Cameron Talischi

  • Program Years: 2007-2011
  • Academic Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Field of Study: Computational Mechanics
  • Academic Advisor: Glaucio Paulino
  • Practicum(s):
    Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico (2009)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, 2012
    M.S. Applied Mathematics, 2010
    M.S. Civil Engineering, 2008
    B.S. Mathematics, 2007
    B.S. Civil Engineering, 2007

Current Status

  • Status: McKinsey & Company
  • Publications

    Talischi C. (2015) A Family of H(div) Finite Element Approximations on Polygonal Meshes. (accepted)

    Pereira A., Talischi C., Paulino G.H., Menezes I.F.M., Carvalho C.S. (2015) Fluid Flow Topology Optimization in PolyTop: Stability and Computational Implementation, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. (in press)

    Talischi C., Pereira A., Menezes I.F.M., Paulino G.H. (2015) Gradient corrections for polygonal and polyhedral finite elements, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. DOI:10.1002/nme.4851 (in press)

    Chi H., Talischi C., Lopez-Pamies O., Paulino G.H. (2015) Polygonal finite elements for finite elasticity, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, DOI:10.1002/nme.4802 (in press)

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H. (2015) A closer look at consistent operator splitting and its extensions for topology optimization, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 283: 573–598

    Gain A.L., Talischi C., Paulino G.H. (2014) On Virtual Element Method for three-dimensional elasticity problem on arbitrary polyhedral meshes. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 282(1): 132–160

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H. (2014) Addressing integration error for polygonal finite elements through polynomial projections. Mathematical Models & Methods in Applied Sciences. 24(8): 1701-1727

    Talischi C., Pereira A., Paulino G.H., Menezes I.F.M., Carvalho M.S. (2014) Polygonal finite elements for incompressible fluid flow. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids. 74: 134–151

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H. (2013) An operator splitting algorithm for Tikhonov-regularized topology optimization. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 253(1): 599–608

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H., Pereira A., Menezes I.F.M. (2012) PolyTop: A Matlab implementation of a general topology optimization framework using unstructured polygonal finite element meshes. Journal of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. 45(3):329–357

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H., Pereira A., Menezes I.F.M. (2012) PolyMesher: A general-purpose mesh generator for polygonal elements written in Matlab. Journal of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. 45(3): 308-328

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H. Pereira A., Menezes I.F.M. (2010) Polygonal finite elements for topology optimization: A unifying paradigm. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 82(6): 671-698

    Talischi C., Paulino G.H., Le C.H. (2009) Honeycomb Wachspress finite elements for structural topology optimization. Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 37(6): 569–583

    Awards

    National Science Foundation “Averaging Methods for Multiscale Phenomena” workshop fellowship, 2012
    Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship, 2007-2011
    National Science Foundation “Mechanics of Soft Materials” short course fellowship, 2010
    US Association of Computational Mechanics travel award, 2010
    Ira O. Baker First Prize, 2007
    University of Illinois Bronze Tablet, 2007
    A. Epstein Award in Civil Engineering, 2007
    City of Future Engineering Challenge (first place), 2007
    Poster Presentation Awards, Multiscale and Functionally Graded Materials Conference, 2006
    Accenture Outstanding Achievement Award, 2005
    UIUC Engineering James Scholar, 2004-2007
    UIUC Dean's List, 2003-2007