Matthew West

Publications

J. Tian, B. T. Brem, M. West, T. C. Bond, M. J. Rood, and N. Riemer, Simulating aerosol chamber experiments with the particle-resolved aerosol model PartMC, Aerosol Science and Technology 51(7), 856-867, 2017.

N. Roohi, Y. Wang, M. West, G. E. Dullerud, and M. Viswanathan, Statistical Verification of the Toyota Powertrain Control Verification Benchmark, in Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Hybrid Systems: Computation and Control (HSCC '17), 2017.

B. Chen, M. West, and C. Zilles, Do Performance Trends Suggest Wide-spread Collaborative Cheating on Asynchronous Exams?, in Proceedings of the Fourth (2017) ACM Conference on Learning at Scale, 2017.

Y. Wang, N. Roohi, M. West, M. Viswanathan, and G. E. Dullerud, Verifying Continuous-time Stochastic Hybrid Systems via Mori-Zwanzig model reduction, in Proceedings of the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2016), 2016.

R. Mansbach, A. Ferguson, K. Kilian, J. Krogstad, C. Leal, A. Schleife, D. R. Trinkle, M. West, and G. L. Herman, Reforming an undergraduate materials science curriculum with computational modules, Journal of Materials Education 38(3-4), 161-174, 2016.

P. A. Maginnis, M. West, and G. E. Dullerud, Variance-reduced simulation of lattice discrete-time Markov chains with applications in reaction networks, Journal of Computational Physics 322, 400-414, 2016.

J. Ching, N. Riemer, and M. West, Black carbon mixing state impacts on cloud microphysical properties: Effects of aerosol plume and environmental conditions, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres 121(10), 5990-6013, 2016.

M. D. Willis, R. M. Healy, N. Riemer, M. West, J. M. Wang, C.-H. Jeong, J. C. Wenger, G. J. Evans, J. P. D. Abbatt, and A. K. Y. Lee, Quantification of black carbon mixing state from traffic: implications for aerosol optical properties, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 16(7), 4693-4706, 2016.

M. West and C. Zilles, Modeling student scheduling preferences in a computer-based testing facility, in Proceedings of the Third ACM Conference on Learning @ Scale (L@S 2016), 309-312, 2016.

R. Essick, M. West, M. Silva, G. L. Herman, and E. Mercier, Scaling-up collaborative learning for large introductory courses using active learning spaces, TA training, and computerized team management, in Proceedings of the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2016), Paper ID #17099, 2016.

R. A. Mansbach, G. L. Herman, M. West, D. R. Trinkle, A. Ferguson, and A. Schleife, Computational modules for the MatSE undergraduate curriculum, in Proceedings of the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2016), Paper ID #16940, 2016.

J. W. Sanders, M. West, and G. L. Herman, Scaling up project-based learning for a large introductory mechanics course using mobile phone data capture and peer feedback, in Proceedings of the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2016), Paper ID #17119, 2016.

G. L. Herman, L. D. Hahn, and M. West, Sustaining innovation in engineering education through faculty communities, in Proceedings of the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2016), Paper ID #16921, 2016.

C. Zilles, M. West, and D. Mussulman, Student behavior in selecting an exam time in a computer-based testing facility, in Proceedings of the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2016), Paper ID #16655, 2016.

J. H. Curtis, M. D. Michelotti, N. Riemer, M. Heath, and M. West, Accelerated simulation of stochastic particle removal processes in particle-resolved aerosol models, Journal of Computational Physics 322, 21-32, 2016.

R. E. O'Brien, B. Wang, A. Laskin, N. Riemer, M. West, Q. Zhang, Y. Sun, X.-Y. Yu, P. Alpert, D. A. Knopf, M. K. Gilles, and R. C. Moffet, Chemical imaging of ambient aerosol particles: Observational constraints on mixing state parameterization, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 120(18), 9591-9605, 2015.

Y. Wang, N. Roohi, M. West, M. Viswanathan, and G. E. Dullerud, A Mori-Zwanzig and MITL based approach to statistical verification of continuous-time dynamical systems, in Proceedings of the 5th IFAC Workshop on Analysis and Design of Hybrid Systems (ADHS '15), 2015.

