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Elliptic equations with transmission and Wentzell boundary conditions and an application to steady water waves in the presence of wind

The first author was supported by the NNSF of China (No. 11501021), the second author was supported by the NNSF of China (No. 11301166).
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  • In this paper, we present results about the existence and uniqueness of solutions of elliptic equations with transmission and Wentzell boundary conditions. We provide Schauder estimates and existence results in Hölder spaces. As an application, we develop an existence theory for small-amplitude two-dimensional traveling waves in an air-water system with surface tension. The water region is assumed to be irrotational and of finite depth, and we permit a general distribution of vorticity in the atmosphere.

    Mathematics Subject Classification: 35J25, 35B45, 76B03, 76B45.


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  • Figure 1.  The air-water system

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