Structure and Evolutionary History of the Solar System, Volume 2

Front Cover
Springer Netherlands, Nov 30, 1975 - Science - 276 pages
This monograph is based on four papers which have been published in Astrophysics and Space Sciences 1970--1974. They contain the results of our joint work started in 1968 at the University of California, San Diego, in La Jolla. The work was based on the belief that the complicated processes by which our solar system was formed can only be clarified by close collaboration between representatives of the physical and chemical sciences. Our investigations have also been strongly supported by work at other institu tions, especially by a group at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, where a number of plasma experiments have been made in order to clarify basic processes which are relevant to cosmogonic problems. These experiments were, in their turn inspired by theoretical work on primordial processes carried out during the last thirty-five years. We especially want to acknowledge the contributions by Drs N. Herlofson, B. Lehnert, C.-G. Fiilthammar, and Lars Danielsson in Stockholm and by Drs J.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

The Orbits of Planets and Satellites
6
The Small Bodies
27
Resonance Structure
58
Copyright

14 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information