Whither existence theory?

B. L. Willis, P. F. Zweifel, C. V.M. van der Mee

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It is suggested that in certain cases the Fredholm alternative theorem can be used to simplify existence proofs in time-independent linear transport theory. Existing results in abstract kinetic equations theory are generalized as to encompass polarized light transfer as well as certain inhomogeneous finite slab media.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)669-678
Number of pages10
JournalTransport Theory and Statistical Physics
Issue number5
StatePublished - Dec 1 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Transportation
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Applied Mathematics

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