Potentially Singular Solutions of the 3D Incompressible Euler Equations

Speaker: 
Gou Lou, Caltech
Date: 
Nov 14 2013 - 4:30pm
Event type: 
Analysis of Fluids and Related Topics
Room: 
Fine 322
Abstract: 

Whether the 3D incompressible Euler equations can develop a singularity in finite time from smooth initial data is one of the most challenging problems in mathematical fluid dynamics.