International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 2004 (2004), Issue 17, Pages 901-912
Conditions for global existence of solutions of ordinary differential, stochastic differential, and parabolic equations
Mathematics Faculty and Research Institute of Mathematics, Voronezh State University, Universitetskaya pl. 1, Voronezh 394006, Russia
Received 6 May 2003
Copyright © 2004 Yuri E. Gliklikh and Lora A. Morozova. 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.
First, we prove a necessary and sufficient condition for global in time existence of all solutions of an ordinary differential equation (ODE). It is a condition of one-sided estimate type that is formulated in terms of so-called proper functions on extended phase space. A generalization of this idea to stochastic differential equations (SDE) and parabolic equations (PE) allows us to prove similar necessary and sufficient conditions for global in time existence of solutions of special sorts: -complete solutions of SDE (this means that they belong to a certain functional space of type) and the so-called complete Feller evolution families giving solutions of PE. The general case of equations on noncompact smooth manifolds is under consideration.