Dissipation-induced coherent structures in Bose-Einstein condensates
V.A. Brazhnyi, V.V. Konotop, V.M. Perez-Garcia, H. Ott
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 144101 (2009) .
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We discuss how to engineer the phase and amplitude of a complex order parameter using localized dissipative perturbations. Our results are applied to generate and control various types of atomic nonlinear matter waves (solitons) by means of localized dissipative defects.