Annali di Matematica Pura ed Applicata

, Volume 183, Issue 4, pp 469–493

Some existence results for the Webster scalar curvature problem in presence of symmetry

Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10231-004-0101-0

Cite this article as:
Felli, V. & Uguzzoni, F. Ann. Mat. Pura Appl. IV. Ser. (2004) 183: 469. doi:10.1007/s10231-004-0101-0

Abstract

We prove some existence results for the Webster scalar curvature problem on the Heisenberg group and on the unit sphere of ℂn+1, under the assumption of some natural symmetries of the prescribed curvatures. We use variational and perturbation techniques.

Keywords

Webster curvatureHeisenberg groupsubelliptic equations

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e ApplicazioniUniversità di Milano BicoccaMilanoItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di MatematicaUniversità degli Studi di BolognaBolognaItaly