Skip to main content

News about Scitation

In December 2016 Scitation will launch with a new design, enhanced navigation and a much improved user experience.

To ensure a smooth transition, from today, we are temporarily stopping new account registration and single article purchases. If you already have an account you can continue to use the site as normal.

For help or more information please visit our FAQs.

banner image
No data available.
Please log in to see this content.
You have no subscription access to this content.
No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.
1. E. Fermi, J. Pasta, and S. Ulam, “ Studies of nonlinear problems: I,” Los Alamos Report LA-1940, May 1955, reprinted in Collected Papers of Enrico Fermi, Vol II, United States, 1939–1954 ( University of Chicago Press, 1965), p. 977.
2.Focus Issue: “ The ‘Fermi-Pasta-Ulam’ Problem; the First Fifty Years,” edited by D. K. Campbell. P. Rosenau and G. M. Zaslavsky, Chaos 15, 015101 (2005).
3. F. M. Izrailev and B. V. Chirikov, “ Statistical properties of a nonlinear string,” Sov. Phys. Dokl. 11, 30 (1966)
3. F. M. Izrailev and B. V. Chirikov, [Dokl. Akad. Nauk. SSSR 166, 57 (1966) (in Russian)].
4. J. Ford and J. Waters, “ Computer studies of energy sharing and ergodicity in nonlinear oscillator systems,” J. Math. Phys. 4, 12931306 (1963).
5. N. J. Zabusky and M. D. Kruskal, “ Interaction of ‘solitons’ in a collisionless plasma and recurrence of initial states,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 15, 240243 (1965).
6. V. E. Zakharov and A. B. ShabatExact theory of 2-dimensional self-focusing and one-dimensional self-modulation of waves in nonlinear media,” Sov. Phys. JETP 34, 6269 (1972)
6. V. E. Zakharov and A. B. Shabat, [Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 61, 118134 (1971) (in Russian)].
7. M. J. Ablowitz, D. J. Kaup, A. C. Newell, and H. Segur, “ Method for solving sine-Gordon equation,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 30, 12621264 (1973).
8. M. J. Feigenbaum, “ Quantitative universality for a class of nonlinear transformations,” J. Stat. Phys. 19, 2552 (1978).
9. A. C. Scott, F. Y. F. Chu, and D. W. McLaughlin, “ The soliton: A new concept in applied science,” Proc. IEEE 61, 14431483 (1973).
10. K. Ford, private communication (2015).
11.The U.S. participants were James Bayfield, David Campbell, J. Doyne Farmer, Mitchell Feigenbaum, Joseph Ford, Jerry Gollub, Celso Grebogi, John Guckenheimer, Gemenu Gunaratne, Erica Jen, Peter Koch, Joel Lebowitz, Herbert Levine, Benoit Mandelbrot, Donald Ornstein, Stephen Smale, Katepalli Sreenivasan, Harry Swinney, Robert Westervelt, and Jack Wisdom. The Soviet participants were Genady Berman, Alexander Chernikov, Vladimir Kellis-Borok, Konstantin Khanin, Vladimir Kopolev, Anatoly Neishtadt, Mikhail Rabinovich, Roald Sagdeev, Jacov Sinai, and George Zaslavsky.
12.Chaos/XAOC: Soviet–American Perspectives on Nonlinear Science, edited by D. K. Campbell ( American Institute of Physics, New York, 1990).
13. K. W. Ford, Letter from the Director, Ser. 2, No. 32, July/August 1990.
14. J. Bennett, private communication (2015).
15. The initial Editorial board, with their institutional affiliations at the time, were David Campbell, Editor in Chief (Center for Nonlinear Studies, Los Alamos National Laboratory), F. Tito Areccchi (Istituto Nazionale di Ottica), David Crighton (Cambridge University), Irving Epstein (Brandeis University), Mitchell Feigenbaum (Rockefeller University), Leon Glass (McGill University), Francis Moon (Cornell University), Hazime Mori (Kyushu Kyoritsu University), Anatoly Neisthtadt (Space Research Institute, Moscow, USSR), Lev Ostrovsky (Institute of Applied Physics, Gorky, USSR), Harold Swinney (University of Texas, Austin), Charles Tresser (IBM, Yorktown Heights), and George Zaslavsky (Space Research Institute, Moscow, USSR). The Editorial Advisory Board had twenty-seven members.

Data & Media loading...


Article metrics loading...



There is no abstract available for this article.


Full text loading...


Access Key

  • FFree Content
  • OAOpen Access Content
  • SSubscribed Content
  • TFree Trial Content
752b84549af89a08dbdd7fdb8b9568b5 journal.articlezxybnytfddd