Solution Blow-up in a Nonlinear System of Equations with Positive Energy in Field Theory

  • M. O. Korpusov


A problem for a nonlinear system of electromagnetic equations in the Coulomb calibration with allowance for sources of free-charge currents is considered. The local-in-time solvability in the weak sense of the corresponding initial–boundary value problem is proved by applying the method of a priori estimates in conjunction with the Galerkin method. A modified Levine method is used to prove that, for an arbitrary positive initial energy, under a certain initial condition on the functional \(\Phi (t) = \int\limits_\Omega {|A{|^2}dx} \), where A(x) is a vector potential, the solution of the initial–boundary value problem blows up in finite time. An upper bound for the blow-up time is obtained.


finite-time blow-up generalized Klein–Gordon equations nonlinear hyperbolic equations nonlinear initial–boundary value problems field theory 


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  1. 1.Faculty of PhysicsMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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