Considered here is a system of smectic liquid crystals possessing polarizations described by the Oseen-Frank and Chen-Lubensky energies. We establish partial regularity of minimizers for the governing energy functional using the idea of (c,β)-almost minimizer introduced in .
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems- Series A|
|Publication status||Published - 2013 Apr|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Discrete Mathematics and Combinatorics
- Applied Mathematics