, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 431-437
Date: 20 Dec 2012

A Blowup Criterion for Ideal Viscoelastic Flow

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We establish an analog of the Beale–Kato–Majda criterion for singularities of smooth solutions of the system of PDE arising in the Oldroyd model for ideal viscoelastic flow.

Communicated by G. P. Galdi
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DMS-1004733.