Contents

Reviews

The legacy of the 1ST

D.

J.

KAUP

1

Application of inverse scattering method to problems of differential geometry

V. E.

ZAKHAROV

15

Algebraic and analytic aspects of soliton type equations

V.

S. GERDJIKOV

35

Differential forms, spectral theory, and boundary value problems

A. S. FOKAS

69

Chaos in partial differential equations

Y. LI 93

Multi-soliton complexes

N. N.

AKHMEDIEV, A. A. SUKHORUKOV, AND

A.

ANKIEWICZ

117

A unified approach to integrable systems via Painleve analysis

R.

CHOUDHURY

139

Articles

Asymptotic stability of solitary waves for nonlinear Schrodinger equations

V.

S. BUSLAEV AND C. SULEM

163

Finite-time blowup in the additive supercritical stochastic nonlinear

Schrodinger equations

A. DE

BOVARD

AND A. DEBUSSCHE

183

Method of symmetry transforms for ideal magnetohydrodynamics

equilibrium equations

0.

I.

BOGOYAVLENSKIJ

195

The p-system 1: The Riemann problem

R.

YOUNG

219

Statistical analysis of collision-induced timing shifts in a wavelength-

division-multiplexed optical soliton-transmission system

G.

J.

MORROW AND S. CHAKRAVARTY

235

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