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Krzysztof J. Fidkowski

Journal Publications

[23] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A hybridized discontinuous Galerkin method on mapped deforming domains. Computers and Fluids, In Press, 2016. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[22] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Constrained pseudo-transient continuation. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 102:1683-1703, 2015. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[21] Steven M. Kast, Johann P.S. Dahm, and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Optimal test functions for boundary accuracy in discontinuous finite element methods. Journal of Computational Physics, 298(1):360 - 386, 2015. [ bib | DOI | http | .pdf ]
[20] K.J. Fidkowski. Algebraic tailoring of discontinuous Galerkin p-multigrid for convection. Computers and Fluids, 98(2):164-176, 2014. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[19] M. A. Ceze and K. J. Fidkowski. Drag prediction using adaptive discontinuous finite elements. AIAA Journal of Aircraft, 51(4):1284-1294, 2014. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[18] Devina Sanjaya, Krzysztof Fidkowski, and Ian Tobasco. Adjoint-accelerated statistical and deterministic inversion of atmospheric contaminant transport. Computers and Fluids, 100(1):291-307, 2014. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[17] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. An anisotropic hp-adaptation framework for functional prediction. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Journal, 51:492-509, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[16] Z.J. Wang, Krzysztof Fidkowski, Remi Abgrall, Francesco Bassi, Doru Caraeni, Andrew Cary, Herman Deconinck, Ralf Hartmann, Koen Hillewaert, H.T. Huynh, Norbert Kroll, Georg May, Per-Olof Persson, Bram van Leer, and Miguel Visbal. High-order CFD methods: Current status and perspective. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[15] Steven M. Kast and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Output-based mesh adaptation for high order Navier-Stokes simulations on deformable domains. Journal of Computational Physics, 252(1):468-494, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[14] K. J. Fidkowski, M. A. Ceze, and P. L. Roe. Entropy-based drag error estimation and mesh adaptation in two dimensions. AIAA Journal of Aircraft, 49(5):1485-1496, September-October 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[13] C. Lieberman, K. Fidkowski, K. Willcox, and B. van Bloemen Waanders. Hessian-based model reduction: large-scale inversion and prediction. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[12] T. J. Drzewiecki, I. M. Asher, T. P. Grunloch, V. E. Petrov, K. J. Fidkowski, A. Manera, and T. J. Downar. Parameter sensitivity study of boiling and two-phase flow models in CFD. Journal of Computational Multiphase Flow, 4(4), 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[11] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and David L. Darmofal. Review of output-based error estimation and mesh adaptation in computational fluid dynamics. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Journal, 49(4):673-694, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[10] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Output error estimation strategies for discontinuous Galerkin discretizations of unsteady convection-dominated flows. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 88(12):1297-1322, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[9] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and Yuxing Luo. Output-based space-time mesh adaptation for the compressible Navier-Stokes equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 230:5753-5773, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[8] R.P. Drake, F.W. Doss, R.G. McClarren, M.L. Adams, N. Amato, D. Bingham, C.C. Chou, C. DiStefano, K. Fidkowski, B. Fryxell, T.I. Gombosi, M.J. Grosskopf, J.P. Holloway, B. van der Holst, C.M. Huntington, S. Karni, C.M. Krauland, C.C. Kuranz, E. Larsen, B. van Leer, B. Mallick, D. Marion, W. Martin, J.E. Morel, E.S. Myra, V. Nair, K.G. Powell, L. Rauchwerger, P. Roe, E. Rutter, I.V. Sokolov, Q. Stout, B.R. Torralva, G. Toth, K. Thornton, and A.J. Visco. Radiative effects in radiative shocks in shock tubes. High Energy Density Physics, 7:130-140, 2011. [ bib | DOI ]
[7] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and Philip L. Roe. An entropy adjoint approach to mesh refinement. SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 32(3):1261-1287, 2010. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[6] D. Galbally, K. Fidkowski, K. Willcox, and O. Ghattas. Nonlinear model reduction for uncertainty quantification in large-scale inverse problems. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 81:1581-1608, 2009. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[5] K. J. Fidkowski and D. L. Darmofal. A triangular cut-cell adaptive method for high-order discretizations of the compressible Navier-Stokes equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 225:1653-1672, 2007. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[4] D.W. Milanes, D.R. Kirk, K.J. Fidkowski, and I.A. Waitz. Gas turbine engine durability impacts of high-fuel-air ratio combustors: near wall reaction effects on film-cooled backward-facing step heat transfer. Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 128(2):318-325, 2006. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[3] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, Todd A. Oliver, James Lu, and David L. Darmofal. p-Multigrid solution of high-order discontinuous Galerkin discretizations of the compressible Navier-Stokes equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 207:92-113, 2005. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[2] A. Quirrenbach, J.E. Roberts, K.J. Fidkowski, W. de Vries, and W. van Breugel. Keck adaptive optics observations of the radio galaxy 3C294: A merging system at z = 1.786? The Astrophysical Journal, 556:108-112, July 2001. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[1] J.J. Kirchner, U.J. Becker, R.B. Dinner, and K.J. Fidkowski. Optimization of drift gases for accuracy in pressurized drift tubes. Numerical Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, A474, February 2001. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]

