soliton
noun Etymology: solitary + 2-on Date: 1965 a solitary wave (as in a gaseous plasma) that propagates with little loss of energy and retains its shape and speed after colliding with another such wave

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  • soliton — SOLITÓN s.n. (cib., med.) Undă de conductibilitate nervoasă caracterizată prin propagarea fără deformări şi cu viteză fixă. – Din fr., engl. soliton. Trimis de LauraGellner, 23.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  solitón s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004.… …   Dicționar Român

  • soliton — ● soliton nom masculin Onde d un type particulier qui se propage sans déformation ni amortissement. (Bien que très différents des phénomènes ondulatoires généraux, les solitons se rencontrent notamment en hydrodynamique et en physique des plasmas …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • soliton — sȍlīton m DEFINICIJA fiz. meteor. pojedinačni, usamljeni val ETIMOLOGIJA lat. solit (arius): usamljen + on …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • soliton — [säl′i tän΄] n. Physics a solitary wavelike disturbance that maintains its shape and velocity despite collisions with other such disturbances …   English World dictionary

  • Soliton — In mathematics and physics, a soliton is a self reinforcing solitary wave (a wave packet or pulse) that maintains its shape while it travels at constant speed. Solitons are caused by a cancellation of nonlinear and dispersive effects in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Soliton — Un soliton est une onde solitaire qui se propage sans se déformer dans un milieu non linéaire et dispersif. On en trouve dans de nombreux phénomènes physiques de même qu ils sont la solution de nombreuses équations aux dérivées partielles non… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Soliton — Ein Soliton ist ein Wellenpaket, welches sich durch ein dispersives und zugleich nichtlineares Medium bewegt und sich ohne Änderung seiner Form ausbreitet. Kommt es bei einem Zusammenstoß mit gleichartigen Wellenpaketen zu einer Wechselwirkung,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Soliton — solitonas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. soliton vok. Soliton, n rus. солитон, m pranc. soliton, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • soliton — solitonas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. soliton vok. Soliton, n rus. солитон, m pranc. soliton, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Solitón — Onda solitaria en un canal de onda de laboratorio Una envolvente de solitones en ondas de …   Wikipedia Español

  • soliton — noun (physics) a quantum of energy or quasiparticle that can be propagated as a traveling wave in nonlinear systems and is neither preceded nor followed by another such disturbance; does not obey the superposition principle and does not dissipate …   Useful english dictionary

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