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Relativity Matters: From Einstein's EMC2 to Laser Particle by Johann Rafelski

By Johann Rafelski

Rafelski provides exact Relativity in a language deemed obtainable to scholars with none topical education - fending off the weight of geometry, tensor calculus, and space-time symmetries – and but advancing in hugely modern context all of the method to learn frontiers. distinctive Relativity is gifted such that not anything continues to be a paradox or simply obvious, yet particularly is explained.

A textual content of comparable personality, content material, and scope, has now not been to be had ahead of. This textbook describes exact Relativity whilst inflexible fabric our bodies are brought describing the truth of physique contraction; it exhibits the relevance of acceleration and the required evolution of the theoretical framework whilst acceleration is important. This publication additionally offers the evolving perspectives of Einstein concerning the aether.

In addition to a cautious and ordinary advent to relativity whole with routines, labored examples and plenty of discussions, this quantity connects to present study themes in order that readers can discover particular Relativity from the root to the frontier.

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