Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

M. Focardi - M. S. Gelli

Approximation results by difference schemes of Fracture Energies: the vectorial case.

created on 13 Nov 2000
modified on 12 Dec 2003


Published Paper

Inserted: 13 nov 2000
Last Updated: 12 dec 2003

Journal: NoDEA
Volume: 10
Number: 4
Pages: 469-495
Year: 2003


We provide a variational approximation by finite-difference schemes of energies in non-linear elasticity taking into account fracture.

Keywords: fracture mechanics, discrete model, non-linear elasticity, vectorial case