25-27 April 2018
Institut de mathématique Simion Stoilow de l'Académie Roumaine
Europe/Bucharest timezone

La théorie d'Oseen-Frank des cristaux liquides/The Oseen-Frank theory of liquid crystals

25 Apr 2018, 16:30
1h
Universitatea din Bucuresti - Bulevardul Mihail Kogalniceanu 36–46- Sala Constantin Stoicescu ()

Universitatea din Bucuresti - Bulevardul Mihail Kogalniceanu 36–46- Sala Constantin Stoicescu

Speaker

John Ball (U. Oxford, Royaume Uni)

Description

The lecture will discuss the classical Oseen-Frank theory of nematic liquid crystals, and some results with Epifanio Virga on energy-minimizing properties of universal solutions, and with Lu Liu on exterior problems.

Primary author

John Ball (U. Oxford, Royaume Uni)

Co-authors

Epifanio Virga (U. Pavie, Italie) Lu Liu (U. Oxford, Royaume Uni)

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