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Inventiones mathematicae

, Volume 167, Issue 3, pp 445–453 | Cite as

Global well-posedness for the critical 2D dissipative quasi-geostrophic equation

  • A. Kiselev
  • F. Nazarov
  • A. Volberg
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Abstract

We give an elementary proof of the global well-posedness for the critical 2D dissipative quasi-geostrophic equation. The argument is based on a non-local maximum principle involving appropriate moduli of continuity.

Keywords

Singular Integral Operator Dissipative Evolution Periodic Initial Data Thermal Active Scalar Unique Global Smooth Solution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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