Painlevé expansions for nonintegrable evolution equations

F. Cariello, M. Tabor

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The WTC method is applied to a variety of nonintegrable nonlinear evolution equations and shown to provide a systematic procedure for obtaining special solutions. Some of the special techniques developed for integrable systems are also shown to be applicable to nonintegrable equations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)77-94
Number of pages18
JournalPhysica D: Nonlinear Phenomena
Issue number1
StatePublished - Oct 1 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Applied Mathematics


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