Conference Proceedings

[32] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A local sampling approach to anisotropic metric-based mesh optimization. AIAA Paper 2016-0835, 2016. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[31] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. High-order output-based adaptive simulations of turbulent flow over a three dimensionsional bump. AIAA Paper 2015-0862, 2016. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[30] Kaihua Ding, Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, and Philip L. Roe. Continuous adjoint based error estimation and r-refinement for the active-flux method. AIAA Paper 2016-0832, 2016. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[29] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. High-order output-based adaptive simulations of turbulent flow in two dimensions. AIAA Paper 2015-1532, 2015. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[28] Steven M. Kast, Johann P.S. Dahm, and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A hybrid petrov-galerkin method for optimal output prediction. AIAA Paper 2015-1956, 2015. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[27] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. An output-based adaptive hybridized discontinuous Galerkin method on deforming domains. AIAA Paper 2015-2602, 2015. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[26] Devina P. Sanjaya and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Improving high-order finite element approximation through geometrical warping. AIAA Paper 2015-2605, 2015. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[25] Johann P.S. Dahm and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Error estimation and adaptation in hybridized discontinous Galerkin methods. AIAA Paper 2014-0078, 2014. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[24] Kaihua Ding, Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, and Philip L. Roe. Acceleration techniques for adjoint-based error estimation and mesh adaptation. Eighth International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics ICCFD8-0249, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]
[23] Benjamin A. Rothacker, Marco A. Ceze, and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Adjoint-based error estimation and mesh adaptation for problems with output constraints. AIAA Paper 2014-2576, 2014. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[22] Derek J. Dalle and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Multifidelity airfoil shape optimization using adaptive meshing. AIAA Paper 2014-2996, 2014. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[21] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Drag prediction using adaptive discontinuous finite elements. AIAA Paper 2013-0051, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[20] I. M. Asher, K. J. Fidkowski, T. J. Drzewiecki, T. P. Grunloch, V. E. Petrov, A. Manera, and T. J. Downar. Sensitivity study of Eulerian multiphase boiling models: NPhase-CMFD. 15th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-15) 215, 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]
[19] Marnix van Schrojenstein Lantman and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Adjoint-based optimization of flapping kinematics in viscous flows. AIAA Paper 2013-2848, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[18] Kaihua Ding, Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, and Philip L. Roe. Adjoint-based error estimation and mesh adaptation for the active flux method. AIAA Paper 2013-2942, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[17] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Pseudo-transient continuation, solution update methods, and CFL strategies for DG discretizations of the RANS-SA equations. AIAA Paper 2013-2686, 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[16] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. An output-based dynamic order refinement strategy for unsteady aerodynamics. AIAA Paper 2012-77, 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[15] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Output-based hp-adaptation applied to aerodynamic flows. Tenth World Congress on Computational Mechanics WCCM-18038, 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[14] Steven M. Kast, Marco A. Ceze, and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Output-adaptive solution strategies for unsteady aerodynamics on deformable domains. Seventh International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics ICCFD7-3802, 2012. [ bib | .pdf | .pdf ]
[13] Ian S. Tobasco and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A probabilistic approach to inverse convection-diffusion. AIAA Paper 2011-824, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[12] Y. Luo and K.J. Fidkowski. Output-based space time mesh adaptation for unsteady aerodynamics. AIAA Paper 2011-491, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[11] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A robust adaptive solution strategy for high-order implicit CFD solvers. AIAA Paper 2011-3696, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[10] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, Marco A. Ceze, and Philip L. Roe. Drag output error estimation using the entropy adjoint approach. AIAA Paper 2011-3867, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[9] Steven M. Kast, Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, and Philip L. Roe. An unsteady entropy adjoint approach for adaptive solution of the shallow-water equations. AIAA Paper 2011-3694, 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[8] T. J. Drzewiecki, I. M. Asher, K. J. Fidkowski, and T. J. Downar. Parameter sensitivity study of boiling and two-phase flow models in computational thermal hydraulics. 14th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-14) 502, 2011. [ bib | .pdf ]
[7] Marco A. Ceze and Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. Output-driven anisotropic mesh adaptation for viscous flows using discrete choice optimization. AIAA Paper 2010-0170, 2010. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[6] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and Philip L. Roe. Entropy-based mesh refinement, I: The entropy adjoint approach. AIAA Paper 2009-3790, 2009. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[5] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and David L. Darmofal. Output-based error estimation and mesh adaptation: Overview and recent results. AIAA Paper 2009-1303, 2009. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[4] K. Fidkowski, F. Engelsen, K. Willcox, and I. Kroo. Stochastic gust analysis techniques for aircraft conceptual design. AIAA Paper 2008-5848, 2008. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[3] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and David L. Darmofal. An adaptive simplex cut-cell method for discontinuous Galerkin discretizations of the Navier-Stokes equations. AIAA Paper 2007-3941, 2007. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[2] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and David L. Darmofal. Development of a high-order solver for aerodynamic applications. AIAA Paper 2004-112, 2004. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[1] Todd A. Oliver, Krzysztof J. Fidkowski, and David L. Darmofal. Multigrid solution for high-order discontinuous Galerkin discretization of the compressible Navier-Stokes equations. In Third International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, Toronto, Canada, 2004. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]

