Journal or Book Title
Journal of Mathematical Physics
Starting from approximate Skyrmion solutions obtained using the rational map ansatz, improved approximate Skyrmions are constructed using scaling arguments. Although the energy improvement is small, the change of shape clarifies whether the true Skyrmions are more oblate or prolate.
Charalampidis, E. G.; Ioannidou, T. A.; and Manton, N. S., "Skyrmions, Rational Maps & Scaling Identities" (2010). Journal of Mathematical Physics. 1262.
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