Wave Motion

  • Joachim Escher

    University of Hannover, Germany
  • Adrian Constantin

    King's College London, UK
  • Robin Johnson

    University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • Walter A. Strauss

    Brown University, Providence, USA
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This workshop was devoted to recent progress in the mathematical study of water waves, with special emphasis on nonlinear phenomena. Both aspects related to the governing equations (free boundary Euler equations) as well as aspects related to various model equations were of interest.

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Joachim Escher, Adrian Constantin, Robin Johnson, Walter A. Strauss, Wave Motion. Oberwolfach Rep. 6 (2009), no. 1, pp. 429–462

DOI 10.4171/OWR/2009/07