Foundations of the Theory of Structured Deformations

  • Gianpietro Del Piero
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 447)


To introduce the theory of structured deformations, a good starting point is perhaps to illustrate a situation in which such objects arise naturally, although unexpectedly, from a problem in fracture mechanics.1


Structure Deformation Finite Union Limit Element Dimensional Hausdorff Measure Approximate Limit 
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  • Gianpietro Del Piero
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  1. 1.Dipartimento di IngegneriaUniversità di FerraraItaly

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