M. Saghafi, H. Dankowicz, and M. West, On the Use of Nonlinear Boundary-Value Problems to Estimate the Cloud-Formation Potential of Aerosol Particles, SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems 14(2), 822-859, 2015.

G. L. Herman, L. Hahn, and M. West, Coordinating college-wide instructional change through faculty communities, in Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE 2015), IMECE2015-51549, 2015.

M. West, M. Silva Sohn, and G. L. Herman, Sustainable reform of an introductory mechanics course sequence driven by a community of practice, in Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE 2015), IMECE2015-51493, 2015.

Y. Wang, N. Roohi, M. West, M. Viswanathan, and G. E. Dullerud, Statistical verification of dynamical systems using set oriented methods, in Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Hybrid Systems: Computation and Control (HSCC '15), 169-178, 2015.

C. Zilles, R. T. Deloatch, J. Bailey, B. B. Khattar, W. Fagen, C. Heeren, D. Mussulman, and M. West, Computerized testing: A vision and initial experiences, in Proceedings of the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2015), 26.387.1-26.387.13, 2015.

G. L. Herman, I. B. Mena, M. West, J. Mestre, and J. H. Tomkin, Creating institution-level change in instructional practices through faculty communities of practice, in Proceedings of the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2015), 26.419.1-26.419.13, 2015.

W. Fagen, C. Heeren, G. L. Herman, and M. West, Re-engineering an "Introduction to Computing" course within a college-wide community of practice, in Proceedings of the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2015), 26.1303.1-26.1303.9, 2015.

M. West, M. Silva, and G. L. Herman, Randomized exams for large STEM courses spread via communities of practice, in Proceedings of the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2015), 26.1302.1-26.1302.15, 2015.

M. West, G. L. Herman, and C. Zilles, PrairieLearn: Mastery-based online problem solving with adaptive scoring and recommendations driven by machine learning, in Proceedings of the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2015), 26.1238.1-26.1238.14, 2015.

M. West and G. L. Herman, Mapping the spread of collaborative learning methods in gateway STEM courses via communities of practice, in Proceedings of the 122nd American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2015), 26.1132.1-26.1132.11, 2015.

P. A. Maginnis, M. West, and G. E. Dullerud, Exact simulation of continuous time Markov jump processes with anticorrelated variance reduced Monte Carlo Estimation, in Proceedings of the 53rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2014), 3401-3407, 2014.

R. M. Healy, N. Riemer, J. C. Wenger, M. Murphy, M. West, L. Poulain, A. Wiedensohler, I. P. O'Connor, E. McGillicuddy, J. R. Sodeau, and G. J. Evans, Single particle diversity and mixing state measurements, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 6289-6299, 2014.

J. Tian, N. Riemer, M. West, L. Pfaffenberger, H. Schlager, and A. Petzold, Modeling the evolution of aerosol particles in a ship plume using PartMC-MOSAIC, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 5327-5347, 2014.

M. West and G. L. Herman, Sustainable reform of "Introductory Dynamics" driven by a community of practice, in Proceedings of the 121st American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2014), Paper ID #10519, 2014.

T.-C. Wang, S. Lall, and M. West, Polynomial level-set method for polynomial system reachable set estimation, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 58(10), 2508-2521, 2013.

N. Riemer and M. West, Quantifying aerosol mixing state with entropy and diversity measures, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 13, 11423-11439, 2013.

M. D. Michelotti, M. T. Heath, and M. West, Binning for efficient stochastic multiscale particle simulations, Multiscale Modeling & Simulation 11(4), 1071-1096, 2013.

S. H. Lee and M. West, Convergence of the Markov Chain Distributed Particle Filter (MCDPF), IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing 61(4), 801-812, 2013.

P. A. Maginnis, M. West, and G. E. Dullerud, Anticorrelated discrete-time stochastic simulation, in Proceedings of the 52nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2013), 618-623, 2013.

