Existence and partial regularity of static liquid crystal configurations

Robert Hardt, David Kinderlehrer, Fang-Hua Lin

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Abstract

We establish the existence and partial regularity for solutions of some boundary-value problems for the static theory of liquid crystals. Some related problems involving magnetic or electric fields are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)547-570
Number of pages24
JournalCommunications in Mathematical Physics
Volume105
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1986

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Partial Regularity
regularity
boundary value problems
Liquid Crystal
Electric Field
Magnetic Field
Boundary Value Problem
liquid crystals
Configuration
electric fields
configurations
magnetic fields

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  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Mathematical Physics

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Existence and partial regularity of static liquid crystal configurations. / Hardt, Robert; Kinderlehrer, David; Lin, Fang-Hua.

In: Communications in Mathematical Physics, Vol. 105, No. 4, 12.1986, p. 547-570.

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