Differential and Integral Equations

On the stability of KdV multi-solitons

John P. Albert, Jerry L. Bona, and Nghiem V. Nguyen

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Stability results for multi-soliton solutions of the Korteweg-de Vries equation are stated and proved. The theory developed here contributes to earlier discussions of this issue by Maddocks and Sachs, Martel, Merle and Tsai and Schuur.

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Differential Integral Equations Volume 20, Number 8 (2007), 841-878.

First available in Project Euclid: 20 December 2012

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Primary: 35Q53: KdV-like equations (Korteweg-de Vries) [See also 37K10]
Secondary: 35B35: Stability 35Q51: Soliton-like equations [See also 37K40] 37K40: Soliton theory, asymptotic behavior of solutions 37K45: Stability problems 76E30: Nonlinear effects


Albert, John P.; Bona, Jerry L.; Nguyen, Nghiem V. On the stability of KdV multi-solitons. Differential Integral Equations 20 (2007), no. 8, 841--878. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.die/1356039361.

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