English Title

On the motion of bodies around two fixed points of attraction

Authors

Leonhard Euler

Enestrom Number

301

Fuss Index

538

Original Language

Latin

Archive Notes

According to Jacobi, a treatise with this title was read to the Berlin Academy on April 5, 1759. According to St. Petersburg Academy records, it was presented to that Academy on December 1, 1760.

Content Summary

Euler considers the case in which a point moves in a plane, using elliptical integrals.

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1766

Written Date

1759

Original Source Citation

Novi Commentarii academiae scientiarum Petropolitanae, Volume 10, pp. 207-242.

Opera Omnia Citation

Series 2, Volume 6, pp.209-246.

Record Created

2018-09-25

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