Huynh Dinh Bao Phuong's Homepage


Room 3-237

77 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02142

Email: huynh-at-mit-dot-edu  


About me

I am in a transition phase…


Educations

Post-doc in Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, US (Nov 2009 - present)

Post-doc in Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, US (Nov 2007 - Oct 2008)

Post-doc in the Singapore-MIT Alliance, Singapore (June 2007-Oct 2007)

Ph.D in High Performance Computations for Engineered Systems from the Singapore-MIT Alliance, NUS, Singapore (Oct 2007)

M.S in High Performance Computations for Engineered Systems from the Singapore-MIT Alliance, NUS, Singapore (July 2004)

B. Eng in Aeronautical Engineering from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam (April 2003)


Teaching experiences

Teaching assistant for CME5232 Cluster and Grid Computing Technologies for Scientific Computing, Summer 2006

Teaching assistant for MIT18.335 Introduction to Numerical Methods, Fall 2006


Research experiences

2010: Working with Prof. Anthony T. Patera and Prof. Karen Willcox on design under uncertainty.

2009: Working in Prof. Liu Gui Rong’s group on application of the reduced basis approximation to dental implantation simulation.

2007-2008: Working in Prof. Ted Belytschko’s group on the Extended finite element method (XFEM) for composite structures, cracks in plates and shells. Material instabilities.

2005-2007: Working in Prof. Anthony T. Patera’s group on the reduced basis approximation.

2004-2005: Working in Prof. Liu Gui Rong’s group on meshfree methods.

Other interests: computer graphics, physical-based simulations.


Journal Publications

[16] D. B. P. Huynh, “A Static Condensation Reduced Basis Element Approximation: Application to Three-Dimensional Acoustic Muffler Analysis”, International Journal of Computational Methods, 2013 (to appear)

[15] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, and A. T. Patera, “A Static Condensation Reduced Basis Element Method: Complex Problems”, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 2012 (submitted)

[14] L. Ng, D. B. P. Huynh, and K. Willcox, “Multifidelity Uncertainty Propagation for Optimization Under Uncertainty”, SIAM/ASA Journal on Uncertainty Quantification, 2012 (submitted)

[13] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, and A. T. Patera, “A Static Condensation Reduced Basis Element Method: Approximation and A Posteriori Error Estimation”, Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis, 2012 (in press)

[12] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, and A. T. Patera, “Certified Reduced Basis Model Characterization: a Frequentistic Uncertainty Framework”, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 201:13–24, 2012.

[11] J. L. Eftang, D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, and A. T. Patera, “A Two-Step Certified Reduced Basis Method”, Journal of Scientific Computing 51(1):28–58, 2012

[10] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, and A. T. Patera, “A Laplace Transform Certified Reduced Basis Method; Application to the Heat Equation and Wave Equation”, CR Acad Sci Paris Series, 349(7–8):401–405, 2011.

[9] G. Rozza, D. B. P. Huynh, A. Manzoni, “Reduced basis approximation and a posteriori error estimation for Stokes flows in parametrized geometries: roles of the inf-sup stability constants”, Numerische Mathematik, 2010 (accepted).

[8] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, J. W. Peterson, and A. T. Patera, “High-Fidelity Real-Time Simulation on Deployed Platforms”, Computers and Fluids, 43(1):74–81, 2011.

[7] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, Y. Chen, J. S. Hesthaven and A. T. Patera, “A Natural–Norm Successive Constraint Method for Inf-Sup Lower Bounds, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 199(29–32):1963–1975, 2010.

[6] N. C. Nguyen, G. Rozza, D. B. P. Huynh, and A. T. Patera, “Reduced Basis Approximation and A Posteriori Error Estimation for Parametrized Parabolic PDEs; Application to Real-Time Bayesian Parameter Estimation”. In Biegler, Biros, Ghattas, Heinkenschloss, Keyes, Mallick, Tenorio, van Bloemen Waanders, & Willcox (Eds), 2009, Computational Methods for Large Scale Inverse Problems and Uncertainty Quantification, John Wiley & Sons, UK, 2010.

[5] D. B. P. Huynh and T. Belytschko, “The extended finite element method for fracture in composite materials”, International Journal For Numerical Methods In Engineering, 77(2):214–239, 2008.

[4] G. Rozza, D. B. P. Huynh, and A. T. Patera, “Reduced Basis Approximation and A Posteriori Error Estimation for Affinely Parametrized Elliptic Coercive Partial Differential Equations - Application to Transport and Continuum Mechanics”. Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, 15(3):229–275, 2008.

[3] D. B. P. Huynh, G. Rozza, S. Sen, A. T. Patera, “A Successive Constraint Linear Optimization Method for Lower Bounds of Parametric  Coercivity and Inf-Sup Stability Constants”, CR Acad Sci Paris Series I 345:473–478, 2007.

[2] D. B. P. Huynh and A. T. Patera, “Reduced basis approximation and a posteriori error estimation for stress intensity factors”, International Journal For Numerical Methods In Engineering, 72(10):1219–1259, 2007.

[1] S. Sen, K. Veroy, D. B. P. Huynh, S. Deparis, N. C. Nguyen and A. T. Patera, “``Natural Norm'' A Posteriori Error Estimators for Reduced Basis Approximations”, Journal of Computational Physics 2006, 217(1):36--62.


