TY - JOUR
T1 - Global solutions of the Hunter-Saxton equation
JF - SIAM J. Math. Anal. 37 (2005) 996-1026
Y1 - 2005
A1 - Alberto Bressan
A1 - Adrian Constantin
AB - We construct a continuous semigroup of weak, dissipative solutions to a nonlinear partial differential equations modeling nematic liquid crystals. A new distance functional, determined by a problem of optimal transportation, yields sharp estimates on the continuity of solutions with respect to the initial data.
UR - http://hdl.handle.net/1963/2256
U1 - 1991
U2 - Mathematics
U3 - Functional Analysis and Applications
ER -