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  • Research Article
  • Open Access

Existence of Solutions for a Nonlinear Elliptic Equation with General Flux Term

Fixed Point Theory and Applications20112011:496417

  • Received: 25 September 2010
  • Accepted: 27 February 2011
  • Published:


We prove the existence of solutions for an elliptic partial differential equation having more general flux term than either -Laplacian or flux term of the Leray-Lions type conditions: . Brouwer's fixed point theorem is one of the fundamental tools of the proof.


  • Elliptic Equation
  • Differential Geometry
  • Computational Biology
  • Full Article
  • Nonlinear Elliptic Equation

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Department of Applied Mathematics, Dankook University, Cheonan, Chungnam, 330-714, Republic of Korea