 Proceedings of Refereed Conferences

[7] D. B. P. Huynh, “A Static Condensation Reduced Basis Element Approximation: Application to three-dimensional acoustic muffler analysis”, Proceedings of the International Conference of Advances in Computational Mechanics, ACOME 2012.

[6] L. W. Ng,  D.. B. P. Huynh, K. Willcox, “Multifidelity Approach to Variance Reduction in Monte Carlo Simulation”, AIAA Paper ####-####, presented at 14th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Indianapolis, 2012.

[5] J. L. Eftang, D. B. P. Huynh,  D. J. Knezevic, E. M Ronquist, and A. T. Patera, “Adaptive Port Reduction in Static Condensation”, Proceedings of 7th Vienna Conference on Mathematical Modelling, MATHMOD 2012.

[4] G. Rozza, D.B.P. Huynh, N. C. Nguyen and A. T. Patera, “Real-time reliable simulation of heat transfer phenomena, Proceedings of the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, California, 2009.

[3] D. B. P. Huynh, J. Peraire, A. T. Patera and G. R. Liu, “Reduced basis approximation and a posteriori error estimation for Stress Intensity Factors: Application to Failure Analysis”, Proceedings of the 7thth Singapore-MIT Alliance Annual Symposium, 2007.

[2] D. B. P. Huynh, J. Peraire, A. T. Patera and G. R. Liu, “Real-Time Reliable Prediction of Linear-Elastic Mode-I Stress Intensity Factors for Failure Analysis”, Proceedings of the 6th Singapore-MIT Alliance Annual Symposium, 2006.

[1] G. R. Liu, D. B. P. Huynh, Y. T. Gu, “An adaptive meshfree collocation method for static and dynamic nonlinear problems”, Computational Methods, 2006.


Presentations/Talks

[11] D. B. P. Huynh, “The Reduced Basis Method: from Components to Systems”, International Conference on Advances in Computational Mechanics, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2012.

[10] D. B. P. Huynh, “Certified Static Condensation Reduced Basis Element Method”, 5th International Conference on High Performance Scientific Computing, Hanoi, Vietnam, 2012.

[9] D. B. P. Huynh, “Model Uncertainty: Frequentistic Hypothesis Testing by Component-based Reduced Basis Approach”, MURI Annual Meeting, Brown University, USA, November 2011.

[8] D. B. P. Huynh, “Certified Real-time Simulations (and Design Explorations) by the Reduced Basis approximation”, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, April 2011.

[7] D. B. P. Huynh, “Reduced basis approximation: Helmholtz, Design Optimization and Laplace Transform”, MOX, Politecnico di Milano, Italy, Jan 2011.

[6] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, “Supercomputing on a Smartphone via Model Order Reduction with Rigorous Error Bounds”, MIT, Computational Research in Boston, Boston, USA, May 2010.

[5] D. B. P. Huynh, A. T. Patera, “Certified reduced basis methods for linear elasticity: equilibrium and frequency domain”, ICOSAHOM’09, Trondheim, Norway, 2009.

[4] D. B. P. Huynh, A. T. Patera, “Reduced basis approximation and a posteriori error estimation and application to Fracture problems”, Argonne National Lab, 2008.

[3] D. B. P. Huynh, J. Peraire, A. T. Patera and G. R. Liu, “Reduced basis approximation and a posteriori error estimation for Stress Intensity Factors: Application to Failure Analysis”, Singapore-MIT Alliance Annual Symposium, 2007.

[2] D. B. P. Huynh, J. Peraire, A. T. Patera and G. R. Liu, “Real-Time Reliable Prediction of Linear-Elastic Mode-I Stress Intensity Factors for Failure Analysis”, Workshop on Advanced numerical methods, ACES, NUS, Singapore, 2006.

[1] G. R. Liu, D. B. P. Huynh, Y. T. Gu, “An adaptive meshfree collocation method for static and dynamic nonlinear problems”, International Conference on Computational Method, Singapore, 2004.


Patents

[1] D. B. P. Huynh, D. J. Knezevic, A. T. Patera and H. Li, “Methods and apparatus for constructing and analyzing component-based models of engineering systems”, Patent No. 13/398,717, pending.


Grants and Awards

[2] Co-PI, with Anthony T. Patera, David J. Knezevic, and T. Leurent, “Real-time Component-based Simulations for Design”, MIT Deshpande Research Grant, 2011-2012.

[1] D. B. P. Huynh, N. C. Nguyen and G. Rozza, Springer Computation Science and Engineering (CSE) Prize 2009.


Softwares

[2] D. B. P. Huynh and D. J. Knezevic, rbAPPmit, RB Android smartphone app.

[1] G. Rozza, D. B. P. Huynh and N. C. Nguyen, rbMIT@MIT Software.


Some demos

 

Real-time SIF demo

 

Coating problem

Centered crack problem

Crack hole problem

 

 

Descriptions: Real-time SIF calculations using the Reduced basis approximation

(either Matlab v7.1 or higher or Matlab 7.1 MCRInstaller is required)

 

(visit augustine.mit.edu for the rbMIT@MIT software and more demos)

 

OpenSky Flight Simulation

 

 

Descriptions: Flight Simulation, undergraduate project (sample movies here and here)

Hearts game

 

Descriptions: A clone of Perlin's Ladybug game

Rigid Body Simulation demo

 

Descriptions: A hobby project, latest DirectX 9.0c driver is required


Last update: Jan 2013