PDE Seminar Abstracts

Bubble tree decompositions for critical anisotropic equations

Jérôme Vétois
University of Nice, France
9 May 2011 2-3pm, Mills Lecture Room 202


We describe the asymptotic behavior in energy space of Palais-Smale sequences for an anisotropic problem on a domain in the Euclidian space. This description is well-known in the isotropic case (Struwe 1984). In the general case, we emphasize the crucial role played by the geometry of the domain.