On Some Critical Issues of the LAGEOS-Based Tests of the Lense-Thirring Effect
Lorenzo Iorio
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We summarize some critical issues pertaining the tests of the general relativistic Lense-Thirring effect performed by I. Ciufolini and coworkers in the gravitational field of the Earth with the geodetic satellites LAGEOS and LAGEOS II tracked with the Satellite Laser Ranging technique.

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L. Iorio, "On Some Critical Issues of the LAGEOS-Based Tests of the Lense-Thirring Effect," Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 2 No. 4, 2011, pp. 210-218. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2011.24029.

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