Testing the Newton second law in the regime of small accelerations

  title={Testing the Newton second law in the regime of small accelerations},
  author={Vitorio A. de Lorenci and Max Fa{\'u}ndez-Abans and Jo{\~a}o Pedro Silva Pereira},
  journal={arXiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology},
It has been pointed out that the Newtonian second law can be tested in the very small acceleration regime by using the combined movement of the Earth and Sun around the Galactic center of mass. It has been shown that there are only two brief intervals during the year in which the experiment can be completed, which correspond to only two specific spots on the Earth surface. An alternative experimental setup is presented to allow the measurement to be made on Earth at any location and at any time… Expand
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