Burgers, Fisher and Related Equations

  • Abdul-Majid Wazwaz
Part of the Nonlinear Physical Science book series (NPS)


In the preceeding three chapters we examined the nonlinear evolution equations that include dispersion terms. In this chapter, we will study the nonlinear evolution equations where each equation contains the dissipative term u xx in addition to other partial derivatives. This new family of nonlinear equations gained its importance because it appears in many scientific applications and physical phenomena.


Relate Equation Travel Wave Solution Burger Equation Nonlinear Evolution Equation Fisher Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abdul-Majid Wazwaz
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsSaint Xavier UniversityChicagoUSA

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