The dynamical structure of the MEO region: long-term stability, chaos, and transport

  title={The dynamical structure of the MEO region: long-term stability, chaos, and transport},
  author={J{\'e}r{\^o}me Daquin and Aaron J. Rosengren and Elisa Maria Alessi and Florent Deleflie and Giovanni B. Valsecchi and Alessandro Rossi},
  journal={Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy},
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