Argonne National Laboratory Mihai Anitescu, Ph.D, Computational Mathematician
Mathematics and Computer Science (MCS) Division
Mihai Anitescu: Publications


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Publications submitted 

  1. Linyun Liang, Zhi-Gang Mei*, Yeon Soo Kim, Mihai Anitescu, and Abdellatif M. Yacout .Intragranular gas bubble kinetics in an irradiated U-Mo fuel using a phase field approach. Submitted
  2. Wanting Xu and Mihai Anitescu. Exponentially Accurate Temporal Decomposition For Long-Horizon Linear-Quadratic Dynamic Optimization. Preprint ANL/MCS-P6022-0616

Publications in print

I have tried to provide the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) where available; some of them may be inactive since the publisher has reserved them but not activated them.

Journal papers

To appear or in print:

  1. Julie Bessac, Emil M. Constantinescu and Mihai Anitescu . "Stochastic simulation of predictive space-time scenarios of wind speed using observations and physical models, ". To appear in "Annals of Applied Statistics".
  2. C. L. Haley and M. Anitescu. “Optimal Bandwidth for Multitaper Spectrum Estimation”. Signal Processing Letters, to appear.
  3. Yu, Jing, Victor M. Zavala, and Mihai Anitescu. "A scalable design of experiments framework for optimal sensor placement." Journal of Process Control, to appear.
  4. Abhyankar, Shrirang; Geng, Guangchao; Anitescu, Mihai; Wang, Xiaoyu; Dinavahi, Venkata: 'Solution techniques for transient stability-constrained optimal power flow – Part I', IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, 2017, 11, (12), p. 3177-3185, DOI: 10.1049/iet-gtd.2017.0345
  5. Zhang, Hong, Shrirang Abhyankar, Emil Constantinescu, and Mihai Anitescu. "Discrete Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis of Hybrid Dynamical Systems With Switching." IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers 64, no. 5 (2017): 1247-1259. Preprint ANL/MCS-P5528-0116. Link to related memo.
  6. Petra, Noemi, Cosmin G. Petra, Zheng Zhang, Emil M. Constantinescu, and Mihai Anitescu. "A Bayesian approach for parameter estimation with uncertainty for dynamic power systems." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 32, no. 4 (2017): 2735-2743. Preprint ANL/MCS-P5525-0116. Arxiv link.
  7. Zavala, Victor M., Kibaek Kim, Mihai Anitescu, and John Birge. "A stochastic electricity market clearing formulation with consistent pricing properties." Operations Research 65, no. 3 (2017): 557-576. Preprint ANL/MCS-P5110-0314. Pdf version.
  8. Anitescu, Mihai, Jie Chen, and Michael L. Stein. "An inversion-free estimating equations approach for gaussian process models." Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics 26.1 (2017): 98-107. Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P5078-0214. Pdf Version.
  9. Xu, Wanting, and Mihai Anitescu. "A Limited-Memory Multiple Shooting Method for Weakly Constrained Variational Data Assimilation." SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis 54, no. 6 (2016): 3300-3331.Preprint, ANL/MCS-P5446-1215. Pdf Version.
  10. Petra, Cosmin G., Victor M. Zavala, Elias D. Nino-Ruiz, and Mihai Anitescu. "A high-performance computing framework for analyzing the economic impacts of wind correlation." Electric Power Systems Research 141 (2016): 372-380.
  11. Linyun Liang, Zhi-Gang Mei, , Yeon Soo Kim, Bei Ye, Gerard Hofman, Mihai Anitescu, Abdellatif M. Yacout. "Mesoscale model for fission-induced recrystallization in U-7Mo alloy" Computational Materials Science Volume 124, November 2016, Pages 228–237
  12. Zhi-Gang Mei*, Linyun Liang, Yeon Soo Kim, Tom Wiencek, Edward O’Hare, Abdellatif M. Yacout, Gerard Hofman, Mihai Anitescu. Grain growth in U-7Mo alloy: a combined first-principles and phase field study. Journal of Nuclear Materials Volume 473, May 2016, Pages 300–308
  13. Linyun Liang, Marius Stan and Mihai Anitescu. "Phase-field modeling of diffusion-induced crack propagations in electrochemical systems". Appl. Phys. Lett. 105 , 163903 (2014), DOI:
  14. Cosmin G. Petra, Olaf Schenk, Mihai Anitescu. Real-time Stochastic Optimization of Complex Energy Systems on High Performance Computers. Computing in Science and Engineering, Issue No.05 - Sept.-Oct. (2014 vol.16) pp: 32-42. DOI: 10.1109/MCSE.2014.53 Preprint # ANL/MCS-P4068-0413
  15. Ilias Bilionis, Emil M. Constantinescu, Mihai Anitescu. "Data-Driven Model for Solar Irradiation Based on Satellite Observations". Solar Energy.Volume 110, December 2014, Pages 22–38 DOI: DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2014.09.009 Preprint ANL/MCS-P5141-0514. Pdf version.
  16. Oleg Roderick, Mihai Anitescu and Yulia Peet. Proper orthogonal decompositions in multifidelity uncertainty quantification of complex simulation model. International Journal of Computer Mathematics Volume 91, Issue 4, 2014, 748-769. DOI:10.1080/00207160.2013.844431 Preprint ANL/MCS-P4029-011. Pdf Version .  
  17. Jie Chen, Tom L. H. Li and Mihai Anitescu. A Parallel Linear Solver for Multilevel Toeplitz Systems with Possibly Several Right-Hand Sides. Parallel Computing, Volume 40, Issue 8, August 2014, Pages 408-424. DOI: 10.1016/j.parco.2014.06.004 Preprint ANL/MCS-P5040-1113,
  18. Xiaoyan Zeng and Mihai Anitescu. "Sequential Monte Carlo Sampling in Hidden Markov Models of Nonlinear Dynamical Systems".Applied Mathematics and Computation, 233 (2014) 507–521.10.1016/j.amc.2014.02.012 ALso Preprint ANL/MCS-P1852-0311 Pdf Version.
  19. Victor M. Zavala and Mihai Anitescu. "Scalable Nonlinear Programming Via Exact Differentiable Penalty Functions And Trust-Region Newton Method", SIAM J. Optim., 24(1), 528–558, 2014. DOI: Also, Preprint ANL/MCS-P3014-0712. Pdf Version.
  20. Mihai Anitescu, Xiaoyan Zeng and Mihai Anitescu. "A Low-Memory Approach For Best-State Estimation Of Hidden Markov Models With Model Error". SIAM J. NUMER. ANAL.Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 468–495, 2014. Official SIAM Preprint Version.. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1919-0711.Pdf Version.
  21. Jie Chen, Lei Wang, And Mihai Anitescu. A Fast Summation Tree Code For Matern Kernel, SIAM J. SCI. COMPUT., Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. A289–A309, 2014. SIAM Preprint Version. Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P4001-1212. MCS Preprint Pdf Version.
  22. Toby Heyn, Mihai Anitescu, Alessandro Tasora3, Dan Negrut "Using Krylov Subspace and Spectral Methods for Solving Complementarity Problems in Many-Body Contact Dynamics Simulation", International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Volume 95, Issue 7, pages 541–561, 17 August 2013. DOI:10.1002/nme.4513 Preprint ANL/MCS-P2099-0612. Pdf Version.
  23. Miles Lubin, J.A. Julian Hall, Cosmin G. Petra, Mihai Anitescu. "Parallel distributed-memory simplex for large-scale stochastic LP problems". To appear in Computational Optimization and Applications. Computational Optimization and Applications 55(3), pages 571-596, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/s10589-013-9542-y Preprint ANL/MCS-P2075-0412. COIN-OR 2013 Cup winner; COAP 2013 Best Paper Winner. Pdf Version.
  24. Michael L. Stein, Jie Chen and Mihai Anitescu, "STOCHASTIC APPROXIMATION OF SCORE FUNCTIONS FOR GAUSSIAN PROCESSES", Annals of Applied Statistics. Volume 7, Number 2 (2013), 1162-1191 DOI: 10.1214/13-AOAS627 Preprint ANL/MCSP-2091-0512. Pdf Version.
  25. A.Tasora, M.Anitescu, S.Negrini and D.Negrut. A Compliant Visco-Plastic Particle Contact Model based on Differential Variational Inequalities. International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics.; Volume 53, July 2013, Pages 2–12 DOI10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2013.01.010 : Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P4013-0113. PdfVersion.
  26. Alessandro Tasora and Mihai Anitescu. "A complementarity-based rolling friction model for rigid contacts", To appear in Meccanica September 2013, Volume 48, Issue 7, pp 1643-1659 DOI: 10.1007/s11012-013-9694-y.Pdf version. Also Preprint ANL/MCS--P3020-0812.
  27. Hayes F. Stripling, Mihai Anitescu, and Marvin L. Adams." A Generalized Adjoint Framework for Sensitivity and Global Error Estimation in Time-Dependent Nuclear Reactor Simulations". Annals of Nuclear Energy (Special issue on Nuclear Reactor Safety Simulation and Uncertainty Analysis)Volume 52, February 2013, Pages 47–58 DOI: 10.1016/j.anucene.2012.08.019. Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P1963-1011. Pdf Version.
  28. Emil M Constantinescu and Mihai Anitescu. PHYSICS-BASED COVARIANCE MODELS FOR GAUSSIAN PROCESSES WITH MULTIPLE OUTPUTS.International Journal on Uncertainty Quantification, Volume 3, No 1, pp 47-71, 2013. DOI: 10.1615/Int.J.UncertaintyQuantification.2012003722 Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P1915-0711. Pdf Version.
  29. Michael Stein, Jie Chen, and Mihai Anitescu. "Difference Filter Preconditioning For Large Covariance Matrice"s. SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 52-72, 2012. Also, preprint ANL/MCS-1888-0511. Pdf Version.
  30. Mihai Anitescu , Jie Chen , and Lei Wang , "A Matrix-Free Approach For Solving The Gaussian Process Maximum Likelihood Problem" .SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing 2012, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. A240-A262. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1857-0311. Pdf Version.
  31. Brian Lockwood and Mihai Anitescu. "Gradient-Enhanced Universal Kriging for Uncertainty Propagation". Nuclear Science and Engineering,Volume 170 , Number 2 , February 2012 , Pages 168-195. Preprint P1808-1110, Pdf Version.
  32. Miles Lubin, Cosmin Petra, and Mihai Anitescu "On the parallel solution of dense saddle-point linear systems arising in stochastic programming". Optimization Methods and Software Volume 27, Issue 4-5, 2012. Also, preprint ANL/MCS-P1798-1010. Pdf Version.
  33. Cosmin Petra and Mihai Anitescu. "A preconditioning technique for Schur complement systems arising in stochastic optimization". Computational Optimization and Applications, Volume 52, Number 2 (2012), 315-344. Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P1748-0510. Pdf Version
  34. Yiou Li, Mihai Anitescu, Oleg Roderick and Fred Hickernell, "ORTHOGONAL BASES FOR POLYNOMIAL REGRESSION WITH DERIVATIVE INFORMATION IN UNCERTAINTY QUANTIFICATION".International Journal for Uncertainty Quantification, 1 (4): 297–320 (2011). Also, Preprint ANL/MCS P1806-1110. Pdf Version.
  35. Oleg Roderick, Zhu Wang, Mihai Anitescu, Dimensionality Reduction for Uncertainty Quantification of Nuclear Engineering Models. Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc.; Journal Volume: 104; Journal Issue: 2011. Also preprint ANL/MCS-P1832-0111. Pdf Version
  36. Brian A. Lockwood and Mihai Anitescu. Gradient-Enhanced Universal Kriging for Uncertainty Propagation in Nuclear Engineering. Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc.;Vol 104: 2011. Also, Preprint ANL/MCS-P1833-0111. Pdf Version.
  37. Emil Constantinescu, Victor Zavala, Matthew Rocklin, Sangmin Lee, and Mihai Anitescu. A Computational Framework for Uncertainty Quantification and Stochastic Optimization in Unit Commitment with Wind Power Generation. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 26(1), pp. 431--441 (2011) .Electronic Version : DOI:10.1109/TPWRS.2010.2048133. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1681-1009
  38. Jie Chen, Mihai Anitescu and Yousef Saad. Computing F(a)b Via Least Squares Polynomial Approximations .SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing. 33, pp. 195-222 (2011). Electronic Version: DOI:10.1137/090778250 . Also, Preprint ANL/MCS-P1693-1109
  39. AlessandroTasora and Mihai Anitescu. "A matrix-free cone complementarity approach for solving large-scale,nonsmooth, rigid body dynamics". Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering Volume 200, Issues 5-8, 15 January 2011, Pages 439-453. DOI: . Pdf Version. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1692-1109
  40. Victor Zavala and Mihai Anitescu. On-Line Nonlinear Programming as a Generalized Equation. SIAM J. Control Optim. Volume 48, Issue 8, pp. 5444-5467 (2010). DOI: 10.1137/090762634 PDF version.Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P1641-0609.
  41. Mihai Anitescu and Sanghyun Park."Short Communication: A Linear Assignment Approach for the Least-Squares Protein Morphing Problem Short Communication: A linear programming approach for the least-squares protein morphing problem". Mathematical Programming. Volume 125, Number 1, 195-203 (2010) DOI: 10.1007/s10107-009-0269-6
  42. M Anitescu, A. Tasora. "An iterative approach for cone complementarity problems for nonsmooth dynamics". Computational Optimization and Applications. Volume 47, Number 2, 207-235, (2010). Electronic version DOI : 10.1007/s10589-008-9223-4
  43. Alessandro Tasora and Mihai Anitescu. A Convex Complementarity Approach for Simulating Large Granular Flow .Journal of Computational Nonlinear Dynamics volume 5(3)), 031004,( 2010). Electronic Version: DOI:10.1115/1.4001371.
  44. Mihai Alexe, Oleg Roderick, Mihai Anitescu, Jean Utke, Thomas Fanning, and Paul Hovland. "Using Automatic Differentiation in Sensitivity Analysis of Nuclear Simulation Models".Transactions of American Nuclear Society, volume 102, pages 235-237, (2010)
  45. David Stewart and Mihai Anitescu. Optimal Control of Systems with Discontinuous Differential Equations.Numerische Mathematik Volume 114(4), Pages. 653-695 (2010) . DOI: 10.1007/s00211-009-0262-2
  46. Oleg Roderick, Mihai Anitescu, and Paul Fischer. "Stochastic finite element approaches using derivative information for uncertainty quantification" Preprint ANL/MCS 1551-1008. Nuclear Science and Engineering,Volume 164 (2), 2010, Pages 122-139. Electronic Version
  47. Victor Zavala, Emil Constantinescu, Theodore Krause, and Mihai Anitescu." On-line economic optimization of energy systems using weather forecast information." Journal of Process Control, Volume 19, Issue 10, 2009, Pages 1725-1736 DOI: 10.1016/j.jprocont.2009.07.004
  48. Kyle Schmitt, Mihai Anitescu and Dan Negrut. "Efficient Sampling of Dynamical Systems with Spatial Uncertainty" International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering ( IJNME).Volume 80(5), Pages 537-564, 2009. Electronic verion DOI: 10.1002/nme.2649 Also, preprint ANL/MCS -P1539-0908
  49. Cosmin Petra, Bogdan Gavrea, Mihai Anitescu, and Florian Potra. "A computational study of the use of an optimization-based method for simulating large multibody systems ". Optimization Methods and Software (2009). Volume 24(6), Pages 871--894, 2009. Electronic version, DOI: 10.1080/10556780902806094.  
