Control of partial differential equations : Cetraro, Italy 2010
 Language
 English.
 Imprint
 Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, c2012.
 Physical description
 xiii, 344 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
 Series
 Lecture notes in mathematics (SpringerVerlag) 2048.
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Contents/Summary
 Bibliography
 Includes bibliographical references.
 Contents

 1 On some recent advances on stabilization for hyperbolic equations. 2 Notes on the Control of the Liouville Equation. 3 Some questions of control in fluid mechanics. 4 Carleman estimates and some applications to control theory. 5 The Wave Equation: Control and Numerics.
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 Publisher's Summary
 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.
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 Publication date
 2012
 Responsibility
 Fatiha AlabauBoussouira ... [et al.] ; editors, Piermarco Cannarsa, JeanMichel Coron.
 Series
 Lecture notes in mathematics, 00758434 ; 2048
 Note
 "CIME Foundation subseries".Cover.
 "The CIME Course on Control of Partial Differential Equations ... took place in Cetraro (CS, Italy), July 1923, 2010. ... The course consisted of five series of lectures, which are now the source of the chapters of this monograph".Pref.
 ISBN
 9783642278921 (pbk.)
 3642278922 (pbk.)