New Methods of Celestial Mechanics

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The book attempts to explain the main features of celestial mechanics using a new and unique technique. Its emphasis, in terms of applications, is on the Solar System, including its most peculiar ...
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Perturbing forces

Pp. 34-44 (11)

Jan Vrbik


In this chapter we derive expressions for common perturbing forces. Note that these are defined in terms of (1.27), i.e. per unit of satellite’s mass.


Department of Mathematics Brock University Canada.