Global well-posedness for the critical 2D dissipative quasi-geostrophic equation. (English) Zbl 1121.35115

A proof of the global well-posedness for the two-dimensional dissipative quasi-geostrophic equation is presented. The argument relies on a non-local maximum principle.


35Q35 PDEs in connection with fluid mechanics
76U05 General theory of rotating fluids
86A05 Hydrology, hydrography, oceanography
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