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Freeform Deformation vs. B-Spline Representation in Inverse Airfoil Design

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Eleftherios I. Amoiralis, Ioannis K. Nikolos

Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece

Paper No. ESDA2006-95557, pp. 573-582; 10 pages
doi:10.1115/ESDA2006-95557
From:
  • ASME 8th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis
  • Volume 1: Advanced Energy Systems, Advanced Materials, Aerospace, Automation and Robotics, Noise Control and Acoustics, and Systems Engineering
  • Torino, Italy, July 4–7, 2006
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4248-7 | eISBN: 0-7918-3779-3
  • Copyright © 2006 by ASME

abstract

In this work FFD technique is compared to the classical parameterization technique using B-Spline curves by performing inverse airfoil design tests, with a Differential Evolution (DE) algorithm to serve as the optimizer. The criteria of the comparison between the two techniques are the achieved accuracy in the approximation of the reference pressure distribution and the convergence behavior of the optimization algorithm. Experiments are presented, comparing FFD to B-Spline techniques under the same flow conditions, for various numbers of design variables.

Copyright © 2006 by ASME

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