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MOPTA 2008 Benchmark

At the MOPTA 2008 conference, the plenary speaker Don Jones of GM gave a presentation entitled Large-Scale Multi-Disciplinary Mass Optimization in the Auto Industry. As part of that presentation, he set a new multi-disciplinary optimization (MDO) benchmark problem as a challenge to the optimization community. The slides for Jones' talk, as well as the files for the test problem, are available below.

  • Slides of the presentation explaining the MDO problem as well as directions for using the Fortran code.
  • Files for Unix / Linux
  • Files for Windows PC:

Please send any questions and updates by email.

Latest updates:

  • April 15, 2009: The MOPTA08 Benchmark webpage is now complete and ready for public access.
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