The Stability of the Solar System

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Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 85)


The empirical stability criteria approach to the stability of hierarchical dynamical n-body systems is described. Application of this approach is made to the problem of the long-term stability of the solar system’s hierarchical systems.


Solar System Jacobian Form Quintic Equation Coplanar Orbit Collinear Solution 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AstronomyGlasgow UniversityScotland

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