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Nonlinear Elliptic Equations

  • Michael E. Taylor
Part of the Applied Mathematical Sciences book series (AMS, volume 117)

Abstract

Methods of the calculus of variations applied to problems in geometry and classical continuum mechanics often lead to elliptic PDE that are not linear. We discuss a number of examples and some of the developments that have arisen to treat such problems.

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Riemannian Manifold Minimal Surface Dirichlet Problem Nonlinear Elliptic Equation Morrey Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael E. Taylor
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of North CarolinaChapel HillUSA

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