Replication of Dissipative Solitons by Many-Particle Interaction

  • Andreas W. Liehr
  • Andrei S. Moskalenko
  • Michael C. Röttger
  • Jürgen Berkemeier
  • Hans-Georg Purwins
Conference paper


We are investigating a three-component reaction-diffusion model, which has been established as phenomenological model for pattern formation processes in direct current semiconductor-gas-discharge systems. Concerning two-dimensional systems we are able to reproduce the experimentally observed phenomena of replication of dissipative solitons by many-particle interaction. In three-dimensional systems these phenomena lead to the formation of complex molecules consisting of single dissipative solitons.


Physical Review Letter Dissipative Soliton Propagator Mode Discretisation Length Fast Inhibitor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas W. Liehr
    • 1
  • Andrei S. Moskalenko
    • 1
    • 1
  • Michael C. Röttger
    • 1
  • Jürgen Berkemeier
    • 1
  • Hans-Georg Purwins
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Applied PhysicsMünsterGermany

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