Structure and Evolutionary History of the Solar System [E-Book] / by Hannes Alfvén, Gustaf Arrhenius.
Alfvén, Hannes, (author)
Arrhenius, Gustaf, (author)
Dordrecht : Springer, 1975
292 p. 16 illus. online resource.
englisch
9789401018517
10.1007/978-94-010-1851-7
Geophysics and Astrophysics Monographs, An International Series of Fundamental Textbooks ; 5
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Table of Contents:
  • I. General Principles and Observational Facts
  • 1. Introduction and Survey
  • 2. The Orbits of Planets and Satellites
  • 3. The Small Bodies
  • 4. Resonance Structure
  • 5. Spin and Tides
  • 6. Post-Accretional Changes in the Solar System
  • References
  • II. Accretion of Celestial Bodies
  • 7. Formation of Celestial Bodies
  • 8. Spin and Accretion
  • 9. On the Accretion of Planets and Satellites
  • References
  • III. The Plasma Phase
  • 10. Plasma Physics and Hetegony
  • 11. Model of the Hetegonic Plasma
  • 12. Transfer of Angular Momentum and Condensation of Grains
  • 13. Accretion of the Condensation Products
  • References
  • IV. Chemical Differentiation. The Matrix of the Groups of Bodies
  • 14. Chemical Compositions in the Solar System
  • 15. Meteorites and Their Precursor States
  • 16. Mass Distribution and the Critical Velocity
  • 17. The Structure of the Groups
  • References
  • Summary and Conclusions
  • Index of Subjects.