Publications

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Journal Publications and Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings
  A. Biswas, D. Ketcheson, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff
Design of DIRK schemes with high weak stage order
  A. Biswas, D. Ketcheson, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff
Algebraic structure of the weak stage order conditions for Runge-Kutta methods
  A. Biswas, B. Seibold
Infinite time solutions of numerical schemes for advection problems
  B. Seibold, Z. Vucetic, S. Vucetic
Quantitative relationship between population mobility and COVID-19 growth rate based on 14 countries
  R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff, D. Zhou
Spatial manifestations of order reduction in Runge-Kutta methods for initial boundary value problems
  R. A. Ramadan, B. Seibold
Traffic flow control and fuel consumption reduction via moving bottlenecks
  S. Fan, Y. Sun, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, D. B. Work
A collapsed generalized Aw-Rascle-Zhang model and its model accuracy
09/2022 S. M. Lewkiewicz, S. De Bona, M. R. Helmus, B. Seibold
Temperature sensitivity of pest reproductive numbers in age-structured PDE models, with a focus on the invasive spotted lanternfly
J. Math. Biol. 85, 29, 2022.
11/2021 J. Finkelstein, C. Cheng, G. Fiorin, B. Seibold, N. Grønbech-Jensen
Bringing discrete-time Langevin splitting methods into agreement with thermodynamics
J. Chem. Phys. 155, 2021, 184104.
01/2021 R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff, D. Zhou
High-order finite element methods for a pressure Poisson equation reformulation of the Navier-Stokes equations with electric boundary conditions    
Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg., Vol. 373, 2021, pp. 113451.
10/2020 J. Finkelstein, C. Cheng, G. Fiorin, B. Seibold, N. Grønbech-Jensen
The challenge of stochastic Størmer-Verlet thermostats generating correct statistics
J. Chem. Phys. 153, 2020, 134101.
06/2020 G. Gunter, D. Gloudemans, R. E. Stern, S. McQuade, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, M. L. Delle Monache, R. Lysecky, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, B. Piccoli, D. B. Work
Are commercially implemented adaptive cruise control systems string stable?
IEEE Trans. ITS, 2020, pp. 1-12.
08/2019 J. Finkelstein, G. Fiorin, B. Seibold
Comparison of modern Langevin integrators for simulations of coarse-grained polymer melts
Molecular Physics, 2019, e1649493.
04/2019 S. Mollier, M. L. Delle Monache, C. Canudas de Wit, B. Seibold
Two-dimensional macroscopic model for large scale traffic networks
Transp. Res. B, Vol. 122, 2019, pp. 309-326.
02/2019 F. Wu, R. E. Stern, S. Cui, M. L. Delle Monache, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, M. Churchill, N. Hamilton, R. Haulcy, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. B. Work
Tracking vehicle trajectories and fuel rates in phantom traffic jams: Methodology and data
Transp. Res. C, Vol. 99, 2019, pp. 82-109.
02/2019 R. E. Stern, Y. Chen, M. Churchill, F. Wu, M. L. Delle Monache, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. B. Work
Quantifying air quality benefits resulting from few autonomous vehicles stabilizing traffic
Transp. Res. D, Vol. 67, 2019, pp. 351-365.
01/2019 B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff, D. Zhou
Unconditional stability for multistep ImEx schemes: Practice
J. Comput. Phys., Vol. 376, 2018, pp. 295-321.
11/2018 P. Chidyagwai, M. Frank, F. Schneider, B. Seibold
A comparative study of limiting strategies in discontinuous Galerkin schemes for the M1 model of radiation transport
J. Comput. Appl. Math., Vol. 342, 2018, pp. 399-418.
08/2018 N. Salehi, J. Somers, B. Seibold
Off-ramp coupling conditions devoid of spurious blocking and re-routing
Transportat. Res. Rec., Vol. 2672, No. 20, 2018, pp. 12-24.
04/2018 R. E. Stern, S. Cui, M. L. Delle Monache, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, M. Churchill, N. Hamilton, R. Haulcy, H. Pohlmann, F. Wu, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. B. Work
Dissipation of stop-and-go waves via control of autonomous vehicles: Field experiments
Transp. Res. C, Vol. 89, 2018, pp. 205-221.
10/2017 R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff, D. Zhou
Unconditional stability for multistep ImEx schemes: Theory
SIAM J. Numer. Anal., Vol. 55, No. 5, 2017, pp. 2336-2360.
