Photons and Fast Particles

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

Abstract

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

Keywords

Black Hole Inertial Frame Lorentz Transformation Fast Particle Relativity Principle 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Harwit
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  1. 1.Department of Astronomy, Space Sciences BuildingCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

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