Constructing the secular architecture of the solar system II: The terrestrial planets

@article{Brasser2009ConstructingTS,
  title={Constructing the secular architecture of the solar system II: The terrestrial planets},
  author={Ramon Brasser and Alessandro Morbidelli and Rodney Gomes and Kleomenis Tsiganis and Harold F. Levison},
  journal={arXiv: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics},
  year={2009}
}
We investigate the dynamical evolution of the terrestrial planets during the planetesimal-driven migration of the giant planets. A basic assumption of this work is that giant planet migration occurred after the completion of terrestrial planet formation, such as in the models that link the former to the origin of the Late Heavy Bombardment. The divergent migration of Jupiter and Saturn causes the g5 eigenfrequency to cross resonances of the form g5=gk with k ranging from 1 to 4. Consequently… 

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