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Trojan Asteroids Simulation

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Simulation of Trojan Asteroids of a Binary System

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Updated 08 Jan 2019

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Simulation of Trojan Asteroids of a Binary System

The 3D display is made in inertial frame or rotating frame linked to the binary system

Modify the parameters 'm1/m2/r12' in 'simTrojanInit.m' in order to change the binary system ( by default Sun / Jupiter )
Modify the parameter 'np' in the block 'initialization' in order Increase/decrease the number of asteroids ( by default 20 )
Modify the parameter 'n' in 'plot3D.m' in order to get remanent trajectories (set it to 50 or more )

Reference : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trojan_(celestial_body)

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p fontaine (2021). Trojan Asteroids Simulation (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/69845-trojan-asteroids-simulation), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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