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Symmetric skyrmions

Battye, Richard A., Sutcliffe, Paul M. (1997) Symmetric skyrmions. Physical Review Letters: Moving Physics Forward, 79 (3). pp. 363-366. ISSN 0031-9007. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.79.363) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:18278)

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Abstract

We present candidates for the global minimum energy solitons of charge 5 to 9 in the Skyrme model generated using sophisticated numerical algorithms. The solitons found are particularly symmetric; for example, the charge seven skyrmion has icosahedral symmetry, and the shapes are shown to fit a remarkable sequence defined by a geometric energy minimization (GEM) rule.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.79.363
Depositing User: T. Nasir
Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2009 08:46 UTC
Last Modified: 28 May 2019 13:56 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/18278 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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