Accession Number:

AD0755066

Title:

Shocks Violating Lax's Condition Are Unstable.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

In the paper the authors show, for a hyperbolic system of two conservation laws, that weak solutions which violate the Lax shock conditions, are unstable relative to smoothing of the initial data. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE