Skyrmions from kinks

Paul M Sutcliffe

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Abstract

It is shown that Skyrme fields may be derived in a simple way from sine-Gordon kinks. We find that the energy of such a generated skyrmion is slightly lower than that of previous approximations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)104-106
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume292
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 1992

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