A. Martins

    Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 65131–151, 2022

    doi:10.1007/s00158-022-03204-1

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  3. pyOptSparse: A Python framework for large-scale constrained nonlinear optimization of sparse systems

    N. Wu, G. Kenway, C. A. Mader, J. Jasa, and J. R. R. A. Martins

    Journal of Open Source Software, 5(54):2564, 2020

    doi:10.21105/joss.02564

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Activities

I worked for two years on the Blue Sky Solar Racing team at the University of Toronto, where I was the aerodynamics lead and chief engineer. I also worked on the AeroVelo Eta, a bicycle which still holds the world record for the fastest human-powered vehicle at 89 mph.