soliton wave

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(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

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The introduction of the concept "soliton automaton" in [5] has been inspired by this research, with the intention to capture the phenomenon called soliton waves [4] through an appropriate graph model.
Eventually however, pairs of soliton waves are seen to actually pass through each other thus revealing an unusual phenomenon that has far--reaching applications.
The starting point is a cube deformed by soliton waves, a dynamic system bordering on chaos.