String gyratons in supergravity

Valeri P. Frolov*, Feng Li Lin

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We study solutions of the supergravity equations with the stringlike sources moving with the speed of light. An exact solution is obtained for the gravitational field of a boosted ring string in any dimension greater than three.

Original languageEnglish
Article number104028
JournalPhysical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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