School of Mathematical Sciences, Fudan University, 200433 Shanghai, P.R. China. firstname.lastname@example.org
This paper studies the strong unique continuation property for the Lamé system of elasticity with variable Lamé coefficients λ, µ in three dimensions, where λ and μ are Lipschitz continuous and V ∈ L∞. The method is based on the Carleman estimate with polynomial weights for the Lamé operator.
(Received September 24 2009)
(Revised January 25 2010)
(Online publication April 23 2010)
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* The author was supported in part by NSFC (No. 10801041 and 10831007), FANEDD (No. 200522) and NCET (No. 06-0359).