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Dynamics of conservative peakons in a system of Popowicz

Barnes, Lucy, Hone, Andrew N.W. (2019) Dynamics of conservative peakons in a system of Popowicz. Physics Letters A, 383 (5). pp. 406-413. ISSN 0375-9601. (doi:10.1016/j.physleta.2018.11.015) (KAR id:70202)

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We consider a two-component Hamiltonian system of partial

Popowicz, which has the form of a coupling between the Camassa-Holm and Degasperis-Procesi equations.

system itself is not integrable. Nevertheless, as one of the authors showed with Irle, it admits

peakons being determined by a Hamiltonian system on a phase space of dimension $3N$.

integrable. We present the explicit solution for the two-peakon dynamics, and describe

some of the novel features of the interaction of peakons in the Popowicz system.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1016/j.physleta.2018.11.015
Uncontrolled keywords: Peakons; Popowicz system; Distributions; Hamiltonian dynamics
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science)
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science
Depositing User: Andrew Hone
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2018 10:53 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:59 UTC
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