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AdAp > Volume 4, Number 3, August 2019

Calculation of Apsidal Precession via Perturbation Theory

Download PDF  (747.2 KB)PP. 96-109,  Pub. Date:August 27, 2019
DOI: 10.22606/adap.2019.43003

Author(s)
L.Barbieri, F. Talamucci
Affiliation(s)
DIMAI Department of Mathematics and Informatics, University of Florence, Italy
DIMAI Department of Mathematics and Informatics, University of Florence, Italy
Abstract
The calculus of apsidal precession frequencies of the planets is developed by means of a perturbation technique. A model of concentric rings (ring model), suitable for improving calculations, is introduced. Conclusive remarks concerning a comparison between the theoretical, the calculated and the observed data of the precession frequencies are performed.
Keywords
Orbital Mechanics, apsidal precession frequencies, ring model
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