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Magnetized black holes: the role of rotation, boost, and accretion in twisting the field lines and accelerating particles

  title={Magnetized black holes: the role of rotation, boost, and accretion in twisting the field lines and accelerating particles},
  author={Ondřej Kop{\'a}{\vc}ek and Vladim R Karas},
Combined influence of rotation of a black hole and ambient magnetic fields creates conditions for powerful astrophysical processes of accretion and outflow of matter which are observed in many systems across the range of masses; from stellar-mass black holes in binary systems to supermassive black holes in active galactic nuclei. We study a simplified model of outflow of electrically charged particles from the inner region of an accretion disk around a spinning (Kerr) black hole immersed in a… 

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