Communications in Mathematical Sciences

Volume 5 (2007)

Number 1

The Initial Layer Problem and Infinite Prandtl Number Limit of Rayleigh-Bénard Convection

Pages: 53 – 66

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4310/CMS.2007.v5.n1.a2

Authors

Jianguo Shi

Ke Wang

Shu Wang

Keywords

Boussinesq approximation; Rayleigh-Bénard convection; initial layer; infinite Prandtl number limit; asymptotic expansions; singular perturbation; classical energy methods

2010 Mathematics Subject Classification

35B25, 35B40, 35K57

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