Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Eikonal and transport PDEOptimization
|Speaker:||Craig Evans, Berkeley|
|Start time:||Fri, Dec 1 2000, 4:10PM|
Formal WKB type asymptotics generate a paired nonlinear first order PDE and a linear transport PDE from Schrodinger's equation. I will discuss some completely different settings in which these two PDE come up together and explain some consequences.