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Krzysztof J. Fidkowski

Journal Publications

K.J. Fidkowski Algebraic tailoring of discontinuous Galerkin p-multigrid for convection. Computers and Fluids, 2014, doi: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2014.01.021.

K.J. Fidkowski Adjoint-accelerated statistical and deterministic inversion of atmospheric contaminant transport. Computers and Fluids, 100 (1), pp 291-307, 2014, doi: DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2014.05.021.

M.A. Ceze and K.J. Fidkowski Drag Prediction Using Discontinuous Finite Elements. AIAA Journal of Aircraft, 2014, doi: 10.2514/1.C032622.

S.M. Kast and K.J. Fidkowski, Output-based Mesh Adaptation for High Order Navier-Stokes Simulations on Deformable Domains. Journal of Computational Physics, In Press, 2013, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2011.03.0314(4).

Z.J. Wang, K.J. Fidkowski, R. Abgrall, F. Bassi, D. Caraeni, A. Cary, H. Deconinck, R. Hartmann, K. Hillewaert, H.T. Huynh, N. Kroll, G. May, P-O. Persson, B. van Leer, and M. Visbal. High-Order CFD Methods: Current Status and Perspective. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 2013, DOI: 10.1002/fld.3767.

T.J. Drzewiecki, I.M. Asher, T.P. Grunloch, V.E. Petrov, K.J. Fidkowski, A. Manera, T.J. Downar. Parameter Sensitivity Study of Boiling and Two-Phase Flow Models in CFD. Journal of Computational Multiphase Flow, 4(4), pp 411-425, 2012.

M.A. Ceze and K.J. Fidkowski An Anisotropic hp-Adaptation Framework for Functional Prediction. AIAA Journal, 51, pp 492-509, 2013.

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), pp 1485-1496, 2012.

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, doi:10.1002/fld.3650.

K.J. Fidkowski, and Y.Luo. Output-based Space-Time Mesh Adaptation for the Compressible Navier-Stokes Equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 230, 2011, pp 5753-5773.

K.J. Fidkowski. Output Error Estimation Strategies for Discontinuous Galerkin Discretizations of Unsteady Convection-Dominated Flows. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 2011, DOI: 10.1002/nme.3224.

K.J. Fidkowski, and D.L. Darmofal. Review of Output-Based Error Estimation and Mesh Adaptation in Computational Fluid Dynamics. AIAA Journal, 49(4), 2011, pp 673-694.

K.J. Fidkowski, and P.L. Roe. An Entropy Adjoint Approach to Mesh Refinement. SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 32(3), 2010, pp 1261-1287.

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(12), 2009, pp 1581-1603.

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, 2007, pp 1653-1672.

D.W. Milanes, D.R. Kirk, K.J. Fidkowski, 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), 2006, pp 318-325.

K.J. Fidkowski, T.A. Oliver, J. Lu, and D.L. Darmofal. p-Multigrid Solution of High-order Discontinuous Galerkin Discretizations of the Compressible Navier–Stokes Equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 207(1), July 2005, pp 92-113.

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, 2001 July 20, pp 108-112.

J.J.Kirchner, U.J.Becker, R.B.Dinner, K.J.Fidkowski, and J.H.Wyatt. Optimization of Drift Gases for Accuracy in Pressurized Drift Tubes. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, A474, 2001 February 16.

 

Conference Papers

D. J. Dalle, and K. J. Fidkowski Multifidelity airfoil shape optimization using adaptive meshing. AIAA Paper Number 2014-2996, 2014.

B. A. Rothacker, M. Ceze, and K. J. Fidkowski Adjoint-based error estimation and mesh adaptation for problems with output constraints. AIAA Paper Number 2014-2576, 2014.

K. Ding, K.J. Fidkowski, and P.L. Roe Acceleration techniques for adjoint-based error estimation and mesh adaptation Eighth International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, ICCFD8-2014-0249, 2014.

J. P.S. Dahm and K. J. Fidkowski, Error estimation and adaptation in hybridized discontinuous Galerkin methods. AIAA Paper Number 2014-0078, 2014.

M. Ceze and K. J. Fidkowski, Pseudo-transient continuation, solution update methods, and CFL strategies for DG discretizations of the RANS-SA equations. AIAA Paper Number 2013-2686, 2013.

K. Ding, K. J. Fidkowski, and P. L. Roe, Adjoint-based error estimation and mesh adaptation for the active flux method. AIAA Paper Number 2013-2942, 2013.

