ay45c4-page18 - y r0 M2 x M1 y = 0 x =(ε − 1 a M 0 is at...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: y r0 M2 x M1 y = 0, x = (ε − 1) a M 0 is at one focus; Hyperbola; single-pass orbit. Case of  = 1: From the de nition of ,  = 1 ) E = 0, i.e. total energy of system is zero. In this case the orbit is a parabola: ) 1 = 1 (1 + cos(  )) 0 r r0 2 y2 = r0 2r0x y r0 M2 x M1 r /2 0 Parabola. Single pass orbit. 77 ...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course AST 350 taught by Professor Dion during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online