Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

D. Percivale - F. Tomarelli

From SBD to SBH : the elastic-plastic plate.

created on 07 Jun 2002


Published Paper

Inserted: 7 jun 2002

Journal: Interfaces and Free Boundaries
Volume: 4
Pages: 137-165
Year: 2002


A description of a flat elastic-perfectly plastic plate is obtained as a variational limit of a thin elastic 3D-body with damage at a small scale. A model of a rigid-plastic slab is decribed in a similar way.