# American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

January  2013, 33(1): 225-237. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2013.33.225

## On the principal eigenvalues of some elliptic problems with large drift

 1 FaMAF, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Ciudad Universitaria, 5000 Cordoba, Argentina, Argentina 2 Departement de Mathematique, C.P. 214, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium

Received  July 2011 Revised  October 2011 Published  September 2012

This paper is concerned with non-selfadjoint elliptic problems having a principal part in divergence form and involving an indefinite weight. We study the asymptotic behavior of the principal eigenvalues when the first order term (drift term) becomes larger and larger. Several of our results also apply to elliptic operators in general form.
Citation: Tomas Godoy, Jean-Pierre Gossez, Sofia Paczka. On the principal eigenvalues of some elliptic problems with large drift. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - A, 2013, 33 (1) : 225-237. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2013.33.225
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