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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 324848, 9 pages
Existence Results for a Coupled System of Nonlinear Fourth-Order Differential Equations
Department of Mathematics, College of Science, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
Received 10 November 2013; Accepted 3 December 2013
Academic Editor: Mohamed Boussairi Jleli
Copyright © 2013 Bessem Samet. 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.
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