Research report 2014 - Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Effective description of heterogeneous media

Authors
Marahrens, Daniel; Otto, Felix
Departments
Musterbildung, Energielandschaften und Skalierungsgesetze
Summary
In applications, it is often desirable to obtain macroscopic properties of heterogeneous materials with microscopic structures. It is possible to obtain these by simulating a representative volume element. In order to do so efficiently, one requires accurate error estimates which are derived by combining ideas from analysis and probability theory.

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