Well-posedness of Nonconvex Variational Problems

  • Alexander J. Zaslavski
Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 82)


In this chapter based on [92,93] we study variational problems in which the values at the end points are also subject to variations. Using the Baire category approach and the porosity notion we show that most variational problems are well posed.


Banach Space Variational Principle Variational Problem Lower Semicontinuous Weak Topology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander J. Zaslavski
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTechnion - Israel Institute of TechnologyHaifaIsrael

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