# Questions tagged [linear-pde]

Questions about linear partial differential equations. Often used in combination with the top-level tag ap.analysis-of-pdes.

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### Research topics in Microlocal Analysis

Before asking this question here I did some research on web but I would like to get the opinion of those directly interested if there are any , (as I did in this thread Research topics in distribution ...

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### Reference request: Schauder estimates for parabolic equations

Where can I find Schauder estimates for second order linear parabolic equations (in divergence form with potential)?
Any reference would be highly appreciated.

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### $W^{k,1}$ regularity for elliptic equations

Let $\Omega$ be a bounded region in $\mathbb{R}^n$ and assume $u$ is a solutions of $\nabla \cdot (a \nabla u)=f$ with $a>c>0$ in $\Omega$, where $a\in C^k(\bar{\Omega})$. Is the following ...

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### 6 linear PDE for only 3 unknowns?

Let $x \in (0,L)$, $t \in (0,T)$, and let $u_0 = u_0(x) \in \mathbb{R}^3$, $g=g(t) \in \mathbb{R}^3$, $P = P(x,t) \in \mathbb{R}^3$ and $Q = Q(x,t) \in \mathbb{R}^3$ be continuously differentiable ...

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### First order partial differential equation [closed]

I know there is a solution to this pde
$$\partial_{t} f(t,x)= \partial_{x}(v(x)f(t,x))$$
$$ f(0,x)=g(x)$$
( Where $v$ and $g$ are known functions)
which is given by
$$ f(t,x)=\frac{1}{v(x)} h(t+\...

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### Eigenfunctions of elliptic equations

Let $\Omega$ be a bounded region in $\mathbb{R}^n$ and $a_1, a_2$ be smooth positive functions such that $a_1-a_2$ is compactly supported in $\Omega$, and $a_i>c>0$, for some constant $c$. ...

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### Global solutions of the wave equation with bounded initial condition

Let $f,g$ be bounded compactly supported smooth functions, and assume $u$ is the solutions of the wave equation
$$u_{tt}-c^2(x)\Delta u=0 \ \ \hbox{on} \ \ \mathbb{R}^n \times (0,\infty)$$
$$u(x,0)=f, ...

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### Two PDE for one unknown?

Let $x \in (0,L)$, $t \in (0,T)$, and let $f_1 = f_1(x,t) \in \mathbb{R}$, $f_2 = f_2(x,t) \in \mathbb{R}$, $u^0 = u^0(x) \in \mathbb{R}$ and $g= g(t) \in \mathbb{R}$ be continuous functions.
My ...

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### approach to perturb a linear operator

My question is related to how one normally would perturb a linear operator.
Let $B_1$ denote the open unit ball in $ R^N$ and suppose $\gamma>0$ is such that the operator
$$L(\phi):=\Delta \phi(...

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### Wave equation regularity

I have an equation of the type
$$\hat{\rho} u_{tt}-\hat{E}u_{xx}=f(x,t)$$
for $x\in (0,1)$ and $t>0$, where $\hat{\rho}$ and $\hat{E}$ are constants, $u(0,t)=u(1,t)=0$, $u(x,0)=p(x)$, $u_t(x,0)=q(...

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### Harnack Inequality for uniformly elliptic PDE via constructing a singularity

I am trying to prove a Harnack inequality for a nonnegative subsolution $u \in H^1(B_2)$ to the PDE $\text{div}(A Du) \ge 0$, where $A = A(x)$ is uniformly elliptic. The proof outline I am following ...

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### Replacing the initial conditions for a PDE

The problem
The PDE I am working with is given by $\left(\partial_a^b \leftrightarrow\frac{\partial^b}{\partial a^b}\right)$
$$\partial_t \psi = i \partial_x^2 \psi$$
$$\psi(x,t=0) = \psi_0(x)$$
$$\...

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### Exact solution of two coupled transport equations

I want to solve the following system
$$\eqalign{
& y_t = -y_x + z\text{ in }(0,\text{T}) \times (0,1) \cr
& z_t = z_x + y\text{ in }(0,\text{T}) \times (0,1) \cr
& y(0,x) = y_0,\,\,z(...

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### fundamental solution of an elliptic PDE in divergence form with non-symmetric matrix

I am looking for the fundamental solution of the following PDE
$$\partial_i (a^{ij}\partial_j u)=f$$
where $a^{ij}(x)$ is a non-symmetric matrix with possibly non-constant coefficients.
I could ...

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### Existence of solution for the PDE $p \frac{\partial f(p, q)}{\partial p}-q \frac{\partial f(p, q)}{\partial q}=g(p, q)$

Consider the following PDE:
\begin{equation}
p \frac{\partial f(p, q)}{\partial p}-q \frac{\partial f(p, q)}{\partial q}=g(p, q),\tag{$\star$}
\end{equation}
where $g$ is a flat function at the point (...