Open Access Research Article

Existence of Positive Solutions for Nonlinear Eigenvalue Problems

Sheng-Ping Wang1*, Fu-Hsiang Wong2 and Fan-Kai Kung2

Author Affiliations

1 Holistic Education Center, Cardinal Tien College of Healthcare and Management, No.171, Zhongxing Rd., Sanxing Township, Yilan County 266, Taiwan

2 Department of Mathematics, National Taipei University of Education, 134, Ho-Ping E. Rd, Sec2, Taipei 10659, China

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Boundary Value Problems 2010, 2010:961496  doi:10.1155/2010/961496

Published: 8 March 2010

Abstract

We use a fixed point theorem in a cone to obtain the existence of positive solutions of the differential equation, , , with some suitable boundary conditions, where is a parameter.