Membrane with Obstacle

  • Jiři Outrata
  • Michal Kočvara
  • Jochem Zowe
Part of the Nonconvex Optimization and Its Applications book series (NOIA, volume 28)

Abstract

We start the application part of the book with a classic example of an elliptic variational inequality—an elastic membrane with an obstacle. First, we describe the state problem and then, in the subsequent sections, three shape optimization problems of graded complexity.

Keywords

Variational Inequality Stiffness Matrix State Constraint Penalty Parameter Linear Complementarity Problem 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jiři Outrata
    • 1
  • Michal Kočvara
    • 2
  • Jochem Zowe
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Information Theory and AutomationCzech Academy of SciencesPragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Institute of Applied MathematicsUniversity of Erlangen-NurembergErlangenGermany

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