# American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

February  2005, 12(2): 347-354. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2005.12.347

## Qualitative properties of solutions for an integral equation

 1 Department of Mathematics, Yeshiva University, 500 W 185th Street, New York, NY 10033, United States 2 Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder 3 Department of Mathematics, University of Toledo, Toledo OH 43606

Received  August 2003 Revised  June 2004 Published  December 2004

Let $n$ be a positive integer and let $0 < \alpha < n.$ In this paper, we study more general integral equation

$u(x) = \int_{R^n} \frac{1}{|x-y|^{n-\alpha}} K(y) u(y)^p dy. We establish regularity, radial symmetry, and monotonicity of the solutions. We also consider subcritical cases, super critical cases, and singular solutions in all cases; and obtain qualitative properties for these solutions. Citation: Wenxiong Chen, Congming Li, Biao Ou. Qualitative properties of solutions for an integral equation. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2005, 12 (2) : 347-354. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2005.12.347  [1] Wenxiong Chen, Congming Li. Radial symmetry of solutions for some integral systems of Wolff type. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2011, 30 (4) : 1083-1093. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2011.30.1083 [2] Tingzhi Cheng. Monotonicity and symmetry of solutions to fractional Laplacian equation. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2017, 37 (7) : 3587-3599. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2017154 [3] Rui-Qi Liu, Chun-Lei Tang, Jia-Feng Liao, Xing-Ping Wu. Positive solutions of Kirchhoff type problem with singular and critical nonlinearities in dimension four. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2016, 15 (5) : 1841-1856. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2016006 [4] Shenzhou Zheng, Laping Zhang, Zhaosheng Feng. Everywhere regularity for P-harmonic type systems under the subcritical growth. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2008, 7 (1) : 107-117. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2008.7.107 [5] Nguyen Lam, Guozhen Lu. Existence of nontrivial solutions to Polyharmonic equations with subcritical and critical exponential growth. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2012, 32 (6) : 2187-2205. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2012.32.2187 [6] Sara Barile, Addolorata Salvatore. Radial solutions of semilinear elliptic equations with broken symmetry on unbounded domains. Conference Publications, 2013, 2013 (special) : 41-49. doi: 10.3934/proc.2013.2013.41 [7] Changlu Liu, Shuangli Qiao. Symmetry and monotonicity for a system of integral equations. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2009, 8 (6) : 1925-1932. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2009.8.1925 [8] Hiroshi Morishita, Eiji Yanagida, Shoji Yotsutani. Structure of positive radial solutions including singular solutions to Matukuma's equation. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2005, 4 (4) : 871-888. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2005.4.871 [9] Cristina Tarsi. Perturbation from symmetry and multiplicity of solutions for elliptic problems with subcritical exponential growth in$\mathbb{R} ^2$. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2008, 7 (2) : 445-456. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2008.7.445 [10] Patrick Martinez, Jean-Michel Roquejoffre. The rate of attraction of super-critical waves in a Fisher-KPP type model with shear flow. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2012, 11 (6) : 2445-2472. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2012.11.2445 [11] Yinbin Deng, Shuangjie Peng, Li Wang. Infinitely many radial solutions to elliptic systems involving critical exponents. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2014, 34 (2) : 461-475. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2014.34.461 [12] Tomás Sanz-Perela. Regularity of radial stable solutions to semilinear elliptic equations for the fractional Laplacian. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2018, 17 (6) : 2547-2575. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2018121 [13] Zongming Guo, Xuefei Bai. On the global branch of positive radial solutions of an elliptic problem with singular nonlinearity. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2008, 7 (5) : 1091-1107. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2008.7.1091 [14] Meixia Dou. A direct method of moving planes for fractional Laplacian equations in the unit ball. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2016, 15 (5) : 1797-1807. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2016015 [15] Miaomiao Cai, Li Ma. Moving planes for nonlinear fractional Laplacian equation with negative powers. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2018, 38 (9) : 4603-4615. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2018201 [16] Baiyu Liu. Direct method of moving planes for logarithmic Laplacian system in bounded domains. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2018, 38 (10) : 5339-5349. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2018235 [17] Pengyan Wang, Pengcheng Niu. A direct method of moving planes for a fully nonlinear nonlocal system. Communications on Pure & Applied Analysis, 2017, 16 (5) : 1707-1718. doi: 10.3934/cpaa.2017082 [18] Gary Lieberman. A new regularity estimate for solutions of singular parabolic equations. Conference Publications, 2005, 2005 (Special) : 605-610. doi: 10.3934/proc.2005.2005.605 [19] Baoxiang Wang. Scattering of solutions for critical and subcritical nonlinear Klein-Gordon equations in$H^s\$. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 1999, 5 (4) : 753-763. doi: 10.3934/dcds.1999.5.753 [20] Maoding Zhen, Jinchun He, Haoyuan Xu, Meihua Yang. Positive ground state solutions for fractional Laplacian system with one critical exponent and one subcritical exponent. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2019, 39 (11) : 6523-6539. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2019283

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