Analysis and Topology in Nonlinear Differential Equations

A Tribute to Bernhard Ruf on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday

  • Djairo G de Figueiredo
  • João Marcos do Ó
  • Carlos Tomei

Part of the Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and Their Applications book series (PNLDE, volume 85)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Emerson Abreu, João Marcos do Ó, Everaldo Medeiros
    Pages 1-21
  3. Claudianor O. Alves, Francisco Julio S. A. Corrêa
    Pages 23-38
  4. Vieri Benci, Lorenzo Luperi Baglini
    Pages 61-86
  5. Renato G. Bettiol, Paolo Piccione, Gaetano Siciliano
    Pages 103-133
  6. D. Cassani, L. Fattorusso, A. Tarsia
    Pages 187-206
  7. Mónica Clapp, Andrzej Szulkin
    Pages 231-240
  8. Grey Ercole
    Pages 267-276
  9. Marcelo F. Furtado, Liliane A. Maia, Everaldo S. Medeiros
    Pages 277-286
  10. A. C. Lazer, P. J. McKenna
    Pages 301-307

About this book


This volume is a collection of articles presented at the Workshop for Nonlinear Analysis held in João Pessoa, Brazil, in September 2012. The influence of Bernhard Ruf, to whom this volume is dedicated on the occasion of his 60th birthday, is perceptible throughout the collection by the choice of themes and techniques. The many contributors consider modern topics in the calculus of variations, topological methods and regularity analysis, together with novel applications of partial differential equations. In keeping with the tradition of the workshop, emphasis is given to elliptic operators inserted in different contexts, both theoretical and applied. Topics include semi-linear and fully nonlinear equations and systems with different nonlinearities, at sub- and supercritical exponents, with spectral interactions of Ambrosetti-Prodi type. Also treated are analytic aspects as well as applications such as diffusion problems in mathematical genetics and finance and evolution equations related to electromechanical devices.


elliptic regularity partial differential equations variational methods

Editors and affiliations

  • Djairo G de Figueiredo
    • 1
  • João Marcos do Ó
    • 2
  • Carlos Tomei
    • 3
  1. 1.IMECC-UNICAMPCidade Universitaria Instituto de Matematica, Estatistica e CCampinasBrazil
  2. 2.Departamento de Matemática - CCENUniversidade Federal da ParaíbaJoão PessoaBrazil
  3. 3.Departamento de MatemáticaPontifícia Universidade Católica do RioRio de JaneiroBrazil

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Birkhäuser, Cham
  • eBook Packages Mathematics and Statistics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-04213-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-04214-5
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