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New Functionals in Calculus of Variations

  • E. De Giorgi
  • L. Ambrosio
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 43)

Abstract

Recent studies on energy functionals corresponding to mixtures of different fluids some of which may be liquid crystals lead to investigate functionals of the type (see [4, 5, 7, 8, 15, 22, 23, 24])

Keywords

Liquid Crystal Lower Semicontinuity Bounded Variation Borel Function Minimal Hypersurface 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. De Giorgi
    • 1
  • L. Ambrosio
    • 1
  1. 1.Scuola Normale SuperiorePisaItaly

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