Special Relativistic Motion

  • Donald Greenspan
Part of the Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering & Technology book series (MSSET)


Deterministic particle motion can also be studied in a relativistic context. We will do this in the present chapter. However, only pertinent concepts from special relativity will be defined and applied. In addition, we will concentrate on the fundamental problem of motion in one space dimension.


Particle Motion Special Relativity Inertial Frame Lorentz Transformation Decimal Place 
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© Birkhäuser Boston 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald Greenspan
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Texas at ArlingtonArlingtonUSA

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