09/11/2018, 15:00 — 16:30 — Sala P3.10, Pavilhão de Matemática
Moritz Reintjes, Instituto Superior Técnico
Introduction to the Theory of Shock Waves (I)
I plan to cover the following topics: Euler equations; Burger's equation; p-system; symmetric hyperbolic PDE's; shock formation; Lax method of solving Riemann problems; Glimm's method for solving Cauchy problems; Entropy solutions; artificial viscosity.
Planned duration: 6 x 1.5 hours.