Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

K. Bhattacharya - A. Braides

Thin films with many small cracks

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Journal: Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Volume: 458
Pages: 823-840
Year: 2002
Doi: 10.1098/rspa.2001.0821


We show with an example that the limiting theory as thickness goes to zero of a thin film with many small cracks can be three-dimensional rather than two-dimensional.