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January  2015, 35(1): 323-339. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2015.35.323

Thresholds for shock formation in traffic flow models with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics

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Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, United States

Received  January 2014 Revised  February 2014 Published  August 2014

We investigate a class of nonlocal conservation laws with the nonlinear advection coupling both local and nonlocal mechanism, which arises in several applications such as the collective motion of cells and traffic flows. It is proved that the $C^1$ solution regularity of this class of conservation laws will persist at least for a short time. This persistency may continue as long as the solution gradient remains bounded. Based on this result, we further identify sub-thresholds for finite time shock formation in traffic flow models with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics.
Citation: Yongki Lee, Hailiang Liu. Thresholds for shock formation in traffic flow models with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems, 2015, 35 (1) : 323-339. doi: 10.3934/dcds.2015.35.323
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H. L. Liu and E. Tadmor, Critical Thresholds in a convolution model for nonlinear conservation laws, SIAM J. Math. Anal. 33 (2001), 930-945. doi: 10.1137/S0036141001386908.  Google Scholar

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P. I. Richards, Shock waves on the highway, Oper. Res., 4 (1956), 42-51. doi: 10.1287/opre.4.1.42.  Google Scholar

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A. Sopasakis and M. Katsoulakis, Stochastic modeling and simulation of traffic flow: Asymmetric single exclusion process with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics, SIAM J. Appl. Math., 66 (2006), 921-944. doi: 10.1137/040617790.  Google Scholar

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References:
[1]

F. Betancourt, R. Burger, K. H. Karlsen and E. M. Tory, On nonlocal conservation laws modelling sedimentation, Nonlinearity., 24 (2011), 855-885. doi: 10.1088/0951-7715/24/3/008.  Google Scholar

[2]

M. Burger, Y. Dolak and C. Schmeiser, Asymptotic analysis of an advection-dominated chemotaxis model in multiple spatial dimensions, Commun. Math. Sci., 6 (2008), 1-28. doi: 10.4310/CMS.2008.v6.n1.a1.  Google Scholar

[3]

A. Constantin and J. Escher, Wave breaking for nonlinear nonlocal shallow water equations, Acta Math., 181 (1998), 229-243. doi: 10.1007/BF02392586.  Google Scholar

[4]

C. Dafermos, Hyperbolic Conservation Laws in Continuum Physics, Springer-Verlag, 2005.  Google Scholar

[5]

A. Degasperis and M. Procesi, Asymptotic integrability, in Symmetry and Perturbation Theory (Rome, 1998), World Scientific, River Edge, NJ, 1999, 23-37.  Google Scholar

[6]

Y. Dolak and C. Schmeiser, The Keller-Segel model with logistic sensitivity function and small diffusivity, SIAM J. Appl. Math., 66 (2005), 286-308. doi: 10.1137/040612841.  Google Scholar

[7]

S. Engelberg, H. Liu and E. Tadmor, Critical Thresholds in Euler-Poisson equations, Indiana Univ. Math. J., 50 (2001), 109-157. doi: 10.1512/iumj.2001.50.2177.  Google Scholar

[8]

K. Hamer, Non-linear effects on the propagation of sound waves in a radiating gas, Quart. J. Mech. Appl. Math., 24 (1971), 155-168. doi: 10.1093/qjmam/24.2.155.  Google Scholar

[9]

D. D. Holm and A. N. W. Hone, A class of equations with peakon and pulson solutions (with a appendix by Braden H and Byatt-Smith), J. Nonlinear Math. Phys, 12 (2005), 380-394. doi: 10.2991/jnmp.2005.12.s1.31.  Google Scholar

[10]

J. K. Hunter, Numerical solutions of some nonlinear dispersive wave equations, Lect. Appl. Math, 26 (1990), 301-316.  Google Scholar

[11]

