Accession Number : AD0664238

Title :   ON THE ORIGIN OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY SPACE SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s) : Alfven,Hannes

Report Date : NOV 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 70

Abstract : A theory of the origin of the solar system is discussed, including introduction and general principles, accretion of planets, partial corotation of a magnetized plasma, and the structure of the Saturnian rings. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOLAR SYSTEM, SOURCES), (*SATURN(PLANET), RINGS), CELESTIAL MECHANICS, ISOTOPE AVAILABILITY, PLANETARY ATMOSPHERES, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, ROTATION, STABILITY, ORBITS, MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, MAGNETOSPHERE, RESONANCE, MAGNETIC FIELDS, PERTURBATION THEORY, ASTEROIDS, PLANETS, MOON, TIDES, GRAVITY, SPINNING(MOTION)

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE