Linear Inviscid Damping in Gevrey Spaces



We prove linear inviscid damping near a general class of monotone shear flows in a finite channel, in Gevrey spaces. This is an essential step towards proving nonlinear inviscid damping for general shear flows that are not close to the Couette flow, which is a major open problem in 2d Euler equations.



We are grateful to the anonymous referee for invaluable suggestions that improved the presentation of the paper.


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  1. 1.University of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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