A. Zorn and M. West, Multipoint extension of Pontryagin's maximum principle applied to the optimal attitude scheduling of an imaging satellite, in Proceedings of the AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference, AAS 13-716, 2013.

A. Zorn and M. West, Optimal attitude scheduling of an imaging satellite, in Proceedings of the AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) Conference, AIAA 2013-5254, 2013.

T.-C. Wang, S. Lall, and M. West, Polynomial level-set method for attractor estimation, Journal of the Franklin Institute 349(9), 2783-2798, 2012.

P. A. Maginnis, M. West, and G. E. Dullerud, Application of variance reduction techniques for Tau-leaping systems to particle filters, in Proceedings of the 51st IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2012), 6683-6689, 2012.

J. Ching, N. Riemer, and M. West, Impacts of black carbon mixing state on black carbon nucleation scavenging: Insights from a particle-resolved model, Journal of Geophysical Research 117(D23209), 2012.

A. H. Zorn and M. West, Optimal waypoint scheduling of an imaging satellite, in Proceedings of the 2012 International Technical Meeting of The Institute of Navigation, 820-847, 2012.

A. H. Zorn and M. West, Optimal waterway and harbor navigation of large vessels, in Proceedings of the 2012 International Technical Meeting of The Institute of Navigation, 1339-1368, 2012.

R. E. L. DeVille, N. Riemer, and M. West, Weighted Flow Algorithms (WFA) for stochastic particle coagulation, Journal of Computational Physics 230(23), 8427-8451, 2011.

K. Onu, N. Lingala, N. Sri Namachchivaya, and M. West, Random vibration of a nonlinear autoparametric system, in Proceedings of the 7th European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference (ENOC 2011), ISBN: 978-88-906234-2-4, 2011.

S. H. Lee and M. West, Performance Comparison of the Distributed Extended Kalman Filter and Markov Chain Distributed Particle Filter (MCDPF), in Proceedings of the 2nd IFAC Workshop on Distributed Estimation and Control in Networked Systems (NecSys'10), 2010.

R. A. Zaveri, J. C. Barnard, R. C. Easter, N. Riemer, and M. West, Particle-resolved simulation of aerosol size, composition, mixing state, and the associated optical and cloud condensation nuclei activation properties in an evolving urban plume, Journal of Geophysical Research 115(D17210), 2010.

N. Riemer, M. West, R. A. Zaveri, and R. C. Easter, Estimating black carbon aging time-scales with a particle-resolved aerosol model, Journal of Aerosol Science 41(1), 143-158, 2010.

C. L. Beck, S. Lall, T. Liang, and M. West, Model reduction, optimal prediction, and the Mori-Zwanzig representation of Markov chains, in Proceedings of the 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2009), 3282-3287, 2009.

C. Selle and M. West, Multiscale networks for distributed consensus algorithms, in Proceedings of the 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2009), 4753-4758, 2009.

S. H. Lee and M. West, Markov Chain Distributed Particle Filters (MCDPF), in Proceedings of the 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2009), 5496-5501, 2009.

N. Riemer, M. West, R. A. Zaveri, and R. C. Easter, Simulating the evolution of soot mixing state with a particle-resolved aerosol model, Journal of Geophysical Research 114(D09202), 2009.

T.-C. Liang and M. West, Numerical evidence for cutoffs in chaotic microfluidic mixing, in Proceedings of the 2008 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (DSCC 2008), 2008.

R. McGraw, L. Leng, W. Zhu, N. Riemer, and M. West, Aerosol dynamics using the quadrature method of moments: Comparing several quadrature schemes with particle-resolved simulation, Journal of Physics: Conference Series 125(012020), 2008.

L. Lessard, D. MacMynowski, M. West, A. Bouchez, and S. Lall, Experimental validation of single-iteration multigrid wavefront reconstruction at the Palomar Observatory, Optics Letters 33(18), 2047-2049, 2008.

N. Lee, A. Zorn, and M. West, Passive vertical stabilization of two tethered nanosatellites with engineered damping, in Proceedings of the AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, AIAA-2008-6450, 2008.

