Strong solutions for the interaction of a rigid body and a viscoelastic fluid
- Götze, Karoline
2010 Mathematics Subject Classification
- 74F10 76A10 35Q35
- fluid-solid interactions, viscoelastic fluids
We study a coupled system of equations describing the movement of a rigid body which is immersed in a viscoelastic fluid. It is shown that under natural assumptions on the data and for general goemetries of the rigid body, excluding contact scenarios, a unique local-in-time strong solution exists.
- J. Math. Fluid Mech., 15 (2013) pp. 663--688.