For more information about this meeting, contact Victor Nistor, Stephanie Zerby, Mark Levi, Jinchao Xu, Ludmil Zikatanov.
|Title:||Gamma-Convergence and Minimizing Energies|
|Seminar:||CCMA Luncheon Seminar|
|Speaker:||Marta Lewicka, University of Pittsburgh|
|We shall introduce the definition and main properties of Gamma-convergence, which is the the key concept in the Calculus of Variations. We will explain how this concept plays central role in the mathematical theory of Elasticity, Phase Transitions and Homogenization.|
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|Date:||02 / 22 / 2013|
|Time:||12:20pm - 01:30pm|