Structural Identification Problem
1 Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32, Milan, 20133, Italy
2 Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Politekhnicheskaya, 29, St.Petersburg, 195251, Russia
a Corresponding author: email@example.com
The identification problem of the existing structures though the Quasi-Newton and its modification, Trust region algorithms is discussed. For the structural problems, which could be represented by means of the mathematical modelling of the finite element code discussed method is extremely useful. The nonlinear minimization problem of the L2 norm for the structures with linear elastic behaviour is solved by using of the Optimization Toolbox of Matlab. The direct and inverse procedures for the composition of the desired function to minimize are illustrated for the spatial 3D truss structure as well as for the problem of plane finite elements. The truss identification problem is solved with 2 and 3 unknown parameters in order to compare the computational efforts and for the graphical purposes. The particular commands of the Matlab codes are present in this paper.
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