During the last thirty years major growth has been made within the research of nonlinear waves--including "soliton equations", a category of nonlinear wave equations that come up often in such parts as nonlinear optics, fluid dynamics, and statistical physics. The large curiosity during this box should be traced to figuring out "solitons" and the linked improvement of a style of answer termed the inverse scattering rework (IST). The IST process applies to non-stop and discrete nonlinear Schrödinger (NLS) equations of scalar and vector style. This paintings offers an in depth mathematical research of the scattering concept, deals soliton recommendations, and analyzes either scalar and vector soliton interactions. The authors supply complicated scholars and researchers with an intensive and self-contained presentation of the IST as utilized to nonlinear Schrödinger platforms.
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In recent times there were very important and much attaining advancements within the learn of nonlinear waves and a category of nonlinear wave equations which come up often in functions. The large curiosity during this box comes from the knowledge of distinct waves known as 'solitons' and the linked improvement of a mode of strategy to a category of nonlinear wave equations termed the inverse scattering remodel (IST). prior to those advancements, little or no used to be recognized in regards to the ideas to such 'soliton equations'. The IST approach applies to either non-stop and discrete nonlinear Schrödinger equations of scalar and vector kind. additionally integrated is the IST for the Toda lattice and nonlinear ladder community, that are recognized discrete platforms. This ebook, first released in 2003, provides the distinctive mathematical research of the scattering concept; soliton recommendations are bought and soliton interactions, either scalar and vector, are analyzed. a lot of the cloth isn't really on hand within the previously-published literature.