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Decay of solutions of Maxwell–Klein–Gordon equations with arbitrary Maxwell field

Shiwu Yang

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In the author’s previous work, it has been shown that solutions of Maxwell–Klein–Gordon equations in 3+1 possess some form of global strong decay properties with data bounded in some weighted energy space. In this paper, we prove pointwise decay estimates for the solutions for the case when the initial data are merely small on the scalar field but can be arbitrarily large on the Maxwell field. This extends the previous result of Lindblad and Sterbenz, in which smallness was assumed both for the scalar field and the Maxwell field.

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Anal. PDE, Volume 9, Number 8 (2016), 1829-1902.

Received: 1 November 2015
Revised: 7 March 2016
Accepted: 28 August 2016
First available in Project Euclid: 16 November 2017

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Maxwell–Klein–Gordon decay


Yang, Shiwu. Decay of solutions of Maxwell–Klein–Gordon equations with arbitrary Maxwell field. Anal. PDE 9 (2016), no. 8, 1829--1902. doi:10.2140/apde.2016.9.1829.

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