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Temperature Stability of Davydov Solitons

  • L. Cruzeiro
  • P. L. Christiansen
  • J. Halding
  • O. Skovgaard
  • A. C. Scott
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 138)

Abstract

The stability of Davydov solitons is investigated numerically for different values of the nonlinearity parameter, the temperature and the initial conditions.

Keywords

Nonlinearity Parameter Unit Extension Initial Excitation Soliton Propagation Soliton Formation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Cruzeiro
    • 1
  • P. L. Christiansen
    • 1
  • J. Halding
    • 1
  • O. Skovgaard
    • 1
  • A. C. Scott
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratory of Applied Mathematical PhysicsThe Technical University of DenmarkLyngbyDenmark
  2. 2.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringThe University of ArizonaTucsonUSA

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