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Carnegie Mellon Center for Nonlinear Analysis
Variational Characterization of the Effective Yield Set in Polycrystal Plasticity


Marian Bocea
North Dakota State University
Department of mathematics

: The effective yield set in several models from Polycrystal Plasticity is characterized by means of variational principles in L-infinity associated to supremal functionals obtained as Gamma-limits of power-law functionals acting on fields subject to constant rank differential constraints.