CMU Campus
Center for                           Nonlinear Analysis
CNA Home People Seminars Publications Workshops and Conferences CNA Working Groups CNA Comments Form Summer Schools Summer Undergraduate Institute PIRE Cooperation Graduate Topics Courses SIAM Chapter Seminar Positions Contact
Seminar Abstracts

Paolo Podio-Guidugli, Department of Civil Engineering, Univ. di Roma

"Structure Thinness, mechanical and variational "

Abstract

I shall discuss thinness, the key concept in the mechanics of elastic structures, from two complementing points of view, that of continuum mechanics and that of variational convergence.

TUESDAY, September 23, 2003
Time: 1:30 P.M.
Location: PPB 300