Department of Mathematics

Student Analysis and PDE

  •  Regularity for Minimal Surfaces of Codimension 1
  •  10/18/2016
  •  4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
  •  C517 Wells Hall
  •  Leonardo Abbrescia, MSU

Assuming the existence of minimizers for the area functional, we will show how to set up the problem in order to invoke De Giorgi-Nash-Moser. Time permitting, we will show why regularity results are a much harder problem for minimal surfaces of codimension strictly bigger than 1.

 

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