Publications

Journal Publications

Ahorni, L., Bachelet I. and Carstensen, J.V. Design of Interlocking Joints using a Topology Optimization Approach, Computers & Structures, 250, pp. 10652, 2021

Behrou, R., Lotfi, R., Carstensen, J.V., Ferrari, F., and Guest J.K. Revisiting Element Removal for Density-Based Structural Topology Optimization with Reintroduction by Heaviside Projection, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 380, pp. 113799, 2021. 

Carstensen, J.V. Topology Optimization with Nozzle Size Restrictions for Material Extrusion-Type Additive Manufacturing, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 62, pp. 2481-2497, 2020. 

Milazzo, M., Muyshondt, P.G.G., Carstensen, J.V., Dirckx, J.J.J., Danti, S. and Buehler, M.J. De novo topology optimization of total ossicular replacement prostheses, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 103, pp. 103541, 2020. 

Jewett, J.L., and Carstensen, J.V. Experimental investigation of strut-and-tie layouts in deep RC beams designed with hybrid bi-linear topology optimization, Engineering Structures, 197, pp. 109322, 2019.

Jewett, J.L., and Carstensen, J.V. Topology-Optimized Design, Construction and Experimental Evaluation of Concrete Beams, Automation in Construction, 102, pp. 59-67, 2019.

Carstensen, J.V., and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization with Improved Two-Phase Minimum and Maximum Length Scale Projection, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 58 (5), pp.1845-1860, 2018.

Liu, Z., Chen, W., Carstensen, J.V., Ketkaew, J., Mota, R.M.O., Guest, J.K. and Schroers, J. 3D Metallic Glass Structures, Acta Materialia, 105, pp. 35-43, 2016. 

Carstensen, J.V., Jomaas, G. and Pankaj, P. Element Size and Other Restrictions in Finite Element Modeling of Reinforced Concrete at Elevated Temperatures, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 139 (10), pp. 1325-1333, 2012.

Conference Proceedings

Liu, Y., Jewett, J.L, and Carstensen, J.V. Experimental Investigation of Topology-Optimized Deep Reinforced Concrete Beams with Reduced Concrete Volume, DigitalConcrete 2020, Eindhoven (Holland) pp. 1-11, July 2020.

Huang, Y., Carstensen, J.V., Tessmer, L. and Mueller, C. Robotic Extrusion of Architectural Structures with Nonstandard Topology, ROB|ARCH 2018 Robotic Fabrication in Architecture, Art and Design, Zurich (Switzerland), pp. 1-15, September 2018.

Carstensen, J.V. and Ganobjak, M. Topology-Optimized Design of Building Components with Improved Thermal and Stiffness Properties, Annual Symposium of the IASS - Creativity in Structural Design, Cambridge (MA), pp. 1-4, July 2018.

Huang, Y., Carstensen, J.V. and Mueller, C. 3D Truss Topology Optimization for Automated Robotic Spatial Extrusion, Annual Symposium of the IASS - Creativity in Structural Design, Cambridge (MA), pp. 1-8, July 2018.

Jewett, J. and Carstensen, J.V. Design, Fabrication and Testing of Plain Concrete Members Using Topology Optimization, Annual Symposium of the IASS - Creativity in Structural Design, Cambridge (MA), pp. 1-4, July 2018.

Coté, M. and Carstensen, J.V. Shear Wall Layout Optimization of Dynamically Loaded Three-Dimensional Tall Building Structures, Annual Symposium of the IASS - Creativity in Structural Design, Cambridge (MA), pp. 1-4, July 2018.

Carstensen, J.V., Lotfi, R. and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization of Nonlinear Cellular Materials, Proceedings of the 16th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Conference, Washington (DC), pp. 1-10, June 2016.

Osanov, M., Carstensen, J.V., Tromme, E. and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization for Additive Manufacturing: New Projection-based Design Algorithms, Proceedings of the 16th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Washington (DC), pp. 1-9, June 2016.

Carstensen, J.V., Lotfi, R., Chen, W., Schroers, J. and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization of Cellular Materials with Maximized Energy Absorption, Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conference and Computers Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE), Boston (MA), pp. 1-10, August 2015.

Carstensen, J.V., Lotfi, R. and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization of Cellular Materials for Properties Governed by Nonlinear Mechanics, Proceedings of the 11th World Conference on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO-11), Sydney (Australia), pp. 1-6, June 2015.

Sangree, R.,Carstensen, J.V., Gaynor, A., Zhu, M., and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization as a teaching tool for Undergraduate Education in Structural Engineering, Proceedings of the 2015 Structures Congress, Portland (OR), pp. 1-11, April 2015.

Carstensen, J.V., and Guest, J.K. New Projection Methods for Two-Phase Minimum and Maximum Length Scale Control in Topology Optimization, Proceedings of the 15th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Atlanta (GA), pp. 1-11, June 2014.

Lotfi, R., Ha, S.-H., Carstensen, J.V., and Guest, J.K. Topology Optimization for Cellular Material Design, MRS Proceedings, 1662. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Carstensen, J.V. and Guest, J.K. Improved Two-Phase Projection Topology Optimization, Proceedings of the 10th World Conference on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO-10), Orlando (FL), pp. 1-8, May 2013.

Carstensen J.V., Jomaas, G. and Pankaj, P. Application of Fracture Energy Based Material Models for Nonlinear FE-Analysis of Reinforced Concrete at Elevated Temperatures, Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Advances in Nonlinear Models – Structural Concrete Applications (CoRAN) 2011, H. Barros, R. Faria, C. Pina and C. Ferrerira (Eds.), Coimbra (Portugal), pp. 615-625, November 2011.

 

Conference Presentations

Jewett, J.L, Harrington, G.A. and Carstensen, J.V. Topology Optimization with 3D Printing Nozzle Size Restrictions, International Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM) Conference, Virtual, August 2021.

Jewett, J.L. and Carstensen, J.V. Topology Optimization for Fused Filament Fabrication with Weak Deposition Bonds, 14th World Conference on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO-14), Virtual, June 2021.

Carstensen, J.V. State of the Art Talk: Towards Sustainable Futures - Topology Optimization: Methodologies and Applications, 14th World Conference on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO-14), Virtual, June 2021.

Kim, H. and Carstensen, J.V. Experimental Investigation of Topology-Optimized Beams with Anisotropic Base Materials, 14th World Conference on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO-14), Virtual, June 2021.

Holley, C., Ching, E. and Carstensen, J.V. Multi-Material Topology Optimization for Embodied Carbon, 14th World Conference on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO-14), Virtual, June 2021.

Jewett, J.L., and Carstensen, J.V., Projection-Based Topology Optimization for Concrete 3D Printing, Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference, Virtual, May 2021.

Carstensen, J.V., Topology-Optimized Design with Material Extrusion 3D Printing Constraints, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECHE), Virtual, November 2020.

Jewett, J.L., and Carstensen, J.V., Experimental Investigation of Concrete Construction Elements Designed with Topology Optimization, Structures Congress, Orlando (FL), April 2019.

Carstensen, J.V., Ganobjak, M and Jewett, J. Topology-Optimized Design of Ceramic Elements for Civil Applications, 13th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XIII), New York (NY), July 2018.

Carstensen, J.V., Ganobjak, M and Jewett, J. Topology Optimization of Ceramic Elements for Civil Structures, Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference, Cambridge (MA), May 2018.

Carstensen, J.V. Topology Optimization of Manufacturable Periodic Cellular Materials, New Englands Mechanics Community Annual Workshop (NEW.Mech), Cambridge (MA), May 2017.