By Cristian Gutierrez

ISBN-10: 3319433725

ISBN-13: 9783319433721

Now in its moment variation, this monograph explores the Monge-Ampère equation and the most recent advances in its research and applications. It offers an basically self-contained systematic exposition of the idea of susceptible suggestions, together with regularity effects by way of L. A. Caffarelli. The geometric points of this concept are under pressure utilizing recommendations from harmonic research, akin to protecting lemmas and set decompositions. An attempt is made to give entire proofs of all theorems, and examples and routines are provided to additional illustrate vital concepts. a few of the subject matters thought of contain generalized ideas, non-divergence equations, go sections, and convex solutions. New to this version is a bankruptcy at the linearized Monge-Ampère equation and a bankruptcy on inside Hölder estimates for moment derivatives. Bibliographic notes, up-to-date and multiplied from the 1st variation, are integrated on the finish of each bankruptcy for additional analyzing on Monge-Ampère-type equations and their varied purposes within the components of differential geometry, the calculus of diversifications, optimization difficulties, optimum mass delivery, and geometric optics. either researchers and graduate scholars engaged on nonlinear differential equations and their functions will locate this to be an invaluable and concise resource.