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Does anyone recognize this precession matrix?

  1. Jan 31, 2012 #1
    Anyone know who was the originator of the matrix in the jpg file?
     

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  4. Jan 31, 2012 #3
    Thanks. The book costs about $75, but it's possible that I might get an inter library loan from some university here in Calif.

    I think the modern method is based on a 1976 paper by Lieske, et al. Expressions for Precession Quantities.
     
  5. Feb 1, 2012 #4
    You'll likely find a copy at some well-stocked university library. I once found a copy at the UC Berkeley campus library. You can search the UC catalog online at WorldCat: University of California Libraries I did so, and indeed it was there. You may also be able to search other university libraries from your home.
     
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