Discretons: Discrete compactons on a hexagonal lattice

Nizan Z. Klinghoffer, Philip S. Rosenau*

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We study the formation and interaction of discretons, solitary waves with an almost compact support (tails decaying at a super-exponential rate), on a hexagonal lattice and its spatial extension. Discretons are shown to be robust and their interaction though not entirely, is quite clean.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)252-257
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics
Issue number2
StatePublished - 28 Dec 2009


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National Science Foundation


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