Accession Number : AD0257107

Title :   THE CHANGE IN THE ROTATION OF THE SUN CAUSED BY MATTER FALLING INTO THE SUN UNDER THE POYNTING-ROBERTSON EFFECT

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : SAFRONOV,V.S.

Report Date : OCT 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The falling of substance from a protoplanet cloud into the sun as a result of the PoyntingRobertson effect was considered as one of the possible reasons for the origin of the sun's rotation. This work will present the quantitative evaluation of the possible role of this effect. (Author)

Descriptors :   *CELESTIAL MECHANICS, *INTERSTELLAR MATTER, *ROTATION, *SUN, SOLAR ATMOSPHERE, THEORY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE