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Traveling waves in diffusive random media

Monday, October 22, 2012 - 4:05pm - 4:55pm
Keller 3-180
Wenxian Shen (Auburn University)
The current talk is concerned with traveling wave solutions
of reaction diffusion equations in random media.
I will first introduce the concept of random traveling wave
solutions and present a general theorem about the
existence of such traveling wave solutions. I will then
discuss the existence, uniqueness, and stability of
random traveling wave solutions of reaction diffusion
equations with bistable or monostable nonlinearity
in temporally random media. I will end the talk with
some remarks and open problems.
MSC Code: 
35C07