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On the existence of positive solution for an elliptic equation of Kirchhoff type via Moser iteration method

  • Francisco Júlio S A Corrêa1Email author and
  • Giovany M Figueiredo2
Boundary Value Problems20062006:79679

DOI: 10.1155/BVP/2006/79679

Received: 18 November 2005

Accepted: 18 April 2006

Published: 3 August 2006


We investigate the questions of existence of positive solution for the nonlocal problem and on , where is a bounded smooth domain of , and and are continuous functions.


Authors’ Affiliations

Departamento de Matemática-CCEN, Universidade Federal do Pará
Dedicated to our dear friend and collaborator Professor Claudianor O. Alves


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