08/2016 B. Schmidtmann, B. Seibold, M. Torrilhon
Relations between WENO3 and third-order limiting in finite volume methods
J. Sci. Comput., Vol. 68, No. 2, 2016, pp. 624-652.
06/2015 K. Laksari, S. Assari, B. Seibold, K. Sadeghipour, K. Darvish
Computational simulation of the mechanical response of brain tissue under blast loading
Biomech. Model. Mechanobiol., Vol. 14, No. 3, 2015, pp. 459-472.
10/2014 B. Seibold, M. Frank
StaRMAP - A second order staggered grid method for spherical harmonics moment equations of radiative transfer
ACM Trans. Math. Software, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2014, pp. 4:1-28.
06/2014 S. Fan, M. Herty, B. Seibold
Comparative model accuracy of a data-fitted generalized Aw-Rascle-Zhang model
Netw. Heterog. Media., Vol. 9, No. 2, 2014, pp. 239-268
12/2013 S. Fan, B. Seibold
Data-fitted first-order traffic models and their second-order generalizations: Comparison by trajectory and sensor data
Transportat. Res. Rec., Vol. 2391, 2013, pp. 32-43.
09/2013 B. Seibold, M. R. Flynn, A. R. Kasimov, R. R. Rosales
Constructing set-valued fundamental diagrams from jamiton solutions in second order traffic models
Netw. Heterog. Media., Vol. 8, No. 3, 2013, pp. 745-772.
04/2013 B. Seibold, Y. Farjoun
The sound of an evolving floating sculpture
Indian J. Ind. Appl. Math., Vol. 4, No. 1, 2013, pp. 84-98.
04/2013 E. Olbrant, E. W. Larsen, M. Frank, B. Seibold
Asymptotic derivation and numerical investigation of time-dependent simplified PN equations
J. Comput. Phys., Vol. 238, 2013, pp. 315-336.
06/2012 P. Chidyagwai, J.-C. Nave, R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold
A comparative study of the efficiency of jet schemes
Int. J. Numer. Anal. Model.-B, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2012, pp. 297-306.
06/2012 B. Seibold, R. R. Rosales, J.-C. Nave
Jet schemes for advection problems
Discrete Contin. Dyn. Syst. Ser. B, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2012, pp. 1229-1259.
08/2011 M. Frank, B. Seibold
Optimal prediction for radiative transfer: A new perspective on moment closure
Kinet. Relat. Models, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2011, pp. 717-733.
05/2010 J.-C. Nave, R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold
A gradient-augmented level set method with an optimally local, coherent advection scheme
J. Comput. Phys., Vol. 229, No. 10, 2010, pp. 3802-3827.
03/2010 B. Seibold
Performance of algebraic multigrid methods for non-symmetric matrices arising in particle methods
Numer. Linear Algebra Appl., Vol. 17, No. 2-3, 2010, pp. 433-451.
03/2010 Y. Farjoun, B. Seibold
A rarefaction-tracking method for conservation laws
J. Eng. Math, Vol. 66, No. 1, 2010, pp. 237-251.
12/2009 B. Seibold, M. Frank
Optimal prediction for moment models: Crescendo diffusion and reordered equations
Continuum Mech. Thermodyn., Vol. 21, No. 6, 2009, pp. 511-527.
08/2009 Y. Farjoun, B. Seibold
An exactly conservative particle method for one dimensional scalar conservation laws
J. Comput. Phys., Vol. 228, No. 14, 2009, pp. 5298-5315.
05/2009 M. R. Flynn, A. R. Kasimov, J.-C. Nave, R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold
Self-sustained nonlinear waves in traffic flow
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 79, No. 5, 2009, pp. 056113.
12/2008 B. Seibold
Minimal positive stencils in meshfree finite difference methods for the Poisson equation
Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg., Vol. 198, 2008, pp. 592-601.
03/2004    B. Seibold
Optimal prediction in molecular dynamics
Monte Carlo Methods Appl., Vol. 10, No. 1, 2004, pp. 25-50.
Peer-Reviewed Proceedings and Book Chapters
05/2021 J. W. Lee, G. Gunter, R. Ramadan, S. Almatrudi, P. Arnold, J. Aquino, W. Barbour, R. Bhadani, J. Carpio, F.-C. Chou, M. Gibson, X. Gong, A. Hayat, N. Khoudari, A. R. Kreidieh, M. Kumar, N. Lichtlé, S. McQuade, B. Nguyen, M. Ross, S. Truong, E. Vinitsky, Y. Zhao, J. Sprinkle, B. Piccoli, A. M. Bayen, D. B.Work, B. Seibold
Integrated Framework of Vehicle Dynamics, Instabilities, Energy Models, and Sparse Flow Smoothing Controllers
DI-CPS'21: Proceedings of the Workshop on Data-Driven and Intelligent Cyber-Physical Systems, 2021, pp. 41-47.
