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Galerkin Method with Graded Meshes for Wiener-Hopf Operators with PC Symbols in Lp Spaces

  • Pedro A. SantosEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Operator Theory: Advances and Applications book series (OT, volume 221)

Abstract

This paper is concerned with the applicability of maximum defect polynomial (Galerkin) spline approximation methods with graded meshes to Wiener-Hopf operators with matrix-valued piecewise continuous generating function defined on R. For this, an algebra of sequences is introduced, which contains the approximating sequences we are interested in.T here is a direct relationship between the stability of the approximation method for a given operator and invertibility of the corresponding sequence in this algebra. Exploring this relationship, the methods of essentialization, localization and identification of the local algebras are used in order to derive stability criteria for the approximation sequences.

Keywords

Galerkin method graded meshes Wiener-Hopf operators 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Matemática Instituto Superior TécnicoUniversidade Técnica de LisboaLisboaPortugal

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