On the Zakharov equations in one dimension

  • Julio E. Herrera
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 189)


In the context of Plasma Physics some equations arise which are not completely integrable, but have solitary wave solutions. The interactions between these waves differ from those of aristocratic eolitons. A short review is made of the case of Langmuir solitons, as described by the Zakharov equations in one dimension.


Solitary Wave Nonlinear Evolution Equation Solitary Wave Solution Langmuir Wave Inverse Scattering Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julio E. Herrera
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  1. 1.Centro de Estudios NuclearesUniversidad Nacional Autónoma de MéxicoMéxico

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