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Existence and Uniqueness of Positive Solution for a Singular Nonlinear Second-Order -Point Boundary Value Problem

Boundary Value Problems20102010:254928

https://doi.org/10.1155/2010/254928

Received: 25 November 2009

Accepted: 10 March 2010

Published: 31 March 2010

Abstract

The existence and uniqueness of positive solution is obtained for the singular second-order -point boundary value problem for , , , where , , are constants, and can have singularities for and/or and for . The main tool is the perturbation technique and Schauder fixed point theorem.

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Authors’ Affiliations

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Department of Mathematics, Beihua University

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© X. Lv and M. Pei. 2010

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