Corpus ID: 118985056

Toroidal Confugurations As Stable Solitons

  title={Toroidal Confugurations As Stable Solitons},
  author={L. Faddeev and A. Niemi},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
  • L. Faddeev, A. Niemi
  • Published 1997
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory
  • Previously we have proposed that in certain relativistic quantum field theories knotlike configurations may appear as stable solitons. Here we present a detailed investigation of the simplest knotted soliton, the torus-shaped unknot.