Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory

Networks of curves in the plane moving by curvature

Carlo Mantegazza (Dip. Mat. "Renato Caccioppoli", Univ. Napoli Federico II and Scuola Superiore Meridionale, Napoli)

created by novaga on 11 Oct 2015

16 oct 2015 -- 17:00   [open in google calendar]

Dipartimento di Matematica, Aula Riunioni


I will present some old, new and possibly "incoming" results obtained with Matteo Novaga, Enzo Tortorelli, Annibale Magni and Alessandra Pluda on the motion by curvature of a network of curves in the Euclidean plane. Moreover, I will discuss some actual open problems and research directions.