  50. Oleg Roderick, Mihai Anitescu, Paul Fischer, Won-Sik Yang. "Stochastic Finite-Element Approach in Nuclear Reactor Uncertainty Quantification".Transactions of American Nuclear Society, volume 100, pages 317-318 (2009). Preprint ANL/MCS-P1574-0109 .PDF version.
  51. M. Anitescu. Spectral Stochastic Finite Element Methods for Parametric Constrained Optimization Problems. SIAM Journal of Numerical Analysis 47, Issue 3, pp. 1739-1759 (2009). Electronic version; DOI 10.1137/060676374. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1379-1006. 
  52. Xiaoyan Zeng, Mihai Anitescu, Candido Pereira, and Monica Regalbuto.  "A Framework for Chemical Plant Safety Assessment Under Uncertainty ". Studies in Informatics and Control. Volume 18(1), Pages 5-20, (2009) Electronic Version.  
  53. M. Anitescu, D. Negrut, A. El-Azab, and P. Zapol, A note on the regularity of reduced models obtained by nonlocal quasicontinuum-like approaches, Mathematical Programming, Volume 118, Number 2, Pages 207-236, 2009. DOI  10.1007/s10107-007-0188-3
  54. Jaydeep Bardhan, Matt Knepley and Mihai Anitescu. "Bounding the Electrostatic Free Energies Associated with Linear Continuum Models of Molecular Solvation".
    J. Chem. Phys. 130, 104108 (2009); DOI:10.1063/1.3081148
  55. Alessandro Tasora, Dan Negrut and Mihai Anitescu. "Large-Scale Parallel Multibody Dynamics with Frictional Contact on the Graphical Processing Unit ". Proc. IMechE, Part K: J. Multi-body Dynamics, 2008, 222(K4), 315-326. Electronic version DOI: 10.1243/14644193JMBD154:
  56. B. Gavrea, M. Anitescu, and F.A. Potra. Convergence of a Class of Semi-Implicit Time-Stepping schemes for Nonsmooth Rigid Multibody Dynamics.SIAM J. Optim 19(2), pp. 969-1001 (2008). DOI 10.1137/060675745
  57. D. Negrut, M. Anitescu, A. El-Azab, and P. Zapol, ”Quasicontinuum-like reduction of DFT calculations of nanostructures", J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Volume 8, Pages 3729-3740, 2008. DOI 10.1166/jnn.2008.013 though stated, seems to be incorrect (thanks Jason Sarich). Alternative link.
  58. Anitescu, M. Hovland, P. Palmiotti, G. Yang, W. S.  "An Overview of Automatic Differentiation Tools and Techniques for Nuclear Reactor Applications", TRANSACTIONS- AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY, VOL 96, pages 538-539, 2007.
  59. Anitescu, M. Hovland, P. Palmiotti, G. Yang, W. S.  "Randomized Quasi Monte Carlo Sampling Techniques in Nuclear Reactor Uncertainty Assessment", TRANSACTIONS- AMERICAN NUCLEAR SOCIETY, VOL 96, pages 526-527, 2007.
  60. Mihai Anitescu , William J. Layton. Sensitivities in Large Eddy Simulation and Improved Estimates of Turbulent Flow Functionals.  SIAM Journal of Scientific Computing Volume 29 Issue 4 Pages 1650-1667, 2007. DOI 10.1137/050631161;
  61. G. Aliberti, G. Palmiotti, M. Salvatores, T.K. Kim, T.A. Taiwo, M. Anitescu, I. Kodeli, E. Sartori, J.C. Bosq, J. Tommasi," Nuclear Data Sensitivity, Uncertainty and Target Accuracy Assessment for Future Nuclear Systems". Annals of Nuclear Energy 33(8), pp 700-733, 2006. DOI 10.1016/j.anucene.2006.02.003 
  62. Mihai Anitescu, Paul Tseng, Stephen J. Wright. Elastic-Mode Algorithms for Mathematical Programs with Equilibrium Constraints: Global Convergence and Stationarity Properties. Mathematical Programming, 110(2) July, pp 337-371 2007. DOI 10.1007/s10107-006-0005-4 .
