1. Introduction; 2. Nonlinear schrödinger equation (NLS); 3. Integrable discrete nonlinear schrödinger equation (IDNSL); 4. Matrix nonlinear Schrödinger equation (MNLS); 5. Integrable discrete matrix NLS equation (IDMNLS); Appendix A. Summation by parts formula; Appendix B. Transmission of the Jost function through a localized potential; Appendix C. Scattering theory for the discrete Schrödinger equation; Appendix D. Nonlinear Schrödinger systems with a potential term; Appendix E. NLS systems in the limit of large amplitudes.
This book presents a detailed mathematical analysis of scattering theory, obtains soliton solutions, and analyzes soliton interactions, both scalar and vector.
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