1409 New Trends in Topology Optimization

Shinji Nishiwaki, Kyoto University
Yoon Young Kim, Seoul National University
Takayuki Yamada, Kyoto University
Topology optimization is currently one of the mainstream methods in the field of structural optimization, is widely used in many industries, and various new topology optimization methods have been recently proposed. In this minisymposium, new trends concerning the basic theories of topology optimization and their applications to a variety of physics problems and material design problems are discussed.