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Localized Nonlinear Excitations and Inter-chain Energy Exchange

  • Leonid I. ManevitchEmail author
  • Agnessa Kovaleva
  • Valeri Smirnov
  • Yuli Starosvetsky
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Part of the Foundations of Engineering Mechanics book series (FOUNDATIONS)

Abstract

The description of the nonlinear media in the framework of the quasi-one-dimensional models assumes the existence of the essential anisotropy of the media properties, for example, the considerable difference between coupling constants along and transversely the chains in the polymeric crystals.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonid I. Manevitch
    • 1
    Email author
  • Agnessa Kovaleva
    • 2
  • Valeri Smirnov
    • 1
  • Yuli Starosvetsky
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Chemical PhysicsRussian Academy of ScienceMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Space Research InstituteRussian Academy of ScienceMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Technion—Israel Institute of TechnologyFaculty of Mechanical EngineeringHaifaIsrael

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