Part I. Invited Papers Dedicated To John Archibald Wheeler

Foundations of Physics

, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 187-190

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Static electromagnetic geon

  • Marek DemianskiAffiliated withInstitute for Theoretical Physics, University of WarsawCenter for Theoretical Physics, University of Texas Austin

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A static, spherically symmetric, and asymptotically flat solution of coupled Einstein-Born-Infeld equations is presented. When the internal mass of the system is zero the resulting space-time is regular and describes static electromagnetic geon.