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A photon transport problem with a time-dependent point source

Belleni-Morante, A. and Lamb, W. and McBride, A.C. (2009) A photon transport problem with a time-dependent point source. Analysis and Applications, 7 (1). pp. 1-19. ISSN 0219-5305

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Abstract

We consider a time-dependent problem of photon transport in an interstellar cloud with a point photon source modeled by a Dirac δ functional. The existence of a unique distributional solution to this problem is established by using the theory of continuous semigroups of operators on locally convex spaces coupled with a constructive approach for producing spaces of generalized functions.