# Convergence and Approximation of the Sturm–Liouville Operators with Potentials-Distributions

### Abstract

We study the operators $L_n y = −(p_n y′)′+q_n y, n ∈ ℤ_{+}$, given on a finite interval with various boundary conditions. It is assumed that the function $q_n$ is a derivative (in a sense of distributions) of $Q_n$ and $1/p_n , Q_n /p_n$, and $Q^2_n/p_n $ are integrable complex-valued functions. The sufficient conditions for the uniform convergence of Green functions $G_n$ of the operators $L_n$ on the square as $n → ∞$ to $G_0$ are established. It is proved that every $G_0$ is the limit of Green functions of the operators $L_n$ with smooth coefficients. If $p_0 > 0$ and $Q_0(t) ∈ ℝ$, then they can be chosen so that $p_n > 0$ and $q_n$ are real-valued and have compact supports.
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25.05.2015

How to Cite

*Ukrains’kyi Matematychnyi Zhurnal*, Vol. 67, no. 5, May 2015, pp. 602–610, http://umj.imath.kiev.ua/index.php/umj/article/view/2008.

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