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Existence of solutions for nonlocal p-Laplacian thermistor problems on time scales

Wenjing Song1 and Wenjie Gao2*

Author Affiliations

1 Institute of Applied Mathematics, Jilin University of Finance and Economics, Changchun, 130117, P.R. China

2 Institute of Mathematics, Jilin University, Changchun, 130012, P.R. China

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Boundary Value Problems 2013, 2013:1  doi:10.1186/1687-2770-2013-1

Published: 4 January 2013

Abstract

In this paper, a nonlocal initial value problem to a p-Laplacian equation on time scales is studied. The existence of solutions for such a problem is obtained by using the topological degree method.

Keywords:
existence; p-Laplacian; time scales; topological degree