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Relativity and the Dimensionality of the World

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2007 - 277 pages
The main focus of this volume is the question: is spacetime nothing more than a mathematical space (which describes the evolution in time of the ordinary three-dimensional ...
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Springer Handbook of Spacetime

Abhay Ashtekar, Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2014 - 950 pages
The Springer Handbook of Spacetime is dedicated to the ground-breaking paradigm shifts embodied in the two relativity theories, and describes in detail the profound reshaping ...
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Space, Time, and Spacetime: Physical and Philosophical Implications of ...

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2010 - 314 pages
Dedicated to the centennial anniversary of Minkowski's discovery of spacetime, this volume contains papers, most presented at the Third International Conference on the Nature ...
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From Illusions to Reality: Time, Spacetime and the Nature of Reality

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2013 - 160 pages
The greatest mystery in the world is its very existence. In our intellectual development, we all reach a turning point when we start asking the perennial existential questions ...
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Basic Concepts in Physics: From the Cosmos to Quarks

Masud Chaichian, Hugo Perez Rojas, Anca Tureanu - Science - 2013 - 377 pages
"Basic Concepts in Physics: From the Cosmos to Quarks" is the outcome of the authors' long and varied teaching experience in different countries and for different audiences ...
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Basic Relativity: An Introductory Essay

Péter Hraskó - Science - 2011 - 104 pages
This Brief presents a new way of introducing relativity theory, in which perplexing relativistic effects such as time dilation and Lorentz contraction are explained prior to ...
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Scattering Theory for Hyperbolic Operators

V. Petkov - Mathematics - 1989 - 374 pages
Scattering Theory for dissipative and time-dependent systems has been intensively studied in the last fifteen years. The results in this field, based on various tools and ...
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Minkowski Spacetime: A Hundred Years Later

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2010 - 326 pages
Celebrating the one hundredth anniversary of the 1909 publication of Minkowski’s seminal paper "Space and Time", this volume includes a fresh translation as well as the ...
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