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Internal Gravitational Field of a Thin Homogeneous Ring

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The potential of gravity forces is found inside a thin homogeneous ring when the ring’s mean radius is much larger than the diameter of its cross section. Rings with elliptic and almost circular cross sections are considered.

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Translated from Kosmicheskie Issledovaniya, Vol. 43, No. 4, 2005, pp. 260–268.

Original Russian Text Copyright © 2005 by Kasatkin.

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Kasatkin, G.V. Internal Gravitational Field of a Thin Homogeneous Ring. Cosmic Res 43, 245–253 (2005).

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