Instructor:
Andrej Cherkaev
Department of Mathematics JWB Office 225 University of Utah Email: cherk@math.utah.edu Tel : +1 801  581 6822 
Notes will be distributed
Please contact me if you have question. 
Quasiconvexity, Bounds


Gclosures.


Variational problems for elastic structures.


Various problems of structural optimization.

Examples of optimal design include:
I semester
 
Introduction: Onedimensional systems
Introduction to optimal control 

Homogenization.


Optimization of conducting structures
Optimal caverns in an elastic plane 
Optimization and Homogenization are placed on www.math.utah.edu/~cherk/teach/7710.htm
Fishes (by Esher) 
=>  "Homogenized" Fishes 