01/2021 R. A. Ramadan, R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold
Structural properties of the stability of jamitons
In: Puppo G., Tosin A. (eds) Mathematical Descriptions of Traffic Flow: Micro, Macro and Kinetic Models.
SEMA SIMAI Springer Series, vol 12. Springer, Cham, 2021, pp. 35-62.
01/2021 S. A. Shanto, G. Gunter, R. Ramadan, B. Seibold, D. Work
Challenges of microsimulation calibration with traffic waves using aggregate measurements
Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board, 2021.
08/2020 D. Ketcheson, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff, D. Zhou
DIRK schemes with high weak stage order
Sherwin S., Moxey D., Peiro J., Vincent P., Schwab C. (eds).
Spectral and High Order Methods for Partial Differential Equations ICOSAHOM 2018.
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Vol 134. Springer, Cham.
06/2020 M. Berghoff, M. Frank, B. Seibold
Massively parallel stencil strategies for radiation transport moment model simulations
Krzhizhanovskaya V. et al. (eds), Computational Science - ICCS 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol 12143. Springer, Cham, 2020, pp. 242-256.
Project on zenodo and on gitlab
04/2019 R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, B. Seibold, R. Stern, S. Cui, J. Sprinkle, B. Piccoli, D. B. Work
Real-time distance estimation and filtering of vehicle headways for smoothing of traffic waves
ACM/IEEE 10th International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), Montreal, 2019, pp. 280-290.
04/2019 G. Gunter, Y. Wang, R. Stern, D. B. Work, M. L. Delle Monache, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, R. Lysecky, J. Sprinkle, B. Seibold, B. Piccoli
WiP Abstract: String stability of commercial adaptive cruise control vehicles
ACM/IEEE 10th International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), Montreal, 2019, pp. 328-329.
04/2019 M. L. Delle Monache, T. Liard, A. Rat, R. Stern, R. Badhani, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. Work, B. Piccoli
Feedback control algorithms for the dissipation of traffic waves with autonomous vehicles
Computational Intelligence and Optimization Methods for Control Engineering, Springer, 2019, pp. 275-299.
01/2019 R. Bhadani, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. B. Work
Dissipation of emergent traffic waves in stop-and-go traffic using a supervisory controller
57th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Vol. 57, Miami Beach, 2018.
01/2018 N. Salehi, J. Somers, B. Seibold
Off-ramp coupling conditions devoid of spurious blocking and re-routing
Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board, 2018.
06/2017 S. Cui, B. Seibold, R. E. Stern, D. B. Work
Stabilizing traffic flow via a single autonomous vehicle: Possibilities and limitations
Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, Redondo Beach, 2017.
04/2017 D. B. Work, R. Stern, F. Wu, M. Churchill, S. Cui, H. Pohlmann, B. Seibold, B. Piccoli, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, J. Sprinkle, M. L. Delle Monache, N. Hamilton, R. Haulcy
Controlling for unsafe events in dense traffic through autonomous vehicles
Proceeding SCAV'17: Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Safe Control of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Pittsburgh, 2017.
01/2017 R. Ramadan, B. Seibold
Traffic flow control and fuel consumption reduction via moving bottlenecks
Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board, 2017.
11/2016 F. Wu, M. Churchill, D. Work, M. L. Delle Monache, B. Piccoli, H. Pohlman, S. Cui, B. Seibold, N. Hamilton, R. Haulcy, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, J. Sprinkle
Dampening traffic waves with autonomous vehicles
Proceedings of the the ITRL Conference on Integrated Transport, Stockholm, Sweden, 2016.
04/2016 R. Stern, D. B. Work, S. Cui, H. Pohlmann, B. Seibold, M. L. Delle Monache, B. Piccoli, J. Sprinkle
WiP abstract: Stabilizing traffic with a single autonomous vehicle
ACM/IEEE 7th International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), 2016.
01/2015 D. Zhou, B. Seibold, D. Shirokoff, P. Chidyagwai, R. R. Rosales
Meshfree finite differences for vector Poisson and pressure Poisson equations with electric boundary conditions
Meshfree methods for Partial Differential Equations VII
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Vol. 100
Griebel, M. and Schweitzer, M.A. (ed.), Springer, 2015, pp. 223-246.
