Afrika Matematika

, Volume 30, Issue 7–8, pp 1249–1266 | Cite as

Pointwise controllability as limit of internal controllability for the one dimensional Euler–Bernoulli equation

  • Akram Ben AissaEmail author
  • Mama Abdelli


This paper is devoted to prove the pointwise controllability of the Euler–Bernoulli beam equation. It is obtained as a limit of internal controllability of the same type of equation. Our approach is based on the techniques used in Fabre and Puel (Port Math 51:335–350, 1994).


Beam equation Internal control Exact controllability Pointwise control 

Mathematics Subject Classification

93B07 93B05 93C20 35A15 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.UR Analysis and Control of PDE’s, UR 13ES64, Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences of MonastirUniversity of MonastirMonastirTunisia
  2. 2.Laboratory of Analysis and Control of PDEUniversity of Djillali LiabésSidi Bel AbbésAlgeria
  3. 3.University Mustapha Stamboli of MascaraMascaraAlgeria

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