barycenter


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(astronomy) the common center of mass around which two or more bodies revolve

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Using distances from the center of Pluto instead of from the barycenter produces the same m values ([R.
If Hydra moves further out from the barycenter toward its QCM equilibrium orbital radius for m = 12 in the next few million years, then its position on the plot will improve but its m value will remain the same.
In retrospect, the Pluto system is probably more like a binary system than a system with a single central mass, with the moons beyond Charon in circumbinary orbits around the barycenter.
This algorithm can also be used in the logarithmic way, calculating the logarithmic barycenter of the class and the logarithmic middle between two consecutive logarithmic centers.
Keywords: barycenter heuristic, reorderable matrix, NP-completeness
The purpose of this paper is to discuss the role of the barycenter heuristic in ordering the rows and columns of the matrix.
In the barycenter heuristic we order the vertices according to the averages of their adjacent vertices in the opposite vertex set.
k-1]} (d = 2 or 3 is the space dimension) is an LBB stable Stokes element on the barycenter refined meshes provided that k [greater than or equal to] d [2,42] (see Figure 1.
d] on a barycenter refined mesh and k [greater than or equal to] d, the divergence free subspace of [X.
In the present paper we show that with barycenter refined meshes and k [greater than or equal to] d, direct discretizations of (1.
The goal is to look for signals of anisotropic light propagation as function of the laser beam alignment to the Earth's motion (solar barycenter motion) obtained by COBE.
This arises from the motion of the solar system barycenter, with a velocity [upsilon] = 371 [+ or -] 0.
5, for the same example, shows only one point in each disk, which is the barycenter of the poles.
of K as the simplicial complex with vertices the barycenters of the simplices of K, and whose simplices are finite non-empty collections of barycentres of simplices totally ordered by the face relations of K.