Error prediction in electromagnetic simulations using machine learning

Ergül, Özgür Salih
© 2019 IEEE.We present a novel approach of using deep convolutional neural networks (CNN) to predict electromagnetic scattering errors in iterative solutions of electrically large three-dimensional objects. Deep CNN models are constructed and trained by using surface current images to predict far-zone scattering errors. Numerical experiments demonstrate successful predictions with more than 95% accuracy. The constructed models can be useful to quickly assess the accuracy of candidate solutions of current distributions via their images.


Electromagnetic interaction complexity reduction using deep learnin
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In this thesis, we present a novel approach to accelerate electromagnetic simulations by the multilevel fast multipole algorithm (MLFMA). The strategy is based on a progressive elimination of electromagnetic interactions, resulting in trimmed tree structures, during iterative solutions. To systematically perform such eliminations, artificial neural network (ANN) models are constructed and trained to estimate errors in updated surface current coefficients. These column eliminations are supported by straightf...
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B. KARAOSMANOGLU and Ö. S. Ergül, “Error prediction in electromagnetic simulations using machine learning,” 2019, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: