# American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

December  2014, 7(6): 1149-1163. doi: 10.3934/dcdss.2014.7.1149

## Well-posedness for the BBM-equation in a quarter plane

 1 Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, United States 2 Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, 38152 3 Institute of Applied Mathematical Sciences, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Received  July 2013 Revised  December 2013 Published  June 2014

The so-called wave-maker problem for the $BBM$-equation is studied on the half-line. Improving on earlier results, global well-posedness is established for square-integrable initial data and boundary data that is only assumed to be locally bounded.
Citation: Jerry L. Bona, Hongqiu Chen, Chun-Hsiung Hsia. Well-posedness for the BBM-equation in a quarter plane. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - S, 2014, 7 (6) : 1149-1163. doi: 10.3934/dcdss.2014.7.1149
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