Journal of Applied Mathematics

Regularization method for parabolic equation with variable operator

Valentina Burmistrova

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Abstract

Consider the initial boundary value problem for the equation ut=L(t)u, u(1)=w on an interval [0,1] for t>0, where w(x) is a given function in L2(Ω) and Ω is a bounded domain in n with a smooth boundary Ω. L is the unbounded, nonnegative operator in L2(Ω) corresponding to a selfadjoint, elliptic boundary value problem in Ω with zero Dirichlet data on Ω. The coefficients of L are assumed to be smooth and dependent of time. It is well known that this problem is ill-posed in the sense that the solution does not depend continuously on the data. We impose a bound on the solution at t=0 and at the same time allow for some imprecision in the data. Thus we are led to the constrained problem. There is built an approximation solution, found error estimate for the applied method, given preliminary error estimates for the approximate method.

Article information

Source
J. Appl. Math., Volume 2005, Number 4 (2005), 383-392.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 22 December 2005

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jam/1135272206

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1155/JAM.2005.383

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR2204921

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1092.35037

Citation

Burmistrova, Valentina. Regularization method for parabolic equation with variable operator. J. Appl. Math. 2005 (2005), no. 4, 383--392. doi:10.1155/JAM.2005.383. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jam/1135272206


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