By Peter A. Markowich

ISBN-10: 3540346457

ISBN-13: 9783540346456

This booklet provides chosen themes in technological know-how and engineering from an applied-mathematics viewpoint. The defined typical, socioeconomic, and engineering phenomena are modeled by way of partial differential equations that relate nation variables similar to mass, pace, and effort to their spatial and temporal diversifications. as a rule, those equations are hugely nonlinear; in lots of instances they're structures, they usually signify demanding situations even for the main sleek and complex mathematical and numerical-analytic options. the chosen subject matters mirror the longtime medical pursuits of the writer. They contain flows of fluids and gases, granular-material flows, organic approaches resembling development formation on animal skins, kinetics of rarified gases, unfastened obstacles, semiconductor units, and socioeconomic procedures. every one subject is in brief brought in its medical or engineering context, via a presentation of the mathematical versions within the type of partial differential equations with a dialogue in their simple mathematical houses. the writer illustrates every one bankruptcy by way of a sequence of his personal high quality images, which show that partial differential equations are strong instruments for modeling a wide number of phenomena influencing our day-by-day lives.

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Toscani, Hydrodynamics from the dissipative Boltzmann equation, in Mathematical models of granular matter, Lecture Notes in Mathematics, Springer, G. Capriz, P. M. Mariano Edts, (in press) (2006)7 [6] C. Villani, Mathematics of Granular Materials, to appear in J. Stat. pdf 55 4. Chemotactic Cell Motion and Biological Pattern Formation Peter A. Markowich and Dietmar Ölz1 One of the most important principles governing the movement of biological cells is represented by chemotaxis, which refers to cell motion in direction of the gradient of a chemical substance.

We remark that the turbulent parts of the flows depicted in the Figs. 6 are two-phase flows, due to the air bubbles entrained close to the free water-air surface interacting with the turbulent water flow. Fig. 5. cfm 2 The Navier–Stokes and Euler Equations – Fluid and Gas Dynamics 33 2 The Navier–Stokes and Euler Equations – Fluid and Gas Dynamics 34 2 The Navier–Stokes and Euler Equations – Fluid and Gas Dynamics 35 Fig. 6. Turbulent (upper part) and laminar (lower part) flow in Cascada de Agua Azul, Chiapas, Mexico, with highly apparent transition region 2 The Navier–Stokes and Euler Equations – Fluid and Gas Dynamics 36 References [1] F.

1. ). A presentation of the corresponding model hierarchy, the connections of the different PDE models in the hierarchy and a collection of references on the mathematical analysis of kinetic and macroscopic chemotaxis models can be found in [3]. The scaling limit of a phase space chemotaxis model leading to the Keller–Segel model was rigorously analysed in [1]. 4) (after appropriate rescaling). 4) are posed on Rn , n = 1, 2 or 3 and look for solutions such that r decays to 0 as |x| tends to infinity.

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