Applications of sine-gordon expansion method for a reliable treatment of some nonlinear wave equations

Marwan Alquran, Edamana V. Krishnan

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This aim of this paper is threefold. A survey of trigonometric-hyperbolic function methods for constructing solitary wave solutions of nonlinear equations. Further analysis of the sine-Gordon expansion method. Studying the solution of the generalized PHI-four equation and the generalized regularized long wave equation by using a special transformation derived from the Sine-Gordon equation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)639-649
Number of pages11
JournalNonlinear Studies
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2016



  • Sine-Gordon expansion method
  • The generalized regularized long wave equation
  • The PHI-four equation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Applied Mathematics

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