Brian Lockwood

  • Program Years: 2008-2012
  • Academic Institution: University of Wyoming
  • Field of Study: Fluid Dynamics
  • Academic Advisor: Dimitri Mavriplis
  • Practicum(s):
    Argonne National Laboratory (2010)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Wyoming, 2012
    M.S. Nuclear Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007
    B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006

Current Status

  • Status: Software Engineer at CD-Adapco
  • Research Area: Fluid Dynamics
  • Publications

    Lockwood, B.A., Anitescu, M., ”Gradient-Enhanced Universal Kriging for Uncertainty Propagation,” Nuclear Science and Engineering, Vol. 170, No. 2, 2012, pp. 168-195.

    Lockwood, B.A., Anitescu, M., and Mavriplis, D.J. ”Mixed Aleatory/Epistemic Uncertainty Quantification for Hypersonic Flows via Gradient-Based Optimization and Surrogate Models,” 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Nashville, Tn, January 2012.

    Lockwood, B.A., Anitescu, M., ”Gradient-Enhanced Universal Kriging for Uncertainty Propagation in Nuclear Engineering,” American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, June 2011.

    Lockwood, B.A., Rumpfkeil, M.P., Yamazaki, W., and Mavriplis, D.J., "Uncertainty Quantification in Viscous Hypersonic Flows using Gradient Information and Surrogate Modeling," 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Orlando, Fl, January 2011.

    Lockwood, B. and Anitescu, M., "Gradient Enhanced Universal Kriging Model for Uncertainty Quantification in Reactor Safety Simulations," Supercomputing, New Orleans, La, November 2010.

    Lockwood, B.A. and Mavriplis, D.J., "Parameter Sensitivity Analysis for Hypersonic Viscous Flow using a Discrete Adjoint Approach," 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Orlando, Fl, January 2010.

    Ibarra L, Lockwood B, and de Oliveira CRE, "A One and Two Dimensional PCICE-Based Multiphysics Algorithm for Use in Reactor Core Simulations," Joint International Topical Meeting on Mathematics and Computation and Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications, Monterey, CA, April 2007.

    Lockwood, B.A, A Two Dimensional Fluid Dynamics Solver for Use in Multiphysics Simulations of Gas Cooled Reactors, Master's thesis, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007.

    Awards

    -Samuel P. Eschenbach Memorial Award, Georgia Institute of Techonology. 2006.
    -President's Undergraduate Research Award. Summer 2005.
    -Highest Honors, Georgia Institute of Technology. 2002-2007.
    -Dean's List, Georgia Institute of Technology. Fall 2002, Fall 2003, Spring 2004
    -Faculty Honors, Georgia Institute of Technology. Spring 2003, Fall 2004 through Fall 2005.