We construct a general relativistic analogy of an infinite solenoid, i.e., of an infinite

cylinder with zero electric charge and non-zero electric current in the direction tangential

to the cylinder and perpendicular to its axis. We further show that the solution has a

good weak-field limit.

cylinder with zero electric charge and non-zero electric current in the direction tangential

to the cylinder and perpendicular to its axis. We further show that the solution has a

good weak-field limit.

typ: | article |
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journal: | Czechoslovak Journal of Physics |

volume: | 55 |

pages: | 157 |

year: | 2005 |

pacs: | 04.20.Jb, 04.40.Nr |