Elementary Approach to Special Relativity [E-Book] / by Helmut Günther.
Günther, Helmut, (author)
1st edition 2020.
Singapore : Springer, 2020
X, 362 pages 77 illustrations (online resource)
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Table of Contents:
  • The Discovery of the Ether
  • The Ether and the Wave Equation
  • The Physical Elements of the Special Theory of Relativity
  • Where does the Wave Equation Come from?
  • The Wave Equation and the Third Axiom Lattice and the Continuum Crystalline Solid - Dislocations
  • The sine-Gordon Equation of a Dislocation Natural Measuring-Rods and Clocks Measuring-rods and Clocks in Motion
  • A Clock Paradox Measurement of the Critical Velocity
  • The Lorentz Transformation
  • The Linear Approximation of Special Relativity
  • The Principle of Relativity: The Lost Crystal
  • Two Axiomatic Systems for Special Relativity
  • The Twin Paradox.-The Doppler Effect.
  • Aberration
  • Tachyons and Causality Violation of Relativity
  • The Rediscovered Crystal Particles and Fields
  • A Particle Solution- the Inertia of Energy
  • The Michelson Experiment
  • Elastic Displacements and Waves
  • Eigen
  • Stresses and Dislocations
  • The Separation of Eigen Stresses
  • Particles and Tachyons
  • Tachyons of the Plastic Deformation
  • On the Problem of Causality: Particle
  • Tachyon Collisions.