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Elliptic planar vector fields with degeneracies

Author: Abdelhamid Meziani
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 357 (2005), 4225-4248
MSC (2000): Primary 35F05; Secondary 30G20
Published electronically: December 9, 2004
MathSciNet review: 2159708
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Abstract: This paper deals with the normalization of elliptic vector fields in the plane that degenerate along a simple and closed curve. The associated homogeneous equation $Lu=0$ is studied and an application to a degenerate Beltrami equation is given.

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Abdelhamid Meziani
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199

Keywords: Beltrami equation, CR equation, elliptic vector field, normalization
Received by editor(s): January 13, 2003
Received by editor(s) in revised form: December 23, 2003
Published electronically: December 9, 2004
Article copyright: © Copyright 2004 American Mathematical Society