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Basins of Attraction in the Copenhagen Problem Where the Primaries Are Magnetic Dipoles

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We deal with the Copenhagen problem where the two big bodies of equal masses are also magnetic dipoles and we study some aspects of the dynamics of a charged particle which moves in the electromagnetic field produced by the primaries. We investigate the equilibrium positions of the particle and their parametric variations, as well as the basins of attraction for various numerical methods and various values of the parameter λ.

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T. Kalvouridis and M. Gousidou-Koutita, "Basins of Attraction in the Copenhagen Problem Where the Primaries Are Magnetic Dipoles," Applied Mathematics, Vol. 3 No. 6, 2012, pp. 541-548. doi: 10.4236/am.2012.36082.

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