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By Michael Struwe

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B>Aus der Amazon.de-Redaktion Das Buch bietet eine ausgezeichnete, klar dargestellte Übersicht über einige Gebiete der modernen Variationsrechnung. Das erste Kapitel behandelt direkte Methoden der Variationsrechnung, welche die Existenz des Minimums eines Variationsproblems sicherstellen sollen, verschiedene Kompaktheitsbegriffe sowie das Ekelandsche Prinzip. Als Anwendungen kommen nichtlineare elliptische Differenzialgleichungen, Existenzsätze aus der Elastizitätstheorie, das Plateau challenge, periodische Lösungen von Hamiltonschen Systemen und nichtlineare Wellengleichungen zur Diskussion. Im zweiten Kapitel werden instabile kritische Punkte von Variationsproblemen mithilfe von Minimax-Methoden wie den verschiedenen Formen der Palais-Smale-Bedingung und des Mountain-Pass-Lemma sowie der Index- und der Ljusternik-Schnirelman-Theorie untersucht. Die theoretischen Resultate werden auf Fragen aus der Theorie der Hamiltonschen Systeme und semilinearer elliptischer Differenzialgleichungen angewendet. Das abschließende dritte Kapitel beschäftigt sich mit einigen Grenzfällen der Palais-Smale-Bedingung. Es enthält unter anderem Untersuchungen zum Yamabe-Problem und harmonischen Abbildungen auf Riemannschen Mannigfaltigkeiten. Die Liste der Referenzen umfasst die meisten klassischen und neueren Arbeiten, welche zu der Entwicklung dieser Theorie wesentliche Beiträge geleistet haben.

Das Buch richtet sich hauptsächlich an Mathematikstudenten höherer Semester und Doktoranden, aber auch an Wissenschaftler, die sich in moderne mathematische Variationsmethoden einarbeiten wollen. Es soll den Leser möglichst schnell an die aktuelle Forschung heranführen, ohne sich in technischen info zu verzetteln. Aus diesem Grund werden nur die wesentlichsten Aspekte der Theorie der Variationsprobleme behandelt, einige Beweise sind nur skizziert und technische info manchmal weggelassen. Die allgemeinen abstrakten Resultate wechseln sich ab mit Anwendungen auf spezielle Probleme. Die Tatsache, dass dieses Buch bereits innerhalb von zehn Jahren bereits in der dritten Ausgabe erscheint, zeugt von seiner Beliebtheit und von dem Bemühen des Autors, neuere wissenschaftliche Entwicklungen aufzunehmen. --Marius Bochniak

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However, the beam is generally subject to instabilities if it is injected at low energies and, in particular, is very sensitive to the operating parameters in the "low-emittance" storage tings which have been quite 36 common for several years in high-brightness synchrotron radiation sources. 7 shows that full-energy injection will be widely adopted in forthcoming storage rings. The accelerators which have been used as injectors for storage tings are synchrotrons, linear accelerators, and microtrons.

If every rf bucket is filled with electrons, the radiation is observed at intervals of the rf period, and the radiation is effectively continuous in time from the experimenter's viewpoint. This is called the multi-bunch mode of operation. However, if a single rf bucket is filled, a train of very short pulses of radiation is observed at intervals of the revolution period. This is called the single-bunch mode of operation. Since the revolution time is of the order of gs in a typical high-energy storage ring, the single bunch operation is useful in studies of relaxation phenomena.

A simple extension of the wavelength shifter concept is the "multi-pole wiggler". This is an array of many dipole magnets (the number of the magnets greater than three but not so many), and the radiation emitted in the forward direction is intensified by the number of magnetic periods. These magnets can be electro-magnets, either superconducting or normal ones, but are more often permanent magnets. + Fig. 1-30. Schematic of wavelength shifter. 2. Undulator When the number of periods increases, the synchrotron radiation exhibits particular features which are quite different from those of ordinary synchrotron radiation.

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