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Local solution of carrier's equation in a noncylindrical domain

  • Tania Nunes Rabello1Email author and
  • Maria Cristina De Campos Vieira1
Journal of Inequalities and Applications20052005:313250

Received: 29 April 2003

Published: 11 July 2005


We study Carrier's equation in a noncylindrical domain. We use the penalty method combined with Faedo-Galerkin and compactness arguments. We obtain results of the existence and uniqueness of the local solution.

Authors’ Affiliations

Departamento de Matemática, Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, São Paulo, Brazil


© Rabello and Vieira. 2005