Focusing singularity of the cubic Schrödinger equation

D. W. McLaughlin, G. C. Papanicolaou, C. Sulem, P. L. Sulem

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The cubic Schrödinger equation has singular solutions in two or more space dimensions. The singularities occur at points of intense self-focusing. In this paper we present numerical results that describe the nature of the focusing singularity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1200-1210
Number of pages11
JournalPhysical Review A
Volume34
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1986

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Focusing singularity of the cubic Schrödinger equation. / McLaughlin, D. W.; Papanicolaou, G. C.; Sulem, C.; Sulem, P. L.

In: Physical Review A, Vol. 34, No. 2, 1986, p. 1200-1210.

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McLaughlin, DW, Papanicolaou, GC, Sulem, C & Sulem, PL 1986, 'Focusing singularity of the cubic Schrödinger equation', Physical Review A, vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 1200-1210. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.34.1200
McLaughlin, D. W. ; Papanicolaou, G. C. ; Sulem, C. ; Sulem, P. L. / Focusing singularity of the cubic Schrödinger equation. In: Physical Review A. 1986 ; Vol. 34, No. 2. pp. 1200-1210.
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