Accession Number : AD0771724
Title : Some Continuation and Variational Methods for Positive Solutions of Nonlinear Elliptic Eigenvalue Problems.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON DEPT OF MATHEMATICS
Personal Author(s) : Crandall,Michael G. ; Rabinowitz,Paul H.
Report Date : OCT 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 34
Abstract : Continuation and variational methods are developed to construct positive solutions for nonlinear elliptic eigenvalue problems. The class of equations studied contain in particular models arising in chemical kinetics, nonlinear heat generation, and the gravitational equilibrium of polytropic stars. (Author)
Descriptors : *Nonlinear differential equations, *Partial differential equations, *Eigenvectors, Topology, Functional analysis, Inequalities, Numerical integration, Kinetics, Heat transfer, Stars
Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE