Department of Mathematics

Calculus of Variations

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Professor Prof. Michael Struwe
Assistant Manuela Gehrig
Lectures Mon. 10–12
Thu. 10–12
HG G 43
HG G 43
Exercise classes Mon. 13–15
Wed. 15–17
HG D 5.2
HG E 1.1

Lectures begin: Monday, 22 September, 10:15, HG G 43
Exercises begin: Monday, 22 September or Thursday, 24 September 2014

Oral exam: 30 min.

Exercises: Details of the exercises can be found here.

Please realize that the lecture starts in the second week of semester, at 22 September.


Variational principles, Euler-Lagrange equation, existence of minimizers and/or saddle points, Palais-Smale condition, pseudo-gradient-flow, minimax-principles, applications to partial differential equations.



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