## Elements and formulae of special relativity |

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### Contents

Kinematics | 1 |

Propagation of Light | 9 |

Mechanics of Single Bodies | 12 |

Copyright | |

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Elements and Formulae of Special Relativity: The Commonwealth and ... E. A. Guggenheim Limited preview - 2013 |

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8AX 8AZ A's sphere antisymmetric tensor assumption cartesian 4-vectors collision condition for thermal conservation of momentum constant curl curM deduce defined definition denote the velocity density derive Differentiating dPx dPy dPz dPy dPz dx dPz dx dy dx dy dz electric charge energy entropy equations fluid follows force acting four-dimensional analogue frame of reference Galilean reference system Hamilton's equations Hamiltonian ideal clocks ideal measuring-rod independent invariant with respect j-component kinematics Lagrangian length Lorentz contraction Lorentz transformation M-vector magnetic vector potential Minkowski moving non-zero components observer obtain paper entitled Pauli pre-relativistic approximation pre-relativistic formula pre-relativistic mechanics pre-relativistic theory quantities recall formulae reference frame relation relative motion relativistic mechanics rest rest-energy E0 rest-mass rewrite special relativity speed of light Substituting tanha temperature thermodynamic thermodynamic temperature three dimensions trans uniform uxPx vacuum velocity x-axis x-direction relative yumc2