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Volume 11, Issue 5

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Volume 13 (2015)

History of the attempts to measure orbital frame-dragging with artificial satellites

Giacomo Renzetti
Published Online: 2013-07-28 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11534-013-0189-1

Abstract

An annotated guide to navigate the intricate history of the attempts to measure the Lense-Thirring orbital precessions with artificial satellites is offered to the reader.

Keywords: experimental studies of gravity; experimental tests of gravitational theories; satellite orbits; harmonics of the gravity potential field

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