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Mathematics - Dynamical Systems & Differential Equations | Control of Partial Differential Equations - Cetraro, Italy 2010, Editors: Piermarco Cannarsa,

Control of Partial Differential Equations

Cetraro, Italy 2010, Editors: Piermarco Cannarsa, Jean-Michel Coron

Alabau-Boussouira, F., Brockett, R., Glass, O., Le Rousseau, J., Zuazua, E.

Cannarsa, Piermarco, Coron, Jean-Michel (Eds.)

2012, XIII, 344 p. 66 illus., 49 illus. in color.

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  • Self-contained: the book can be used by researchers in partial differential equations who want to learn about the control of such equations without requiring a special background in control theory.
  • Covers the main recent progress in control of partial differential equations.
  • Includes numerous challenging open problems
The term “control theory” refers to the body of results - theoretical, numerical and algorithmic - which have been developed to influence the evolution of the state of a given system in order to meet a prescribed performance criterion. Systems of interest to control theory may be of very different natures. This monograph is concerned with models that can be described by partial differential equations of evolution. It contains five major contributions and is connected to the CIME Course on Control of Partial Differential Equations that took place in Cetraro (CS, Italy), July 19 - 23, 2010.  Specifically, it covers the stabilization of evolution equations, control of the Liouville equation, control in fluid mechanics, control and numerics for the wave equation, and Carleman estimates for elliptic and parabolic equations with application to control. We are confident this work will provide an authoritative reference work for all scientists who are interested in this field, representing at the same time a friendly introduction to, and an updated account of, some of the most active trends in current research.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » 35B35, 93B05, 93B07, 93B52, 93C20, 93D15, 76B75, 65M10, 65M12 - control theory - fluid control - numerical analysis - stabilization

Related subjects » Applications - Classical Continuum Physics - Computational Science & Engineering - Dynamical Systems & Differential Equations

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