Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

S. Delladio

First variation formula for generalized Gauss graphs

created on 14 Dec 2001


Published Paper

Inserted: 14 dec 2001

Journal: Ann. Mat. Pura ed Appl.
Volume: CLXXIX
Pages: 17-37
Year: 2001


A first variation formula is proved in the context of generalized Gauss graphs, a class of generalized surfaces with Gauss maps.

Keywords: Rectifiable currents, varifolds, generalized Gauss graphs