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A maximum principle for $P$-harmonic maps
with $L^{q}$ finite energy

Author: Kensho Takegoshi
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 126 (1998), 3749-3753
MSC (1991): Primary 58D15, 58E20
MathSciNet review: 1469437
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Abstract: We show a maximum principle for $P$-harmonic maps with $L^q$-finite energy. As an application we can generalize a non-existence theorem for harmonic maps with finite Dirichlet integral by Schoen and Yau to those maps.

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Kensho Takegoshi
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Graduate School of Science, Machikaneyama-cho 1-16, Toyonaka-shi Osaka, 560 Japan

Received by editor(s): April 21, 1997
Communicated by: Peter Li
Article copyright: © Copyright 1998 American Mathematical Society