S. Pifko, A. Zorn, and M. West, Geometric interpretation of adjoint equations in optimal low thrust trajectories, in Proceedings of the AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, AIAA-2008-6954, 2008.

M. Souder and M. West, Solar sail technology for nanosatellites, in Proceedings of the AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, AIAA-2008-7078, 2008.

J.-H. Kim, M. West, E. Scholte, and S. Narayanan, Multiscale consensus for decentralized estimation and its application to building systems, in American Control Conference, 2008, 888-893, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2078-0, 2008.

L. Lessard, M. West, D. MacMynowski, and S. Lall, Warm-started wavefront reconstruction for adaptive optics, Journal of the Optical Society of America A 25(5), 1147-1155, 2008.

S. M. Jalnapurkar, M. Leok, J. E. Marsden, and M. West, Discrete Routh reduction, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 39(19), 5521-5544, 2006.

S. Lall and M. West, Discrete variational Hamiltonian mechanics, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 39(19), 5509-5519, 2006.

H. S. Bhat, R. C. Fetecau, J. E. Marsden, K. Mohseni, and M. West, Lagrangian averaging for compressible fluids, Multiscale Modeling and Simulation 3(4), 818-837, 2005.

F. Cirak and M. West, Decomposition contact response (DCR) for explicit finite element dynamics, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering 64(8), 1078-1110, 2005.

T. Wang, S. Lall, and M. West, Polynomial level-set methods for nonlinear dynamical systems analysis, in Proceedings of the Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing 2005, 640-649, 2005.

A. Lew, J. E. Marsden, M. Ortiz, and M. West, An overview of variational integrators, in Finite Element Methods: 1970's and Beyond, 98-115, CIMNE, ISBN: 84-95999-49-8, 2004.

A. Lew, J. E. Marsden, M. Ortiz, and M. West, Variational time integrators, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering 60(1), 153-212, 2004.

M. Oliver, M. West, and C. Wulff, Approximate momentum conservation for spatial semidiscretizations of semilinear wave equations, Numerische Mathematik 97(3), 493-535, 2004.

M. West, Variational integrators, Ph.D. thesis, California Institute of Technology, 2004.

F. Cirak, M. West, S. Maucha, and R. Radovitzky, Parallel finite element computation of contact-impact problems with large deformations, in Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics 2003, 197-199, Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-08-044046-0, 2003.

R. C. Fetecau, J. E. Marsden, M. Ortiz, and M. West, Nonsmooth Lagrangian mechanics and variational collision integrators, SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems 2(3), 381-416, 2003.

R. C. Fetecau, J. E. Marsden, and M. West, Variational multisymplectic formulations of nonsmooth continuum mechanics, in Perspectives and Problems in Nonlinear Science, 229-261, Springer-Verlag, ISBN: 0-387-00312-6, 2003.

A. Lew, J. E. Marsden, M. Ortiz, and M. West, Asynchronous variational integrators, Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis 167(2), 85-146, 2003.

J. E. Marsden, S. Pekarsky, S. Shkoller, and M. West, Variational methods, multisymplectic geometry and continuum mechanics, Journal of Geometry and Physics 38(3-4), 253-284, 2001.

J. E. Marsden and M. West, Discrete mechanics and variational integrators, Acta Numerica 10, 357-514, 2001.

C. Kane, J. E. Marsden, M. Ortiz, and M. West, Variational integrators and the Newmark algorithm for conservative and dissipative mechanical systems, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering 49(10), 1295-1325, 2000.

M. West, C. Kane, J. E. Marsden, and M. Ortiz, Variational integrators, the Newmark scheme, and dissipative systems, in EQUADIFF 99 (Vol. 2): Proceedings of the International Conference on Differential Equations, 1009-1011, World Scientific, ISBN: 981-02-4359-6 (set), 981-02-4989-6 (Vol. 2), 2000.

D. Allingham, M. West, and A. I. Mees, Wavelet reconstruction of nonlinear dynamics, International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos 8(11), 2191-2201, 1998.