Photons and Fast Particles

  • Martin Harwit
Part of the Astronomy and Astrophysics Library book series (AAL)


When we discussed Newton’s laws of motion, we were careful to note that they only held under restricted conditions. All motions had to be described with respect to inertial frames of reference—frames at rest or moved at constant velocity with respect to the mean motion of ambient galaxies.


Black Hole Inertial Frame Lorentz Transformation Rest Mass Fast Particle 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Harwit
    • 1
  1. 1.Smithsonian InstitutionNational Air and Space MuseumUSA

Personalised recommendations