Communications in Mathematical Sciences

Volume 8 (2010)

Number 2

Special Issue on the Occasion of Andrew Majda’s Sixtieth Birthday: Part II

Minmax variational principle for steady balanced solutions of the rotating shallow water equations

Pages: 321 – 339



Visweswaran Nageswaran

Bruce Turkington


Rotating shallow water model; steady flow; variational principle; potential vorticity; geostrophic adjustment

2010 Mathematics Subject Classification

76B55, 76U05

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