Technical Reports

[1] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski and David L. Darmofal. Output-based adaptive meshing using triangular cut cells. M.I.T. Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory Report. ACDL TR-06-2, 2006. [ bib | .html | .pdf ]

Lecture Notes

[3] K.J. Fidkowski. Output-based error estimation and mesh adaptation for steady and unsteady flow problems. In H. Deconinck and T. Horvath, editors, 38th Advanced CFD Lectures Series; Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics (September 14-16, 2015). von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, 2015. [ bib | .pdf ]
[2] K.J. Fidkowski. Quantifying uncertainties in radiation hydrodynamics models. In VKI Uncertainty Quantification Lecture Series, STO-AVT-235, Stanford, CA. von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]
[1] K.J. Fidkowski. High-order output-based adaptive methods for steady and unsteady aerodynamics. In H. Deconinck and R. Abgrall, editors, 37th Advanced CFD Lectures series; Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics (December 9-12, 2013). von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]

Dissertations

[2] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A Simplex Cut-Cell Adaptive Method for High-order Discretizations of the Compressible Navier-Stokes Equations. PhD thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2007. [ bib | http | .pdf ]
[1] Krzysztof J. Fidkowski. A high-order discontinuous Galerkin multigrid solver for aerodynamic applications. MS thesis, M.I.T., Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, June 2004. [ bib | http | .pdf ]

 

Selected Presentations

Error Estimation and Mesh Adaptation Using Output Adjoints
38th Advanced VKI CFD Lecture Series, September 2015.

High-Order Output-Based Adaptive Methods for Steady and Unsteady Aerodynamics
37th Advanced VKI CFD Lecture Series, December 2013.

Is My CFD Mesh Adequate? A Quantitative Answer
Gas Dynamics Research Colloquium, February 2011.

Output-Based Error Estimation and Mesh Adaptation in Computational Fluid Dynamics: Overview and Recent Results
2009 AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, January 2009.

Progress in Mesh-Adaptive Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for CFD
German Aerospace Center Seminar, May 2009.

Entropy-based Refinement I: The Entropy Adjoint Approach
2009 AIAA Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference, June 2009.

Nonlinear Model Reduction for Uncertainty Quantification in Large-Scale Inverse Problems
Computational Aerospace Sciences Seminar, October 2008.

Towards Automated Mesh Adaptation Using Simplex Cut Cells
Computational Research in Boston seminar, November 2007.

Introduction to the Discontinuous Galerkin Method
Lab seminar at MIT, March 2005.