Solitons Home Page
Some brief soliton movies:
A list of papers on experimental studies of
solitons in water, kindly supplied by Jerry Bona.
Future Soliton and soliton-related conferences
This section needs refreshing, if you are organising a meeting in this
area, please send me a link.
A conference to celebrate the 60th birthday of Professor N. Manton,
Cambridge, 19-22 Sept, 2012.
Recreating Scott Russell's soliton.
Other soliton-related pages
- Encyclopedia of Nonlinear Science.
- Jarmo Hietarinta's Dromion
- The Falaco Soliton.
- Nonlinear Dynamics Distance Education Project,
Institute of Theoretical Physics, Sao Paulo, Brasil.
- Solitons and Soliton Collisions, Tver State
- Algety -
Optical soliton company.
Soliton-Lab art gallery (Kanehisa Takesaki,
base target="_top"> Solion Laboratory (Takasaki Laboratory of
- A good recent source (unfortunately not web based) for optical
soliton technology is Scientific American, Dec 2001, pp20-21.
Discrete Self-trapping Equation, for those
interested in discrete nonlinear Schrödinger type equations.
downloadable version of ed. A.P. Fordy and J.C. Wood, Harmonic
maps and integrable systems
- Soliton machine at the
Snibston Discovery Park
- Bell Labs
researchers set new soliton transmission record,
- 5 lectures on
soliton equations by Edward Frenkel.
Light Bullet Home
Page, research into 3-dimensional optical envelope solitons at
Simon-Fraser University, Canada.
- Solitons Dynamics Group,
Virginia Commonwealth University.
- Cornell page on Intrinsic Localized
Modes (Discrete Breathers).
- Sergej Flach's Discrete
- NHK Soliton
homepage (in Japan, "Soliton" is the name of a popular TV show for
the younger generation...)
- > Mini-obituaries
and links concerning some soliton pioneers, Martin
Kruskal, Alwyn Scott, and Robin Bullough.
Recent Soliton and soliton-related conferences
Conference organisers, I'm aware this section is out of date - please
send me a link if you wish your proceedings to be listed here.
- International Conference:
"Nonlinear Waves: Theory and Experiment", 15 - 18
January 2008 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
- International conference:
Nonlinear waves --- theory and applications, Beijing, June 9-12,
Nonlinear Physics. Theory and Experiment.V, Gallipoli
(Lecce), Italy, June 12 to 21, 2008.
- the XVIIth
International Colloquium on Integrable Systems and Quantum symmetries
(ISQS-17), June 19-21, 2008, Prague, Czech Republic.
Edinburgh Conference 1995
Chris Eilbeck/Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh/