Approximation of a semilinear elliptic problem in an unbounded domain

Messaoud Kolli; Michelle Schatzman

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2010)

  • Volume: 37, Issue: 1, page 117-132
  • ISSN: 0764-583X

Abstract

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Let f be an odd function of a class C2 such that ƒ(1) = 0,ƒ'(0) < 0,ƒ'(1) > 0 and x f ( x ) / x increases on [0,1]. We approximate the positive solution of Δu + ƒ(u) = 0, on + 2 with homogeneous Dirichlet boundary conditions by the solution of - Δ u L + f ( u L ) = 0 , on ]0,L[2 with adequate non-homogeneous Dirichlet conditions. We show that the error uL - u tends to zero exponentially fast, in the uniform norm.

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Kolli, Messaoud, and Schatzman, Michelle. "Approximation of a semilinear elliptic problem in an unbounded domain." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 37.1 (2010): 117-132. <http://eudml.org/doc/194148>.

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author = {Kolli, Messaoud, Schatzman, Michelle},
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