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On the drag force on non-spherical dust grain

  • S. I. KRASHENINNIKOV (a1) and D. A. MENDIS (a1)

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It is shown that the direction of the drag force imposed on non-spherical grain by plasma flow is not necessarily aligned with the flow velocity. The implications of this fact for a grain dynamics are discussed.

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On the drag force on non-spherical dust grain

  • S. I. KRASHENINNIKOV (a1) and D. A. MENDIS (a1)

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