MOND laws of galactic dynamics

  title={MOND laws of galactic dynamics},
  author={Mordehai Milgrom},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  • M. Milgrom
  • Published 11 December 2012
  • Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
MOND predicts a number of laws that galactic systems should obey irrespective of their complicated, haphazard, and mostly unknowable histories -- as Kepler's laws are obeyed by planetary systems. The main purpose of this work is to show how, and to what extent, these MOND laws follow from only the paradigm's basic tenets: departure from standard dynamics at accelerations a<~a0, and space-time scale invariance in the limit a<<a0. Such predictions will be shared by all MOND theories that embody… 
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