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Category:4. Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
Subcategory:4.4. Other Second-Order Equations
Equation(s):$\displaystyle \left(\frac{\partial^2 w}{\partial x\partial y}\right)^2-
\frac{\partial^2 w}{\partial x^2}\frac{\partial^2 w}{\partial y^2}-
a\left(1+\frac{\partial w}{\partial y}\right)\frac{\partial^2 w}{\partial x^2}-
a^2\left(1+\frac{\partial w}{\partial x}\right)^2=0$.\hfill\break
The transformation
U=\Psi_1\left(e^{-ay}\left(1+\frac{\partial w}{\partial x}\right),\,\,\,
\frac{\partial w}{\partial y}+a(x+y+w)\right),
\quad V=\frac{\partial w}{\partial y}, \quad T=x+y+w,
$\Psi_1(z_1,z_2)\,$ is arbitrary function,
leads to the equation
a\frac{\partial U}{\partial T}-\frac{\partial U}{\partial V}=0.
Its solution is $\,\displaystyle{U(V,T)=\Phi(aV+T)}$.
Hence, we have a first order PDE:
\Psi_1\left(e^{-ay}\left(1+\frac{\partial w}{\partial x}\right),\,\,\,
\frac{\partial w}{\partial y}+a(x+y+w)\right)=0,
where $\,\Psi(z_1,z_2)\,$ is arbitrary function.
Remarks:This result was received by generalized group analysis. The main idea of the method
is announced in
Novelty:New equation(s) & solution(s) / integral(s)
Author/Contributor's Details
Last name:Zaitsev
First name:Valentin
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Submission date:Wed 05 Sep 2007 13:34
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