Boundary Value Problems
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 103276, 19 pages
Research Article

Multiple Positive Solutions of a Nonlinear Four-Point Singular Boundary Value Problem with a p-Laplacian Operator on Time Scales

Institute of Applied Mathematics and Engineering Computations, Hangzhou Dianzi University, Hangzhou 310018, China

Received 29 September 2008; Accepted 12 February 2009

Academic Editor: Kanishka Perera

Copyright © 2009 Shihuang Hong. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


We present sufficient conditions for the existence of at least twin or triple positive solutions of a nonlinear four-point singular boundary value problem with a p-Laplacian dynamic equation on a time scale. Our results are obtained via some new multiple fixed point theorems.