  63. F.A. Potra, M. Anitescu, B. Gavrea and J. Trinkle. A linearly implicit trapezoidal method for stiff multibody dynamics  with contact, joints and friction. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. Volume 66(7), pp 1079-1124, 2006. DOI   10.1002/nme.1582
  64. M. Anitescu. Optimization-based simulation of nonsmooth dynamics. Mathematical Programming, series A, Volume 105, pp 113-143, 2006. DOI 10.1007/s10107-005-0590-7
  65. M. Anitescu. On Using the Elastic Mode in Nonlinear Programming Approaches to Mathematical Programs with Complementarity Constraints. SIAM Journal on Optimization, Volume 15(4),  pp. 1203-1236, 2005. DOI 10.1137/S1052623402401221
    • NOTE There is a bit of confusion about citing this item. At the request of a referee I changed the title of the article just before sending it to production, so it tends to be cited under its 2000 technical report name. "On Solving Mathematical Programs with Complementarity Constraints as Nonlinear Programs."
  66. M. Anitescu. Global Convergence of an Elastic Mode Approach for A Class of Mathematical Programs with Complementarity Constraints.  SIAM Journal on Optimization, Volume 16(1), pp 120-145, 2005. DOI  10.1137/040606855
  67. M. Anitescu, F.A. Pahlevani and W.J. Layton. Implicit for local effects and explicit for nonlocal effects is unconditionally stable Electronic Transactions of Numerical Analysis, Volume 18, pp. 174-187, 2004. NO DOI, Electronic version only
  68. M. Anitescu and G.D. Hart. A constraint-stabilized time-stepping approach   for rigid multibody dynamics with joints, contact and friction.   International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 60(14), 2335-2371, 2004. DOI 10.1002/nme.1047
  69. M. Anitescu and G.D. Hart. A Fixed-Point Iteration Approach for Multibody Dynamics with Contact and Small Friction. Mathematical Programming, 101(1), 3--32. 2004.DOI 10.1007/s10107-004-0535-6
  70. M. Anitescu and G. D. Hart. Solving nonconvex problems of multibody dynamics with contact and small friction by sequential convex relaxation. Mechanics Based Design of Machines and Structures 31(3), 335-356, 2003. DOI: 10.1081/SME-120022854
  71. Mihai Anitescu and F. A. Potra. A Time-Stepping Method for Stiff Multi-Rigid-Body Dynamics with Contact and Friction. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 55 (2002), 753--784. DOI: 10.1002/nme.512 
  72. A Superlinearly Convergent Sequential Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Programming Algorithm for Degenerate Nonlinear Programming, SIAM Journal of Optimization  12 (2002), 949-978. DOI 10.1137/S1052623499365309
  73. Mihai Anitescu. On the rate of convergence of Sequential Quadratic Programming with nondifferentiable exact penalty function in the presence of constraint degeneracy.  Mathematical Programming,  92 (2002), 359-386 DOI 10.1007/s101070100252
  74. Mihai Anitescu. Rate-Distortion Optimal Subband Coding Without Perfect-Reconstruction Constraints . with M.K. Mihcak, P. Moulin and K. Ramchandran. IEEE Transactions in Signal Processing 49 (3) : 542-557, 2001. DOI: 10.1109/78.905876
  75. Mihai Anitescu. Degenerate Nonlinear Programming with a Quadratic Growth Condition. SIAM Journal on Optimization 10 (4) : 1116-1135, 2000.  DOI: 10.1137/S1052623499359178
  76. Mihai Anitescu, D. Stewart and F.A. Potra. Time-Stepping for Three-Dimensional Rigid-Body Dynamics). Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering ,177, 183--197, 1999.DOI: 10.1016/S0045-7825(98)00380-6 
  77. Pierre Moulin, Mihai Anitescu and Kannan Ramchandran. Theory of Rate--Distortion--Optimal, Constrained Filter Banks --- Application to IIR and FIR Biorthogonal Designs. IEEE Transactions in Signal Processing, 48 (4) : 1120-1132, 2000. DOI: 10.1109/78.827545
  78. Mihai Anitescu, Goran Lesaja and F.A. Potra. An infeasible-interior-point predictor-corrector algorithm for the $P_*$-Geometric LCP, Applied Mathematics and Optimization , 36 (2), pp. 203-228, 1997.DOI: 10.1007/s002459900060
  79. Pierre Moulin, K.O. Kortanek, Mihai Anitescu, and F.A. Potra. The Role of Linear Semi-Infinite Programming in Signal-Adapted QMF Bank Design, IEEE Journal of Signal Processing , 45 (9), pp. 2160-2174, 1997. DOI 10.1109/78.622941
  80. Mihai Anitescu and F.A. Potra. Formulating dynamic multi-rigid-body contact problems with friction as solvable Linear Complementarity Problems, Nonlinear Dynamics , 14 , 231--247, 1997. DOI: 10.1023/A:1008292328909
  81. Mihai Anitescu, Goran Lesaja and F.A. Potra. Equivalence between different formulations of the linear complementarity problems, Optimization Methods and Software (OMS), 7 (3-4), pp. 265-290, 1997. DOI: 10.1080/10556789708805657
  82. Mihai Anitescu, J.F. Cremer, and F.A. Potra, Formulating 3D Contact Dynamics Problem, Mechanics of Structures and Machines},24(4), November 1996. DOI: 10.1080/08905459608905271
  83. Mihai Anitescu, D.I. Coroian, M.Z. Nashed, and F.A. Potra. Outer Inverses and Multi-Body System Simulation, Numerical Functional Analysis and Optimization, 17 (7&8), pp 661-678, 1996.DOI: 10.1080/01630569608816717


Book Chapters.

