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By the remark at the end of Section 1 it follows that dGh is globally asymptotically stable from int Gh. 3. Stability of point obstacles We consider the case where x = 0 is a point obstacle, and refine the stability theorem derived in the previous section. 1) where σ^, fy. are constants. (*) - 2 «ft» n M * ) = 2 σ„(*)σ„(χ) = s= l j-l ofafafr 2 s,U=l We shall assume that 2 ^ ( * ) ^ > «l*lW if *efi"> £eR"> x-E-0 (α>0). 8), we have Q{x) = iy,*, -[xf x ΣαΗ(χ) aI? Σ^(«)*«χ, ( x ^ j ^ ~ = 1 w )· (3 · 3) ρ If t*(x) = t>(p, 0) = ϋχ(ρ) + v2(0) where p = log|x| and θ = (θν .

Proceeding by induction, we have = ^^«»Xr^P^jWexits u ) and Px {Tm+i < oo, am < 00} = Ε , χ ^ ο Ρ ^ ο ί ί ί Ο hits U <} £ = xXam

18) |x|->oo. 19) Then we call φ(χ) a G-function for K. If the second derivatives of φ(χ) are piecewise continuous and their set of discontinuities is bounded, then we call φ(χ) a piecewise smooth G-function for K. Let K be a compact set and let K' be one of its open connected components. 19) hold for all xGK', then we call φ a (piecewise smooth) G-function for K from K'. When K is the boundary of a bounded domain G with connected boundary and K' is Rn\G (or G), then we call φ a G-function for K from the outside (or from the inside).