The Journal of Geometric Analysis

, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp 343–401

An inviscid flow with compact support in space-time

  • Vladimir Scheffer

DOI: 10.1007/BF02921318

Cite this article as:
Scheffer, V. J Geom Anal (1993) 3: 343. doi:10.1007/BF02921318


There exists a nonzero weak solution to the Euler equations of time-dependent incompressible fluid flow in the plane such that this solution has compact support in space-time.

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© Mathematica Josephina, Inc. 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vladimir Scheffer
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsRutgers UniversityNew Brunswick