  1. Dan Negrut, Alessandro Tasora, Mihai Anitescu, Hammad Mazhar, Toby Heyn, Arman Pazouki. Solving Large Multibody Dynamics Problems on the GPU. To appear in GPU Gems 4. Preprint ANL/MCS-1777-0710. Pdf Version.
  2. Alesandro Tasora, Dan Negrut, and Mihai Anitescu. GPU-based Parallel Computing for the Simulation of Complex Multibody Systems with Unilateral and Bilateral Constraints: An Overview.Computational Methods in Applied Sciences, Volume 23, 2011, 283-307. Springer Verlag, Berlin. DOI: 10.1007/978-90-481-9971-6_14. PDF Version.
  3. Victor M. Zavala, Mihai Anitescu and Theodore Krause. "On the Optimal On-Line Management of Photovoltaic-Hydrogen Hybrid Energy System". Preprint ANL/MCS P1569-0109Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering - PSE2009, Rita Maria de Brito Alves, Claudio Augusto Oller do Nascimento, Evaristo Chalbaud Biscaia Jr. (Editosr. )Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, Volume 27, Pages1953-1958, 2009 Elsevier, Amsterdam..DOI: 10.1016/j.jprocont.2009.07.004 PDF Version.
  4. A. Tasora, M. Anitescu. " A Fast NCP Solver for Large Rigid-Body Problems with Contacts, Friction, and Joints. " in Proceedings of ECCOMAS Thematic Conference in Multibody Dynamics, Carlo Botasso Editor, Springer , Berlin, 2008, pp 45-55. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4020-8829-2_3 Pdf . Revised Feb 2008. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1476-0108.
  5. (with Florian Potra) "On integrating stiff rigid multibody dynamics with contact and friction",  in  Contact Mechanics. Proceedings of the 3rd Contact Mechanics International Symposium,  Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 2002, 83--90.
  6. Properties of Complementarity Formulations for Contact Problems with Friction ( with J.F.Cremer and F.A.Potra ), in Complementarity and Variational Problems: State of the Art, Michael C. Ferris and Jong-Shi Pang, Editors, SIAM Publications, Philadelphia, 1997, pp. 12-21.

Refereed Proceedings Papers

  1. Mihai Anitescu and Victor Zavala. "MPC as a DVI: Implications on Sampling Rates and Accuracy". To appear in Proceedings of CDC 2017.
  2. D. Maldonado, V. Patel, M. Anitescu, A. Flueck."A Statistical Approach to Dynamic Load Modelling and Identification with High Frequency Measurements ". To appear in proceedings of IEEE PES 2017.
  3. Michel Schanen, Oana Marin, Hong Zhang, Mihai Anitescu. Asynchronous Two-Level Checkpointing Scheme for Large-Scale Adjoints in the Spectral-Element Solver Nek5000. Preprint ANL/MCS-P5422-1015. To appear in Proceedings of ICCS 2016 Pdf Version.
  4. S. Abhyankar, V. Rao, and M. Anitescu, “Dynamic Security Constrained Optimal Power Flow Using Finite Difference Sensistivities”, To appear in Transactions of the IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, 2014. Also Preprint ANL/MCS-P5041-1213.
  5. Roderick, O, Anitescu, M. Use of Multi-Fidelity Training Data in Uncertainty Analysis of Nuclear Engineering Applications. To appear in Proceedings of the American Nuclear Society Meeting 2013; Atlanta, Georgia Preprint ANL/MCS-P4074-0513.
  6. A. Mametjanov, Norris, B, Zeng, X, Drewniak, BA, Utke, J, Anitescu, M, Hovland, PD. Applying Automatic Differentiation to the Community Land Model, in 6th International Conference on Automatic Differentiation (AD2012), Fort Collins, CO, 2012.ANL/MCS-P1993-0112
  7. Brian Lockwood, Mihai Anitescu; Dimitri Mavriplis. Mixed Aleatory/Epistemic Uncertainty Quantification for Hypersonic Flows via Gradient-Based Optimization and Surrogate Models . AIAA-2012-1254 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Nashville, Tennessee, Jan. 9-12, 2012. Preprint ANL/MCS-P1988-1211. Pdf Version.
  8. Victor Zavala and Mihai Anitescu. Stability and Robustness of Wholesale Electricity Markets. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, Romania, 2011.
  9. Miles Lubin, Cosmin G. Petra, Mihai Anitescu, and Victor Zavala.Scalable Stochastic Optimization of Complex Energy Systems.To appear in Proceedigns of the International Conference forHigh Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (Supercomputing 2011). Preprint ANL/MCS-P1858-0311. Pdf Version.
