BLACK HOLE MAGNETOSPHERES

@article{Nathanail2014BLACKHM,
  title={BLACK HOLE MAGNETOSPHERES},
  author={Antonios Nathanail and Ioannis Contopoulos},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={788}
}
We investigate the structure of the steady-state force-free magnetosphere around a Kerr black hole in various astrophysical settings. The solution Ψ(r, θ) depends on the distributions of the magnetic field line angular velocity ω(Ψ) and the poloidal electric current I(Ψ). These are obtained self-consistently as eigenfunctions that allow the solution to smoothly cross the two singular surfaces of the problem, the inner light surface inside the ergosphere, and the outer light surface, which is… 
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