Earth, Moon, and Planets

, Volume 62, Issue 2, pp 131–138 | Cite as

Placing Venus in an orbit similar to that of the Earth

Part I: Perturbations after alteration in a third-order theory
  • Osman M. Kamel
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Abstract

Motivated by the recent proposals of A. Abian, we introduce the physical and dynamical considerations for producing a second Earth-like planet on which life sustaining conditions may exist, and hence we acquire multiplication of the cosmic resources of the human race. We investigate the perturbations in our solar system after alteration, through a third order Hamiltonian planetary theory for the eight principal planets. The Hori-Lie theorem, the Jacobi-Radau coordinates, and the canonical variables of H. Poincaré are adopted.

Keywords

Solar System Canonical Variable Human Race Recent Proposal Dynamical Consideration 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Osman M. Kamel
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  1. 1.Astronomy Department, Faculty of SciencesCairo UniversityGizaEgypt

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