Examples of structures  Structural optimization 
Indicator of material's performance  Coupling 
Indirect and distant measurements  Morphology: Adaptation of organisms 
Dynamics, damage, and dissipation  Active materials 
Modeling structures  Field concentration 
Homogenization  Field in optimal structures 
Bounds on effective properties  Gclosure 
Inverse problems  Dynamics 
Numerical modeling  Percolation 
Exact solutions  Fields in optimal structures 
Conservation of effective properties  Multiphase optimal mixtures 
Iterative homogenization  Algebra of extreme structures 
There are surprisingly many types of structures, whose effective properties
can be analytically computed or approximated. The galleries of such structures
and a theoretical background to the calculation of their properties
can be seen below.



(some day, these galleries will be interactive!)