Restricted Three Body Problem with Stokes Drag Effect

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The existence and stability of stationary solutions of the restricted three body problem under the effect of the dissipative force, Stokes drag, are investigated. It is observed that there exist two non collinear stationary solutions. Further, it is also found that these stationary solutions are unstable for all values of the parameters.

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Jain, M. and Aggarwal, R. (2015) Restricted Three Body Problem with Stokes Drag Effect. International Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics, 5, 95-105. doi: 10.4236/ijaa.2015.52013.

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