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A Boundary Harnack Principle for Infinity-Laplacian and Some Related Results

Boundary Value Problems20072007:078029

DOI: 10.1155/2007/78029

Received: 27 June 2006

Accepted: 27 October 2006

Published: 17 January 2007


We prove a boundary comparison principle for positive infinity-harmonic functions for smooth boundaries. As consequences, we obtain (a) a doubling property for certain positive infinity-harmonic functions in smooth bounded domains and the half-space, and (b) the optimality of blowup rates of Aronsson's examples of singular solutions in cones.


Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Mathematics, Western Kentucky University


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© Tilak Bhattacharya. 2007

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