01/2014 M. Frank, K. Küpper, B. Seibold
StaRMAP - A second order staggered grid method for radiative transfer: Application in radiotherapy
Advances In PDE Modeling and Computation
S. Sundar (ed.), Ane Books Pvt. Ltd., 2014, pp. 69-79.
01/2013 Y. Farjoun, B. Seibold
Characteristic particle methods for traffic flow simulations on highway networks
Meshfree methods for Partial Differential Equations VI
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Vol. 89
Griebel, M. and Schweitzer, M.A. (ed.), Springer, 2013, pp. 199-219.
01/2013 S. Fan, B. Seibold
A comparison of data-fitted first order traffic models and their second order generalizations via trajectory and sensor data
Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board, 2013, paper number 13-4853.
01/2011 Y. Farjoun, B. Seibold
An exact particle method for scalar conservation laws and its application to stiff reaction kinetics
Meshfree methods for Partial Differential Equations V
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Vol. 79
Griebel, M. and Schweitzer, M.A. (ed.), Springer, 2011, pp. 105-124.
12/2008 Y. Farjoun, B. Seibold
Solving one dimensional scalar conservation laws by particle management
Meshfree methods for Partial Differential Equations IV
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Vol. 65
Griebel, M. and Schweitzer, M.A. (ed.), Springer, 2008, pp. 95-109.
01/2008 B. Seibold
Meshless poisson problems in the finite pointset method: Positive stencils and multigrid
Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2006
L.L. Bonilla, M. Moscoso, G. Platero, J.M. Vega (ed.), Springer, 2008, pp. 692-896.
01/2007 B. Seibold
Multigrid and M-matrices in the finite pointset method
Proceedings in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2007, pp. 763-764.
01/2007 B. Seibold
Multigrid and M-matrices in the finite pointset method for incompressible flows
Meshfree methods for Partial Differential Equations III
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Vol. 57
Griebel, M. and Schweitzer, M.A. (ed.), Springer, 2007, pp. 219-234.
06/2004 B. Seibold
Optimal prediction in molecular dynamics
Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2004
A. Di Bucchianico (ed.), Springer, 2005, pp. 631-636.
Reports, Technical Articles, and Other Proceedings
12/2015 New Directions in Mathematical Approaches for Traffic Flow Management
White paper (author and editor)
09/2008 M. R. Flynn, A. R. Kasimov, J.-C. Nave, R. R. Rosales, B. Seibold
On “jamitons,” self-sustained nonlinear traffic waves
03/2005 B. Seibold
Optimal prediction in molecular dynamics
ECMI Newsletter 37, March 2005, pp. 11-13.
09/2002 C. Halse, V. Kippe, A. Pönitz, B. Seibold
Temperature stabilisation during the casting process
Proceedings of the 16th ECMI Modelling Week, 2002, pp. 3-27.
07/2001 B. Seibold
Non-Markovian optimal prediction with integro-differential equations
Technical Report LBNL-60022, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Download: report_lbnl-60022.pdf (352KB)
09/2000 Karunatulake, P. Kuhn, I. Matei, J. Munasinghe, B. Seibold, Surajiyono, P. Thang
Dynamics of balls and liquid in a ball mill
Report Modelling Seminar SS 2000
Download: modsem_tukl_2000.pdf (2.3MB)
Theses
08/2006 M-Matrices in meshless finite difference methods
PhD thesis, Department of Mathematics, University of Kaiserslautern, Shaker-Verlag
Download: seibold_dissertation.pdf (6.5MB), seibold_dissertation.ps.gz (1.6MB)
04/2003Optimal prediction in molecular dynamics
Diploma thesis, Department of Mathematics, University of Kaiserslautern
Download: seibold_diplomathesis.pdf (2.2MB), seibold_diplomathesis.ps.gz (1.2MB)
Data Sets
05/2018 Wu, F., R. E. Stern, S. Cui, M. L. Delle Monache, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, M. Churchill, N. Hamilton, R. Haulcy, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. B. Work
The Arizona Ring Experiments Dataset (ARED) (116.3MB)
12/2017 R. E. Stern, S. Cui, M. L. Delle Monache, R. Bhadani, M. Bunting, M. Churchill, N. Hamilton, R. Haulcy, H. Pohlmann, F. Wu, B. Piccoli, B. Seibold, J. Sprinkle, D. B. Work
Dissipation of stop-and-go waves via control of autonomous vehicles: Experimental results: Data (19.35MB)
Articles in Newspapers and Magazines
07/2013 Traffic Ghost Hunting
Nautilus Magazine
08/2010 The Ripple Effect of Bad Driving
The New York Times - The Opinion Pages