Exact metric around a wiggly cosmic string


Ozdemir N.

GENERAL RELATIVITY AND GRAVITATION, vol.33, no.3, pp.603-606, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Letter
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1023/a:1010213301350
  • Journal Name: GENERAL RELATIVITY AND GRAVITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.603-606
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The exact metric around a wiggly cosmic string is found by modifying the energy momentum-tenser of a straight infinitely thin cosmic string to include an electric current along the symmetry axis.