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Precessional Torques and Earth Rotation

  • W. V. R. Malkus

Abstract

This paper is devoted to a summary of an article by Malkus (1963) and to a discussion of some experiments suggested in that article.

Keywords

Boundary Layer Earth Rotation Toroidal Field Secondary Circulation Magnetohydrodynamic Equation 
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© Plenum Press 1966

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  • W. V. R. Malkus

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