Bacaër, Nicolas
Convergence of numerical methods and parameter dependence of min-plus eigenvalue problems, Frenkel-Kontorova models and homogenization of Hamilton-Jacobi equations
ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis - Modélisation Mathématique et Analyse Numérique, Tome 35 (2001) no. 6 , p. 1185-1195
Zbl 1037.65054 | MR 1873522
URL stable : http://www.numdam.org/item?id=M2AN_2001__35_6_1185_0

Classification:  65J99,  65Z05
Using the min-plus version of the spectral radius formula, one proves: 1) that the unique eigenvalue of a min-plus eigenvalue problem depends continuously on parameters involved in the kernel defining the problem; 2) that the numerical method introduced by Chou and Griffiths to compute this eigenvalue converges. A toolbox recently developed at I.n.r.i.a. helps to illustrate these results. Frenkel-Kontorova models serve as example. The analogy with homogenization of Hamilton-Jacobi equations is emphasized.

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