Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

A. Braides - A. Defranceschi - E. Vitali

Relaxation of elastic energies with free discontinuities and constraints on the strain

created on 09 Mar 2001
modified on 05 Dec 2002


Published Paper

Inserted: 9 mar 2001
Last Updated: 5 dec 2002

Journal: Ann. Scuola Norm. Sup. Pisa (V)
Volume: 1
Pages: 275-317
Year: 2002


We study relaxation problems on $SBD(\Omega)$ under the constraint that the singular part of the strain lies in a closed cone.