Methods and Applications of Analysis

Volume 18 (2011)

Number 1

A constructive method to controllability and observability for quasilinear hyperbolic systems

Pages: 69 – 84



Tatsien (Daqian) Li (School of Mathematical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China)


A simple constructive method is presented to get the exact boundary controllability, the exact boundary controllability of nodal profile and the exact boundary observability for 1-D quasilinear hyperbolic systems.


exact boundary controllability, exact boundary controllability of nodal profile, exact boundary observability, quasilinear hyperbolic system, contructive method

2010 Mathematics Subject Classification

35L50, 35Q93, 93B05, 93B07

Published 27 April 2011