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Clock transport synchronization and the dragging of inertial frames for elliptical orbits

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It is shown that is is possible to test for the dragging of inertial frames in Einstein's theory of general relativity by using the discrepancy between clocks synchronized by clock transport in elliptical orbits. Possible experiments are discussed.

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Rosenblum, A., Treber, M. Clock transport synchronization and the dragging of inertial frames for elliptical orbits. Int J Theor Phys 27, 921–924 (1988). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00669299

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Keywords

  • Field Theory
  • General Relativity
  • Elementary Particle
  • Quantum Field Theory
  • Inertial Frame