On the Symmetry of Solutions to a k-Hessian Type Equation

Barbara Brandolini, Barbara Brandolini

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In this note we prove that if u is a negative solution to a nonlinear elliptic equation involving a Hessian operator, and u is zero on the boundary of a ball, then u is radially symmetric and increasing along the radii.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)487-493
Number of pages7
JournalAdvanced Nonlinear Studies
Publication statusPublished - 2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • General Mathematics


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