Special Relativity in General Frames: from Particles to Astrophysics

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Special relativity is the basis of many fields in modern physics: particle physics, quantum field theory, high-energy astrophysics, etc. This theory is presented here by adopting a four-dimensional point of view from the start. An outstanding feature of the book is that it doesn't restrict itself to inertial frames but considers accelerated and rotating observers. It is thus possible to treat physical effects such as the Thomas precession or the Sagnac effect in a simple yet precise manner. In the final chapters, more ...

Special Relativity in General Frames: From Particles to Astrophysics 2016, Springer

ISBN-13: 9783662520833

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Special Relativity in General Frames: From Particles to Astrophysics 2013, Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K, Berlin

ISBN-13: 9783642372759

2013 edition

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