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Type: Artigo de Periódico
Title: Influence Of Rotation On The Weight Of Gyroscopes As An Explanation For Flyby Anomalies
Author: Tajmar
M; Assis
AKT
Abstract: We consider two models which lead to the prediction of a weight change of gyroscopes depending on the rate of rotation: mass-energy equivalence and Weber's force for gravitation. We calculate the order of magnitude of this effect in both models and show that Weber's model predicts a weight change depending on the spin axis orientation resembling close similarities to observed Earth flyby anomalies. However, our predicted effect is much smaller than the observed effect, which could explain why flyby anomalies were not detected anymore in recent spacecraft trajectories.
Subject: Gyroscope
Weber's Law
Equivalence Between Mass And Energy
Flyby Anomaly
Editor: AMER SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHERS
Citation: Journal Of Advanced Physics. AMER SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHERS, n. 5, n. 2, p. 176 - 179.
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1166/jap.2016.1233
Address: http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/asp/jap/2016/00000005/00000002/art00010
Date Issue: 2016
Appears in Collections:Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos

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