# Solitons in nonlinear lattices

@article{Kartashov2011SolitonsIN, title={Solitons in nonlinear lattices}, author={Yaroslav V. Kartashov and Boris A. Malomed and Lluis Torner}, journal={Reviews of Modern Physics}, year={2011}, volume={83}, pages={247-305} }

This article offers a comprehensive survey of results obtained for solitons and complex nonlinear wave patterns supported by purely nonlinear lattices (NLs), which represent a spatially periodic modulation of the local strength and sign of the nonlinearity, and their combinations with linear lattices. A majority of the results obtained, thus far, in this field and reviewed in this article are theoretical. Nevertheless, relevant experimental settings are surveyed too, with emphasis on…

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