  10. LeiWang; Jungho Lee; Mihai Anitescu;Anter El Azab; Lois Curfman McInnes;ToddMunson; Barry Smith." A Differential Variational Inequality Approach for the
    Simulation of Heterogeneous Materials". To appear in proceedings of the 2011 SCIDAC Conference. Pdf Version.
  11. Zavala, V.M. and Anitescu, M. ""Achieving higher frequencies in large-scale nonlinear model predictive control" 49th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Pages 6119-6124, 2010.DOI:10.1109/CDC.2010.5717498
  12. Zavala, V. M.;  Wang, J.; Leyffer,  S.; Constantinescu, E.M.; Anitescu, M. and Conzelmann, G.  "Proactive Energy Management for Next-Generation Building System"s. SimBuild, Pages 377-385, 2010. Pdf version.
  13. Oleg Roderick, Mihai Anitescu, Paul Fischer, Won-Sik Yang. Polynomial regression with derivative information in nuclear reactoruncertainty quantification. Proceedings of the 2009 Fast Reactor Meeting (Kyoto). Pages 484-485, 2009. PDF Version.
  14. Victor M. Zavala, Emil M. Constantinescu, and Mihai Anitescu. Economic Impacts of Advanced Weather Forecasting in Energy System Operations.Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), 2010, Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 1 - 7 Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ISGT.2010.5434772
  15. Heyn, T., H. Mazhar, A. Tasora, M. Anitescu, and D. Negrut,"A parallel algorithm for solving complex multibody problems with stream
    processors". 2009 ASME IDETC conference, paper DETC2009-86478.
  16. Heyn, T., H. Mazhar, A. Tasora, M. Anitescu, and D. Negrut,"A parallel algorithm for solving complex multibody problems with stream
    processors" t, in ECCOMAS Multibody Dynamics Conference, J. Franczek, Editor. 2009: Warsaw,
  17. Dan Negrut, Alessandro Tasora, and Mihai Anitescu, "Large-Scale Parallel Multibody Dynamics With Frictional Contact on the GPU"
    ASME Conf. Proc. 2008, 263 (2008), DOI:10.1115/DSCC2008-2139
  18. Alessandro Tasora, Dan Negrut, and Mihai Anitescu. "A GPU-Based Implementation of a Cone Convex Complementarity Approach for Simulating Rigid Body Dynamics With Frictional Contact", ASME Conf. Proc. 2008, 107 (2008), DOI:.
  19. Kyle Schmitt, Justin Madsen, Mihai Anitescu, and Dan Negrut, "A Gaussian Process-Based Approach for Handling Uncertainty in Vehicle Dynamics Simulation"
    ASME Conf. Proc. 2008, 617 (2008), DOI:10.1115/IMECE2008-66664.
  20. M. Anitescu, G. Palmiotti, Won-Sik Yang and Monika Neda. " STOCHASTIC FINITE-ELEMENT APPROXIMATION OF THE PARAMETRIC DEPENDENCE OF EIGENVALUE PROBLEM SOLUTION" . Proceedings of the Mathematics, Computation and Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications, Monterey, 2007.Dan Negrut, Mihai Anitescu,
  21. Dan Negrut, Mihai Anitescu, Anter El-Azab, Steve Benson, Emil Constantinescu, Toby Heyn, and Peter Zapol. "A Real-Space Parallel Optimization Model Reduction Approach for Electronic Structure Computation in Large Nanostructures Using Orbital-Free Density Functional Theory", ASME Conf. Proc. 2006, 159 (2006), DOI:10.1115/IMECE2006-15740
  22. Dan Negrut, Mihai Anitescu, Todd Munson, and Peter Zapol, "Simulating Nanoscale Processes in Solids Using DFT and the Quasicontinuum Method"
    ASME Conf. Proc. 2005, 89 (2005), DOI:10.1115/IMECE2005-81755
  23. M. Anitescu.  Mathematical Programs with Equilibrium Constraints and Applications to Control. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, 2005.
  24. J. Peng, M. Anitescu and Srinivas Akella.Mathematical Programs with Complementarity Constraints for Multiple Robot Coordination with Contact and Friction. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference in Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2004), New Orleans, LA, May 2004, 5224-5232DOI  10.1109/ROBOT.2004.1302547
  25. Mihai Anitescu, Andrew Miller, and Gary D. Hart,. "Constraint Stabilization for Time-Stepping Approaches for Rigid Multibody Dynamics With Joints, Contact, and Friction"
    ASME Conf. Proc. 2003, 1071 (2003), DOI:10.1115/DETC2003/VIB-48432
  26. M. Anitescu. A Fixed Time Stepping Approach for Multibody Dynamics With Contact and Friction. Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE International Symposium in Intelligent Robots and Systems, Las Vegas, Nevada, October 2003, 3725–3731DOI:  10.1109/IROS.2003.1249734
  27. G.D. Hart and Mihai Anitescu. A Hard-Constraint Time-Stepping Approach for Rigid Multibody Dynamics with Joints, Contact, and Friction. Proceedings of the ACM 2003 Tapia Conference for Diversity in Computing, Atlanta, Georgia, 2003, 34–40. DOI:
  28. Asymptotic performance of subband coders using constrained, signal-adapted FIR filter banks (with Pierre Moulin and Kannan Ramchandran), to appear in Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems , Princeton, March 1998.
