The Partial Differential Equation

whose solutions are called Minimal Surfaces.

**References**

do Carmo, M. P. ``Minimal Surfaces.'' §3.5 in
*Mathematical Models from the Collections of Universities and Museums* (Ed. G. Fischer).
Braunschweig, Germany: Vieweg, pp. 41-43, 1986.

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