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Coerciveness Property for a Class of Non-Smooth Functionals

  • Dumitru Motreanu

    Université de Perpignan, France
  • Viorica V. Motreanu

    Universität Zürich, Switzerland
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Abstract

The paper establishes a general coerciveness property for a class of non-smooth func-tionals satisfying an appropriate Palais-Smale condition. This result is obtained by applying an abstract principle supplying qualitative information concerning the asymptotic behaviour of a non-smooth functional. Comparison with other results in this field is provided.

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Dumitru Motreanu, Viorica V. Motreanu, Coerciveness Property for a Class of Non-Smooth Functionals. Z. Anal. Anwend. 19 (2000), no. 4, pp. 1087–1093

DOI 10.4171/ZAA/1000