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Topics in critical point theory

Author: Kanishka Perera; Martin Schechter
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Series: Cambridge tracts in mathematics, 198.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This book introduces the reader to powerful methods of critical point theory and details successful contemporary approaches to many problems, some of which had proved resistant to attack by older methods. Topics covered include Morse theory, critical groups, the minimax principle, various notions of linking, jumping nonlinearities and the Fučík spectrum in an abstract setting, sandwich pairs and the cohomological
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kanishka Perera; Martin Schechter
ISBN: 9781107029668 110702966X
OCLC Number: 798059502
Description: xi, 157 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Morse theory --
Linking --
Applications to semilinear problems --
Fučík spectrum --
Jumping nonlinearities --
Sandwich pairs --
Appendix: Sobolev spaces.
Series Title: Cambridge tracts in mathematics, 198.
Responsibility: Kanishka Perera, Florida Institute of Technology, Martin Schechter, University of California, Irvine.


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