Editorial Board of Contemporary Mathematics
Dennis DeTurck, managing editor
Michael Loss Kailash Misra Martin J. Strauss
2010 Mathematics Subject Classification. Primary 35P25, 47A40, 35Q51, 35Q53, 35Q55,
35Q35, 37K40, 37K15, 65M70, 65M85.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Nonlinear wave equations : analytic and computational techniques : AMS Special Session on
Nonlinear Waves and Integrable Systems : April 13–14, 2013, Boulder, CO / Christopher W.
Curtis, Anton Dzhamay, Willy A. Hereman, Barbara Prinari, editors.
pages cm. – (Contemporary mathematics ; volume 635)
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 978-1-4704-1050-6 (alk. paper)
1. Nonlinear wave equations. I. Curtis, Christopher W., editor. II. Dzhamay, Anton, 1970– editor.
III. Hereman, Willy A., 1954– editor. IV. Prinari, B., 1972– editor.
512 .353–dc23 2014033711
Contemporary Mathematics ISSN: 0271-4132 (print); ISSN: 1098-3627 (online)
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