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International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 29, Issue 12, pp 1369–1377 | Cite as

Charged spherical shell in the field of an Abelian monopole

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Abstract

The gravitational field of a charged spherical shell in the presence of a central Abelian monopole is calculated. The nonlinearity in the field is represented by Born-Infeld Lagrangian that contains both invariants of the electromagnetic field. Such a configuration models a gravitationally bound shell of matter and charge that may provide a source of gamma-ray bursts now being found in extragalatic radiation.

Keywords

Radiation Field Theory Elementary Particle Quantum Field Theory Electromagnetic Field 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Wolf
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsNorth Adams State CollegeNorth Adams

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