Dual Aharonov-Casher effect and persistent dipole current

J. Yi, G. S. Jeon, M. Y. Choi

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Abstract

An electric dipole moving in a magnetic field acquires a nontrivial quantum phase in the appropriate configuration. It is shown that this phase is manifested by the persistent dipole current induced on a ring pierced by a line of magnetic monopoles. Such a current depends on the statistics of the dipoles, which may have interesting implications for experiments. It is also pointed out that the dipole current cannot be self-sustained.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7838-7840
Number of pages3
JournalPhysical Review B
Volume52
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - 1995

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