18.306 Rodolfo R. Rosales.
rrr@math.mit.edu
MIT, Spring 2018.
18.306
Advanced PDE with Applications.
Tue & Thu, 9:30-11:00, in room 2-147.
 
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Some interesting pictures:
Check this photo of a sonic boom:   link to NASA.
Hyperbolic p.d.e.:   Sine-Gordon equation   utt - uxx + sin(u) = 0.  
  • Left: spreading of a localized initial disturbance at characteristic speeds.
  • Right: collision of a kink moving right with a breather moving left.