Inserted: 18 feb 2009
Journal: Appl. Anal.
A $3D$-$2D$ dimensional reduction argument through $\Gamma$-convergence and relaxation techniques for constrained energy functionals is used to characterize the behavior of ferromagnetic (or ferroelectric) thin films with nonhomogeneous profiles.
Keywords: Dimensional Reduction, Micromagnetics, Tangential quasiconvexification