Variational methods beyond the elastic threshold


All lectures will be held in Leibniz-Hörsaal (G 10),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Sunday, February 18, 2001
15:30 - 16:20C. Miehe   (Stuttgart)
Computational homogenization of elastoplastic microstructures based on incremental variational formulations
17:00 - 17:30C. Tamagnini  (Perugia)
Return mapping algorithms for rate-independent plasticity in geomechanics
17:30 - 18:00Florian Theil  (Oxford)
Mathematical framework for rate independent continuum models
Monday, February 19, 2001
09:00 - 09:50Sir S.F. Edwards   (Cambridge)
Compactivity and transmission of stress in granular materials
10:00 - 10:50R. Nova   (Milano)
The role of non-normality in soil mechanics: experimental evidence and some mathematical consequences
11:30 - 12:20Andrea Braides   (Roma)
Continuum variational limits of nonconvex discrete systems
Tuesday, February 20, 2001
09:30 - 10:20Gilles Francfort   (Paris)
Brittle fracture from a variational standpoint
11:00 - 11:50L. Mahadevan   (MIT)
Folding, Wrinkling and Crumpling: Elasticity and Hydrodynamics
15:00 - 15:30B. Audoly  (Paris)
Post-buckling of a long elastic strip as an approach to worm-like delamination
15:30 - 16:00Sergio Conti   (Leipzig)
Energy scaling in thin film blisters
16:00 - 16:30Shankar Venkataramani   (Chicago)
Generalized crumpling : Structures and scaling in elastic m-sheets

Date and Location

February 18 - 20, 2001
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Antonio DeSimone

Alexander Mielke

Stefan Müller

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