The Role of Jupiter in the Formation of Planets

  1. E. Takahashi,
  2. R. Jeanloz and
  3. D. Rubie
  1. V. N. Zharkov

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM074p0007

Evolution of the Earth and Planets

Evolution of the Earth and Planets

How to Cite

Zharkov, V. N. (1993) The Role of Jupiter in the Formation of Planets, in Evolution of the Earth and Planets (eds E. Takahashi, R. Jeanloz and D. Rubie), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM074p0007

Author Information

  1. Department of Theoretical Physics, Institute of Physics of the Earth, Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Moscow 234820, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904658

Online ISBN: 9781118666692

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Keywords:

  • Earth—Origin;
  • Earth—Mantle;
  • Planets—Origin

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introdution

  • Observational Data

  • Models of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune

  • The Role of Jupiter in the Formation of Mars and Earth

  • Formation Time for Jupiter

  • On the Role of Jupiter in the Formation of the Giant Planets

  • Conclusion