M. van Schrojenstein Lantman and K. J. Fidkowski, Adjoint-based optimization of flapping kinematics in viscous flows. AIAA Paper Number 2013-2848, 2013.

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.

M. Ceze and K.J. Fidkowski. Drag prediction using adaptive discontinuous finite elements. AIAA Paper Number 2013-0051, 2013.

S.M. Kast, M.A. Ceze, K.J. Fidkowski, Output-Adaptive Solution Strategies for Unsteady Aerodynamics on Deformable Domains Seventh International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, ICCFD7-3802, 2012.

M. Ceze and K.J. Fidkowski, Output-Based hp-Adaptation Applied to Aerodynamic Flows Tenth World Congress On Computational Mechanics, 2012.

K.J. Fidkowski. An Output-based Dynamic Order Refinement Strategy for Unsteady Aerodynamics AIAA Paper Number 2012-77, 2012.

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.

M. Ceze and K.J. Fidkowski, A Robust Adaptive Solution Strategy for High-Order Implicit CFD Solvers AIAA Paper Number 2011-3696, 2011.

S.M. Kast, K.J. Fidkowski, and P.L.Roe. An Unsteady Entropy Adjoint Approach for Adaptive Solution of the Shallow-Water Equations AIAA Paper Number 2011-3694, 2011.

K.J. Fidkowski, M. Ceze, and P.L.Roe. Drag Output Error Estimation Using the Entropy Adjoint Approach AIAA Paper Number 2011-3867, 2011.

Y. Luo and K.J. Fidkowski. Output-Based Space Time Mesh Adaptation for Unsteady Aerodynamics AIAA Paper Number 2011-491, 2011.

I.S. Tobasco and K.J. Fidkowski. A Probabilistic Approach to Inverse Convection-Diffusion. AIAA Paper Number 2011-824, 2011.

M.A. Ceze and K.J. Fidkowski. Output-Driven Anisotropic Mesh Adaptation for Viscous Flows Using Discrete Choice Optimization. AIAA Paper Number 2010-0170, 2010.

K.J. Fidkowski and P.L. Roe. Entropy-based Mesh Refinement, I: The Entropy Adjoint Approach. AIAA Paper Number 2009-3790, 2009.

K.J. Fidkowski and D.L. Darmofal. Output-Based Error Estimation and Mesh Adaptation in Computational Fluid Dynamics: Overview and Recent Results 47th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting. AIAA Paper Number 2009-1303, 2009.

K.J. Fidkowski, F. Engelsen, K.E. Willcox and I. Kroo. Stochastic Gust Analysis Techniques for Aircraft Conceptual Design AIAA Paper Number 2008-5848, 2008.

K.J. Fidkowski and D.L. Darmofal. An Adaptive Simplex Cut–cell Method for Discontinuous Galerkin Discretizations of the Navier–Stokes Equations. AIAA Paper Number 2007-3941, 2007.

T.A. Oliver, K.J. Fidkowski, and D.L. Darmofal. Multigrid Solution for a High-order Discontinuous Galerkin Discretization of the Compressible Navier-Stokes Equations. Third International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, Toronto, Canada, 2004.

K.J. Fidkowski and D.L. Darmofal. Development of a Higher-order Solver for Aerodynamic Applications. 42nd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting. AIAA Paper Number 2004-0436, 2004.

 

Technical Reports

K.J. Fidkowski and D.L. Darmofal. Output–based Adaptive Meshing Using Triangular Cut Cells. M.I.T. Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory Report. ACDL TR-06-2, 2006

 

Lecture Notes

K.J. Fidkowski. High-Order Output–Based Adaptive Methods for Steady and Unsteady Aerodynamics. 37th Advanced VKI CFD Lecture Series, von Karman Institute, Belgium, 2013.

K.J. Fidkowski. Quantifying Uncertainties in Radiation Hydrodynamics Models STO-AVT-235 - VKI Uncertainty Quantification Lecture Series, Stanford, CA, 2014.

 

Dissertation

K.J. Fidkowski. A simplex Cut-Cell Adaptive Method for High-order Discretizations of the Compressible Navier-Stokes Equations. MIT PhD Thesis. June 2007.

K.J. Fidkowski. A High-order Discontinuous Galerkin Multigrid Solver for Aerodynamic Applications. MIT Master's Thesis. June 2004.

 

Selected Presentations

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.