Bulg. J. Phys. vol.51 no.1 (2024), pp. 078-089

Newtonian Gravity on an N-Sphere

T. Curtright1, H. Alshal2
1Department of Physics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124-8046, USA
2Department of Physics, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA 95053, USA
Abstract. We consider some elementary features of Newtonian gravity, or electrostatics, as defined on an N-sphere. In particular, we present and discuss "the shell theorem" for this system.

doi: https://doi.org/10.55318/bgjp.2024.51.1.078

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