dynamicalFriction

Dynamical Friction

https://schema.space/metasat/dynamicalFriction

Description: Loss of momentum and kinetic energy of moving bodies through gravitational interactions with surrounding matter in space (source)

Example: None

Synonym(s): Gravitational Drag, Chandrasekhar Friction

Element Segments: Space Segment

Element Families: Orbital Mechanics



Crosswalk Identifiers

Microsoft Academic https://academic.microsoft.com/v2/detail/3038340
Unified Astronomy Thesaurus http://astrothesaurus.org/uat/422
WikiData Item https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q1268968