Ion acoustic soliton experiments in a plasma

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This paper reviews recent laboratory experiments on ion acoustic solitons that are excited, propagate, and interact in a plasma. The solitons can be described with the Korteweg–deVries (KdV) equation, the modified Korteweg–deVries (mKdV) equation, or the Kadomtsev–Petviashvilli (KP) equation. The results should be applicable in non- linear optics experiments.

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