Helical buckling of Skyrme-Faddeev solitons

Foster, David J and Harland, Derek (2012) Helical buckling of Skyrme-Faddeev solitons. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 468 (2146). pp. 3172-3190. ISSN 1364-5021. E-ISSN 1471-2946. (doi:https://doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2012.0132) (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)

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Abstract

Solitons in the Skyrme–Faddeev model on Graphic are shown to undergo buckling transitions as the circumference of the S1 is varied. These results support a recent conjecture that solitons in this field theory are well-described by a much simpler model of elastic rods.

Item Type: Article
Additional information: number of additional authors: 1;
Uncontrolled keywords: solitons, field theory, Skyrme–Faddeev model, spontaneous symmetry breaking, buckling
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science)
Divisions: Faculties > Sciences > School of Mathematics Statistics and Actuarial Science
Depositing User: Stewart Brownrigg
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2014 00:05 UTC
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2016 12:36 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/40457 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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