Boeing Assistant Professor
MIT Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Center for Computational Engineering
Operations Research Center

Contact

whoburg@mit.edu
Room 33-404
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

Teaching

2016 Fall 16.82Flight Vehicle Engineering
2016 Fall 16.07Dynamics
2016 Spring16.82Flight Vehicle Engineering
2015 Fall 16.07Dynamics
2015 Spring16.90Computational Methods in Aerospace Engineering
2014 Fall 16.07Dynamics

Software

GPkit is an open-source Python modeling package for geometric and signomial programming.


Publications

Warren Hoburg, Philippe Kirschen, and Pieter Abbeel. Data fitting with geometric-programming-compatible softmax functions. Optimization and Engineering, 2016. [pdf]

Warren Hoburg and Pieter Abbeel. Geometric programming for aircraft design optimization. AIAA Journal, 52(11):2414-2426, 2014. [pdf]

Warren Hoburg. Aircraft Design Optimization as a Geometric Program. Ph.D. thesis, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, UC Berkeley, 2013. [pdf]

Warren Hoburg and Pieter Abbeel. Fast Wind Turbine Design via Geometric Programming. Presented at the 9th AIAA MDO Specialist Conference, Boston, MA, April 2013.

Warren Hoburg and Pieter Abbeel. Geometric Programming for Aircraft Design Optimization. Presented at the 8th AIAA MDO Specialist Conference, Honolulu, HI, April 2012.

Warren Hoburg. Aircraft Design Optimization as a Geometric Program. MS thesis, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, UC Berkeley, 2011.

Warren Hoburg and Russ Tedrake. System identification of post stall aerodynamics for UAV perching. In Proceedings of the AIAA Infotech@Aerospace Conference, Seattle, WA, April 2009.