Solitons and Some Other Special Solutions in Field Theory
Solitons in gauge theories such as monopoles and vortices are discussed. The applications of the Hirota bilinear operator and group analysis methods for the SU(2) Higgs model are described.
KeywordsGauge Theory Homotopy Class Higgs Model Finite Energy Spatial Infinity
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