  29. Some Fundamental Properties of MMSE filter Banks (with K. Mihcak, P. Moulin and K. Ramchandran).  Proceedings of the 1998 IEEE-SP International Symposia on Time-Frequency and Time-Scale analysis . 6-9 Oct. 1998 Page(s):525 - 528 . DOI: 10.1109/TFSA.1998.721477
  30. Design of Signal-Adapted FIR Paraunitary Filter Banks (with P. Moulin , K.O.Kortanek , F.A.Potra ), Proceedings of International IEEE Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, Atlanta, 1996 Volume 3, pp 1519-1522. DOI:  10.1109/ICASSP.1996.544088
  31. Linear Complementarity Problems in Frictionless Contact Dynamics (with J.F.Cremer ), Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, Vol.1, pp 87-94, May 1995.
  32. Generalization of the Kharitonov Theorem, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, Vol.1, pp 89-95, May 1993. 


Technical Reports and Technical Memos

  1. Francois Gilbert, Shrirang Abhyankar, Hong Zhang, and Mihai Anitescu. "A Bundle Method for Dynamic Constraints in Power Systems Optimization". Preprint ANL/MCS-P6068-0916.
  2. Hong Zhang , Shrirang Abhyankar, Emil Constantinescu, and Mihai Anitescu. Efficient Adjoint Computation of Hybrid Systems of Differential Algebraic Equations with Applications in Power Systems . ANL/MCS-TM-360. Pdf Version.
  3. Mihai Anitescu and Cosmin Petra. "Higher-Order Confidence Intervals for Stochastic Programming using Bootstrapping". Preprint ANL/MCS-P1964-1011. Pdf Version.
  4. Mihai Anitescu and Oleg Roderick, Verification, Validation, Uncertainty Quanti cation Tasks for the SHARP Reactor Performance and Safety Code". Technical Memo ANL/MCS-TM-318, 2011 (Refereed
  5. Oleg Roderick and Mihai Anitescu. "Intrusive Analysis and Uncertainty Quanti cation for Nuclear Engineering Applications". Technical Memo ANL/MCS-TM-317, 2011 (Refereed Technically).
  6. Gary Hart and Mihai Anitescu. "An O(m+n) measure of penetration depth between convex polyhedral bodies for rigid multibody dynamics". Preprint ANL/MCS-P1753-0510. Pdf Version.
  7. Victor Zavala and Mihai Anitescu. "On the Dynamic Stability of Electricity Markets". Preprint ANL/MCS-P1834-0111. Pdf Version Revised, November 2011; revised pdf version.
  8. Mihai Anitescu and John Birge." Convergence of stochastic average approximation for stochastic optimization problems with mixed expectation and per-scenario constraints". Preprint ANL/MCS 1562-1108. PDF Version..
  9. Victor Zavala, Emil Constantinescu, Theodore Krause and Mihai Anitescu. Exploiting Weather Forecast in integrated energy systems.Technical MemoANL/MCS-TM-305. March 2009. .PDF Version.
  10. E.M. Constantinescu, V.M. Zavala, M. Rocklin, S. Lee, and M. Anitescu. Unit Commitment with Wind Power Generation: Integrating Wind Forecast Uncertainty and Stochastic Programming. Memo ANL/MCS-TM309. August 2009. PDF version.
  11. Mihai Alexe, Oleg Roderick, Jean Utke, Mihai Anitescu, Paul Hovland, and Thomas Fanning. Automatic Differentiation of Codes in Nuclear Engineering Application. Memo ANL/MCS-TM310, November 2009. PDF Version.
  12. G. Palmiotti, J. Cahalan, P. Pfeiffer, T. Sofu, T. Taiwo, T. Wei, A. Yacout, W. Yang, A. Siegel, Z. Insepov, M. Anitescu,P. Hovland, C. Pereira, M. Regalbuto, J. Copple, M. Williamson. Requirements for Advanced Simulation of Nuclear Reactor and Chemical Separation Plants". Technical Report ANL-AFCI-168, December 2006. PDF version.
  13. Dan Negrut, Mihai Anitescu, Todd Munson, Peter Zapol, Density Functional Theory-Based Nanostructure Investigation: Theoretical Considerations. Preprint number: ANL/MCS-P1252-0505, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, May 2005.  Pdf version
  14. A sparse Superlinearly Convergent SQP with Applications to Two-Dimensional Shape Optimization (with R. Serban). Technical Report ANL/MCS-P706-0198. Pdf version
  15. Nonlinear Programs with Unbounded Lagrange Multiplier Sets, Technical Report ANL/MCS-P793-0200. Pdf version.


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