Structural optimization

, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp 109–115 | Cite as

The structural optimization system CAOS

  • J. Rasmussen


CAOS is a system for structural shape optimization. It is closely integrated in a Computer Aided Design environment and controlled entirely from the CAD-system AutoCAD. The mathematical foundation of the system is briefly presented and a description of the CAD-integration strategy is given together with an example.


Civil Engineer Structural Optimization Optimization System Shape Optimization Mathematical Foundation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Rasmussen
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  1. 1.Inst. of Mechanical EngineeringAalborg UniversityAalborg EastDenmark

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