TITLE

Surface acoustic wave soliton propagating on the metallic grating waveguide

AUTHOR(S)
Yasuo Cho; Miyagawa, Nozomu
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;8/30/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p1188
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the surface acoustic wave (SAW) soliton of the Korteweg-de Vries type propagating on the metallic grating waveguide. Development of the continuous sine wave of SAW; Effect on the recombination of large and small amplitude soliton; Agreement of the observed wave forms with calculated data.
ACCESSION #
4294114

 

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