Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

G. Bellettini - L. Mugnai

Approximation of the Helfrich's functional via Diffuse Interfaces

created by belletti on 29 Oct 2009


Submitted Paper

Inserted: 29 oct 2009

Year: 2009


We give a rigorous proof of the approximability of the so-called Helfrich's functional via diffuse interfaces, under a constraint on the ratio between the bending rigidity and the Gauss-rigidity.