A. Kurganov and A. Polizzi, Non-oscillatory central schemes for traffic flow models with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics, Netw. Heterog. Media., 4 (2009), 431-451. doi: 10.3934/nhm.2009.4.431.  Google Scholar

[12]

G. Kynch, A theory of sedimentation, Trans. Fraday Soc., 48 (1952), 166-176. doi: 10.1039/tf9524800166.  Google Scholar

[13]

D. Li and T. Li, Shock formation in a traffic flow model with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics, Netw. Heterog. Media, 6 (2001), 681-694. doi: 10.3934/nhm.2011.6.681.  Google Scholar

[14]

H. Liu, Wave breaking in a class of nonlocal dispersive wave equations, Journal of Nonlinear Math Phys., 13 (2006), 441-466. doi: 10.2991/jnmp.2006.13.3.8.  Google Scholar

[15]

T. Li and H. Liu, Critical thresholds in hyperbolic relaxation systems, J. Differential Equations, 247 (2009), 33-48. doi: 10.1016/j.jde.2009.03.032.  Google Scholar

[16]

H. Liu and E. Tadmor, Spectral dynamics of the velocity gradient field in restricted flows, Comm. Math. Phys., 228 (2002), 435-466. doi: 10.1007/s002200200667.  Google Scholar

[17]

H. Liu and E. Tadmor, Critical thresholds in 2D restricted Euler-Poisson equations, SIAM J. Appl. Math., 63 (2003), 1889-1910. doi: 10.1137/S0036139902416986.  Google Scholar

[18]

M. J. Lighthill and G. B. Whitham, On kinematic waves: II. A theory of traffic flow on long crowded roads, Proc. Roy. Soc., London, Ser. A, 229 (1955), 317-345. doi: 10.1098/rspa.1955.0089.  Google Scholar

[19]

H. L. Liu and E. Tadmor, Critical Thresholds in a convolution model for nonlinear conservation laws, SIAM J. Math. Anal. 33 (2001), 930-945. doi: 10.1137/S0036141001386908.  Google Scholar

[20]

E. J. Parkes and V. O. Vakhneko, The calculation of multi-soliton solutions of the Vakhnenko equation by the inverse scattering method, Chaos Solitons Fractals., 13 (2002), 1819-1826. doi: 10.1016/S0960-0779(01)00200-4.  Google Scholar

[21]

B. Perthame and A. Dalibard, Existence of solutions of the hyperbolic Keller-Segel model, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., 361 (2009), 2319-2335. doi: 10.1090/S0002-9947-08-04656-4.  Google Scholar

[22]

P. I. Richards, Shock waves on the highway, Oper. Res., 4 (1956), 42-51. doi: 10.1287/opre.4.1.42.  Google Scholar

[23]

P. Rosenau, Extending hydrodynamics via the regularization of the Chapman-Enskog expansion, Phys. Rev. A, 40 (1989), 7193-7196. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevA.40.7193.  Google Scholar

[24]

R. Seliger, A note on the breaking of waves, Proc. Roy. Soc. Ser. A, 303 (1968), 493-496. doi: 10.1098/rspa.1968.0063.  Google Scholar

[25]

A. Sopasakis and M. Katsoulakis, Stochastic modeling and simulation of traffic flow: Asymmetric single exclusion process with Arrhenius look-ahead dynamics, SIAM J. Appl. Math., 66 (2006), 921-944. doi: 10.1137/040617790.  Google Scholar

[26]

V. O. Vakhnenko, Solitons in a nonlinear model medium, J. Phys., 25 (1992), 4181-4187. doi: 10.1088/0305-4470/25/15/025.  Google Scholar

[27]

G. B. Whitham, Linear and Nonlinear Waves, Pure and Applied Mathematics, Wiley-Interscience, New York-London-Sydney, 1974.  Google Scholar

[28]

K. Zumbrun, On a nonlocal dispersive equation modeling particle suspensions, Q. Appl. Math, 57 (1999), 573-600.  Google Scholar

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