The gravitational potential due to uniform disks and rings. (English) Zbl 0561.70005

The gravitational potential due to thin uniform disks and rings is obtained in closed form in terms of complete elliptic integrals.


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[1] Byrd, P. F. and Friedman, M. D.: 1971,Handbook of Elliptic Integrals for Engineers and Scientists, 2nd ed., Springer-Verlag. · Zbl 0213.16602
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