MATH-604 / 3 credits

Teacher: Radici Emanuela

Language: English

Remark: Fall semester - Tuesdays 2 - 4pm - online. Exam session on Thursday January 14th from 9h15 to 13h15 by ZOOM


Frequency

Only this year

Summary

The goal of this course is to present an overview on the solvability and the regularity of relevant models of physical, technological and economical systems, which may be formulated as minimization problems of suitable integral functionals.

Content

Keywords

Direct method, Euler Lagrange equations, lowersemicontinuity, convexity

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic courses of analysis and Functional analysis

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • understand when it is possible to apply and how to use the Direct method of calculus of variations, describe the eventual osbtacles and how to overcome them

In the programs

  • Exam form: Oral presentation (session free)
  • Subject examined: Some Aspects of Calculus of Variations
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 28 Hour(s)

Reference week

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13-14     
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